The New Jersey Packaging Executives Club (NJ PEC) will holds its annual scholarship awards dinner Sept. 15, 2005 at the Highlawn Pavilion in West Orange, NJ. The event’s speaker will be Dr. Francis L. Lawrence, president emeritus and university professor at Rutgers, who will discuss lessons in leadership and higher education in the global information economy. The NJ PEC will also present scholarship awards to college students enrolled in a certified packaging engineering program. Recipients must be residents of New Jersey or attend school there, and must have earned a high GPA. More info: E-mail: Gloria@brad-pak.com; Website: www.njpec.com.