Purpose

The Retired Faculty Association of the University of Virginia (RFA) will provide a means for communication between the University of Virginia and its retired faculty, and permit the scheduling of events and programs for its members on a continuing basis.

News Archive

Schedule

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, February 13, 2018, Noon Luncheon, Omni Hotel.     Peter M. Grant, Chair of the University of Virginia Third Century Campaign and Founding Partner of Anchormarck Holdings, LLC, will speak about the Third Century Campaign.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018, Noon to 1:30 P.M., President Sullivan’s Lunch for Retired Faculty, Grand Ball Room, Boar’s Head Inn Pavilion.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 5-7 PM, Spring Reception at the Colonnade Club.  No formal program.

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Past Events

Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Noon Luncheon, Omni Hotel.  Jefferson Looney, Daniel P. Jordan Editor of the Papers of Thomas Jefferson at Monticello, spoke on “Mr. Jefferson Founds a University: When, Where, and How.”

Tuesday, September 12, 2017, Noon Luncheon, Omni Hotel.    Jon Oliver, Executive Associate Athletics Director, University of Virginia Department of Athletics, spoke about the College Sports World Today.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 5-7 PM, Spring Reception at the Colonnade Club.  No formal program.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017, Noon to 1:30 P.M., President Sullivan’s Lunch for Retired Faculty, Grand Ball Room, Boar’s Head Inn Pavilion.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017, Noon Luncheon, Omni Hotel.      Risa L. Goluboff, John Allan Love Professor of Law, Professor of History, and Dean of the University of Virginia School of Law, spoke on “Civil Liberties vs the Police: Then and Now.”

Tuesday, November 15, 2016, Noon Luncheon, Omni Hotel.    Karin Bonding, CFA, a retired lecturer from the McIntire School of Commerce, who has an interest in managing finances in retirement, spoke on “The Ever Changing Financial Landscape.”

Monday, September 19, 2016, Noon Luncheon, Omni Hotel.    Brian Hogg, Senior Historic Preservation Planner, Office of the Architect for the University, spoke on “Rotunda and University Renovations: Interesting Findings Encountered.”

Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 5-7 PM, Spring Reception at the Colonnade Club.  No formal program.

Monday, March 7, 2016, Noon to 1:30 P.M., President Sullivan’s Lunch for Retired Faculty, Grand Ball Room, Boar’s Head Inn Pavilion.

Monday, February 15, 2016, Noon Luncheon, Omni Hotel.           A. E. Dick Howard, White Burkett Miller Professor of Law and Public Affairs, spoke on “Magna Carta’s American Adventure: From King John’s Time to John Roberts’ Court?”

Tuesday, November 17, 2015, Noon Luncheon, Omni Hotel.  William J. Antholis , Director and CEO of the Miller Center of Public Affairs, spoke on “Future Directions of the Miller Center.”

Tuesday, September 15, 2015, Noon Luncheon, Omni Hotel.  Frederick P. Hitz , Senior Lecturer in Public Policy., The Batten School, spoke on  “Anti-terrorism and the Role of Espionage: Why Spy?”