Class of 1969 50th Reunion and Green and Gold Guard Induction

Jacksonville University classmates and key University leadership met for brunch to celebrate the Class of 1969 50th reunion during Homecoming & Family Weekend 2019. To honor this milestone, President Tim Cost ’81 inducted the Class of 1969 into the exclusive Green and Gold Guard.

Saturday, October 19 AT 10 AM at Negaard Rowing Center on JU's Campus

Other 1969 class events on Friday, October 18 included campus tours, the Parade of Colleges and the President’s Welcome Reception at the newly constructed Frisch Welcome Center. Immediately following brunch on Saturday, the Class of 1969 joined fellow alumni, families, students and fans at Saturday on the St. Johns until kickoff. The Class of 1969 was recognized during halftime on the D.B. Milne Field as the Dolphins took on the Davidson Wildcats.

Your Reunion Volunteers

Thank you to the Class of 1969 50th reunion volunteers!

  • Jim Daniels '69
  • Blanca (Faber) Dominguez '69
  • Carolyn Munro Wilson '69, '77, '89

For reunion information or volunteer opportunities, please contact (904) 256-7202 or

Connect with classmates and get updated reunion information by joining the Class of 1969 group on Facebook.

Join the Facebook Group

Photos From Your 50th Reunion

View photos from Homecoming & Family Weekend 2019, including the Class of 1969 50th Reunion Brunch

See Who Came

Class of 1969

  • Dale Anderson '69
  • Linda Berry Stein ‘69
  • Walker Blanton '69
  • August R. Burrichter '69
  • Jim Daniels '69
  • Blanca (Faber) Dominguez '69
  • Bruce Dufrene '69
  • Andrea Hulbert '69
  • Frank Lentine '69
  • Judy Maness ‘69
  • Robert George Schmidt '69
  • Clayton Smith II '69
  • Charlotte Taylor '69
  • Allen Tesche '69
  • Francine (Gombos) Tesche '69
  • Carolyn Munro Wilson '69, '77, '89

Green and Gold Guard Members

  • Faith Connors MAT '80
  • Capt. Tracy Connors '61
  • Patricia Parrish '67
  • Pam Robbins '69/'77
  • Elizabeth Truitt '60
  • Todd Watt '67

Other Guests

  • Dr. Frances Bartlett Kinne
  • Joan Carver, Former Professor
  • Artis Gilmore '71
  • Ronald Willacker '95

We look forward to seeing you at future Green & Gold Guard Reunions!

1969 Digital Yearbook

Take a stroll down memory lane and check out the Class of 1969 Digital Yearbook!

1969 Riparian

Class Gift

Give Back with the Class of 1969

You may wish to recognize JU's role in your life by helping other students as they join the Dolphin family. Since graduation, your class has collectively given nearly $10,000,000. Please consider making a gift towards the class goal of $10,000,000, creating a lasting legacy in the JU community.

How to become an elite member of the Heritage Society

First include Jacksonville University in your estate plan by:

  • Remembering JU in your will or as beneficiaries of your Trust;
  • Listing JU as a beneficiary of a retirement account;
  • Indicating JU as a beneficiary of a life insurance policy;
  • Establishing a Charitable Remainder Trust or a Charitable Lead Trust with JU as a beneficiary. 

Then complete your estate plan or planned gift by letting us know so that we may honor your support, and invite you to special events for our supporters and friends.

Learn more about the Heritage Society

For more information, or to join the Heritage Society, contact:
Leslie Redd
Associate Vice President of Development
Email address
Telephone number  (904) 256-7882