Firm Partner Eugene T. Paolino will be honored by his alma mater, Saint Peter’s University, at their “Hearts and Minds: The Saint Peter’s University Scholarship Celebration” on Friday, May 3rd on the Saint Peter’s campus in Jersey City. Mr. Paolino will receive a well-deserved Professional Achievement award in recognition of his long and stellar career in the legal industry and the tremendous impact he has had on real estate development in Jersey City and elsewhere in New Jersey. He has served as general counsel to the University for many years, giving his time and affection to addressing the great needs of the school and its students.
Saint Peter’s will also honor another of its alumna, Niurka “Nikki” Mederos, with the Service to Community award to recognize her impact on the community through her professional career in the healthcare industry and her dedication as a Rotarian for nearly a decade. Ms. Mederos is the Director of the External Affairs/Outreach Community at Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center in North Bergen, NJ and the Governor of her Rotary District.
“Hearts and Minds” is Saint Peter’s University’s premier fundraising event, celebrating integrity, leadership and service to others with all proceeds benefiting the school’s General Scholarship Fund. This fund helps bridge the gap between the cost of higher education and the financial constraints of the University’s students, many of whom qualify as low-income and are first-generation college students who strive to improve on their status in life.
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