Hudson County High School Seniors Awarded Berkeley College Scholarships

 

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2016
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

HUDSON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS
AWARDED BERKELEY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS

 

High school students from Hudson County, NJ, have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College. Each year, these scholarships are awarded to high school seniors who demonstrate a high level of achievement. The scholarships are renewable, based on the recipient’s cumulative grade point average at the end of each academic year and continued enrollment as a full-time student.

“We congratulate these students who have demonstrated their ability and desire to further their achievements by pursuing a college degree with a career focus,” said Michael Smith, President of Berkeley College. “These scholarships will help them succeed.”

The following students have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College:

- Ashley Aguirre of North Bergen, North Bergen High School
- Juan Alcantara of Union City, Saint Peters Preparatory School
- Kevin Alvarez of Bayonne, Mets Charter School
- Cindy Alviar of Union City, Union City High School
- Maria Aulestia of Kearny, Kearny High School
- D’Angelo Barrow of Jersey City, Hoboken Charter School
- Priscela Bedon of Union City, Union City High School
- Estuardo Borja of Kearny, Kearny High School
- Gabriela Campoverde of Union City, Union City High School
- Christine Castillo of Jersey City, University Academy Charter High School
- Katherine Chuya of Union City, Union City High School
- Brittney Correa of Kearny, Kearny High School
- Najiah Davis of Jersey City, County Preparatory High School  
- Bianca De Oliveira of Kearny, Kearny High School
- Emily Garcia of Bayonne, Bayonne High School
- Denise Gonzalez of Union City, Union City High School
- Diana Gonzalez of Union City, Union City High School
- Erika Gonzalez of Jersey City, High Tech High School
- Penelope Gonzalez of Jersey City, Lincoln High School
- Nelson Guandique of Union City, Union City High School
- Abigail Guzman of North Bergen, North Bergen High School
- Grisselle Hernandez of Jersey City, Lincoln High School
- Zayad Khan of Bayonne, Bayonne High School
- Damian Kolodziej of Kearny, Kearny High School
- Madavi Lakeraj of Jersey City, University Academy Charter High School
- Lauryn Landron of Jersey City, County Prep High School
- Jhennifer Lopez of Jersey City, Saint Anthony High School
- Danny Marin of North Bergen, North Bergen High School
- Timothy Marinelli of Bayonne, Bayonne High School
- Luiz Martins of Kearny, Kearny High School
- Camilo Marulanda of West New York, Memorial High School
- Suly Merida of Jersey City, County Prep High School
- Brechelle Moore of Jersey City, Mets Charter School
- Mayra Morales of North Bergen, County Prep High School
- Radison Nunez of North Bergen, North Bergen High School
- Andrea Osorio of West New York, Memorial High School
- Paula Paipilla of Jersey City, James J Ferris High School
- Carolina Pena of North Bergen, North Bergen High School
- Riken Pena of Jersey City, Infinity Institute
- Claudia Peralta of Union City, Union City High School
- Jose Peralta of Harrison, Harrison High School
- Alexandra Perez of North Bergen, North Bergen High School
- Gabriela Perez of Kearny, Kearny High School
- Giselle Pinas of North Bergen, North Bergen High School
- Kyle Reid of Kearny, Kearny High School
- Juliana Rodrigues of Kearny, Kearny High School
- Diana Rodriguez of Union City, Union City High School
- Ediana Santos of North Bergen, North Bergen High School
- Yadira Saucedo Henriquez of Union City, Union City High School
- Evelyn Solis of North Bergen, North Bergen High School
- Dylan Turner of North Bergen, North Bergen High School
- Genesis Umana of North Bergen, North Bergen High School
- Michael Valencia of North Bergen, North Bergen High School
- Maria Vallejo of Jersey City, County Prep High School
- Stephanie Yunga of Union City, Union City High School

A leader in providing career-focused education since 1931, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls approximately 8,300 students – including more than 700 international students – in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree and Certificate programs. Students can study in more than 20 career fields. Berkeley College is comprised of the Larry L. Luing School of Business, the School of Professional Studies, the School of Health Studies, and the School of Liberal Arts. The School of Graduate Studies offers a Master of Business Administration degree in Management online and in Woodland Park, NJ.

Berkeley College has six New Jersey locations – Clifton, Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. In New York there are three locations – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. In January 2016, U.S. News & World Report named Berkeley College one of the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s Degrees for the third consecutive year. The website address iswww.BerkeleyCollege.edu

 

Photo Caption (L to R): (Seated) Evelyn Solis of North Bergen; Stephanie Yunga of Union City; Michael Valencia and Dylan Turner of North Bergen; Brechelle Moore and Brittney Correra of Kearny.(Standing) Diana Rodriguez of Union City; Emily Garcia of Bayonne; Claudia Peralta and Gabriela Campoverde of Union City, Carolina Pena and Giselle Pinas of North Bergen; Kyle Reid and Bianca De Oliveira of Kearny; Maria Vallejo and Madavi Lakeraj of Jersey City; Carol Allen Covino, Berkeley College Associate Vice President, Enrollment; and Penelope Gonzalez of Jersey City. The students received scholarships to attend Berkeley College.

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