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Growing up with JFK stories

An update from Jackie, sophomore majoring in advertising in Meadows School of the Arts and minoring in business in Cox School of Business: The Kennedy name has been familiar to me since I was old enough to understand the importance of people in history. It was not deliberate, however, my first name, Jacqueline, was already chosen when Jackie O passed away a week before I was born. My maternal grandmother's family had a strong interest in history and politics; and because the Kennedys had been part of my grandmother's era, I grew up hearing a great deal about them. My grandmother has countless books in her possession that profile all aspects of JFK in regards to politics, his presidency, his [...]

2013-10-18T11:11:51+00:00 October 18th, 2013|Generation Y Studies JFK's Life and Times|