HERE COME THE WAR BABIES!: Colleges Are Ill Prepared for Their Invasion


U.S. Colleges Are Ill Prepared for Their Invasion

AS HE gives informal talks to alumni across the U.S., the dean of admissions of a famous Ivy League university likes to give the old grads a jolt. "If you were to apply for your alma mater today," he is quoted as saying, "only 20% of you would get it." In that particular ploy, the dean is not alone. Says Acting President Archibald Macintosh of Haverford College : "I have occasionally talked to alumni about getting into Haverford today and...

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