As part of its long-term planning, the Association of Retired Rice University Faculty is holding two conferences on the Role of Retired Faculty in the University, one in October 2018 and a second in March 2019.
On September 28th, ARRUF Executive Committee Members Anne Schnoebelen, Viqui Arbizu-Sabater, and Clarence and HIlary MIller met their international graduate students at the annual Office of International Students and Scholars "match" event.
Basilios Poulos, Professor Emeritus, Visual and Dramatic Arts, was invited to display his painting, 'Greek Tapestry #1,' 72" x 84," acrylic on canvas, that was featured Â in a group exhibition of Texas artists showing in Thessaloniki, Greece, at the Macedonian Museum of Contempora
We welcome the officers elected for 2018-2019. The new directors will assume their duties on July 1 at the beginning of the new fiscal year. Best wishes to the continuing executive committtee members and the new directors who make up this great team!
On May 3rd, Provost Marie Lynn Miranda honored seventeen Rice University faculty who retired this year by hosting the Association of Retired Rice University Faculty Annual Meeting and Reception. All retired faculty automatically become members of ARRUF, and their spouses or domestic partners become associate members. The occasion sparked big smiles as colleagues greeted old friends, as the photographs show. ARRUF members are eager for the newcomers to get involved in ARRUF activities (see what's planned for the year ahead).Â
Renovation of Fondren 412 was completed ahead of schedule, and the room was opened for viewing on May 3rd from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. before the Annual General Meeting.