Bergen Professor Takes Art Abroad

-- May 8, 2017

Ethan Greenbaum’s work at Galerie Pact. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College art professor Ethan Greenbaum recently completed “Cold Frame,” his first international solo exhibit at Paris’ Galerie Pact. The exhibition featured mixed media works based on his walks traversing the alleys, streets and avenues of New York City. “A lot of inspiration comes from […]

$164k in Scholarships Support Student Success

-- May 5, 2017

Donors such as Bergen Community College Foundation board member Philip and Kathleen Ciarco provided $163,875 for students. PARAMUS, N.J. – The Bergen Community College Foundation awarded $163,875 in scholarships to 123 students during a May 3 ceremony at the institution’s main campus, providing critical financial support to help them continue toward earning a degree. Students […]

Freeholder to Address Bergen Graduates

-- May 1, 2017

PARAMUS, N.J. – Former Bergen Community College trustee and current Bergen County freeholder Germaine M. Ortiz will serve as the keynote speaker at the institution’s May 18 commencement at MetLife Stadium. She represents the first sitting freeholder to deliver the keynote address at Bergen’s commencement. “Throughout her career, Bergen County Freeholder Germaine Ortiz has stood […]

World-Class: Students Succeed at U.N. Conference

-- April 26, 2017

Bergen Community College students earned two top honors. NEW YORK, N.Y. – Representing one of only two community colleges among more than 200 institutions from across the globe, Bergen Community College students notched top recognition in two categories at the National Model United Nations conference at the organization’s headquarters in March. Bergen’s 10 student participants […]

Two Students Earn Top Transfer Scholarship

-- April 24, 2017

Daniela Liberato and Nadia Vaso. PARAMUS, N.J. – A pair of Bergen Community College students have earned the nation’s top undergraduate transfer scholarship and up to $40,000 per year to continue their education. Chosen from 3,000 applicants, Daniela Liberato and Nadia Vaso represent two of only 55 U.S. community college students selected for the Jack […]

Bergen President, Student Notch National Recognition

-- April 20, 2017

President B. Kaye Walter, Ph.D., and Amanda Karpinski. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College’s nationally recognized Phi Theta Kappa honor society chapter ranked among the best in the world at the organization’s national conference in Nashville, Tennessee April 6-8, securing 16 awards. In addition to earning regional and international distinguished chapter honors for the fourth […]

Stars, Chef Hit Ciccone Stage

-- April 18, 2017

PARAMUS, N.J. – The Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre at Bergen Community College will close its season with a special dinner and show event featuring the culinary stylings of Sal Scognamillo (Patsy’s) and guests such as Deana Martin (daughter, Dean Martin) and Sal Valentinetti from “America’s Got Talent.” “Patsy’s: If These Walls Could Sing” will take […]

Summer, Fall Classes Available at Bergen

-- April 12, 2017

Bergen has ranked No. 1 in New Jersey for associate degree graduates three years in a row. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College will offer four summer sessions this year, providing students an opportunity to accelerate their path toward graduation at the state’s No. 1 institution for associate degree graduates – or their home college […]

High School STARS Earn Free College Tuition

-- April 10, 2017

Registration for the fall semester has begun at Bergen Community College. PARAMUS, N.J. – Through the NJ STARS program, Bergen County high school students graduating in the top 15 percent of their class can enroll at Bergen Community College tuition-free. Bergen will host a series of free information sessions on the program, which will include […]

Four Earn Honor Society Scholarships

-- April 7, 2017

Nikita Gyawali, Sara Hwang, Daniela Liberato and Dimitri Papavasiliou. PARAMUS, N.J. – Four Bergen Community College honor students have earned scholarships through the 2017 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team program. Selected from among 1,800 members of Phi Theta Kappa, the honor society of two-year institutions, Nikita Gyawali, Sara Hwang, Daniela Liberato and Dimitri Papavasiliou accepted […]