The Gallogly College of Engineering has over 50 student organizations who focus on offering social, educational, and professional events to help students develop professionally and as leaders.
Alpha Sigma Kappa - Women in Technical Studies
Alpha Sigma Kappa is a social sorority for technical majors. We are a group of young women supporting each other through a sisterhood. We accept undergraduate and graduate students in Architecture, Engineering, Mathematics and the Sciences. Support is essential while pursuing a degree in engineering, mathematics, or any other technical major because we all meet the same challenges.
President: Reagan Shirk
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Kash Barker
Staff Advisor: Dalton Brasington
The purpose of Engineers' Club is to unite the engineers of the University of Oklahoma. We serve the students by connecting engineers of different majors, backgrounds, interests, and skill sets to succeed at the university and beyond. From frequent social events to valuable opportunities like Fall Fest and the Career Fair, Engineers’ Club is on a mission to better the Gallogly College of Engineering.
Society of Manufacturing Engineers
President: Edward Pledger
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Shiva Raman
The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) is the world's leading professional organization to advance manufacturing knowledge. Innovation, productivity, flexibility, and continuous improvement are key ingredients to success in the constantly evolving world of manufacturing, and SME provides a resource for their integration.
Tau Beta Pi
President: Lauryn Carver
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Robert Huck
The Tau Beta Pi Association was founded at Lehigh University in 1885 by Edward Higginson Williams, Jr., to mark in a fitting manner those who have conferred honor upon their Alma Mater by distinguished scholarship and exemplary character as students in engineering, or by their attainments as alumni in the field of engineering, and to foster a spirit of liberal culture in engineering colleges.
President: Trevor Cooper
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Brian Grady
The purpose of Triangle shall be to maintain a fraternity of engineers, architects and scientists. It shall carry out its purpose by establishing chapters that develop balanced men who cultivate high moral character, foster lifelong friendships, and live their lives with integrity.
Sooner Engineering Entrepreneurs Club
President: Cole Massad
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Stalford
The purpose of SEEC is to provide an environment for germinating students’ own engineering companies through club activities and functions that assist in bringing students and their ideas into discussions with venture capitalists and help with promoting a better understanding of real world engineering and business/work relationships.
American Indian Science & Engineering Society
President: Nathan Cook
Faculty Advisor: Lynnetta Eyachabbe
Staff Advisor: Dr. Steven Crossley
The American Indian Science & Engineering Society (AISES) is a national organization which nurtures building of community by bridging science and technology with traditional Native values. Through its educational programs, AISES provides opportunities for American Indians and Native Alaskans to pursue studies in science, engineering, and technology arenas. The ultimate goal of AISES is to be a catalyst for the advancement of American Indians and Native Alaskans as they seek to become self-reliant and self-determined members of society.
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Society of Asian Scientists & Engineers
President: My Lam
Faculty Advisor: Benjamin Shiau
Staff Advisor: Jana Jacobs
To provide Asian-American Engineers at the University of Oklahoma the opportunity to explore networking options, academic support, and the ability to maximize their resources around the College of Engineering.
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
Society of Women Engineers
President: Sydney Sprague
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Sezin Kadioglu
Staff Advisor: Tiffany Smith
A STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) society dedicated to the recruitment, retention,and employment of women in STEM fields. Stimulate women to achieve full potential in careers as engineers and leaders, expand the image of the engineering profession as a positive force in improving the quality of life, and demonstrate the value of diversity.
American Society of Mechanical Engineers
AME Graduate Student Community
Co-Chair 1: Rajmohan Muthaiah
Co-Chair 2: Matthew J. Von Gonten
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Farrokh Mistree
To facilitate communication and the free exchange of academic and research interests among Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering graduate students and provide a formal mechanism for our members to have input into the governance of the School of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Oklahoma.
Sigma Gamma Tau
President: Erica King
Faculty Advisor: Dr. David Miller
To recognize and honor those individuals in the field of Aeronautics and Astronautics who have, through scholarship, integrity, and outstanding achievement, been a credit to their profession. The society seeks to foster a high standard of ethics and professional practice and create a spirit of loyalty and fellowship, particularly among students of Aerospace Engineering.
American Institute of Chemical Engineers
President: Trace Youngman
Faculty Advisor: Liangliang Huang
The OU Chapter of AIChE is meant to provide students with information and resources related to chemical engineering and also career endeavors as well as to connect chemical engineering students with faculty and networking opportunities.
Oklahoma Biomedical Engineering Society
President: Cyle Famuliner
Faculty Advisor: Handan Acar
The Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) is a local chapter of a national organization for graduate and undergraduate students currently enrolled or interested in pursuing a career in the BME field. This chapter will provide an environment as well as opportunities to get involved in the BME field through research, study, seminars, etc.
American Society of Civil Engineers
Contact: Brandon Tanksley
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Chris Ramseyer
The American Society of Civil Engineers Student Chapter at the university of Oklahoma was created to assist the development of Civil Engineering students into capable and professional practicing civil engineers. Students are acquainted with team working skills, and opportunities for networking with practicing engineers are provided.
Architectural Engineering Institute
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Chris Ramseyer
To mentor Architecutral Engineers at the University of Oklahoma and promote AEs to potential employers.
President: Emily Avery
Vice-President: Emma Coggin
Advisor: Dr. Harvey
Dedicated to the purpose of maintaining and promoting the status of civil engineering as an ideal profession, Chi Epsilon was organized to recognize the characteristics of the individual civil engineer deemed to be fundamental to the successful pursuit of an engineering career, and to aid in the development of those characteristics in the civil engineering student.
Sooners Without Borders
President: Adella Kuster
Faculty Advisor: Jim Chamberlain
Staff Advisor: Lisa Morales
The mission of Sooners Without Borders is to partner with disadvantaged communities to improve their quality of life through implementation of environmentally, equitable, and economically sustainable engineering projects, while developing internationally responsible students.
Association for Women in Computing
President: MG Hirsch
Faculty Advisor: Virginie Perez Woods
The Association of Women in Computing student group works to create a community for women in technological fields at the University of Oklahoma. We teach and encourage our members to be confident in their abilities despite the social stigma surrounding women in computing.
Computer Science Student Board
President: Robert Monaco
Faculty Advisor: Mohammed Atiquzzaman
The Computer Science Student Board allows for students to take on formal leadership positions within the department. It takes on the organization of social events within department, allowing for student leadership positions and the mobilization of student volunteers. By working with all of the specialized student organizations within the department, we work to increase the diversity of student participation. We give younger students opportunities to form friendships with their community, and it would expose them to student leaders who would act as mentors. Overall, CSSB creates a community of student leaders who are excited to take initiative to continue improving the department.
Computer Science Graduate Student Association
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Mohammed Atiquzzaman
CSGSA exists to promote and improve the academic and social environment for graduate students in the School of Computer Science and the University of Oklahoma and to serve as a platform the graduate students of Computer Science to generate and exchange ideas.
Game Development Association
President: Noah Zemlin
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Deborah Trytten
The purpose of the Organization is to explore video game development and educate interested students in the processes and techniques involved in making a game great. While writing code is a major part of game development, it takes a lot more than just programmers to produce a successful title. We aim to explore game development and educate interested students in the processes and techniques involved in making a game great.
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Faculty Advisor: Dr. Rafal Jabrzemski
Software Studio is a place where you can:
- Work on approved out-of-class projects with state-of-the-art software and hardware tools
- Be a part of collaborative teams
- Gain additional hands-on experience
- Participate in software competitions
- Connect with and learn from professionals in your field
- Contribute to both app and game development
- Enjoy tech talks and seminars
Student Association for Computing Machinery
President: John Tran
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Rafal Jabrzemski
The Association is an international scientific and educational organization dedicated to advancing the art, science, engineering, and application of information technology, serving both professional and public interests by fostering the open interchange of information and by promoting the highest professional and ethical standards.
Computer Science students have opportunities to pursue their education and training beyond the classroom environment. The CS programming teams represent OU in regional and worldwide programming competitions sponsored by the Association for Computing Machinery.
Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers
President: Marc Thibodeau
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Robert Huck
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is a professional association devoted to advancing technological innovation and excellence for all. The IEEE Community offers confrences, technology standards and professional and educational activities.
ECE Graduate Student Society
President: Jesyca Fuenmayor
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Hjalti Sigmarsson
The purpose of Electrical and Computer Engineering Graduate Student Society (ECEGSS) is to support the students of the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) with their academics, in addition to community service, extra-curricular activities, projects, recreation, and cooperation with other student organizations.
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Women in Electrical & Computer Engineering
President: Lauren Lusk
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jessica Ruyle
The purpose of WECE is to reach out and engage women from all levels in the department - from undergraduate to graduate to faculty. This group will foster a network within ECE that will serve professional, social, and academic purposes.
Institute for Operations Research & Management Sciences
Team Lead: Yasser Almoghathawi
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Kash Barker
To encourage interest in the field of operations research and the management sciences, to advance the art and science of OR/MS for the general welfare of mankind, provide a means of communication among people having interest in OR/MS, to update knowledge about the operations research and management science profession, so student members may gain insight in their profession, present a forum of speakers who address OR/MS topics, to promote good fellowship among student members and their professors
Alpha Pi Mu
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Suleyman Karabuk
Alpha Pi Mu is an honors society that recognizes exceptional academic interests, abilities and leadership in the field of industrial engineering. Alpha Pi Mu promotes professional development and activities beneficial to the industrial engineering profession.
American Association of Drilling Engineers
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Subhash Shah
The purpose of the AADE is to provide a forum for the dissemination of practical drilling technology and techniques to those interested in the drilling industry while promoting professionalism and respect with regards to the drilling industry, the environment, and the communities in which the drilling industry operates. The Organization’s primary function is to provide opportunities for students to interact with current drilling professionals while promoting the aforementioned qualities.
Pi Epsilon Tau
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Deepak Devegowda
Pi Epsilon Tau is the national honor society of petroleum engineers. We are a student led organization that promotes a closer bond between its student members and industry, to broaden the scope of activities of members, and to maintain the high ideals and standards of the engineering profession.
Society of Petroleum Engineers
President: Sarah Zink
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Carl Sondergeld
The OU SPE Student Chapter strives to technically enhance our student members while providing networking opportunities for the energy industry. OU SPE maintains an active role on campus by hosting social, philanthropic, and technical events. Our Petrobowl team competes internationally at ATCE and has more championship titles than any other school. We are recognized world-wide by SPE International as a Gold Standard Student Chapter, one of only 26
Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts
President: Jaemin Jang
Faculty Advisor: Chandra Rai
The purpose of the organization is to help the students at the University of Oklahoma learn about the areas of petrophysics and well log analysis. The students will be exposed to the new techniques and ideas in the field of petrophysics and well log analysis through presentations and workshops from professionals in the industry.