Fact and Rumor.

Columbia College opened on Monday.

There will be no recitation in Fine Arts 3 to-morrow.

A law department is about to be established at Cornell.

The meeting of the H. A. A. last evening was well attended.

Eleven '86 Yale men have entered Harvard professional schools.

The University of New York has started a paper called the "University."

The Yale Glee Club has just been organized for the coming year, and contains nineteen members.

The announcement of the assignment of scholarships will be posted on Wednesday morning, Oct. 13.

It is very probable that the senior meeting for the election of class day officers will be held in Sever 11.

The changes in electives must be made before November 1st. An hour has been set aside for this purpose.

President Dwight, of Yale, tendered his first reception to the officers and students of the college on Wednesday.

One hundred and fifteen men have signified their intention to take voluntary instruction in elocution this year.

Willard, '87 will not be able to play foot-ball for several days owing to his injury received in the game with "Tufts."

Wednesday afternoon students going to the boat house to row found the premises locked and were unable to gain admission.

The "Acharnians" of Aristophanes, which was produced in Philadelphia last spring by the students of the University of Pennsylvania, will be presented at the Academy of Music, in New York, November 19.

Dr. Channing's interesting and concise lecture on American Colonial History was much enjoyed by the members of History 13 yesterday.