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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.

Independent Film Screening and Discussion Feb 5th

With funding from the Predominantly Black Institution (PBI) Program Formula Grant, the CHAMPS program at Bloomfield College is hosting an independent film titled From Fatherless to Fatherhood with a discussion with the filmmaker Kobie Brown. The film will be shown at the Van Fossan Theatre at the Westminster Arts Center on Tuesday, February 5, 2013 from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. Westminster Arts Center is on the corner of Franklin and Fremont Streets in Bloomfield. The event is free to the public.

The film encourages discussion about the role fathers play in the lives of their children and the importance of the responsibility of fatherhood. Kobie reveals some of the causes and effects of father absence, while providing examples of black men who are having healthy relationships with their children and therefore, their community. The film explores what quality fatherhood looks like; what it means; and why it matters.

The film has screened in various festivals including: The Martha’s Vineyard African-American Film Festival; The Act Now New Voices in Black Cinema; The Charlotte Black Film Festival (Winner Best Documentary); The Roxbury International Film Festival and The Urbanworld Film Festival. The film's creator, Kobie Brown, and the film have been profiled by CNN, Ebony and Essence Magazine.