List of Student Organizations

Get involved in student life at Southern Miss Gulf Coast! Student activities and organizations enhance the college experience by developing and empowering students, creating opportunities for meaningful interpersonal relationships, supporting student organizations, and providing fun, engaging programs for the diverse campus community.

We provide over 30 dynamic student organizations that enhance campus culture every day with their ideas, events and leadership. If you have interest in becoming a member of a student organization on campus, contact the student organization president and/or their faculty/staff advisor. Groups are listed alphabetically. For more information, email gcstudents@usm.edu.

 

 Name of Organization

Student President

Faculty/Staff Advisor

Accounting SocietyKayla Hausser

Heather Adams

Afro-American Student OrganizationBrittany SmithMyron Labat
Alliance for Equality

Timothy Brownlee

Lauren Brownlee

Derrick Dyess

Douglas Bristol
American Assembly for Men in Nursing

Aaron Pack

Patsy Anderson
American Marketing Association

Sade Bray

Leona Harris

Lance Hopkins
Baptist Student Union

Hayley Amacker

Rob Smith
Beta Iota Omicron (BIO)
Biology Club
Jason Syverson

Jill Arnold

CARE (Humanitarian) Casey Maugh Funderburk
Coast Guard Auxiliary University ProgramRichard GradyFrancis Bozzolo
EcoEagles (Sustainability) 

 

David Holt
USM Film Brigade

Clint Haley

Philip Gentile
The History and Heritage Society Alejandro Gomez del moral

Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society (Community Service)

 

 MD Sarder

Gamma Theta Upsilon Honor Society (Geography) 

Cody  Slater

David Holt
International Student Associationkrishna Pavan Achanti

MD Sarder

The Legacy

(Student Alumni Association)

Holly KisselJona Burton

Love Your Melon

Logan Gilbert

Kim Beard

NAMI

(National Alliance on Mental Illness)

Liz Glantz

Rene Drumm

National Society of Collegiate Scholars

Arizona Gregory Marlene Naquin or Susan Mullican
Phi Alpha Theta Honor Society (History)  Alejandro Gomez del moral

Psi Chi Honor Society (Psychology) 

Dominique LynnKenji Noguchi

PLANT

(People Learning About the Need for THC)

Colby McClainDavid Holt

Sigma Mu

(Science & Mathematics)

Jeremy Hughes

Scott Geyer

Marlene Naquin
Sigma Tau Delta Honor Society (English) Megan WilkinsonDamon Franke
Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society (Nursing)   Cynthia
Chatham
Southern Connection
(Student Leadership Team)
 Christy Elias
The Spanish SocietyDylan TynerMary Ann Stewart
STEP UP Advisory CouncilBrenden DebrieTyler Edwards
Student Government Association

Zachary Stewart

Claire Yount

Christy Elias

Tom Lansford

Student Nurses Association

Pepper Ginder

Tabitha Junkert

Kelly Weaver

Social Work ClubNkoyeni OwensKaren Aderer
Student Veterans of America Lina PenneyMary Funk
Wesley FoundationDina AgeeTom Rishel
Janis Slade
Karen Shaw
Women's & Gender Studies
Student Organization
 
Mary ManerSusan Mullican