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Julia Alvarez Concludes The Big Read 2014

On Nov. 25, 1960, Minerva, Patria, and Maria Teresa Mirabal were murdered for rebelling against the brutal dictatorship of Rafael Trujillo in the Dominican Republic. Exactly 54 years later, the novelist who brought their story to the world addressed a capacity crowd in the Collins Arena, explaining how the Mirabal sisters’ legacy continues to inspire change across the globe. “They showed us all, by example, how to be survivors, how to truly transform ourselves as individuals and as... read more


Brookdale Board Welcomes Two New Members
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Dr. Henry Cram of Long Branch and Paul Crupi of Ocean were sworn in as the newest members of the Brookdale Community College board of trustees during the board’s Nov. 20 annual meeting in... read more

Human Trafficking Worker Visits Brookdale
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The fourth day of Brookdale’s International Education Week featured a Global Citizenship Seminar from Karuna Dayal of the Atlas Corps Fellowship. Dayal discussed her work fighting human trafficking... read more

Visiting Artist Program Features Kimberly Trowbridge
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Acclaimed painter Kimberly Cole Trowbridge gave two free presentations on the Lincroft campus on Nov. 13 as part of this year's Visiting Artist Program. The 2014 Neddy Award finalist met with... read more

Brookdale Kicks Off International Education Week
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In the span of only a couple of hours on Nov. 18, Brookdale students were able to learn how to Samba dance, sample a wide range of global cuisine and get involved in a global campaign to build a... read more

Utility Worker Training Program Returns to BCC
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Jersey Central Power and Light (JCP&L) has officially renewed a partnership with Brookdale Community College and Raritan Valley Community College to train local workers for high-wage, in-demand... read more

Jersey Blues Win Second Straight National Title
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The Jersey Blues women's soccer team carved their names into the record books once again on Nov. 16, becoming the first team in college history to win back-to-back national... read more

Brookdale Hosts 2014 Fall Open House
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Approximately 1,000 high school students, career changers and residents of all ages attended Brookdale's Fall Open House on Nov. 9, meeting with faculty and staff from every college division,... read more

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