JUST TRYING TO FIGURE IT OUT. That’s the focus of 15-year-old Tavi Gevinson's talk (and now the Oak Park high schooler and editor of the super-cool Rookie is 17 years old; as May 1 approaches, we wonder where she’s going to college?).
What great advice for all of our kids: you’re just figuring it out, it’s the job of adolescence. And, as our own kids prepare to apply to colleges, we are reminded to reassure them that it’s okay to be undecided about what to study in college or do with their lives. We are all just figuring it out. Still.