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Student Organizations

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If you have an idea for an organization, please feel free to contact
Jennifer Baudendistel, Coordinator of Student Activities at 618-239-6155.

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Black Student Leadership Union- BSLU

BSLU is a Student Directory Group that offers black students a form of identity, and a social life. It seeks to develop unity among black students so that jointly and strongly they can express concerns and problems faced on campus. It creates an atmosphere of self- resect and will also give other minorities on campus an opportunity to network and explore. They strive to educate others on their culture and history.

Staff Advisor: Byron Gettis Phone: (618) 239-6115

Campus Activities Board- CAB

Campus Activities Board members work together to get in touch with the student body to find out what they really want to see happening on the LU-Belleville Campus. This organization provides fun and culturally enriching extracurricular events on campus and throughout the community. Through the activities they plan and execute, they help the Lindenwood student become a citizen of a more global community.

Staff Advisor: Jenny Baudendistel Phone: (618) 239-6155

Chess Club

Chess Club is a group that offers students a friendly environment to learn, play, and talk chess. It is for beginners and experts alike. They will meet to discuss strategies and tactics as well as promote chess and its educational value. They also plan on competing in tournaments as a team.

Faculty Advisor: Orlando Smith Email:

Circle K International (Kiwanis)

Circle K International (CKI) is the premiere university service organization in the world. Based on the tenets of service, leadership, and fellowship, CKI develops college and university students into responsible citizens and leaders with a lifelong commitment to service.

Community Advisor: Pattie Heath Email:

Criminal Justice Club

Whether you’re pursuing a degree in criminal justice or just interested in the subject, the Criminal Justice Club gives students the chance to learn more about the fields of law enforcement, the court system, and corrections.

Faculty Advisor: Judge (Ret.) Annette Eckert Phone: (618) 239-6168

Enactus (Formerly SIFE)

Enactus is an international organization allowing college students to use their business skills to improve the lives of others. At the same time, the students gain valuable experience, have networking opportunities with some of the nation’s largest companies, and become involved in improving their community. Enactus teams are student led with the assistance of a faculty advisor. Our Enactus team will develop and execute outreach projects to help improve the lives of others through the positive power of business. Our team will present its projects and results at regional and national competitions each year. Students may take the Enactus class for either zero or one credit hour. The course may be repeated for one credit hour up to four times for a maximum of four credit hours.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Mark Roselli Phone: (618) 239-6206

Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes is touching millions of lives, one heart at a time. Since 1954, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes has been challenging coaches and athletes on the professional, college, high school, junior high, and youth levels to use the powerful medium of athletics to impact the world for Jesus Christ. FCA is the largest Christian sports organization in America and focuses on serving local communities by equipping, empowering, and encouraging people to make a difference for Christ.

GA Advisor: Daniel Restrepo Email:

Graduate Counseling Club

This club was created to give graduate level counseling students the opportunity to start practically applying their desire to help others while learning more about the community as a whole. Club members will have the chance to become more involved in community service projects through volunteering and fundraising. By participating as an active member of the club, you will find these experiences to be an excellent way to network with other students, as well as LU counseling alumni and individuals currently working in different fields related to the humanities.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Ken Kubicek Phone: (618) 239-6083

Lindenwood Student Government Association – LSGA

Student Government members work together with other clubs and organizations to provide activities and programs for the entire campus and community. If you want your voice to be heard or see a future in politics, this is the perfect organization for you.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Cindy Manjounes Phone: (618) 239-6029

LU-B Athletic Training Association

This clubs purpose is to instill leadership qualities and professional development among young individuals within the Lindenwood University- Belleville Athletic Training program.

Faculty Advisor: William Dill Phone: (618) 239- 6109

Lynx Duel

This card club brings together students, both new and experienced, to meet and compete against other students interested in card games such as Yu-Gi-Oh.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Amy Gangloff Phone: (618) 239-6229

Lynx Tale Student Newspaper and Momentum Yearbook Committee

Have you ever thought about a career in journalism? Do you want to leave a legacy at Lindenwood? If your answer is yes, then the Lynx Tale Student Newspaper and Momentum Yearbook Committee is for you. These organizations allow you to be creative and a part of the action at LU-Belleville.

Faculty Advisor: Karen Swanner Email:
Graphic Designer: Lennon Mueller Email:

National Broadcasting Society- NBS

National Broadcasting Society is an organization for students majoring or interested in Communications. These students meet to learn more about broadcasting, film, and interactive and electronic medias. They will gain leadership experience, network with communications professionals, and develop resume-writing skills and job-interviewing techniques.

Faculty Advisors: Brendan Leahy Email:
                               Tom Calhoun Email:

Optimist Club of Lindenwood University Belleville

Optimist International is an association of more than 2,600 Optimist Clubs around the world dedicated to “bringing out the best in kids.” Students in the club will have the opportunity to provide a helping hand to the youth in the community through community activities.

Faculty Advisors: Dr. Andrea Frazier Phone: (618) 239-6185
                               Rick Cavalier Phone: (618) 239-6095

Psychology Club

The purpose of Psychology Club is to give students out-of-classroom learning experiences in fields related to psychology through events. Members aim to contribute to LU-Belleville and the community at large in the form of community service projects relating to psychology.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Diana Jacobs Phone: (618) 239-6178

Red Cross Club

This is a club who assists in organizing and working all Red Cross Blood Drives on the Lindenwood University- Belleville Campus. They work closely with the Red Cross of Southwestern Illinois to raise awareness of blood drives and the importance of donating blood.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Rick Finger Phone: (618) 239-6177

Special Topics Film Group (STFG)

The purpose of STFG is to create and show short films, music videos, and special topics of any interest.

Faculty Advisor: Brendan Leahy Phone: (618) 239-6260

The Spectrum Alliance

This Alliance will provide student-oriented awareness on issues of social justice throughout the campus community. Predominantly, the Alliance is dedicated to supporting issues that may impact the LGBT community. The Alliance stresses equality among all people.

Faculty Advisors: Dr. Erin Mann Phone: (618) 239-6231
                               Dr. Amy Gangloff Phone: (618) 239-6229

Vibrant Interpretations Book Club

Our desire is to read and discuss a variety of novels, short stories, nonfiction pieces, poetry collections, biographies, and plays with one another. Various interpretations, thoughtful analysis, and respectful debates amongst those participating are highly encouraged. We hope to enlighten and inspire one another with our deliberations of the works we read.

Faculty Advisors: Jessica Bentele Phone: (618) 239-6072
                               Anna Young Email:

Pending Clubs and Organizations

Alpha Phi Omega

"Alpha Phi Omega is a national coeducational service organization founded on the principles of Leadership, Friendship and Service. It provides its members the opportunity to develop leadership skills as they volunteer on their campus, in their community, to the nation, and to the organization. With more than 400,000 members on over 375 campuses, Alpha Phi Omega continues to provide more service on more campuses than any other collegiate service organization.”

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