Northern Bronx High School Seniors Awarded Berkeley College Scholarships

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High school students from the northern sections of the Bronx, NY, have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College. Each year, these scholarships are awarded to high school seniors who demonstrate a high level of achievement. The scholarships are renewable, based on the recipient’s cumulative grade point average at the end of each academic year and continued enrollment as a full-time student. 

“We congratulate these students who have demonstrated their ability and desire to further their achievements by pursuing a college degree with a career focus,” said Michael Smith, President of Berkeley College. “These scholarships will help them succeed.” 

The following students have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College: 

- Henry Adusei, The Bronxwood Preparatory Academy
- Glenis Arias, New Explorations into Science, Technology and Math
- Enrique Arriaga, Bronx Compass High School
- Angela Bucci, Saint Vincent Ferrer High School
- Arline Bueno, In-Tech Academy
- Paola Cedeno, Sacred Heart Academy
- Timothy Chau, Manhattan Center for Science and Mathematics
- Claudio Deleus, Pablo Neruda Academy for Architecture and World Studies
- Cynthia Gomez, Bronxdale High School
- Mariah Hanna, New York City Museum School
- Kristie Lozano, Saint Vincent Ferrer High School
- Craig Miller, All Hallows High School
- Leanna Pham, In-Tech Academy
- Jordi Puma, Frederick Douglass Academy
- Leslie Ramirez, Essex Street Academy
- Aolani Rivera, Harry S. Truman High School
- Rafi Rodriguez, High School for Energy and Technology
- Marisol Sanchez, High School for Environmental Studies
- Alba Santana, Christopher Columbus High School
- Wendy Segura, Monsignor Scanlon High School
- Kris-Ann Smith, The Bronxwood Preparatory Academy
- Tzvetan Tzvetanov, Bronx Early College Academy for Teaching and Learning
- Brady Vasquez, Collegiate Institute for Math and Science

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

 Berkeley College Bronx North

Photo Caption A (L to R): Students Mariah Hanna, Glenis Arias, Leslie Ramirez, Paola Cedeno, Timothy Chau and Jordi Puma, all of the northern Bronx; and Vanessa Felix, Berkeley College Associate Director, High School Admissions, Midtown Manhattan. The students received scholarships to attend Berkeley College. 

 Berkeley College Bronx North

Photo Caption B (L to R): Students Brady Vasquez and Wendy Segura, both of the northern Bronx; and Daniel Lapan, Berkeley College Associate, High School Admissions, White Plains.  The students received scholarships to attend Berkeley College.

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