Jim Argir ‘56
Bridgewater State College BS, 1961
Framingham State College ME, 1966
Elementary school principal in Ashland, Sudbury, Boxford, and Dover
President, Mass Elementary School Principals Association (MESPA); Bridgewater State College Foundation, Trustee
Governor Dukakis' 11 member Educational Cabinet; Adult supervisor Natick's 1500 member Neetega Club
President, Mass Elementary School Principals’ Education Foundation;
President Memorial Field Lighting Committee
Trustee and Executive Board, Albanian Orthodox Archdiocese in America
Advice to Students
Follow your dreams. Live in the present. Remember your roots, family and friends.
Be an attentive listener. Set realistic goals but don't be afraid to fail. Strive to be the best you can be. Give back to your community and others in need. Believe in yourself and follow "THE GOLDEN RULE”.
Inducted November 24, 2009