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Higher Education for all

"Higher Education for All," Round Table, January 25, 1948. Left to right: T. R. McConnell, Louis Wirth, and Earl J. McGrath. T. R. McConnell was a member of President Truman's Commission on Higher Education, which predicted a doubling of college students by 1960. Louis Wirth, a frequent Round Table panelist, called the finding "fantastic."