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Brookdale Community College Grads to Receive Discounted Tuition at Georgian Court

Officials from Brookdale Community College and Georgian Court University (GCU) have formalized an agreement that will result in tuition savings of up to 52 percent for Brookdale graduates who maintain a high enough grade point average (GPA) upon transferring to the university. The resolution and memorandum of understanding was signed at the monthly meeting of […]

Brookdale and GCU Guaranteed Admissions Agreement

At Wednesday’s Board of Trustees meeting, Brookdale Community College and Georgian Court University (GCU) formalized an agreement that will result in a tuition savings of up to 52 percent for Brookdale graduates who maintain a certain grade point average (GPA) upon transferring to GCU. Beginning next fall, Brookdale graduates from any year will be eligible […]

NJSBDC at Brookdale to Receive Silver Gull Award

The New Jersey Small Business Development Center (NJSBDC) at Brookdale Community College has been named a recipient of a Silver Gull Award for economic development by the Monmouth-Ocean Development Council (MODC). The annual award recognizes outstanding work in economic development, community service and tourism. The NJSBDC at Brookdale was chosen for its commitment to helping […]

Students Virtually Share Olympic Fever

Brookdale students were able to watch streaming video of the Winter Olympic games and were treated to a virtual snowboarding experience Tuesday, February 11, in the Student Life Center. Though not quite the same as competing in the Sochi games, the activity gave students a taste of the Olympic sport through electronic snowboarding equipment.  “We […]

Brookdale To Train Older Workers for In-Demand Jobs

Brookdale Community College has received a $15,000 two-year grant from The Plus 50 Encore Completion Program to help adults age 50 and older complete degree or certificate programs in healthcare and social services. The program, sponsored by the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), is part of a national initiative to train 10,000 baby boomers for […]

Nai-Ni Chen Dancers Live@Lunch

Both students and faculty gathered at the Student Life Center on Tuesday, January 28, to see the free lunch-time performance of Nai-Ni Chen and experience the art of Chinese dance. Student Life and Activities hosted this Live@Lunch event to celebrate the Chinese New Year as it approaches. Encouraged to have an all-around cultural experience, students […]

Brookdale Comes Together for Spring Convocation 2014

Brookdale President Dr. Murphy addressed the college’s faculty, staff and administrators about the necessity of adapting to today’s demographic, economic and political realities during the spring semester convocation on Tuesday, January 21. Dr. Murphy pointed to such factors as a decline in college-age students, a change in the population’s ethnic makeup, a decline in per […]

Nursing Program Graduates Receive Pins

Fifty-two nursing students received their nurse’s pin on Monday, January 6 during the Nursing Pinning Ceremony for members of the Fall 2013 graduating class. The ceremony marked the culmination of years of study, hard work, and enduring commitment by each of the graduates and celebrated the successful completion of a “rigorous and challenging program,” said […]

Brookdale and Neptune Sign PECHS Agreement

Jason Jones, president of the Neptune Township Board of Education, presented Brookdale President Maureen Murphy with a surprise gift at Thursday night’s Board of Trustees meeting. The gift, a statue of the Roman god Neptune, signifies the unique partnership between Brookdale and Neptune High School in creating Poseidon Early College High School (PECHS). The miniature […]

Brookdale Professor Wins National Cybersecurity Award

Mike Qaissaunee, a professor in the department of engineering and technology at Brookdale Community College, was among 13 in the country selected to receive a “People Who Made a Difference in Cybersecurity 2013” award from the SANS Institute. The SANS Institute is a cooperative research and education institution for security training and certification. Qaissaunee was […]

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