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CSM-affiliated Student Organizations

American Chemical Society (ACS)
ACS engages in outreach activities, company tours, fundraisers, tutoring and volunteer activities on campus.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jackie Trischman

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
ACM puts together a weekly lecture series on academic topics on computer science, mathematics and entrepreneurship. Additionally ACM organizes field trips to local businesses and offers workshops on various topics. ACM meets every Tuesday during U-hour in SCI II, Room 242.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Ahmad Hadaegh

Math Club
The Math Club invites guest speakers to meetings, along with panel discussions. Members participate in the Super STEM Saturday event on campus and attend conferences in the Southern California region.

        Faculty Advisor: Dr. Badal Joshi

CSUSM Pre-Dental Society
The Pre-Dental Society is involved with on campus activities like Relay for Life and the Student Org Fairs. Guest speakers are invited to meetings.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Matthew Escobar

Pre-Health Society
PHS members volunteer at Relay for Life and blood drives on campus. Meetings include guest speakers as well as discussions about clinical internships and undergraduate research opportunities.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Suzanne Hizer

Pre-Pharmacy Society
The Pre-Pharmacy Society is an organization in which pharmacy-interested students gather to discuss different educational paths after undergraduate study.  The purpose of this organization is to show students the necessary requirements for different career goals.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Brian Norris

Pre-Vet Society
The Pre-Vet Society holds animal shelter fundraisers several times a year. Trips to local facilities, including the San Diego Zoo and Safari Park, will be scheduled.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Thomas Spady

SciTeach                                                                                                                                                                                                                    SciTeach is a new club for students interested in a high school science teaching career.  Members have the opportunity to participate in teaching-related activities with other CSUSM students and faculty, as well as local high school teachers.

        Faculty Advisor: Dr. Paul Jasien

Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in the Sciences (SACNAS)
SACNAS hosts a science-oriented mixer with other STEM clubs each semester. Members regularly volunteer to showcase science workshops for visiting students and participate in Super STEM Saturday.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Kimberly D’Anna-Hernandez

The Society of Physics Students (SPS)
SPS participates in hands-on activities to apply the physics concepts learned in class to real-life applications. SPS hosts community building events and volunteers for a number of outreach activities, including Majors & Minors Fair and Super STEM Saturday.

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Stephen Tsui
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