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GFCB Student Organizations

There are numerous nationally-recognized student organizations offered by the Gordon Ford College of Business to complement the student experience. Contact a student organization advisor or visit the organization's website for additional information.

 

American Marketing Association

AMA

The student chapter focuses on marketing related activities and often invites distinguished guest speakers to address its members.

Advisor: Dr. Mary Jane Gardner

National Organization Website: www.ama.org

 

Beta Alpha Psi

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Beta Alpha Psi is the international honor organization for the accounting profession.

Advisor: Ms. Sheri Henson
National Websitehttp://www.bap.org/

 

Beta Gamma Sigma

BGS

Founded in 1913, Beta Gamma Sigma was the first national honor society in business.

Advisors: Dr. Evelyn Thrasher, Ms. Stacey Gish
College Website: http://www.wku.edu/business/beta-gamma-sigma/
National Website: Beta Gamma Sigma

 

Delta Sigma Pi

DSP

Delta Sigma Pi is a professional fraternity organized to foster the study of business in universities.

AdvisorsDr. Kirk Atkinson
International Organization Website: Delta Sigma Pi

 

Economics Club

The WKU Economics Club hosts recruiting events in the fall semester and holds regular meetings throughout the academic year.

AdvisorsDr. Claudia StrowDr. Alex Lebedinsky

 

Enactus

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Enactus is an organization that works with leaders to mobilize students to make a difference in their communities while developing the skills to become business leaders.

Advisor: Mr. Krist Schell

 

Financial Management Association

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FMA provides an environment for students to learn from and build relationships with local business professionals.

Advisor: Dr. Jean Snavely
International Website: FMA

 

Financial Planning  Association

FPA Students in Nashville

FPA connects students to professionals, mentoring, and networking opportunities.

Advisor: Mr. Andrew Head
National Organization Website: www.plannersearch.org

 

Gordon Ford Ambassadors

AMB

Gordon Ford Ambassadors are an elite group of student leaders who represent the College and assist the College with recruitment and retention.

AdvisorMrs. Wendi Kelly
WebsiteGordon Ford Ambassadors

 

IMA: The Association of Accountants and Financial Professionals in Business

Advisor: Dr. Allen Hunt
National Organization Website: IMA

  

MBA Student Organization

MBASA

The MBA Student Association exists to provide networking opportunities for MBA students with Alumni, Faculty, corporate partners and the regional business community.

Advisor:
Website: http://www.facebook.com/groups/2219102001/

 

 

The Network @ WKU

The Network is an entrepreneurial student organization.

Advisor: 
Website:The Network @ WKU

 

Omicron Delta Epsilon

ODE

Omicron Delta Epsilon is the International Honor Society for students in Economics.

Advisor: Dr. Cathy Carey 
National Organization Website:Omicron Delta Epsilon 

 

Society of Human Resource Management

SHRM

Advisor: Dr. LeAnne Coder
National Organization Website:SHRM

 

Student Advisory Council

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The Student Advisory Council meets once a month with the Dean to maintain, develop, and promote programs benefiting the GFCB. More information about this group can be found on the Student Advisory Council page.

 

Women in Business 

Women in Business aims to provide both personal and professional development to business majors. 

Advisor: Dr. Aquesha Daniels
Website: 

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The Gordon Ford College of Business is a top business school with dual AACSB accreditation in both business and accounting programs

 

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