Gap Year Articles

Time Out or Burn Out for the Next Generation
Harvard College
https://college.harvard.edu/admissions/apply/first-year-applicants/considering-gap-year

Gap Years:  What Does the Research Say?
Student Conservation Association
https://www.thesca.org/connect/blog/gap-years-what-does-research-say

The Need For Discovery Gap Years, Microinternships As Students Choose College
Forbes, September 10, 2019
https://www.forbes.com/sites/michaelhorn/2019/09/10/the-need-for-discovery-gap-years-microinternships-as-students-choose-college/

Making a Gap Year More Than an Overseas Vacation
Chronicle of Higher Education, January 22, 2019
https://www.chronicle.com/article/Making-a-Gap-Year-More-Than-an/245521

Welcome to College. Now Take a Year Off
Wall Street Journal, December 25, 2018
https://www.wsj.com/articles/welcome-to-college-now-take-a-year-off-11545742801

The Best Freshman Year Is a Gap Year
Chronicle of Higher Education, June 3, 2018
https://www.chronicle.com/article/The-Best-Freshman-Year-Is-a/243563

What are the advantages of a gap year before college?
Colorado Academy News, March 9, 2018
https://news.coloradoacademy.org/advantages-gap-year-college/

Closing the Gap Year Gap
Usable Knowledge, Harvard Graduate School of Education, May 17, 2016
https://www.gse.harvard.edu/news/uk/16/05/closing-gap-year-gap

Starting college? Here’s why you should think about a gap year
The Conversation, May 29, 2016
https://theconversation.com/starting-college-heres-why-you-should-think-about-a-gap-year-58700

How a Gap Year Can Make Students Successful
US News & World Report, September 23, 2014
https://www.usnews.com/education/best-colleges/articles/2014/09/23/how-a-gap-year-can-make-students-successful

As Jan. 1 Application Deadline Nears, an Argument for a Yearlong Breather
New York Times, December 27, 2011
https://thechoice.blogs.nytimes.com/author/robert-clagett/