Alpha Chi

The mission of Alpha Chi is to stimulate and recognize scholarship and those elements of character that constitute scholarship.

Advisor:

Mark Brown, PhD
Professor

701-252-3467 ext. 5632
brown@uj.edu

Alpha Mu Gamma

Alpha Mu Gamma is the first and largest national collegiate foreign language honor society of the United States.

Advisors:

Katherine Stevenson, MA
Associate Professor of Foreign Language

701-252-3467 ext. 5631
stevenso@uj.edu

Alexandru Lefter
Assistant Professor of Foreign Language

701-252-3467 ext. 5429
Alexandru.Lefter@uj.edu

Ambassadors

The Jimmie Ambassador program is a public relations organization of approximately 20 to 25 students who assist in the promotion of the college to prospective students and their families.

Advisor:

Emily Wolff
Director of First Impressions

701-252-3467 ext. 5562
Emily.Wolff@uj.edu

Art Club

The purpose of the art club is the creation and general appreciation of art in all forms (excluding Modern Art).


Advisor:

Sharon Cox, MFA
Associate Professor

701-252-3467 ext. 5643
cox@uj.edu

Criminal Justice Club

We are a community of criminal justice scholars dedicated to collegial interaction among faculty, students, and the agencies and personnel of the local criminal justice establishment.

Advisor:

Peter Froelich

701-252-3467 ext. 4308
Peter.Froelich@uj.edu

Current Affairs Club

Our purpose is to promote awareness and interest in contemporary law through academic and social forums in which University of Jamestown students can share legal interests and opinions.

Advisor:

Thomas Johnson, PhD
Professor

701-252-3467 ext. 5025
thjohnso@uj.edu

Exercise Science Club



Advisor:

Marla J. Walter, MS
Instructor

701-252-3467 ext. 5712
mwalter@uj.edu

Fellowship of Athletes in Christ (FAIC)

The purpose of FAIC is to encourage athlete’s spiritual growth at University of Jamestown through sports and competition.

Advisor:

Jon Hegerle
Instructor, Head Volleyball Coach

701-252-3467 ext. 5710
jhegerle@uj.edu

Grace on Campus

Grace on Campus offers spiritual connection and friendship to students of all backgrounds through events, groups, and worship experiences.

Advisor:

Cindy Ault, MS
Associate Professor

701-252-3467 ext. 5483
cault@uj.edu

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity is a college organization that works primarily with Habitat for Humanity during Spring Break to build houses for people in need.

Advisors:

John Lynch
Director of Student Activities

701-252-3467 ext. 5800
JoLynch@uj.edu

History Club

The History Club is a group of history scholars dedicated to encouraging scholarly discussion concerning past events.

Advisor:

John Weinzierl, PhD
Assistant Professor of History

701-252-3467 ext. 5022
john.weinzierl@uj.edu

Cru – Ignition

Within a comfortable group of fun Christians, enjoy a time of fellowship and worship. You may hear a speaker, dig deeper into the Bible, or indulge in a wide variety of other aspects.

Advisor:

Terry Anderson, M.Div.
Chaplain/Adjunct Instructor

701-252-3467 ext. 5475
tanderso@uj.edu

International Student Organization (ISO)

The purpose of ISO is to get people together who are interested in learning about different cultures and who want to expand their experiences. This organization is open to all students, not just students from foreign countries.

Advisor:

Katherine Stevenson, MA
Associate Professor of Foreign Language

701-252-3467 ext. 5631
stevenso@uj.edu

Jimmie Janes

An organization of women who have fun, work hard, support athletics and are responsible for providing support at all athletic events.

Advisor:

Deborah Piscitiello, PhD
Assistant Professor of Business Management

701-252-3467 ext. 5552
dpisciti@uj.edu

Knight Society

The Knight Society promotes a values-driven environment that fosters leadership, honorable work ethic, modesty, brotherhood and respect among its members.

Advisor:

John Lynch
Director of Student Activities

701-252-3467 ext. 5800
JoLynch@uj.edu

Lambda Pi Eta

Lambda Pi Eta is the communication honor society.


Advisor:TBD

National Association for Music Education (UJ NAfME)

NAfME’s purpose is to promote extracurricular learning opportunities and outreach experiences to further the cause of music education on the campus and in the community.

Advisor:

Laura Zamzow Lynch, D.A.
Assistant Professor and Director of Instrumental Music

701-252-3467 ext. 5438
laura.lynch@uj.edu

Nursing Student Association (NSA)

The NSA seeks to stimulate active student participation and interest in a professional nursing organization.

Advisor:

Teree Rittenbach, PhD, GNP, BC
Professor of Nursing

701-252-3467 ext. 5493
rittenba@uj.edu

Phi Beta Lambda (PBL)

The mission of PBL is to bring business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs.

Advisor:

Mary Reed, MBA
Associate Professor

701-252-3467 ext. 5019
mreed@uj.edu

Pi Lambda Theta

Pi Lambda Theta is both an honor society and a professional association for educators.

Advisor:

Caroline Hagen, PhD
Professor

701-252-3467 ext. 5434
hagen@uj.edu

Pre-Med Club

Advisor:
Michelle Solensky, PhD
Professor of Biology

701-252-3467 ext. 5458
msolensk@uj.edu

Bruce Jensen, PhD
Professor

701-252-3467 ext. 5473
jensen@uj.edu

PRISM

PRISM serves and supports the LGBTQA+ community atĀ University of Jamestown and the surrounding area. They strive to promote awareness and educate our campus and community.

Advisor:

Lori Listopad, MA
Director of Retention and Learning and Academic Advising Center

701-252-3467 ext. 5442
llistopa@uj.edu

Psi Chi

Psi Chi is the national honors society for those studying the area of Psychology.

Advisor:

Dana Wallace, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychology

701-252-3467 ext. 2582
dwallace@uj.edu

Relay For Life

Relay For Life celebrates those that have beaten cancer, remember those we have lost, and fights back against this disease through fundraising, education, and support.

Advisor:

Judy Hager
Director of Financial Aid

701-252-3467 ext. 5548
jhager@uj.edu

Roots

Roots’ purpose is to organize worship services, teach Sunday School, and do mission work.

Advisor:

Stephen Reed, PhD
Professor

701-252-3467 ext. 5545
reed@uj.edu

Science Club/Beta Beta Beta

The purpose of the club is to promote social and educational activities for students interested in science.

Advisors:

Bruce Jensen, PhD
Professor

701-252-3467 ext. 5473
jensen@uj.edu

Michelle Solensky, PhD
Professor of Biology

701-252-3467 ext. 5458
msolensk@uj.edu

Sigma Theta Tau – Xi Kappa Chapter

Sigma Theta Tau is the national honors society for nursing majors. Only seniors with high academic standing qualify.

Advisor:

Teree Rittenbach, PhD, GNP, BC
Professor of Nursing

701-252-3467 ext. 5493
rittenba@uj.edu

Student Activities Committee (SAC)

The purpose of the SAC is to plan and prepare events for the entertainment of the student body at University of Jamestown.

Advisor:

John Lynch
Director of Student Activities

701-252-3467 ext. 5800
JoLynch@uj.edu

Student North Dakota United (SNDU)

SNDU is a pre-professional student group for pre-service teachers.

Advisor:

Dina Laskowski, M Ed
Associate Professor

701-252-3467 ext. 5544
dlaskows@uj.edu

Student Psychology Association (SPA)

SPA is dedicated to the fellowship, professional development, and educational activities for all students interested in psychology.

Advisor:

Jennifer Lipetzky, PhD, LPCC
Assistant Professor

701-252-3467 ext. 5354
Jennifer.Lipetzky@uj.edu

Student Senate

The Student Senate is the voice among the students at University of Jamestown.

Advisor:

John Lynch
Director of Student Activities

701-252-3467 ext. 5800
JoLynch@uj.edu

Students of Service (SOS)

Our mission is to involve all college students in campus and community service while developing quality leaders and citizens, increasing character, and promoting life-long dedication to service.

Advisor:

William Weispfenning, CPA, MBA
Assistant Professor

701-252-3467 ext. 5474
wweispfe@uj.edu

Swing Dance Club






Advisor:

Katherine Stevenson, MA
Associate Professor of Foreign Language

701-252-3467 ext. 5631
stevenso@uj.edu

Theatre Club

Advisor:
Michael McIntyre

701-252-3467 ext. 5436
mcintyre@uj.edu

Therapy Club

Advisor:
Mary Lee Leikas, PT, MS
Special Projects Coordinator

701-252-3467 ext. 5906
mleikas@uj.edu

UJ NRHH Knight’s Chapter

University of Jamestown National Residence Hall Honorary is a leadership-based honorary comprised of exemplary residential students who value recognition and service.

Advisor:

Nick Goodman, M.S.E.
Seibold/Prentice Resident Director & Housing Administration Coordinator

701-252-3467 ext. 5034
Nicholas.Goodman@uj.edu

Examples of aid include:
  • Academic Scholarships
  • Athletic Scholarships
  • Fine Arts Performance Awards
  • Journey Awards
UNIVERSITY OF JAMESTOWN at a glance

  • 1,000 students from 37 states and 17 countries

  • 13:1 student-faculty ratio

  • On-campus residence halls

  • 98% average placement rate in 2010 & 2011