Westchester County High School Seniors Awarded Berkeley College Scholarships

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                          Contact: Ilene Greenfield

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15, 2017                                                   Director of Media Relations

973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122

igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu

 

WESTCHESTER COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS
AWARDED BERKELEY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS

 

High school students from Westchester County, NY, 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 are very proud of the achievements of these high school students,” said Michael J. Smith, President of Berkeley College. “Supported by their families and schools, they have taken the first important steps on the path toward success. We are counting on these students to make the most of every opportunity to advance their futures through higher education.”

 

The following students have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College:

 

- Lydia Baer of Mamaroneck, Mamaroneck High School

- Maddison Brown of Mount Vernon, Nellie Thornton High School

- Joshua Corsino of Mount Kisco, Fox Lane High School

- Steven Cotaj of Bedford, Byram Hills High School

- Christopher Covington of Montrose, Hendrick Hudson High School

- Renee Delgado of Yonkers, Roosevelt High School

- Maria Finlayson of Yonkers, Sacred Heart High School

- Brisa Gomez of Mount Vernon, Nellie Thornton High School

- Martha Gonzalez of Port Chester, Port Chester High School

- Lizbeth Goris of Yonkers, Lincoln High School

- Jorge Guiracocha of White Plains, Woodlands Senior High School

- Kayla Gray of White Plains, White Plains High School

- Veree Hart of Port Chester, Port Chester High School

- Ashley Henderson of Mount Vernon, St. Barnabas High School

- Angelo Ilagorre of Yonkers, Saunders Trade and Technical High School

- Joel Ivy of Mount Vernon, Food and Finance High School

- Megan Jones of White Plains, White Plains High School

- Ahmed Khan of Yonkers, Lincoln High School

- Amanda Lara of Yonkers, Lincoln High School

- Anelys Liriano of Yonkers, Saunders Trade and Technical High School

- Gabriela Malave of Yonkers, Yonkers Montessori Academy

- Julian Mejia of Yonkers, Yonkers Middle High School

- Jory Mirtil of White Plains, White Plains High School

- Ray Moyano of Port Chester, Port Chester High School

- David Ochoa of Mount Vernon, Nellie Thornton High School

- Leandra Porcelli of Yorktown Heights, Yorktown High School

- David Rodriguez of New Rochelle, New Rochelle High School

- Jennifer Rojas of Hastings-on-Hudson, Hastings High School

- Bianka Vidal-Quintero of Yonkers, Lincoln High School

- Brianna Walton of Yonkers, Yonkers Middle 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 more than 8,000 students – including more than 550 international students – in its Master’s, Bachelor’s, and Associate’s 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 an MBA in Management online and in Woodland Park, NJ.

 

Berkeley College has three New York campuses – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. In New Jersey there are five campuses – Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. For four consecutive years, U.S. News & World Report has named Berkeley College among the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s Programs and among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.

 

 

Photo Caption A (L to R): Lynn Ovimeleh, Director, High School Admissions, Berkeley College; students Maddison Brown and David Ochoa, both of Mount Vernon, Megan Jones of White Plains, Joel Ivy of Mount Vernon, Kayla Gray of White Plains and Ashley Henderson of Mount Vernon; and Jimar Estevez, Assistant Director, High School Admissions, Berkeley College.  The students received scholarships to attend Berkeley College.

 

 

 

Photo Caption B: (L to R) Student Nia Soulette of Yonkers, NY, and Jimar Estevez, Assistant Director, High School Admissions, Berkeley College.  Ms. Soulette received a scholarship to attend Berkeley College.

 

  

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