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Student Activities

There are many ways to get involved and make your mark on Spalding’s campus!  Join one of the student organizations listed below or create your own.  If you’re interested in developing your own student organization contact Janelle Rae, Director of Student Leadership & Multicultural Services at 502.873.4479 or



Applied Behavior Analysis Organization

To support the academic and professional development of students in the graduate program in Applied Behavior Analysis.

Vacant (President) Contact Janelle Rae if you’re interested in this organization

Vacant (Advisor) Contact Janelle Rae if you’re interested in advising this organization

Kentucky Education Association Student Program 

KEASP provides pre-service teachers and others interested in education with professional development, service and leadership opportunities with p-12 schools.

Andrew Crocker (President)

Samantha Humphrey (Vice-President)

Karen Dunnagan (Advisor)

Natural Science Student Association

Maher Alia (President)

Jeremy White (Advisor)

Phi Alpha (National Honor Society)     

The purpose of Phi Alpha Honor Society is to provide a close bond among students of social work and promote humanitarian goals and ideals.

Erin Lamon (President)

Vacant (Advisor) Contact Kevin Borders if you’re interested in advising this organization

Pi Theta Epsilon (Beta Rho Chapter)

Pi Theta Epsilon is a specialized honor society for occupational therapy students and alumni, promoting research and scholarship.

Molly Miller (President)

Vacant – (Advisor) Contact Janelle Rae if you’re interested in advising this organization

Psi Chi  

Organized for the purposes of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in scholarship, and advancing the science of psychology.

Regina Majestro (President)

Dr. Nicholas Lim (Advisor)

Spalding University Nursing Students (SUNS)  

Provides programs on recent advances in health care and networking opportunities with other health care professionals.

Michelle Dean Smith (President)

Becky Gesler (Advisor)

Spalding University Occupational Therapy Association (SUSOTA)

Provides opportunities for professional development through networking, service, and fellowship. 

Laura Jones (President)

Susan Buchino (Advisor)

Spalding Social Workers Association (SSWA)

Promotes a heightened awareness of social issues and encourages the development of professional skills.

Devon Turley (MSW President)

Vacant (BSSW President) Contact Kevin Borders if you’re interested in this position.

Christina Manero Gaines (Vice President)

Kevin Borders (Interim Advisor)

Spalding University Sports Medicine Club

Provides a setting for students who are interested in becoming an Allied Health Care Professional in the field of Sports Medicine to develop increased student involvement outside of the classroom and to network with local Sports Medicine professionals.

Katrina Kuban (President)

Alma Mattocks (Advisor)


Campus Activities Board

Supports students in imagineering opportunities that promote learning and service to sustain an engaged and compassionate Spalding community.

JaTeziah Murphy & Christopher Muncy – (Presidents) &

Janelle Rae (Advisor)

Consent is Sexy

Encouraging promotion awareness of safe sex practice, discussion, sexual health and emotional well-being.

Vacant – (President) Contact Dr. Allison From if you’re interested in this organization.

Allison From (Advisor)

Egan Service Living

Members devote time to helping others less fortunate through our volunteer services. Limited positions, application only.

Audrey Cecil (Advisor)

Residence Hall Activities Council 

Providing comfortable living for student residents.

Rachel Hempel (Advisor)

Student Government Association

Collective body of student representatives from all organizations and advocates for all students’ needs and concerns.

Bryan Zingg (President)

Janelle Rae (Advisor)

Veteran Student Association

Support for the academic success of Veteran students and service to individuals for families in need.

John Penezic (President)

Vacant – (Advisor) Contact Janelle Rae if you’re interested in advising this organization


Adventure Club

Devoted to exploring recreational sports and adventure activities.   

Ashley Wasilewski (President)

Vacant  (Advisor) Contact Janelle Rae if you’re interested in advising this organization

Best Buddies

Establishment of one-to-one friendships between people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

Kristina Mucker (President)

Susan Nicholson (Advisor)

Joyful Praise Liturgical Dance Team

TaNaa Davis (President)

Taniera Paige (Vice-President)

Jennifer Anderson (Advisor)

Multi-Cultural Student Association

Promotes awareness of Multi-Cultural students and appreciation of diversity at Spalding.

Sabrina Shunnarah & Kyee Young  (Presidents) &

Dr. Chris Kolb  & Deonte Hollowell – (Advisors) &

 National Organization for Women (NOW)

To bring awareness to action issues of equity, safety and fairness towards women.

Zoe Leibowitz (President)

Sam Meyer (Advisor)

Sounds of Unity Inspirational Choir (SOU)

Uplifting Christian principles through song and service to the community.

Sean Hardy (President)

Vacant – (Advisor) Contact Janelle Rae if you’re interested in advising this organization

SU Gay Straight Alliance

Spalding’s Gay Straight Alliance exists to provide a safe and supportive environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer, questioning, and transgender youth and their straight allies.

Edward Taylor (President)

Katherine Walker-Payne & Rudy Clark (Advisors) &

 The Underground Artist Movement

Students from the Kentucky School of Art promote a creative and productive life through a higher education in the visual arts.

Kyle Sherrard (President)

Aaron Lubrick (Advisor) 

Young Black and Gifted

Mentoring program that assigns an established Spalding student to an incoming freshman to create community and support academic success.

Vacant (President) Contact Janelle Rae if you’re interested in this organization

Dr. Chris Kolb (Advisor)

Greek Letter Organizations

Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc. – Theta Lambda Chapter

Greek Letter Organization dedicated to the development and perpetuation of scholarship, leadership, citizenship, fidelity and brotherhood amongst men.

Trevin Bass (President)

H.A. Hasan Ph.D (Advisor)

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. – Tau Rho Chapter

Greek Letter Organization organized on the precepts of Scholarship, Service, Sisterly Love and Finer Womanhood.

DeShawn Burrell (Chapter Advisor)

Janelle Rae (Advisor)