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Brookdale Student Earns Top Honors in NJ
A female student in professional attire poses for a photo on the Lincroft Campus Walkway.

Brookdale student and Howell resident Kelsey Giggenbach has been named New Jersey’s top achieving community college student in the All-USA Community College Academic Team competition. Giggenbach, 20, has been named a 2017 New Century Scholar, joining 51 top scorers from across the U.S., Canada and internationally. She will receive a $2,000 scholarship sponsored by the Coca-Cola […]

Brookdale Arts Magazine Wins 2016 Gold Crown Award
A multi-colored circle containing the words "Collage Volume 46"

Collage, Brookdale’s long-running student arts magazine, has once again been named one of the top scholastic publications in the country. This month Collage 2016 was awarded the Columbia Scholastic Press Association’s (CSPA) Gold Crown Award, given annually in recognition of outstanding achievement in a student publication. The honor, presented by an international student press association comprised of student journalists and […]

Nine Honored at 32nd Annual Wilbur Ray Scholarship Dinner
Eight recipients of the 2017 Wilbur Ray Award stand together for a photo at the Sheraton Eatontown Hotel.

It was a night to recognize the unsung heroes of Monmouth County, while raising money to support the students who may one day carry on their legacy. The 32nd annual Wilbur Ray Scholarship Dinner, held March 10 at the Sheraton Eatontown hotel, honored nine local professionals, community leaders, volunteers and activists for their often unheralded work […]

Students Strut Runway to Honor 50 Years of Brookdale
A female student in a white designer outfit poses on a runway surrounded by onlookers.

To commemorate Brookdale’s 50th anniversary, members of the Brookdale Fashion Club joined with local designers and fashion experts to host the 2017 Brookdale Fashion Show on March 7 in the Student Life Center. Brookdale fashion students took to the runway to showcase their Spring ’17 collections before a packed house of classmates, mentors and local fashion […]

‘Project Medicine Drop’ Comes to Brookdale
Brookdale officials, police officers, and students stand with state representatives in front of a prescription drug box in the Student Life Center.

Representatives from the state Attorney General’s Office and the New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety joined with Brookdale police officers and college officials on March 7 to promote Project Medicine Drop on the Lincroft campus. The statewide initiative, spearheaded by the Attorney General’s Office and the N.J. Division of Consumer of Affairs, encourages […]

Men’s, Women’s Basketball Teams Win Regional Titles
The Brookdale Jersey Blues men's basketball team celebrates after winning the Region XIX title in the Collins Arena.

The Brookdale Jersey Blues men’s and women’s basketball teams claimed Region XIX supremacy on March 5, earning their spot in the NJCAA Division III National Championship tournament later this month.  The men’s team defeated the Camden Cougars 72-69 in a thrilling conclusion to the Region XIX tournament, which was held at Brookdale’s Collins Arena in […]

Students Left ‘Dazed and Confused’ by Hypnotist Sailesh
A hypnotist encourages students to "sleep" during a performance on stage in the Student Life Center.

The award-winning hypnotist known simply as Sailesh entertained attendees while leaving a handful of volunteers in a stupor as part of the Spring 2017 Laugh at Lunch series on Feb. 28 in the Student Life Center. While most students were content dining on free pizza and refreshments, nearly a dozen brave Brookdalians volunteered to join in […]

NJ Community College Students Save Big on Tuition
A group of students laughs together on the Lincroft Campus.

While community colleges have long been known as an affordable starting point for aspiring students, a new report finds that New Jersey’s community colleges provide the biggest potential cost savings in the nation. According to a recent study of federal tuition data by StudentLoanHero.com, New Jersey students who complete their first two years at a community college […]

Brookdale Hosts ‘Women in STEM’ Panel Discussion
A panel of female STEM professionals speaks in the Student Life Center.

To celebrate National Engineers Week, six members of the Southern New Jersey chapter of the Women of AT&T visited Brookdale on Feb. 21 to share their personal experiences and answer questions about working in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. Dozens of students packed into Brookdale’s Student Life Center for the panel discussion, sponsored by Brookdale’s Physics and […]

Award Winning Poets Kick Off 2017 Writers Series
A female poet reads from her work at a podium in the Student Life Center.

Acclaimed poets Janine Joseph and Matthew Olzmann came together on Feb. 20 to host a free reading of their work and talk with Brookdale students during the launch of this year’s Visiting Writers Series, running through April 17 on the Lincroft campus. Joseph, winner of the Kundiman Poetry Prize and author of the acclaimed 2016 book Driving […]

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