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25 employers from various industries met with Bloomfield College students for part-time, full-time, and internship positions.
Dr. Vania Penha-Lopes, professor of Sociology, has authored the book a book based on her sociological study of the first class of graduating affirmative action students from the State University of Rio de Janeiro.
On Monday, September 25, 2017, The Foley Field Foundation held a dedication ceremony and ribbon cutting for the Bloomfield College Digital Message Board.
In 2018, the College will celebrate its 150th Anniversary. On September 14, the campus community launched its yearlong 150th Anniversary celebration.
The six new full-time faculty members will strengthen the College’s classrooms in a number of areas from Education to Nursing to Humanities and the Arts.
Coach Minielli, whose career record is 247-247-51, comes to the College after 11 years as head women’s soccer coach at Wagner College.
Coach Orellana will lead a squad, one year removed from the CACC championship, and a program eager to return to postseason play after missing the tournament last fall.
Coach James Pompeo has reached the NCAA Tournament as a player, Assistant Coach, and Head Coach.
The Convocation Ceremony, a signature event for Bloomfield College, serves as an official welcome to the College for nursing students and faculty.
Over the summer, Bloomfield College served as a work site for the NCI (Newark College Institute). Eight Bloomfield College students from Newark were able to participate in the 8-week program as paid interns.
Spread the Purple is a nonprofit organization founded in 2006 that strives to make a difference in the community. Students volunteered as course attendants and other positions around the racecourse.
Over 70 students and professionals from all over the world, including Korea, China, Turkey, Ecuador, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, France, and Tanzania, have come to Bloomfield College.
183 institutions and a record-breaking 10,644 student-athletes have been recognized for the 2016-17 Academic Achievement Awards.
Aubrey Orr ’17 joined a team of all-conference honorees and statistical leaders from colleges across the country for Beyond Sports’ Second Annual South Africa Softball Tour.
“We are so fortunate to have Dr. Greg Reid join the Bloomfield College community. Dr. Reid has many years of experience, and helped to revitalize several institutional libraries during his career,” said Dr. Tresmaine Grimes.
2017 will close the chapter on an impressive family educational achievement, as triplets Kenechukwu, Ikechukwu , and Rishana Ubah will all earn Bachelor’s degrees from the College by year’s end.
The College now offers a 25% tuition discount to Wakefern employees and their dependents. The discount can be applied to both the College’s undergraduate and graduate programs.
“I am so excited to welcome Lisa Shaheen to Bloomfield College. Her wealth of experience and commitment to improving student satisfaction and financial literacy made her an ideal candidate to lead our financial aid functions,” said Adam Castro, Vice President for Enrollment Management.
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 Earvin Casciano ’17 will be participating in an 11-month literacy project in Palm Beach, Florida, through AmeriCorps.

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