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Student Organizations

The following student opportunities are housed within NSU's Fischler College of Education and School of Criminal Justice.

Alpha Phi Sigma: Alpha Phi Sigma is an honor society established in 1942 that recognizes academic excellence in undergraduate and graduate students of criminal justice.

Graduate Student Government Association (SGA): The Graduate Student Government Association serves as the voice of the student body at NSU's Abraham S. Fischler College of Education and School of Criminal Justice (FCE&SCJ). Members represent the needs and interests of FCE&SCJ graduate students; coordinate the activities of the graduate student body with the school administration, faculty, and NSU SGA; and foster mutual understanding and cooperation with other student organizations to promote an environment of academic and personal growth for all students.
Executive board members are elected each year to oversee college policy support from students, budget allocation, fiscal planning, recognition of developing issues pertaining to students, student activity events and planning, and communication between faculty/staff and the student body.
To get more involved, contact faculty advisors:
Dr. David Ross:
Dr. Gina Peyton:

Kappa Delta Pi: Kappa Delta Pi (KDP), International Honor Society in Education, was founded in 1911 to foster excellence in education and promote fellowship among those dedicated to teaching. For over a century, the Society has consistently grown, starting with a local chapter to become the international organization it is today, with an initiated membership that exceeds 1.2 million! Using a variety of programs, services, and resources, KDP supports and advances educators throughout the phases and levels of their teaching careers.

Sociodrama Club: Sociodrama uses dramatic techniques to raise awareness on a social issue or "hot topic" that impacts society on some level. Sociodrama is a form of educational theater that utilizes audience interaction with the characters as they are immersed in a "scene". Topics can be, but are not limited to the inclusion of; domestic violence, dating relationship violence, alcohol use and abuse, partner violence, racism, sexism, homophobia, sexual assault, date rape, bullying, and the like.

Sociodrama has four major components: Reality and Issue Based, Improvisational, Dialogue Between Character and Audience, and has Educational, Behavioral, and Psychological Objectives. The purpose of the organization is to develop and conduct Sociodramas both to on campus audiences as well as off campus venues with the goal of raising awareness on social issues.

Tau Upsilon Alpha: Tau Upsilon Alpha is a program of the National Organization for Human Services (NOHS). The purposes of the Society are to honor academic excellence; to foster lifelong learning, leadership, and development; and to promote excellence in service to humanity.

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