Reporter from Money Magazine Looking for Students to InterviewAugust 26th, 2008 · 3 comments
A Major Choice
I chatted this morning with a reporter from Money Magazine (over 8 million readers per month). She’s working on an article about choosing a college major. She asked me to help her find students to interview.
Specifically, she is interested in people who match one of the following three descriptions:
- Recent graduates who landed jobs unrelated to their majors.
- Students who switched from a major they didn’t like to one they do like.
- Students who received good advice or assistance from their parents during the major choosing process.
If you match one of these three descriptions and want to be interviewed for the article, drop me an e-mail at author [at] calnewport.com. I’ll forward your information to the reporter. I encourage you to participate as this is a great venue to spread some useful advice to potentially millions of parents.
As long as I’m writing an administrative post, I’ll note the following: