PARAMUS, N.J. – How does Bergen Community College’s garden grow? With the help of Eric Fuchs-Stengel, the latest “New Jersey Heroes” inductee. The organization, led by first lady Mary Pat Christie, visited Bergen’s main campus July 29 to recognize Fuchs-Stengel’s work with the Mahwah Environmental Volunteers Organization (MEVO), a sustainability collaborative he founded. Across Bergen County, Fuchs-Stengel and a cast of volunteers lead recycling and sustainable farming initiatives, which included the establishment of a vegetable garden and beehive colony at the College. (From left) Bergen President B. Kaye Walter, Ph.D., Bergen County Executive Kathleen Donovan, volunteer Ryan Martens, Mrs. Christie and Fuchs-Stengel discussed the origins of MEVO and even plucked beets at the July 29 event. Mrs. Christie chairs NJ Heroes, a private, non-partisan, non-profit organization founded in 2010 to celebrate the contributions of unsung community leaders.
PARAMUS, N.J. – From Billboard to Bergen Community College, a collection of chart-topping R&B artists will headline the school’s first-ever “Summer Music Festival.” The free event open to the public featuring live music, gourmet food trucks and vendors will take place Sunday, Aug. 10 from noon to 8 p.m. in parking lot C at the College’s main campus, 400 Paramus Road, Paramus.
PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen County residents Irene Oujo and Victoria Tahhan became members of the Bergen Community College Board of Trustees at the July 8 meeting of the school’s governing body.
PARAMUS, N.J. – Chalk it up as an instance of tutoring paying off. The National College Learning Center Association (NCLCA) has named the Bergen Community College Cerullo Learning Assistance Center as the best two-year school tutoring resource in the nation.
PARAMUS, N.J. – During the 2013-14 academic year, Bergen Community College student athletes starred on the field – and in the classroom.
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400 Paramus Road
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