Berkeley College Student from Newark Gives Presentation about Sustainable Neighborhoods


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 25
, 2013

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

igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu

BERKELEY COLLEGE STUDENT FROM NEWARK GIVES PRESENTATION
ABOUT SUSTAINABLE NEIGHBORHOODS AT RUTGERS BUSINESS SCHOOL

Photo Caption: Berkeley College student Nicole Singletary recently gave a presentation at the Rutgers Business School in Newark about sustainable neighborhoods and the work she spearheads in the Essex County community. During her presentation, Ms. Singletary spoke about combatting violence with grassroots activism, increasing community programs in Newark schools and supporting an urban farming initiative. Ms. Singletary is Founder and Executive Director of ITV It Takes a Village, Inc., a community-based nonprofit that seeks to reintegrate non-violent offenders positively into society. Ms. Singletary, a resident of Newark, is pursuing a BS in Management – Entrepreneurship at Berkeley College. She is a member of the Sigma Beta Delta and Alpha Sigma Lambda honor societies, is active in the Student Government Association, and has been named to the Berkeley College President’s List, which recognizes students who achieve a grade point average of 4.00. The presentation was sponsored by TEDxBroadStreet, an independently organized TED event advocating the power of ideas.

To view a high-resolution version of this photo, visit http://berkeleycollege.edu/press_release_images/Nicole_Singletary.jpg

- end -

Recent Releases

Mar 15, 2019 1:31:00 PM

Women of Influence to Share Insights at Ninth Annual Berkeley College Women's Leadership Panel

Distinguished women leaders will join a panel at Berkeley College.
Mar 13, 2019 8:57:00 AM

Berkeley College Students and Alumni Discuss Varied Legal Career Paths with Panel of Attorneys and a Former Judge

Practicing attorneys and a former judge took center stage at Berkeley College to inform students about their real-life ...
Mar 12, 2019 10:17:00 AM

Berkeley College Supports HTCNJ on Medical Mission in Ecuador

A team of students, alumni and faculty from the Berkeley College School of Health Studies continue to make a positive impact in ...