By JENNIFER PITTMAN
Posted March 28, 2003
Silicon Valley / San Jose Business Journal
When the Internet economy slumped, Nikki Pope headed back to school for a law degree.
The 45-year-old from San Jose prepared herself for the grind of studying, a return to the student life and for the company of students about half her age. Sometimes, when the conversation among her study partners turns to boys, clothes and the next keg party, Ms. Pope rolls her eyes. (MORE)