84.2 F (29.0 C)
Saturday, May 26

Brookdale Newsroom

Archives

‘College Promise’ Initiative Launched in Asbury Park

The Asbury Park School District, Brookdale Community College and the Jules L. Plangere, Jr. Family Foundation have partnered to launch the “Asbury Park College Promise.” The program, announced on June 9, offers college scholarships to eligible Asbury Park High School students who complete a comprehensive college readiness program beginning in the 11th grade. The “last-dollar” […]

Brookdale Welcomes Students to First Ever ‘STEM Day’

Nearly 40 elementary school students from Asbury Park and Bradley Beach visited Brookdale’s Lincroft campus on June 3 for a day of hands-on learning during the college’s first “STEM Day” celebration. Following a welcome address by assistant mathematics professor and program coordinator Susan Monroe, the students participated in a series of interactive STEM workshops hosted […]

Brookdale to Host Free Cybersecurity Camp

Brookdale is now accepting applications for the new GenCyber Jersey Blues program, a free, two-week cybersecurity training camp opening this July on the Lincroft campus. The program, funded by grants from the National Security Administration and National Science Foundation, is open to local high school students and provides enrollees with an introduction to the fundamentals […]

Dozens Graduate from New College Readiness Program

Nearly 30 local high school seniors received some well deserved recognition on June 1, after completing the first ever College Readiness Program offered by the Freehold Regional High School District (FRHSD) and Brookdale. Throughout the past school year, the students worked with faculty and staff from the district and Brookdale to develop college-level knowledge and […]

Foundation Scholarship Ball Raises Nearly $100,000

Hundreds of employees, alumni, local officials and community members came together for a historic night at the Eagle Oaks Golf and Country Club in Farmingdale on May 27, raising an unprecedented amount of money for Brookdale students during the 2016 Brookdale Foundation Scholarship Ball. The event, hosted by the Brookdale Foundation, raised an all-time record […]

Brookdale Professor Earns Second Fulbright Scholarship

For Brookdale professor Terry Konn, learning does not begin and end inside the classroom. Since joining the college to establish a radiologic technology program back in 1997, Konn has been determined to broaden the horizons of both her students and her colleagues, sometimes quite literally. She was a pioneering member of Brookdale’s Global Citizenship Project, […]

Brookdale Hosts 17th Annual NJWA Conference

More than 100 writing educators from across the Garden State gathered in Brookdale’s Student Life Center on May 25 for the 17th annual New Jersey Writing Alliance (NJWA) Conference, a day-long series of workshops and networking opportunities designed to foster growth, collaboration and student success at the high school and college levels. The 2016 conference, […]

Marta Rambaud Joins Brookdale Board of Trustees

Middletown resident and former Brookdale physics faculty member Marta Rambaud was sworn in as the newest member of the Brookdale Board of Trustees on May 17, during the board’s monthly public meeting held in Hazlet. Originally from Spain, Rambaud earned a master’s degree in applied physics from Madrid Autonoma University before being recruited to work […]

Brookdale Alumni Host Career Program for Students

Five former Brookdalians returned to campus on May 5 for the Brookdale Alumni Association’s new Career Connections initiative, speaking with current students and offering advice about transferring, job searches, internships, professional development and the importance of networking. The panelists included: Michael Arnone, director of sales and marketing for St. James Point in Grand Cayman; James […]

Brookdale Students Join NJCBAA Honor Society

Four Brookdale students were inducted into the New Jersey Collegiate Business Administration Association Honor Society on April 29 during a visit to the New Jersey State House in Trenton alongside business instructor Annmarie Hughes and professor Barbara Boyington. The honor society, established by the deans of two- and four-year business colleges across the Garden State, […]

Page 30 of 81« First...1020...2829303132...405060...Last »