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Parent Socials: The College plans to invite you for appetizers and conversations with other parents on November 2013 and April 2014. Dates, times and locations will be announced shortly.

Resident Parent Brunches: You are invited to join your first-year resident student for brunch on us in the main cafeteria at Schweitzer Hall between 11:30 am and 1:00pm on September 27th and November 23rd CANCELLED for the fall 2013 semester; and on  February 22, and April 26th  for the spring 2014 semester. 

Commuter Parents Breakfast:  The Vice President for Student Affairs Office and the Center for Student Leadership and Engagement host a breakfast for commuter students and their parents. During this event, omelets-to-order will be personally prepared for parents and their student by the Office of Student Affairs. Pertinent information about commuter life is distributed at the event.

The Parent Summit:  This one-day event will be held on a Saturday in late October. The Parent Summit will be an opportunity to catch up with parents as a group who are interested in a roundtable conversation about the first six weeks of their experiences with BC and their first year student. Exact date, time and location to be announced shortly.

Download the Schedule of Activities and Events.

AUGUST 2013    
Activity  Date/Time Location
Orientation for Parents and Guardians of Resident Students August 24, 2013 Room 16 College Hall
Orientation for Parents and Guardians of Commuter Students August 25, 2013 Van Fossan Theater
SEPTEMBER 2013    
Activity  Date/Time Location
Commuter Parents’ Breakfast: The Vice President for Student Affairs Office and the Center for Student Leadership and Engagement host a breakfast for commuter students and their parents. During this event, omelets-to-order will be personally prepared for parents and their student by the Office of Student Affairs. Pertinent information about commuter life is distributed at the event. September 11, 2013 10:45am-1:00pm Student Center
Resident Parent Brunch 1: Parents and guardians are invited to join your first-year resident student for brunch in the main cafeteria located in Schweitzer Hall, first floor. Parents meet and greet their first year resident student’s Personal Life Coach.  September 21, 2013 11:30am-1:00pm  Schweitzer Hall 
Deacons Fest 2013: Parents and guardians are invited to join the special Fall Open House; Deacon's Fest; Friends and Family Day and Harvest Fest for the Bloomfield Township. During this festive day on September 28th, parents will have the opportunity to: get an overview of what’s new at Bloomfield College; meet professors and other administrators; tour the campus; and participate in a number of special activities designed for members of the FYPEP.     
OCTOBER 2013    
Activity  Date/Time Location
The Parent Summit: This one-day event will be held on a Saturday in late October. The Parent Summit will be an opportunity to catch up with parents as a group who are interested in a roundtable conversation about the first six weeks of their experiences with BC and their first-year student. October 26, 2013 10:30am Student Center
NOVEMBER 2013    
Activity  Date/Time Location
Parent Social: The College invites parents and guardians for appetizers and conversations with other parents at a local restaurant. November 20, 2013 6:00pm – 8:00pm Cuban Pete’s, Montclair NJ
FEBRUARY 2014    
Activity Date/Time Location
Commuter Parents Breakfast 2 – Feb Date TBD: The Vice President for Student Affairs Office and the Center for Student Leadership and Engagement will host the second breakfast event for commuter students and their parents. TBD Student Center
Resident Parent Brunch 3- February 22nd: Parents and guardians are invited to join your first-year resident student for brunch in the main cafeteria located in Schweitzer Hall, first floor. Parents meet and greet their first year resident student’s Personal Life Coach. February 22, 2013 11:30am-1:00pm Schweitzer Hall 
APRIL 2014    
Activity  Date/Time Location
Parent Socials 2- April 9th: The College invites parents and guardians for appetizers and conversations with other parents at a local restaurant. 6pm-8pm. Location will be announced shortly. April 9, 2014 TBD
Resident Parent Brunch 4- April 26th Parents and guardians are invited to join first-year resident student for brunch in the main cafeteria located in Schweitzer Hall, first floor. Parents meet and greet their first year resident student’s Personal Life Coach. April 26, 2014 11:30am-1:00pm Schweitzer Hall