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Bloomfield College Triplets Look Forward to Their Next Chapters
2017 will close the chapter on an impressive family educational achievement, as triplets Kenechukwu, Ikechukwu , and Rishana Ubah will all earn Bachelor’s degrees from the College by year’s end.
Bloomfield College Now Offers Tuition Discount to Wakefern Employees
The College now offers a 25% tuition discount to Wakefern employees and their dependents. The discount can be applied to both the College’s undergraduate and graduate programs.
Bloomfield College Announces New Director of Student Financial Services
“I am so excited to welcome Lisa Shaheen to Bloomfield College. Her wealth of experience and commitment to improving student satisfaction and financial literacy made her an ideal candidate to lead our financial aid functions,” said Adam Castro, Vice President for Enrollment Management.
Bloomfield College Hosts Summer Program for Eagle Academy for Young Men of Newark
Thirty Eagle Academy scholars participated in the programs this June. The programs were led by Bloomfield College professors and staff and increased the students’ knowledge of the PSAT and SAT tests.
Bloomfield College Alumnus Joins the AmeriCorps Literacy Coalition
Bloomfield College Alumnus Earvin Casciano ’17 will be participating in an 11-month literacy project in Palm Beach, Florida, through AmeriCorps.
NiCori Studios & Productions Presents Into the Woods at Bloomfield College
NiCori Studios & Productions’ Teen Performance Ensemble will perform on Friday, August 4, at 8:00 p.m., Saturday, August 5, at 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., and Sunday, August 6, at 2:00 p.m.
Bloomfield College Announces New Women’s Basketball Coach
A member of the Newark Athletic and New Jersey State Coaches Hall of Fames, Vanessa Watson comes to Bloomfield College after a storied 31-year career at Malcolm X Shabazz High School.

Education Student Nominated for 2013 Distinguished Student Teacher

Michelle Bacot-Edwards '13 speaking to fellow graduates, college Trustees and honored guests at the President's Dinner that was held on the evening prior to the 140th Commencement.

 

Michelle Bacot-Edwards '13 has been nominated for the 2013 New Jersey Distinguished Student Teacher Award. Michelle completed her student teaching this Spring at Carteret School in Bloomfield and will receive a P–3 Certificate of Eligibility with Advanced Standing and a Teacher of Students with Disabilities Certificate of Eligibility with Advanced Standing. She is the Vice President of Kappa Delta Pi, and is the recipient of numerous honors and awards including most recently the Excellence in Educational Leadership and Excellence in Early Childhood Curriculum. 

Administered by the New Jersey Department of Education, the Distinguished Student Teacher Award recognizes the year's fifteen top graduates of teacher education programs in New Jersey's colleges and universities. An independent panel of state educators evaluates the nominees' dossiers to select the award recipients in July.

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