College Hosts Lunch for Local Leaders

-- April 13, 2018

PARAMUS, N.J. – As part of the institution’s 50th anniversary celebration, Bergen Community College hosted more than two dozen elected officials for “A Legislative Lunch” April 12 at its main campus to strengthen ties with its federal, state, county and municipal officials. The event featured a discussion on the mission of community colleges like Bergen, […]

Student Art on Display at Gallery Bergen

-- April 12, 2018

Various works by Bergen students. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College art club students will present their work in Gallery Bergen’s latest exhibit “Student Art at Bergen” beginning with an opening reception on Thursday, April 12 at 5 p.m. Various works by talented students will be on display through May 4. The exhibition features artwork […]

College’s On-Campus Preschool Earns Accreditation

-- March 30, 2018

Child Development Center Director Sally Dionisio said nearly 1,100 children have enrolled in the program. PARAMUS, N.J. – The Child Development Center preschool at Bergen Community College has earned accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), a leading early childhood education professional organization. “Our center helps provide our county’s youngest […]

Bergen Guys and Dolls Bring Show to Ciccone Theatre

-- March 22, 2018

(From left) Keila Haskins, of Fort Lee, as Adelaide; Kevin Bergen, of Glen Rock, as Nathan Detroit; Kristina Craig, of River Edge, as Sarah Brown; and Matthew Rella, of Glen Rock, as Sky Masterson. PARAMUS, N.J. – The Bergenstages theater troupe will conclude their season of student-run productions with a classic hailed by many as […]

Earn Credits at Bergen this Summer

-- March 19, 2018

Summer classes begin May 21. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen County students returning home from college this spring can continue earning credits toward their degree by taking summer classes at Bergen Community College. Online registration opens April 1; in-person registration begins April 9. Students seeking to enroll in fall classes (beginning Sept. 5) can also register. […]

Explore Bergen Community College at Open House – April 12

-- March 12, 2018

The April 12 open house will take place from 3 to 7 p.m. at the College’s main campus in Paramus. PARAMUS, N.J. – Over the last 50 years, more than 600,000 students have walked through the doors of Bergen Community College. At an April 12 open house for prospective students, the next generation of Bergen […]

College Hosts Gala Celebration 50 Years in the Making – April 19

-- March 5, 2018

The Venetian has hosted the College’s last three major fundraisers, including this year’s 50th anniversary gala and previous years’ Club Monte Carlo. PARAMUS, N.J. – Generations of Bergen Community College supporters, faculty, staff, alumni and students will celebrate the institution’s 50-year tradition of excellence during an anniversary gala fundraiser April 19 at the Venetian in […]

Bergen Coach Selected for National Hall of Fame

-- March 1, 2018

Dr. Rose Marie Battaglia, 1971 PARAMUS, N.J. – Trailblazing former Bergen Community College coach Rose Marie Battaglia, Ph.D., has earned entry into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame. She, and six fellow inductees including Olympic gold medalists Chamique Holdsclaw, Katie Smith and Tina Thompson, will attend the hall’s 20th anniversary ceremony June 9 in Knoxville, […]

50 Years of Music at Bergen – Rescheduled for 4/25

-- February 23, 2018

PARAMUS, N.J. – “Bergen Five-0,” a musical celebration of Bergen Community College’s 50th anniversary featuring the music of former distinguished artists who have performed on the College’s stage throughout the past five decades, will take place Wednesday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre. The event represents this year’s installment in […]

Innovation Continues in College’s 50th Year

-- February 19, 2018

Professors Robert Highley, Camelia-Manuela Lataianu, Ph.D. and Jennifer McCarthy. PARAMUS, N.J. – Three Bergen Community College faculty members have earned recognition as dedicated community college educators for their contributions in supporting student success at the institution. Biology professor Robert Highley, of Waldwick, received the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Award for […]