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LGBTQ+ Club Provides Support and Safe Space

Anthony Ventrone, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

  The LGBTQ+ club at Brookdale Community College is a safe space for students. Every week, students get a chance to express themselves. The club welcomes allies as well as members of the LGBTQ+ community. Breeding compassion...

Art Review: Dear David Berman, We Were Just Getting to Know You

Jake Fay, Staff Writer

October 28, 2019

When David Berman released his 2019 self-titled album “Purple Mountains,” I went into the first listen unbeknownst to his late 1990s cult status. To my surprise, “Purple Mountains” was a one listen record for me.  ...

What is one thing you wish Brookdale had and why?

October 3, 2019

“Better parking, it can get ridiculous. I just watched a cop give out 20 tickets to cars parked across the lawn.” Kim Orabona A 26-year-old nursing student from Old Bridge   “A weightlifting club, I enjoy w...

Get the most from your college experience: Student Discounts

Heather O'Donnell, Staff Writer

October 3, 2019

Are you tired of spending your hard-earned money on student fees, student loans and  expensive textbooks? Are you tired of always having to sacrifice what you want to remain  financially stable? Well, you’ve come to the...

Helping Hands hopes to create ‘Zen space’

Emma Uk, Writer

April 23, 2019

There are a lot of things college students battle in their quest for an education. Stress, anxiety and depression are the most popular challenges, but what about basic needs? Swamped with essays, exams, work and relationships, it...

Good News: Progressive and Empathetic Action to Follow Tragedy

Corine Tamayo, Editor

April 23, 2019

Friday, March 15: Tragedy struck as a gunman entered the al Noor mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand, a little bit after 1:30 p.m. After this initial attack, he proceeded to the Linwood Islamic Center, killing and woundi...

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