Latest News

Bloomfield College Nursing Division Kicks Off Academic Year with Convocation
The Frances M. McLaughlin Division of Nursing at Bloomfield College celebrated the beginning of another academic year at its annual convocation ceremony on Thursday, September 15.
Bloomfield College to Host NACADA Advising Summit for Faculty, Staff
The two-hour long workshop on 9/23/16 will cover many topics related to college advising and the definitive connection between a solid advising program and student success.
Diversity of Bloomfield College Recognized by U.S. News & World Report
The College is 10th in Economic Diversity and 14th in Campus Diversity.
Weston Donor Challenge Motivates Bloomfield College Community
The generosity of the long-time friend of Bloomfield College encourages the pledges of two new donors, as well as those of many Trustees.
Bloomfield College Announces Partnership with NiCori Studios and Productions
The highly anticipated, newfound partnership will kick off this winter beginning with a Winter Gala concert on December 16. The gala is intended to reintroduce NiCori Studios and Productions to the public.
Former Student Launches Social Media Business, Credits Bloomfield College
Williams credits her time at Bloomfield College as a communications major for molding her career and helping her to get where she is today, both professionally and personally.
Bloomfield College Community Celebrates the Center for Technology + Creativity
The multi-level, 26,000-square-foot facility was part of an extensive renovation project that transformed the College's previous student center into an impressive new home for the College’s award-winning Division of Creative Arts & Technology.

Distinguished guests highlight annual Korean Culture Festival

Bloomfield College students, staff, and a trio of very special guests came together on Sept. 30 to pay tribute to one of the world’s most fascinating cultures, as the institution’s Global Internship and Math and Science Teacher’s programs held their sixth-annual Korean Culture Festival on the campus grounds.

The midday celebration welcomed three distinguished participants, as Korean Ambassador Son Se-Joo (the Korean Consul General), Korean Education Center director Hi-Dong Park and Bloomfield Mayor Raymond J. McCarthy joined in the festivities as the day’s Guests of Honor. With a rapidly expanding international student population and over 60 students hailing from Korea, the group joined in the afternoon’s events to help honor an institution in Bloomfield College that is committed to international education initiatives.

“This is an excellent event that allows Korean students to educate others about their culture, ” Se-Joo said of the Festival. “Bloomfield College is doing a wonderful job of providing international students with educational opportunities in America, and giving them the chance to participate in events like this on the campus.”

Festival patrons were treated to authentic Korean cuisines, as well as six performances that included a traditional Korean wedding ceremony, and Tai-Kwando and Korean pop music (K-pop) acts. All food and performances were prepared and performed by Bloomfield College students who hail from the highlighted nation.

Nearly 400 members of the Bloomfield College and Bloomfield Township communities took part in the festivities, with 30 students from neighboring Bloomfield High School attending the event as a class field trip.

“Each year our Festival grows to a new level, and we saw that again this year with Ambassador Son, Director Park, Mayor McCarthy and seven media organizations joining us, ” vice president of global affairs and professional studies Dr. Peter Jeong said.

“It truly gives our students a chance to convene their culture to American people. The day furthers our College’s mission by providing our students and the surrounding community with a hands-on multicultural experience, something we as an institution take great pride in. We thank everyone for attending, and we look forward to a seventh event in 2014.”