Academic

Accounting Club
Provides the opportunity for students to learn networking skills essential for accounting majors, to use their skills in a practical setting and strengthen their relationships with the business community.
BADM 270 – Business Leadership Seminar
Advisor: Amy Kass and Lexi Adolf

Agriculture Club
The primary purpose of the Agriculture Club is to develop agricultural leadership and promote agriculture on local, state, and national levels. The club stresses development of character, citizenship, and patriotism. It also attempts to coordinate a closer relationship between students and future employers. All Dickinson State students with a close tie to agriculture may join.
Advisor: Dr. Chip Poland

Art Club
The purpose of Art Club is to offer students experience in applied art activities (advertising design, illustration, sign painting, etc.). By participating in work-related experiences in the visual arts, students explore the relationship between art and commerce. Through involvement in projects for pay (and community service projects), the group earns income which allows the offering of either a low-cost cultural tour to a major city selected by the members or studio workshops conducted by professional artists. Other activities include speakers, discussions, and social events. Any student may join.
Advisor: Greg Walter

Business Club
The Business Club provides opportunities for students to develop mutually beneficial relationships with the business community. Speakers are invited to share their knowledge and experience with students. Business tours are arranged so that students may learn about the organizational structure and growth of entities that may offer potential employment opportunities.  BADM 270 – Business Leadership Seminar
Advisor: Amy Kass

History Society
An academic based student organization designed to promote the study and discussion of history to attain a healthy and balanced view of current day world events that shape our lives.
Advisor: Dr. Frank Varney

Psychology Club
An academic club focusing on the practical world of psychology, intellectual exchange on psychological topics as well as providing opportunities for social interaction with peers and faculty. Mental Hospital tours are arranged in addition to guest speakers on careers and topics in the psychological sciences.
Advisor: Dr. Wendy Wilson

Science Club
The purpose of this organization is to promote and generate interest in the many aspects of science. This organization is open to anyone enrolled in science at Dickinson State University.
Advisor: Dr. Joshua Steffan

Teacher Education Association
The DSU Student Education Association is for students preparing for a career in education. As members of this organization, students can begin their professional development by participating in activities that help develop professional networks and provide both resource materials and strategies that can be utilized now, and in the future. The Dickinson State University Student Education Association is affiliated with the National Education Association and the American Federation of Teachers through the North Dakota Educational Association. Through these affiliations, students who are NDEA members are able to access all the resources provided by these organizations.
Advisor: Dr. Renae Ekstrand

Cultural

International Club
The mission of the International Club at DSU is to promote intercultural knowledge and learning and creating a learning environment for all DSU students and community through educational programs designed to celebrate and promote cultural diversity. The club frequently holds cultural events on campus and visits culturally significant sites in the region, including Mt. Rushmore. All DSU students regardless of age, gender, color, nationality or religion are encouraged to be active members of the International Club.
Advisor: Perzen Polishwalla

Multicultural Committee
The Multicultural Committee consists DSU staff and faculty members who are dedicated to enriching students and the community with different cultural perspectives through diverse presentations and events such as Global Table, Global Classroom, Global Exploration, Global Gala, Global Art Show, Global Movie Night, and other sessions relevant to culture and diversity.
Advisor: Dr. Steven Doherty

Honorary & Professional

National Association of Music Education (NAfME)
The organization will provide educational, musical, social and professional experiences that put the student’s course of study in the real life situation, show students professional opportunities and career options in the field of music and help develop professional leadership skills.
Advisor: Dr. Brent Rogers

Nursing Students Association
Nursing Students Association is a campus-based pre-professional organization that prepares members for involvement in professional associations such as the American Nurses' Association and National League for Nursing. Membership is open to all individuals enrolled in or planning to enter the Dickinson State nursing programs.
Advisor: Teresa Bren & Analena Valdes

Performing Arts

Cheerleaders
The Cheerleaders are a group of students who promote school spirit and participation in intercollegiate athletics. This group cheers at all football and basketball contests. Try outs for this squad are conducted once each semester. Participants can receive academic, physical education credit for their involvement.
Advisor: Dr. Karen Hale Lewis & Stephanie Nile

Chorale
Dickinson State University Chorale is the principal vocal ensemble on campus. The group performs choral literature from Renaissance to contemporary. Participants are offered one hour of academic credit and meet four times per week. The Chorale performs in concert at least once each semester and takes frequent tours.
Advisor: Dr. Brent Rogers

Choral Union
The Choral Union is a large choral ensemble comprised of University students and interested community members from the region. Participation is open to any interested singer.
Advisor: Dr. Brent Rogers

Concert Band
This group meets three times per week to prepare music for concerts and tours. Requirements include the student's having performed in high school organizations and possessing a willingness to work with a great group of students. The individual need not be a music major or minor to participate in this group.
Advisor: Lorraine Fader

Jazz Band
Requirements for this group include the performance of an instrument used in jazz band: saxophone, trumpet, trombone, drum, bass, guitar, or piano. The individual need not be a music major or minor to participate in this group.
Advisor: Dr. Jeremy Wohletz

Pep Band
This instrumental group performs for home football and basketball games. It is made up of players from the concert band.
Advisor: Lorraine Fader

University Players
The club exists to promote the theatre arts within the University and community of southwest North Dakota. The Players also serve to encourage student participation in the theatre arts and enrich the existing DSU Theatre Department.
Advisor: Jarvis Jahner

Political

College Republicans
The goals of the College Republicans are to inform the University community of local, state and national issues as they pertain to the G.O.P. and to encourage student involvement in the Republican Party.
Advisor: Dr. Eric Grabowsky

League of Political Scientists 
The League of Political Scientists is non-partisan student group who helps facilitate discussion of political issues and engagement with the political process for the general DSU student body and Dickinson Community. DSU has hosted political forums and candidate visits and has also organized visits and tours of state, regional and national governmental institutions and also provides academic and social activities for those seeking degrees in Political Science.
Advisor: Dr. Steven Doherty

Religious

Campus Crusade for Christ (CRU)
A campus organization with national ties that celebrates the spiritual development of college and university students.
Advisor: Kim Thiel

Chi Alpha
An organization designed to promote the spiritual and social life of the young people of Dickinson State University by providing opportunities for worship, fellowship, and evangelism.
Advisor: Toby Stroh

Fellowship of Christian Athletes
Fellowship of Christian Athletes is a ministry that focuses on challenging student athletes and coaches of all sports, and all whom they influence, to receive Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord. Our relationships demonstrate commitment to Jesus Christ and His Word, through Integrity, Serving, Teamwork and Excellence.
Advisor: Tyler Doohen

Pacesetters
The Pacesetters' organization is intended to help interested students grow and develop as Christians through regular and meaningful study of the Bible. Also, the Pacesetters provide occasional opportunities for all interested students to interact and discuss main issues in Christian thought.
Advisor: Trent Myran

Social Service

Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE)
A team of students that designs and implements projects to meet unmet needs across the campus and community using the concepts of business, entrepreneurship, marketing, finance, and community involvement. SIFE projects require that students apply the principles of free enterprise while bringing about social good. BADM 270 – Business Leadership Seminar
Advisor: Amy Kass & Lexi Adolf

Student Social Work Organization (SSWO)
This is an organization open to all students interested in volunteering, developing leadership skills and participating in campus and community events.
Advisor: Laurie Karie

Special Interest Groups

Campus Activities Board

CAB provides an excellent opportunity for involvement and leadership through the programming of campus events. CAB sponsors game nights, coffee houses, movie nights, comedians, concerts, dances and many other fun events!
Advisor: Jennifer Withers

Collegiate Farm Bureau
Collegiate Farm Bureau aims to get students informed and involved in current issues affecting agriculture. Meetings alternate from recreational team building activities to discussion and guest speakers about current topics. Funding is provided to help students attend state and national Farm Bureau Conventions.
Advisor: Toby Stroh

Rodeo Club
The purposes of the club are to conduct wholesome activities in horsemanship for recreation and entertainment, to promote our western heritage through activities sponsored for the campus and community, and to support a competing team in National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association competition.
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Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE)
A male Greek fraternal organization that stresses brotherhood in both campus and community events. Focus areas are scholarship, character, leadership, teamwork, service and brotherhood. TKE works with university leaders to build a strong, reputable relationship for students and administration in the local community.
Advisor: Charles Howell

Non-Trads
Not all university students are between the ages of 18 and 21. NON-Trads was formed to offer a resource for a large percentage of the DSU student population who happen to be non-traditional students. This group meets the first and third Monday of every month at 6 p.m., Student Center 18, and discusses issues relevant to the needs of a diverse campus population.
Advisor: Marie Moe

Wellness Club
Wellness is a conscious and engaged effort to live in a state of physical, emotional and spiritual good health. The Dickinson State University Wellness Club allows students to learn about and apply the dimensions of life-long Wellness. Participation in the Wellness Club also provides the opportunity to serve the campus community by offering a variety of programs and classes focused on the dimensions of Wellness. The Wellness Club works with the Alcohol Awareness through the Arts Program, the Peer Educators Program and the Clothesline Project.
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Phi Alpha Theta
Phi Alpha Theta is the national history honors fraternity, open to both men and women. It sponsors regional and national conferences, and publishes a journal in which undergraduates can publish their research.
Advisor: Dr. Frank Varney

Phi Eta Sigma
For more information contact campus programming.
Advisor: Amy Kass

Range Club
Students with a desire to further their range education join the Range Club. Club members participate in the National Society for Range Management. Participation in this club helps students forge relationships for future job opportunities.
Advisor: Dr. Doug King

Phi Beta Lamda
Phi Beta Lambda is a student organization in which college students explore college and career opportunities by participating in academic business skills competitions, community service projects, fundraising activities, and networking events with business professionals at State and National Leadership Conferences. Phi Beta Lambda is the collegiate level of the FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America).
Advisor: Amy Kass

Sigma Beta Delta
Sigma Beta Delta is an international honor society for business, management, and administration that recognizes and rewards students with the top scholastic achievement within these areas. To be eligible for membership in Sigma Beta Delta, a business student must rank in the top 20 percent of the junior, senior or graduate class and be invited to membership by faculty officers.
Contact person: Amy Kass

Sigma Tau Delta
Sigma Tau Delta is an international English honor society. The organization provides opportunities for campus service, scholarships, conferences, and publications. Students need to apply for membership, but do not need to be English majors to join.
Advisor: Dr. Holly McBee

Student Ambassadors

Student Ambassadors provide services, programs and activities designed to foster a stronger relationship among students, the University, and the Alumni Association. Membership is by nomination from the faculty and administration, followed by an interview process.
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