The world's richest university last week became the owner of one of the
world's supposedly swankest hotels. The late Robert Walton Goelet
('02), Manhattan real estate tycoon, bequeathed to Harvard Manhattan's
31-year-old Ritz-Carlton (assessed value: $3,675,000). Harvard will
operate the hotel, give Harvard men (and others) an opportunity to
advance education by stopping there.
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