For nearly 70 Brookdale students and their families, 2017 promises to be an eventful year. Following years of study, clinical practice and more than a few long nights and early mornings, the students officially graduated from the Brookdale nursing program on Jan. 3, moving one step closer to the career of their dreams. In front […]
With finals approaching and graduation right around the corner, tensions tend to run high this time of the semester. To help relieve some of that stress, the Office of Student Life and Activities hosted Spring 2016 Anti-Stress week from April 26-28. “People need that uplifting feeling,” said first year education student Erin Batz about the activities […]
Brookdale students, faculty and staff joined colleagues from around the world from Nov. 16-19 in celebrating the global exchange of ideas, values and culture during 2015 International Education Week. The initiative, spearheaded by the U.S. State Department and Department of Education, kicked off at Brookdale with an international education information session at the Freehold campus […]
Students and faculty from Brookdale’s Medical Assistant Certification program took over the Freehold Campus lobby on Oct. 22 as part of 2015 Medical Assistants Recognition Week. Handing out free tote bags, treats and a wide range of valuable health information, the students and their instructors highlighted the valuable work done by medical assistants and encouraged […]
It takes a special kind of student to think outside the classroom. Rarer still is the student who can think outside of their country. On April 9, nearly two dozen Brookdale students and campus organizations were honored for doing just that, during the fifth annual Global Citizenship Awards. The awards, presented as part of the […]
For Tabitha Waugh, it was another typical day of chaos on the sixth-floor cancer ward.
Surrounded by a near-capacity crowd of friends and family members gathered in the Collins Arena, 67 Brookdale nursing students capped of years off hard work on Jan. 5 by receiving their ceremonial nurse’s pins. The pins, which have been awarded to the college’s nursing graduates since 1971, will unite the students as Brookdale alumni as […]
In recognition of World AIDS Day, Brookdale Community College will partner with the Prevention Resource Network and Project R.E.A.L. to offer free HIV testing on the Lincroft campus from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Dec. 2.