Brookdale Community College has been selected as one of only ten colleges in the country to be awarded a federal higher education grant, which will be used to enhance curriculum and provide new student services at the college over the next five years. The $1,776,855 grant, awarded by the U.S. Department of Education under the “Title III: […]
While many incoming high school freshmen are buying school supplies, shopping for new clothes, and gearing up for the coming school year, 36 students from the Hazlet Township School District are getting ready for college. The students, all incoming Raritan High School freshmen from Hazlet and Union Beach, are the newest members of the Explorer Early […]
Dozens of new students and their parents were officially welcomed into the Brookdale community on Aug. 23 during this year’s Freehold Campus Family Welcome Night, held in the community room at Brookdale’s Freehold campus. Faculty and representatives from a wide range of student service divisions joined Freehold Campus Dean Yesenia Madas and interim Brookdale President David Stout […]
Beginning in 2016, Brookdale graduates will have increased access and new scholarship opportunities at one of New Jersey’s premier four-year universities. On Feb. 5, Brookdale faculty and administrators joined officials from Rider University to announce a new streamlined transfer agreement between the two schools. Under the partnership, Rider will offer guaranteed admissions to all Brookdale […]
Some problems have no simple solutions.
When Maureen Murphy arrived in the summer of 2012 as the new president of Brookdale Community College, the water taps ran dry.