Brescia University offers a diverse number of organizations and clubs for students. Some are focused on leadership, while others simply join like minds together for fun and fellowship. Listed below are organizations recognized by the Student Government Association.
The purpose of SGA is to provide for a representative government; a voice for the concerns of the undergraduate, graduate, and BU Online students; a method to promote involvement in the campus community; a forum for the communication to the University’s faculty and administration, and to serve the best interest of the students and the University.
The SGA represents all students of Brescia University. It is the purpose of the SGA to be active in the life of the University, to explore and discuss issues within and outside of this learning community, to render service to the students of Brescia and to fulfill its role as the representative body and advocate on behalf of the students to the faculty and administration of Brescia. All students enrolled at Brescia constitute the membership of SGA. The Executive Branch includes the President, who serves as a Board member and appoints students to Board Committees, Vice President, the Parliamentarian, Secretary, Treasurer, Representative to the Administration, and the Historian.
The purpose of the Kentucky Delta Chapter of Alpha Chi National Honor Society is to recognize and promote outstanding scholarship and the character to use that scholarship for good.
The purpose of the Black Student Union is to promote awareness and unity within the minority and African American community to all Brescia University students.
The purpose of Brescia Bearcatettes is to promote school spirit and represent the pride and reputation of Brescia University at any designated athletic function and various school functions on or off campus events. For more information please contact the Bearcatettes advisor Sr. Rose Jean Powers at [email protected]
In partnership with the Owensboro-Daviess County Habitat for Humanity in efforts to provide simple, decent, affordable housing to people in need. Habitat for Humanity of Owensboro is a nonprofit organization building homes through volunteer labor and donations of money and materials.
The Brescia International Club provides cultural exchange and unity between international students and American students and develop deeper understanding of international concerns, while fostering education and awareness programs about global perspectives at the University and in the community.
The purpose of the Business Society is to promote and enhance the knowledge and skills needed to become a successful business professional. For more information please contact Business Society advisor at Donna Hankins at [email protected]
The Clay Club is an artistic club providing a creative outlet for students as well as a forum for members to participate in the recreational, educational, and philanthropic aspects of ceramics.
The purpose of Dear Grandparent is to create meaningful relationships with the seniors of the Owensboro community by having the Brescia community to outreach to those “grandparents” in need. For more information please contact Dear Grandparent advisor Keith Hudson at [email protected]
The purpose of Delta Epsilon Sigma is to recognize academic accomplishments, to foster scholarly activities, and to encourage a sense of intellectual community among its members.
The main focus of FCC is to provide a system of support, programming and a method of campus involvement for all new students of Brescia University.
The Ichabod Society works together to advance the values of reading, writing, and all matters intellectual on our campus.
The JCC provides support, programming and a method of campus involvement aimed at representing the interests of all third year students of Brescia University.
The purpose of the KEA is to provide opportunities for personal growth, professional development, understanding of the teaching profession, participation in cooperative work, and strive for higher standards of preparation. CEC – to improve the educational success of individuals with disabilities and/or gifts and talents. It is an international community of educators who are the voice and vision of special and gifted education. Its mission is to improve the quality of life for individuals with exceptionalities and their families through professional excellence and advocacy.
The purpose of the Men’s Volleyball Club is to provide an opportunity for competitive volleyball for male students while promoting the school name through successful operation of the club. For more information please contact the Men’s Volleyball Club Coach Jerry Forbes at [email protected]
Brescia chapter’s purpose is to promote awareness of speech language pathology and audiology as a profession and enrich the knowledge and understanding of both undergraduate and graduate students.
The purpose of the Political Science Club is to actively engage, inform, and further explore the interest of the study of political science and its subfields. For more information please contact the Political Science Club advisor Anna Kuthy at [email protected]
The purpose of the psychology club is to challenge, stimulate, and provide and environment that will promote growth among individuals interested in psychology and other related fields.
The social work club promotes community service and provides opportunities for discussion of important social concerns.
The purpose of the Sold Out Fellowship is to have a gathering of college students that are sold out to Christ and to the gospel of Christ. For more information please contact Sold Out Fellowship advisor Tom Pope at [email protected]
The purpose of SCC is to provide support, programming and a method of campus involvement aimed at representing the interests of all second year students of Brescia University.
The purpose of the Spanish Club is to encourage interest in the Spanish culture and language, as well as promote social opportunities to intertwine the two cultures.
SAPD is the main student programming board on campus, responsible for a wide array of entertainment and educational programming.
The purpose of Writer’s Group is to gather with members of the community to discuss the written word, both published and personal. For more information please contact Writer’s Group advisor David Bartholomy at [email protected]
The main focus of ZEST is to promote general student welfare, health, and protection from the living dead.