Akron Council of Education Students (ACES)
ACES is a student organization dedicated to enhancing communications between education students by promoting fellowship and supplement professional training through extra and co-curricular activities related to education.
Association of Honors Educators (AHE)
AHE is a service, professional, and social organization created by and for pre-service teachers in the Honors College. It provides its members with opportunities to network with each other as well as with other education professionals through a variety of events and service projects.
Adviser: Dr. Ruth Oswald
Campus Phone: (330) 972-5483
Chi Sigma Iota - Alpha Upsilon
Chi Sigma Iota promotes scholarship, research, professionalism, and excellence in counseling and recognize high attainment in the pursuit of academic and clinical excellence in the field of counseling. | Website: http://www.uakron.edu/education/academic-programs/counseling/chi-sigma-iota.dot
Adviser: Dr. Robert Schwartz
Campus Phone: (330) 972-8155
Counseling Psychology Graduate Student Organization
Promotes scholarly development in the practice of counseling psychology, facilitates networking among students and faculty, and promotes participation in research, professional workshops, and conventions in counseling psychology. | Website: http://www3.uakron.edu/cpgso/
Co-Advisers: Dr. James Werth, Jr. (Psychology)
Campus Phone: (330) 972-2505
E-Docs brings together doctoral students, doctoral alumni, and faculty to engage in social and academic interactions beyond the walls of the classroom, in the hope that such interactions will create collegial friendships and opportunities to learn and grow from each other. | Website: http://www.uakron.edu/sg/edocs
Exercise Science Club
Gives students the opportunity to promote professional activity and networking in the Sport and Exercise Science field through participation in conferences, clinics and club activities.
Adviser: Dr. Ronald Otterstetter
Campus Phone: (330) 972-7738
Living-Learning Community: Athletic Training
The new Athletic Training Community enables students to incorporate the Athletic Training Education Program mission and goals into the living environment. This community provides students with additional opportunities for faculty and allied health professional interactions via presentations and arranged activities.
Adviser: Mrs. Stacey Buser
Campus Phone: (330) 972-7475
Pi Lambda Theta, Beta Lambda Chapter
Pi Lambda Theta is an honor society and professional association in Education. Its purpose is to recognize persons of superior scholastic achievement and high potential for professional leadership. As a professional association, its purpose is to stimulate independent-thinking educators who can ask critical questions to improve educational decision making. | Website: http://www.uakron.edu/colleges/educ/COE/pilambdatheta.php
Society for the Advancement of Marriage & Family Counseling/Therapy
This society encourages and promotes academic achievement, research, mentorship, professional development, advocacy, networking, and service to the profession of marriage and family counseling/therapy among graduate students, faculty, and others related to The University of Akron’s Marriage and Family Counseling/Therapy programs in the College of Education.
Adviser: Dr. Karin Jordan
Campus Phone: (330) 972-5515
Student Association for Graduates in Education (SAGE)
Group for graduate students in higher education administration who are interested in professional development, networking, and social events. | Website: http://www.uakron.edu/groups/sage/
Adviser: Dr. Sandy Coyner
Campus Phone: (330) 972-5822
Student Athletic Training Organization
The Student Athletic Training Organization (SATO) works to support and promote the Athletic Training profession and the Athletic Training Education Program (ATEP) here at The University of Akron. It allows networking between students and professionals who share the common interest or profession of athletic training. SATO provides opportunities for students to participate in extracurricular activities that relate to athletic training. | Website: https://orgsync.com/36248/chapter
Adviser: Mrs. Carrie Fister
Campus Phone: (330) 972-8499
Student Council for Exceptional Children
The purpose of this organization shall be to promote the welfare and education of exceptional children and youth through: promoting community awareness, affecting community values and programs, helping individuals, personal involvement, experiences that promote growth, and empathy within each member.
Adviser: Dr. Al Daviso
Campus Phone: (330) 972-5634
University Association for the Education of Young Children
The purpose of UAEYC is to enlighten, enrich and encourage participation of future professionals in the promotion of quality education and development of young children.
Adviser: Dr. Susan Witt
Campus Phone: (330) 972-7723
The Dean's Dozen are specially chosen College of Education students who serve as "student ambassadors" to the College. They are selected from both undergraduate and graduate levels and serve in a variety of ways.
For more information contact: Mrs. Jessica Petersen, Communications Officer, Dean's Office, (330) 972-6964