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

-- 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

-- 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

-- 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 Thursday, March 8 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 […]

“The Chairs” Set for an Audience at Bergen

-- February 5, 2018

Taryn McManus, of Maywood, as Old Woman, and Alexander Prezioso, of Maywood, as Old Man. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College’s student-run theater group, Bergenstages, opens its spring lineup with Eugene Ionesco’s landmark play “The Chairs” Friday, Feb. 23 in the Ender Hall Lab Theatre at the College’s main campus, 400 Paramus Road, Paramus. In […]

Bergen Students ‘Share a Coke’ and a Smile

-- January 31, 2018

Elda Pere, Remila Jasharllari, Doreta Biba and Sarah Hwang.  PARAMUS, N.J. – Three Bergen Community College students, Remila Jasharllari, Doreta Biba and Elda Pere, are among only 207 U.S. recipients of the 2017 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholars award. Each will receive $1,000 from Phi Theta Kappa, the honor society of two-year colleges, to continue […]

The Art of an Anniversary

-- January 23, 2018

Harper T. Phillips, Flight. PARAMUS, N.J. – As Bergen Community College’s 50th anniversary celebration continues, Gallery Bergen will chronicle five decades of the College’s art history in an exhibition showcasing the artwork of past and present visual arts faculty. “Past, Present, Future: Visual Arts Faculty at Bergen Community College” will be on display Feb. 13 […]

Bergen Alumni Feted During 50th Anniversary

-- January 17, 2018

Honorees Ed Kochakji and Goli Kocharian, joined by Bergen President Michael D. Redmond, Ph.D. PARAMUS, N.J. – With the backdrop of the institution’s 50th anniversary, Bergen Community College graduates from the last five decades gathered Jan. 11 for the annual alumni recognition dinner at the Terrace at Biagio’s, sharing memories and celebrating successes of the […]