The Proxy Review Committee, AAVC, and the religion, political science, and economics departments held a three-day conference on “Social Responsibility in Corporate America.” United States Senator Jacob K. Javits of New York and Fred T. Allen, president and chairmen of the board of Pitney-Bowes spoke on government regulation of business.

The Proxy Review Committee, formed in 1975 to advise the trustees on investment and stockholder voting decisions, included members of the faculty, administration, alumnae, and students.