UCF Forum
 

Description

The University of Central Florida (UCF) Forum is a weekly series of opinion columns presented by the UCF News & Information. The columns are the opinions of the writers, who serve on the UCF Forum panel of faculty members, staffers and students for a year. A new column is posted each Wednesday at UCF Today and then broadcast between 7:50 and 8 a.m. Sunday on WUCF-FM (89.9).

Publication Date

9-4-2013

Keywords

Tedium; Ennui; Purpose; Attitude; Relationships

Introduction

In late August, three teenagers in Oklahoma targeted and murdered a random jogger for no other reason than because they were bored. The story is heartbreaking, maddening, and chilling, and it’s made even more so by their explanation: boredom.

Subjects

Boredom; College students; Education; Students; Attitude (Psychology)

Creator (Linked Data)

Holic, Nathan(VIAF); Holic, Nathan(LC)

Collection

UCF Forum

Type

article

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