Faculty members, have you ever returned a set of final exams or end-of-term projects only to have younger students complain that they deserved a “break”
There are several articles on the internet with lists of things that younger people shouldn’t say to older people and vice versa. I’d like to
“How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you was?” Satchel Paige (1906-1982) I just assigned this quotation as an essay prompt
Are Millennials really self-centered? Are Boomers all workaholics? In their 2008 article, Johnson and Lopes reject the belief that workers can be judged by stereotypes of their generations.
We all know that there is a trend toward an older society and, in turn, an older workforce. This trend is rooted in decreased birth rates, economic challenges facing those of traditional retirement age, and a changing definition of what constitutes “old.” Some theorists even champion the idea of the “third age”—