Stories: New College Graduates & the Economy

June 2, 2009

College seniors have crossed the stage in their caps and gowns and moved those tassels from right to left. Now grads are trying to land that first the worst job market in decades. A recent survey says employers plan to hire 22 percent fewer college graduates this year than last. The tough job market has led some Central Pennsylvania grads to adjust their career plans. WPSU's Emily Reddy followed two college Seniors in the weeks before graduation as they attempted to enter the work world.