Archive for: March, 2016

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...

 

BCCSnaps Causing Controversy

BCCSnaps Causing Controversy

There has been a wide spectrum of responses towards BCCsnaps//Genesis Fuentes By Lucia Rubi Godoy, Online Editor A particular Snapchat account named BCCSnaps has become very popular with the students of Bergen Community College. This account...

 

Cameras are For Safety, Not Intimidation

Cameras are For Safety, Not Intimidation

Security should never take away liberty//MCTcampus By Gabe Wanissian, Editor In Chief We are currently faced with a dilemma of just how much liberty and privacy we are willing to give up to increase our safety at BCC. The answer seems to be...

 

Lack Of Policy For Security Camera Usage Raises Concern

Lack Of Policy For Security Camera Usage Raises Concern

One of the nearly 200 cameras on Paramus campus//Jessica Rodriguez By Brendan Daly, News Editor There is a growing worry on campus due to the lack of an official policy for the College’s surveillance cameras. “My concern is that there doesn’t...

 

Baseball Season Warms up

Baseball Season Warms up

Pitchers and Catchers prepare for their season//Henry Fowler By Adam Grassani, Sports Editor The weather is finally starting to heat up, baseball season is almost upon us and Bergen Community College’s home baseball team is hard at work in...

 

The Fungus that Could Destroy the Banana Industry

The Fungus that Could Destroy the Banana Industry

Fungus is affecting banana production// Photo Courtesy of Wikimedia By James O. Diaz, Staff Writer A new strain of a fungal disease has contaminated banana plantations and will possibly lead to the collapse of a multi-billion dollar industry....

 

Trump and Clinton Lead Primaries

Trump and Clinton Lead Primaries

Chart of delegate counts for presidential candidates in both parties//MCTcampus By Dennis Pearson Jr., Staff Writer March 1 marked Super Tuesday, one of, if not the most important days for primary voting. 11 states had their primaries on March...

 

Silence! TEDx is Talking

Silence! TEDx is Talking

Image Courtesy of Flickr By Maria Suarez, Contributing Writer From revolutionizing the spread of ideas through its innovative speeches and YouTube phenomenon comes the third annual TEDx event: “Narrative Matters: Using Story to Make Change”...

 

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...