Student Organizations | Naveen Jindal School of Management

Student Organizations


JSOM Student Organizations provide help and assistant to undergraduate and graduate students in getting engaged in academic and curricular activities outside of the classroom. We encourage students to visit the organizations below and participate by becoming a member.

UT Dallas has over 300 other student organizations and clubs, some of which are sponsored by JSOM faculty. Please visit the UT Dallas student organization site for more information.

The primary objective of the club is to promote and support students wanting to pursue accounting analytics related careers. The club’s membership is open to anyone in UT Dallas.

Surya Janakiraman

Email
(972) 883-6370
JSOM 4.806

The Accounting Leadership Association is dedicated to the professional development of all JSOM accounting students. Through monthly speakers, service events, networking opportunities, leadership development and social events, ALA builds the experience and credentials of its members. Annual dues: $20. Membership is open to all UT Dallas students with an interest in the accounting profession.

Mary Guan

Email
(972) 883-5031
JSOM 4.421

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Lori Skillestad

Email
(972) 883-5851
JSOM 4.424



AIESEC, world’s largest youth-run organization, is an international nonprofit organization which provides young people with leadership development and international cross-cultural internship and volunteering experiences. AIESEC was formed in 1948 after WWII in Stockholm to promote global understanding and create the leaders of tomorrow by advancing its mission – “Peace and Fulfillment of Humankind’s Potential.” Present in over 120 countries across the globe, AIESEC impacts the lives of over 100,000 members every year through 500 leadership conferences and 27,000 exchange opportunities annually, creating a massive network of leaders who strive to change the world.

Margaret Smallwood

Email
(972) 883-5985
JSOM 4.428

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Alpha Kappa Psi, founded at New York University in 1904, is recognized by many business leaders as where they developed their principled conduct. The UT Dallas Mu Rho chapter leads students through community service and is structured around brotherhood and unity, encouraging members to network with future business partners, build upon strengths and improve weaknesses. AKP strives to create great business leaders of the future and connect them to their alma mater, community and people worldwide. Alpha Kappa Psi offers scholarships and competition opportunities. Pledge and annual dues charged. Membership open to School of Management undergrads. Students may remain members with alumni status.

Lori Skillestad

Email
(972) 883-5851
JSOM 4.424

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American Marketing Association is the largest professional marketing association in the nation. AMA UT Dallas fosters the professional development of students interested in a marketing career and serves as a networking venue for students to interact with professionals in North Texas. Annual dues: $50. Membership open to undergrad and grad students.

Julie Haworth

Email
(972) 883-5940
JSOM 13.328

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Applicate is a community for individuals of all ages and passions to collaborate by working together to create tangible results. We believe in Project Based Learning, or as we like to call it: Passion Based Learning. We strive to create a community where anyone can bring their own unique and innovative ideas and hone their skills by creating with others.

Vivek Arora

Email
(972) 883-5894
JSOM 2.420

Website

This student group encourages the development of finance, accounting and business professionals and students while serving as a collective voice for the Asian and Pacific Islander communities in the finance, accounting and related business fields. Annual dues: $25. Membership open to all UT Dallas undergrad and grad students.

Mary Beth Goodrich

Email
(972) 883-4775
JSOM 4.220

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The mission of the AIS Student Chapter at UT Dallas is to promote the study and utilization of information systems through programs of professional development, social networking, and community development. The club is part of a national organization under the formal umbrella of AIS. The club hosts regular meetings and events throughout the year for students to learn about various technology topics, and enhance their professional skills.

Dawn Owens

Email
(972) 883-4901
JSOM 3.707

Website | Facebook | Twitter

ALPFA expands opportunities for students who seek careers in accounting, finance, business and related fields. ALPFA focuses on professional development, leadership opportunities and networking events with the DFW professional chapter. ALPFA also accesses scholarship programs. Annual dues: $20. Membership open to all School of Management undergrad and grad students.

Hubert Zydorek

Email
(972) 883-5037
JSOM 3.613

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APCIS enhances student understanding and learning of operations management: project management, supply chain management, quality management, inventory management, etc. Activities and events help students interact with professionals and ultimately accelerate their careers. The group has an extensive speaker and site visit program with monthly activities scheduled. The student chapter also sponsors activities such as an annual case study competition and small alumni chat groups. Annual dues: national dues free for full-time students – go to apics.org to sign-up; there are no local dues for student membership. Membership open to all UT Dallas undergrad and grad students.

Sonia Leach

Email
(972) 883-5845
JSOM 3.229

Website

This accounting honors fraternity recognizes academic excellence and complements members’ education with networking opportunities. One-time initiation fee: $65. Subsequent annual dues: $35. Membership open to accounting undergrad and grad students with at least a 3.0 GPA in accounting and at least six (6) accounting hours completed.

Tiffany Bortz

Email
(972) 883-4774
JSOM 4.223

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The mission of the Big Data club is to promote and encourage students to learn about Big Data related activities and careers through networking, workshops, competitions, and speaker events. Membership is open to UT Dallas undergraduate and graduate students.

William Hefley

Email
(972) 883-5006
JSOM 3.615

Business Analytics Leadership Council focuses on building strong industry relationships, engaging students in the program, and increasing student-alumni partnerships. The council also helps the program management in carrying out activities that help students to be better prepared for the job market.

William Hefley

Email
(972) 883-5006
JSOM 3.615

BPA is an organization for students interested in pursuing a career in business administration, information technology, and other related fields. Student compete across a wide range of events to accomplish its goals of student self-improvement, leadership development, professionalism, community service, career development, public relations, student cooperation and safety and health. BPA is committed to building future professionals who are equipped and prepared to succeed in the workplace.

Tom Henderson

Email
(972) 883-5835
JSOM 11.105B

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CEO Global UT Dallas Student Chapter exists to bring positive impact to community through development of servant leaders of integrity. This goal is achieved through universities based real leadership workshops, industry career and networking, and a week long summer camp experiences that include leadership training, life skills development, mentorship opportunities, service learning, and cross cultural experience.

Mary Guan

Email
(972) 883-5031
JSOM 4.421

Lori Skillestad

Email
(972) 883-5851
JSOM 4.424



This organization assists its members as they plan for their consulting careers. The club offers mentor programs, speakers, networking, interview workshops and consulting projects. No annual dues. Membership open to all UT Dallas undergrad and grad students.

Jeffrey Hicks

Email
(972) 883-5986
JSOM 13.409

We at Cybersecurity Club strive for promoting knowledge and wisdom to students desiring career in enterprise security and audit industry from a managerial standpoint.

Atanu Lahiri

Email
(972) 883-5934
JSOM 3.809

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Data Science club serves students who are interested in Advanced Analytics or Data Science careers. The club provides a platform to students to build their professional networks with industry professionals and like-minded students. The club aims to promote industry engagement through speaker events, competitions, workshops, and networking sessions.

William Hefley

Email
(972) 883-5006
JSOM 3.615

Website

Jindal School of Management undergrad and grad students interested in helping to increase the Jindal School brand and reputation worldwide may apply to be members of the Dean’s Council. Those students who are selected (via an application and interview process) meet with school deans to provide student perspectives on key school issues. Students also participate in and help facilitate school-wide events. No dues.

Monica Powell

Email
(972) 883-6595
JSOM 4.617

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Marilyn Kaplan

Email
(972) 883-2742
JSOM 11.105G



DECA prepares emerging leaders for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality, and management in high schools and colleges around the globe. With nearly a 70-year history, DECA has impacted the lives of more than ten million students, educators, school administrators and business professionals since it was founded in 1946. Their strong connection with our organization has resonated into a brand that people identify as a remarkable experience in the preparation of emerging leaders and entrepreneurs. DECA’s programs and activities have constantly evolved as we use the latest technology and apply cutting edge educational research. Our core focus has remained consistent and is captured in our mission.

Tom Henderson

Email
(972) 883-5835
JSOM 11.105B

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Enactus is an international non-profit organization that brings together student, academic and business leaders who are committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to improve the quality of life and standard of living for people in need. Since Fall 2006, Enactus UTD has focused on giving back to the local community by educating individuals and doing various projects (e.g., financial literacy and success skills training, business development and entrepreneurship, business ethics, women empowerment and environmental sustainability). Enactus UTD also takes part in regional and national competitions as part of the global Enactus organization.

Robert Wright

Email
(972) 883-5960
JSOM 4.102

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Gaurav Shekhar

Email
(972) 883-5147
JSOM 3.709



The club fosters the spirit of entrepreneurship at The University of Texas at Dallas through networking, speaker events, volunteer opportunities and workshops. Membership in the E-Club is free and open to all current students and alumni of UT Dallas, regardless of major.

Denyse Kritschgau

Email
(972) 883-6254
JSOM 1.112

Website | Facebook

The mission of Envision is to help the members sharpen their skills with regards to Data Visualization through a series of workshops and boot-camps. It is not necessary for students to have any particular background in this field as the workshops are designed for students with all levels of proficiency in Data Visualization field. The organization also helps students to connect with industry professionals working in similar departments.

Gaurav Shekhar

Email
(972) 883-5147
JSOM 3.709

Website | Facebook

This group promotes academic competitions and networking opportunities for its members. Each year, teams go to local, regional and national competitions. The group sponsors finance workshops, university competitions, site visits to top businesses and speakers. Annual dues: $50 for first semester; $25 for each semester thereafter. Alumni dues: $10 per semester. Membership comprised primarily of undergrad and grad finance students, however any student with an interest in finance is welcome.

Alex Treece

Email
(972) 883-5022
JSOM 14.207

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The purpose of this fraternity is to promote, encourage, and sustain student interest in insurance, risk management, and actuarial science as professions; to encourage the high moral and scholastic attainments of its members; and to facilitate interaction of educational institutions and industry through networking and by fostering research activities, scholarship, and improved public relations.

Debra Richardson

Email
(972) 883-5038
JSOM 14.401

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This group fosters a deeper understanding of cultures and business etiquette around the world. IMS is building a global professional network of UT Dallas students and hosts events including corporate and academic speakers, social activities and community service projects, designed to get students out into the local community. Membership open to all UT Dallas undergrad and grad students with interest in international relations.

Hubert Zydorek

Email
(972) 883-5037
JSOM 3.613

Habte Woldu

Email
(972) 883-6357
JSOM 4.805



GBS gives School of Management graduate students from all programs a chance to network among themselves and work in concert with the school’s Career Center to promote career opportunities. GBS helps host the school’s annual Graduate Student Career Fair in September. Annual dues: $40 ($20 per semester). Membership open to only School of Management graduate students in any degree program.

Tom Kim

Email
(972) 883-5823
JSOM 12.110N

Fiona Hunter

Email
(972) 883-5932
JSOM 12.110M



The HMA is a dynamic organization for students pursuing a career in healthcare management by providing the highest quality resources, education and networking opportunities. The HMA cultivates industry engagement and professional development to equip and prepare future leaders in healthcare. Membership is $25 (lifetime) and is open to all UT Dallas undergrad and graduate students.

Forney Fleming

Email
(972) 883-5812
JSOM 4.229

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Quincy Sinele

Email
(972) 883-5996
JSOM 3.704



The Infinity Lions Club provides students with an opportunity to help the needy and poor regardless of who they are. The club’s motto is: We Serve. Members volunteer for various organizations and also contribute money. In 2016, the club won the UTD’s Golden Comet award for the best club. In addition to providing 2000+ hours of community service, we also donated about $2,000 to various local charities. We encourage students to join and help the people in the community.

Avanti Sethi

Email
(972) 883-5816
JSOM 3.212

Website

The principle objective of the Information Technology and Systems Leadership Council is to complete multiple semester-long projects that add value to the ITS program and current students while building future leaders in the ITS domain. These projects enhance project management, communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills. Committees within the council are responsible for identifying opportunities within the program, constructing a solution, and implementing that solution with the support of the executive council members. Projects include volunteer work, improved knowledge sharing, outreach initiatives, and competition-planning.

Dawn Owens

Email
(972) 883-4901
JSOM 3.707

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Beth Kent

Email
(972) 883-5096
JSOM 3.708



The INFORMS - UT Dallas is a student chapter of the Institute for Operations Research and Management Science (INFORMS). This is the largest society in the world for professionals in the field of operations research, management science and business analytics. This student chapter serves as a forum to forge intellectual connections with faculty and professionals that lead to consulting, publications, internship/job-placement opportunities and networking. You can find more information for the INFORMS - UT Dallas Student Chapter at www.informsutd.org. Student membership fee is $15.

Monica Brussolo

Email
(972) 883-4411
JSOM 3.231

Website

ISM UTD Student Chapter connects SCM students with the ISM organization (first and largest international supply management organization) to increase student knowledge of real world supply management techniques through professional networking, guest speakers, site visits, and mentoring opportunities. In addition ISM UTD student chapter seeks to connect both graduate and undergraduate students with each other as well as with professionals for mutual education, growth, and leadership opportunities.

Ching Chung Kuo

Email
(972) 883-5095
JSOM 13.217

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An IHI Open School Chapter is a face-to-face, interprofessional group at UT Dallas. It brings students from different health professions programs together through a shared interest in learning about quality improvement and improving care for patients. It creates a forum for like-minded students to interact and help each other gain skills to improve care. The IHI Open School Network provides us with opportunities to learn more, network with peers, connect with engaged and supportive faculty, and accomplish scholarly activities such as publishing and presenting work.

Kannan Ramanathan

Email
(972) 883-5953
JSOM 3.622

The UT Dallas IIA/ISACA/ACFE Student Chapter is dedicated to promoting careers in internal audit assurance, consulting, IT auditing, and fraud examination. We provide networking and career workshops to help students succeed to become future leaders in their profession. The student chapter organizes networking events, resume workshops and other activities to benefit all members. Every semester, student resumes are collected and made available to industry leaders.

Joseph Mauriello

Email
(972) 883-4729
JSOM 3.710

Website | Facebook

Chris Linsteadt

Email
(972) 883-5948
JSOM 4.224



The Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) is a global organization of accountants and financial professionals. The IMA offers a wide range of benefits for its members from continuing education credits) (CECs), to networking and professional references, job leads, and even internships for its student members. The IMA also has special scholarships available only to its student members. A student chapter of the IMA can greatly help students to achieve their career goals. In addition to adding value on one’s resume, a student member of IMA has access to a vast amount of resources. Mentors, study sessions, networking, job leads, internships, and contacts and references are just a few of the benefits that a student chapter of IMA has to offer. To learn more about the IMA and the benefits, visit www.imanet.org.

Surya Janakiraman

Email
(972) 883-6370
JSOM 4.806

The Intelligence & Analytics Society (IAS) club at University of Texas at Dallas is chartered to advance our student members’ professional goals in the domain of business intelligence and analytics. The club acts as a forum for bi and analytics enthusiasts who seek to network with like-minded students, learn about new tools and decision support approaches, and enhance their professional prospects.

Ravishankar Narayan

Email
(972) 883-5999
JSOM 3.805

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The ITM Student Leadership Council (ITM SLC) serves as a liaison between the students, the administration, and the faculty of the MS Information Technology and Management (MS ITM) program, Information Systems area, and the Jindal School of Management (JSOM) by coordinating student activities and demonstrating student leadership within the Information Systems area and JSOM. It has the responsibility of recommending and supporting the implementation of programs of value to all MS ITM students.

Mark Thouin

Email
(972) 883-4011
JSOM 3.217

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Gaurav Shekhar

Email
(972) 883-5147
JSOM 3.709



The JSOM Book Club reads pertinent business-related or character building books that will better prepare students for the business world through the use of critical thinking and analytical skills. Each month will consist of two meetings discussing the same book. The first meeting will include a student discussion, where students gather in a circle to discuss the book. During the second meeting, a professor will come to talk about the book with the students. Any student, whether in the business school or not, is welcome to attend our meetings.

Elise Smith

Email
(972) 883-5870
JSOM 12.506A

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The Career Management Center (CMC) Leadership Council is comprised of students who demonstrate professionalism along with academic and leadership excellence. The program provides an opportunity for students within JSOM to enhance their professional development and to gain exclusive access to campus recruiting events. Students assist the CMC with administrative responsibilities, coordinating events, workshops, career coaching programs, and/or developing marketing and online materials. The Leadership Council is comprised of students who demonstrate professionalism, academic and leadership excellence.

Tom Kim

Email
(972) 883-5823
JSOM 12.110N

The Management Toastmasters Society is a student chapter of Toastmasters International, with 260,000 members in more than 60 countries. Members work on communications and leadership skills in weekly learn-by-doing meetings that are supportive and fun. This proven method helps members build confidence and skills quickly and gives them an edge in the job market. Toastmaster members have the opportunity to participate in twice yearly speech contests. One-time new member fee: $20; dues are $27 for six months. Membership open to School of Management undergrad and grad students and alumni.

Maria Hasenhuttl

Email
(972) 883-5898
JSOM 4.411

Website | Facebook

The Management Toastmasters Society is a student chapter of Toastmasters International, with 260,000 members in more than 60 countries. Members work on communications and leadership skills in weekly learn-by-doing meetings that are supportive and fun. This proven method helps members build confidence and skills quickly and gives them an edge in the job market. Toastmaster members have the opportunity to participate in twice yearly speech contests. One-time new member fee: $20; dues are $27 for six months. Membership open to School of Management undergrad and grad students and alumni.

Iva Sluder

Email
(972) 883-4783
JSOM 4.414

Website | Facebook

YES stands for Youth, Empowerment, Service. The club is a youth wing of International Association for Human Values (IAHV) and aims to create a socially responsible community that can impact humanity holistically. Students can decrease stress and anxiety and improve their focus and productivity by learning Yoga and meditation. Students can learn the art of taking control of their life, and become better managers and leaders, by participating in leadership seminars and workshops with industry leaders. The club offers opportunities to enhance their sense of social entrepreneurship and become better humans by participating in projects for social causes.

Ravishankar Narayan

Email
(972) 883-5999
JSOM 3.805

Website

Marketing Analytics Club (MAC) aims to help students get a first-hand opportunity to network with industry experts on the latest technologies and best practices in the field of marketing research, customer insights, social media marketing insights, customer relationship management and web analytics. MAC intends to bring the faculty, industry experts, and students together to provide an enriching experience for future job seekers.

William Hefley

Email
(972) 883-5006
JSOM 3.615

Website

The National Association of Black Accountants' Chapter at The University of Texas at Dallas is one of the most prestigious business organizations on campus. NABA, Inc. is a nonprofit membership association dedicated to bridging the opportunity gap for black professionals in the accounting, finance and related business professions. It is also the oldest and largest professional membership organization focused specifically on African-Americans and people of color in the accounting, finance and business-related fields. Representing more than 200,000 black professionals in these fields, NABA advances people, careers, and the mission by providing education, resources, and meaningful career connections to both professional and student members, fulfilling the principle of our motto: Lifting As We Climb. Our student organization hosts professional development workshops with top accounting firms, networking events, and company information sessions. Membership is open to all undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in business.

John Barden

Email
(972) 883-4434
JSOM 1.708

Website | Facebook | Instagram

Negotiation is not just a word for salary and increment bargain. It is the most important skill each one of us requires in our lives. From the start of the day till the end at every point, we negotiate. For convincing a seller, our professor, our boss, our spouse or partner, and sometimes even ourselves. To use the right words at the right time, you need negotiation skills. These skills help you realize, recognize, and capitalize the opportunity to make your life better. To make you well versed with these smart skills we welcome you all to Negotiation Club. We guide the members to excel in their negotiation, make their career and get mentors from their relevant industry which will not just support them in finding a job or internship but build a long-term relationship with the mentors who can get you the best opportunity for you. The Negotiation Club at UT Dallas provides an opportunity for members to become better negotiators and understand of the theory and processes of negotiation as practiced in a variety of settings. The club is designed for relevance to the broad spectrum of bargaining problems faced by the manager and professional. We emphasis on simulations, exercises, role playing, case studies as well as a series of guests for speakers. The Negotiation Club normally meets eight times in a semester with a different topic each session such as job interviews to salary negotiations, rental agreements, real estate sales, car purchases, dispute settlements.

Laurie Ziegler

Email
(972) 883-2847
JSOM 4.210

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Nova Ambassadors serve as the face of the Jindal School of Management. They represent the school to the community at large, the overall campus community, and to all students – past, present, and future. If you have any questions about the Nova program or would like to request the Nova Ambassadors at your event please contact us at: Jindal@utdallas.edu • 972-883-5889 • JSOM 2.202

Nick Hinojosa

Email
(972) 883-4646
JSOM 11.105E

Website

Orators at UT Dallas is a part of the strong network of Toastmasters International which has more than 15000 clubs worldwide in 140+ countries with close to 400,000 members. You’ll find a supportive learn-by-doing environment that allows you to achieve your goals at your own pace. We provide a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth.

Dawn Owens

Email
(972) 883-4901
JSOM 3.707

Website | Facebook

Gaurav Shekhar

Email
(972) 883-5147
JSOM 3.709



Phi Beta Lambda is the collegiate division of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), the largest and oldest business student organization in the world. The UT Dallas chapter offers opportunities to develop leadership, communication and team skills to better prepare students for a career in business. Students participate in projects and competitions on the national, state and local levels. Annual dues: $25. Membership open to all UT Dallas undergraduate students.

Kristen Lawson

Email
(972) 883-5827
JSOM 4.432

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The aim of the Project Management Club is to promote and encourage Project Management related activities at The University of Texas at Dallas through networking, speaker events, workshops, mock exams and reviews for professional certifications such as PMP, CAPM and agile certifications. It is a common platform for the students interested in Project Management and related fields. Membership is open to all UT Dallas undergraduate and graduate students, faculty and staff.

William Hefley

Email
(972) 883-5006
JSOM 3.615

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This group connects students with alumni in the industry who may help them expand their professional network. Student members help each other get internships and full-time employment. In addition, students may participate in national real estate competitions, which will add to their knowledge, skills and resumes. No annual fees. Membership open to all UT Dallas undergrad and grad students.

George DeCourcy

Email
(972) 883-5810
JSOM 14.302

Website | Facebook

SAP User Group (SUG) organization provides students with a strong foundation in Enterprise Resource Planning and SAP through networking and information sessions presented by corporations and consulting firms. One-time membership fee of $25. Membership open to all UT Dallas undergrad and grad students and alumni.

Luell Thompson

Email
(972) 883-2558
JSOM 3.813

Website | Facebook | Twitter

The Supply Chain Leadership Council (SCLC) is a organization run by students studying supply chain management. The council promotes supply chain-related studies and activities. SCLC’s primary goal is to help supply chain management students to expand their educational experience, develop career opportunities through networking with industry professionals and implement best supply chain practices into the curriculum. Student membership fee is $15.

David Parks

Email
(972) 883-5114
JSOM 3.617

Website

The Energy Association UTD (EA UTD) is a non-profit professional student association at The University of Texas Jindal School of Management. The EA UTD’s mission is to provide networking and professional development opportunities for UTD students interested in pursuing careers in the energy industry. EA UTD will serve as a platform for discussions on all major drivers of the energy industry such as finance, technology, public policy and regulation, energy security, and the environment.

Robert Molina

Email
(972) 883-5891
JSOM 14.329

Website | Facebook

The MIS club student chapter at UT Dallas hosts industry speakers, networking opportunities and social events with the goal to encourage and develop superior leadership and education in information technology students. Lifetime membership dues: $20. Membership open to all UT Dallas undergrad and grad students.

SHRM is the world's largest HR membership organization devoted to human resources management, with more than 275, 000 members in over 160 countries. Our mission is to help all of our members develop into human resource management professionals equipped for a successful career in the human resources field. We help to advance our members through a variety of educational and professional development opportunities, including community engagement, fostering relationships with local Dallas/Fort Worth businesses, networking with HR professionals and other student SHRM chapters, professional conference attendance, sponsoring speakers, and connecting members with mentors.

Jeff Weekley

Email
(972) 883-2564
JSOM 4.224

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Edward Meda

Email
(972) 883-5023
JSOM 13.405



SALSS (The Student Association of Lean and Six Sigma) is recognized as ASQ UT Dallas Chapter, aims to provide both graduate and undergraduate students with up-to-date knowledge and professional platform in lean and six sigma field. SALSS shall promote the understanding and practice of Lean and Six Sigma, to provide students opportunities to apply knowledge to real industrial projects and daily life, and to help students develop skill and leadership in Lean and Six Sigma projects.

Kannan Ramanathan

Email
(972) 883-5953
JSOM 3.622

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We are a bunch of travel enthusiasts devoted to studying travel data and researching emerging technologies to extract knowledge patterns in the travel sector. Our primary goal is to benefit the student members by providing a platform where they can learn, have fun and explore how their business analytics and data science education can be applied in the Travel & Leisure sector.

William Hefley

Email
(972) 883-5006
JSOM 3.615

Welcome to the Accounting Club! The Accounting Club is a student-led organization that brings primarily freshman & sophomore students together to become interested in the accounting profession. The club will host guest speakers and volunteer events each semester and is a great place to begin networking. We provide information and opportunities that will assist you in your accounting careers. All students interested in accounting are encouraged to come!

Elizabeth Pigg

Email
(972) 883-5044
JSOM 3.810

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The UTD Chinese Alumni Network (UTDCAN) is operated primarily for educational and non-profitable purposes in support of the University of Texas at Dallas and Chinese alumni and Chinese students. The mission of the UTD Chinese Alumni Network is to promote, expand, and maintain a network of UTD Chinese alumni. UTDCAN also aims to enhance career development opportunities for Chinese students and alumni, increase opportunities for student-alumni networking, and expand partnerships with outside employers.

Mary Guan

Email
(972) 883-5031
JSOM 4.421

Lori Skillestad

Email
(972) 883-5851
JSOM 4.424



Women in Technology and Business is a professional organization to support and empower women in technology and business fields and provide them with resources to be successful. In addition, WIT aims to break down the stereotypes surrounding technology and business fields, expose more people to how technology can impact their career path, and encourage more women to join technology fields.

Dawn Owens

Email
(972) 883-4901
JSOM 3.707

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Founded in 1989, Women in Technology International (WITI) is a leading worldwide authority on women in business and technology. WITI has consistently been a clear voice advocating women’s contributions to the tech industry, inspiring them to pursue STEM careers and actively working with corporate partners to create a culture of equality. With a global network of smart, talented women and a market reach exceeding two million, WITI has strong programs and partnerships that provide connections, resources, opportunities and a supportive environment of women committed to helping each other.

Dawn Owens

Email
(972) 883-4901
JSOM 3.707

Website

The World Affairs Council at UTD is a student-run organization formed with the support of the national World Affairs Council organization. The mission of the UT Dallas chapter is to promote international awareness and cross-cultural understanding to the“campus community by bringing speakers and lecturers that are experts on topics currently affecting the world and how they relate to business and politics, in addition to student-led discussion forums and philanthropic activities.. The World Affairs Council is the place where the ideas of politics and current affairs meet the realities of global business.

Hubert Zydorek

Email
(972) 883-5037
JSOM 3.613

Habte Woldu

Email
(972) 883-6357
JSOM 4.805