Bergen County Students Recognized for Academic Achievement at Berkeley College

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


Students from Bergen County, NJ, have been named to the President’s and Dean’s Lists at Berkeley College for the fall 2018 semester. 

“I am proud of our students and their academic accomplishments,” said Michael J. Smith, President of Berkeley College. “Their work ethic and talent will serve them well as they prepare to graduate and progress toward their future successes.”  

The following students from Bergen County have been recognized:

President’s List

--Elsa Coloma of Leonia

--ChristianeDelacruz of Ridgefield Park

--Sonya Fernandez of Hackensack

--Mayda Haroutunian of Fairview

--Peter Kim of Fort Lee

--Aliaa Metawee of Fairview

--Joffre Penafiel of Hackensack

--Kayla Toney of Hackensack

--Rama Tutari of Edgewater

Dean’s List

--Sara Bahare Angourani of Leonia

--Jordon Bailey of Hackensack

--Benjamin Bobbie of Hackensack

--Nicole Brown of Hackensack

--Melanie Castano of Bogota

--Christian Colon of Fairview

--Aissatou Faye of Fairview

--Sonya Fernandez of Hackensack

--Fanta Finan of Hackensack

--Simone Gordon Edwards of Edgewater

--Janet Greene of Hackensack

--Ena Guzman of Bogota

--Navoun Maxwell of Hackensack

--Jisandra Mezquita of Hackensack

--Kathy Ocasio of Fort Lee

--Cristian Orjuela of Cliffside Park

--Ashley Pacheco of Fort Lee

--Christina Pedoto of Fairview

--Erica Ramirez of Fort Lee

--Melissa Ramirez of Bogota

--Gloria Roca of Bogota

--Waldys Romero Tejada of Hackensack

--Lori Stavridis of Hackensack

--Giovanni Suarez of Fairview

--Rachelle Trenard of Bogota

--Marlin Vasquez of Ridgefield Park

--Morgan Wilson of Hackensack

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 quality for the Dean’s List.

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