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Letter from the PTK President

Letter from the PTK President

Dear Bergen Students, Each semester brings about new opportunities, especially for eligible Phi Theta Kappa members! If you received an e-mail or letter from Bergen’s Phi Theta Kappa chapter, you can accept our invitation and become part of...

 

Medical Building Opens: Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Held

Medical Building Opens: Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Held

Administration and students attend ceremony// Iness Rabah By Adam Grassani, Features Editor May 17, 2016 was an incredibly special day for Bergen Community College, as the Health Professions Integrated Teaching Center was finally opened to the...

 

Wrestling: Coach Kochakji, Man of the Year

Wrestling: Coach Kochakji, Man of the Year

Coach Kochakji is the man of the year on 2016//Luis Ari lopez Wei By Lucia Rubi Godoy, Online Editor Wrestling Coach Ed Kochakji was named “2016 Man of the Year” by the NJCAA National Tournament. Having been nominated to the Hall of Fame...

 

Students Having Issues With WiFi

Students Having Issues With WiFi

Bergen WiFi issues upset both students and faculty//Jessica Rodriguez By John Calixte, Staff Writer Problems with the Wi-Fi connection on campus has left many students upset with the inconsistent internet access. According to first year student...

 

Pay to Print Hurting Medical Students?

Pay to Print Hurting Medical Students?

Nursing student working on a mannequin in the lab//Jessica Rodriguez By Lawrence M. Frank, Contributing Writer Medical students are getting the short end of the stick with Bergen’s new printing policy. It is no mystery that the majority of...

 

Despite Signed Contracts, BOT Needs Revamp

Despite Signed Contracts, BOT Needs Revamp

The three new trustee members will be crucial in the direction BCC goes in//Illustration by Gabe Wanissian By Gabe Wanissian, Editor In Chief During the aftermath of the BCC faculty union voting to ratify a four year contract, there was a tangible...

 

Tedesco Appoints Trustee, Next One Within 30 Days

Tedesco Appoints Trustee, Next One Within 30 Days

Tedesco recognizing the 100th anniversary of the Irish Easter Rising, on Monday march 28//Brendan Daly By Gabe Wanissian, Editor in Chief Two new BCC Board of Trustees positions will be chosen within the next 30 days, according to Bergen County...

 

Faculty Members Finally Work Under Contract

Faculty Members Finally Work Under Contract

After three years, the BCC faculty finally signs the contract//Illustration by Jessica Rodriguez By James O. Diaz, Staff Writer The BCC faculty had encountered zero job security for nearly three years, as a result of working without a contract....

 

The Revival of the Student Activities Board

The Revival of the Student Activities Board

Student Activities Board// Brendan Daly By Noemie Broussoux-Coutard, Staff Writer When it comes to student involvement, Bergen Community College exemplifies one of the most active student bodies in the nation. With a plethora of clubs, organizations,...

 

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...