• Gian Paul Gonzalez Kicks Off Hispanic Heritage Month
  • Why NCAA Athletes Should Be Paid
  • NFL Season Preview
  • The Race for the MLB Playoff
  • Be More Chill: A Rock Musical for Generation Z.
  • Peace or Corruption in Peru?
  • Moving From Your Home Country

Gian Paul Gonzalez Kicks Off Hispanic Heritage Month

By Francisco Camacho, Contributing Writer October is finally here, and besides the long-awaited transition to fall, there’s more significance to it – it’s Hispanic Heritage Month. To kick the month off, BCC had a presentation which took place in the Anna Maria Ciccone theater. BCC President Michael Redmond described the […]

Why NCAA Athletes Should Be Paid

By: Jelson Montero, Sports Editor. One might think that a scholarship is enough to keep NCAA athletes satisfied with their college experience, however it is not enough. NCAA athletes have long performed for these universities, sacrificed a great deal of time, and brought in a large amount of revenue which […]

NFL Season Preview

By: Jelson Montero, Sports Editor. As September creeps in, the beautiful sound of football arrives. Predicting winners and losers is never an easy task. However, it would seem wrong to not have the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots as Super Bowl favorites. Despite not having Carson Wentz and a […]

The Race for the MLB Playoff

By: Jelson Montero, Sports Editor. With the final month of baseball approaching there are many stories to look forward to throughout the playoffs and the race to the playoffs. As of now, the American league playoff teams are all set with the Oakland Athletics, Houston Astros, Cleveland Indians, New York […]

Be More Chill: A Rock Musical for Generation Z.

By: Jeremy Nifras, Copy Editor Typically in high school, the unspoken ambition of every student is to become well-liked by his or her peers, and to varying extents, become popular. In the new off-Broadway musical Be More Chill, these ambitions are framed within an upbeat, satirical lens, with an interesting […]

Peace or Corruption in Peru?

By: Kaylee Alzamora, Staff Writer. Can you imagine living in a country where big-name politicians are removed from power for being in crazy corruption scandals? Sadly, that’s the situation in Peru. Even though Peru is a hot spot for tourists around the world, it doesn’t mean that they don’t have issues […]

Moving From Your Home Country

By:  Karoline Santos Souza, Staff Writer. One day I woke up in a different bed, and I was not in my home country. Well, that was not exactly what happened; starting from the beginning, I moved to United States last year by myself, and the first feeling that I had […]

 
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Installation of Interim President in Surprise Move

Installation of Interim President in Surprise Move

Interim President Michael Redmond//photo courtesy Adrianna Caraballo By: Adrianna Caraballo, Co-Editor. Michael Redmond was appointed as the college’s interim president on June 27, 2017 after B. Kaye Walter was fired. Not only were the students...

 

Bergen Community College Relieves President

Bergen Community College Relieves President

Kaye//photo courtesy Larry Hlavenka By: Leshay Jones, Editor in Chief. On June 27, the Board of Trustees held a meeting in which they voted to fire President B. Kaye Walter. The reasoning behind her termination is unclear seeing as there was...

 

Leading with Compassion

Leading with Compassion

Leading with Compassion//photo courtesy of Flickr By: Leshay Jones, Editor-in-Chief Believe it or not, it is not easy to be a leader, especially in a world filled with followers. None of  us want to work for somebody, but the cold, hard truth...

 

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Moving From Your Home Country

Moving From Your Home Country

Immigrating to another country can make you reevaluate many things you take for granted // Edriel Fimbres By:  Karoline Santos Souza, Staff Writer. One day I woke up in a different bed, and I was not in my home country. Well, that was not exactly...

 

Being a Journalist in Trump’s America

Being a Journalist in Trump’s America

CNN’s Atlanta Headquarters //pixabay.com By: Katy Temple, Features Editor. On January 23rd, 2018, a man in Michigan was arrested for calling CNN on multiple occasions and threatening to kill employees at the Atlanta headquarters. On June...

 

What The Hell Is Intersectionality, And Why Is It So Important?

What The Hell Is Intersectionality, And Why Is It So Important?

Professor Kimberle Crenshaw // Wikimedia Commons By: Owen McCloskey, Editor-In-Chief So, it’s come to my understanding that we need to have a talk about intersectionality. The buzzword that has been so praised by progressives and lambasted...

 
 

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Gian Paul Gonzalez Kicks Off Hispanic Heritage Month

Gian Paul Gonzalez Kicks Off Hispanic Heritage Month

By Francisco Camacho, Contributing Writer October is finally here, and besides the long-awaited transition to fall, there’s more significance to it – it’s Hispanic Heritage Month. To kick the month off, BCC had a presentation which...

 

Why NCAA Athletes Should Be Paid

Why NCAA Athletes Should Be Paid

// PxHere.com By: Jelson Montero, Sports Editor. One might think that a scholarship is enough to keep NCAA athletes satisfied with their college experience, however it is not enough. NCAA athletes have long performed for these universities,...

 

NFL Season Preview

NFL Season Preview

// Wikimedia Commons By: Jelson Montero, Sports Editor. As September creeps in, the beautiful sound of football arrives. Predicting winners and losers is never an easy task. However, it would seem wrong to not have the Philadelphia Eagles and...

 

The Race for the MLB Playoff

The Race for the MLB Playoff

//Wikimedia Commons By: Jelson Montero, Sports Editor. With the final month of baseball approaching there are many stories to look forward to throughout the playoffs and the race to the playoffs. As of now, the American league playoff teams...

 

Be More Chill: A Rock Musical for Generation Z.

Be More Chill: A Rock Musical for Generation Z.

By: Jeremy Nifras, Copy Editor Typically in high school, the unspoken ambition of every student is to become well-liked by his or her peers, and to varying extents, become popular. In the new off-Broadway musical Be More Chill, these ambitions...

 

Peace or Corruption in Peru?

Peace or Corruption in Peru?

Peruvian Governmental Palace // Dennis Jarvis By: Kaylee Alzamora, Staff Writer. Can you imagine living in a country where big-name politicians are removed from power for being in crazy corruption scandals? Sadly, that’s the situation in...

 

Moving From Your Home Country

Moving From Your Home Country

Immigrating to another country can make you reevaluate many things you take for granted // Edriel Fimbres By:  Karoline Santos Souza, Staff Writer. One day I woke up in a different bed, and I was not in my home country. Well, that was not exactly...

 

How Do Students View Bergen Community College

How Do Students View Bergen Community College

Students attend a lecture at their local college // velr0 (flickr.com) By: Jelson Montero, Sports Editor Bergen Community College draws in students from many communities, such as Paterson, Wayne, Passaic, Paramus, etc. With such a variety of...

 

Eminem Reaches Number One Again With ‘Kamikaze’

Eminem Reaches Number One Again With ‘Kamikaze’

  Eminem performs for his “stans” // Wikimedia Commons Byline: Robert C. McDermott, Ad Manager. Popular rapper Eminem hoped to revive what many of his fans have been asking for with the surprise release of his new album, “Kamikaze.”...

 

Networking: The Most Powerful Resource a College Can Offer

Networking: The Most Powerful Resource a College Can Offer

A Group of Students Collaborating // startupstockphotos.com By: Ian Ardelle, Layout Editor. Many students who are entering a university typically have certain expectations of what the school can offer them. It may be credits to transfer to...