Millennial Job Prospects Brightening, Are Employers Ready?

Posted on: December 15th, 2010

My first video blog post focuses on the recent good news regarding Millennial employment. With the stock market up strongly yesterday, encouraged by indications that consumers are spending again, the job market for unemployed and underemployed Millennials appears to be...

College Loans: A High Price to Pay?

Posted on: December 13th, 2010

While British college students riot over rising college costs, they actually have a bargain relative to U.S. students.┬áMarket Watch suggests U.S. students may get a better deal in the U.K. …. the cost for an overseas undergraduate at St. Andrews...

Apartment Living, Millennial Style

Posted on: December 9th, 2010

Millennials are making different choices about where to live, just as they are making different decisions about what to drive, watch, read, eat, play and spend their leisure time. When I am not teaching in South Bend, I live and...

Food Habits in a Time Shifted World

Posted on: December 4th, 2010

A Newsweek article last month suggested that food has become an indicator of class in America (“What Food Says About Class in America”). While educated and affluent consumers agonize over buying organic and locally grown foods, economically disadvantaged people are...