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Education & Applied Human Sciences 5 Student Organizations

Student Organizations

American Sign Language - Living Learning Community (LLC)

Living Learning Communities are groups of students with similar majors or interests living on the same floor or floors of a residence hall. This LLC is for students who are an ASL native signer, plan to be an ASLIE major/minor, or have a fluency with American Sign Language. Learn more on our Housing website.

American Sign Language Association (ASLA) at EKU

Seeks to increase understanding, respect, and equality of Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and Hard of Hearing people and celebrated American Sign Language by encouraging students of all levels to get involved and stay connected with the Deaf Community. Learn more about EKU’s American Sign Language Association.


Mentors Instructing Students towards Effective Role Models (MISTER) encourages more African-American males to dedicate their lives to becoming role-models in the field of education. Learn how to become a part of this program.

Council for Exceptional Children (SCEC) – EKU Chapter

The  Council for Exceptional Children is a professional association of educators dedicated to advancing the success of children with exceptionalities. Contact Dr. Mary Jo Krile to join.

Child and Family Studies Student Association (CDFSA)

For students in the Child and Family Studies Program, contact Dr. Rebecca Crawford.

Chi Sigma Iota: Counseling Academic and Professional Honor Society International - EKU Chapter

Chi Sigma Iota promotes scholarship, research, professionalism, leadership, advocacy, and excellence in counseling, and to recognize high attainment in the pursuit of academic and clinical excellence in the profession of counseling. For more information contact Charles Myers.

Education - Living Learning Community (LLC)

Living Learning Communities are groups of students with similar majors or interests living on the same floor or floors of a residence hall. This LLC is for education majors or students interested the education field. Learn more on our Housing website.

EKU DHH Ed Connect

This Facebook group is open to students in EKU’s Education of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing programs. Contact Michelle Gremp to join the Facebook group and stay informed about exciting professional development and social events.

Kappa Delta Pi - Honor Society in Education

Kappa Delta Pi is the International Honor Society in Education. The mission of this International Honor Society in Education is to foster excellence in education and promote fellowship among those dedicated to teaching. To be eligible, students must have a 3.0 GPA or higher and have completed 6 hours of education courses. Contact faculty sponsors Jamie-Marie Miller and Emily Zuccaro to join.

Kentucky Education Association - Aspiring Educators - EKU Chapter

Kentucky Education Association-Aspiring Educators is a professional association for college students preparing to enter the teaching profession. Contact faculty sponsors Dr. William Thornburgh or Dr. Jamie-Marie Miller to join.

National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NSSLHA) - EKU Chapter

The National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) is the only national student organization for pre-professionals studying communication sciences and disorders (CSD) recognized by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). For more information, contact Robyn Wahl.

Phi Upsilon Omicron (PHI U)

Phi Upsilon Omicron (PHI U) is a national honor society in the integrated field of family and consumer sciences. Students are elected to membership in recognition of their excellence in academic work, professional maturity, and responsibility, contact Dr. Erin Eliassen.

Student Dietetics Association (SDA)

College of Education and Applied Human Sciences

521 Lancaster Avenue
Bert Combs 420
Richmond, KY 40475
Phone: 859-622-1175

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