Biology Student Organizations
There are a number of on-campus organizations (clubs) that students can join and become active in to enhance their science learning and out-reach. The various organizations have events scheduled throughout the school year for your indulgence. There are also a number of organizations that you may be interested in even though they are not currently represented at UNC.
Several biology organizations are active on campus. You can select the one you are interested in below.
- Beta Beta Beta, Phi Omicron Chapter: Established in 2004, Phi Omicron is part of the TriBeta National Biology Honors Society. Membership requires a GPA of 3.0 or higher and completion of first semester biology course work. Phi Omicron is also on Facebook, or you can contact them by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- PreHealth Professions Club: The mission is to help prepare and educate students about opportunities and careers in all health related professions.
- Biology Student Association: A general biology club open to all majors and minors. The club advisor is Dr. Lauryn Benedict. For more information on the club and how to join, contact Dr. Benedict at email@example.com or 970-351-3364.
- The Society of the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science
- The Minority Scientists Network
- The American Indian Science and Engineering Society
- The National Technical Association
- The Center for Human Enrichment and UNC Cultural Centers
- UNC student clubs and organizations website