Bergen Exhibition Illuminates a Warming World

-- January 17, 2019

Jeff Frost, La Tuna Fire, I-210 (2014). PARAMUS, N.J. – Nature, human nature and global warming represent the central themes of Gallery Bergen’s latest exhibition, “Lines of Fire/Lines of Ice,” an installment featuring the work of nine artists. The exhibition will open with a reception Thursday, Jan. 24 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Bergen […]

Appointments Bolster Bergen Leadership Team

-- January 14, 2019

Brian D. Agnew, Ph.D., and Ronald Miller. PARAMUS, N.J. – Senior higher education leaders Brian D. Agnew, Ph.D., and Ronald Miller have joined Bergen Community College’s executive team. The pair began at the College Jan. 14 as executive vice president and executive director of the Bergen Community College Foundation. “At the state’s No. 1 college […]

Federal Scholarship Helps Student Study Abroad

-- January 10, 2019

Erin Moran PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College student Erin Moran has earned a $2,500 U.S. Department of State Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad in Prague, Czech Republic during the spring 2019 academic term. Moran, of Kearny, a second-year student at Bergen, will study at the University of New York in Prague. […]

Student-Athletes Win Smiles with Toy Drive

-- January 2, 2019

PARAMUS, N.J. – A group of Bergen Community College student-athletes scored a victory for children in need this holiday season, donating 75 toys to area hospitals and nonprofit organizations through the Fair Lawn Police Department’s annual giving campaign. Organized by the student-athlete advisory committee, which features men and women from each of Bergen’s 12 intercollegiate […]

Holocaust Discussed During College Speaker Series

-- December 24, 2018

PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College will examine the Holocaust through three events during the spring 2019 semester. All events are free and open to the public. The first, “They Risked Their Lives: Poles Who Saved Jews During the Holocaust,” an exhibition of photography, iconography and quotations, will open Tuesday, Jan. 29 from at 12:30 […]

Ciccone Screens Spirituality Documentary

-- December 20, 2018

PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College will continue its Cinema Ciccone film series with a screening of “Sacred: Milestones of a Spiritual Life” Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019 at 7 p.m. in the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre (400 Paramus Road). Directed by Academy award-winner Thomas Lennon, the film includes footage from more than 25 countries. Featuring […]

Students Beat the Cold with Soup for the Hungry

-- December 17, 2018

PARAMUS, N.J. – The Bergen Community College student government association used soup to bring warmth to the winter season for those in need. During the week of “Giving Tuesday” Nov. 27, the group sponsored a soup drive supported by students, faculty and staff that ultimately delivered 163 cans to the Center for Food Action pantry […]

Bergen Foundation Awards Students $101k

-- December 10, 2018

Bergen President Michael D. Redmond, Ph.D., and scholarship recipient Fabiola Newman. PARAMUS, N.J. – This year’s holiday “giving season” featured $101,000 in Bergen Community College Foundation scholarships for 124 students. The honorees, who received scholarships ranging from $500 to $1,000, earned recognition for their academic performance and persistence. A ceremony for the scholarship award winners […]

Loud and Clear: College Communicators Honored

-- December 4, 2018

The $50 for 50 fundraising campaign placed first among all entries in the special event/fundraising campaign category. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College communicators have once again proven they have a way with words. For the fourth consecutive year, the College and its Office of Public Relations, Community and Cultural Affairs have earned recognition from […]

Bergen Student Named Best in New Jersey

-- November 29, 2018

From left: NJCCC President Aaron Fichtner, Ph.D.; NJCCC Chair Helen Albright; Bergen President Michael D. Redmond, Ph.D.; Elda Pere; Alfred Pere; and Bergen Vice President of Academic Affairs William Mullaney, Ph.D. EDISON, N.J. – On Friday, Nov. 16, as part of the Vision 2028 Leadership Summit, the New Jersey Council of County Colleges presented the […]