The student conference committee met with the trustee executive committee to discuss the possibility of placing student observer on the board of trustees. SGA President- elect Ross Goodman ‘79 reported, “the Trustees were very open, informal, and even funny. They were very candid and there was an open, honest air.”     The Miscellany News

 In the 1978-79 academic year, Goodman served as a trial student observer and, subsequently the student government president was invited as an observer to all full meeting of the board.