Bergen County Students Recognized for Academic Achievement at Berkeley College

Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
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Students from Bergen County, NJ, have been named to the President’s and Dean’s Lists at Berkeley College for the Fall 2015 Quarter. 

“I am so proud of these students for their hard work,” said Michael J. Smith, President of Berkeley College. “The contributions of these high achievers make Berkeley College shine.”

The following students from Bergen County have been recognized:

President’s List

- Olga DeJesus of Little Ferry

- Annadelia De La Cruz of Fairview

- Shubham Dhadda of Fort Lee

- Letisha Goncalves of Hackensack

- Alex Hernandez of Fairview

- Sunggon Kim of Palisades Park

- Katherine Neblett of South Hackensack

- Andrea Obregon of Ridgefield Park

- Jackelyne Orrego of South Hackensack

- Ashley Pacheco of Fort Lee

- Joffre Penafiel of Hackensack

- Mariah Ramirez of Hackensack

- Katarzyna Rendon of Fort Lee

- Maria Reyes of Cliffside Park

- Marcos Ribeiro of Fairview

- Donna Ruscingno of Little Ferry

- Sharyce Torres of Cliffside Park

- Lorraine Wheat of Hackensack

- Ahnseo Yoo of Cliffside Park


Dean’s List

- Diana Abramov of Fort Lee

- Maria Aguiar of Cliffside Park

- Aisha Batista of Little Ferry

- Luisa Bermeo of Hackensack

- Ali Dawha of Edgewater

- Natasha Edwards of Bogota

- Juan Faciolince of Ridgefield Park

- Josue Jaramillo of Fairview

- Tarisayi Machiri of Leonia

- Katina Martinez of Hackensack

- Jennifer Mendez of Ridgefield

- Yawen Mu of Palisades Park

- Maria Perez of Ridgefield Park

- Nestor Rendon of Fort Lee

- Ekaterina Shkrabach of Cliffside Park

- Kayla Smith of Hackensack

- Kayla Toney of Hackensack

- Morgan Wilson of Hackensack

Berkeley College students who achieve a grade point average of 4.00 with a minimum of 12 academic credits qualify for the President’s List. Students who achieve a grade point average of 3.50 or better with a minimum of 12 academic credits qualify for the Dean’s List.

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


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