Education: Chairs for the Exiled

When the Allies sliced Berlin four ways, the Russians got the University of Berlin. Last week U.S. authorities had approved a school for their zone which will start in where the University of Berlin leaves off. Their model is Princeton's Institute for Advanced Study, which an exiled German scholar named Albert Einstein first put on the map.

German scientists and educators thought up the idea, got a quick yes from the U.S. military government. They hope to recruit some of the faculty for the German School of Advanced Studies from scholars exiled by the Nazis. Courses will be taught in German and...

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