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Nursing Graduates Honored at 2016 Pinning Ceremony

Fifty-six graduates of the Brookdale nursing program were officially recognized for their achievements on Jan. 4 during an honorary pinning ceremony held in the Collins Arena. The future nurses came together in front of a capacity crowd of friends and family to place official Brookdale nursing pins on their fellow graduates, a tradition that has […]

Brookdale STEM Grads Succeed Outside the Classroom

For Brookdale alumni Colin Mahns and Laura Ostar, community college was a wise choice. The recent Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) grads took advantage of two unique training programs sponsored at Brookdale by the National Science Foundation (NSF), gaining valuable hands-on experience that has paid significant dividends both in and out of the classroom. […]

Professional Training Alumni Honored by County

County and state officials joined Brookdale President Dr. Maureen Murphy in honoring five inspiring Brookdale success stories during the 23rd annual Monmouth County Workforce Development Board (WDB) Alumni Awards, held Oct. 28 at the Sheraton Hotel in Eatontown. The ceremony, which recognizes high-achieving Monmouth County residents who complete professional training programs offered through the county’s […]

Students Celebrate 2015 Medical Assistant Week

Students and faculty from Brookdale’s Medical Assistant Certification program took over the Freehold Campus lobby on Oct. 22 as part of 2015 Medical Assistants Recognition Week. Handing out free tote bags, treats and a wide range of valuable health information, the students and their instructors highlighted the valuable work done by medical assistants and encouraged […]

Five Medical Sonography Graduates Earn Honorary Pins

For the five newest graduates of Brookdale’s Diagnostic Medical Sonography training program, Aug. 14 was truly a cause for celebration. After a year of demanding coursework – including 1,000 hours of intensive clinical training in area hospitals – students Chloe Anselmo, Michelle Cannata, Dana Gencarelli, Alexandra Nies and Kara Wolkovitz were finally able to relax. […]

Twelve Graduate from New Welding Training Program

Only a few months ago, Matthew Kennelly would have described himself as “lost.” Like many recent college graduates, the 22-year-old Lincroft native found himself with a degree but little direction – no true passion to follow or dream career to chase down. By chance, he saw an ad in the paper for a free welding training […]

Welding Program Provides New Path for Local Workers

After working for years as a mechanic, Matawan resident Justin Dapolito found himself in an unfamiliar situation. Despite his extensive experience and a host of professional certifications, there simply wasn’t enough work to go around. Like countless others before him, Dapolito was laid off. Seemingly overnight, the 36-year-old was faced with a difficult decision:  keep […]

Brookdale Hosts Barnabas Health Career Fair

Dozens of allied health students and Brookdale alumni sat down with one of the largest employers in the state on June 30 during the Barnabas Health and Monmouth Medical Center Career Fair at the Long Branch Higher Education Center. Barnabas representatives met one-on-one with attendees to discuss a wide range of open positions at the […]

Brookdale Hosts Veterinary Career Fair

After completing more than 170 hours of intensive training and sitting for a national certification exam last week, the Spring 2015 graduates of Brookdale’s Veterinary Assistant Certificate program are officially ready to get to work. To assist them in their job search, Brookdale’s Business and Community Development (BCD) division invited a number of local employers […]

Brookdale, Monmouth Medical Open New Training Lab

Brookdale has partnered with Monmouth Medical Center to open a new patient care technician (PCT) training lab at the Long Branch Higher Education Center. The lab, featuring professional-grade equipment and tools donated by Monmouth Medical personnel, will serve as a training center for Brookdale students and help fill employment vacancies at the hospital. Students who […]

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