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Students Strut Runway to Honor 50 Years of Brookdale
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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 […]

Scholarships, Support Offered to Minority Male Students
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More than a dozen area professionals and community leaders came together to provide career advice, guidance and academic support to local minority students during the third annual Minority Male Initiative Conference, held Feb. 17 at Brookdale Community College in Lincroft. The conference, titled “Setting Priorities for Career Success,” was co-hosted by Brookdale and the Monmouth/Ocean County […]

Fall Nursing Graduates Earn Ceremonial Pins
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For nearly 70 Brookdale students and their families, 2017 promises to be an eventful year. Following years of study, clinical practice and more than a few long nights and early mornings, the students officially graduated from the Brookdale nursing program on Jan. 3, moving one step closer to the career of their dreams. In front […]

Brookdale Hosts First Annual Career Exploration Night
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Dozens of area residents visited the Lincroft campus on Dec. 1 for Brookdale’s first ever Career Exploration Night, an adult-centered open house featuring representatives from nearly every college department and student service division. Attendees were able to visit dedicated information booths and speak one-on-one with college staff about some of the most rewarding and fastest […]

Career Training Graduates Honored at First Ever Commencement
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Like many students who enroll in Brookdale’s division of Continuing and Professional Studies (CPS), Linda Morris was looking for a new start. After previously owning and managing an asphalt paving company, Morris was looking to develop new computer skills and the professional tools necessary to compete for a rewarding career in a new field. In January Morris decided […]

Brookdale to Host Automotive Open Houses
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Residents interested in a rewarding career in automotive service and technology are invited to attend one of two free open houses offered on the Lincroft campus in July and August. The open houses, held at 6 p.m. on July 13 and Aug. 9 in the Brookdale Auto Tech Building, are free and open to all. […]

Brookdale Welcomes Students to First Ever ‘STEM Day’
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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 Professor Earns Second Fulbright Scholarship
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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 3rd Annual Career and Internship Fair
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More than 130 Brookdale students and 36 area employers came together in the Student Life Center on March 24 for the third annual Career and Internship Fair, hosted by Brookdale’s Office of Career and Leadership Development. The event, which capped off four weeks of job-centered programming offered during Brookdale’s annual Career Month, gave students a […]

Career Month Continues at Brookdale
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Brookdale’s annual Career Month is in full swing, with three upcoming events designed to help students land the job of their dreams. From 11:30 am to 1 pm on Tuesday, March 22, Brookdale’s Office of Career and Leadership Development will host free resume writing and interview skills workshops in Lincroft and Freehold. Attendees will receive […]

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