Trustees Tapped for Governor-elect’s Transition Committee

-- December 4, 2017

Sheetal Ranjan, Ph.D., Joseph Barreto and Mark Longo PARAMUS, N.J. – Gov.-elect Phil Murphy has selected Bergen Community College board of trustee members Sheetal Ranjan, Ph.D., Joseph Barreto and Mark Longo to serve on transition team committees that will begin setting priorities for his upcoming term. “We are very proud that Bergen Community College trustees […]

A Holiday Tradition at Ciccone Theatre

-- December 1, 2017

PARAMUS, N.J. – Classical performances from Bergen Sinfonia highlight its annual holiday concert in the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre at Bergen Community College this month. Under the baton of conductor Murray Colosimo, the orchestra will perform works by Rossini, Gounod and Strauss Saturday, Dec. 16 at 7:30 p.m. in the College’s Ciccone Theatre located at […]

Bergen Community College Alums Invited to Celebrate

-- November 29, 2017

Bergen Community College alumni rank No. 1 in the state. PARAMUS, N.J. – Fifty years of Bergen Community College graduates will come together in January for the annual alumni recognition dinner at the Terrace at Biagio’s – located just a few steps from the College’s main campus on Paramus Road. Hosted by the College’s Alumni […]

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, […]