Included below are the names and contact information for the student organization opportunities on campus to check out throughout the first weeks of classes. To email the president or campus advisor, simply type the last name, first name of the individual into the “To” bar of the university’s email system, and click on “check names” to populate.
Honorary Society Organizations
Alpha Lambda Delta First-Year Honors Society
Emily Ina, president
Tammi Kohl Kennedy, campus advisor
Alpha Lambda Delta is a national scholastic honorary for first year students, by invitation, to recognize academic excellence among freshmen. To be eligible for membership, students must have a 3.5 GPA after the first semester or a 3.5 cumulative GPA at the end of two semesters.
Alpha Mu Gamma Foreign Language Honorary
Santino Diaz-Palma, president
Dr. Gregg Courtad, campus advisor
Alpha Mu Gamma is a national honor society recognizing students for excellence in foreign language study.
Beta Beta Beta Biology Honorary
Dr. Spiro Mavroidis, campus advisor
Beta Beta Beta is a society for students, particularly undergraduates, dedicated to improving the understanding and appreciation of biological study and extending boundaries of human knowledge through scientific research. Members must be biology or environmental biology majors who have completed at least three hours of non-introductory classes in the biological sciences with an average GPA of B in all biology classes at the time of initiation.
Delta Mu Delta Business Honorary
Dominic Zappa, president
Bill Schweizer, campus advisor
Delta Mu Delta is an international business honor society that recognizes and encourages academic excellence for students enrolled in accredited business schools.
Gamma Iota Sigma Honorary in Risk Management, Insurance, & Actuarial Science
M. Connor Huff, president
Dr. Linda Ruse, campus advisor
Gamma Iota Sigma academic fraternity is an international professional organization created with the goal of promoting, encouraging, and sustain student interest in the fields of insurance, risk management, and actuarial science.
Honors Council (University of Mount Union Honors Program)
Molly McGinnis, president
Dr David Thiele, campus advisor
Honors Council promotes social and service community amongst academic Honors Program members, extracurricular excellence within the Honors Program, University, and community, and strives to solidify the bonds between those students and faculty who recognize the important of being well-rounded individuals. Honors Program membership is limited to those who are following the academic path of Honors in the Major or University Honors.
Iota Tau Alpha Athletic Training Honor Society
Wyatt Kohl, president
The purpose of Iota Tau Alpha Athletic Training Education Honor Society is to promote and encourage scholarly activity in the field of athletic training and to recognize the outstanding achievement amongst students enrolled in the UMU AT program. Membership is by invitation only.
Kappa Delta Pi International Education Honor Society
Alyssa Kissel, president
Susan McConnell & Dr. Melissa Askren-Edgehouse, campus advisors
Kappa Delta Pi is an international honor society in education. It promotes excellence in and recognizes outstanding contributions to education. Members must be of sophomore standing with no less than 50 hours, 12 of these hours in professional education courses, with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students must also exemplify worthy education ideals, express intention to continue in the education field, and show evidence of leadership abilities.
Kappa Kappa Psi Band Fraternity
Brianna Potts, president
Jeff Neitzke & Michelle Banis, campus advisors
This is a national band honorary that promotes the welfare of the University bands, cultivating at large a respect for their activities and achievements. Membership is by invitation.
Mu Phi Epsilon Music Honorary
Abigail McElroy, president
Dr. Patricia Boehm, campus advisor
A national music fraternity in the professional field with the purpose of recognizing scholarship and musicianship, this organization also strives to promote friendship within the group. Membership is open to music majors or minors, or to those students who meet the qualifications.
Pi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honorary
Tianna Dillon Kirkpatrick, president
Dr. Lori Kumler, campus advisor
Pi Sigma Alpha is an academic honor society for those juniors and seniors demonstrating outstanding contributions to and interest in the field of political science.
Sigma Iota Rho International Studies Honorary
Dr. Michael Grossman, campus advisor
The purpose of Sigma Iota Rho is to promote and reward scholarship and service among students and practitioners of international studies, international affairs, and global studies and to foster integrity and creative performance in the conduct of world affairs.