An Online Kingdom Come

How Liberty U. became an unexpected model for the future of higher education

Chris Tyree for The Chronicle

More than 800 people work in Liberty’s online-recruitment division, housed in a former Sears.
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Maybe Jerry Falwell was right.

The late evangelist always figured that most people would dismiss anything that started in this little city, where he founded Liberty University.

"They think of my hometown as a rather primitive Blue Ridge Mountain...

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