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Sociology Professor Tim Clydesdale releases new book, ‘The Purposeful Graduate’

150102_TCHeadshot_9891-EditIn his latest book, TCNJ professor of sociology Tim Clydesdale urges colleges to ask their students, “how might you lead a meaningful life?” This latest release entitled, “The Purposeful Graduate: Why Colleges Must Talk to Students About Vocation,” demonstrates how impactful the exploration of these ideas can be for students. Professor Clydesdale adds a new factor to the national discussion of the value of college, saying, “The very purpose of college itself (is) to educate and graduate thoughtful, purposeful and globally aware citizen leaders.”

For a further look into Professor Clydesdale’s new book, you can read his full interview with Inside Higher Ed here.



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