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Monthly Archives: April 2018

Brookdale Clubs Help Create Community Garden
Kids and Student work together in planting seedlings

More than half a dozen Brookdale clubs and organizations came together to open the Division Street Community Garden with Neptune Township on Sunday, April 22. Community members and Brookdale students planted vegetables provided by to Fulfill, formerly the Food Bank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties, during the garden’s grand opening while others painted a mural […]

Students Team Up in 2018 STEM Quiz Bowl
Ana Teodorescu tallies points for a question during the Stem Quiz Bowl

Brookdale students teamed up to show off their knowledge in science, math, technology and engineering at this year’s STEM Quiz Bowl hosted on April 17 in the Navesink Rooms. A total of ten teams of six went head-to-head, scribbling as many correct answers as possible on their dry erase boards.  Questions ranged from what programming […]

Hundreds brave the weather to attend Brookdale’s Spring Open House
April 15, 2018 Open House welcoming address

Over 500 prospective students and their families turned out on a grey and stormy spring day on April 15th for Brookdale’s annual Spring Open House. The warm welcome from Brookdale’s Interim President Dr. David Stout and Brookdale faculty, employees, and students more than made up for the dreary day outside. Prospective students not only learned about […]

Students Shine at 2018 Achievement Showcase
Five students sit in chairs and pose for a photo.

Dozens of Brookdale’s most involved and accomplished students received some well deserved time in the spotlight April 10 during the 2018 Student Achievement Showcase, held in the Student Life Center in Lincroft. The program, organized by Brookdale faculty and staff, featured 17 presentations by a variety of student clubs, campus organizations and individuals, including members […]

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” […]

Students Partner With Neptune to Launch Community Garden
Five students pose for a photo holding seed packets in front of a rock wall.

Community members of all ages are invited to the grand opening celebration for Neptune Township’s new Division Street Community Garden, held Sunday, April 22 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m at 130 Division St. The garden, owned by Neptune Township and run in partnership with a team of Brookdale Community College student volunteers, will offer 16-square-foot […]