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March 20, 2014 at 5:17 pm

Alum with Political Science Minor Editing Tire Review

Ohio University alum Kristen Criswell is associate editor of Tire Review.

“The 2009 graduate of the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University, with a degree in magazine journalism and a minor in political science, brings a wealth of experience from assignments as digital media specialist at Little Rock Air Force Base, publicist at Vance Air Force Base and stints as a contributing writer with both the Toledo Free Press and Southeast Ohio Magazine,” according to the Tire Review website.

Her recent blog post is on “Understanding Y.”

I am a Millennial, a card-carrying member of Generation Y.

If you were to Google “Millennials,” a multitude of negative, positive, educated and uneducated views about the generation will appear. And, for each of these positive or negative stereotypes, I can find a friend who fits that mold.

Hundreds of journalists, bloggers and scholars have been trying to figure out what makes Millennials tick and what the generation’s impact will be on the country and the future.

I’m not here to debate or defend the merits of my generation. Nor am I here to over analyze Millennials. I want to help you understand us in a way that’ll help your business.

Read more of her article.

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