Clubs & Organizations

This list highlights all of the current clubs and organizations available on campus.

Find a Club or Organization

Below is a list of all active clubs and organizations. Interested in starting a new group? Reach out to the Coordinator of Student Engagement.

Academic

Alpha Chi is a National Honors Society that recognizes the top 10% of the Junior and Senior class.
Advisor: Mark Brown, PhD: brown@uj.edu
Advisor: Elizabeth Naglak, Ph.D.: Elizabeth.Naglak@uj.edu

Art Club is a creative space for exploring artistic interests. Come and join us for a fun opportunity to de-stress and find a new hobby to love!
Advisor: Malcolm Jason, PhD: Malcolm.Jason@uj.edu

The Collegian allows for students their creativity through journalism, creative writing, and podcasts. The Collegian is open to all students where the sky is the limit.
Advisor: Malcolm Jason, PhD: Malcolm.Jason@uj.edu

The purpose of Drama Club is to provide theater related opportunities and expand the arts on the UJ campus to enrich the lives of students and staff
Advisor: Michael McIntyre: mcintyre@uj.edu

Exercise Science Club exists to promote health and fitness across the campus and community.
Advisor: Marla J. Walter, MS: mwalter@uj.edu

The purpose of the History Club is to get people together who are interested in history. This organization is open to all University of Jamestown students regardless of major.
Advisor: Marc Carpenter, PhD: Marc.Carpenter@uj.edu

Music Majors join NAfME to gain access to music education information and reduced cost of attendance to the state conference.
Advisor: Laura Lynch, D.A.: laura.lynch@uj.edu

NSA aims to professionally prepare nursing students to be leaders in their field through acts of community outreach, volunteerism and fundraising. NSA also aims to improve the health of the on-campus community.
Advisor: Sheri Gunderson, MS, RN, CNE: sgunders@uj.edu

Science Club is a student-led organization dedicated to sharing a love of science and scientific excellence, both with the campus and community.
Advisor: Bruce Jensen, PhD: jensen@uj.edu
Advisor: Michelle Solensky, PhD: msolensk@uj.edu

Advisor: Mundi Schmidt, PhD: Mundi.Schmidt@uj.edu

University of Jamestown student chapter of The Wildlife Society. Our mission is wildlife stewardship through science and education.
Advisor: Kathleen Schnaars Uvino, PhD: Kathleen.Uvino@uj.edu

Athletic

Jimmie Janes are a group of women who support other women and all athletics.
Advisor: Setareh Campion: Setareh.Campion@uj.edu

Campus Life

The purpose of Drama Club is to provide theater related opportunities and expand the arts on the UJ campus to enrich the lives of students and staff
Advisor: Michael McIntyre: mcintyre@uj.edu

The Jamestown Activities Board plans and executes campus-wide activities to enrich the UJ experience.
Advisor: Addie Keller: adele.keller@uj.edu

Jimmie Janes are a group of women who support other women and all athletics.
Advisor: Setareh Campion: Setareh.Campion@uj.edu

SaGA’s slogan is “Our Story Will Go On”, because as the word ‘saga’ implies, it is not just a narrative of the here and now, but covering many people’s stories over many generations. SaGA’s purpose is to foster an environment that serves and supports the LGBTQ+ community at UJ by promoting awareness, as well as educating our campus and community about LGBTQ+ issues and advocacy.
Advisor: Emily Wolff: Emily.Wolff@uj.edu

Student Senate seeks to express constituents opinions on college affairs as the it deems appropriate and necessary.
Advisor: Sara Robinson: Sara.Robinson@uj.edu

UJ Students for Life works to save lives threatened by induced abortion, euthanasia, and the destruction of human embryos for research. Members seek to promote a respect for life at the University of Jamestown and on a local, state, and national level, to educate others on life issues, to help those in need so that life is a promising choice, and to work with others who share common goals.
Advisor: Danel Bennett: dbennett@uj.edu

Visual Arts Club exists to help you take your photography and videography skills to the next level. Learn Adobe Premiere pro and Lightroom with fellow students.
Advisor: Logan Adams: Logan.Adams@uj.edu

 

Departmental

Art Club is a creative space for exploring artistic interests. Come and join us for a fun opportunity to de-stress and find a new hobby to love!
Advisor: Malcolm Jason, PhD: Malcolm.Jason@uj.edu

Exercise Science Club exists to promote health and fitness across the campus and community.
Advisor: Marla J. Walter, MS: mwalter@uj.edu

The purpose of the History Club is to get people together who are interested in history. This organization is open to all University of Jamestown students regardless of major.
Advisor: Marc Carpenter, PhD: Marc.Carpenter@uj.edu

The Jamestown Activities Board plans and executes campus-wide activities to enrich the UJ experience.
Advisor: Addie Keller: adele.keller@uj.edu

Music Majors join NAfME to gain access to music education information and reduced cost of attendance to the state conference.
Advisor: Laura Lynch, D.A.: laura.lynch@uj.edu

NSA aims to professionally prepare nursing students to be leaders in their field through acts of community outreach, volunteerism and fundraising. NSA also aims to improve the health of the on-campus community.
Advisor: Sheri Gunderson, MS, RN, CNE: sgunders@uj.edu

Science Club is a student-led organization dedicated to sharing a love of science and scientific excellence, both with the campus and community.
Advisor: Bruce Jensen, PhD: jensen@uj.edu
Advisor: Michelle Solensky, PhD: msolensk@uj.edu

Advisor: Mundi Schmidt, PhD: Mundi.Schmidt@uj.edu

Student Senate seeks to express constituents opinions on college affairs as the it deems appropriate and necessary.
Advisor: Sara Robinson: Sara.Robinson@uj.edu

Diversity

The purpose of the ISO shall be to get people together who are interested in learning about different countries, languages, and cultures and who want to expand their experiences of other countries, languages, and cultures.
Advisor: Penny Briese, PhD, RN: pbriese@uj.edu

SaGA’s slogan is “Our Story Will Go On”, because as the word ‘saga’ implies, it is not just a narrative of the here and now, but covering many people’s stories over many generations. SaGA’s purpose is to foster an environment that serves and supports the LGBTQ+ community at UJ by promoting awareness, as well as educating our campus and community about LGBTQ+ issues and advocacy.
Advisor: Emily Wolff: Emily.Wolff@uj.edu

Honor Societies

Alpha Chi is a National Honors Society that recognizes the top 10% of the Junior and Senior class.
Advisor: Mark Brown, PhD: brown@uj.edu
Advisor: Elizabeth Naglak, Ph.D.: Elizabeth.Naglak@uj.edu

Science Club is a student-led organization dedicated to sharing a love of science and scientific excellence, both with the campus and community.
Advisor: Bruce Jensen, PhD: jensen@uj.edu
Advisor: Michelle Solensky, PhD: msolensk@uj.edu

Leadership

The purpose of the club is to serve the University of Jamestown and the Jamestown community in general through service, providing career guidance and encouraging leadership qualities in students in academic, vocational, and technical schools, and promoting fellowship and a better understanding among people of the world. The club’s mission is “Future Leaders Building a Better World Today through Service and Advocacy.”
Advisor: Penny Briese, PhD, RN: pbriese@uj.edu

Service

The purpose of the club is to serve the University of Jamestown and the Jamestown community in general through service, providing career guidance and encouraging leadership qualities in students in academic, vocational, and technical schools, and promoting fellowship and a better understanding among people of the world. The club’s mission is “Future Leaders Building a Better World Today through Service and Advocacy.”
Advisor: Penny Briese, MS, RN: pbriese@uj.edu

Rotaract is a service club for young men and women ages 18 to 30 who are dedicated to community and international service. The UJ Rotaract Club members have joined over 184,000 Rotaract members in more than 8,000 Rotaract service clubs worldwide who demonstrate “Service, Above Self.”
Advisor: Joan Morris, CPA, CMA: jmorris@uj.edu

Samaritan’s Feet serves and inspires hope in children by providing shoes as the foundation to a spiritual and healthy life resulting in the advancement of education and economic opportunities. We are the first student-led organization for this global nonprofit organization; we collect donations of new pairs of athletic shoes and distribute them to children in need within our community and around the world.
Advisor: Mika Thorlakson, DC: mthorlak@uj.edu

UJ Students for Life works to save lives threatened by induced abortion, euthanasia, and the destruction of human embryos for research. Members seek to promote a respect for life at the University of Jamestown and on a local, state, and national level, to educate others on life issues, to help those in need so that life is a promising choice, and to work with others who share common goals.
Advisor: Danel Bennett: dbennett@uj.edu

Students of Service involves all college students in campus and community service while developing quality leaders and citizens, increasing character, and promoting a lifelong dedication to service.
Advisor: Brenda Fischer: bfischer@uj.edu

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Adele Nybo

  • Associate Director of Student Engagement

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