The Daily Eastern News

Ignore generational distinctions; unite with other generations

Mercury Bowen, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2018

Too often, young adults are forced to overcome the distinction inflicted upon us because of our age. No longer simply a classification, the term “Millennial” has become a label designating stereotypical characteristics. Words such as “lazy” or “selfish” pop up in the subconscious, based simply upo...

Column: Our generation is not the dumbest one

Shelby Niehaus, Opinion Editor

January 12, 2017

One of my professors asked me to read a selection from Mark Bauerlein's hit social commentary The Dumbest Generation as winter pre-reading for a class. I tried to swallow my pride while I read it, but it can be hard to remain neutral when you go into an experience already implicitly insulted. Dumbest...

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