TV Show Captures Prof.’s Final Teachable Moment

-- October 17, 2019

Elin Schikler and Andy Krikun, Ph.D. PARAMUS, N.J. – On her last day of teaching before retirement, Bergen Community College Professor Elin Schikler met colleague and fellow professor Andy Krikun, Ph.D., for breakfast at a local diner. They didn’t plan on television cameras capturing it. What began as breakfast among friends turned into a televised […]

Changing Your Future Begins at Bergen Open House

-- October 15, 2019

Bergen will open a new facility in Hackensack for culinary students in coming years. PARAMUS, N.J. – A prospective student open house at Bergen Community College Tuesday, Oct. 29 from 4 to 7 p.m. at 400 Paramus Road in Paramus will feature workshops, tours and information on programs that can help make college more affordable […]

Silent Film Series Starts with a Scare this Halloween

-- October 11, 2019

PARAMUS, N.J. – Experience Dracula like never before this Halloween with “Nosferatu,” the 1922 expressionist film created as an unauthorized adaptation of Bram Stoker’s “Dracula.” The film will open the Bergen Community College Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre silent film series Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 7 p.m. at the institution’s main campus, 400 Paramus Road. The […]

Helff Hall Dedicated in Memory of Veterinary Technology Student

-- October 9, 2019

Bergen Community College and government officials joined the Helff family during the rededication of Suzanne M. Helff Hall. PARAMUS, N.J. – When Suzanne M. Helff returned to Bergen Community College in 1997 after taking time away to raise her daughter, she decided to pursue a degree related to a lifelong passion: the care of animals. […]

Showman Brings Bobby Darin to Bergen

-- October 7, 2019

Bobby Darin and Ron Gartner. PARAMUS, N.J. – “The Music of Bobby Darin,” starring Ron Gartner, will take centerstage as part of Bergen Community College’s “Curtain Up!” 2019-20 season Saturday, Oct. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre (400 Paramus Road). The Las Vegas-style singer Gartner, a New York City showman, will […]

A “Picnic” at Bergenstages Theatre

-- October 3, 2019

John Kroner, from Hillsdale, as Hal Carter, and Sarah Villarini, from Hawthorne, as Madge Owens. PARAMUS, N.J. – The Bergenstages theatre troupe presents its first production of the season, “Picnic,” a Pulitzer Prize awarded play about a group of lonely women preparing for an annual picnic in a small Kansas town whose lives are disrupted […]

Bergen Prof. Honored by Government Leaders

-- October 1, 2019

Professor Mina Ahn, Ph.D. PARAMUS, N.J. – Government officials, including Bergen County Executive James J. Tedesco III, the Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Bergen County Sheriff Anthony Cureton and Bergen County Clerk John Hogan, have honored Bergen Community College Professor Mina Ahn, Ph.D., with the “Outstanding Educator Award.” The county leaders recognized Professor Ahn […]

Bergen, Partners Launch $12 Million Healthcare Grant

-- September 25, 2019

Bergen Community College President Dr. Michael D. Redmond, at lectern, joined by (from left) Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders Vice Chair Mary Amoroso (blue jacket), Freeholder Chair Germaine Ortiz and New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development Commissioner Robert Asaro-Angelo. PARAMUS, N.J. – Joined by government officials, healthcare industry partners, college leaders and […]

The Duprees Return to Bergen by Popular Demand

-- September 20, 2019

PARAMUS, N.J. – The Duprees open Bergen Community College’s “Curtain Up!” 2019-20 season Saturday, Oct. 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre (400 Paramus Road). Back at the Ciccone by popular demand, the Duprees’ status as one of the nation’s favorite golden oldies groups comes from their romantic interpretations of popular love […]

College Offers Training for New Bridge Staff

-- September 16, 2019

PARAMUS, N.J. – Responding to the statewide shortage of certified nursing assistants, Bergen New Bridge Medical Center has entered into a collaborative agreement with Bergen Community College to host a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) training program onsite at the hospital. Officials from both partners will gather Sept. 18 at the medical center to officially launch […]