Teresa Mahony http://ripr.org en The Silver Boom: College at 50 and Beyond http://ripr.org/post/silver-boom-college-50-and-beyond <p></p><p>We continue our series on aging in Rhode Island with a look at the fastest growing student group at Rhode Island College and the University of Rhode Island: students 50 and older.</p><p>RIPR Education Reporter Elisabeth Harrison takes us to the RIC campus to find out why these students are returning to college, and what challenges they face when they get there.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 11:03:13 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 11904 at http://ripr.org The Silver Boom: College at 50 and Beyond