Although it had accomplished its original task, preparation for the decennial Middle States accreditation review, President Smith instructed the Overview Committee to continue to evaluate Vassar’s future mission. The committee's chair, Professor of English Elizabeth Daniels, said all five areas to be studied arose from the Comprehensive Plan, developed at the time of the college's decision to become coeducational: identity of the student body; breadth of education; student support services; coeducation; financial and budgetary matters.     The Miscellany News