July 30, 2009
Although it was a stormy afternoon, St. John’s University young
alumni enjoyed the ambiance of a tropical island getaway at Montego
Bay in Island Park, NY on Thursday, July 23, 2009.
Hour attendees were treated to appetizers and drink specials in a
relaxing, casual atmosphere. They also heard the musical stylings
of guitar player and singer Fred Maloney '10TCB, who entertained
the crowd with his diverse repertoire including hits from Neil
Young, Rihanna and Michael Jackson.
One of the ongoing monthly Young Alumni Happy Hours, this event
was planned to draw out young alumni working on Long Island and to
supplement traditional Manhattan venues.
“The inclement weather did not ‘rain on our parade,’” joked
Andrea T. Papa '88SVC, Associate Director, Student Engagement and
Regional Programs in the Office of Alumni Relations. “We look
forward to the continued success of our monthly happy hours next
month featuring Viva Tequila at the Village Pourhouse on August
Elisa Douglas '05C Assistant Director, Student Engagement and
Regional Programs in the Office of Alumni Relations, agreed with
Papa. “We are excited and eager to have these Young Alumni Happy
Hours and will continue to strive to give young alumni what they
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