Union County High School Seniors Awarded Berkeley College Scholarships

 

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
APRIL 3, 2017
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

UNION COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS
AWARDED BERKELEY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS

 

High school students from Union County, NJ, 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 are very proud of the achievements of these high school students,” said Michael J. Smith, President of Berkeley College. “Supported by their families and schools, they have taken the first important steps on the path toward success. We are counting on these students to make the most of every opportunity to advance their futures through higher education.”

 

The following students have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College:

  • Tiffany Almonte of Plainfield, Barack Obama Green Charter High School
  • Stephanie Alvarado of Elizabeth, Frank J. Cicarell Academy
  • Daniel Alvarez of Roselle Park, Roselle Park High School
  • Berlancia Barthelus of Roselle, Abraham Clark High School
  • Kenneth Cadena of Elizabeth, Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy
  • Jacqueline Chinchilla-Reyes of Plainfield, Barack Obama Green Charter High School
  • Ana Cirne of Elizabeth, Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy
  • Christopher Clark of Roselle, Abraham Clark High School
  • Andriana Grace Deahl of Elizabeth, John E. Dwyer Technology Academy
  • Darla Fequiere of Roselle, Abraham Clark High School
  • Michael Fienco of Roselle Park, Roselle Park High School
  • Dawmeena Fitzgerald of Elizabeth John E. Dwyer Technology Academy
  • Alan Galarza of Plainfield, Plainfield High School
  • Melanie Garcia of Elizabeth, Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy
  • Bryan Gutierrez of Roselle Park, Roselle Park High School
  • David Hernandez of Elizabeth, Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy
  • Diana Hernandez of Elizabeth, Elizabeth High School
  • Naairah Huey of Rahway, Rahway High School
  • Luanna Maciel of Roselle Park, Roselle Park High School
  • Jonathan Meja of Elizabeth, Thomas Jefferson Academy High School
  • Clarissa Miranda Simmons of Rahway, Rahway High School
  • Amanda Morales Lopez of Roselle, Abraham Clark High School
  • Ever Nolasco of Elizabeth, Alexander Hamilton Preparatory High School
  • Lawrence Omwenga of Elizabeth, Admiral William Halsey Leadership Academy
  • Caitlin Orsini of Rahway, Rahway High School
  • Peace Oyekola of Plainfield, Plainfield High School
  • Litzy Reyes-Martinez of Elizabeth, Admiral William Halsey Leadership Academy
  • Alysha Rivera of Roselle, Abraham Clark High School
  • Raquel Sosa-Sanchez of Rahway, Rahway High School
  • Annie Thomas of Scotch Plains, Scotch Plains - Fanwood High School
  • Yazzlyn Torres of Linden, Linden High School
  • Angel Tupul Puac of Elizabeth, Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy
  • Hailee  Vanslyke of Elizabeth, Admiral William Halsey Leadership Academy
  • Kaitlyn Valdez of Roselle, John Jay High School
  • Francesco Veloso of Roselle Park, Roselle Park High School
  • Alexander Vintimilla of Elizabeth, John E. Dwyer Technology Academy
  • Pedro Wazonkoski of Elizabeth, Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy
  • Julissa Zayas of Hillside, Hillside High School

 

Photo Caption A (L to R): Luanna Maciel of Roselle Park and Mahogany Calizaire, Associate, High School Admissions. Ms. Maciel received a scholarship to attend Berkeley College.

 

 

Photo Caption B (L to R): Standing are Joseph Siriano, Director, High School Admissions, Berkeley College in Woodbridge; Raquel Alexandra Sosa-Sanchez of Rahway; Jacqueline Chinchilla Reyes of Plainfield; Stephanie Alvarado of Elizabeth; Yazzlyn Torres of Linden; Melanie Garcia of Elizabeth; Clarissa Miranda Simmons of Rahway; and Annie Thomas of Scotch Plains. Sitting are Peace Oyekola of Plainfield; Kenneth Cadena of Elizabeth; Amanda Morales-Lopez of Roselle; Michael Fienco and Bryan Gutierrez, both of Roselle Park. The students received scholarships to attend Berkeley College.

 

A leader in providing career-focused education since 1931, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls more than 8,000 students – including more than 550 international students – in its Master’s, Bachelor’s and Associate’s 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 an MBA in Management online and in Woodland Park, NJ.

 

Berkeley College has five New Jersey campuses – Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. In New York there are three campuses – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. For four consecutive years, U.S. News & World Report has named Berkeley College among the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s Programs and among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.

 

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Photo B: http://berkeleycollege.edu/press_release_images/MDL_UnionB_032917.jpg

 

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