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‘Empty Bowls’ Raises Nearly $1,700 for Food Pantries
Employees ladle soup into cups in the Jersey Blues Dining Room.

Brookdale employees, students and partners and volunteers came together to support community members in need on April 20 during the college’s 2017 Empty Bowls program, hosted by the Brookdale Employee Volunteer Connection (EVC). The program, which offers bowls of freshly prepared soup, dessert, custom designed ceramic bowls and raffle prizes to members of the Brookdale community […]

Honorees Announced for 50th Anniversary Brookdale Scholarship Ball
Bob and Joan Rechnitz are surrounded by members of the Brookdale Foundation on a staircase during a Scholarship Ball kickoff party.

In recognition of Brookdale Community College’s 50th Anniversary, the Brookdale Foundation will present five awards to local education advocates, philanthropists and college founders during the 2017 Brookdale Foundation Scholarship Ball, held June 9 at Eagle Oaks Golf and Country Club in Farmingdale. The honorees were announced during a celebratory reception and kickoff event at the home […]

Support Local Students in the 2017 ‘Charity Challenge’

Brookdale community members and Monmouth County residents are encouraged to join together in support of local students during the 4th annual OceanFirst Charity Challenge. For the next four weeks, nonprofit organizations across central and southern New Jersey will engage in a friendly competition to raise money for worthy local causes, with the top fundraisers earning a share of […]

Accomplished Alumni Return for ‘Career Connections’ Program
Brookdale alumni and staff pose together for a group photo in the Student Life Center.

Four notable Brookdale graduates returned to campus on April 6 to speak with students and offer their support during the college’s biannual Career Connections networking program in the Student Life Center. Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden, Rutgers University medical laboratory science program director Deborah Josko, Algonquin Arts Theater arts education director Julianna Nagy, and WBGO staff […]

Students, Employers Connect at 4th Annual Career Fair
A student speaks with an employer during the 4th annual Career and Internship Fair in the Student Life Center.

Brookdale students of all majors and experience levels were able to get a head start on their career goals March 30 during Brookdale’s 4th annual Career and Internship Fair, held during College Hour in the Student Life Center. The event, hosted by the office of Career and Leadership Development, brought together more than 30 area employers […]

Hundreds Recognized for Earning Brookdale Scholarships
Maureen Murphy stands with a student holding up a scholarship certificate on the stage of the Collins Arena.

More than 200 students received some well deserved time in the spotlight on March 23 during Brookdale’s annual Scholarship Recognition Ceremony in the Collins Arena. The students, some of the more than 500 who received scholarships through the Brookdale Foundation in 2016-17, were recognized by Brookdale administrators and staff in front of a capacity crowd of […]

Nine Honored at 32nd Annual Wilbur Ray Scholarship Dinner
Eight recipients of the 2017 Wilbur Ray Award stand together for a photo at the Sheraton Eatontown Hotel.

It was a night to recognize the unsung heroes of Monmouth County, while raising money to support the students who may one day carry on their legacy. The 32nd annual Wilbur Ray Scholarship Dinner, held March 10 at the Sheraton Eatontown hotel, honored nine local professionals, community leaders, volunteers and activists for their often unheralded work […]

32nd Annual Wilbur Ray Award Winners
Dr. Lamont Repollet and Dr. Maureen Murphy hold up a signed resolution in front of a group of students holding certificates and a banner for the Asbury Park Dream Academy.

Nine Monmouth County community leaders and volunteers will be honored on March 10 during the 32nd annual Wilbur Ray Scholarship Dinner at the Sheraton Hotel in Eatontown. 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 the dinner […]

Students ‘Warm Up’ to the Spring 2017 Semester
Two female students in winter coats stand together in the Student Life Center lobby.

Despite a strong, cold wind and sub-freezing temperatures outside, returning Brookdale students received a warm welcome back to campus on Jan. 19 during the college’s annual “Warm Up to a New Semester” program in the Student Life Center. The event, hosted by the Office of Student Life and Activities (SLA), offered students free hot chocolate, […]

Students Take a Break During Anti-Stress Week

Between coursework, final exams, home and work obligations and the approaching holiday season, December can be a stressful time for college students. To help relieve some of that pressure, Brookdale’s Office of Student Life and Activities (SLA) partnered with the Counseling Department, the Bankier Library and staff from the college’s Higher Education Centers to offer a week-long […]

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