College’s Hero 5K Supports Veterans

-- October 12, 2018

Now in its third year, the Hero 5K takes place at Bergen’s main campus in Paramus. PARAMUS, N.J. – The third annual “Hero 5K” Sunday, Nov. 4 at Bergen Community College will support student military veteran scholarships and emergency funds. The College enrolls approximately 130 active and retired members of the U.S. military. Organized by […]

Documentary Series Debuts Oct. 16

-- October 11, 2018

PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College will unveil its new Cinema Ciccone film series featuring five award-winning documentaries Tuesday, Oct. 16 at 12:30 p.m. with “Love Wins” in the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre (400 Paramus Road). The series will continue through April 2019 with documentaries on topics ranging from the Holocaust to jazz. The first […]

“Barefoot in the Park” Opens Oct. 26

-- October 10, 2018

Matthew DeMarco, of Dumont, as Paul Bratter and Emma Margey, of Rutherford, as Corie Bratter. PARAMUS, N.J. – The Bergenstages theatre troupe will open their season of student-run productions with the romantic comedy “Barefoot in the Park” Friday, Oct. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Bergen Community College’s Ender Hall Lab Theatre (400 Paramus Road). Written […]

Free College Discussed at Upcoming Open House

-- October 8, 2018

Bergen’s main campus in Paramus. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College, No. 1 in New Jersey for associate degree graduates, will host an open house for prospective students and their families Thursday, Nov. 1 from 3 to 7 p.m. at its main campus at 400 Paramus Road. To RSVP, visit or email [email protected] Información […]

Argentinian Dance Company Visits Oct. 12

-- October 2, 2018

PARAMUS, N.J. – Spend an evening with Argentinian dance company Fusion Tango as they perform innovative choreographies that combine traditional tango with modern elements Friday, Oct. 12 at 7:30 p.m. in Bergen Community College’s Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre (400 Paramus Road). Celebrate Latino Heritage Month with a show that depicts a tale of romance, seduction […]

State Selects Bergen for Coveted $20 Million Grant

-- September 28, 2018

Gov. Phil Murphy, who announced the Community College Opportunity Grant recipients Sept. 27, spoke at Bergen’s commencement ceremony in May. PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College has earned the state’s Community College Opportunity Grant, the result of a competitive process that will award the College and 12 other institutions $20 million to provide a tuition-free […]

Theatre Season Begins with Sopranos Star Dominic Chianese

-- September 26, 2018

College also unveils new film series “Cinema Ciccone.” PARAMUS, N.J. – Sopranos star Dominic Chianese opens Bergen Community College’s 2018-2019 theatre season with an evening of music and stories about his New York roots and Italian heritage Saturday, Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. in the College’s Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre (400 Paramus Road). Joined on-stage […]

Rocker Performs as Bergen’s Distinguished Artist

-- September 21, 2018

Carl Restivo PARAMUS, N.J. – Carl Restivo, a musician, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and record producer who has collaborated with acclaimed artists Rihanna, Tom Morello (Rage Against the Machine), Perry Farrell (Jane’s Addiction), Wyclef Jean, Slash and many others, will play a free concert Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 7:30 p.m. at Bergen Community College’s Anna Maria Ciccone […]

Fall Opens at Bergen, Additional Sessions Announced

-- September 5, 2018

Students arrived at the main campus Sept. 5. PARAMUS, N.J. – More than 14,000 students helped kick off the fall semester at Bergen Community College Sept. 5, beginning an academic year that will culminate with the institution’s 50th commencement ceremony in May 2019. President Michael D. Redmond, Ph.D., greeted students at the main campus on […]

Special Saturday Registration Hours in Hackensack

-- August 20, 2018

The Philip Ciarco Jr. Learning Center in Hackensack. HACKENSACK, N.J. – Bergen Community College will offer special Saturday registration hours at its Philip Ciarco Jr. Learning Center location at 355 Main Street this week. Students can visit Saturday, Aug. 25 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to register for the fall semester, which begins Sept. […]