Berkeley College

09/04/2018 | News release | Distributed by Public on 09/04/2018 11:27

Berkeley College Honors Arverne Student Inducted into National Society of Leadership and Success

Photo Caption (Above): New Berkeley College student members of theNational Society of Leadership and Success New York chapter celebrate their induction during a ceremony held at The Venetian in Garfield, NJ, on August 15, 2018. (Below): New Berkeley College student members of theNational Society of Leadership and Success New Jersey chapter celebrate their induction.

Berkeley College celebrated the induction of its fifth cohort of students into the New York and New Jersey chapters of the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS) during a ceremony held at The Venetian in Garfield, NJ, on August 15, 2018.Students are selected for membership to the NSLS, the nation's largest leadership honor society, by their colleges based on either academic standing or leadership potential.

In his remarks to the inductees, Michael J. Smith, President of Berkeley College, said, 'The mission of the National Society of Leadership and Success is not so different from that of Berkeley College. Like Berkeley, NSLS wants to help you achieve your goals and, by empowering you, seeks to create a force of good in the community. You are here because you are leaders, and I cannot wait to see the many ways you will make a difference.'

During the ceremony, 175 students were inducted into the Berkeley College New Jersey and New York chapters, including Tameka Thompson of Arverne in Queens County, NY.

Candidacy to the NSLS is a nationally recognized achievement of honorable distinction. The organization hosts live-streamed speaker events, allowing members to hear from and interact with national leaders, celebrities and best-selling authors such as Arianna Huffington, Carly Fiorina and Rudy Giuliani. Click hereto learn more about the NSLS.

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 7,100 students - including more than 440 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 five 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 www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.

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