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Brookdale Comes Together at Spring 2018 Convocation

Four women sit around a table and smile for a photo in the Collins Arena

Hundreds of Brookdale faculty members, staff and administrators gathered together in the Collins Arena on Jan. 16 to kick off the Spring 2018 Semester during the college’s biannual Convocation ceremony. The program, hosted by interim Brookdale President David Stout and Vice President for Learning Matthew Reed, served as a “state of the college” forum for […]

Lake Como Police Veteran Joins Brookdale PD

Police officer Walter Koegel holds a certificate of recognition while standing with his wife, daughter and father in the Brookdale Administration Center.

Interim Brookdale President David Stout joined police Captain Robert Kimler, Lieutenant Michael Halpin and a team of Brookdale officials on the Lincroft campus on Dec. 20 to welcome new probationary Officer Walter Koegel to the Brookdale Police Department. A Wall Township resident and an 18-year veteran of the Lake Como Police Department, Koegel said he […]

‘Project Medicine Drop’ Comes to Brookdale

Brookdale officials, police officers, and students stand with state representatives in front of a prescription drug box in the Student Life Center.

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 […]

Brookdale Student Awarded First Ever Cybersecurity Scholarship

Second-year computer science major Michael Giacona has joined an elite group of community college students from across the country this year as a new member of the National Science Foundation‘s (NSF) Scholarships for Service (SFS) program. Giacona, 19, will receive a full-ride scholarship for his final year at Brookdale, along with a $22,500 stipend and an allowance […]

Brookdale Hosts Guest Lecture on Transgender Issues

Dozens of students, faculty and staff came together in the Student Life Center on Oct. 11 for a special presentation by noted speaker and LGBTQ advocate Seth Rainess. The talk, held on National Coming Out Day in the U.S., centered on the challenges encountered by transgender children and adults and the steps community members can take to […]

Brookdale Police Department Welcomes New Officer

Brookdale police officers joined college officials and Monmouth County Freeholder John P. Curley on the Lincroft campus Oct. 4 to welcome new campus officer Selina Perez to the Brookdale Police Department. Perez, of Hazlet, is a graduate of the Essex County Police Academy and most recently worked as a campus police officer with the New Jersey […]

Brookdale Hosts Cybersecurity Summer Camp

More than three dozen local high school students got a crash course in one of the nation’s fastest growing career fields this summer during the first ever GenCyber Jersey Blues camp. The free program, hosted on Brookdale’s Lincroft campus and funded by grants from the National Security Administration and National Science Foundation, offered two groups of 20 […]

Brookdale Employees Celebrate 2016 Scholars Day

Hundreds of Brookdale faculty, staff and administrators came together on May 12 for a day of personal enrichment, professional development and communal growth during the college’s annual Scholars Day program. Co-chaired by psychology professor David Wiseman and biology instructional assistant Kristen Petersen, the program allowed members of the college community to attend a series of […]

Brookdale Police Department Receives NJSACOP Accreditation

The Brookdale Police Department has officially been accredited through the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police (NJSACOP). The designation, awarded to a select group of police departments throughout New Jersey, recognizes law enforcement agencies that adopt, implement and uphold the highest standards for professional excellence. Following an intensive, 18-month self-study and more than […]

WILL Opens Up Dialogue on Sexual Assault

Brookdale’s Women in Learning and Leadership (WILL) club partnered with American Association for Women in Community Colleges (AAWCC) on March 22 to host a campus-wide “A Day of Dialogue” on sexual violence, harassment, consent, stalking and other topics that impact college-age students in America. The program – which featured a panel of five Brookdale officials […]

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