FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
201-291-1111, ext. 1-5122
BERKELEY COLLEGE CELEBRATES STUDENT CREATIVITY
WITH SPRING SHOWCASE
Berkeley College will celebrate the creativity of students from a number of academic disciplines during Berkeley in Bloom: A Spring Showcase, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 30, at Berkeley College in Woodland Park. The festival is co-sponsored by the Liberal Arts Department, the Library, and the Office of Student Development and Campus Life.
The spring showcase features works by students enrolled in fashion, interior design, art, graphic design, public speaking, creative writing, marketing and science courses. A number of students also will perform dramatic readings. The celebration kicks off with a performance of spring-themed songs by The Liberal Artists, a group of professors from the School of Liberal Arts.
Berkeley College provides traditional and online degree options and blended learning opportunities to prepare students for careers in some of today’s most in-demand professions. Berkeley College was recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the 2014 Best Colleges in the Online Bachelor Degree category. The College offers a supportive, flexible, global learning environment that connects students with workplace experience in their area of study before they graduate.
A leader in providing career-focused education for more than 80 years, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls approximately 8,000 students — including more than 900 international students — in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree and Certificate programs. The College has six New Jersey locations — Woodland Park, Paramus, Woodbridge, Newark, Clifton and Dover. In New York there are three locations — Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. Berkeley College Online® also offers full degree programs. Programs are offered in more than 20 career fields. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
Photo Caption: This piece by Berkeley College student Jorge Morocho will be on display at Berkeley in Bloom: A Spring Showcase.
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