JTHS Alumni Spotlight: Paul Farr, Joliet East H.S. Class of 1968, Lifelong Musician and Business Owner

Paul_Farr.jpgCareer & Education At-a-Glance 

  • Joliet Junior College-Community Band - 1979 to present
  • Bicentennial Park Band & other community bands in Will County
  • Owner/Founder of Appliance Parts Suppliers, Bolingbrook, IL 
  • Member of several appliance service associations
  • Certificate of completion – Appliance Repairs
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JTHS Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Jeffrey Stevenson Murer, Joliet Central High School Class of Class of 1985

Jeffrey_Stevenson_Murer.pngCareer & Education At-a-Glance

  • University of Wisconsin – Madison, B.A.  in Political Science - Graduated with Distinction (1988)
  • PhD University of Illinois at Chicago, Political Science (1999)
  • Assistant Professor Swarthmore College (2001-6)
  • Lecturer and Research Fellow St Andrews University (2007-present)


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JTHS Alumni Spotlight: Remembering Peter McBride, Joliet Township High School Class of 1954

Peter_McBride.jpgCareer & Education At-a-Glance

  • Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Civil Engineering, Joliet Junior College & University of Illinois-Chicago
  • United States Marine Corps.
  • United States Marine Corps Reserve
  • Won International Competition for the design of the Tan Tock Seng Hospital in Singapore
  • Won three design awards (3 out of six) for medical facilities, American Institute of Architects
  • Allstate Insurance Company’s Headquarters in Northbrook, IL -  American Institute of Architects - National Design Award
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JTHS Alumni Invited to Participate in Summer Concert June 15 at Bicentennial Park Theatre



The Joliet Township High School Alumni Choir will host its summer performance at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 15, at Bicentennial Park Theatre, 201 Jefferson Street in Joliet.  


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JTHS Band Alumni Association invites Alumni to Perform and Community to Enjoy “Concert in the Park” on July 13

JTHS_BAA_2.gifThe Joliet Township High School Band Alumni Association (JTHSBAA) is excited to invite alumni back to perform with current members of the Joliet Central and Joliet West bands at a delightful summer concert open to the public.

The performance is scheduled at the Bicentennial Park for the “Concert in the Park” on Thursday evening, July 13, 2017.  The approximate start time for the event is 8:30 p.m. 

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