Student Life

Student Organizations

Below is a listing and description of all student organizations. If you see an organization that matches your interest, please reach out to the contact person to join. If you do not see an organization that matches your interest, you are welcome to start your own! Please email Tammy Smith or Kidron Stamper for assistance. For all current student organization members who are working to plan events, please see the Resources and Forms page for related resources.

ALIVE
Alive is a multicultural young adult christian ministry that will encourage students to seek an authentic relationship with Jesus Christ. For more information, please contact Cheryl Logan at logan.2650@osu.edu or 419-545-9227.

AWAKENING
This group of students from all denominations aims to create a community of believers that reaches out to the Mansfield Community as a whole. Through Bible study, prayer, fellowship and outreach, the group seeks to provide a place for students to be both encouraged and challenged on their journey toward a closer relationship with Jesus. For more information, please contact Tom Prendergast at tprendergast@ncstatecollege.edu or 419-755-4712.

BEST BUDDIES
Best Buddies is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment, and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). For more information, please contact Michelle McGregor at mcgregor.40@osu.edu or 419-755-4304.

CAMPUS ACTIVITIES BOARD (CAB)
Do you enjoy planning events for others to enjoy? If so, the Campus Activities Board (CAB) is for you. Develop and plan campus events, develop leadership skills, and make friends. Some examples of what CAB plans include the annual Halloween Party; monthly special CAB events featuring comedians, musicians, illusionists and more; family programming; black light dance parties, and April Craze, a celebration held in April featuring numerous activities and special events. For more information, please contact Tammy Smith at smith.173@osu.edu or stamper.96@osu.edu.

CLUB ED
Club Ed brings together all levels of future educators in order to create an organization that will serve the community, mentor incoming students, and build relationships that will help members realize their common goal of helping children. For more information, please contact Cheryl Logan at logan.265@osu.edu or 419-755-4378.

CLUB RAD
Club Rad exists to promote teamwork, leadership skills, and student engagement by supporting activities for participation and involvement with the radiology program. For more information, please contact Dorie Ford at dford@ncstatecollege.edu or 419-755-4886.

COLLEGE DEMOCRATS
The College Democrats at The Ohio State University at Mansfield and North Central State College educate and organize students to play a helpful, principled role in the movement for social justice. We seek social change which extends democracy into all aspects of life: social, political, and economic. To join the College Democrats, please contact Andrew Kinney at kinney.64@osu.edu or 419-755-4153 or Heather Tanner at tanner.87@osu.edu or 419-755-4368.

COLLEGE REPUBLICANS
The mission of the College Republicans at Ohio State Mansfield and NC State College is to promote the involvement and education of students and the general public in the political process by organizing issues-oriented and candidate-oriented events. For more information, please contact Sid Hall at hall.20@osu.edu or 419-756-4081, or Tammy Smith at smith.173@osu.edu or 419-755-4312.

DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS CLUB
The purpose of this organization is to provide the many students who want to escape to a fantasy world the opportunity to do so with the tabletop game, Dungeons & Dragons. For more information, please contact Ozeas Costa at costa.47@osu.edu or 419-755-4128.

FOSSIL FANATICS
This organization brings together a diverse group of people that have shared appreciation for the beauty found in the Earth's geology. The group meets weekly to appreciate rocks, minerals, fossils, and other products of geological processes. In addition, the group will examine specimens that members bring to meetings and will discuss their significance. The group also plans visits to locations such as museums and areas with geological significance. For more information, please contact Ozeas Costa at costa.47@osu.edu or 419-755-4128.

MANSFIELD SOCIAL WORK STUDENT ASSOCIATION (MSWSA)
The purpose of this organization is to serve the students in the College of Social Work and others interested in the social work profession. For more information, please contact Mary Jo Hawk at hawk.27@osu.edu or call 419-755-4262.

NATIONAL CYBERSECURITY STUDENT ASSOCIATION (NCSA)
The mission of NCSA is to cultivate a national community that supports students in their cybersecurity endeavors through extracurricular activities, career opportunities, mentoring, and keeping them at the forefront of cybersecuirty trends. For more information, please contact Mohamed Ghonimy at mghonimy@ncstatecollege.edu.

NATIONAL SOCIETY OF LEADERSHIP AND SUCCESS / SIGMA ALPHA PI
The Society is an organization that helps people discover and achieve their goals. The Society offers life-changing lectures from the nation's leading presenters and a community where like-minded, success-oriented individuals come together and help one another succeed. The Society also serves as a powerful force of good in the greater community by encouraging and organizing action to better the world. For more information, please contact Pam Schopieray at schopieray.4@osu.edu or 419-755-4234, or Barb Keener at bkeener@ncstatecollege.edu or 419-755-4539.

NATIONAL STUDENT NURSE ASSOCIATION
The NSNA brings together and mentors students preparing for initial licensure as registered nurses, as well as those enrolled in baccalaureate completion programs. The association conveys standards and ethics of the nursing practice and develops nursing students who are prepared to lead the profession in the future. For more information, please contact Vicki Rose at vrose@ncstatecollege.edu or 419-755-4855.

OUTLOUD
OutLoud provides an anonymous, healthy, and safe place for the students of Ohio State Mansfield and NC State who are discovering the sexual orientation to develop an understanding network of support; to educate the Mansfield community on GLBTQ issues, culture and history through various programs and efforts; and to provide a place for GLBTQ students and others to meet, gain information, and socialize through specialized programs and resources. For more information, please contact Tony Baer at baer.128@osu.edu.

PHI THETA KAPPA
The purpose of the Beta Theta Eta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at North Central State College shall be the promotion of scholarship, the development of leadership and service and the cultivation of fellowship among qualified students of this college. For more information, please contact Barb Keener at bkeener@ncstatecollege.edu or 419-755-4539.

PING PONG CLUB
The Ping Pong Club's mission is to create a fun, casual, and competitive environment that encourages players of all ability levels to enjoy ping pong, learn the fundamental skills of the game, hone their skills, and use ping pong as a platform for making a difference in the community. Members meet for play from 12:30-1:25 p.m. and at other designated times. Yearly tournaments are held and proceeds are donated to worthy social causes. For more information, please contract Allyson Miller at miller.8117@osu.edu.

PSI BETA HONOR SOCIETY
Psi Beta's mission is to encourage professional development and psychological literacy of all students at two-year colleges through the promotion and recognition of excellence in scholarship, leadership, research, and community service. For more information, please contact Laura Jordan-Brown at ljordan-brown@ncstatecollege.edu.

PSI CHI (INTERNATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY IN PSYCHOLOGY)
Psi Chi promotes awareness and fellowship among students interested in the various fields of psychology, encourages interaction between students and faculty, provides students with opportunities to meet, network, attend seminars, and gain hands-on experience in the field. For more information, please contact Phil Mazzocco at mazzocco.6@osu.edu or 419-755-4352.

SOCIOLOGY CLUB/UNITED WAY CHAPTER )
The mission of this club is to take students and partner them with United Way in order to come together and work on various projects to better the community. For more information, please contact Michelle Kowalski at kowalski.69@osu.edu or 419-989-0360.

STUDENT OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSOCIATION
The mission of this student organization is to promote the knowledge of the profession of occupational therapy through professional, educational community, and social activities. The organization will facilitate opportunities for teamwork and personal growth among students, as well as provide meaningful, productive interaction with faculty. For more information, please contact Cindy Cornell at ccornell@ncstatecollege.edu or 419-755-9006.

STUDENT VETERANS CLUB
The purpose of this organization is to provide military veterans and their families with the resources and support necessary to achieve their academic goals and gain meaningful employment. For more information, please contact Jennifer Racer at racer.5@osu.edu or call 419-755-4040.

THEATRE CLUB
The Mansfield Campus Theatre Club supports the arts on campus and in the Mansfield Community. For more information, please contact Joe Fahey at fahey.9@osu.edu or 419-755-4276.

THE LINK
THE LINK promotes awareness and appreciation for multiple cultures and ethnic groups within our campus community. For more information, please contact the Coordinator of Diversity and Inclusion Tiffany Mitchell mitchell.1976@osu.edu or call 419-755-4063.