Taking stock of its budget, Yale University last week ordered a minor
touch of austerity. Beginning next fall, there will be fewer campus
guards around, and no maids at all. Yale students, who have been making
their own beds since World War II, will do their own sweeping and
dusting, too, for an estimated saving to the university of $160,000 a
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