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1. Tree Time: $250k Planting Grant Promotes Sustainability
PARAMUS, N.J – Bergen Community College has secured a $250,000 state grant to renew its main campus tree population decimated by a changing climate, disease and invasive insects. The College secured the grant through the “Trees for Schools” program administered through the Sustainability Institute at the College of the New ...
by post on 12/18/2023 12:58 pm - Story - 4,450 Hits
2. Student Secures Coveted Federal Internship
PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College student Askar Mirza has secured a federal internship through the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) National Internship Program (HNIP).
by post on 09/14/2023 11:53 am - Story - 4,589 Hits
3. Feds Award Bergen $4.5 Million to Grow Agriculture Education
PARAMUS, N.J. – The federal government has awarded Bergen Community College a five-year, $4.5 million grant to help contribute to the growth of future food, agriculture, natural resources and human sciences (FANH) professionals.
by post on 06/23/2023 08:44 am - Story - 13,501 Hits
4. Bergen New Bridge Medical Center Offering Bivalent COVID & Flu Vaccines
Community is urged to make appointments as winter and the holidays approach (Paramus, NJ) – Paramus, NJ – Bergen New Bridge Medical Center is urging the community to get vaccinated or get boosted to prepare for the holidays and winter months to prevent unnecessary exposure to COVID and the ...
by post on 10/13/2022 04:46 pm - Story - 7,451 Hits
5. Bergen Tuition-Freeze Extended Through Aug. 1
PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College has extended its popular “inflation-busters” tuition freeze initiative through Aug. 1, giving students additional time to register for fall 2022 classes under the fall 2019 tuition rate ($146.50 per credit for Bergen County residents). The College’s latest student affordability program has already encouraged 4,743 ...
by post on 07/07/2022 09:04 am - Story - 13,341 Hits
6. Support Assists Students to Study Abroad
PARAMUS, N.J. – The Bergen Community College study abroad program, previously recognized by the federal government as one of the top producers of Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship awardees, has secured two new opportunities for students who may possess barriers to studying abroad.
by post on 06/01/2022 03:04 pm - Story - 15,271 Hits
7. Inflation-Busters: 2019 Tuition Rate Frozen Through July 1
PARAMUS, N.J. – The COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on personal finances has prompted Bergen Community College to deploy numerous strategies at making education more affordable. Among them, the College leveraged nearly $5 million of federal pandemic relief funds to satisfy the outstanding balances of students with past-due tuition bills.
by post on 05/24/2022 07:43 am - Story - 13,849 Hits
8. $4 Million of Relief Funds Support Tuition-Free Summer Classes at Bergen
PARAMUS, N.J. – Expanding the tuition assistance program that resulted in recognition from the federal government and First Lady Jill Biden, Ed.D., Bergen Community College will offer degree-seeking students the opportunity to take up to six credits of summer classes tuition-free. Most students who enrolled at the College during the ...
by post on 05/02/2022 02:34 pm - Story - 13,518 Hits
9. Bergen Welcomes Student Affairs Leader to Cabinet
PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College has hired longtime Ocean County College student support services leader A.J. Trump, Ed.D., as vice president of student affairs. Trump represents the latest executive hired by the College as second-year President Eric M. Friedman continues to build a comprehensive leadership team.
by post on 03/23/2022 05:13 pm - Story - 11,645 Hits
10. U.S. Postal Service Has Delivered More than 270 Million COVID-19 Test Kits to American Households 
1.2-day average to deliver a test kit package from USPS to a home Over 68 million test kit packages (4 tests per kit) shipped to households across all states, Tribes, territories; each package contains four individual COVID-19 test kits 
by post on 03/02/2022 03:07 pm - Story - 20,480 Hits
11. BERKELEY COLLEGE PART OF NEW INITIATIVE BY MANHATTAN CHAMBER: “LEARNING TRACKS FOR BUSINESS SUCCESS” 
JANUARY 27, 2022 – Today, the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce launched Learning Tracks for Business Success, a new initiative designed to help small and medium-sized businesses streamline operations, adopt best practices, boost revenues and expand market opportunities during a critical time in New York City’s economic recovery. 
by post on 01/28/2022 08:06 pm - Story - 25,471 Hits
12. Feds: Bergen “Does it Right” in Supporting Students
Bergen Community College President Eric M. Friedman, Ph.D., U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona, Ed.D., First Lady Jill Biden, Ed.D., Bergen Managing Director of Learning Assistance Services Khairia Fazal and Dean of Student Support Services Jennifer Migliorino-Reyes, Ph.D.
by post on 01/21/2022 09:14 pm - Story - 25,390 Hits
13. Top 20 Hit: Bergen’s Study Abroad Program
PARAMUS, N.J. – The federal government has recognized Bergen Community College as one of the top colleges in the nation for Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship awardees over the last 20 years, joining fellow honorees such as George Washington University, the University California, Berkeley and the University of Texas at Austin.
by post on 11/19/2021 08:20 am - Story - 15,596 Hits