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Test-Taking Tips Workshop-Sponsored by the Reading Center

Test-Taking Tips Workshop-Sponsored by the Reading Center

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 @ 6:00 am - 7:00 pm

Come to this workshop to learn the best tips for taking a test! You’ll need to learn how to take college-level tests, and this workshop will give you all the information you need. Please call 732-224-2942 or stop by Larrison Hall,
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TLC for Faculty: Developing Multimedia Content for Active Learning

TLC for Faculty: Developing Multimedia Content for Active Learning

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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 TLC can create, and how they might be used in online or
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Montclair MAR P-3 Information Session @ Communiversity

Montclair MAR P-3 Information Session @ Communiversity

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Come meet with the admission representative to learn about  Montclair’s Modified Alternate Route P – 3 Masters certification through Brookdale’s Communiversity

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Faculty: Word Press

Faculty: Word Press

Thursday, October 2, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

The College has adopted a new tool, Word Press, to replace the Site Builder toolkit for web site development and maintenance.  Come to a TLC Word Press workshop to learn about how this tool can support your program and students. 
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Pumpkin Carving & Painting

Pumpkin Carving & Painting

Thursday, October 2, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Come show your skills and paint or carve a pumpkin for prizes. Enjoy holiday treats and if you are seen in the SLC MLK Lounge you very well might be turned into a Zombie compliments of the Theater Club! This
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Walk-In Advising @ Wall

Walk-In Advising @ Wall

Thursday, October 2, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Walk-In to see an Advisor – No appointment necessary! *Placement testing available, please call 732-280-7090 for an appointment.  

Faculty: Introduction to Canvas

Faculty: Introduction to Canvas

Thursday, October 2, 2014 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Pumpkin Painting at Freehold

Pumpkin Painting at Freehold

Thursday, October 2, 2014 @ 1:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Take a break from your day and celebrate fall with the annual Brookdale Pumpkin Painting tradition at Freehold. Your Student Success Center team will have all the materials you need to create a pumpkin masterpiece. Pumpkins sponsored by Student Life
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Faculty: Canvas Grader

Faculty: Canvas Grader

Friday, October 3, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Learn how to set up the course grade book and assignments in Canvas so students can track their progress.  Set categories and weights for your classes.  Explore grade book features including complete/incomplete and numerical grading.  Learn to use SpeedGrader to
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Opening Reception: Brookdale’s Architecture Program

Opening Reception: Brookdale’s Architecture Program

Friday, October 3, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Come and celebrate one of Brookdale’s most successful degree programs – Architecture - with faculty and staff, and distinguished alumni who have gone on to earn their licenses as architects. We are showcasing the works of our returning alumni, as well as designs by
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**Rescheduled** Sail with Seastreak: Hudson River Fall Foliage Day Cruise, Stop at Cold Spring

**Rescheduled** Sail with Seastreak: Hudson River Fall Foliage Day Cruise, Stop at Cold Spring

Saturday, October 4, 2014 @ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
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**Due to inclement weather, this trip has been rescheduled for October 12.  If you already purchased a ticket, please bring your ticket to our office by Tuesday October 6 so we can exchange for the new date!** Join Student Life
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Jazz Concert: Art Deco

Jazz Concert: Art Deco

Saturday, October 4, 2014 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Art Deco was founded in 1999 by musicians Joseph Accurso, Gary Mazzaroppi and Doug Clarke with the notion of performing a traditional jazz repertoire in a setting featuring intimate acoustic instrumentation (piano, guitar and bass) and highly original arrangements. The ensemble is
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Fall College and Transfer Fair at Brookdale

Fall College and Transfer Fair at Brookdale

Sunday, October 5, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Monmouth County high schools students, their families, and members of the public are welcome to attend the fall Monmouth County Guidance Directors College and Transfer Fair to be held in the Collins Arena on Sunday, October 5, from 1-4 PM. Admissions representatives from
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PTK Orientation

PTK Orientation

Sunday, October 5, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Faculty: Introduction to Canvas

Faculty: Introduction to Canvas

Monday, October 6, 2014 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am

Walk in Advising at Neptune

Walk in Advising at Neptune

Monday, October 6, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Academic Advising sessions available at Neptune Walk in academic advising sessions at Neptune! No appointment necessary!   Monday October 6, 2014               10:00AM-6:00PM Tuesday October 14, 2014             9:00AM-5:00PM Monday October 20, 2014              10:00AM-6:00PM Tuesday October 28, 2014             9:00AM-5:00PM   Beat the
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Faculty: Focus on Learning, Teaching, and Practice-Online Certification (Session #3)

Faculty: Focus on Learning, Teaching, and Practice-Online Certification (Session #3)

Monday, October 6, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

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 a fully online course. Four required sessions:  (this is a live event
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Big Read Kick Off: Dr. William Wipfler

Big Read Kick Off: Dr. William Wipfler

Monday, October 6, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

The Center for Holocaust, Human Rights & Genocide Education presents the Kick Off event for the Fall 2014 Big Read series, with the Rev. Dr. William Wipfler presenting a program examining the events and history behind this year’s Big Read,
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Faculty: Camtasia Screen Capture

Faculty: Camtasia Screen Capture

Monday, October 6, 2014 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

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New Jersey City University Instant Admit Day

New Jersey City University Instant Admit Day

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

  An appointment is required. Please bring: Completed undergraduate NJCU application Completed essay on application Official, sealed transcript This event is not for Dual Admit Students Further information / RSVP:  dserpico@njcu.edu

Communiversity 101

Communiversity 101

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Explore your options to earn a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from Brookdale’s Communiversity partners at Wall. Communiversity 101 at 11:30 am in the Warner Student Life Center - RSVP Now

Live at Lunch KumbaCarey

Live at Lunch KumbaCarey

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Join us for the lively sound of Dominican Jazz presented by KumbaCarey, this month’s Live at Lunch. Conceived, created and founded in New York City (2007) by pioneers Pedro Raposo and María Terrero KumbaCarey is a most dynamic music band
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STEM Speaker: Nuclear Power

STEM Speaker: Nuclear Power

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Guest speaker Timothy Sexsmith, Corrective Action/Human Performance Manager at Day and Zimmermann Nuclear, discusses Nuclear Power; A History of Turning Challenges into Opportunities at the first STEM speaker series event of the year.The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) speaker
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TLC for Faculty: Flipping the Classroom Webinar Series

TLC for Faculty: Flipping the Classroom Webinar Series

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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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Math Lab Day

Math Lab Day

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Stop by the Math Lab to find out about this important service; a place to study, do homework, obtain assistance, and meet with your study group. Get your semester started right if you are enrolled in a Math course by
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TLC for Faculty: PowerPoint to Video Podcasts

TLC for Faculty: PowerPoint to Video Podcasts

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

This workshop teaches you to add narration to PowerPoint presentations in synchronous with your slides and convert those presentations to video podcast.  This benefits  individual students who may miss a class, entire classes in the event of a snow day,
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Pumpkin Painting at Neptune

Pumpkin Painting at Neptune

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Take a break from your day and celebrate fall with the annual Brookdale Pumpkin Painting tradition at Neptune. Your Student Success Center team will have all the materials you need to create a pumpkin masterpiece. Pumpkins sponsored by Student Life
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Communiversity Georgian Court Graduate Information Session

Communiversity Georgian Court Graduate Information Session

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Meet with a Georgian Court representative to discuss earning  Elementary Education/Special Ed/Teacher Certification  or a Master’s degree in Education Administration/Leadership. Communiversity, Wall Campus RSVP Now!

Visiting Writers Series: Victor LaValle

Visiting Writers Series: Victor LaValle

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Novelist and short story writer Victor LaValle will read from and discuss his work, in this kickoff to the Fall 2014 Term Visiting Writers Series. LaValle is the author of four books including the critically acclaimed The Devil in Silver (winner, Publishers Weekly
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TLC for Faculty: Flipping the Classroom Webinar Series

TLC for Faculty: Flipping the Classroom Webinar Series

Thursday, October 9, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 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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Pumpkin Painting at Long Branch

Pumpkin Painting at Long Branch

Thursday, October 9, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Take a break from your day and celebrate fall with the annual Brookdale Pumpkin Painting tradition at Long Branch. Your Student Success Center team will have all the materials you need to create a pumpkin masterpiece. Pumpkins sponsored by Student
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Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Rwanda

Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Rwanda

Thursday, October 9, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Faculty leaders will provide information about summer 2015 short-term study abroad programs including, itinerary, course and/or service learning requirements, costs, and application deadlines and procedures. FYE PASSPORT CATEGORY: ACADEMIC EVENTS

Pumpkin Painting at Wall

Pumpkin Painting at Wall

Thursday, October 9, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Take a break from your day and celebrate fall with the annual Brookdale Pumpkin Painting tradition at Wall. Your Student Success Center team will have all the materials you need to create a pumpkin masterpiece. Pumpkins sponsored by Student Life
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Free Depression Screenings

Free Depression Screenings

Thursday, October 9, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Depression

Are you overwhelmed? Do you have difficulty concentrating? Do you have trouble sleeping? Do you just not feel like yourself? You may be experiencing symptoms of Depression and we can help. Participate in a free Depression screening and talk to
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STEM bus trip to Liberty Science Center

STEM bus trip to Liberty Science Center

Friday, October 10, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Student Life & Activities invites you to join the various STEM departments at Brookdale as they visit New Jersey’s major science museum. Explore the many exhibits, see the Hoberman Sphere, or catch a show at the largest IMAX dome theater
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Faculty: Virtual Flashcards Timelines Articulate Engage & QuizMaker

Faculty: Virtual Flashcards Timelines Articulate Engage & QuizMaker

Friday, October 10, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

Captivate your learners with multiple interactive e-learning content.  Present chronological or sequenced information in a visually rich timeline interaction;  make it easy for learners to examine the relationship of items in a circular hierarchy; create an engaging and fun interactive
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Faculty: WordPress

Faculty: WordPress

Friday, October 10, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The College has adopted a new tool, Word Press, to replace the Site Builder toolkit for web site development and maintenance.  Come to a TLC Word Press workshop to learn about how this tool can support your program and students. 
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Engaged and Empowered: A New Generation of Leaders

Engaged and Empowered: A New Generation of Leaders

Saturday, October 11, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

2014 Workshop - Engaged and Empowered: A New Generation of Leaders Sponsored by the League of Women Voters of New Jersey Education Fund Keynote Address: David Burstein David Burstein, a millennial writer, filmmaker and storyteller will kick off the conference with
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Faculty: This is Canvas

Faculty: This is Canvas

Monday, October 13, 2014

*  This workshop has been cancelled  *

Faculty: Word Press

Faculty: Word Press

Monday, October 13, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

The College has adopted a new tool, Word Press, to replace the Site Builder toolkit for web site development and maintenance.  Come to a TLC Word Press workshop to learn about how this tool can support your program and students. 
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Disability Services Open House

Disability Services Open House

Monday, October 13, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

The Disability Services Office, in compliance with federal and state laws, ensures that no qualified student with a disability be excluded from participation in or be denied the benefits of services, programs or activities of Brookdale Community College. Stop by
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Student Nursing Association – Infectious Disease Discussion

Student Nursing Association – Infectious Disease Discussion

Monday, October 13, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join the Student Nursing Association as Susan McGrath, an Infection Preventionist at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, discusses her career and share tips about how to prevent infection.

Passport Cinema Series: Dinner and a Movie

Passport Cinema Series: Dinner and a Movie

Monday, October 13, 2014 @ 5:15 pm - 9:00 pm

Harvest of Empire: The Untold Story of Latinos in America (U.S.) A Big Read Event Based on the groundbreaking book by award-winning journalist and Democracy Now! co-host Juan González, Harvest of Empire takes an unflinching look at the role that
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TLC for Faculty: Best Practices for Quality Online Courses

TLC for Faculty: Best Practices for Quality Online Courses

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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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Governance Forum

Governance Forum

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

AGENDA Atomic Learning General Education Committee Mission Standing Committee Charges What’s On Your Mind?

Laugh at Lunch with Andrew Fisher

Laugh at Lunch with Andrew Fisher

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Join Student Life and Activities and Disability Services for Laugh at Lunch with Andrew Fisher! Andrew Fisher is an unexpected comedian performing unexpected comedy. Born deaf and hilarious, he has put his unique perspective to work as one of the most
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Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Spain

Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Spain

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Faculty leaders will provide information about summer 2015 short-term study abroad programs including, itinerary, courses, costs, and application deadlines and procedures. FYE PASSPORT CATEGORY: ACADEMIC EVENTS

Short-term Study Abroad Information Session: Greece

Short-term Study Abroad Information Session: Greece

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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

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Therapy Dog Visit at Freehold

Therapy Dog Visit at Freehold

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Therapy

The Brookdale at Freehold campus will be hosting a Therapy Dog Day during Disability Awareness Week on Wednesday, October 15, in room 106 from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM. Stop by and meet some of the friendly faces that do
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College Study Skills Workshop-Sponsored by the Reading Center

College Study Skills Workshop-Sponsored by the Reading Center

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Attend this workshop sponsored by the Reading Center to learn effective study skills for college level courses! Please call 732-224-2942 or stop into the Reading Center in Larrison Hall, Room 124 to register for this workshop! FYE Approved! The Brookdale Reading
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Apologies of the Rich and Famous: Why We Care and Why We Forgive

Apologies of the Rich and Famous: Why We Care and Why We Forgive

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

When celebrities and politicians foul up or shoot their mouths off in public, an apology often follows. Find out why some admissions of wrongdoing fall on deaf ears, while others succeed in restoring a lost reputation. Rutgers sociologist Karen A. Cerulo will
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ALPFA’s Fall Blood Drive

ALPFA’s Fall Blood Drive

Thursday, October 16, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Faculty: Apps for Mobile Learning

Faculty: Apps for Mobile Learning

Thursday, October 16, 2014 @ 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.

Transfer Seminar

Transfer Seminar

Thursday, October 16, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 12:45 pm

Planning to transfer after Brookdale? Learn about the steps you need to take now to prepare for a seamless transfer.  Review the resources available at Brookdale to make a successful transition to your choice of Baccalaureate degree program, including Brookdale’s Communiversity partnerships. Students
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Film Screening: 21

Film Screening: 21

Thursday, October 16, 2014 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

STEM @Brookdale presents it’s first free film screening, with free popcorn for all movie goers. The film 21 was inspired by the true story of MIT students who mastered the art of card counting and took Vegas casinos for millions
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Environmental Club – Littoral Society

Environmental Club – Littoral Society

Thursday, October 16, 2014 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Join the Environmental Club as Julie Schumacher representing the American Littoral Society will be coming. They are a non-profit coastal conservation organization stationed at Sandy Hook spreading awareness and advocating for the coast.

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Faculty: Camtasia Screen Capture

Faculty: Camtasia Screen Capture

Friday, October 17, 2014 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Georgian Court University UndergraduateTransfer Evaluations

Georgian Court University UndergraduateTransfer Evaluations

Friday, October 17, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Georgian Court University Undergraduate Transfer Evaluations 10:00am -4:00pm Communiversity, Wall Campus Appointment required Meet with advisors about Georgian Court’s undergraduate program offerings: BA English BA Psychology-Mental Health & Human Services Option BA Elementary Ed K-8 Teacher of Students with Disabilities
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TLC for Faculty: Flipping the Classroom Webinar Series

TLC for Faculty: Flipping the Classroom Webinar Series

Friday, October 17, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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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Haunted Theater

Haunted Theater

Friday, October 17, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Looking for something horrific to do this Halloween?? Enter the doors of the Performing Arts Center, if you dare! Our entire theater will once again be converted into a maze of frightful rooms, hallways, wooded areas and more full of ghouls, zombies, white
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Opening Reception: Observing Connections

Opening Reception: Observing Connections

Friday, October 17, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The exhibit, “Observing Connections: Photographs from the Teaching Collection and Invited Photographers” will open in the Center for the Visual Arts Gallery with a reception on Friday, October 17, at 7 PM. The reception is free and open to the
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Fundraiser: Day to Eliminate

Fundraiser: Day to Eliminate

Saturday, October 18, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join Brookdale’s Circle K club for a day of outdoor activity for a good cause! Football, Frisbee, Volleyball, and Kickball will all be a part of this event; a fundraiser for the Eliminate Project. Just $15 to play, and you
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Haunted Theater

Haunted Theater

Saturday, October 18, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Looking for something horrific to do this Halloween?? Enter the doors of the Performing Arts Center, if you dare! Our entire theater will once again be converted into a maze of frightful rooms, hallways, wooded areas and more full of ghouls, zombies, white
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Haunted Theater

Haunted Theater

Sunday, October 19, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Looking for something horrific to do this Halloween?? Enter the doors of the Performing Arts Center, if you dare! Our entire theater will once again be converted into a maze of frightful rooms, hallways, wooded areas and more full of ghouls, zombies, white
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Walk-In Advising at Neptune

Walk-In Advising at Neptune

Monday, October 20, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Academic Advising sessions available at Neptune!   Walk in academic advising sessions at Neptune! No appointment necessary!   Monday October 20, 2014              10:00AM-3:00PM Tuesday October 28, 2014             10:00AM-3:00PM   Beat the rush for Spring 2015 and get your classes approved!
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TLC: Virtual Flashcards Timelines Articulate Engage & QuizMaker

TLC: Virtual Flashcards Timelines Articulate Engage & QuizMaker

Monday, October 20, 2014 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Captivate your learners with multiple interactive e-learning content.  Present chronological or sequenced information in a visually rich timeline interaction;  make it easy for learners to examine the relationship of items in a circular hierarchy; create an engaging and fun interactive
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Freehold Workshop: Using Newspapers as Sources

Freehold Workshop: Using Newspapers as Sources

Monday, October 20, 2014 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Brookdale Librarian Valerie Bonilla will show students how to use newspapers as sources in their research; including finding, extracting, and citing newspaper and news database materials.  Open to all in Room 106; for additional information contact Lynne Shaffery at (732) 625-7050
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Is There Such a Thing as a Just War?

Is There Such a Thing as a Just War?

Monday, October 20, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Presented by Christopher M. Bellitto, Ph.D., Kean University Is there such thing as a “just” war? Can we go to war to achieve peace? Is one person’s just war another person’s imperial invasion? Join us as we explore 3,000 years
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Antisemitism: The Current Hatred

Antisemitism: The Current Hatred

Monday, October 20, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Guest speaker Mark Weitzman, Director of Government Affairs, and Director of the Task Force against Hate and Terrorism, for the Simon Wiesenthal Center; author of award-winning books and publications on antisemitism as well as co-author of the first full refutation of the
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Georgian Court University Undergraduate Transfer Evaluations

Georgian Court University Undergraduate Transfer Evaluations

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

November 17 10:00am – 4:00pm Communiversity, Wall Campus Appointment Required Call:  732-280-7090 x3 Email:  info@communiversity.org Meet with the advisor about Georgian Court’s undergraduate program offerings with Brookdale’s Communiversity BA English BA Psychology – Mental & Human Services Option BA Elementary
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Faculty: PowerPoint to Video Podcasts

Faculty: PowerPoint to Video Podcasts

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

This workshop teaches you to add narration to PowerPoint presentations in synchronous with your slides and convert those presentations to video podcast.  This benefits  individual students who may miss a class, entire classes in the event of a snow day,
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Resume Writing & Interview Skills Workshop

Resume Writing & Interview Skills Workshop

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Need a resume? Going on an interview? Attend this workshop for information on how to write a great resume and learn necessary interview skills! You can RSVP for this event by emailing us at career@brookdalecc.edu, calling 732-224-2792, stopping by MAC
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CATS College-Wide Campus Cleanup

CATS College-Wide Campus Cleanup

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Are you ready for Apple Cider weather?! Well winter is coming and before snow hits the ground and freezes, let’s see what has accumulated since our Spring clean up! Come join the Collage Action Team for Sustainability (CATS) the Environmental
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The Rich Culture of Ghana

The Rich Culture of Ghana

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Honorable Dr. Owusu Duah from Accra, Ghana will present “The Rich Culture of Ghana”. Dr. Duah is a medical pathologist (M.D.) and graduate of University of Ghana Medical School, Western University and University of Ottawa. He has a varied and
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Conduct Board Training

Conduct Board Training

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Become a member of Brookdale’s Conduct Board.  This dynamic experience allows students, faculty and staff to become training in the College’s Code of Conduct procedures, and then serve on hearing boards held when students are facing suspension or expulsion from
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Wednesday Morning Film Series sponsored by chhange

Wednesday Morning Film Series sponsored by chhange

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The first in a series of three film screenings & discussions, examining the character of those who chose to assist in saving others from the Nazi regime. These individuals put their lives and loved ones in jeopardy to rescue friends,
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Study Abroad Info Session at Freehold

Study Abroad Info Session at Freehold

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Stop by our open Info Session any Wednesday to find out how you can study abroad in more than two dozen countries around the world! Choose from full semester programs, or from our faculty-led short term summer programs. This weekly session will
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Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Rwanda

Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Rwanda

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Faculty leaders will provide information about summer 2015 short-term study abroad programs including, itinerary, course and/or service learning requirements, costs, and application deadlines and procedures. FYE PASSPORT CATEGORY: ACADEMIC EVENTS

Opening Reception for The Big Read Art Exhibit – Carlos Frias

Opening Reception for The Big Read Art Exhibit – Carlos Frias

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bread and Fear: Works by Carlos Frias, inspired by Julia Alvarez’s book, In The Time of the Butterflies, opens today at the Monmouth Museum. The Bread and Fear exhibit runs through November 9 as part of The Big Read series of
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Brookdale @ Wall – Walk -In Advising

Brookdale @ Wall – Walk -In Advising

Thursday, October 23, 2014 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Register For Spring 2015 No Appointment Needed!

Mid-Semester Check-In

Mid-Semester Check-In

Thursday, October 23, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

How is your fall semester going? Are you ready for priority registration? Are you aware of the academic support available at the college? The answer to these and other questions available at Mid-Semester Check-in. Stop by the table run by
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Portuguese Language and Culture Club Bake Sale

Portuguese Language and Culture Club Bake Sale

Thursday, October 23, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

ALPFA: Speaker

ALPFA: Speaker

Thursday, October 23, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

NJCU Information Session – Career Opportunities in Marketing

NJCU Information Session – Career Opportunities in Marketing

Thursday, October 23, 2014 @ 4:30 pm - 7:15 pm

  Do you want to find a career that doesn’t just make you money, but makes you happy? Join Us on Thursday, October 23 4:30pm – 7:15pm Wall Campus:  Room 126A Food and Prizes! RSVP lrifkin@njcu.edu  

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Ticket to Effective Test-Taking

Ticket to Effective Test-Taking

Friday, October 24, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Do you want to learn new strategies and skills before and during test taking?  Do you want to learn how to reduce anxiety?  Do you want to know your rights and responsibilities when it comes to Brookdale’s Academic Integrity Code? 
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TLC: Camtasia Screen Capture

TLC: Camtasia Screen Capture

Friday, October 24, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Haunted Theater

Haunted Theater

Friday, October 24, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Looking for something horrific to do this Halloween?? Enter the doors of the Performing Arts Center, if you dare! Our entire theater will once again be converted into a maze of frightful rooms, hallways, wooded areas and more full of ghouls, zombies, white
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Haunted Theater

Haunted Theater

Saturday, October 25, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Looking for something horrific to do this Halloween?? Enter the doors of the Performing Arts Center, if you dare! Our entire theater will once again be converted into a maze of frightful rooms, hallways, wooded areas and more full of ghouls, zombies, white
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Chemistry Carnival

Chemistry Carnival

Sunday, October 26, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Brookdale’s annual Chemistry Carnival is sponsored by the Chemistry Club and the Department of Chemistry, and features hands-on chemistry experiments and demonstrations.

Haunted Theater

Haunted Theater

Sunday, October 26, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Looking for something horrific to do this Halloween?? Enter the doors of the Performing Arts Center, if you dare! Our entire theater will once again be converted into a maze of frightful rooms, hallways, wooded areas and more full of ghouls, zombies, white
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Ticket to Effective Test-Taking

Ticket to Effective Test-Taking

Monday, October 27, 2014 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Do you want to learn new strategies and skills before and during test taking?  Do you want to learn how to reduce anxiety?  Do you want to know your rights and responsibilities when it comes to Brookdale’s Academic Integrity Code? 
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Science Mondays: Sea Level Rise and the NJ Coast

Science Mondays: Sea Level Rise and the NJ Coast

Monday, October 27, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Science Mondays presents: Sea Level Rise and the New Jersey Coast Dr. Kenneth Miller, Distinguished Professor in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Rutgers University, will discuss the impact of sea level rise on the New Jersey coast. This guest lecture is
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Walk in Advising at Neptune

Walk in Advising at Neptune

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Academic Advising sessions available at Neptune!   Walk in academic advising sessions at Neptune! No appointment necessary! Beat the rush for Spring 2015 and get your classes approved Complete an application and take the placement test if necessary Register for
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Student Canvas Workshops in TLC

Student Canvas Workshops in TLC

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Are you using Canvas in your course and need assistance beyond our online resources?  Please come to the Teaching and Learning Center (TLC), located next to the Bankier Library, for open lab time.

Governance Forum

Governance Forum

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 @ 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Math Club: Trig or Treat

Math Club: Trig or Treat

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Test Taking Tips @ Hazlet

Test Taking Tips @ Hazlet

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Wednesday Morning Film Series sponsored by chhange

Wednesday Morning Film Series sponsored by chhange

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The second in a series of three film screenings & discussions, examining the character of those who chose to assist in saving others from the Nazi regime. These individuals put their lives and loved ones in jeopardy to rescue friends,
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Ticket to Effective Test-Taking

Ticket to Effective Test-Taking

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Do you want to learn new strategies and skills before and during test taking?  Do you want to learn how to reduce anxiety?  Do you want to know your rights and responsibilities when it comes to Brookdale’s Academic Integrity Code? 
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Faculty: Introduction to Canvas

Faculty: Introduction to Canvas

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Terror Behind the Walls at the Eastern State Penitentary

Terror Behind the Walls at the Eastern State Penitentary

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Each October, the 11 acres of crumbling cellblocks, eerie hallways and empty guard towers of the historic Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia become the setting for the spine-tingling Terror Behind the Walls. Consistently ranked one of America’s top haunted attractions,
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Communiversity–Georgian Court Graduate Information Session

Communiversity–Georgian Court Graduate Information Session

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Meet with a Georgian Court representative to discuss earning your Elementary Education/Special Ed/Teacher Certification or a Master’s degree in Education Administration/Leadership. At the Communiversity, Wall Campus, from 6-7 PM RSVP here.  

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Student Library Advisory Council General Meeting

Student Library Advisory Council General Meeting

Thursday, October 30, 2014

All current Brookdale students are welcome to attend this session. The Student Library Advisory Council (SLAC) seeks students who are willing to contribute to Library happenings, and to give and gather feedback to help foster positive Library change regarding services, collection, space management,
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Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Rwanda

Short-Term Study Abroad Information Session: Rwanda

Thursday, October 30, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Faculty leaders will provide information about summer 2015 short-term study abroad programs including, itinerary, course and/or service learning requirements, costs, and application deadlines and procedures. FYE PASSPORT CATEGORY: ACADEMIC EVENTS

PTK: Transfer and Scholarship Seminar

PTK: Transfer and Scholarship Seminar

Thursday, October 30, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

EOFSA Bake Sale

EOFSA Bake Sale

Thursday, October 30, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Fright Night! SLB Halloween Dance

Fright Night! SLB Halloween Dance

Thursday, October 30, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Join the Student Life Board for Fright Night, their annual Halloween dance in the Warner Student Life Center. Music, food, dancing and prizes for the costume competition. Tickets available at the SLC ticket window. $2 for Brookdale Students with valid
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Faculty: Best Practices for Quality Online Courses

Faculty: Best Practices for Quality Online Courses

Friday, October 31, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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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