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Shots and Giggles

Shots and Giggles

Gun Store//photo courtesy of Flickr By: George R. Guerra, Co-Editor-In-Chief Ever since Orlando, I’ve been thinking a lot about shootings and the national consciousness, and it perplexes me as to why gun ownership is still a well-respected...

 

Is Zika really a serious threat to America?

Is Zika really a serious threat to America?

Zika Virus Mosquito//commons.wikimedia.org By: Katherine Canillas, Staff Writer Since the widespread epidemic outbreak of Zika fever on April 2015, it is still one of the most controversial subjects to date. The disease was discovered in Uganda,...

 

Naughty Dog’s Spectacular Jump to Next-Gen

Naughty Dog’s Spectacular Jump to Next-Gen

Uncharted gets personal// Photo Courtesy of Wikimedia By George R. Guerra, Co Editor Uncharted fans remember finishing Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception and thinking that it was the end of a spectacular trilogy and would make a great end to one...

 

Criticising Neo-Masculinity and a Pro-Rape Blogger

Criticising Neo-Masculinity and a Pro-Rape Blogger

Roosh V. holding the logo for his blog site//Imgur By Simon Shkreli, Contributing Writer About a week ago, I came across a trending figure on the internet, Daryush Valizadeh, or who he legally calls himself now, Roosh V. He is a blogger and...

 

The Relatable Counselor

The Relatable Counselor

You may catch Tim Foote in A-118 wearing one of his iconic ties//Jessica Rodriguez By Gabe Wanissian, Editor In Chief As Bergen’s Academic Counselor Tim Foote left the “jock” table at his high school reunion to go talk to another group...

 

Student Spotlight, Andrew Fenwick

Student Spotlight, Andrew Fenwick

Fenwick is a highly involved student at BCC looking to make a difference, even after graduation//Iness Rabah By Iness Rabah, Copy Editor This month, the spotlight is on Andrew Fenwick, a driven young 21-year-old Bergen Community College student...

 

This Art Hurt Me, Bergen Student Releases EP

This Art Hurt Me, Bergen Student Releases EP

Bergen Community Student composer// David Cabassa By James O. Diaz, Staff Writer It has been said that the artist must suffer for the art and that is why it is called “Pain”-ting. The same can be said about music. David Cabassa, a Bergen...

 

DiCaprio Finally Wins Award, Oscars Stay Discriminatory

DiCaprio Finally Wins Award, Oscars Stay Discriminatory

Leo DiCaprio finally receives an Oscar//Flickr By Chris Yanni, Contributing Writer The 88th Oscars was an eventful night, one that was surrounded with controversy. This is the second straight year that there was not a black actor or actress...

 

Bergen Hacks: How to ride NJ Transit buses effectively to Campus

Bergen Hacks: How to ride NJ Transit buses effectively to Campus

NJ Transit has your back if you have no other form of transportation to BCC // Ari Lopez Wei By Adam Grassani, Sports Editor It’s obvious that transportation is one of the most important items that a college student needs to take into consideration....

 

My Guide to Transferring from Bergen

My Guide to Transferring from Bergen

Illustration by Genesis Fuentes     By Lucia Rubi Godoy, Online Editor Bergen Community College has been recognized two years in a row for its high graduation rates. However, one thing that many students don’t take into consideration...