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Student clubs and organizations

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Student clubs and organizations

Alpha Kappa Psi is the oldest and largest professional business fraternity in the nation, devoted to shaping its members into principled business leaders. Members have the opportunity to network with students and employers; to enhance interpersonal and leadership skills; and to organize and participate in social community events. Membership is open to pre-business and business students, as well as anyone with an interest in business or professional development.

President

Shayna Tyler
shayna.tyler@ku.edu

Representative

Andrew Moore
andrew.a.moore@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Colin McRoberts

Organization Email

kuakpsi@gmail.com

Organization Website

kansas.akpsi.org

The purpose of this organization is to bring students together who are interested in business analytics and information systems.

President

Michael Deer
michaeldeer@ku.edu

Representative

Jack Noha
noha.jackl@gmail.com

Beta Alpha Psi is an honor organization for financial information students and professionals. The Lambda Alpha Chapter draws strong support from faculty and professional firms and provides extra-curricular activities of interest to dedicated accounting students at the University of Kansas. The objective of Beta Alpha Psi is to encourage and give recognition to scholastic and professional excellence in the business information field. This includes:

  • promoting the study and practice of accounting, finance and information systems
  • providing opportunities for self-development, service and association among members and practicing professionals
  • and encouraging a sense of ethical, social and public responsibility

President

Jasmeet Kaur
jasmeetkh17@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Rachel A. Green

Organization Website

kubetaalphapsi.wordpress.com

Beta Gamma Sigma is the national scholastic honor society exclusively serving students enrolled in a business program at a school accredited by AACSB International. Invitations are reserved for the top 10% of each junior and senior class, as well as the top 20% of each graduate school class. Selection is based upon outstanding scholastic achievement.

President

Sydney Dahlgren
sydneydahlgren@ku.edu

Representative

Brittany Butler
brittanybutler@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Scott Whisenant

Organization Website

betagammasigma.org

The University of Kansas Blockchain Institute is an interdisciplinary organization established under the Information Telecommunications Technology Center to promote the implications and applications of blockchain technology across the professional fields of engineering, business development, and policy making.

President

Rhett Phillips
rhett.phillips@ku.edu

Our mission is to fulfill non-traditional business and pre-health professional students’ need for the skills, knowledge, and opportunities necessary to excel as future healthcare leaders. We discuss a wide variety of topics including insurance, healthcare technology, post-graduate opportunities, and more.

President

Andrew Bridges
andrewbridges@ku.edu

Representative

Shane DeMars
s317d228@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Dee Steinle

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President

Andrew Moore
andrew.a.moore@ku.edu

Representative

Paymon Behzadpour
pbehzadpour@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Lawrence D. Morriss, Jr.

Organization Email

kuconsultingclub@gmail.com

Organization Website

instagram.com/ku_consulting_club

Delta Sigma Pi (DSP) is a co-ed professional business fraternity. DSP develops members into better business men and women through a vast network of alumni in various career fields across the nation as well as professional, community service, fundraising, and social events. The fraternity is open to all business, pre-business, and economics students.

President

Alex Joos
dspiotapresident@gmail.com

Representative

Ethan Watson
watson.r.ethan@ku.edu

Representative

Katie Mans
katiemans10@gmail.com

Faculty Advisor

Jordan Yochim

Organization Email

dspiotapresident@gmail.com

Organization Website

ku.dsp.org

Through its wide range of speakers, projects, special events, and networking opportunities, the KU Entrepreneurship Club's goal is to encourage an entrepreneurial mindset (ability to recognize new venture opportunities, amass resources, & launch a new venture) for all KU students.

President

Nick Eilts
nick.eilts@ku.edu

Representative

Tanner Helton
tannerhelton@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Lisa J. Bergeron

Organization Website

eclubku.com

The Finance Club was established to increase and promote financial literacy and to explore contemporary events, issues, and opportunities in the field of finance. The organization frequently hosts guest speakers with experience in areas such as corporate finance, investments, banking, financial consulting, etc. Members of the club gain membership to the Financial Management Association, an organization dedicated to uniting academia and financial practitioners and to enhancing the quality of financial education. The club is open to all majors.

President

Dominick Mastrangeli
dom25mast@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Dieter Schrader

Organization Email

kufinanceclub@gmail.com

The Global Business Initiative (GBI) is a new student organization within KU's School of Business that strives to connect and engage International and American students. Our goal is to increase global competence and develop relationships through peer-to-peer partnerships and events. These events will include guest speakers, International Business faculty, and global employers.

Faculty Advisor

Mattie Stevens

Organization Email

KUgbinitiative@gmail.com

The Human Resource Management (HRM) Club at the University of Kansas is aimed toward getting students into the world of Human Resources. We are doing this by establishing contact between potential employers and students, developing students professionally and personally, and forming a sense of community within the club. In addition to monthly meetings, we host numerous events every semester including site visits, networking opportunities for students, as well as attending Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) events in the surrounding areas. All majors within and outside the School of Business are welcome.

President

Grace Aaronson
graceaaronson12@ku.edu

Representative

Josh Roehrman
joshroehrman@gmail.com

Representative

Tanna Carson
Tannacarson@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Ken Ward

The Insurance Club is driven to enhance the future careers of current students eager to join the insurance industry. The club focuses on professional development, individual learning, and employment opportunities while emphasizing teamwork and professionalism. Members are provided various educational and networking opportunities with insurance professionals.

President

Peyton Hamrick
phamrick222@gmail.com

Representative

Sam Powell
samcpowell12@gmail.com

The KU Sales Club is composed of a group of driven students drawn to the complex and ever-changing world of professional selling. The club is new to campus, yet it is growing rapidly! Programming and events include:

  • Guest speakers
  • Career workshops
  • Company site visits
  • Networking events

The KU Sales Club is open to all undergraduate students at the University of Kansas, regardless of their major.

President

Brett Masters
bmasters5@ku.edu

Representative

Ann Growney
amgrowney@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Kristen Helling

The KU Women's Business Club (WBC) was established to help promote the advancement of women in business. The organization brings together students interested in business, although members may be from any major, and may be either male or female. The group offers guest speakers, community service and group activities. Membership in the WBC provides opportunities for personal growth, leadership, networking, education, and service.

President

Ann Growney
amgrowney@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Lisa J. Bergeron

Organization Email

wbc@ku.edu

The KU Marketing Club welcomes you to join the Club! The purpose of the Marketing Club is to increase students’ awareness as well as involvement in marketing. We are open to all undergraduates and majors of study at the University of Kansas. Our club cultivates leadership, teamwork, and an understanding of marketing knowledge. The KU Marketing Club provides a forum for members to develop professional skills and knowledge about marketing through focus groups, guest speakers, presentations, events and networking. The KU Marketing Club is a great opportunity to meet other marketing-oriented students and to explore marketing as a career path.

President

Bryce Beck
beckbryce@gmail.com

Faculty Advisor

Doug Clopton

Organization Email

jayhawkmarketingclub@gmail.com

Multicultural Business Scholars is a community of students and professors whose purpose is to help African-American, Hispanic-American, American Indian, and other students make a smooth transition to college. The program offers scholarships, provides mentoring, business meetings, and cultural events and meetings and provides support activities.

Faculty Advisor

Steven Johnson Jr.

Organization Website

msp.ku.edu/business

Net Impact is a student organization that brings business students and professionals together to network, learn and take action on socially-responsible business issues. A primary goal of the organization is to inspire members to use their business skills for positive social impact. In order to do this, our chapter is seeking to learn from local professionals working in the field of ethics and/or corporate social responsibility. The KU chapter is one of over 120 Net Impact chapters that operate at universities worldwide.

President

Reed Williams
ku.ug@netimpact.org

Representative

Garrison Niemann
garrisonniemann@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Douglas R. May

Organization Website

netimpact.org

The Rock Chalk Investment Club is focused on expanding students' knowledge of different groups investors and different types of investments. The goal of the club is for students to learn strategies and techniques that will help beat the market. The club is fun, interactive, and includes a competitive online investment simulator. Overall, the club is a fun and social way to learn more about investing.

President

Rishab Bhat
r584b301@ku.edu

Representative

Aidan Trent
aidanltrent@gmail.com

Faculty Advisor

Felix Meschke

The School of Business SCM Club is a group open to all students interested in the pioneering field of Supply Chain Management, as well as those interested in knowing more about it. Our mission is to complement the SCM major by promoting a better understanding of the field among students through guest speakers, education about the varying and changing aspects of the field, facility tours and insights into how SCM is applied in various businesses. In addition, the SCM Club functions as a point of contact between the students, professional organizations and employers in the Supply Chain Management field.

Presidents

Keonna Glenn and Liz Landry
keonnaglenn@ku.edu and lizlandry@ku.edu

Representative

Liz Landry
lizlandry@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Thomas E. Patton

Organization Email

scm.kansas@gmail.com

Organization Website

kusupplychain.com

Synergy is an organization composed of Business and Engineering students seeking to promote more collaboration between the two professional schools. Our primary goal is to enhance Business students’ technical and industry knowledge and to provide Engineering students with the soft-skills needed for any business environment. Through professional and social events, Synergy brings a truly unique experience to its members by serving as the only student organization that connects Business and Engineering at KU.

President

Chloe Schade
cgschade98@gmail.com

Representative

Danielle Kunz
d_angeline@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Ken Ward

Organization Email

kusynergy@gmail.com

The Undergraduate Business Council (UBC) is a dynamic student government organization which fosters a more complete co-curricular experience within the School of Business to improve student life. We support recognized clubs and organize community-building social traditions and initiatives. We strive to foster a culture in which every single student feels at home in Capitol Federal Hall: included, supported, heard.

Connect with the UBC on FacebookTwitter and email or visit the Kansas UBC website.

President

Sam Rinke
SamRinke@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Kelvie Crabb

Organization Email

exec@kansasbusinesscouncil.com

Organization Website

kansasbusinesscouncil.com

The Women in Finance Program invites undergraduate students of all majors to join us in exploring careers within the finance industries. Through regular group events, speakers, and expert panels, women are exposed to prospects within wealth and asset Management fields, investment banking, and corporate finance. Surrounded by a community of like-minded women, each member is provided with the opportunity to grow their network with other female Finance students and successful women currently partaking in these industries, all in an effort to align the goals and interests of the students with the experience and direction of the female leaders in Finance.

President

Julia Doyle
juliadoyle@ku.edu

Faculty Advisor

Claire Rosenfeld

Organization Email

KUWomenInFinanceProgram@gmail.com


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