Berkeley College Announces August Events

Thursday, July 30, 2020
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
August 4

The Morris County Chamber of Commerce will host a webinar on “Working with Virtual Interns and Best Virtual Hiring Practices,” from 12 noon to 1 p.m. Jasmine Briggs-Rogers, Director, Career Services, and Rosa Santana, Assistant Director, Career Services, both of Berkeley College, will discuss techniques on how to hire and manage virtual interns and entry-level employees. Their talk will focus on communication methods and online systems to help with hiring, training, delegating and managing virtual employees. For more information or to register, click here.

August 5

Berkeley College will host an LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) to BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing) webinar at 12 noon. This is the only program of its kind in New Jersey. Learn about admissions requirements, support services and financial aid. Explore the program curriculum and hear from faculty members. For more information or to register for this free event, call 800-446-5400, ext. CAL, or visit

August 11

Berkeley College will host a Healthcare Seminar at 4 p.m. The virtual event will feature demonstrations provided by professionals and instructors where you will learn some of the training and skills needed to be successful in this field. For further information about this free event, please call 800-446-5400, ext. CAL, or visit

August 17

Berkeley College will host a Fashion and Business Seminar at 4 p.m. Guest speakers are Amy Soricelli, Vice President, Berkeley College Career Services, and a Marketing representative from Marc Fisher Footwear. For further information about this free event, please call 800-446-5400, ext. CAL, or visit

August 18

Berkeley College will co-sponsor City & State NY – a Virtual Education NY Summit from 1 to 3:40 p.m. The event will cover the new situations that have come out of COVID 19. Industry executives, public sector leaders and academics will share ideas and debate critical issues such as remote learning, standardized testing and public school funding.

August 19

Berkeley College will host Open Houses at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. The virtual events are for high school seniors and adult students. Guests will have the opportunity to hear from staff and faculty, and learn about degree programs, as well as financial aid and scholarship opportunities. Transfer students will learn about transfer opportunities. For further information about these free events, please call 800-446-5400, ext. CAL, or visit

August 20

Kevin Luing, Board Chairman, Berkeley College, will be a guest speaker at a Commerce and Industry Association of NJ (CIANJ) webinar titled “Tackling COVID-19 – a Family-Owned Business Perspective” from 10 to 11 a.m. Family businesses have a sense of commitment and loyalty to their employees, but the pandemic and the restrictions imposed to fight its spread have become obstacles that have inhibited communication. Luing and other family business entrepreneurs will discuss their experiences, strategies to sustain their businesses and their core values. Sally Glick, Principal and Chief Growth Strategist, Sobel & Company, will moderate the webinar, which is free to CIANJ members and costs $25 for non-members. To register, click here

Berkeley College will host a Justice Studies – Criminal Justice Seminar at 6 p.m. The virtual event is hosted by Pat Verile, High School Admissions Associate, and Melissa Couden-Rapolla, High School and Community Outreach Associate, both of Berkeley College. A representative of the Paramus Police Department, Paramus, NJ, will discuss “What are the Ever-Changing Demands in the Workforce?” Next Gary Krulish, Chair, Justice Studies – Criminal Justice, Berkeley College School of Professional Studies, will cover “Working on the Front Line in a Time of a Pandemic” and “The Future of Criminal Justice and National Security in a Post-Pandemic World.” For further information about this free event, please call 800-446-5400, ext. CAL, or visit