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Chhange Hosts ‘Muslim Women in Our Community’ Program

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A capacity crowd of local residents, educators and community leaders came together in the Student Life Center in Lincroft on March 22 for a unique panel discussion hosted by the Center for Holocaust, Human Rights and Genocide Education (Chhange). The program, titled “Muslim Women in Our Community,” featured five female professionals and social advocates from […]

Hundreds Recognized for Earning Brookdale Scholarships

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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 […]

Brookdale Student Earns Top Honors in NJ

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Brookdale student and Howell resident Kelsey Giggenbach has been named New Jersey’s top achieving community college student in the All-USA Community College Academic Team competition. Giggenbach, 20, has been named a 2017 New Century Scholar, joining 51 top scorers from across the U.S., Canada and internationally. She will receive a $2,000 scholarship sponsored by the Coca-Cola […]

Brookdale Arts Magazine Wins 2016 Gold Crown Award

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Collage, Brookdale’s long-running student arts magazine, has once again been named one of the top scholastic publications in the country. This month Collage 2016 was awarded the Columbia Scholastic Press Association’s (CSPA) Gold Crown Award, given annually in recognition of outstanding achievement in a student publication. The honor, presented by an international student press association comprised of student journalists and […]

Nine Honored at 32nd Annual Wilbur Ray Scholarship Dinner

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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 […]

Students Strut Runway to Honor 50 Years of Brookdale

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To commemorate Brookdale’s 50th anniversary, members of the Brookdale Fashion Club joined with local designers and fashion experts to host the 2017 Brookdale Fashion Show on March 7 in the Student Life Center. Brookdale fashion students took to the runway to showcase their Spring ’17 collections before a packed house of classmates, mentors and local fashion […]

‘Project Medicine Drop’ Comes to Brookdale

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Representatives from the state Attorney General’s Office and the New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety joined with Brookdale police officers and college officials on March 7 to promote Project Medicine Drop on the Lincroft campus. The statewide initiative, spearheaded by the Attorney General’s Office and the N.J. Division of Consumer of Affairs, encourages […]

Men’s, Women’s Basketball Teams Win Regional Titles

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The Brookdale Jersey Blues men’s and women’s basketball teams claimed Region XIX supremacy on March 5, earning their spot in the NJCAA Division III National Championship tournament later this month.  The men’s team defeated the Camden Cougars 72-69 in a thrilling conclusion to the Region XIX tournament, which was held at Brookdale’s Collins Arena in […]

Brookdale Hosts ‘Women in STEM’ Panel Discussion

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To celebrate National Engineers Week, six members of the Southern New Jersey chapter of the Women of AT&T visited Brookdale on Feb. 21 to share their personal experiences and answer questions about working in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. Dozens of students packed into Brookdale’s Student Life Center for the panel discussion, sponsored by Brookdale’s Physics and […]

Award Winning Poets Kick Off 2017 Writers Series

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Acclaimed poets Janine Joseph and Matthew Olzmann came together on Feb. 20 to host a free reading of their work and talk with Brookdale students during the launch of this year’s Visiting Writers Series, running through April 17 on the Lincroft campus. Joseph, winner of the Kundiman Poetry Prize and author of the acclaimed 2016 book Driving […]

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