List of Student Organizations
The purpose of student organizations at Willamette University is to provide opportunities for the enhancement of academic, cultural, social and recreational aspects of student life through participation in group programs and activities. Every Willamette student has the opportunity to become involved in campus organizations!
Student organizations fall into one of ten categories. To browse student organizations, select a category below.
AFRICAN STUDIES CLUB
Contact Erin McGrew
The African Studies club aims to create a better understanding of the vastness, diversity, and complexity of the continent of Africa and it's countries through activities and events that engage Willamette's students and help our community grow.
ANIMAL CARE CLUB
Contact Jessica Outhet
The purpose of the Animal Care club is to further the knowledge of the veterinary medicine profession, promote preparation for vet-school applications, provide support to potential applicants, and organize volunteer activities within the community pertaining to the field.
Contact Michelle Atherton
The Archaeology Club aims to engage students in extracurricular archaeological activities, projects and events. We hope to give students more hands-on learning opportunities.
Contact Clara Tibbetts
The purpose of the Chemistry Club is to engage the Willamette community in chemistry-related activities both on campus and around Salem. The club provides teaching experience, along with training in lab safety techniques, for members who perform science demonstrations at local elementary and middle schools. The Chemistry Club also provides opportunities to learn about possible careers in chemistry. Science and humanities majors alike are welcome.
EXERCISE SCIENCE CLUB
Contact Luke Falcone
The Exercise Science club is designed to provide exercise students opportunities to explore different careers in the field and participate in curriculum-related field trips.
Contact Shawn Wong
Finance Club is dedicated to providing its student body with information about all different fields of finance. More specifically, FC members will learn about financial markets, investment portfolio strategies as well as graduate school options and internship/career opportunities in all sectors of finance and business. Finally, members will hear from guest speakers (industry professionals) about topics related to finance.
Contact Lindsay Straube
The German Club will provide a community setting for students of German and those with an interest in the German language and culture to broaden their learning through activities, informative gatherings, traditional festivals, and group excursions related to the subject of German.
Contact Breanne Zelenak
The purpose of the Willamette. University Math Club (WUMC) is to provide an environment in which members can explore extracurricular mathematics.
Contact Michelle Atherton
The purpose of this organization is to increase awareness and student involvement with the Hallie Ford Museum of Art and provide a variety of activities related to the museum.
Contact Courtney Irons
The Philomathean Society sponsors a series of public debates and other such opportunities for intellectual enlightenment of the Willamette University community and the Salem community at large.
Contact Anastasia Ruvimova
The purpose of the Russian Club is to promote awareness and a greater appreciation of the Russian culture and also to provide an opportunity for students of the Russian Department to associate and socialize.
Contact Patrick Reynolds
The purpose of Sustainable Forestry Club is to engage Willamette students in forestry education opportunities and applied forest management activities at Willamette's Zena Forest. Additional hands-on excursions will take us outside the Willamette bubble, to greater understand the silviculture practices in the Willamette Valley. The goal is to give students who are interested in forestry an avenue to explore their interest and gain field based skills by visiting and working in Willamette Valley forests.