The annual meeting/conference of University Faculty for Life (UFL) at Catholic University of America on June 4-5, 2010 was a real success. The conference director was Frank Beckwith (Baylor) and the local host was Father Kurt Pritzl, O.P. UFL acknowledges with gratitude the hospitality of Catholic U and the Columbus School of Law, where the conference sessions were held, and the support of a generous grant from Our Sunday Visitor Institute and a significant contribution from Americans United for Life.
The banquet on Saturday evening featured a talk by Hadley Arkes, who received the Smith Award for Distinguished Contributions to Pro-Life Scholarship. The banquet also featured a tribute to Father Thomas King, S. J. Nora O’Callaghan and Father Joseph Koterski, S. J. remembered the life and inspirational legacy of Father King, the long-time President of UFL who died shortly after the 2009 UFL conference.