College of Science and Technology Student Organizations

Be sure to file the 2014-2015 Organization Information Form to have your organization's information listed on the Student Activities Website.
Alpha Epsilon Delta (AED)

AED is the National Health Preprofessional Honor Society dedicated to the encouragement and recognition of excellence in preprofessional health scholarship, including medicine, dentistry, veterinary, and others. The Society welcomes ALL students engaged in the pursuit of a professional healthcare career.

President: Jamie Jackson | Email Jamie:

American Chemical Society (POLY/PMSE)

The POLY/PMSE chapter at USM is an American Chemical Society (ACS) student chapter that specializes in polymer chemistry and polymer materials for science and engineering. The goal of this group is to develop career and social skills for graduate students wiring the films of polymer research. We also host science cafe's for the community in order to practice our ability to convey scientific knowledge to a non-scientific audience.

President: Katrina Knauer | Email Katrina:

American Chemical Society - Student Affiliates

This is the student branch of the American Chemical Society. As per our constitution, the "objects of this Chapter shall be to afford an opportunity for students of a chemical science to become better acquainted, to secure the intellectual stimulation that arises from professional association, to obtain experience in preparing and presenting technical material before chemical audiences, to foster a professional spirit among the members, to instill a professional pride in the chemical sciences, and to foster an awareness of the responsibilities and challenges of the modern chemist."

President: Meredith Barefield | Email Meredith:

American Medical Student Association (AMSA)

AMSA is a student-governed, national organization committed to representing the concerns of physicians-in-training. It is the oldest and largest independent association of physicians-in-training in the U.S., and its members include premedical students, medical students, interns, residents, and practicing physicians. Students who are attending or who have graduated from any accredited university in the U.S. and who have demonstrated a serious interest in the medical profession may join AMSA.

President: Jake Smith | Email Jake:

American Society of Interior Designers-Student Chapter

The student chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers offers students majoring in Interior Design an outlet to network with professional designers, participate in regional and national competitions and travel to regional conferences and events for both professionals and students. Our student organization participates in the ASID South Central Chapter which includes Mississippi, Louisiana and Arkansas.

President: Jamie Jelinski | Email Jamie:

Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society

Beta Beta Beta is a biological honor society that is open to all biology majors and also other majors that require upper-level biology courses (nursing, biochemistry, etc...) The primary focus of Tribeta is to encourage undergraduate research in the Biological Sciences fields.

President: Rachael Kuehn | Email Rachael:

Forensic Science Society

A community of forensic science majors that hosts various speakers from within the criminal justice system and participates in both on and off campus events.

President: Mariel Lowe | Email Mariel:

Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers

IEEE is an institute of electrical and electronics engineers.

President: Kaleb Hill | Email Kaleb:

Instructional Technology Student Association

The Instructional Technology Student Association (ITSA) was established in March 2005. ITSA promotes a sense of community and intellectual exchange among students, faculty, alumni, and professionals in Instructional Technology. ITSA encourages scholarship and professional growth among graduate students in the Instructional Technology program.

President: Sirui Wang | Email Sirui:

Polymer Science Association

The Polymer Science Association (PSA) is an on-campus student organization devoted to promoting academic, professional, and personal development of undergraduate students in the polymer science program at the University of Southern Mississippi. We offer various resources to our students, including resume building, career planning seminars, social activities and a convenient study room.

President: Laken Kendrick | Email Laken:

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)

To ensure the strongest interactions between mathematics and other scientific and technological communities through membership activities, publication of journals and books, and conferences.

President: Amber Robertson| Email Amber:

Society of Physics Students

We are a physics organization that has both graduate and undergraduate students who love physics and is interested in fostering relationships with likeminded people as well as participate in getting the general public interested in physics and science as well.

President: Robert McGrath | Email Robert:

Society of Student Architects and Designers

To organize an association of student architects, as well as those interested in design, for the purpose of collaboration and professional preparation.

President: Matthew Harris | Email Matthew:

Student Constructors

Creating and promoting a positive atmosphere for students to build and strengthen relationships of mutual trust and respect through serving the community and the construction industry. Promoting career opportunities for students by bringing professionals and networking opportunities into our meetings.

President: Alex Lee | Email Alex:

Southern Geological Society

This organization is intended to promote the interest of geological sciences. Together, we will work to announce local geological activities that will further us in creating a career in the geological sciences.

President: Taylor Runyan |Email Taylor:

Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE)

Women in Science and Engineering does outreach to local elementary, middle, and high schools to encourage women in science in future generations. Women in Science and Engineering also offers mentoring, support, networking, and encouragement of WISE members..

President: Amber Paul | Email Amber: