SJR State Celebrates 60 Years


gala, sept 14


The Diamond Jubilee Gala will serve to recognize and honor alumni who have achieved significant success in their lives and careers. This special evening will also commemorate the 60th Anniversary of St. Johns River State College.

Friday, September 14, 2018 - Thrasher-Horne Center, Orange Park, FL

VIP Cocktail Reception 6:00 p.m. - Enjoy cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and live music while you mix and mingle with our honorees, sponsors, faculty, staff and board members.

Bubbles and Bling Chance Drawing 6:00 p.m. - Join us in the Champagne Room and take your chance at winning a pair of Forevermark diamond earrings, 1.5 ct. total, courtesy of Underwood Jewelers! Only 100 chances will be sold. Must be present to win.

Distinguished Alumni Awards, Dinner & Gala 7:30 p.m. - Join us for an elegant evening celebrating our 60th anniversary and distinguished alumni honorees.

*Formal Attire

SJR State will present the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Awards to Tangie Archer ('16), Josephine Brown (’12), Ron Brown, J.D. (‘68), Lenny Curry (’91), Charlie Douglas, J.D. (’01), Ed Hedstrom, J.D. (’60), Mike Hightower (’66), Suwathi Jeevaratnam (’15), Jennifer Pascarella (’15), Bobby Payne (’78), Glehn Von Loh (’15), Lori Wagner (’01).

For more information call 386-312-4222 or email
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