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Youth Infusion: Arrival Of USU Students Each Fall Changes Logan 'Vibe'

Goodbye boomers, hello zoomers.

For Logan this week, that means summer citizens from Arizona and elsewhere have headed home while Utah State University students are arriving for the fall semester, resulting in a dramatic change in atmosphere.


Of course, not all of the incoming students are members of the 24-and-under age group known by demographers as Gen Z, or zoomers, and a good number of Logan’s summer seniors predate the baby boom that started in 1946, but you get the idea. Read the rest of the story on


This story is made possible thanks to a community reporting partnership between The Herald Journal and Utah Public Radio.