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    Honoraries

    Alpha Epsilon Delta
    Pre-Health Honor Society
    President: Abhishek Purohit
    Advisor: Sue Buckingham
    Contact:  anpuroh1@bsc.edu

    Alpha Lambda Delta
    Academic Honors Society
    Advisor: Katie Kauffman 
    Contact: kskauffm@bsc.edu

    Alpha Psi Omega
    Theater Honor Society
    President: Kiona Reese
    Advisor: Michael Flowers
    Contact:  mflowers@bsc.edu

    Beta Beta Beta
    Biological Honors Society
    President: McKenzie Davies
    Advisor: Jason Heaton
    Contact: mndavies@bsc.edu

    Kappa Delta Epsilon
    Professional Education Society
    Advisor: Kelly Russell
    Contact: krussell@bsc.edu

    Kappa Mu Epsilon
    Math Honors Society
    President: Sam Crowder
    Advisor: Maria Stadnik
    Contact: mstadnik@bsc.edu

    Mortar Board
    Scholarship, Leadership, and Service Honors Society
    President: Bhakti Desai
    Advisor: Susan Hagen
    Contact: shagen@bsc.edu

    Omicron Delta Kappa
    Leadership Honor Society
    President: Bhakti Desai
    Advisor: Rick Lester
    Contact: rlester@bsc.edu

    Order of Omega
    President: Sean McCarthy
    Advisor: Kyle Lo Porto
    Contact: kloporto@bsc.edu

    Phi Alpha Theta
    History Honors Society
    Advisor: Randy Law and Victoria Ott
    Contact: rlaw@bsc.edu

    Phi Beta Kappa
    Scholarship in Liberal Arts
    Advisor: Mark Rupright
    Contact: mruprigh@bsc.edu or phibetak@bsc.edu

    Psi Chi
    Psychology Honors Society
    President: TBD
    Advisor: Greta Valenti and Joe Chandler
    Contact: gvalenti@bsc.edu

    Sigma Beta Delta
    Business Honors Society
    Advisor: Rick Lester
    Contact: rlester@bsc.edu

    Sigma Tau Delta
    English Honors Society
    President: TBD
    Advisor: Tynes Cowan
    Contact: tcowan@bsc.edu

    Society of Physics Students
    President: TBD
    Advisor: Tyler Dart
    Contact: tdart@bsc.edu

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    Interest Groups

    The Hilltop Hosts
    Mission: Offer prospective students an authentic and personal experience on the BSC campus
    Advisor: Camerin White
    Contact:cjwhite@bsc.edu

    Honor Council
    Mission: Maintain academic integrity of entire BSC community
    President: Braxton Pitts
    Advisor: Ben Newhouse
    Contact: bspitts@bsc.edu 

    Interfaith Alliance
    President: Carly Russell
    Advisor: Erica Brown
    Contact:  cdrussel@bsc.edu

    International Student Association
    Mission: To be a voice on campus for International Students
    President: Charlotte Schorle
    Advisor: Caroline McLean
    Contact: cemclean@bsc.edu

    Love Asia
    Mission: To provide a communication and activities platform for anyone who are interested in Asia. To refresh people's perspective about Asia.
    President: Tracey Vu
    Advisor: Erica Brown
    Contact: ttvu@bsc.edu

    Math Club
    Mission: To promote and support interest in mathematics
    President: Sam Crowder
    Advisor: Maria Stadnik
    Contact: mstadnik@bsc.edu

    Martial Arts Club
    Mission: Provide open setting for BSC community to work out and practice the martial arts
    President: Sabita Devabhaktuni
    Advisor: Andy Gannon
    Contact: ssdevabh@bsc.edu

    Middle –Eastern Central Asia Alliance (MECAA)
    Purpose: To Promote an understanding and awareness of Middle-Eastern and Central Asia cultures
    President: Austin Culver
    Advisor: Dr. Schedler
    Contact:  dschedle@bsc.edu

    Muslim Students Association
    Mission: to provide a means for Muslims, and those who are interested in Islam at Birmingham-Southern College, to participate and engage each other in accordance to Islamic teachings.
    President: Dunya Habash
    Advisor: Amy Cottrill
    Contact: dhabash@bsc.edu

    One-A-Chord Gospel Choir
    President: Caron Byrd
    Advisor: Erica Brown
    Contact: ebrown@bsc.edu

    Phi Alpha Delta
    Pre-Law Society
    President: Caron Byrd
    Advisor: Mary-Kate Lizotte
    Contact: ccbyrd@bsc.edu

    The Philosophy Club  
    President: Max Menaker
    Advisor: Bill Myers
    Contact: bmyers@bsc.edu

    Ping Pong & Billiard Club
    Mission: Promote the sport of Ping Pong and Billiards at BSC and bring together those that want to experience other cultures
    President: Saurav Bhandary
    Advisor: Mike Robinson
    Contact: mrobinson@bsc.edu

    Pre-Physical Therapy Society
    Mission: To provide guidance and community for students wishing to pursue a career in physical therapy
    President: Giselle Dy
    Advisor: Sue Buckingham
    Contact: gedy@bsc.edu

    Pre-Physician Assistant Club
    Mission: To provide information to about requirements and expectations of PA schools
    President: Shivani Patel
    Advisor: Sue Buckingham
    Contact: sgpatel@bsc.edu

    Quest II Student Programming Board
    Mission: Provide and coordinate entertainment for BSC community
    President: Stephanie Waldrep
    Advisor: Robby Prince
    Contact:  scwaldre@bsc.edu

    Relay for Life
    Mission: To partner with the American Cancer Society to fundraise money for cancer research and patient support through the American Cancer Society. All funds raised will go directly to The American Cancer Society.
    President: Kelsey Peake
    Advisor: Sara Robicheaux
    Contact: kepeake@bsc.edu

    Religious Life Leadership Team
    Mission: To reach out to the campus community through different areas (service, Bible studies, sports, etc.) and to work with the campus ministers to promote all Religious Life activities and campus ministries events to get students involved
    President: Josh Wild
    Advisor: Julie Holly
    Contact: jbholly@bsc.edu

    R.U.F.
    Mission: To glorify God by sharing the message of Jesus Christ with BSC community in word and in deed
    Advisor: Tom Franklin
    Contact: tfranklin@bsc.edu

    Skateboarding Team
    Mission: Learn about the fundamentals of skating
    President: Evan Piedrahita
    Advisor: TBD
    Contact: ewpiedra@bsc.edu

    'Southern Outdoor Club
    Mission: Provide interested student and faculty of BSC opportunities to boulder (climb 3-10 meters) through expeditions to Moss Rock Preserve boulder fields in Hoover along with surrounding boulder fields in AL, TN, NC, GA and AR
    President: William Rice
    Advisor: Pete Van Zandt
    Contact:  warice@bsc.edu

    'Southern Student Squad
    Mission: To promote environmentally sustainable transportation practices, as well as promoting a healthy lifestyle, while building community.
    President: Hadley Cavender
    Advisor: Ben Posey
    Contact:  hecavend@bsc.edu

    Spikeball Club
    Mission: To foster community and add an athletic outlet for students through friendly, fun, and organized competition playing Spikeball.
    President: David Goodloe
    Advisor: TBD
    Contact: drgoodlo@bsc.edu

    Student Center for the Public Trust
    Mission: To focus on educating and engaging future business leaders on ethics, accountability and integrity.
    President: Lindsey Farrell  
    Advisor: Dr. Mary Harrison 
    Contact: llfarell@bsc.edu

    Student Government Association (SGA)
    Mission: Plan student activities and administer regulations concerning student behavior and the Honor Code
    President: Denzel Okinedo
    Advisor: Robby Prince
    Contact: deokined@bsc.edu

    United Nations Advocates-BSC
    President: Ansley Tomlin
    Advisor: Anne Ledvina
    Contact: actomlin@bsc.edu

    Wesley Fellowship
    Mission: To encourage Christian fellowship through weekly dinners and discussions, as well as in everyday life and activities
    President: Maggie Ward
    Advisor: Julie Holly
    Contact: jbholly@bsc.edu

    Women in Leadership Development
    Mission: Campus-wide partnership devoted to advancing women’s leadership in all disciplines by providing networking opportunities, empowering women through training and education, communicating actively with our student body and community about issues that affect us, and working hands-on with women who need our help.
    Co-Presidents: Allison Justus and Jasmine Key  
    Advisor: TBD
    Contact: amjustus@bsc.edu or jckey@bsc.edu


    Allies
    Mission: : We aim to establish community among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning students and their straight allies. We also aim to raise campus awareness and understanding of LGBT issues by collaborating with BSC faculty, staff, and other campus/off-campus organizations.
    President: Mary Nix Roberson
    Advisor: Tim Smith
    Contact: mnrobers@bsc.edu

    Alpha Phi Alpha
    Mission: To participate as BSC members of the APA City Chapter
    President: Dreshun Buford
    Advisor: Ben Newhouse
    Contact: dmbuford@bsc.edu

    American Chemical Society
    Mission: To promote the understanding and learning of chemistry
    President: Maria Philip
    Advisor: Laura Stultz
    Contact: maphilip@bsc.edu

    Art Students League
    Mission: Provide opportunities and resources for President: Mackenzie Hagan
    Advisor: Pamela Venz
    Contact: mlhagan@bsc.edu

    Battle Brigade
    Mission: To unite the student body together to support both the Men's and Women's Basketball Teams and to cheer loudly and proudly at every home game.
    President: J.B. McCracken
    Advisor: Jack Taylor
    Contact: jbmccrac@bsc.edu

    Black Men's Union
    Mission: To promote a sense of brotherhood and help sustain the African American male population on campus
    President: Justin Woolfolk
    Advisor: Eli Phillips
    Contact: bmu@bsc.edu

    Black Women's Union
    Mission: To promote a sense of sisterhood and help sustain the African American female population on campus
    President: Charity Gray
    Advisor: CaMeisha Brown
    Contact: cmgray@bsc.edu

    Black Student Union
    Mission: Facilitate dialogue, promote education of African American culture and cross-cultural fellowship
    President: Hashim Walters
    Advisor: Erica Brown
    Contact: bsu@bsc.edu

    BSC Bass Fishing Team
    President: Garrett Whitworth
    Advisor: Jack Taylor
    Contact: grwhitwo@bsc.edu

    BSC Catholics
    Purpose: To provide a social and religious anchor for Catholics at Birmingham-Southern College
    President: Laura Oliveros
    Advisor: Jacqueline Leary-Warsaw
    Contact: lolivero@bsc.edu

    BSC Debate Society
    Mission: To promote the public speaking and argumentative skills of society members by participating in intercollegiate debate tournaments and to promote public discourse within our campus community.
    Co-Presidents: Nick  deCastro and Andrea Vancil
    Advisor: Joseph Stitt
    Contact: ncdecast@bsc.edu or alvancil@bsc.edu

    BSC Panther Cheerleading Squad
    Mission: To promote school spirit and BSC Athletics
    President: Liza Spencer
    Advisor: Kelly Christian
    Contact: kcordae@gmail.com

    BSC Run Club
    President: TBD
    Advisor: Andy Gannon
    Contact: agannon@bsc.edu

    BSC Soccer Club
    Mission: Learn the love for the game of soccer, teach others soccer, keep in shape, and play with Kyle LoPorto
    President: Addison Brown
    Advisor: Kyle LoPorto
    Contact: acbrown1@bsc.edu

    BSC Ultimate Frisbee 
    Purpose: To give students and staff members the opportunity to learn to play the game of ultimate frisbee and to compete with other teams
    Meetings: Fridays at 5pm; Intramural Fields
    President: T.O. Oliver
    Advisor: Scott Dorman
    Contact: mtolive1@bsc.edu

    Coalition for Human Dignity
    Mission: Promote, unite, support, and inspire the community of compassion in and around BSC
    President: Katie Berry
    Advisor: Kristin Harper
    Contact: chd@bsc.edu

    College Democrats
    Mission: Increase efficiency of popular government and foster the ideals of the Democratic Party
    President: Katie Berry and Jada Banner
    Advisor: Mary-Kate Lizotte
    Contact: mlizotte@bsc.edu

    College Republicans
    Mission: Effectively communicate principles of the Republican Party to BSC campus community and beyond
    President: Paige Holderfield
    Advisor: Bert Morrow
    Contact: peholder@bsc.edu

    Commuter Student Union
    Mission: Improve communication and initiate campus support for BSC commuter students
    President: Savannah Sims
    Advisor: Erica Brown
    Contact: commuters@bsc.edu

    Cross Cultural Committee
    Mission: To promote diversity and cultural awareness throughout the campus and community
    President: Meryem Tunagur
    Advisor: Erica Brown
    Contact: ebrown@bsc.edu

    EnACT
    Mission: Promote environmental awareness and partake in environmental advocacy
    President: Katie Berry
    Advisor: Francesca Gross
    Contact: EnAct@bsc.edu

    Fellowship of Christian Athletes
    Purpose: The mission of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes is "to present to athletes and coaches, and all whom they influence, the challenge and adventure of receiving Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord and serving Him in their relationships and in the fellowship of the church."
    President: Taylor Harkins & Ellie Niedermair
    Advisor: Kenneth Cox
    Contact: vtharkin@bsc.edu or ecnieder@bsc.edu

    Field Biology Club
    President: Ben Hunt
    Advisor: Peter Van Zandt
    Contact: bchunt@bsc.edu

    Film Club
    Mission: Foster student interest and involvement in filmmaking, both on campus and off.
    President: Adam Cordelle
    Advisor: David Resha
    Contact: dresha@bsc.edu

    Garden Club
    Purpose: To promote a sustainable lifestyle, specifically in health foods, and to create an opportunity for students to learn organic gardening practices
    President: Jada Banner
    Advisor: Francesca Gross
    Contact: bsccomgarden@bsc.edu

    Global Gatherers
    Co-Presidents: Saurav Bhandary and Katie Deloach
    Advisor: Anne Ledvina
    Contact: aledvina@bsc.edu

    Global Peace Exchange
    Mission: To engage, educate and empower students and communities to serve in projects around the world and to create a grassroots movement on campus and in the local community focusing on sustainable development initiatives.
    President: Saurav Bhandary
    Advisor: Kristin Harper
    Contact: sbhandar@bsc.edu

    Habitat for Humanity
    Mission: Help Habitat Birmingham in local builds and educate public about HfH goals and philosophies
    Advisor: Emily Thornton
    Contact: ethornto@bsc.edu

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    Publications

     

    Quad Literary Magazine
    Editor: Lillian West
    Advisor: John Tatter
    Contact: lhwest@bsc.edu

    Southern Academic Review
    Editor: McKenzie Davies
    Advisor: Susan Hagen
    Contact: shagen@bsc.edu

    Southern Accent Yearbook
    Editor: Anne Cetto
    Advisor: Angela White
    Contact: avcetto@bsc.edu

     


    Bagheera (Formerly The Hilltop News)
    Editor: Priyanka Patel
    Advisor: Glenny Brock
    Contact: pkpatel@bsc.edu

    Compass Journal
    Editor: Madison Bryant
    Advisor: Kent Andersen
    Contact: mebryant@bsc.edu

    Publications Board
    Chair: TBD
    Advisor: Robby Prince
    Contact: TBD

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    Service Groups


    President's Service Team (PST)
    Advisor: Katie Glenn
    Contact: kglenn@bsc.edu

    'Southern Ambassadors
    President: Aditi Prasad
    Advisor: Emily Tisdale
    Contact:eutisdal@bsc.edu

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    Greek Organizations


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