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

Monday, September 10, 2018, Noon, Lunch at the Omni Hotel.  Carla Williams, Director of Athletic Programs, UVA.

Monday, November 12, 2018, Noon, Lunch at the Omni Hotel.  Speaker to be announced.

Monday, February 11, 2019, Noon, Lunch at the Omni Hotel.  Louis P. Nelson, Associate Provost for Outreach and Professor, Architectural History, UVA.  “Status Report: Commission on Slavery at the University.”

Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 5-7 PM, Spring Reception at the Colonnade Club. No formal program.

A Retired Faculty Spring Lunch will be hosted by President James E. Ryan on a date to be announced.

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Past Events

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

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, February 13, 2018, Noon, Lunch at the Omni Hotel.  Peter M. Grant, Chair of the University of Virginia Third Century Campaign and Founding Partner of Anchormarck Holdings, LLC, spoke about the Third Century Campaign.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Noon, Lunch at the 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, Lunch at the 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, Lunch at the 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, Lunch at the 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, Lunch at the 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, Lunch at the 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, Lunch at the 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, Lunch at the Omni Hotel. Frederick P. Hitz , Senior Lecturer in Public Policy., The Batten School, spoke on  “Anti-terrorism and the Role of Espionage: Why Spy?”