September 3, 2003
Beloit College Releases 'Mind-Set List' for Class of 2007
Most students entering college this fall were born in 1985. To help faculty members understand and overcome the cultural-reference gap between those students and themselves, Beloit College has released its sixth annual "Mind-Set List."
The list helps counteract "hardening of the references," says Tom McBride, a humanities professor at the college and co-editor of the list.
Following is this year's list: