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Department Organizations

Chemistry and Physics students in the labUST offers many departmental organizations spanning a variety of interests as listed below.  For more information, please contact the organizations or read more in the Course Catalog

Accounting Society
 
American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Unites chemistry students, provides intellectual stimulation and experience in preparing and presenting technical material for chemistry science audiences
  • Contact us at ustacs@stthom.edu
 
Association of Texas Professional Educators (ATPE)
  • Provides members with opportunities for personal and professional development in teaching as a profession
  • Imparts the history, ethics and programs of the organized teaching profession
  • Instills high standards of professional ethics
  • Contact us at atpe@stthom.edu
 
Bilingual Education Student Organization (BESO)
  • Shares information and resources among students and faculty interested in bilingual/bicultural education
  • Links the bilingual community to the School of Education
  • Contact us at rimbauh@stthom.edu
 
Cameron Business Society (CBS)
  • Enhances the academic, social and professional pursuits of those interested in business careers
  • Hosts speakers, annual chili cook-off and various events
  • Contact us at cbs@stthom.edu
 
Chi Rho
  • Discusses theological topics and career opportunities in the field of Catholic theology
  • Fosters Catholic tradition and heritage
  • Contact us at chirho@stthom.edu
 
French Club — Le Cercle Français
  • Promotes French cultural and intellectual activities
  • Provides academic and non-academic services
  • Contact us at frenchclub@stthom.edu
 
History Society
  • Increases awareness of history as a multidisciplinary field leading to a more thorough comprehension of contemporary problems
  • Contact us at histsoc@stthom.edu
 
International Studies Society (ISS)
  • Promotes greater awareness of international issues
  • Raises funds for internship and scholarship programs, provides awareness of international events, increases participation in student conferences and sponsors various activities
  • Contact us at iss@stthom.edu
 
Laurels
  • Publishes a student-produced literary magazine publishing student writers, illustrators and photographers work
  • Sponsored by the English department
  • Contact us at laurels.mag@gmail.com
 
Math Club
  • Promotes interest in math problems and projects for math majors
  • Contact us at mathust@stthom.edu
 
Model UN Club
  • Selects UST delegates to participate in Model UN competitions covering topics such as poverty, terrorism and global warming
  • Operates under the Center for International Studies
  • Contact us at ustmun@gmail.com
 
Pre-Health Professions Society
  • Creates a more competitive and informed support network for students interested in pre-health professions
  • Contact us at phps@stthom.edu
 
Psi Chi Club
  • Organizes all students interested in psychology topics
  • Provides lectures, talks by UST alumni in graduate programs, research presentations, community service and workshops on applying to graduate school as well as a senior banquet and induction reception
  • Contact us at psichi@stthom.edu
 
Irish Club
  • Promotes Irish culture and language including a St. Patrick’s Day celebration
  • Contact us at kellehe@stthom.edu
 
Spanish Club
  • Enlivens interest in Spanish language and Hispanic culture
  • Opens participation by all students regardless of major or level of ability
  • Contact us at coscioe@stthom.edu
 
Pi Sigma Alpha
  • Stimulates and facilitates communication and interaction for political science students with the UST and Houston communities
  • Contact us at ustpisigmaalpha@stthom.edu
 
Thoroughfare
 
Tri-Beta
  • Biological Honor Society
  • Promotes research, volunteering and support for Biology majors
  • Contact us at tribeta@stthom.edu