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Schedule of General Meetings for all Retired Faculty

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In 2015-2016 all BCARF General Meetings will be held on Thursdays from Noon to 1.45 P.M.in the first floor conference room at 3 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 2014 -2015

 Program Meetings are scheduled for 117 Lake Street, Room 113, (the auditorium of the Theology and Ministry Library) 11.30 AM to 1.45 PM with lecture beginning at Noon.  Light buffet of sandwiches and beverages is served.

 Book Club meets from 10.30 AM to 11.45 AM John Donovan Suite Rm 302, 3 Lake St.

 Research Seminar meets Noon to 1.45 PM in First Floor Conference Room 3 Lake St with a light luncheon served.

 Executive Committee meets from Noon to 1.45 PM in the John Donovan Suite, Room 302, 3 Lake St.

 Art Museum Tours to be scheduled


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

The subject for discussion is Girl on the Train.

September 17 Noon Research Seminar, 1st floor conference room, 3 Lake St.

Philip G. Altbach J. Donald Monan Research Professor (Emeritus), Lynch School of Education, and Director of the Center for International Education, will present his work on "Trends in Global Higher Education"


September 24 11.30 am to 2.00 pm Program Meeting,  STM Library Auditorium 117 Lake St. Room 113

Sandra Waddock, Carroll School of Management

"Healers, Connectors, and Sensemakers: Academics as Intellectual Shamans"

Professor Waddock, Galligan Chair of Strategy and Professor of Management in CSOM, is the author or editor of eleven books and numerous essays on corporate responsibility and management education.  Her most recent book is INTELLECTUAL SHAMANS: MANAGEMENT ACADEMICS MAKING A DIFFERENCE (2015)


October 15 10.0am Book Club, Donovan Suite, 3 Lake St

ShouldThe subject for discussion is Dead Wake: The Last Voyage of the Lusitania

October 15 Noon Research Seminar, 1st Floor Conference Room, 3 Lake St.

Laurel Eisenhauer, Nursing, will present her work, "Searching for Annie: Adventures in Historical Research in a Small Town."


October 22 11.30am – 2pm Program Meeting, STM Library Auditorium 117 Lake St., Room 113

Professor, Chairperson, Dean, Interim Provost, Joe Quinn has seen BC from numerous 
perspectives since his arrival in 1974. His research fields include labor economics, social 
security reform, and economics of aging. Now professor again, Joe continues to publish and 
teach—including a freshman seminar on social insurance. 

His "homework assignment" for those of us attending the October 22 meeting 
is—let's ALL be ready to talk about our own career evolutions, and that of BC itself.


November 12 10am Book Club, Donovan Suite, 3 Lake St.

• November: Those Who Love by Irving Stone

November 12 Noon Research Seminar, 1st Floor Conference Room, 3 Lake St.

Hugh Ault of the Law School will make a presentation on Thurs (Nov. 12) from noon to 1:30 on "What Do Starbucks, Amazon, and Google All Have in Common?—and Taxation."


November 19. 11.30am – 2pm Program Meeting, STM  Library Auditorium117 Lake St Room 113


December 3, 11 am.  Art tour of LaFarge Exhibit


December 10, 10.30am Book Club, Donovan  Suite, 3 Lake St.

• December: Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman


January 21 10.00am Book Club, Donovan Suite, 3 Lake St.

• January: Damascus Gate by Robert Stone

January 21 Noon, Research Seminar, 1st floor conference room, 3 Lake St.

A presentation by Richard Macley of the School of Social Work on "Couples in Relationships that Last."


January 28 11.30am-2pm Program Meeting, STM  Library Auditorium117 Lake St Room 113


February 18   10.30am Book Club, Donovan Suite, 3 Lake St.

February 18  Noon Research Seminar, 1st floor conference room, 3 Lake St.


February 19 11.30am-2 pm, Program Meeting,  STM  Library Auditorium117 Lake St Room 113


March 10 10.00 am Book Club, Donovan Suite, 3 Lake St.

March 10  Noon Research Seminar, 1st floor conference room, 3 Lake St.


March 17 11.30am to 2pm Program Meeting, STM  Library Auditorium117 Lake St Room 113


April 14 10.00 am Book Club, Donovan Suite, 3 Lake St.


April 21  Noon, Research Seminar, 1st floor conference room, 3 Lake St.

April 21 11.30am-2pm Program Meeting, STM  Library Auditorium117 Lake St Room 113


May 10.00am Book Club, Donovan Suite, 3 Lake St.


May 19 11.30 am – 2pm Annual and Program Meeting, STM  Library Auditorium117 Lake St Room 113

 

 

Guided Museum Tours

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 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

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 SAVE THE DATE : May 25th, 2016

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.