Nassau County Students Recognized for Academic Achievement at Berkeley College

Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122



Students from Nassau County, NY, 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 Nassau County have been recognized: 

President’s List
- Kaleema Armstead of Hempstead
- Yronely Estevez of North Baldwin
- Taranjit Kaur of Valley Stream
- Nicolette Lewis of Elmont
- Kenyah O’Neal-Boyd of Hempstead
- Linda Perez of Valley Stream
- Karen Reyes of Lynbrook
- Marzan Shams of Syosset
- Ivana Toic of Farmingdale 

Dean’s List
- Stephanie Absolom of Freeport
- Brunilda Aguerre of North Baldwin
- Sesha Beharry of Cedarhurst
- Stephannie Bermudez of Valley Stream
- Jacqueline Castellanos of Uniondale
- Onur Comertpinar of Mineola
- Amanda Couret of Mineola
- Evelyn Diaz Mata of Westbury
- Mohamed Ebrahim of Bayville
- Alba Galan of Valley Stream
- Laurie Galiotte of Elmont
- Tiffaney Gordon of Freeport
- Ekanki Govekar of Floral Park
- Kevin Hosannah of Elmont
- Christian Kapata of Hempstead
- Jeremy Keser of Baldwin
- Tabitha Louisjeune of Roosevelt
- Stephanie Marcia of Valley Stream
- Petagay McKinson of Hempstead
- Steve Mundackal of Franklin Square
- Alejandra Munt of Elmont
- Steven Pierre-Louis of Elmont
- Tasfia Rahman of Valley Stream
- Pamela Santos of Hempstead
- Alana Sierra of Rockville Centre
- Samuel Singh of Elmont
- Jose Sotelo of Hicksville
- Mia Walker of Port Washington
- Po-Chun Wang of Garden City
- Bryan Zirpolo of Port Washington 

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 three New York locations – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. In New Jersey there are six locations – Clifton, Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. 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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