Berkeley College Faculty In The News


Berkeley College Faculty In The News



Contact:  Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
201-291-1111, ext. 1-5122



Kevin Byrne, ASID, Chair, Interior Design, School of Professional Studies, was featured in the September issue of ELLE DÉCOR magazine. Mr. Byrne was interviewed about the design of his New York City apartment and the piece included photos of his design concepts. To view the article go to

Darshan Desai, PhD, School of Business, was interviewed for the cover story on the future of business intelligence that published in the July 2011 issue of CIO Magazine. To read the article go to Dr. Desai is a resident of Woodbridge, NJ. 

Thomas Miller, PhD, Humanities and Social Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, was a guest composer-musician and anthropologist on the Airborne Event radio program titled “Exploding Cold War with special guest Thomas Ross Miller, an archaeological dig into the 1980s post-punk avant-garde” broadcast on WFMU-FM Jersey City with streaming worldwide at Dr. Miller is a resident of Brooklyn, NY.

Syleecia Thompson, DBA, Management, School of Business, was the featured speaker for an online live stream with discussing the music business and her book “Rhythm Without Blues: The Dichotomy of a Music Genre.” Dr. Thompson is a resident of the Bronx, NY. 

Al Widman, DPS, Management, School of Business, was interviewed for an article titled “Helping Online Students Connect with Business Leaders,” that published in the August issue of Faculty Focus magazine. Dr. Widman, a resident of Cathedral City, CA, spoke about his use of mentors in teaching his Nonprofit Management course online. To read the article go to

A leader in business education for 80 years, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls more than 8,700 students — including more than 800 international students — in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree programs. The College has four New York locations — Midtown Manhattan, Lower Manhattan in the Wall Street area, Brooklyn, and White Plains. And in New Jersey there are four locations — Woodland Park, Paramus, Woodbridge, and Newark.  Berkeley College Online also offers full degree programs. Programs are offered in more than 20 career fields. The website address is





Recent Releases

Aug 20, 2018 12:48:00 PM

Rock Our Vets Donates Laptops to Military Students at Berkeley College in New Jersey

Rock Our Vets, a New Jersey-based foundation that supports veterans and first responders, recently donated laptops to military ...
Aug 17, 2018 9:01:00 AM

Berkeley College First-Year Honors Student from Sweden Receives Award for Academic Performance

First-Year Berkeley College Honors student Agnes Vilhelmsson of Gothenburg, Sweden, presents her research poster titled ...
Aug 17, 2018 6:50:00 AM

Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society Recognizes Berkeley College Student as Outstanding Adult Learner

The Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society, which honors high-achieving adult and nontraditional students, recently recognized Ernest ...