Berkeley Today Stories

lunch and learn panelists
March 18, 2022
The Berkeley College Honors Program hosted its second annual virtual Lunch & Learn event to provide current Berkeley College students an opportunity to learn about alumni journeys and the positive impact the Honors Program has on its scholars. The webinar was held on Friday, January 21, 2022, and was moderated by Michele Figueroa, Director, Reporting & Technology, Career Services, and Byron K. Hargrove, PhD, Director, Honors Program.
Two female students studying together in a library.
March 4, 2021
As Berkeley College celebrates its 90th year, flexibility and adaptability have been among the keys to the institution’s success. Berkeley’s programs of study have constantly evolved to meet the changing demands of the professional market and the needs of an extremely diverse student body. And along with the career-focused brand of education and close, personal attention and support for which the College has become known, the Berkeley College Honors Program has offered high-achieving students the chance to excel by undertaking a rigorous combination of interdisciplinary theme-based seminars, intense research, and community service.
Photo of Dr. Melissa Baralt working on a laptop with her 2 boys.
June 11, 2020
Berkeley College has been a leader in online education for more than two decades. And most of the College’s 5,700+ students were already taking at least one online class even prior to the COVID-19 outbreak that shut down physical campuses at colleges nationwide. We recently took a look at the temporary transition to all-online classes from the perspective of Berkeley’s renowned faculty, some of whom are teaching online classes for the first time.
Students and Staff at Student Hill Day
June 11, 2019
While Berkeley College is known for its experienced professors who bring their first-hand professional experience to the classroom, a group of students recently traveled to Washington, DC for a different kind of hands-on learning experience. Student Hill Day, as it’s known at Berkeley, offers a unique opportunity for students to meet with senators, members of the House of Representatives, and other key legislators in their actual working environments.
Patricia Cowan
April 11, 2019
Having an outstanding, supportive group of faculty members, with relevant professional experience, is one of the benefits that students love most about Berkeley College. Through our Berkeley College Faculty Spotlight, current and prospective students will learn more about why professors like Pattie Cowan, enjoy teaching at Berkeley College each day.