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Capping off a challenging year for many college students, Bloomfield College conferred degrees for more than 270 graduates in six, in-person ceremonies held on the College Quad May 20-21, 2021.

Degrees were conferred virtually last year to 315 students, yet nearly 100 graduates of the Class of 2020 returned to campus on Saturday, May 22, 2021 to walk across the stage and experience the ceremony and celebration of their academic milestone in person.

Dr. Frances M. McLaughlin N’45, founder of Bloomfield College’s Presbyterian Division of Nursing, our Nursing Division’s founding name, passed away at the age of 97 on May 23, 2021.

Bloomfield College is pleased to report that President Marcheta P. Evans has been recognized by ROI-NJ.com in its listing, ROI Influencers: Women in Business 2021 - Higher Education.

The Princeton Review has named Bloomfield College a top undergraduate school for Game Design in its 12th annual ranking list, “Top 50 Undergraduate Schools for Game Design for 2021.” Bloomfield College is ranked highest in New Jersey and #34 nationally among undergraduate schools offering pro

RegisteredNursing.org recently recognized Bloomfield College as #9 out of 46 New Jersey higher education institutions in its ranking of the “Best Nursing Programs in New Jersey.” The nursing organization also ranked the College’s RN to BSN program as #4 in the state.

Bloomfield College is one of 20 institutions nationwide selected to receive a 2021 Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education (NetVUE) Program Development Grant through the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC).

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – President of Bloomfield College, Marcheta P. Evans, Ph.D., was recently voted to serve as ACE Women’s Network-New Jersey’s Presidential Sponsor effective February 19, 2021.
Newark high school seniors are invited to participate in a special Bloomfield College Newark Instant Decision Days program being offered every Wednesday in April to instantly learn their admission status during a scheduled virtual appointment.
The Bloomfield College WBCR radio station was a finalist in three IBS categories, Best Interview (Tyra Brooks ’22), Best Community News Coverage (Siani Smith ’22) and Best Video Sports Report (Siani Smith).
Middle school and high school students will soon come to campus to participate in a new pilot program in partnership with the YMCA of Montclair offering an eSports league and tournaments. Gamers will enjoy game play and league competition in Rocket League. YMCA of Montclair membership is required, and all level players are welcome.
Bloomfield College in partnership with Fresh Collection, LLC has announced a new online apparel store at www.BloomfieldSWAG.com. A virtual launch took place on Tuesday, February 23, 2021.
Bloomfield College has been designated as an Institutional Affiliate on a multiyear project with the Council on Independent Colleges (CIC), “Legacies of American Slavery: Reckoning with the Past.” This initiative is designed to help CIC member institutions, their students and their communities explore the continuing impact of slavery on American life and culture.
A Bloomfield College student team recently ranked in the top 100 out of 2,425 teams worldwide in the Business Strategy Game (BSG), an interactive computer simulation.
President Marcheta P. Evans has announced the formation of a presidential Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Task Force charged with examining all aspects of diversity, equity, and inclusion at the College.
The Bloomfield College Board of Trustees unanimously approved the plan, Vision 2026: Moving Forward, at its December 11, 2020 meeting.
The Division of Nursing extends the opportunity to submit comments concerning our qualifications for accreditation.
Bloomfield College alumna Juliette Tygret ’20 has arrived in the city of Rome to begin a one-year master’s program in Sports Management and Coaching.

Global education and faculty development will be taking center stage this spring at Bloomfield College. With input from the Faculty Council, Academic Affairs recently charged two new task forces to address these important strategic priorities of the College.

Bloomfield College’s Center for Student Leadership and Engagement (CSLE) and Gourmet Dining recently came together to present the first webisode of CSLE Spotlight, a new virtual zoom series. View video.

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