START THE NEW YEAR WITH A PLAN! SPRING CLASSES BEGIN JANUARY 11TH, 2021

Unlike most colleges and universities, BSC students dive into their major-related classes from day one. Many of our degree programs offer hands-on, practical courses and labs allowing students to learn while doing and maximize their educational experience.

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REGISTER FOR SPRING CLASSES TODAY!

End 2020 on a High Note! Register soon for Spring 2021 - Classes begin Monday, January 11, 2021!

TIPS TO PREPARE FOR VIRTUAL JOB INTERVIEWS

Virtual interviewing is not a new activity for hiring managers but with the recent pandemic, many have shifted to virtual options. Job seekers should consider the following tips to prepare for their virtual interviews.

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DISCOVER BAY STATE COLLEGE VIRTUALLY

Our academic programs and campuses offer lots of opportunities for students to engage in a robust academic and professional life. Ready to take the next step and learn more about Bay State College? Register for one of our upcoming virtual events!

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7 TIPS TO HELP MAXIMIZE YOUR LINKEDIN PROFILE

Are you using your LinkedIn profile and maximizing your potential to stand out to employers? Is your profile discoverable online and catchy to help your chances of being noticed by recruiters? You can improve your profile’s effectiveness and search rankings by showcasing your successes, interest, and endorsements with visual and textual content.

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WHAT IS "SELF-CARE"?

Self-care is not a selfish or indulgent act; it is a way by which we decompress from daily stress and take moments to collect our thoughts. It is important to keep in mind that self-care looks different for everyone depending on their preferences of what is helpful.

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ESPORTS TEAM LANDS SPOT IN PLAYVS NATIONAL INVITATIONAL

Congratulations to our League of Legends team, led by Head Coach Bryan Hummel, on securing a spot in the PlayVs national invitational. Bay State College Esports is the only program to enter into the invitational from the East Coast and will be competing with the top 32 teams in the nation. To earn their way there, they had to win out of the losers bracket by defeating Yale University (2-0) and won decidedly against York University (2-0) in the championship match of last weeks tournament.

"ZOOM FATIGUE" AND YOUR MENTAL HEALTH

Many of those who find themselves sitting in video calls for the majority of their day are experience a new phenomenon, commonly referred to as "Zoom fatigue."

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BAY STATE COLLEGE SCHOOL OF NURSING CELEBRATED THE COMPLETION OF THE NURSING PROGRAM

The Bay State College School of Nursing and Health Sciences held a pinning ceremony with faculty in a socially distanced and live streamed event on Saturday, October 17, 2020. Thirty-seven students were awarded their nursing pin, a time-honored tradition that dates back to the 1860's, when Florence Nightingale was awarded the Red Cross of St. George in recognition of her tireless service to the injured during the Crimean War.

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J.M. GRENIER PRESENTS AT THE NORTHEAST POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION 2020 VIRTUAL CONFERENCE

James “J.M.” Grenier, Bay State College’s recently hired instructional designer, will present on October 22 at the Northeast Popular Culture Association 2020 Virtual Conference.

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SPECIALIZED 3-DAY INTERVIEW & INTERROGATION TRAINING PROGRAM

Law enforcement investigators must be aware of the Constitutional issues that can arise from flawed interview and interrogation procedures. In order to ensure statements and confessions are obtained in a legal and ethical manner, investigators need to follow an established method that is proven to be effective and minimizes claims of coercion and false confessions.

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TO ALL OF OUR VETERANS: THANK YOU FOR SERVING

On Veterans Day, we honor those brave men and women who have served our nation in the United States Armed Forces. At Bay State College, we are privileged to share our community with active military and veteran students, employees and alumni. Each Veterans Day, and throughout the year, it is important for us to recognize those who served our country and extend our deepest gratitude for their endless bravery, selflessness, and sacrifices.

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BAY STATE COLLEGE TAKES FIRST PLACE SEED IN LEAGUE OF LEGENDS TOURNAMENT

Our mighty esports team edged out some tough competition to land the first place seed in the East Regional League of Legends Tournament with PlayVS. They outplaced teams from Binghamton University, McMaster University, Carlton University, Yale University, Cornell University, John Hopkins University, and several others.

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CELEBRATING WORLD TEACHERS' DAY

While Bay State College acknowledges and celebrates all of their faculty, we wanted to take a moment to highlight Pam Grill, Associate Professor of English, for her vital contributions to the College and continued effort helping students reach their highest potential.

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BSC ESPORTS WINS 1ST PLACE IN THE FORTNITE PLAYVS INVITATIONAL!

Competing against over 150 colleges and universities from around the U.S. and Canada, our Esports Varsity team has undergone multi-rounds of competitive battles from qualifiers, semis, finals, to ultimately taking home the championship!

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BAY STATE COLLEGE'S COVID-19 PREPAREDNESS PLAN

Fall classes began in a hybrid format: in-person and online. After Thanksgiving break all classes will be taught online until the end of semester on December 18. For more information on our COVID-19 preparedness visit our web page.

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HYBRID AND REMOTE LEARNING Q&A WITH PROFESSOR MORRISSETTE

With the shift to hybrid and remote learning, BSC is here to answer some of your commonly asked questions. We spoke with Professor William Morrissette, Department Chair of the Criminal Justice program, for a Q&A session to address remote teaching and what students can expect for the semester ahead.

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FEDERAL STUDENT LOAN SUSPENSION AND INTERESTS WAIVED DURING PANDEMIC

On Aug. 8, 2020, President Trump directed the Secretary to continue to suspend loan payments, stop collections, and waive interest on ED-held student loans until Dec. 31, 2020.

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MY BAY STATE CLINICAL: PHYSICAL THERAPY

At Bay State College, our students have endless opportunities to experience an internship or clinical rotation, each designed to enhance their academic program.

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IMPORTANT GI BILL® UPDATE: CONGRESS HAS PASSED NEW LAW DUE TO COVID-19

Attention Veteran Students: The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has collaborated with Congress to preserve Post 9/11 GI Bill® benefits for those impacted by COVID-19 during this pandemic.

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BSC ENTERTAINMENT MANAGEMENT STUDENTS TRAVELED TO THE ANNUAL POLLSTAR LIVE!

From Feb. 4-6, eight BSC students in the Entertainment Management program traveled to Beverly Hills, California to attend the 31st annual Pollstar Live! 2020 conference — the music industry's largest gathering for entertainment professionals in the U.S.

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BAY STATE COLLEGE INTRODUCES NEW MOBILE DIGITAL FORENSICS LAB

Bay State College, Taunton Campus, is pleased to announce a newly created mobile digital forensics lab and partnership with one of the leading international companies in this field, MSAB of Sweden. The lab is designed to provide certification training to college students in this quickly expanding field of criminal justice.

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SPOTLIGHT ON: THE XFINITY PARTNERSHIP

Bay State's Entertainment Management chair Jess White shares how students rocked the opportunity to work at the Xfinity Center.

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DO YOU WANT TO BE A NURSE? YOU’RE IN HIGH DEMAND!

With so many jobs available and not enough people to fill them, nurses are a hot commodity. Here’s how to join their ranks.

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ALL IN THE FAMILY: AN INTERVIEW WITH PTA ALUM KAREN KELLY

Karen Kelly left work to stay home with her kids. Now she’s changed careers to be a Physical Therapy Assistant—and she loves it.

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WORKING FOR JUSTICE: A Q&A WITH WILLIAM MORRISSETTE, PH.D., CHAIR OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL AND HUMAN SERVICES

We spoke with William Morrissette about his experience, his outlook, and his hopes for the Criminal Justice program.

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BAY STATE COLLEGE ENTERTAINMENT MANAGEMENT STUDENTS TEAM WITH XFINITY CENTER ON SECOND STAGE SUMMER SERIES

Six Entertainment Management students will produce and manage a total of 10 shows on the Second Stage at Xfinity Center that showcases the student’s talent and benefits the community, local artists and concert-goers.

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5 REASONS TO EXPLORE THE BAY STATE COLLEGE PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT PROGRAM

Become a PTA at Bay State College. Our program is the smartest way to enter this fast-growing field.

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RUNNING THE SHOW: A Q&A WITH JESS WHITE, CHAIR OF BAY STATE COLLEGE’S ENTERTAINMENT MANAGEMENT AND AUDIO PRODUCTION DEPARTMENT

We talked with Jess about the music industry, her career, and what she hopes to teach students.

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BAY STATE COLLEGE BECOMES FIRST MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTION TO JOIN NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF COLLEGIATE ESPORTS

Bay State College students to compete nationwide in world’s fastest growing sport

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PREPARING FOR THE FUTURE OF FORENSICS

Today’s cyber criminal threats are advancing every second. Bay State College’s digital forensics program offers the latest technology and training to combat them.

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FROM THE BLOG

Start the New Year with a Plan! Spring Classes Begin January 11th, 2021

ACADEMIC UPDATES

Register for Spring Classes Today!

FROM THE BLOG

Tips to Prepare for Virtual Job Interviews

UPCOMING EVENTS

Discover Bay State College Virtually

FROM THE BLOG

7 Tips to Help Maximize Your LinkedIn Profile

FROM THE BLOG

What is "Self-Care"?

IN THE NEWS

Esports Team Lands Spot in PlayVs National Invitational

FROM THE BLOG

"Zoom Fatigue" and Your Mental Health

IN THE NEWS

Bay State College School of Nursing Celebrated the Completion of the Nursing Program

FROM THE BLOG

J.M. Grenier Presents at the Northeast Popular Culture Association 2020 Virtual Conference

UPCOMING EVENT

Specialized 3-Day Interview & Interrogation Training Program

IN THE NEWS

To All of Our Veterans: Thank You for Serving

IN THE NEWS

Bay State College Takes First Place Seed in League of Legends Tournament

FROM THE BLOG

Celebrating World Teachers' Day

IN THE NEWS

BSC Esports Wins 1st place in the Fortnite PlayVS Invitational!

IMPORTANT UPDATE

Bay State College's COVID-19 Preparedness Plan

FROM THE BLOG

Hybrid and Remote Learning Q&A with Professor Morrissette

IN THE NEWS

Federal Student Loan Suspension and Interests Waived During Pandemic

FROM THE BLOG

My Bay State Clinical: Physical Therapy

IN THE NEWS

Important GI Bill® Update: Congress has passed new law due to COVID-19

IN THE NEWS

BSC Entertainment Management Students traveled to the annual Pollstar Live!

NEWS

Bay State College Introduces New Mobile Digital Forensics Lab

FROM THE BLOG

Spotlight On: The Xfinity Partnership

FROM THE BLOG

Do You Want to Be a Nurse? You’re in High Demand!

ALUMNI SUCCESS

All In The Family: An Interview With PTA Alum Karen Kelly

MEET THE CHAIR

Working for Justice: A Q&A with William Morrissette, Ph.D., Chair of the Department of Social and Human Services

IN THE NEWS

Bay State College Entertainment Management Students Team with Xfinity Center on Second Stage Summer Series

FROM THE BLOG

5 Reasons to Explore the Bay State College Physical Therapist Assistant Program

MEET THE CHAIR

Running the Show: A Q&A with Jess White, Chair of Bay State College’s Entertainment Management and Audio Production department

IN THE NEWS

Bay State College Becomes First Massachusetts Institution to Join National Association of Collegiate Esports

FROM THE BLOG

Preparing for the Future of Forensics

END OF THE SEMESTER SCHEDULE ANNOUNCEMENT

Please note that all classes will be held virtually after Thanksgiving break.

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Courtney Whyte, a current Nursing student, recently attended the “Talk & Walk with Tedy” event, sponsored by former Patriots player Tedy Bruschi. Whyte was lucky enough to be the nursing student performing the blood pressure screenings, “It was an amazing experience to use the knowledge I’ve obtained my first semester of nursing school and display it to the greater Boston community. I am beyond blessed to have been exposed to this opportunity and will never forget this event!”

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