NJ STARS Students  & Bergen Community College “In the News”

Bergen’s Alpha Epsilon Phi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa has earned both the international and regional Distinguished Chapter Team Award, continuing a decade of record-setting success for the group. The “most distinguished chapter” honor recognizes the top chapter in the entire world!

Founded in 1918, PTK is the oldest, largest, and most distinguished honor society of two-year colleges in nine nations and 1,300 colleges.  Many of Bergen’s NJ STARS students are PTK members!  Bergen Community College Honor Students Earn International Acclaim.  April 26, 2020. (mybergen.com)  Meet the 2019 Most Distinguished Chapter. May 8, 2019. (ptk.org)


Listen to what six NJ STARS students and graduates (Tristan Anderson, Jeremy Arango, Adam Grassani, Jazmine Guiterrez, Amanda Karpinski and Thomas Van Winkle) have to say about Bergen Community College and the NJ STARS program in an NJ STARS Infomercial.  To view the video, please click below:

If you have Verizon FIOS, the NJ STARS Infomercial is currently airing on Bergen Community College’s Torch TV, Channel 26!

In addition, an NJ STARS commercial is also airing on FIOS, Channel 26!  To view the commercial starring NJ STARS graduate, Laura Zottarelli, click below:

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NJ STARS Student and Graduate Updates and Articles

2017 Officer Group