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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.
Bloomfield College Celebrates Winning High School of Race 2 Raise
Bloomfield College was the first in the state to partner with Raise.me, a social enterprise focused on expanding access to higher education, especially among low-income and first-generation college-bound students.
Bloomfield College Receives Grant from the Partners for Health Foundation
The College has received a $150,000 grant from the Partners for Health Foundation to support nursing students. The Partners for Health Foundation Nursing Scholarship Fund will be dispersed over five years to students who have demonstrated academic excellence and a commitment to successfully completing their education.
Bloomfield College Nursing Division Holds Annual Nurses Pinning
“We’ve spent the last four years calling ourselves ‘nursing students.’ Now, we retire that name. Today, we are nurses. Class of 2017, I know I could not have done this without you.”
Bloomfield College Honors Student Success at Baccalaureate Ceremony
Dr. Anita Pasmantier, Professor of Finance and first woman Fulbright Scholar at the College, delivered the Baccalaureate Address.
Bloomfield College Professor to Participate in Seminar on Ancient Greece
Dr. Fiona Harris Ramsby, Assistant Professor of Humanities and English, is one of a select group of faculty members nationwide chosen by the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) and the Center for Hellenic Studies to participate in an Ancient Greece in the Modern Classroom seminar.
Bloomfield College Celebrates Class of 2017 at 144th Commencement
“We may not be able to change the world, but we can make a world of change to the people around us,” said US Senator Cory A. Booker. “Just a smile, just a kind act, just a note of encouragement can transform the spirit of another person on their journey.”

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Bloomfield College Hosts "Understanding Judaism" on the Eve of Passover
Rabbi Kushner, a former professor at Bloomfield College (1983 – 2003), spent time discussing significant historical events that shaped the Jewish culture.
Rabbi Kushner, a former professor at Bloomfield College (1983 – 2003), spent time discussing significant historical events that shaped the Jewish culture.
Micro-Scholarship Partnership with Raise.me, the First of Its Kind in New Jersey
High school students, starting as early as 9th grade, can now earn scholarships from Bloomfield College
Two Bloomfield College Students Awarded $4,000 through the Hispanic Business Council Scholarship Foundation
The Hispanic Business Council Scholarship Foundation has awarded two of the College’s students, Gabriela Evans and Fernanda Altamirano, a $4,000 scholarship.
Hector O. Banegas, Bloomfield College’s Board of Trustees Member Since 2012
Bloomfield College Hosts "Cuban Film at a Crossroads"
The event discussed what the new opening between the US and Cuba can mean for Cuban film.
Veteran film Cuban critic Juan Antonio García Borrero and filmmaker Alexandra Halkin debated the issues surrounding this time of rapid transition and showed clips from two recent Cuban films.
Broadcast Journalism Students Film, Edit, Produce, and Star in Their Own Show
Students produced shows covering an array of current events like what's going on in the sports industry, the upcoming presidential election, ongoing racism in our country, music, spirituality, and hair trends.
Veronica Cobos introduces her show to her peers
Creative Arts & Technology Conference Connects Students with Experts
“I found this event to be the most useful out of my whole four years at the College. Having professionals in the industry present for questions and advice was invaluable.”
Many attendees especially enjoyed the opportunities to socialize and network with other guests, reviewers, and speakers.
College Celebrates National Poetry Month with Writing from the Margins
“Writing from the Margins” consisted of writing workshops, readings, and panel discussions with distinguished writers and scholars including Natasha Tretheway, the 19th Poet Laureate of the United States.
Natasha Tretheway delivered a very poignant keynote address.
Hundreds Attend NJ Arcade on Bloomfield College's Campus
Bloomfield College was a host location to the NJ Arcade, New Jersey’s largest free showcase of games and interactive media.
The event featured as many as 50 projects, all created by local designers and artists from the NY/NJ area.
2nd Annual Nursing Senior Extravaganza is a Hit
Nursing students volunteered at the event which welcomed 130 of Bloomfield’s residents.
Nursing students smile as they help serve food at the Nursing Senior Extravaganza
Professor is Awarded Lifetime Achievement Award
Dr. Jeanne Nutter was awarded the Forest Pogue Award for her work in oral history.
Jeanne Nutter Lifetime Award Winner for her work in Oral History
Nursing Chairperson goes One-on-One with Steve Adubato
Dr. Neddie Serra, talks about changes within the nursing profession with Steve Adubato.
Bloomfield College Awarded First Annual NCLC Award
Bloomfield College will be awarded the First Annual NCLC "Excellence and Leadership" award.