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College Honors

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Bergen Named a “Most Promising Place to Work”

Sponsored by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education magazine and the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) and administered by Do Good Work Educational Consulting LLC, the award recognizes colleges that have prioritized diversity and inclusion in their organizational structures, strategic commitments and workplace environments.

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Taught Daily at Bergen: Lessons in Sustainability

In honor of Earth Day, the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey (CIANJ) and Commerce Magazine have recognized Bergen Community College for its commitment to environmental sustainability.

Vice President of Academic Affairs Brock Fisher, Ph.D.

Students Secure Accolades for Academic VP

Bergen Community College Vice President of Academic Affairs Brock Fisher, Ph.D., has earned the “Distinguished College Administrator” award from Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society of two-year colleges.

Front Page News x2!

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How Do You Get a Netflix Movie Job?

The Record, Page 1 (Cover)
Tuesday, February 14, 2023
“The amount of product that is being generated just calls for that many more people,” said Jared Saltzman, a professor at Bergen Community College who has been teaching in the school’s theater arts program for 50 years.

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Keeping Faith

The Record, Page 1 (Cover)
Sunday, February 12, 2023
“This is an homage to someone who is long overdue for recognition in her own community,” said Tim Blunk, director of Gallery Bergen at Bergen Community College in Paramus.

Student Success

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Bergen Alumna Introduces President Biden in Rose Garden Event

Bergen Community College alumna Kezia Rodriguez (’22) served as an invited guest of the White House, providing an introduction for President Joe Biden during a Rose Garden executive order signing. The White House hosted the event to spotlight the president’s announcement of new programs that expand care and assistance for children, seniors, people with disabilities and caregivers.

Rene Bulnes

55,000 Reasons for Excitement

Recent graduate Rene Bulnes has earned the $55,000 per year Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship – the most prestigious honor for community college students.

Mana Mehdizadeh

Parting Gift: Recent Grads Receive $10k Scholarship

Just hours after becoming newly minted Bergen Community College graduates earlier this month, students Yoav Aharon and Mana Mehdizadeh learned they would each receive a $10,000 scholarship through Phi Theta Kappa, the honor society of junior colleges.

Kaden Stevens

Jump For Joy: Bergen Athlete National Triple Jump Champ

Bergen Community College student-athlete Kaden Stevens won the NJCAA national championship in the triple jump.

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12 Teams Advance to “Innovation Challenge” Finals 

Bergen’s electric go-kart development team is a finalist in the Community College Innovation Challenge, a national competition sponsored by the American Association of Community Colleges in partnership with the National Science Foundation. The 12 finalists will travel to Washington, D.C. in June to present their STEM-based solutions to real-world problems.