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 […]

Bergen Professor Publishes Poems

-- September 13, 2019

Professor Brian Cordell. PARAMUS, N.J. – Brian Cordell, an associate professor at Bergen Community College, will publish his first chapbook, “In Their Final Performance,” with Finishing Line Press in November. The collection of poems pay tribute to singer and songwriter Jason Molina of Magnolia Electric Co., the band’s music and the loss of musicians such […]

“Curtain Up” on Bergen Theatre Performances

-- September 11, 2019

Peter Yarrow headlines this year’s “Curtain Up” series. PARAMUS, N.J. – Performers such as the Duprees, the Infernos and Peter Yarrow will combine with the BergenStages student theatre troupe to take the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre stage at Bergen Community College this year. The 300-seat venue, located at the College’s main campus, 400 Paramus Road, […]

Bergen’s Agnew Earns Statewide Recognition

-- September 9, 2019

Brian Agnew, Ph.D. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College Executive Vice President Brian D. Agnew, Ph.D., has earned an NJBIZ “Forty Under 40 Award” recognizing him as one of the state’s top emerging leaders as selected by the business journal’s independent panel of judges. Agnew will accept the award during a Sept. 18 ceremony in […]

Students Named Governor’s STEM Scholars

-- September 5, 2019

Manuel Ackattupathil, Jean Pierre Alvarez and Adelajda Turku. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College students Manuel Ackattupathil, Jean Pierre Alvarez and Adelajda Turku have earned entry into the Governor’s 2020 STEM Scholars Program, an initiative to cultivate, attract and keep top STEM talent in New Jersey. Selected from approximately 500 applicants with bachelor’s, master’s and […]

College Opens Korean Art Exhibition

-- August 29, 2019

“On the Platform,” by Namjoo Kim. PARAMUS, N.J. – Gallery Bergen, the art exhibition space of Bergen Community College, in collaboration with the Korean Community Center of Tenafly will open “NJSeoul: New Art from the Korean Diaspora” next month at the institution’s main campus. A free opening reception will take place Thursday, Sept. 12 at 6 p.m. […]