Education: Education

At Columbia, President Nicholas Murray Butler accepted the Casa Italiana, $315,000 hall donated by U. S. men of Italian descent as an expression of goodwill.

Harvard announced plans for an international debate against a team to be composed of students from three English universities. The subject to be debated (in Cambridge, Mass.): "Resolved, That the only effective attitude toward war is an uncompromising "pacifism" Harvard will take the affirmative.

Yale appointed Charles Seymour, suave & able Chairman of the History Department, to be Provost of the University; appointed also Shakespearean Actor Douglas W. Ross...

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