Two Vassar students were among some 400 students from 80 colleges and universities attending the First Intercollegiate Conference on Disarmament and Arms Control, organized by three seniors at Swarthmore College.  Twenty-five of the nation’s leading nongovernmental experts in the field led 20 seminars at the three-day conference.
President Kennedy praised the conference for promoting, “an increased awareness of the need for responsible and informed public understanding.”      The New York Times