• College of Science, Health and the Environment

College of Science, Health & the Environment

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  • College of Science, Health & the Environment

    Welcome to the College of Science, Health, and the Environment. The college consists of eight departments with outstanding faculty and excellent programs.

    The College of Science, Health, and the Environment provides a strong liberal studies foundation for all undergraduate programs that prepares students for fulfilling and productive careers in science, health and the environment.

    Courses are taught by highly educated faculty with advanced expertise in their fields who provide innovative theory and application throughout their course delivery. The College continues to encourage and support faculty in teaching, advising, scholarship and creative activity.

    Students and faculty within the College of Science, Health, and the Environment have access to state-of-the-art facilities and technology for creative investigation, advanced research projects and overall academic excellence.

    The College strongly supports scientific research projects, which involve faculty/student collaboration. The College is also proud to provide service and education outreach to the community and surrounding region.

    The College will continue to develop and support comprehensive majors and programs that are of the highest quality education.


  • Juan Cabanela, Professor of Physics and Astronomy, featured on KFGO and WDAY

    Juan Cabanela, Professor of Physics and Astronomy, is used to answering questions about astronomy from the public. However, this past week he was interviewed by three different local media organizations on three separate astronomy related issues. On Thursday, January 21 he was interviewed by Jack Sunday on KFGO about evidence for a large ninth planet in […]

    Dr. Brandi Sillerud passed her Board Certification as a Nurse Executive Advanced

    Dr. Brandi Sillerud, Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership, successfully passed her Board Certification as a Nurse Executive Advanced with the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The mission of the ANCC is to promote excellence in nursing and healthcare globally through credentialing programs and recognizing individual nurses in specialty practice areas. Board […]

    Biosciences faculty research manuscript accepted for publication

    Biosciences faculty Brian Wisenden, Dan McEwen and Ellen Brisch, together with Biosciences undergraduates Tony Stumbo, Kurtis McIntire, Justin Scheierl, Jessica Aasand, Heather North, Janna Gilbertson, Diana Grant, Frantz Joseph, Emily Mammenga and Rachel Walsh had their research manuscript accepted for publication in the international peer-reviewed journal Environmental Biology of Fishes. The title of their paper […]

    Physics and Astronomy Seminar Series

    On Friday, Jan. 22, 3-3:50 pm (Hagen 325), faculty members will give 10-15 minute talks about current projects of interest. Juan Cabanela, Color Imaging in Astronomy: More than Just a Pretty Picture. I will briefly discuss the testing of a color astronomical camera and the new science that can be done using such a camera […]

    Dr. Tim Harms presented at the Fargo Public Schools Professional Development day

    Dr. Tim Harms, Mathematics Dept., presented a session titled “Advantage Math Recovery Elementary and Beyond” at a Fargo Public Schools Professional Development day on Jan. 18, 2016 to 3rd – 5th grade educators. Teachers from Jefferson, Lincoln, and Ed Clapp Elementary Schools took part in this professional development.

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  • OWOS 2/7/2016 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    2:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Bridges Hall BR 0167 Planetarium

    Media Arts 2/8/2016 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    3:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Bridges Hall BR 0167 Planetarium

    Astro Observing Session - Laura 2/9/2016 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

    4:30 PM to 6:00 PM - Bridges Hall BR 0167 Planetarium

    Astro Observing Session - Tyler 2/9/2016 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

    6:30 PM to 8:00 PM - Bridges Hall BR 0167 Planetarium

    Nonprofit Management and Leadership 2/10/2016 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM

    8:30 AM to 3:00 PM - Center for Business CB 0106 Conference Room

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