Monthly Archives: August 2020

5 Timely Rules for Adventure From an Iconic Cartoon


Fire up the transmogrifier and we’ll see you out there I discovered Bill Watterson’s comic strip Calvin and Hobbes in elementary school on a family—a copy of Something Under the Bed is Drooling suddenly appeared on the floor of my family’s minivan. The book’s foreword made a lofty promise only a kid would take at […]

Our Favourite Advice from Iconic Graduation Speakers

Iconic Graduation Speakers

Good advice from a few people who’ve been there and back again. In 1974, Kurt Vonnegut asked the graduating classes of Hobart and William Smith Colleges, “What should young people do with their lives today?” Like any good graduation speaker, he answered his own rhetorical question: “Many things, obviously. But the most daring thing is […]