Leaving college with a diploma and a whole bunch of questions

McCaskill, Mary Grace
February 1999
Christian Science Monitor;2/16/99, Vol. 91 Issue 55, p15
Presents the thoughts of a recent college graduate. Her experience abroad at the University of Heidelberg in Germany; Why she doubts her intelligence; What she learned at college; Why she went.


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