November 12, 1999
New Book Says College Is for Everyone -- as Long as It Isn't Virtual
A forthcoming book encourages working adults to go back to college and earn degrees, but its author warns against choosing a virtual campus. The author, Carole S. Fungaroli, says that distance education fails to deliver the most important aspect of higher education -- inspiration.
"At its best, the traditional campus can make you fall in love with something," Ms. Fungaroli says in an interview. A lecturer at Georgetown University, Ms. Fungaroli says her own