Good News, Again, for Bergen Communicators

-- November 17, 2017

PARAMUS, N.J. – For the third consecutive year, Bergen Community College has earned recognition from the National Council on Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) for its communication efforts, winning awards for its official newsletter and video program. “As the media landscape continues to evolve, Bergen Community College keeps the public informed by using innovative approaches […]

A Flea Farce at Bergen’s Ciccone

-- November 14, 2017

(From left) Austin Tobey, of Fair Lawn, as Romain Tournel, Kevin Bergen, of Glen Rock, as Victor Chandebise, and Keila Haskins, of Fort Lee, as Raymonde Chandebise. PARAMUS, N.J. – The Bergenstages season continues with the funny and farcical “A Flea in Her Ear” – full of slamming doors, mistaken identities and sexual innuendo – […]

Gallery Bergen Investigates Identity

-- November 9, 2017

Rico Gatson, Family #1. Courtesy Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York. PARAMUS, N.J. – A new exhibition in Gallery Bergen at Bergen Community College draws attention to the complex nature of individuality. “Identity Document,” on display through Wednesday, Dec. 13 with an opening reception taking place Tuesday, Nov. 14 at 6 p.m., brings together eight artists […]

Register Now for Spring, Winter Classes

-- November 6, 2017

Students can complete winter classes in just 16 days. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College will once again offer a winter session of classes, giving students the opportunity to complete a course in just a few weeks. The winter session remains popular with currently enrolled Bergen students and those visiting from four-year colleges who plan […]

Bergen Athletes Honored

-- November 1, 2017

Student-athlete Camille Calupad and Managing Director of Athletics Jorge Hernandez and coach Ed Kochakji. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College athletes, past and present, have added two significant honors to the institutional trophy case. Wrestling coach Ed Kochakji received the Lifetime Service to Wrestling award from the National Wrestling Hall of Fame, while pole vaulter […]

Bergen Nominated for $1 Million Aspen Prize

-- October 25, 2017

PARAMUS, N.J. – The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program has named Bergen Community College as one of the nation’s top 150 institutions eligible to compete for the $1 million 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. Selected from 1,000 public two-year colleges, Bergen earned entry on the strength of its student outcome data – including […]

“Salon Songbook” Tributes Gershwin Brothers

-- October 23, 2017

PARAMUS, N.J. – Producing some of the greatest standards when American jazz hit the high notes: “Embraceable You,” “I Got Rhythm” and “But Not for Me,” “Salon Songbook: The Gershwins and Friends,” a celebration of songwriting’s most successful sibling partnership, will play the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre at the College’s main campus, 400 Paramus Road, […]

Students Dress for Success with Career Closet

-- October 17, 2017

PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College and Ridgewood Moving Services President and CEO Cynthia A. Myer (right) have partnered to establish a “career closet” at the main campus, 400 Paramus Road, that will provide students with free professional and formal attire donated by area residents. Officially launched Sept. 13 through the “Move for Success” program, […]

“Hamlet” Opens at Bergen

-- October 13, 2017

Dakota Librescu, of Fair Lawn, as Hamlet, and Kristina Craig, of River Edge, as Ophelia. PARAMUS, N.J. – Regarded as one of the great works in the English language, William Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” will open Bergenstages’ fall theatrical series Friday, Oct. 27 at Bergen Community College. Set in medieval Denmark, the protagonist, Prince Hamlet, son of […]

Explore Bergen’s Tradition of Excellence

-- October 11, 2017

Bergen’s 167-acre main campus in Paramus. PARAMUS, N.J. – As the institution celebrates its 50th anniversary, Bergen Community College will host its fall open house at the main campus for prospective students and their families Thursday, Nov. 2 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the student center at 400 Paramus Road. At the free event, […]