Class of 2003
Jerry Elliott, (Master’s, Business Administration), has been named the vice president of sales and practice leader at BB&T Insurance Services. In this role, he will work with family risk managers in the personal lines division.
FGCU Children’s Theatre production of Roald Dahl’s classic tale. TheatreLab, Arts Complex, FGCU campus. Runs through 6/16. $7 adults, free for children younger than 12.
5-7 p.m., Opening reception, Main Gallery, Arts Complex, FGCU campus. Runs through 5/4, with additional artwork on display in ArtLab.
3 p.m., Lamb of God Church, 19691 Cypress View Drive, Fort Myers.
7:30 p.m., Concert featuring pianists Naomi Niskala and Michael Baron, U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU campus. $7
3 p.m., U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU campus.
• 5-7 p.m., Opening reception, “Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition,” Main Gallery, Arts Complex, FGCU campus. Runs through 4/11.
• 7 p.m., FGCU chamber ensembles concert, U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU campus.
• 8 p.m., Opening night, “Constellation III: Dog Wish,” TheatreLab, Arts Complex, FGCU campus. An original ensemble performance exploring human-dog relationships, created in collaboration with the Humane Society of the United States. Runs Wednesday-Sunday through 4/14. $7
Celebrate the start of summer by mixing and mingling with fellow alumni, colleagues and friends. Be sure to bring a business card for a chance to win an Eagle souvenir. 6 p.m., Seasons 52, 8930 Tamiami Trail N., Naples.
Are you ready for some baseball? This is the game you do not want to miss as FGCU takes on the University of Florida. Join the FGCU Alumni Association and Eagle fans for an exclusive tailgate featuring music, a dinner buffet and drinks. 5 p.m., Hammond Stadium, 4100 Six Mile Cypress Parkway, Fort Myers.
Fred Price (Marketing) and Tony Price (Marketing), owners of Priceless Realty, have expanded their real estate and finance business with the opening of Omega Title Florida in Cape Coral. Omega Title Florida coordinates real estate and finance closings and issues title insurance policies to protect property purchases.
Lenore Benefield (Master’s, Curriculum and Instruction), was promoted to director of assessment and accreditation management systems at FGCU.
David Breitenstein (Master’s, Educational Leadership), was named to Gulfshore Business 40 under 40. He is the higher education reporter for The News-Press Media Group.
Maureen Flavion (Art), is employed with Lifetouch in the photographic development and training department in Minnesota. She is also actively involved with the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.
Get your cheer on and root our home team to victory. 7:30 p.m., Alico Arena.
Join us in the hospitality suite for an assortment of desserts. Appearances by FGCU President Wilson G. Bradshaw, former men’s and women’s basketball players and Azul the mascot. 6:30 p.m., Hospitality Suite, Alico Arena.
Wear your colors and help us fill Alico Arena for this much-anticipated game. 5:15 p.m., Alico Arena.
Enjoy food provided by local restaurants, activities for the whole family, and Eagle giveaways. 3 p.m., outside of Alico Arena.
Return to the court to cheer on your favorite former FGCU basketball players and cheerleaders as they reunite for an exhibition game against current students. 2 p.m., Alico Arena.
Let’s take over Tipsy Tarpon in this exclusive Eagle party. Enjoy music, giveaways, extended happy hour and free appetizers at this kickoff celebration. 7 p.m., Tipsy Tarpon, Miromar Outlets.
Find out what’s new at FGCU. Meet at the Sugden Welcome Center for a guided walking and bus tour. 2 p.m., Welcome Center.