Mark and the Millennials –
How do you file tax returns? How do you cook yourself dinner? UC Berkeley’s newest class, adulting, will answer all those questions.
The very hashtag friendly course aims to address blindspots in the education of America’s youth. Skills once considered to be common sense, are now the focal point of this new class.
SFGATE reports that the class was conceived by 20-year-old Belle Lau, a college junior. She was quoted by SFGate “We realized the things we don’t learn in school are topics like taxes and just how to take care of yourself.”
So far, the class has been a huge success. The debut semester of the class saw 100 applicants for a limited space of only 30 seats. This year, Berkeley will be expanding the class to two sessions. read more