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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.
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 welcomes Ms. Carmen Corrales to Board of Trustees

Bloomfield College welcomes Ms. Carmen Corrales to the College’s Board of Trustees. Originally from Cuba, Ms. Corrales moved to New Jersey from Spain at a young age. She received her B.A. from University of Pennsylvania and her J.D. from Harvard University Law School. After clerking for a year, she joined the New York firm of Cleary Gottlieb in 1990. Ms. Corrales became a partner in the firm in 1998 with her practice focusing on corporate and sovereign transactions, including securities offerings by sovereign and corporate issuers and sovereign debt restructuring. Ms. Corrales has extensive experience in international finance transactions, including representing public and private issuers and underwriters in equity and debt offerings in international markets and in the legal structuring and documentation of derivative transactions and complex commercial bank lending transactions.

Ms. Corrales' corporate practice in Latin America is distinguished as one of the best in the region by Chambers Global, Chambers USA, Chambers Latin America, The Best Lawyers in America and The Legal 500. Ms. Corrales is a member of the Academy of Political Science's Board of Directors and of the Committee for Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice. She is a member of the Bars in New York and New Jersey. Her native language is Spanish and she is fluent in English and Portuguese. “I am pleased to be on the board of a liberal arts college that pursues and nurtures the talents of students who might not otherwise be able to have this kind of opportunity” says Ms. Corrales. “The administrators and faculty members are creative and passionate professionals who allow their students to explore their potential.”