Education: Rhodes Riches

Rhodes Riches

Since their foundation 23 years ago, the Rhodes scholarships at Oxford for U. S. students have increased—due to wise investment—from £300 to £350 and finally to £400 (12,000) (TIME, Oct. 5). The Rhodes trustees have also, lately, been in a position to undertake the erection of a Rhodes House at Oxford, to form an annex to the Bodleian Library and a centre for students of politics in the English-speaking world and for African students. Last week at the annual Rhodes dinner Trustee Sir Otto Beit announced still another Rhodes innovation—a...

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