Nassau County Students Recognized for Academic Achievement at Berkeley College

Friday, May 15, 2020
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
Students from Nassau County, NY, have been named to the President’s and Dean’s Lists at Berkeley College for the winter 2020 semester. 

“The work ethic and talent of these students will serve them well as they prepare to graduate and progress toward their future success,” said Michael J. Smith, President of Berkeley College.   

The following students from Nassau County have been recognized: 

President’s List

- Antonioni Miguel of Hempstead

- Yvonne Bryan of Lynbrook

- Sofie Gustavsson Waidringer of Syosset

- Suzanne Hensford of West Hempstead

- Kaina Pasteur of Valley Stream 

Dean’s List

- Revey Aponte of Glen Cove

- Janetzis Cuellar Nunez of Inwood

- Aniyah Louis Gomez of Hempstead

- Marcelys Payano of Elmont

- Johanna Pimentel of Carle Place

- Cheng Qian of Roslyn Heights

- Nagelis Rodriguez of Freeport

- Eddy Siliezar of Elmont

- Tcharly Verna of Valley Stream

- Maureen Zaikowski of Garden City Park 

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. 

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