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Calendar 2016-2017

Schedule of Program Meetings for all Retired Faculty



In 2016-2017 all BCARF Program Meetings will be held on Thursdays from 11:30 AM to 1:30 P.M in the STM Library Auditorium, 117  Lake St. on the Brighton campus.

A light luncheon of sandwiches, accompaniments and beverages will be served. 
The John Donovan Suite for Retired Faculty is on the third floor.


Note that all regular BCARF activities will be held on Thursdays in 2016 -2017

 Program Meetings are scheduled for 117 Lake Street, Room 113, (the auditorium of the Theology and Ministry Library) 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM with lecture beginning at Noon.  Light buffet of sandwiches and beverages is served.

 Book Club meets from 10:00 AM to 11:45 AM John Donovan Suite Rm 302, 3 Lake St.

 Research Seminar meets Noon to 1:30 PM in First Floor Conference Room 3 Lake St with a light luncheon served.

 Executive Committee meets from Noon to 1:30 PM in the John Donovan Suite, Room 302, 3 Lake St.

 Art Museum Tours to be scheduled.

The titles of the Program Meetings, the topics of the Research Seminars, and the book choices of the Retired Faculty Book Club may be found on the Activities and Events page.

September 17  10.00 am Book Club, Donovan Suite, 3 Lake St.


                  Thursday, September 15, Noon Executive Committee

                  Thursday, September 22, 10:00 a.m. Book Club

                  Thursday, September 22, Noon Research Seminar

                  Thursday, September 29, 11:30 a.m Program Meeting


                  Thursday, October 6, Noon Executive Committee

                  Thursday, October 13, 10:00 a.m. Book Club

                  Thursday, October 13, Noon Research Seminar

                  Thursday, October 20, 11:30 a.m. Program Meeting

                  Thursday, October 27, 11:00 a.m. McMullen Museum: Tour and Exhibit


                  Thursday, November 3, Noon Executive Committee

                  Thursday, November 10, 10:00 a.m. Book Club

                  Thursday, November 10, Noon Research Seminar

                  Thursday, November 17, 11:30 a.m. Program Meeting


                  Thursday, December 8, 10:00 a.m. Book Club


                  Thursday, January 12, Noon Executive Committee

                  Thursday, January 19, 10:00 a.m. Book Club

                  Thursday, January 26, 11:30 a.m. Program Meeting


                  Thursday, February 9, Noon Executive Committee

                  Thursday, February 16, 10:00 a.m. Book Club

                  Thursday, February 16, Noon Research Seminar

                  Thursday, February 23, 11:30 a.m. Program Meeting


                  Thursday, March 9, Noon Executive Committee

                  Thursday, March 16, 10:00 a.m. Book Club

                  Thursday, March 16, Noon Research Seminar

                  Thursday, March 23, 11:30 a.m. Program Meeting


                  Thursday, April 6, Noon Executive Committee

                  Thursday, April 20, 10:00 a.m. Book Club

                  Thursday, April 20, Noon Research Seminar

                  Thursday, April 27, 11:30 a.m. Program Meeting


                  Thursday, May 4, Noon Executive Committee

                  Thursday, May 11, 10:00 a.m. Book Club

                  Thursday, May 11, Noon Research Seminar

                  Thursday, May 18, 11:30 a.m. Program Meeting

                  Wednesday, May 24, 5:30 p.m. Annual Banquet in the Murray Room of Yawkey Center


                  Thursday, June 1, Executive Commit­tee Transition Meeting, Donovan Suite

Guided Museum Tours


 Honorary member and McMullen Art Museum docent Peg Dwyer leads members on informative tours of each new exhibit at the University’s McMullen Art Museum.  Contact : Peg Dwyer




Annual Year-end Banquet


 SAVE THE DATE : May 24, 2017

The annual year-end Retired Faculty Banquet is held in May.

 Come for a fabulous dinner, awards, welcoming of newly retired faculty and an all around great time.

5:30 PM Cocktails, 6:30 PM Dinner

Murray Conference Room on the 4th Floor of the Yawkey Athletic Center.