Education: The Army Disposes

U.S. college students and colleges finally learned their wartime fate last week. For the colleges it was worse than they had feared. As President Roosevelt signed the teen-age draft bill, making most of their students draftable, he said he would soon announce a plan to use "certain colleges and universities for the training of a limited number of men of the armed forces for highly specialized duties." The plan had already been outlined to Congress when the bill passed:

> Some 100,000 uniformed men, picked by competitive examination regardless of whether they have previously attended college or could afford tuition, will...