Somerset County Students Recognized for Academic Achievement at Berkeley College

Wednesday, September 9, 2020
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations


Students from Somerset County, NJ, have been named to the President’s and Dean’s Lists at Berkeley College for the spring 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 Somerset County have been recognized:

President’s List

- Stacey Kelly of Bedminster

- Christopher Kuinlan of Branchburg

- Vanessa Parra of Manville

- Sarah Perrine of Somerset

- Shardee Azizah Khalylah Richardson of Somerset

- Lesly Rodriguez of North Plainfield

- Lytsy Rodriguez of North Plainfield

- Amani Simeon of Somerset

- Arrisa Teerarak-Sair of Warren

- Tyree Thompson of North Plainfield

Dean’s List

- Hayxa Aguasvivas of Somerset

- Olufadekemi Ajani of Hillsborough

- Dawn Barnard of Raritan

- Karen Bustos of Somerville

- Alexandra Gomez-Vega of Bridgewater

- Fauzia Huma of Green Brook

- Sarahy Magdaleno of Somerset

Berkeley College students with a minimum of 12 academic credits who achieve a grade point average of 4.00 for two consecutive semesters in the same academic year 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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