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Songwriters on the Beach Returns to Belmar

Following a mid-summer thunderstorm that forced festivities indoors on July 7, Brookdale Public Radio's annual summer concert series finally took to the beach on July 14 with an evening of high-energy folk rock by the Ballroom Thieves, JT Makoviecki and James Black. Hundreds of local music fans lined the Belmar beach between 16th and 17th avenues for the second installment of this year's Songwriters on the Beach series, sponsored by 90.5 the Night, the Belmar Tourism Commission and the... read more


Dream Academy Students Prep for First Semester
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The newest - and youngest - members of the Brookdale community were welcomed to campus last week, as the Asbury Park Dream Academy Early College High School program kicked off a four-week preparatory... read more

Project-Based Learning Takes ‘Root’ at Brookdale
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The concept of "project-based learning" - of taking students out of the classroom and teaching lessons through hands on, collaborative activities - is not a new one. In fact, according to Brookdale... read more

Brookdale Alum Puts Skills to Work in Panama
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It was the summer of 2013, and Ocean Township resident Hunter Koperweis was looking for an opportunity to travel before officially enrolling at Brookdale the following fall. He had heard of a ten-day... read more

Brookdale to Host Automotive Open Houses
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Residents interested in a rewarding career in automotive service and technology are invited to attend one of two free open houses offered on the Lincroft campus in July and August. The open... read more

Fifty Brookdale Students Receive OceanFirst Scholarships
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Fifty incoming Brookdale freshmen will start off their college career with a $1,000 scholarship, thanks to a $50,000 grant from the OceanFirst Foundation of Toms River. The grant, awarded to the... read more

Brookdale Welcomes New EOF Students to Campus
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More than 100 local students became part of the Brookdale community June 30, during a special orientation for the college’s Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) program on the Lincroft campus. The... read more

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