John McCarthy, acting provost and senior vice chancellor for academic affairs and Distinguished Professor of linguistics, will speak on “The University and its Relationship with Retired Faculty” at the Retired Faculty Association meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 8 at 11 a.m. in 917 Campus Center.
At 10:40 a.m., Barbara Partee, Distinguished Professor emerita, linguistics and philosophy, will speak on “Proposed Emeritus Academy at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.” She was co-chair of the panel convened in 2015-16 to plan an emeritus academy.
The meeting starts at 10 a.m. with association business and announcements. Refreshments will be served. All are welcome.