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Ana Teodorescu tallies points for a question during the Stem Quiz Bowl
Students Team Up in 2018 STEM Quiz Bowl

Brookdale students teamed up to show off their knowledge in science, math, technology and engineering at this year’s STEM Quiz Bowl hosted on April 17 in the Navesink Rooms. A total of ten teams of six went head-to-head, scribbling as many correct answers as possible on their dry erase boards.  Questions ranged from what programming language was female computer scientist Grace Hopper responsible for developing, to finding out whether a block of iron or wood is more buoyant in... read more


Hundreds brave the weather to attend Brookdale’s Spring Open House
April 15, 2018 Open House welcoming address

Over 500 prospective students and their families turned out on a grey and stormy spring day on April 15th for Brookdale’s annual Spring Open House. The warm welcome from Brookdale's Interim... read more

Six Honored at 33rd Annual Wilbur Ray Scholarship Dinner
Eight men and women pose for a photo near a decorative window in a ballroom.

It was a night to recognize the unsung heroes of Monmouth County, while raising money to support the students who may one day take their place. The 33rd annual Wilbur Ray Scholarship Dinner, held... read more

Students Partner With Neptune to Launch Community Garden
Five students pose for a photo holding seed packets in front of a rock wall.

Community members of all ages are invited to the grand opening celebration for Neptune Township's new Division Street Community Garden, held Sunday, April 22 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m at 130 Division... read more

Students Host ‘Crossing Borders’ Immigration Panel
Five students of varying background stand together for a photo with two employees in an MAN building classroom.

As part of a year-long effort to promote cross-cultural education and highlight the experiences of immigrants and refugees, six Brookdale international students, study abroad participants, English as... read more

Brookdale Hosts Spring 2018 Math Lab Day
Eight academic tutors in matching shirts stand in front of a red banner reading "Math Lab Day" in the Brookdale Math Lab.

Dozens of students came together in the MAS building on March 28 for a day of free food, prize raffles, group activities and academic contests offered as part of Spring 2018 Math Lab Day. The... read more

Brookdale Hosts Statewide ‘Civics 2.0’ Conference
Five men sit side by side at a long table and engage in a panel discussion in the Student Life Center.

Dozens of state and local officials, political activists, journalists, nonprofit leaders, and other experts joined together on the Lincroft campus on March 23 for the first ever "Civics Education... read more

Brookdale Honors 2017-18 Scholarship Recipients
David Stout presents a scholarship certificate to a young man in front of a Brookdale Jersey Blues background.

Hundreds of Brookdale scholarship recipients, donors and local officials came together in support of educational opportunity on March 22 during the 2018 Scholarship Recognition Ceremony, held in the... read more

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News Releases
  • Official College statement on recent classroom incident

    As an educational institution, Brookdale is committed to academic freedom and freedom of expression. We respect the viewpoints of our students and faculty and strive to maintain classroom environments that are safe and welcoming where open discourse and civil debate are a valued part of the learning experience. In a recent class, a faculty member acted in an uncivil manner. We apologize to this student and to all students in the classroom for the way in which this faculty member behaved. The ... read more

  • Brookdale Announces 48th Annual Commencement Honorees

    Brookdale Community College will honor six outstanding local residents and more than 2,000 local students during the college’s 48th annual commencement ceremony, held May 10 on the Lincroft campus. read more

  • Brookdale Students, Neptune Partner to Launch Community Garden

    Community members of all ages are invited to the grand opening celebration for Neptune Township’s new Division Street Community Garden, held Sunday, April 22 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 130 Division St. read more

  • Local Experts to Host Panel Discussion on Opiate Crisis

    Community members are invited to a free, expert-led panel discussion on the nation’s ongoing opiate epidemic at 6 p.m. on April 11 at Brookdale Community College, 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft. read more

  • Brookdale to Host Shakespeare Birthday Bash

    Brookdale Community College will celebrate the 454th birthday of William Shakespeare with the eighth annual Shakespeare Read-A-Thon on Thursday, April 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Lincroft. read more

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