Clubs and Organizations
Undergraduate Biology Club
Provides undergraduate biology majors with volunteer and research opportunities and increases social activities and networking amongst students and staff.
Advisor: Dr. Hope Johnson, firstname.lastname@example.org, (657) 278-4529
Biology Graduate Student Club
Offers opportunities for association and interaction between students, faculty, and the administration of CSUF. The benefits that may be derived from membership, in addition to the above interactions, are availability of the funding through the NSM-ICC for presenting scientific work at conferences.
Advisor: Dr. Nikolaos Nikolaidis, email@example.com, (657) 278-4526
Chemistry and Biochemistry Club
Provides members with information pertaining to opportunities and careers within the fields of Chemistry and Biochemistry, while facilitating association and interaction between the students and the faculty of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Furthermore, this organization assists in familiarizing students with opportunities within the Department, as well as a sense of community outreach which promotes a positive perception of scientific education.
Advisor: Dr. Harold Rogers, firstname.lastname@example.org, (657) 278-2471
Unites geology majors and others by providing related information and volunteer activities on and off campus. There is promotion throughout the semester of the Earth Sciences with planned field trips, speakers, and announcements of professional geological meetings.
Advisor: Dr. Nicole Bonuso, email@example.com, (657) 278-8451
Promotes involvement for students and faculty in the mathematical community. The club encourages students to start joint research projects with faculty and attend conferences nationwide for observation and/or presentation. Its activities bring together all levels of math majors in one setting, such that new students can be involved. Most Math Club members continue their education as a graduate student.
Advisor: Dr. Scott Annin, firstname.lastname@example.org, (657) 278-7678
Provides opportunities for associations and interaction of upper and lower division students. The club organizes lectures from guest speakers as well as several events a year. All CSUF students are welcome.
Advisor: Dr. Ionel Tifrea, email@example.com, (657) 278-2769
SMART Girls Support Group
Functions to increase mentoring and advisement at the undergraduate level. This entails monthly meetings with students to introduce them to each other, establish collaborative study sessions, and provide consistent access to advisors. Focus of meetings will include learning how to be successful in math courses, strengthening content knowledge, relating undergraduate courses to successful high school teaching, connecting to tutoring in schools, and networking.
Advisor: Dr. Margaret Kidd, firstname.lastname@example.org, (657) 278-2547
Student Chapter of the California Science Teachers Association
Provides opportunities for future teachers of science to: 1) Promote and support aspects of effective science teaching, including new technologies and instructional strategies, 2) Encourage the natural curiosity of learners at all levels, 3) Increase scientific literacy and the application of science to everyday life, 4) Assume a leadership role in advocating for science education and creating an understanding of the value of science.
Advisor: Dr. Megan Tommerup, email@example.com, (657) 278-5283
Student Health Professions Association
Informs students about the opportunities available in the various health professions. Furthermore, the club provides volunteer opportunities for students to get involved in the community, campus life, American Red Cross blood drives, and work closely with the Health Professions Advising office which is dedicated to assisting students in getting admitted to health profession graduate schools.
Advisor: Dr. Christina Goode, firstname.lastname@example.org, (657) 278-7105
Student Science Alliance
Encourages learning in science through student tutoring, mentoring, networking and organized group study.
Advisor: Dr. Michael Dubuque, email@example.com, (657) 278-3366
NSM Inter-Club Council
Provides opportunities for association and interaction between the students in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, the faculty, and administration of the College, and provides additional opportunities to those students by pooling the resources of the various organizations from academic subunits of the college. NSM-ICC aliquots funds to students to travel for various conferences so that they can expand their professional network.
Advisor: Amy Mattern, firstname.lastname@example.org, (657) 278-4158