Student Organizations

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Black Student Union

The mission of the Black Student Union is to support NMU students with a main focus toward African-American students by fostering a sense of community and support socially, academically and culturally. To promote diversity and cultural awareness through educational and entertaining programming; thereby opening an avenue for understanding, learning and appreciation for the black culture and heritage. BSU has won numerous awards through the years, including organization of the year and diversity project of the year.



Andre Stringer

Jeulani Gahiji

Advisor Rachel Harris
Meeting Tuesdays, 8pm LRC room 235A

OUTlook (gay/lesbian)

The mission of OUTlook is to serve as an organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning graduate, undergraduate and non-traditional students, who have banded together to promote a sense of community in a comfortable and secure atmosphere and attend to the social, emotional and political needs of the homosexual, bisexual, transgender and queer population.


President Katelyn Craghead 
Advisor Shirley Brozzo
Meetings 8:30 p.m. Tuesday's in room 234 of the LRC


Q & A

Q&A - Queers & Allies allows the queer and allied community of NMU to gather in a safe and welcoming environment. The group will offer social activities and a place for queers and allies to be able to openly express themselves in a relaxed and non-judgmental environment.


President Stefani Vargas Harlan
Vice President Betsy Lehman
Advisor Dr. Mary Pelton Cooper
Meetings Wednesdays 8:30 p.m. in the Brule Room of the University Center


Latino Student Union

The purpose of the Latino Student Union is to affirm the Latin culture and heritage within NMU while serving as a social group for all Latino students.  Our purpose is to encourage students to look at the issues beyond cultural differences and focus on the great and unique qualities that make Latino and non-Latino students at NMU as we work together for academic and social unity.



Julio Diaz

Manuel Rangel

Advisor Maria Arenillas
Meetings Tuesday, 5:30 pm in 321 LRC


Native American Student Association

The Native American Student Association promotes events related to Native American heritage and culture while serving as a supportive and interactive group for Native American students. All NMU students are welcome to join. NASA has hosted drum socials, the Native American Performers` Festival, the Ojibwe food taster, the annual "Learning to Walk Together" traditional Pow-Wow and co-sponsors Native American Heritage Month. NASA has also participated in community programs, such as Title VII Indian Education with the local public schools, Earth Day activities and has supported the Leonard Peltier Defense Committee. The Anishinaabe News is also a part of NASA. It is a Native American newspaper that provides readers with information about current events or issues that are related to Native American culture.



Kristina Misegan

Vice-President Andreaka Jump

Tina Moses
Grace Chaillier

Meetings 4:30pm. Wednesday's in room 1112 of Whitman


All Nations Club

The ALL NATIONS CLUB consists of international students attending NMU. There are about 110 students from 34 different countries. The club wants to create cultural understanding among the Marquette community by organizing the International Food Fest, giving presentations about different countries, and uniting students together to make them feel more comfortable in a different cultural environment. They are recipients of the 2004-2005 Program of the Year Award for the International Food Fest. Anyone is welcome to enjoy the club.


President Eric Heim
Advisor Dr. Weronika Kusek
Meetings Fridays, 5:00pm in 224 LRC


Women for Women


Sarah Eggleston
Reese Johnson


Liz Sommer

Justine Defever

Meetings 7:30pm every Wednesday in Payne/Halverson Basement


Muslim Student Associaton of NMU

The Muslim Student Association is a group on campus that focuses on the cultural and religious beliefs of Islam. The club's purpose is to encourage the community to look beyond cultural and religious differences and gain a better understanding of what the Islamic religion teaches and what Muslims truly follow.


Amer Mansoor

Co-President TJ Aiyash
Meetings Every Friday for prayer at 1pm in the Meditation/Prayer room in the UC.


Native American Language and Culture Club

The mission of the Native American Language and Culture Club is to keep the Native American Language and Culture alive by meeting outside of class time to work with one another to help learn, teach, and bring awareness to the NMU community.  The club welcomes anyone who is interested in furthering their studies in Native American Language and Culture.


President Sedona Geiter
Advisor Kenn Pitawanakwat