3/16/2010

Millennials and beyond

For the past few years, the Millennial generation has been a hot topic on the University of Baltimore campus. Whether you're a Millennial yourself, or you're interested in teaching them, here are two fascinating reports:

Millennials: A Portrait of Generation Next, from the Pew Research Center
A lot of things have been said about Millennials. This study from the Pew Research Center actually has the research to back it up. Look beyond the sweeping generalizations to see how different (or similar) the Millennials are to previous generations.

Generation M2: Media in the lives of 8-18 Year-Olds, from the Kaiser Family Foundation
TV. Internet. Radio. Media pervades every aspect of kids' lives today. This study looks at the media usage habits of 8-18 year olds. Although they're in middle school or high school now, they'll be coming to UB soon!

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