|Welcome to Richmond Torch
Former Richmond Torch President Valerie Brookeman gave a rousing talk on the poetry of Robert Burns in February 2013.
Included was a bagpipe serenade, single malt scotch samplings, and a taste of haggis.
Also captured in this photo are former presidents Mark Cooper (center) and Jim Payne (right).
(Photo courtesy of Bob Schmidt.)
|Our Mission |
From ancient times a torch has symbolized the search for Light and Truth
in our endeavors. By
bringing together various disciplines to bear on the issues of modern society, we
narrowing tendencies of specialization.
By bringing together various disciplines to bear on the issues of modern society,
we prevent the narrowing tendencies of specialization.
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Last updated: 9/09/2016 .
|May 2011: 80th Anniversary Celebrated|
Richmond Torch was founded in April 1931, and its illustrious members included George Modlin, President of the University of Richmond, and Supreme Court Justice Lewis Powell.
(Photo courtesy of Lynn Bernard.)
|THE TORCH CLUB OF RICHMOND“TO DEVELOP A BREADTH OF THOUGHT AND CULTURE.”|