June edited June in College Life. But in my experience, that is a lot easier said than done. I am not sure if I am being insensitive or if I have a right to be a little annoyed. I'm currently on break from college right now and decided to come home for the summer. Naturally, I've been spending a lot of time with my bf from high school. We've been together for six years now.
There’s Levels To This: Does It Matter If Your Man Is As Educated As You?
The Truth About "Mixed-Collar" Dating — From the People Who Make These Relationships Work
Remember Me? Buzz Articles Advanced Search. Forum Relationships Relationship Advice Dating someone with lower education. Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 10 of Thread: Dating someone with lower education. Dating someone with lower education On a recent trip abroad I became really aware that nowdays people really pay attention to what degree you have or what job.
Dating different educational levels
I was at a speed dating event last night for the second time. Just like the first time, it was full of smart, pretty, successful women in their thirties and forties and men of similar ages with manual labor jobs and a few running their own manual labor businesses but no men of equivalent professional or educational status except for one doctor. Why he was there, I do not know, as he made it clear that he was not really looking to date anyone.
Apart from weakened labor protections and the uneven distribution of productivity gains to workers, marital trends can play a role in maintaining inequality as well. Sociologists such as Robert Mare and Kate Choi argue that the tendency for people to marry people like themselves extends to the realms of income, educational level, and occupation—which means richer people marry those with similar levels of wealth and income. Marriages that unite two people from different class backgrounds might seem to be more egalitarian, and a counterweight to forces of inequality. But recent research shows that there are limitations to cross-class marriages as well.