Alumni Events

The Barringer Award

On Friday, May 1, 2015, the Alumni Association and the College will co-host the Annual Barringer Awards Dinner. The Barringer Award is presented annually to an individual(s) who epitomizes excellence in education; it is named for Brookdale’s third president, Dr. Bob Barringer. All Brookdale faculty, staff, administrators, alumni, and trustees (current and former) are eligible to be nominated.

The Brookdale Community College Alumni Association Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the 2105 Barringer Award Recipients. They are:

James Crowder, Biology Professor
Jess Le Vine, History Professor
Helen Vota, Accounting Specialist

Read awardees biographies here. 

Crowder, LeVine and Vota will be recognized at the Barringer Awards Dinner at the Riverview Pavilion in Belmar on May 1 – click here for invitation.


Barringer Award Recipients

1986 Bob Barringer
1987 Arthur Marshal

1988 Gordon Litwin
1989 Jean Badgley
1990 Seymor Siegler, Jacob Needle
1991 Gershom G.N. Tomilson

1992 The Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders
1993 Barbara Gonos, Joe King
1994 Noel Kubel

1995 Carl Calendar
1996 Duncan Circle, Jeung H. Kim, Norma Klein
1997 Paul MacLaughlin, Thomas Richards

1998 Richard J. Connors, James Palumbo, Carol McCartin
1999 Sue Desideradto, Louis Pullano, Richard Sorrell
2000 Mike Toomey, Jack Ryan

2001 Elizabeth Twohy, Terrie Wyatt
2002 Virginia Lee, C. Webster Boodey
2003 Cheryl Cummings, Vinnie Gorman, Irma Lester

2005 Lee Blaustein, Jaqueline Kugit, Donald Warner
2006 Lois Higbe, Arnold Gelfman, Susan Rosenberg
2007 Barbara Baron, Richard Pfeffer, Anthony Snyder

2008 Doug Welsh, Pat Gallo Villee, Paul Zigo
2009 Karen D’Agostino, Doris Hudak, Webster Trammel
2010 Sherri West, Maris Lown and Terry Konn-Karangwa

2011 Norah Kerr-McCurry, Jayne McBride and the Foundation Board of Trustees
2012 Eric Goll, Bruce Marich and Thomas (Bo) Scannapieco
2013 Linda Mass, Michael Qaissaunee and Sally Sorrell
2014 Thomas Berke, Linda Wang, Eleanor Horgan, Louis Ferendo