Humanities Grant to Fund College Veterans Program

-- November 12, 2018

PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College’s Center for Peace, Justice and Reconciliation and the Veterans and Military Affairs Center have received a $100,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) in support of a new program for military veterans and their families. The program, “No Man’s Land: Dialogues on the Experience of War,” […]

Travel “Into the Woods” at Bergen this Month

-- November 9, 2018

Leigh Jonaitis, Warwick, New York, as the Witch; Kevin Bergen, Glen Rock, as the Baker; and Natasha J. Gaston, West New York, as the Baker’s Wife. PARAMUS, N.J. – The Bergenstages theatre troupe will open its next show, the musical “Into the Woods,” Friday, Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m. in Bergen Community College’s Anna Maria […]

Bergen Students’ Earnings No. 1 Among State Peers

-- October 31, 2018

Bergen’s main campus in Paramus. PARAMUS, N.J. – According to the federal government, Bergen Community College students earn the highest salaries among past enrollees at the state’s 19 two-year institutions and even out-earn peers from some four-year institutions. The data, reported through the recently updated “College Scorecard” maintained by the U.S. Department of Education, ranks […]

Project Literacy Applauds College for Contributions

-- October 25, 2018

Bergen President Michael D. Redmond, Ph.D. HACKENSACK, N.J. – Project Literacy of Greater Bergen County recognized Bergen Community College and its commitment to improving lives through education at the nonprofit’s annual gala, “A New Bridge to Literacy” Oct. 12 at the Stony Hill Inn. Bergen County Freeholder Joan Voss, Ed.D., presented Bergen President Michael D. […]

“Salon Songbook” Showcases Broadway Hits

-- October 19, 2018

Performers Deborah Grace Winer with Jay Leonhart. PARAMUS, N.J. – Experience a magical journey with timeless songs from “Beauty and the Beast” to the enchanting music of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Cy Coleman with the performance “Salon Songbook – Feeling Wicked: The Magical Side of the American Songbook” Friday, Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m. in […]

Register for Spring Semester and Tuition Free Program

-- October 17, 2018

Bergen’s main campus in Paramus. PARAMUS, N.J. – Registration for spring and winter 2019 classes at Bergen Community College will open online Wednesday, Oct. 31 – including for students planning to take advantage of the state’s tuition-free college initiative, the Community College Opportunity Grant. In-person registration begins at the main campus at 400 Paramus Road […]

Lights, Camera, Bergen: NBC Show Filmed on Campus

-- October 15, 2018

Bergen film students watched the shoot and interacted with production staff. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College’s main campus felt more like Hollywood Oct. 10, with scenes for a spring 2019 episode of the new NBC spy-thriller “The Enemy Within” shot on its grounds. In shooting three scenes, which featured actors Jennifer Carpenter (best known […]

College’s Hero 5K Supports Veterans

-- October 12, 2018

Now in its third year, the Hero 5K takes place at Bergen’s main campus in Paramus. PARAMUS, N.J. – The third annual “Hero 5K” Sunday, Nov. 4 at Bergen Community College will support student military veteran scholarships and emergency funds. The College enrolls approximately 130 active and retired members of the U.S. military. Organized by […]

Documentary Series Debuts Oct. 16

-- October 11, 2018

PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College will unveil its new Cinema Ciccone film series featuring five award-winning documentaries Tuesday, Oct. 16 at 12:30 p.m. with “Love Wins” in the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre (400 Paramus Road). The series will continue through April 2019 with documentaries on topics ranging from the Holocaust to jazz. The first […]

“Barefoot in the Park” Opens Oct. 26

-- October 10, 2018

Matthew DeMarco, of Dumont, as Paul Bratter and Emma Margey, of Rutherford, as Corie Bratter. PARAMUS, N.J. – The Bergenstages theatre troupe will open their season of student-run productions with the romantic comedy “Barefoot in the Park” Friday, Oct. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Bergen Community College’s Ender Hall Lab Theatre (400 Paramus Road). Written […]