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2018 Allied Health Graduates Earn Ceremonial Pins

The graduates of two of Brookdale’s health care training programs were recognized in a special pinning ceremony on May 9 in the Robert J. Collins Arena. Twenty-four graduates of the Radiologic Technology program and 14 Respiratory Care graduates were pinned before a capacity crowd at the annual Allied Health Pinning Ceremony. Brian Sandy, first-year Respiratory […]

Brookdale Announces Three New Early-College Academies
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Students in three Monmouth County school districts will have the opportunity to earn an associate degree before graduating from high school as part of new Early College High School (ECHS) programs offered in partnership with Brookdale Community College. Beginning this fall, eligible high school freshmen in the Manasquan School District, Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District and […]

Spring Semester Kicks Off With Free Massages, Pancakes
Students hold up plates of custom-designed pancakes in the Student Life Center lobby.

Following a frigid, blustery winter break, Brookdale students had the opportunity to thaw out and gear up for the spring term on Jan. 16 during the biannual “Warm Up to Another Semester” program, hosted in the Student Life Center. The event, sponsored by Student Life and Activities, featured free five-minute massages, hot tea and coffee […]

Brookdale Among Top Online Community Colleges in the U.S.
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Brookdale Community College’s online curriculum has been named the 13th best in the nation in a new report published by BestColleges.com. The rankings, published this month, list the top 50 community college online programs in the United States based on criteria including academic quality, affordability, graduation and transfer rates and the variety of programs offered. […]

Brookdale Receives $1.7M Grant to Enhance Courses, Services
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Brookdale Community College has been selected as one of only ten colleges in the country to be awarded a federal higher education grant, which will be used to enhance curriculum and provide new student services at the college over the next five years. The $1,776,855 grant, awarded by the U.S. Department of Education under the “Title III: […]

Addiction Studies Program Earns State, National Accreditations
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In the face of a nationwide opiate epidemic, which has touched the lives of countless residents across central New Jersey in recent years, area treatment centers and health care providers are reporting an increased demand for trained addiction counselors and treatment specialists. To help meet that demand – and ensure local residents and families have […]

Brookdale Comes Together at Fall 2017 Convocation
Faculty gather together around tables in the Collins Arena.

Hundreds of faculty, staff and administrators came together to kick off the 2017-18 school year on Sept. 5 during Brookdale’s annual Fall Convocation ceremony in the Collins Arena. The program served as the first official introduction of new interim President David Stout, who was welcomed to the stage with a standing ovation by the capacity […]

David Stout Appointed as Interim Brookdale President
David Stout poses for a photo on the Lincroft Campus walkway.

The Brookdale Community College Board of Trustees voted unanimously on June 20 to appoint vice president David Stout as the college’s interim president, beginning on July 1. Stout, who has served as Brookdale’s chief student services officer and vice president for student success since 2015, first joined the college as a learning assistant in 1997. […]

Brookdale Bids Farewell to President Maureen Murphy
A large group of Brookdale employees surrounds Maureen Murphy in the Monmouth Museum gallery.

In many ways, Brookdale is not the same college it was five years ago. College campuses and regional locations sport new science labs, walkways, student centers and a new $19 million classroom building; faculty work together in new Academic Institutes; students pursue four-year degrees through Brookdale’s new University Partnerships. Across the county, hundreds of high school students are now […]

Brookdalians Honored at 2017 Employee Recognition Ceremony
Employees pose with wrapped gifts and certificates during the 2017 Employee Recognition Ceremony in the Student Life Center.

Dozens of Brookdale faculty, staff and administrators received some well deserved time in the spotlight on May 11 during the college’s annual Employee Recognition Ceremony, held in the Student Life Center in Lincroft. On the eve of Brookdale’s 47th annual commencement, the final such ceremony that she would preside over, Brookdale president Maureen Murphy said […]

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