To all of you who graduated and have a secure job (with benefits!), congrats!
Bonus points to you if you graduated with a major that didn’t necessarily promise a steady income and have a secure job — who said the engineers and the premed students were the only ones with promising futures?
You worked hard during undergrad to turn that internship into your dream job, or you slept with the right person/people to get to where you’re at today. Either way, you all are truly the stars of our generation; you are the young adults that my mom would probably be proud of.
However, to those of us who weren’t so fortunate to land a job or even a paid internship remotely close to the career that we want to head towards: