Best in the World: Bergen’s Honor Society Chapter

-- May 3, 2019

Members of Bergen’s Phi Theta Kappa honor society chapter accepting their awards in Orlando. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College’s Phi Theta Kappa honor society chapter, Alpha Epsilon Phi, has earned an institution-record 23 honors at the organization’s annual convention in Orlando, Florida including the international and regional “Most Distinguished Chapter” awards, thus making Bergen’s […]

STEM Student Research Center Opens at Bergen

-- May 1, 2019

Government officials and College leaders join Bergen President Michael D. Redmond, Ph.D., at the ribbon cutting. PARAMUS, N.J. – Assisted by a student-constructed robot and joined by Bergen County government officials, faculty, staff and institutional leaders, Bergen Community College President Michael D. Redmond, Ph.D., cut the ribbon on the $1 million STEM Student Research Center […]

Country in Bergen County with Star’s Show

-- April 29, 2019

Chuck Wicks PARAMUS, N.J. – Country music comes to Bergen Community College when singer Chuck Wicks performs his new hits along with fan-favorites Saturday, May 18 at 5:30 p.m. in the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre (400 Paramus Road). The evening begins with a pre-show all-inclusive barbecue. In 2007, Wicks performed his first single “Stealing Cinderella,” […]

Scholarship Enables Student to Study in Spain

-- April 26, 2019

Alicia Moran PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College honors student Alicia Moran, of Kearny, has been selected as a recipient of the 2019-20 Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship and will study in Seville, Spain this fall. She will receive $5,000. “It is such an honor to be awarded the Simpson Sisters’ Scholarship from the Fund […]

All Smiles for Award-Winning Dental Hygiene Prof.

-- April 19, 2019

Joanna Campbell PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College dental hygiene professor Joanna Campbell, RDH, FAADH, has earned the institution’s 2018-19 National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Award. “Professor Campbell is an excellent instructor in the dental hygiene program who has distinguished herself at the College through her leadership in assessment and dedication […]

NEH Grant Connects Criminal Justice, Humanities

-- April 17, 2019

PARAMUS, N.J. – The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded a $35,000 Humanities Connections Grant to Bergen Community College to expand the role of the humanities in the College’s criminal justice courses. Selected from 139 proposals, Bergen was the only community college in New Jersey to be awarded NEH’s Humanities Connections grant this […]

Comedy Night with Bergen’s Own “Jersey Guys”

-- April 15, 2019

Bergen Professor Brian Altano. PARAMUS, N.J. – Enjoy an evening of storytelling and stand-up comedy when Bergen Community College Professor Brian Altano, of Ridgewood, and his son Dan present “Making the Sauce,” an ode to the Sunday morning Italian tradition Friday, May 3 at 7:30 p.m. in the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre (400 Paramus Road). […]

Columbia-Bound Bergen Student Earns Scholarship

-- April 11, 2019

Won Joon Kang PARAMUS, N.J. – Won Joon Kang, a business administration student at Bergen Community College, has been named a Fall 2018 Oberndorf Lifeline to Completion Scholar by the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and has received a $1,000 scholarship. Kang, of Mahwah, is the first student at Bergen to receive the Oberndorf Scholarship […]

Family Fun with Science Show at Ciccone Theatre

-- April 9, 2019

Garry Krinsky  PARAMUS, N.J. – Delve into the imagination of scientists who have explored principles like gravity and leverage when Garry Krinsky presents “Toying with Science” Saturday, April 27 at 10:30 a.m. in the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre (400 Paramus Road). This fast-paced program combines circus skills, mime, original music and audience involvement. Krinsky brings […]

County Officials Declare April Bergen Community College Month

-- April 5, 2019

(from l.) Bergen County Executive James J. Tedesco III, Freeholder Steve Tanelli, Freeholder Chair Pro Tempore Joan Voss, Ed.D., College President Michael D. Redmond, Ph.D., Freeholder Chair Germaine Ortiz, Freeholder Vice Chair Mary Amoroso, Freeholder David Ganz and College Board of Trustees Secretary Joseph Barreto. HACKENSACK, N.J. – Joining the nationwide celebration of U.S. community […]