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Bergen Wrestling Update

Bergen Wrestling Update

photo courtesy // BergenCCBulldogs.com By: Robert C. Mcdermott, Ad Manager. The Bergen Community College wrestling team competed in the NJCAA Championship at Council Bluffs, Iowa. Anthony Romero qualified at 133 pounds during the National Championship...

 

More Security at Bergen

More Security at Bergen

  By: Tiffany Marie Velez, Contributing Writer. On Valentine’s Day, a day dedicated to spreading love, the news broke across the nation that the eighteenth school shooting of the year occured in Parkland, Florida. “Congress needs to...

 

2018 Flu Epidemic: What to Know

2018 Flu Epidemic: What to Know

photo courtesy // U.S. Air Force By: Jeremy Nifras, Staff Writer. The 2018 flu season has statistically been the worst in recent years, with many Americans dying from the virus nationwide. Compared to past seasons, this year’s flu virus is...

 

Women’s Basketball Season Update

Women’s Basketball Season Update

photo courtesy // BergenCCBulldogs.com By: Purnasree Saha: Sports Editor. In January 2018, the Bergen Community College Women’s Basketball team played against many teams. These teams included Brookdale Community College, Rowan College in Gloucester...

 

Men’s Basketball Season Update

Men’s Basketball Season Update

photo courtesy // BergenCCBulldogs.com By: Jelson Montero, Contributing Writer. Despite great optimism the men’s basketball team continued to struggle through the early portion of the season.  On January 13th Bulldogs lost to Rowan college...

 

Is Success 101 a Waste of Time?

Is Success 101 a Waste of Time?

photo courtesy // publicdomainpictures.net By: Jelson Montero, Contributing Writer. Every semester incoming students sign up for Success 101 and it seems that every semester the complaints grow. The Success 101 class is a course required of...

 

Bergens $50 for 50 campaign and Wall

Bergens $50 for 50 campaign and Wall

  photo courtesy // Adriana Caraballo By: Farah Alhablawi, Contributing Writer. Raising $505,050 in donations seems like a daunting and even a touch infeasible task, but for those who participated, it’s as easy as apple pie. With almost...

 

Former BCC Head Coach Dies at 80

Former BCC Head Coach Dies at 80

  Salvador//photo courtesy of BCC By: Christopher Molina: Sports Editor. Salvador Guillen, who was the former head coach of  Bergen’s men’s and women’s tennis and soccer teams, and a tennis adjunct professor, has died. Many at the...

 

Gourmet Dining Negotiates New Contract

Gourmet Dining Negotiates New Contract

Gourmet Dining//photo courtesy of Adrianna Caraballo By: Adrianna Caraballo, Co-Editor. The cafeteria service hours at all locations have been changed due to a new contract between Bergen Community College and Gourmet Dining. The main cafeteria,...

 

‘I’m a Lucky Man’ A WW2 Veteran’s Story

‘I’m a Lucky Man’ A WW2 Veteran’s Story

(Left) Bartholomeo Ficeto, 1943, age 22.(Right) Bartholomeo Ficeto, 2017, age 96. //photo courtesy of Clipping from an unknown newspaper. By: Mark Gucia, Contributing Writer. Customers not only go to the Bloomfield, New Jersey Stop and Shop...