Extended Travel

Spring 2014

Brookdale’s Third Annual Alternative Spring Break with Habitat for Humanity was March 16 – 22 in York, Pennsylvania.

Past Trips

Italy – Spring 2013

Brookdalians traveled from the US to Rome, then onto Sorrento and Perugia.  They took in such sights as the Island of Capri, Trevi Fountain, and the Colosseum.  Optional trips to Pisa, the Vatican and Perugia’s famous chocolate factory!  Ciao!

Waynesburg, Pennsylvania – Spring 2013

On the second year of our Alternate Spring Break, Student Life & Activities took 12 students to Waynesburg, PA (one hour south of Pittsburgh) to work with Habitat for Humanity again.  Work included rehabilitation of an existing home and demolition of another.  Click above for more info!

Anniston, Alabama – Spring 2012

Student Life & Activities’ first Alternative Spring Break trip! Partnering with Habitat for Humanity, we participated in an alternate spring break and performed construction work on new homes for deserving, hard working families.

Spain – Spring 2011

A visit to Spain’s most cosmopolitan city, Barcelona; the seaside city of Malaga and the largest city in Spain, Madrid; almost 50 campus community members explored all that Spain had to offer.

China – Spring 2010

In March 2010, 40 Brookdalians embarked on a ten day journey through China.  Their trip included a stop in Shanghai, where they saw the Shanghai Museum, shopping on Nanjing Road and the Shanghai Silk Factory.  From there they went to Xi’an, home to the life-size Terra-Cotta Army.  The final stop was Beijing, where the group saw Tiananmen Square, The Great Wall, and the”Bird’s Nest”, home to the 2008 Summer Olympics.