Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-228).
A new generation goes to college -- Who they are. Meet the millennials ; Life before college ; Millennials by the numbers ; Seven core traits -- What to do. Special ; Sheltered ; Confident ; Team-oriented ; Conventional ; Pressured ; Achieving -- What comes next. From boom to X : the parent transition ; Graduation and beyond ; The next great collegiate generation.
They are called the "Millennial generation." They include all Americans born since 1982. They are flooding into America's campuses. And they are nothing like the "Gen-X" youth who preceded them. Many college leaders wonder how they should respond to these new students. This book by America's leading generational experts helps them to find out. -- Publisher description.