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Jersey Blues Hall of Fame Welcomes Class of 2017
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After nearly 50 years, the Brookdale Athletics program has generated more than its share of heartwarming, inspirational stories. From legendary coaches and record-shattering players to more personal, less heralded tales of triumph and resilience, the Jersey Blues legacy is as storied as it is revered. On Feb. 10, hundreds of former players, coaches, administrators and supporters […]

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 […]

Alumna Finds Success as 101.5 News Anchor
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Since graduating with honors from Brookdale in 2013, Daniela Berson has been making a few waves in the world of radio. Specifically, airwaves. At 23, Berson has already become a familiar voice on New Jersey 101.5, serving as the station’s evening news anchor and providing on-air news updates throughout the day. She previously worked with WMAL radio […]

Alumni Return to Offer Guidance, Support to Students
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Four high achieving Brookdale graduates returned to the college on Nov. 1 to offer advice and support to current students as part of the biannual “Career Connections” program, sponsored by the Brookdale Alumni Association, Career and Leadership Development, and the Office of Student Life and Activities. Licensed psychologist Dr. Madine DeSantis; employee benefits consultant Jack McNamara; […]

Culinary Center Hosts ‘Grown in Monmouth’ Competition
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Brookdale Culinary Education Center (CEC) students and alumni joined local high school students, Monmouth County dignitaries and community members, college officials and a panel of acclaimed judges in Asbury Park on Oct. 17 for the first ever Grown in Monmouth Culinary Competition. The event, inspired by the Food Network Program “Chopped,” pitted three teams of […]

New Graduate Trustee Joins Brookdale Board
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Former Student Life Board president and 2016 Brookdale graduate Kevin Przystawski officially joined the college’s governing body on Aug. 16 as the Brookdale Board of Trustees’ newest Graduate Trustee. Przystawski, of Clark, was welcomed to his new post by Board of Trustees Chair Carl Guzzo Jr. and Brookdale President Dr. Maureen Murphy, who helped swear the new trustee […]

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 study abroad program in Brazil, led by Brookdale faculty and the college’s International Education Center, and decided to give it a shot. […]

Brookdale Board Recognizes Outgoing Trustees
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Brookdale President Dr. Maureen Murphy joined the Brookdale Board of Trustees on June 21 in recognizing three former board members for their contributions to the college community. Outgoing graduate trustee Paul Geissler, 2014-15 graduate trustee James McConnell and former board member David Flaherty received some well deserved praise from the trustees and board chair Carl […]

Brookdale Alumni Host Career Program for Students
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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 […]

Three Honored at 31st Annual Barringer Awards
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Three Brookdale employees received one of the college’s highest honors on May 6 at the 31st annual Barringer Awards Ceremony, held at the Riverside Pavillion in Belmar. English Professor Roseanne Alvarez, associate speech Professor Howard Miller and Business and Social Science Institute administrator Joan Rudinski joined a pantheon of outstanding Brookdalians in receiving the prestigious […]

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