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Bloomfield College Students Visit Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
The 90 year old Center is located in Harlem, New York and was recently named a National Historic Landmark by the National Park Service.
New Scholarship Connects Bloomfield College Students with Alumni
“This extraordinary gift from alumnus and Board member John Skowronski solidifies how much he truly believes that Bloomfield College alumni and current students can enhance each other’s experiences,” said Vice President for Institutional Advancement, Jackie Bartley.
NiCori Studios, Bloomfield College to Host First NJ Cabaret Festival
The two night event will feature over 20 multi-award winning, musical talents who were either born, reside, or have strong ties to New Jersey.
Bloomfield College Grads to Wear Caps, Gowns Made of Recycled Plastic
The attire, which is made from 100% post-consumer plastic bottles, is softer to the touch than traditional polyester, and is extremely wrinkle resistant and lightweight.
U.S. Senator Cory Booker to Speak at Bloomfield College’s 144th Commencement
“I am so grateful for the opportunity to not only deliver a speech at Bloomfield College this year, but to also to receive an honorary degree from such a respected New Jersey institution,” said Sen. Booker.
Bloomfield College, Holy Name Medical Center Sign Articulation Agreement for Nursing
Students who complete the Registered Nursing Diploma Program at Holy Name Medical Center have a unique opportunity to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree from Bloomfield College.
Westminster Arts Center at Bloomfield College Celebrates Black History with ‘For Colored Girls’
The show will run two nights at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 16 and Friday, February 17, at the Westminster Arts Center.

Bloomfield College announces opening of new art gallery

Her Word as Witness: Women Writers of the African Diaspora by Laylah Amatullah Barrayn opens October 18, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. with a reception with the artist at 6:00 p.m. The event is free and all are welcome.

Her Word as Witness is a visual testimony of women of letters who are also daughters of the diaspora. Their stories are born in their minds in languages of English, Spanish, Patois, Créole, Wolof, Arabic, and Gullah. Her Word as Witness: Women Writers of the African Diaspora will serve as a visual tribute to women of literature and letters. The collection images will be a set of large format photographic portraits of 35 women writers of African descent.

The new Bloomfield College Art Gallery is located on the upper floor of the Library. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The Art Gallery is funded in part by the Predominantly Black Institutions (PBI) Program Formula Grant.