FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2010
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
201-291-1111, ext. 1-5122
BERKELEY COLLEGE APPOINTS EDWIN HUGHES, EdD, AS
VICE PRESIDENT, STUDENT DEVELOPMENT AND CAMPUS LIFE
Berkeley College is proud to announce the appointment of Edwin Hughes, EdD, as Vice President, Student Development and Campus Life. In this role, Dr. Hughes will provide leadership and coordinate the efforts of the Student Development and Campus Life offices in New York and New Jersey, and Berkeley College Online.
“The Berkeley College Student Development team continues to enhance the quality of programming offered to our students,” said Senior Vice President for Student Success, Thomas L. Thomas, PhD. “As someone who has the respect of both staff and students, Dr. Hughes will be successful in leading these efforts.”
Dr. Hughes began his career at Berkeley College in 2004 as a faculty member and was appointed Dean of Academic Affairs, New Jersey, in 2005. He most recently served as Dean, Student Development and Campus Life, New Jersey.
Dr. Hughes holds an EdD from Dowling College, an MBA from Rutgers University, and a BA from the College of the Holy Cross.
A leader in business education for 80 years, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, and enrolls more than 8,000 students —including 665 international students — in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree programs. The College has four New Jersey locations — Woodland Park (formerly West Paterson), Paramus, Woodbridge, and Newark. And in New York there are four locations — Midtown Manhattan, Lower Manhattan in the Wall Street area, Brooklyn, and White Plains. Berkeley College Online also offers full degree programs. Programs are offered in more than 20 career fields. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
Photo Caption: Edwin Hughes, EdD, has been appointed Vice President, Student Development and Campus Life, for Berkeley College.
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