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Registered Student Organizations

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This is a list of all active student organizations on the Gulf Park campus for the 2023-24 academic year.  If you are interested in chartering an organization, complete the application form.

Promotes wellness and mental health amongst the study body.

President: Miranda South (miranda.a.southFREEMississippi)
Advisor: Kristen Chachati (kristen.chachatiFREEMississippi)

Provides a supportive, safe social setting for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual (LGBTQIA) community and their friends and supporters, as well as any other interested parties recognizing sexual and gender diversity on the USM Gulf Park campus.

President: Payton McQuillan (
Advisor: Marlene Naquin (marlene.naquinFREEMississippi)

Supports students in the Bachelor of Social Work Program.

President: James Gentry (jjames.a.gentryFREEMississippi)
Advisor: Karen Aderer (karen.adererFREEMississippi)

Faith-based student community group.

President: Mary Esther Leckie (maryesther.leckieFREEMississippi)
Advisor: Deana Middleton (deana.middletonFREEMississippi)

Fosters and promotes understanding of important biological issues among BIO and the Gulf Park campus community. Promotes career awareness for students interested in life or health sciences as a career. 

President: Trinity Lewis (trinity.lewisFREEMississippi)
Advisor: Dr. Francis Bozzolo (francis.bozzoloFREEMississippi)

Supports students of all majors who are interested in aquatic areas like scuba diving, snorkeling, marine conservation, Emergency First Response, and community service. 

President: Ka'Lon Duncanson (kalon.duncansonFREEMississippi)
Advisor: Michelle Konscak (michelle.konscakFREEMississippi)

Promotes the study of history through the encouragement of research, teaching, publication, and exchanging of learning and ideas among historians. 

President: Hannah Thurman (hannah.n.thurmanFREEMississippi)
Advisor: Dr. Douglas Bristol (douglas.bristolFREEMississippi)

National honors society for English students.

President: Samantha Arnold (samantha.a.arnoldFREEMississippi)
Advisor: Dr. Damon Franke (damon.frankeFREEMississippi)

Represents the student voice. 

President: Ka'Lon Duncanson (kalon.duncansonFREEMississippi)
Advisor: Jessica Langston (jessica.langstonFREEMississippi)

Faith-based discipleship student community.

Community Partner: Rebecca Wimberly (

Advocates for and supports women on the Gulf Park campus majoring in science and technology.

President: Hannah McDuffie (hannah.mcduffieFREEMississippi)
Advisor: Dr. Jennifer Walker (jennifer.walkerFREEMississippi)

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