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“Day of Dialogue” Honors Women’s History Month

From human rights and wage equality to the “glass ceiling,” healthcare and domestic violence, women in the U.S. continue to face a wide range of issues both at work and at home. To help air those issues, and in honor of Women’s History Month, Brookdale’s Women in Learning and Leadership Program (WILL @Brookdale) partnered with the […]

Hundreds Recognized for Earning Brookdale Scholarships

Approximately 210 of the more than 500 students who received Brookdale scholarships this academic year gathered in the Student Life Center on March 25 for the 2015 Scholarship Reception. Surrounded by loved ones, college staff and the volunteers and donors who made their scholarships possible, the students were presented with an official certificate and personally […]

Filmmaker Cullen Hoback Talks Digital Privacy

Cullen Hoback, director of the widely acclaimed 2013 documentary “Terms and Conditions May Apply,” gave a presentation to dozens of students and community members in the Student Life Center on March 24 as part of this year’s Spring Lecture Series and 2015 Career and Internship Week. In between clips of the film – which explains […]

Ceramic Artist Jeannine Marchand Visits Brookdale

Noted ceramic artist and sculptor Jeannine Marchand shared her knowledge with dozens of Brookdale students, faculty and local community members on March 24 as part of the 2014-15 Visiting Artist Program. Marchand, a Puerto Rican studio artist based out of Spruce Pine, North Carolina, first earned her BA degree from St. Joseph’s University before receiving […]

Program Honors the “Disobedience” of Sousa Mendes

Dozens of students, faculty and staff spent their college hour in the Student Life Center on March 23 taking in a free screening of the film “Disobedience: The Sousa Mendes Story.” The film tells the true story of Aristides de Sousa Mendes, the Portuguese consul stationed in Bordeaux, France during World War II. When the […]

“Day of Dialogue” to Honor Women’s History Month

Brookdale’s Women in Learning and Leadership Program (WILL @Brookdale) will partner with the American Association for Women in Community Colleges (AAWCC) on March 26 to host a “Day of Dialogue” on the Lincroft campus. The event, which will be held simultaneously at colleges and universities across the country, is designed to engage students, staff, faculty […]

Therapy Dogs Help Students Prep for Exams

While most of the college community is enjoying this year’s spring break, half a dozen students in the Center for Career Development‘s Small Animal Massage Practitioner training program are busy preparing for their final exam. On March 17 the students sat down with instructor Lola Michelin and four furry study buddies in the ATeC building […]

Eight Honored at 30th Annual Wilbur Ray Awards

Eight Monmouth County volunteers, community leaders and social justice advocates were honored March 13 during the 30th annual Wilbur Ray Scholarship Dinner at Branches in West Long Branch. The event, sponsored by Brookdale and the Brookdale Community College Foundation, has recognized the “unsung” activism of more than 200 local heroes and raised tens of thousands […]

Student Voices: Lobbying Day in Trenton

By Andrea Alvarado: Each of us have different talents, dreams, aspirations, and destinations, yet I believe we all have the power to make a greater tomorrow. Monday, March 9 was an unforgettable day for me, when I joined a diverse group of Brookdale students as part a unique delegation to the state capitol. The visit […]

Ten Graduate From Manufacturing Training Program

While it only ran for four months, the unique manufacturing training program held this winter at Brookdale has already made a big difference in the lives of 10 local residents. The program, which teaches metal fabrication and other in-demand manufacturing skills in a hands-on environment, was geared specifically toward community members who were unemployed and […]

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