David Burstein Talk

David Burstein, documentary filmmaker, author and commentator on the Millennial generation was back on campus March 19 to talk about his new book, Fast Future. In his book he discusses how the Millennial generation is shaping the world and how he believes they can have the greatest impact. David believes history is at a crossroads affording this generation a unique opportunity to have a major impact. He spent an hour sharing his ideas with the thirty students and fielding questions which covered a broad range of topics including how to communicate your message and finding your passion. David's talk left everyone with plenty to think about and we appreciate him spending time with us again.   Written by Golda Eldridge … [Read more...]

Upcoming Guest Speaker David D. Burstein

Who Are the Millennials? The author of Fast Future, David D. Burstein, gets to the bottom of this question. He will be speaking on March 19, 6-7 PM in Monroe 346. In Fast Future we learn that: • Millennials are the most college educated generation in history. 40% of millennials are currently in college and 1 in 5 Millennials are college graduates. • Millennials are the most diverse generation in history. Only 61% of millennials are white. 17% of millennials are Latino, 15% are black, and 4% are Asian. • They are the most connected generation in history. More than 75% have a profile on a social networking site, One-in-five have posted a video of themselves online, 90% regularly use the internet. Click here for more information. … [Read more...]