73.9 F (23.3 C)
Wednesday, May 23

Brookdale Newsroom

Archives

Brookdale Clubs Help Create Community Garden
Kids and Student work together in planting seedlings

More than half a dozen Brookdale clubs and organizations came together to open the Division Street Community Garden with Neptune Township on Sunday, April 22. Community members and Brookdale students planted vegetables provided by to Fulfill, formerly the Food Bank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties, during the garden’s grand opening while others painted a mural […]

Hundreds brave the weather to attend Brookdale’s Spring Open House
April 15, 2018 Open House welcoming address

Over 500 prospective students and their families turned out on a grey and stormy spring day on April 15th for Brookdale’s annual Spring Open House. The warm welcome from Brookdale’s Interim President Dr. David Stout and Brookdale faculty, employees, and students more than made up for the dreary day outside. Prospective students not only learned about […]

Six Honored at 33rd Annual Wilbur Ray Scholarship Dinner
Eight men and women pose for a photo near a decorative window in a ballroom.

It was a night to recognize the unsung heroes of Monmouth County, while raising money to support the students who may one day take their place. The 33rd annual Wilbur Ray Scholarship Dinner, held April 6 at Jacques Reception Center in Middletown, honored six local professionals, community leaders, volunteers and activists for their “everyday heroics” […]

Students Partner With Neptune to Launch Community Garden
Five students pose for a photo holding seed packets in front of a rock wall.

Community members of all ages are invited to the grand opening celebration for Neptune Township’s new Division Street Community Garden, held Sunday, April 22 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m at 130 Division St. The garden, owned by Neptune Township and run in partnership with a team of Brookdale Community College student volunteers, will offer 16-square-foot […]

Brookdale Hosts Statewide ‘Civics 2.0’ Conference
Five men sit side by side at a long table and engage in a panel discussion in the Student Life Center.

Dozens of state and local officials, political activists, journalists, nonprofit leaders, and other experts joined together on the Lincroft campus on March 23 for the first ever “Civics Education 2.0” Conference, organized by Brookdale’s new Center for Civic Engagement. The program, title “Awareness, Advocacy, and Action: Empowering Effective Participation in our Political Process,” was designed […]

New CVA Exhibit Features Nearly 100 Local Artists
A man and woman talk at a lectern in an art gallery, in front of a wall featuring multiple multi-colored paintings.

Dozens of students, community members and Monmouth County artists packed into the CVA Gallery in Lincroft on March 9 for the official unveiling of the new exhibit “Brookdale Selects – The Art Alliance of Monmouth County.” The mixed-media exhibit, on display through March 29, features more than 100 paintings, sculptures, photography and other works contributed […]

Brookdale to Host Open House April 15
Brookdale Community College's digital entrance sign near the circle on Newman Springs Road.

Brookdale Community College will hold its annual Spring Open House on Sunday, April 15 at 12 p.m. in the Collins Arena, 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft. High school students, career-changers and residents of all ages are invited to meet with Brookdale staff, ask questions and explore more than 50 degree and career training programs offered […]

Honorees Announced for 33rd Annual Wilbur Ray Dinner
The Rev. Terrence Porter speaks from a dais alongside a rabbi and a Muslim woman.

Six area community leaders, professionals and volunteers will be honored on April 6 during the 33rd annual Wilbur Ray Scholarship Dinner at Jacques Reception Center, 500 Palmer Ave., Middletown. The event, hosted by Brookdale Community College, recognizes significant contributions by local residents and organizations that, while substantial, do not always result in public recognition. Proceeds from the […]

33rd Annual Wilbur Ray Award Winners
Eight men and women pose for a photo near a decorative window in a ballroom.

Six area community leaders, professionals and volunteers will be honored on April 6 during the 33rd annual Wilbur Ray Scholarship Dinner at the Jacques Reception Center in Hazlet. The event, hosted by Brookdale Community College, recognizes significant contributions by county residents and organizations that, while substantial, do not always result in public recognition. Proceeds from […]

Hundreds Attend 2018 Minority Male Initiative Conference
Four young men sit around a table with notebooks and notepads.

Dozens of industry professionals, educators and state officials came together in support of local students on Feb. 23 during the fourth annual Minority Male Initiative conference, held on Brookdale’s Lincroft campus. The conference, co-hosted by Brookdale and the Monmouth/Ocean County Pan Hellenic Council and sponsored by Hackensack Meridian Health, the FirstEnergy Foundation and Brookdale’s Educational Opportunity Fund program, featured a full […]

Page 1 of 1712345...10...Last »