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Dr. David Stout is Brookdale’s Seventh President

Brookdale appoints David Stout as 7th president of the College

At the Board of Trustees meeting on May 15, Board Chair Dr. Carl Guzzo announced the appointment of Dr. David Stout as Brookdale’s seventh president. The news of the appointment was received with robust applause and multiple standing ovations. Stout thanked the audience for their unwavering support throughout this process. “I am honored to have […]

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” […]

Brookdale Honors 2017-18 Scholarship Recipients

David Stout presents a scholarship certificate to a young man in front of a Brookdale Jersey Blues background.

Hundreds of Brookdale scholarship recipients, donors and local officials came together in support of educational opportunity on March 22 during the 2018 Scholarship Recognition Ceremony, held in the Collins Arena. The ceremony, hosted by the Brookdale Foundation, recognized many of the more than 500 students who have received a total of more than $430,000 in […]

National Title Win Caps Perfect Season for Jersey Blues

The Brookdale men's basketball team poses with their national championship trophy in a gym.

The Brookdale Jersey Blues men’s basketball team achieved perfection on March 17, completing an undefeated season and claiming the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) DIII National Championship with a 70-57 win over second-seeded Nassau Community College. The victory capped a season of the dominance for the Blues, who rattled off 31 straight wins during the regular […]

County, Brookdale Officials Honor Career Training Graduates

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Dozens of community members, area dignitaries and college officials came together in Lincroft on March 14 to recognize the fall, winter and spring graduates of Brookdale’s Continuing and Professional Studies (CPS) division. More than 30 graduates from 13 different career training programs – including dental assisting, patient care technician, veterinary assistant, interpreting, pharmacy technician, horticulture and business office support specialist – […]

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 […]

Brookdale Announces Three New Early-College Academies

Brookdale Community College's digital entrance sign near the circle on Newman Springs Road.

Students in three Monmouth County school districts will have the opportunity to earn an associate degree before graduating from high school as part of new Early College High School (ECHS) programs offered in partnership with Brookdale Community College. Beginning this fall, eligible high school freshmen in the Manasquan School District, Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District and […]

Jersey Blues Hall of Fame Welcomes Class of 2018

From national championships and Gold Glove awards to all-American honors and successful stints with professional teams, Brookdale student-athletes have piled up countless accolades over the past 45 years. On Feb. 9, however, a select few received one of the biggest honors of all. In front of a capacity crowd of friends, family, staff and past […]

Nursing Graduates Honored at 2018 Pinning Ceremony

Seated nursing graduates in white coats applaud during a nursing pinning ceremony in the Collins Arena.

Following years of hard work, dozens of exams and thousands of hours of clinical training in local health care facilities, 87 graduates of Brookdale’s Nursing Program received some well-deserved recognition on Feb. 5 during the Fall 2018 Nursing Pinning Ceremony. The ceremony, held in the Collins Arena, offered graduates the opportunity to reflect on their experiences in one […]

Brookdale Among Top Online Community Colleges in the U.S.

Two students work on a computer in Brookdale's Bankier Library, in front of a window and colorful trees outside.

Brookdale Community College’s online curriculum has been named the 13th best in the nation in a new report published by BestColleges.com. The rankings, published this month, list the top 50 community college online programs in the United States based on criteria including academic quality, affordability, graduation and transfer rates and the variety of programs offered. […]

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