Center for Student Leadership & Engagement & Special Programs (CSLE)

CSLE

The Center for Student Leadership & Engagement and Special programs's professional and student staff encourages you to make the most of your Bloomfield College experience through involvement in our programs, students clubs and organizations, and leadership development opportunities. The CSLE staff can be found in the Center for Student Leadership and Engagement & Special Programs office, located on the first floor of the Student Center in Talbott Hall on the Quad. Stop by the office and let us help you make the most of your Bloomfield College experience.

Our staff works constantly to develop new and innovative programming that meets the needs of all Bloomfield College students. Our programming is consistent with the College’s Mission, Statement of shared Values, and Curriculum Competencies. We collaborate with several Academic and Student Affairs departments and student clubs and organizations, as well as the Bloomfield College Student Government, to provide activities, events, and other forms of programming that will encourage, engage, and inspire all BC students to become active, contributing members of our campus community. It is our hope that this programming will not only promote a greater sense of school spirit and pride, but will foster social, cultural, professional, leadership, and academic growth and development as well.

The Student Center

The Student Center, located at Talbott Hall on the Quad, is a space reserved solely for the students of Bloomfield College. Meeting several of your needs, the Student Center is home to the following:

  • The Center for Student Leadership and Engagement
  • The Wellness Center - Health Services, Personal Counseling & Spiritual Life
  • The Deacon's Den
  • Deacon's Den Pizza and Grill
  • The Game Room featuring a Pool Table, Ping Pong, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, &Wii
  • The Commuter's Lounge- TV, computer station, microwave, commuter lockers
  • Computer Nook- featuring computer stations & vending
  • Student Center Conference Room- meeting space, programming space
  • Liberty Meeting Room - meeting space, programming space
  • Franklin Meeting Room - meeting space, programming space
  • Prayer Room
  • Relation Station
  • Student Government Offices
  • Greek Council Office

Meet The Staff:

 
   
Terrance Bankston
Terrance Bankston
Director, CSLE and Special Programs
Talbott Hall,
 
   
Jerryl Sharif
Jerryl Sharif
Coordinator for Special Projects/Programs
Talbott Hall,
 
   
Joseph Darby
Joseph Darby
Office Assistant/Office Manager
Talbott Hall,
 
   
Tyra Brooks
Tyra Brooks
Student Support Staff
Talbott Hall,
 
   
Jason Darby
Jason Darby
Student Worker/1st Year Experience Liaison & COVID Responder
Talbott Hall,
 
   
Nasir Glass
Nasir Glass
Student Worker/Building Manager & COVID Responder
Talbott Hall,
 
   
Antonio Gordon
Antonio Gordon
Student Worker/Building Manager & COVID Responder
Talbott Hall,
 
   
Kiera 'Kay' Patterson
Kiera Patterson
Student Support Staff
Talbott Hall,
 
   
Da’Shanique “Chyna” Ruffin
Da’Shanique Ruffin
Student Support Staff
Talbott Hall,

Disclaimer for Events:

All events require a mask to be worn unless drinking or eating. All events require social distancing when and where applicable. Certain activities may require gloves being worn. In cases where gloves are required, they will be provided by the Center for Student Leadership and Engagement (CSLE).

Let's rock this BC Nation, safely together!

For more information, contact Terrance L. Bankston, Coordinator for Service Learning and 1st Year Experience, via Terrance_Bankston@bloomfield.edu or 973-748-9000; extension 1300.

Disclaimer: By attending any in-person events, you agree to follow all social distancing/face mask wearing guidelines and other COVID-19 related regulations, both imposed by the state of New Jersey and Bloomfield College. You further understand that your failure to follow all social distancing guidelines and other COVID-19 related regulations, both imposed by the state of New Jersey and Bloomfield College, can result in a range of the following College sanctions: conduct probation, a fine, banishment from attending future events, housing suspension and/or suspension or expulsion from the college.

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