Academic Organizations

2023 American Marketing Students pose in dark suits with professor Thoene

American Marketing Association
Rio's American Marketing Association fosters scientific study and research in the field of marketing. Membership is open to students of any major who are interested in marketing. 
Advisor: Wesley Thoene 
President: Amarissa Kerns




Future Nurses Service Club
The purpose of the Future Nurses Service Club is to encourage, promote, and build a greater understanding of the field of nursing throughout the student body, university and community. URG Future Nurses Service Club will host meetings, student activities, and community service work. Membership is open to students who aspire to be admitted to or are already enrolled in a nursing program.
Advisor: Michelle Young 

Psychology Club
The mission of Psychology Club is to encourage, promote and build a greater understanding of the field of psychology throughout the student body, University and community. Psychology Club frequently hosts meetings, student activities, and community service work throughout the academic year. Membership is open to any students with an interest in psychology.
Advisor: Adam Herreid
President: Victoria Wilson 


Social Work Student Council
The purpose of the Social Work Student Council is to provide a stimulant to scholastic achievement, become actively involved in voluntary social work, be a voice to the wants and needs of social work majors and promote fellowship among social work students. 
Advisor: Paul Dovyak 
President: Brady Williams


University of Rio Grande Student Chapter of the Wildlife Society
The Wildlife Society is a professional organization of wildlife professionals and students interested in conservation. Our organization’s mission is to inspire, empower, and enable wildlife professionals to sustain wildlife populations and habitats through science-based management and conservation. The Wildlife Society enhances our members’ networking and learning opportunities, and professional career development, and provides numerous ways for them to get more involved in creating a better future for wildlife and their habitats. 
Advisor: Wayne Rossiter
President: Brady Saupe