Rockaway Park Student Receives Walter Award for Achievement from Berkeley College Online


 


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010


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

 

ROCKAWAY PARK STUDENT RECEIVES HUGO WALTER AWARD
FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN LITERATURE COURSES FROM BERKELEY COLLEGE ONLINE
 
Berkeley College is proud to announce that Barbara Quinn of Rockaway Park in Queens, NY, has been named a recipient of the 2009 Hugo Walter Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement in Online Literature Courses. Ms. Quinn is pursuing her degree through Berkeley College Online.
 
Hugo Walter, PhD, instructor of English and Humanities at Berkeley College, established the award to celebrate the extraordinary academic work of students in Berkeley College Online courses including World Literature, European Literature, American Literature, Poetry, Drama, and Fiction.
 
“Teaching in the Berkeley College Online program has been the most enjoyable experience of my career. This award recognizes students like Barbara who have helped make the experience so rewarding,” said Dr. Walter.
 
A leader in business education for 79 years, Berkeley College maintains an enrollment of more than 8,000 students, including 665 international students in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree programs. The College has two New York campuses in Midtown Manhattan and White Plains, an Extension Center in Lower Manhattan in the Wall Street area, and four New Jersey campuses located in Woodland Park (formerly West Paterson), Paramus, Woodbridge, and Newark. In addition, the College offers Berkeley College Online and Corporate Learning Partnerships. Concentrations are offered in more than 20 career fields, and all campuses are accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The College’s website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
 
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