Staten Island Students Recognized for Academic Achievement at Berkeley College

TUESDAY, MAY 28, 2019 
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122


Students from Staten Island in Richmond County, NY, have been named to the President’s and Dean’s Lists at Berkeley College for the winter 2019 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 Staten Island have been recognized:

President’s List

- Elisha Acevedo

- Miracle Bascomb

- Jacqueline Garcia

- Christopher Palazzola

- Rosemarie Rodriguez

- Juliea Saliu

- Samantha Varricchio

Dean’s List

- Nydia Billups

- Elizabeth Budge

- Charlene Burke

- Takina Clark

- Jessica Gonzalez

- Monica Hayes

- Bernice Ikomi-Stone

- Michael Lacause

- John Leahy

- Jonathan Lopez

- Sarah Meehan

- Jimmy Williams

- Katrina Yeugelowitz

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.

Berkeley College has three New York campuses – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. In New Jersey there are four campuses – Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. For six 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

- end -