Berkeley College Announces March Events

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FRIDAY, MARCH 9, 2018 
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

 

Attention Editors:  The events listed on this calendar are for our campuses in New Jersey, New York and online. Please use those items appropriate to your coverage area.  

 

BERKELEY COLLEGE ANNOUNCES
MARCH EVENTS 

 

 

NEW JERSEY CAMPUSES

 

The following event will take place at Berkeley College, 44 Rifle Camp Road, Woodland Park:

 

March 13

 

Fashion Careers:  Get up-to-the-minute information about careers in fashion directly from industry experts.  Hear what goes on behind the scenes, and learn about the training and skills needed to get started and remain successful.  A question-and-answer period will be held with Berkeley College faculty and alumni. It runs from 6 to 8 p.m. and is free, but seating is limited.  For more information, call 800-446-5400, ext. CAL, or visit www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.

 

 

The following event will take place at Berkeley College, 430 Rahway Avenue, Woodbridge:

 

March 15

 

Legal Studies/Justice Studies Careers:  This education fair – March Matters – is aimed at those interested in the fields of Legal Studies and Justice Studies.  Informative presentations and panel discussions will feature experts in this area.  Representatives from leading law schools and graduate education programs will be available for questions.   A question-and-answer period will be held with Berkeley College faculty and alumni. It runs from 2 to 6 p.m. and is free, but seating is limited.  For more information, call 800-446-5400, ext. CAL, or visit www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.

 

NEW YORK CAMPUSES

 

The following events will take place at Berkeley College, 255 Duffield Street, Brooklyn:

 

March 10

 

Berkeley College will host FAFSA (Free Application for Student Aid) Workshops at 10 a.m. and 12 noon. These hands-on workshops are for adults as well as parents/guardians of high school seniors interested in applying for financial aid.  Students are encouraged to attend and should bring identification.  How to apply for a PIN and a full explanation of the financial aid process will be discussed.  Berkeley College institutional aid in the form of scholarships and grants will also be presented.  Parents/guardians can request a free financial aid planning session by bringing their most recent income tax returns to a Financial Aid Administrator.  For further information, please call 800-446-5400, ext. CAL, or visit www.BerkeleyCollege.edu. 

 

March 24  

 

Berkeley College will host FAFSA (Free Application for Student Aid) Workshops at 10 a.m. and 12 noon. These hands-on workshops are for adults as well as parents/guardians of high school seniors interested in applying for financial aid.  Students are encouraged to attend and should bring identification.  How to apply for a PIN and a full explanation of the financial aid process will be discussed.  Berkeley College institutional aid in the form of scholarships and grants will also be discussed.  Parents/guardians can request a free financial aid planning session by bringing their most recent income tax returns to a Financial Aid Administrator.  For further information, please call 800-446-5400, ext. CAL, or visit www.BerkeleyCollege.edu. 

 

 

The following events will take place at Berkeley College, 3 East 43rd Street, New York City:

 

March 14

 

Berkeley College will host an Open House from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.  The event is for high school juniors, seniors and adult students.  Guests will have the opportunity to meet and greet staff and faculty, and learn about degree programs, as well as financial aid and scholarship opportunities.  Transfer students will learn about transfer opportunities.  For further information, please call 800-446-5400, ext. CAL, or visit www.BerkeleyCollege.edu

 

March 17

 

Berkeley College will host an Open House from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event is for high school juniors, seniors and adult students.  Guests will have the opportunity to meet and greet staff and faculty, and learn about degree programs, as well as financial aid and scholarship opportunities.  Transfer students will learn about transfer opportunities.  For further information, please call 800-446-5400, ext. CAL, or visit www.BerkeleyCollege.edu

 

March 21

 

Business Careers: Rahul Bedi, PhD, Chair, Management, Berkeley College, Larry L. Luing School of Business, will lead this interactive discussion.  Hear what goes on behind the scenes and learn about the training and skills needed to get started and remain successful.  Career Services associates will discuss career opportunities and earning potential in this field.  The workshop runs from 3 to 4 p.m. and is free, but seating is limited. For more information, call 800-446-5400, ext. CAL, or visit www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.

 

March 28

 

Criminal Justice Careers: Gary Krulich, Co-Chair, Justice Studies, Berkeley College, School of Professional Studies, will lead this interactive discussion.  Professor Krulich served as a special agent with the U. S. Secret Service and will talk about what goes on behind the scenes of this exciting field.  Career Services associates will discuss career opportunities and earning potential in this field.  The workshop begins at 6 p.m. and is free, but seating is limited. For more information, call 800-446-5400, ext. CAL, or visit www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.

 

 

ONLINE

 

The following event is offered by Berkeley College Online®.

 

Ongoing

 

Berkeley College is offering a new self-paced online noncredit workshop called The Job Search for those looking to learn how to search for employment in today’s marketplace.  The Job Search  is a comprehensive five-module program to assist job seekers with a better understanding of the process that goes into making the next step in their careers.  The five modules in the workshop allow the user to approach the material at a pace according to her or his own schedule. Modules will touch upon how to self-evaluate and establish a career plan, how to create a resume and cover letter, and how to enhance digital presence, as well as tips for professional networking and job interviews.

 

The fee for the self-paced workshop is $295, and includes the opportunity to have a career coach session with a Career Counselor from Berkeley College. The workshop will be available free of charge to Berkeley College students and alumni. For more information, please call 800-446-5400, ext. CAL. To apply and register, go to http://BerkeleyCollege.edu/non-credit/formcdw.asp.

 

 

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