Global Read: Mountains Beyond Mountains by Tracy Kidder

stacks of library books

Our Spring Term Global Read is Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, A Man Who Would Cure the World, a non-fiction, biographical work published in 2003 by American writer Tracy Kidder. The book traces the life of physician and anthropologist Paul Farmer with particular focus on his work fighting tuberculosis in Haiti,
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Bankier Library Research Awards


The Bankier Library Research Awards were created to recognize excellence and critical thinking in all stages of the research process, from topic and research question development to finding background sources; from developing and modifying search strategies to evaluating and selecting sources; from integrating sources responsibly to creating a list of references or works cited. Awards
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Short Term Faculty Led Study Abroad Programs

Summer Study Abroad in Greece

Each summer the International Education Center sponsors faculty-led programs, lasting between 7-14 days.  These short trips, embedded into summer courses, are taught and led by experienced Brookdale faculty; they take students outside the traditional classroom for a first-hand, real-life look at the history and culture portrayed in lectures and textbooks. Summer 2017 programs will be
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Montessori Children’s Learning Center at Brookdale


Brookdale students who are also parents have on-campus child care offered through our Montessori Children’s Learning Center (MCLC) on the Lincroft campus. The Center, which is open to the public as well, offers a local option for comprehensive, competitively priced child care, with flexible scheduling and exclusive discounts available for Brookdale students.  Read all the details
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