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TLC: Basic Screen Recording Videos-Jing

TLC: Basic Screen Recording Videos-Jing

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Attend this workshop to begin using Jing, which records what you see on your computer screen. You’ll also learn to share these videos on the web.

Live at Lunch: Argentine Tango

Live at Lunch: Argentine Tango

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Live at Lunch

Take a break from your day with free refreshments and a live musical performance in the Warner SLC during Live at Lunch, presented by Student Life & Activities. This month we feature the Tango in its many variations as presented
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Study Abroad Information Session

Study Abroad Information Session

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Come and learn about Brookdale’s amazing semester and faculty-led study abroad opportunities and how to apply for scholarships and financial aid. Stop by MAN 208 from 12-1 PM.

Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Rwanda

Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Rwanda

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Faculty leaders will provide information about a Summer 2015 short-term study abroad program including, itinerary, courses, and/or service learning requirements, costs and application deadlines and procedures.

TLC: Developing Multimedia Content for Active Learning

TLC: Developing Multimedia Content for Active Learning

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Turn viewers into engaged learners by adding media-rich interactions to your course! The TLC uses many technological tools to create learning objects that promote active learning and active listening. This workshop will introduce some types of learning objects that the
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TLC: Prezi Presentation Software

TLC: Prezi Presentation Software

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Prezi is cloud-based presentation software that allows you to zoom in and out of your presentation media. Attend this workshop and learn to create zooming presentations that incorporate multimedia elements like text, images, hyperlinks, and YouTube videos.

TLC: Focus on Learning Teaching, and Practice-Online Certification Meeting #1

TLC: Focus on Learning Teaching, and Practice-Online Certification Meeting #1

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Interested in teaching a fully online course?  Register for Brookdale’s certification course, “Focus on Learning, Teaching and Practice”, delivered as a hybrid. Upon completion, you will have the skills and experience to design and teach an online course. This course
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Study Abroad Drop-in Advising Session in Freehold

Study Abroad Drop-in Advising Session in Freehold

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Stop by the Student Success Center to learn about Brookdale’s amazing semester and faculty-led study abroad opportunities.

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TLC: NJVID-Canvas Integration

TLC: NJVID-Canvas Integration

Thursday, February 5, 2015 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Learn to add NJVID content into your Canvas course or upload your own videos.

Health Screenings: Blood Pressure

Health Screenings: Blood Pressure

Thursday, February 5, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Student Life & Activities is happy to host our community partners from Meridian Health for periodic health screenings and educational outreach on campus. This month join us in the Warner Student Life Center’s MLK Lounge for free blood pressure screenings. High
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Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Rwanda

Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Rwanda

Thursday, February 5, 2015 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Faculty leaders will provide information about a Summer 2015 short-term study abroad program including, itinerary, courses, and/or service learning requirements, costs and application deadlines and procedures.

Communiversity-Rutgers Information Session

Communiversity-Rutgers Information Session

Thursday, February 5, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Meet with a Rutgers representative to learn about degree offerings in: 3:00 pm – Liberal Studies & Political Science 3:30 pm – Business 4:00 pm – Social Work & Psychology 4:30 pm – Criminal Justice All sessions at the Wall Center in
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TLC: Prezi Presentation Software

TLC: Prezi Presentation Software

Thursday, February 5, 2015 @ 3:30 pm

Prezi is cloud-based presentation software that allows you to zoom in and out of your presentation media. Attend this workshop and learn to create zooming presentations that incorporate multimedia elements like text, images, hyperlinks, and YouTube videos.  

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TLC: Flipping the Classroom/Promoting Active Learning through Multimedia

TLC: Flipping the Classroom/Promoting Active Learning through Multimedia

Friday, February 6, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

The flipped classroom is a pedagogical model in which the typical lecture and homework elements of a course are reversed. Short video lectures are viewed by students at home before the class session, while in-class time is devoted to exercises,
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TLC: Best Practices for Quality Online Courses

TLC: Best Practices for Quality Online Courses

Friday, February 6, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Are you an experienced online instructor interested in measuring your course quality against national standards? The Quality Matters Rubric is a set of eight general standards used to evaluate the design of online and blended courses.  Come to this workshop
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TLC: NJVID-Canvas Integration

TLC: NJVID-Canvas Integration

Friday, February 6, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn to add NJVID content into your Canvas course or upload your own videos.

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TLC: Apps for Mobile Learning

TLC: Apps for Mobile Learning

Monday, February 9, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bring your iPad, or we’ll loan you one for the workshop, and explore educational apps to promote engagement and enhance student success.

TLC: Prezi Presentation Software

TLC: Prezi Presentation Software

Monday, February 9, 2015 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Prezi is cloud-based presentation software that allows you to zoom in and out of your presentation media. Attend this workshop and learn to create zooming presentations that incorporate multimedia elements like text, images, hyperlinks, and YouTube videos.

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Study Abroad Information Session

Study Abroad Information Session

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Come and learn about Brookdale’s amazing semester and faculty-led study abroad opportunities and how to apply for scholarships and financial aid. Stop by MAN 208 from 12-1PM.

TLC: Enhance and Edit Screen Recording Videos-Camtasia

TLC: Enhance and Edit Screen Recording Videos-Camtasia

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 pm

Attend this workshop to begin using Camtasia, and learn to record your on-screen activities, customize and edit content, and share your videos with viewers on nearly any device.

Communiversity 101

Communiversity 101

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Explore options to earn your Bachelor’s or Master’s degree through Brookdale’s Communiversity partnerships. Event is from 11:30AM-12:30PM in the Warner Student Life Center - RSVP Required

Laugh at Lunch: Adam Mamawala

Laugh at Lunch: Adam Mamawala

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Join Student Life & Activities for this month’s Laugh at Lunch featuring comedian Adam Mamawala, an award-winning 25 year old stand-up comedian based out of Hoboken, New Jersey. He was the winner of the 2007 New Jersey Comedy Festival, a
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TLC: Technology Tools to Promote Learning-Bloom’s Taxonomy in the Digital Age

TLC: Technology Tools to Promote Learning-Bloom’s Taxonomy in the Digital Age

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bloom’s Taxonomy classifies learning levels that describe the progression from lower order thinking skills to higher order thinking skills. Including Bloom’s in your course design promotes student success by encouraging learners to become active participants. Attend a workshop to learn
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TLC: Focus on Learning Teaching, and Practice-Online Certification Meeting #2

TLC: Focus on Learning Teaching, and Practice-Online Certification Meeting #2

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Interested in teaching a fully online course?  Register for Brookdale’s certification course, “Focus on Learning, Teaching and Practice”, delivered as a hybrid. Upon completion, you will have the skills and experience to design and teach an online course. This course
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Study Abroad Drop-in Advising Session in Freehold

Study Abroad Drop-in Advising Session in Freehold

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Stop by the Student Success Center to learn about Brookdale’s amazing semester and faculty-led study abroad opportunities.

Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Rwanda

Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Rwanda

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Faculty leaders will provide information about a Summer 2015 short-term study abroad program including, itinerary, courses, and/or service learning requirements, costs and application deadlines and procedures.

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Daytime Diversion: Personacards

Daytime Diversion: Personacards

Thursday, February 12, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

  Stop by the MLK Lounge for your own free Personacard. Students choose from a selection of designs — from parents to siblings, from friends to significant others. Personacards allows you to get that card you want with that personal
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Communiversity 101 at the Freehold Campus

Communiversity 101 at the Freehold Campus

Thursday, February 12, 2015 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Communiversity 101 at the Freehold Campus Room 104 Explore options to earn your Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree through Brookdale’s Communiversity partnerships. RSVP Required  

TLC Roundtable: Project-Based Learning

TLC Roundtable: Project-Based Learning

Thursday, February 12, 2015 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Project-based learning hails from a tradition of pedagogy which asserts that students learn best by experiencing and solving real-world problems:  http://www.edutopia.org/pbl-research-learning-outcomes.  We will discuss how to implement project-based learning and employ best practices for student success.

NJ STARS Information Session

NJ STARS Information Session

Thursday, February 12, 2015 @ 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm

The NJ STARS Information Sessions for HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS will take place on the following dates: Tuesday, December 16 Wednesday, January 7 Thursday, February 12 These info sessions will be held in the Warner Student Life Center (Lincroft). Check in
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TLC: Technology Tools to Promote Learning-Bloom’s Taxonomy in the Digital Age

TLC: Technology Tools to Promote Learning-Bloom’s Taxonomy in the Digital Age

Friday, February 13, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Bloom’s Taxonomy classifies learning levels that describe the progression from lower order thinking skills to higher order thinking skills. Including Bloom’s in your course design promotes student success by encouraging learners to become active participants. Attend a workshop to learn
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Visiting Writers Series: Michael Klein & Rachel McKibbens

Visiting Writers Series: Michael Klein & Rachel McKibbens

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

Hear authors read excerpts from their works and discuss the creative writing process as part of the Brookdale Visiting Writers Series, co-sponsored by the English & Reading Division and department of Student Life & Activities. This month’s guests are Michael
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TLC: Developing Multimedia Content for Active Learning

TLC: Developing Multimedia Content for Active Learning

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Turn viewers into engaged learners by adding media-rich interactions to your course! The TLC uses many technological tools to create learning objects that promote active learning and active listening. This workshop will introduce some types of learning objects that the
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Study Abroad Information Session

Study Abroad Information Session

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Come and learn about Brookdale’s amazing semester and faculty-led study abroad opportunities and how to apply for scholarships and financial aid. Stop by MAN 208 from 12-1 PM.

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Study Abroad Drop-in Advising Session in Freehold

Study Abroad Drop-in Advising Session in Freehold

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Stop by the Student Success Center to learn about Brookdale’s amazing semester and faculty-led study abroad opportunities.

Communiversity–Georgian Court Graduate Information Session

Communiversity–Georgian Court Graduate Information Session

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Meet with a Georgian Court Graduate representative and learn about graduate program offerings: MA Administration and Leadership MA Graduate Teacher Certification/Elementary K-8 Ed Certification with Teacher of Students with Disabilities/option to earn MA in Education RSVP Required

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Daytime Diversions: Name Art & Key Chains

Daytime Diversions: Name Art & Key Chains

Thursday, February 19, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Stop by the novelty tables set up on campus for a grab and go keep-sake during our Daytime Diversion sponsored by Student Life & Activities. Today we have Name Art featuring an ornamental depiction of your name in an explosion
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Resume Writing & Interview Skills Workshop

Resume Writing & Interview Skills Workshop

Thursday, February 19, 2015 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Attend this workshop to learn how to write a great resume and learn valuable interview skills! FYE Approved!

Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Hawaii

Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Hawaii

Thursday, February 19, 2015 @ 11:45 am - 11:45 pm

Faculty leaders will provide information about a Summer 2015 short-term study abroad program including, itinerary, courses, costs and application deadlines and procedures.

TLC: Best Practices for Quality Online Courses

TLC: Best Practices for Quality Online Courses

Thursday, February 19, 2015 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Are you an experienced online instructor interested in measuring your course quality against national standards? The Quality Matters Rubric is a set of eight general standards used to evaluate the design of online and blended courses.  Come to this workshop
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Communiversity–Rutger’s Information Session

Communiversity–Rutger’s Information Session

Thursday, February 19, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Communiversity–Rutgers Information Session Wall Campus  Room 101 Meet with a Rutgers representative to learn about degree offerings in: 3:00 pm Labor Studies & Public Health 3:30 pm Business 4:00 pm Political Science & Liberal Studies 4:30 pm Journalism RSVP Required

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TLC: Prezi Presentation Software

TLC: Prezi Presentation Software

Friday, February 20, 2015 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Prezi is cloud-based presentation software that allows you to zoom in and out of your presentation media. Attend this workshop and learn to create zooming presentations that incorporate multimedia elements like text, images, hyperlinks, and YouTube videos.

TLC: WordPress Training for Student Leaders

TLC: WordPress Training for Student Leaders

Friday, February 20, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
adaptive web

Student Life & Activities has partnered with the Teaching and Learning Center (TLC) to provide an introduction to WordPress for student leaders looking to update their student organization web-page. WordPress is the website-management product used to manage the Brookdale Community
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TLC: Developing Multimedia Content for Active Learning

TLC: Developing Multimedia Content for Active Learning

Monday, February 23, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Turn viewers into engaged learners by adding media-rich interactions to your course! The TLC uses many technological tools to create learning objects that promote active learning and active listening. This workshop will introduce some types of learning objects that the
Full Story

TLC: Best Practices for Quality Online Courses

TLC: Best Practices for Quality Online Courses

Monday, February 23, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Are you an experienced online instructor interested in measuring your course quality against national standards? The Quality Matters Rubric is a set of eight general standards used to evaluate the design of online and blended courses.  Come to this workshop
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Science Mondays: Open Space in Monmouth County

Science Mondays: Open Space in Monmouth County

Monday, February 23, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Open Space in Monmouth County William D. Kastning, Executive Director, Monmouth Conservation Foundation, will discuss the importance of preserving land and natural resources in Monmouth County for both species conservation and human health. Free and open to the public. For
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Communiversity–NJCU Instant Admit Day

Communiversity–NJCU Instant Admit Day

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Communiversity–NJCU Instant Admit Day Student Life Center, Lincroft Campus Please bring: Completed undergraduate NJCU application Completed essay on application Official, sealed transcript *This Event Is Not For Dual Admit Students Appointment Required: dserpico@njcu.edu or 732-280-7090 ext 6011  

Resume Writing & Interview Skills Workshop

Resume Writing & Interview Skills Workshop

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Attend this workshop to learn how to write a great resume and learn valuable interview skills! FYE Approved!

I’m Not Racist… Am I?

I’m Not Racist… Am I?

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm
Im not Racist

Student Life & Activities hosts two film screenings of a ground breaking documentary film, followed by a questions and answer with the film’s director. I’m Not Racist… Am I? is a feature documentary about how this next generation is going
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Study Abroad Information Session

Study Abroad Information Session

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Come and learn about Brookdale’s amazing semester and faculty-led study abroad opportunities and how to apply for scholarships and financial aid. Stop by MAN 208 from 12-1 PM.

TLC: Apps for Mobile Learning

TLC: Apps for Mobile Learning

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Bring your iPad, or we’ll loan you one for the workshop, and explore educational apps to promote engagement and enhance student success.

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Study Abroad Drop-in Advising Session in Freehold

Study Abroad Drop-in Advising Session in Freehold

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Stop by the Student Success Center to learn about Brookdale’s amazing semester and faculty-led study abroad opportunities.

Career Night for English Majors

Career Night for English Majors

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

We’ll have several keynote speakers followed by break-out sessions consisting of panelists whose major in English favorably influenced their various fields of study, employment, and careers. Students attending will be able to visit career sessions including Advertising, Journalism, Technical Writing, Publishing, Law, Teaching,
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Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Hawaii

Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Hawaii

Thursday, February 26, 2015 @ 4:30 am - 5:30 pm

Faculty leaders will provide information about a Summer 2015 short-term study abroad program including, itinerary, courses, costs and application deadlines and procedures.

TLC: Technology Tools to Promote Learning-Bloom’s Taxonomy in the Digital Age

TLC: Technology Tools to Promote Learning-Bloom’s Taxonomy in the Digital Age

Thursday, February 26, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Bloom’s Taxonomy classifies learning levels that describe the progression from lower order thinking skills to higher order thinking skills. Including Bloom’s in your course design promotes student success by encouraging learners to become active participants. Attend a workshop to learn
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Club Presidents Meeting

Club Presidents Meeting

Thursday, February 26, 2015 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

The monthly club presidents meeting is where the leaders of Brookdale’s clubs and organizations gather to discuss upcoming programs, learn about what’s happening on campus and get updates from Student Life Board and the Department of Student Life & Activities.
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Board of Trustees: Public Workshop

Board of Trustees: Public Workshop

Thursday, February 26, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

The Brookdale Community College Board of Trustees will hold a Public Workshop this evening, starting at 5:30 PM.

Resume Writing and Interview Skills Workshop

Resume Writing and Interview Skills Workshop

Thursday, February 26, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Attend this workshop to learn how to write a great resume and learn valuable interview skills! FYE Approved!

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TLC: Apps for Mobile Learning

TLC: Apps for Mobile Learning

Friday, February 27, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bring your iPad, or we’ll loan you one for the workshop, and explore educational apps to promote engagement and enhance student success.

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