Nassau County Students Recognized for Academic Achievement at Berkeley College

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


Students from Nassau County, NY, 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 Nassau County have been recognized:

President’s List

- Marc-Andrew Cacanindin of Syosset

- Janetzis Cuellar Nunez of Inwood

- Suzanne Hensford of West Hempstead

- Nelly Otoronco of Baldwin

- Arianna Wynn of Wantagh 

Dean’s List

- Jack Banos of Franklin Square

- Angel Blue-Stridiron of Westbury

- Davina Brown of Inwood

- Lilian Diaz of North Baldwin

- Gabrielle Henry of East Meadow

- Shaniah John of Hempstead

- Taranjit Kaur of Valley Stream

- Pratima Khadka of Floral Park

- Ronald Land-Wheatley of Freeport

- Andre Mcknee of Valley Stream

- Jacqueline Moreno Velasquez of Garden City

- Yuderka Ramirez of Rockville Centre

- Rasheeda Roach of Valley Stream

- Esly Rodriguez of Hempstead

- Eddy Siliezar of Elmont

- Yasmine Smith of North Baldwin

- Ramona Smith of Westbury

- Tcharly Verna of Valley Stream

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 qualify for the Dean’s List.

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 7,000 students – including more than 350 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.

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