Tag: Millennials

Bernie Sanders’ low voter turnout due to spring break

Younger demographics are infamous for consistently having less voter turnout in the presidential elections. However, Democratic presidential candidate, Bernie Sanders, is gaining a tremendous amount of support from younger audiences. He is leading in the Democratic field among millennials, capturing around 84 percent of voters ages 17 to 29. Despite an overwhelming amount of support… Read More

Millennials bringing increased diversity to the United States

A group of racially diverse people

Born between 1982 and 2000, Millennial Americans make up more of the population than ever before.   On Thursday, the U.S. Census Bureau released a report that showed there are over 83 million millennials in the United States, composing of over a quarter of our total population.   Earlier this year, the projected number of millennials was… Read More

WhatsApp: A networking trend among millennials

Individuals in business attire sitting around a white conference table

Days of lengthy in-person meetings may soon become a thing of the past. In the Kenyan town Maru and the Tanzanian city Arusha, WhatsApp has been successfully implemented as a platform for health workers’ communication.   Generation Y has been bred to communicate best in quick, electronic snippets of information. This leaves the impression that… Read More