Superstorm Sandy devastated the Jersey Shore eight years ago, and we are still feeling the effects of it today. In support of Brookdale’s Global Citizenship Project’s 2020 theme of Climate Change, the Bankier Library presents photographer Kevin Burkitt’s exhibit “91 Days Countless Nights” which documents some of the physical destruction caused by Sandy in Monmouth County from 2012 through 2015 and his experience. Every image in this collection was taken between 10 pm and 4 am.... read more
Brookdale Community College celebrated the official opening of the new School of Therapeutic Massage and Holistic Health with a ribbon cutting ceremony on March 10. Dr. Joan Scocco, dean of... read more
Who We Are… At The Tutoring Center at the Bankier Library Learning Commons, students can get help developing effective study skills and working on their coursework and assignments. The Tutoring... read more
Brookdale Community College and Georgian Court University signed a 3+1 articulation agreement enabling Brookdale graduates to take up to an additional 30 credits at Brookdale and apply them to a... read more
Brookdale Community College and The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) signed a transfer agreement on November 14 that will enable Brookdale Honors students who complete their degree at Brookdale and meet... read more
The theme of the Fall 2019 Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) Student Success Conference was celebrating first-generation college students. The Conference was held on November 8th, the same day other... read more
Brookdale Community College and Rockit Live Foundation kicked off their new partnership with rock and roll and art. Steven Van Zandt, and his dog Edie, in front of his portrait that was on... read more
Exhibit of world renowned photographer Mark Weiss and his collaboration with artist Steve Lacy scheduled for November 8, 9 and 11 As part of its collaboration with Brookdale Community College, the... read more
Brookdale Student Mariam Abdelhamid Wins Interior Design Award
Brookdale Community College student Mariam Abdelhamid was honored at the New Jersey Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) this September. “I was so happy when they announced that I won the gold award that I even took a screenshot of the announcement even though it was a Zoom meeting,” Abdelhamid, an interior design major at Brookdale, said. “That moment meant a lot to me. It gave me a lot of confidence that I am a good designer.” She won the Student Design ... read more
Brookdale Police Department Welcomes New Officer
Alexander C. Perkins was sworn in as a probationary police officer for the Brookdale Community College Police Department on October 1. Dr. David Stout swears in Alexander Perkins while his mother, Debbie Perkins, holds the Bible. Perkins is a proud Brookdale graduate. After finishing at Brookdale in 2018, Perkins went to New Jersey City University (NJCU). “I learned about the partnership Brookdale had with NJCU and it was great,” he said. “NJCU took all my credits so it was an easy ... read more
2020 Outstanding Faculty Colleague Award
Brookdale Community College faculty members Bettejane Bolan-Kenney, John Bukovec, Cheryl Fencik, Gabriela Sprague, and Christine Vasquez were honored with the 2020 Outstanding Faculty Colleague Award. Brookdale has amazing faculty members who are committed to the success of our students. Every year, the dedication and success of our faculty are recognized during the Outstanding Faculty Awards Ceremony. This year, as Convocation and Faculty Day were virtual, the ceremony was different. ... read more
Open House Goes Virtual
Brookdale Community College’s Fall 2020 Open House, Virtual Edition will be held on Sunday, October 18 from 11 am to 1 pm. Open House is the best way to learn about the opportunities and pathways to success Brookdale provides, and this year you can explore our offerings from the comfort and safety of your own home. “We are so excited to offer our first ever virtual Open House this fall,” said Dr. David Stout, president of Brookdale Community College. “This year, COVID-19 is making ... read more
Alumni Spotlight Kevin Moedt
Kevin Moedt, Brookdale alumnus class of 2014, said enrolling in Brookdale Community College was one of the defining moments of his life. After high school graduation, Moedt started at another university in September 2012. A few weeks after his first semester of college started, Superstorm Sandy hit Monmouth County. “As a member of Middletown Office of Emergency Management, I had to stay closer to home,” said Moedt. He enrolled in an Economics class during the 11-week session at ... read more
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