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Traveling Museum Visits Brookdale for Black History Month
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Brookdale students and employees came together to kick off Black History Month on Feb. 2 with the installation of a pop-up exhibit called “African American Inventors and Inventions Traveling Museum” in the Student Life Center (SLC). Dozens of students toured the exhibit during and after College Hour, exploring a wide range of artifacts, newspaper clippings, […]

Remembrance Day Program Tackles Tough Questions
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Are there limits to forgiveness? Do victims have the responsibility to overcome injustice and rise above resentment, or are there some crimes that can never be forgotten? These and other difficult questions were at the heart of a special International Holocaust Remembrance Day program hosted by the Center for Holocaust, Human Rights and Genocide Education (Chhange) […]

Students Laugh at Lunch with Renowned Magician Ran’D Shine
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Ran’D Shine, recently named the Association for the Promotion of Campus Activities Magician of the Year, helped kicked off the Spring Semester ‘Laugh at Lunch’ series on Jan. 26 with a magic show in the Student Life Center.  Close to 100 students and faculty filled the Navesink rooms to see Shine’s eclectic act, which featured jokes, commentary, […]

Acclaimed Alumnus Opens CVA Gallery Exhibit
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Nationally recognized sculptor and two-time Brookdale alumnus Brian Hanlon returned to his alma mater on Jan. 26 to open a new exhibit of his work in the CVA Gallery. The exhibit, titled “Historic Pillars in Bronze,” features more than two dozen sculptures of local and national heroic figures, including famed baseball player Yogi Berra, civil […]

‘Global Read’ Kicks Off with Guest Lecture
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Brookdale students and employees are encouraged to join in a college-wide “intellectual experience” this semester as part of the first ever Global Read, sponsored by the Global Citizenship Project (GCP) and the International Education Center (IEC). The initiative encourages all Brookdale community members to read Tracy Kidder’s acclaimed nonfiction book Mountains Beyond Mountains, which centers on the humanitarian […]

‘Minority Male Initiative’ Conference Returns Feb. 17
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Local students are invited to a free day of networking, career development and new scholarship opportunities on Feb. 17 during the third annual “Minority Male Initiative” conference, hosted by Brookdale and the Monmouth/Ocean County Pan Hellenic Council. The free conference, titled “Setting Priorities for Career Success,” will offer career-oriented workshops designed specifically for local high school juniors, […]

Brookdale Announces 2017 Hall of Fame Class
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A select group of former Brookdale Community College athletes, coaches and administrators will be inducted into the college’s Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday, Feb. 10 during an awards dinner at the Sheraton Hotel in Eatontown. The 2017 class includes six former Jersey Blues players, two acclaimed coaches, an administrator and the 2005 national champion […]

Brookdale Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2017
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Administrator  Jim Palumbo  Throughout his nearly 30-year career at Brookdale, Palumbo served as both Interim Executive Vice President of Educational Services and Dean of Enrollment Development and Student Affairs. A native of Monmouth Beach, Palumbo worked at the college from 1982 until his retirement in 2011. He was widely admired as an outspoken voice and advocate for […]

Students ‘Warm Up’ to the Spring 2017 Semester
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Despite a strong, cold wind and sub-freezing temperatures outside, returning Brookdale students received a warm welcome back to campus on Jan. 19 during the college’s annual “Warm Up to a New Semester” program in the Student Life Center. The event, hosted by the Office of Student Life and Activities (SLA), offered students free hot chocolate, […]

Employees Come Together at Spring 2017 Convocation
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Hundreds of Brookdale faculty, staff and administrators kicked off a new year and a new semester on Jan. 17 during the college’s Spring Convocation program in the Collins Arena. The event, emceed by Brookdale Vice President for Learning Dr. Matthew Reed, served as an opportunity for all Brookdale employees to reconnect, refocus and reprioritize on the […]

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