Berkeley College Student Lends Voice to Law Enforcement and Military Panel Discussion in Paterson, NJ

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2017
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

BERKELEY COLLEGE STUDENT LENDS VOICE
TO LAW ENFORCEMENT AND MILITARY
PANEL DISCUSSION IN PATERSON, NJ

Photo Caption: Berkeley College student Huda Shalabi of Paterson, NJ (far right), joins women from law enforcement and the military to share her experiences with high school students at the third annual “Teen Girls Leadership and Success Summit.” The event was hosted by the Garden State Woman Education Foundation and Oasis, A Haven for Women & Children, in Paterson on October 21, 2017, in honor of Women’s Entrepreneurship Week.

Ms. Shalabi will graduate from Berkeley College in May 2018 with a Bachelor’s degree in Justice Studies – Criminal Justice. Having interned with the Paterson Police Department, she will soon start an internship with the Passaic County Sheriff’s Office to continue her pursuit of a career in law enforcement. “My goal is to break the barrier as the first Muslim police officer to wear a hijab here in Paterson,” said Ms. Shalabi. Click here to read a story about Ms. Shalabi published by The Record.

Pictured sitting with Ms. Shalabi from left are Staff Sargent Nasteshia Robinson, U.S. Army Recruiter, Mid Atlantic Recruiting Battalion assigned to 1K8O East Orange Rec. Center; Jennifer Di Girolamo, HM1, U.S. Navy Reserve; Sergeant Stacey Lloyd, Assistant Unit Head, Recruiting Unit, New Jersey State Police, and CEO/President, Goldmind Consultants; and Anneris Hernandez, Assistant Prosecutor, Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office. Standing behind the panelists is Joanna Gagis, Host, “Life & Living” on NJTV and FiOS1, Caucus Educational Corporation, who also serves on the board of Oasis, A Haven for Women & Children.

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