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"Under the dissolution of the Deutsche group, German universities will lose one-half, or 110, of their fraternities. Their houses henceforth will be used as Nazi meeting-halls; and their resplendent regalia will be replaced by the Nazi brown shirt. Likewise, instead of the colorful ceremonies, demonstrations and political discussions will be the order of the day...[The commandeering of the universities] was undertaken because the Nazis at last recognized the significance of the universities as a means to the 'totalitarian' formation of the new German world.... Under the new German law, membership in the Hitler Youth and student organizations is indispensable for a professional career."

The image posted above depicts a building on the campus of Heidelberg University. "Today shadows have fallen upon the once-proud German universities. The professors have been forced out of the temples of learning or driven into exile or subjected to a subtle pressure which has changed their academic detachment into clumsy conformity with Hitler's ideals."

Click here to read Hitler's plan for German youth."

     


The Universities Under Hitler (Literary Digest, 1935)

The Universities Under Hitler (Literary Digest, 1935)

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