Education: College by Newspaper

Settling into a soft chair in her San Diego apartment after dinner last Thursday, Susan Owara, 25, began leafing through the San Diego Evening Tribune. In the second section she found what she was looking for: a long article on "America and the Future of Man." She read it carefully, then clipped it out and stuck it in a manila folder. Across town, Schoolteacher Jim Fallen, 34, ripped out the piece and added it to a growing stack on a table in his bedroom. And across the U.S., from Decatur, Ala., to Saint Cloud,...

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