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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...

 

I Wear Her Pink Ribbon

I Wear Her Pink Ribbon

Breast Cancer//photo courtesy of First Class Photography By Amanda Barandas, Online Editor. Pink ribbons are here, there and everywhere! October is known for frightful delights, but how many of you have noticed pink ribbons popping up between...

 

Education is Key

Education is Key

Education Editorial//photo courtesy of Flickr By: Leshay Jones, Editor in Chief. Education is important. I mean, why else would we all be here working our behinds off in order to graduate, to move on and to live the best life that we can? My...

 

The Sun Shines on Cancer Care Walk at College

The Sun Shines on Cancer Care Walk at College

Cancer Walk//photo courtesy of Amanda Barandas, Online Editor. By: Carl Phillip, Contributing Writer. On Sunday, September 24, 2017 Bergen Community College held CancerCare’s annual walk/run event for hope. The event registration started at...

 

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...