Annual Award Dinner and Dance

The Council is pleased to announce the following honorees for the 37th Annual Council Awards Dinner & Dance on Friday, November 9, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at The Carriage House (Grand Savannah Ballroom).

Dinner & Dancing

Cocktail Hour

A Selection of Imported & Domestic Cheeses

A sampling of assorted cheeses elegantly displayed with a selection of artesian breads, stone ground

mustard and assorted crackers


Seasonal Garden Vegetables

The Chef will select the freshest seasonal vegetables available and display them on a

silver platter with a variety of dipping sauce 


Sitdown Dinner

Dinner Salad

The Carriage House Salad

A mixture of field greens complemented with carpaccio of tomato with

English Cucumbers, kalamata Olives & scalpicion of carrots



Dinner Entrees


Oven Slow Poached Imported Dill Crusted Salmon

Lemon-lime Butter Sauce and Euro Cucumber and Heirloom Tomato Compote.


Chicken & Shrimp Duet

Pan-Seared Seasoned Breast of Chicken paired with two Jumbo White Shrimp. Complemented with a Lemon Caper Sauce.


Pasta Primavera (Vegetarian)



Chef’s Choice of Dessert Table


Bread and Butter included

Soft Drinks, Coffee & Tea included

The venue is SOLD OUT.  Please contact Trish Collins, Council President at (609) 652-4456 or if you wish to make a tax deductible donation.   Net proceeds from this event supports The Council of Black Faculty & Staff 's Scholarship Endowment Fund for Stockton University students.

Dinner Prices:  $85 per person or a table of 10 for $850.  Guests should check in at the registration table when arriving at the venue (no tickets will be issued).  Proceeds from this event support the Council's Scholarship Endowment for Stockton students.  

Since its inception in 1981, The Council of Black Faculty and Staff has worked to increase and improve the educational opportunities ranks of African American and other underrepresented students groups at  Stockton University.


Please join us in congratulating this year's outstanding awardees!  

Lifetime Recipients

Councilman Kaleem Shabazz

Councilman Kaleem Shabazz, Third Ward Councilperson of the Atlantic City

Dr. Walter L. Tarver III

Dr. Walter L. Tarver III, Assistant Vice President of Transitions and Retention

609-652-4804 |  CC-243J


Merit Honorees

Diane Epps

Diane Epps, Retired Administrator Office of Institutional Diversity and Equity

Dr. Maralyn W. Mason

Dr. Maralyn W. Mason, Director, Educational Opportunity Fund Program

609-652-4967 | F-109

 Distinguished Stockton Alumni

Rev. Adriane Larau Blaire Wise

Rev. Adriane Larau Blaire Wise, Minister of Christian Spiritual Formation at the historic Metropolitan Baptist Church

Raymond Royster

Raymond Royster, Owner/Operator, Digital Photos by Ray

Special Recognition Honoree


Dr. Juanita J. High

Dr. Juanita J. High, Retired Administrator and Stockton University Foundation Board of Directors  

Stockton University

Outstanding Stockton University Club

Highest Praise Gospel Choir

Highest Praise Gospel Choir,  

Stockton University