Bellin College prides itself in attracting highly engaged students that through education and experience, develop themselves into future leaders in the healthcare professions. One way students can gain opportunities for involvement is by joining any one of the College’s student organizations.
Bellin College students may also participate in social and extracurricular activities on the campus where they are enrolled for general education courses.
Student organizations offer activities, fundraisers, meetings and events that are open to all students to attend.
Student Ambassadors are a select group of students who work with various College departments such as admissions, marketing, advancement, office of the president and Student Services to promote the College. Ambassadors assist with College-wide events, such as information sessions, campus visits, summer camps, commencement and other designated College and community functions.
Want to be a Student Ambassador? Contact:
Amanda McCullough email@example.com or at
Bellin College Impact
Bellin College Impact promotes a stigma-free environment regarding mental health awareness and suicide prevention. This club is designed for college students who desire to better understand and advocate for suicide prevention and mental awareness while making suicide a talkable topic.
Bellin College InterVarsity (BCIV)
BCIV is a Christian-based group that focuses on learning how to incorporate spirituality into the care of our patients as well as continue to develop our own personal relationship with God. The group is open to all Bellin students and faculty, meeting weekly for bible study as well as for monthly THRIVE meetings featuring speakers on different spirituality topics. BCIV also reaches out to the community in service opportunities.
For more information, please contact Lynn Murphy at firstname.lastname@example.org, or (920) 433-6681.
Bellin Student Nurses Association (BSNA)
The Bellin Student Nurses Association (BSNA) is a pre-professional organization for Bellin student nurses. The organization participates in community service activities aimed at improving healthcare and educating the public. Collaborative relationships with nursing professionals and healthcare organizations are encouraged through membership. BSNA is a constituent of the Wisconsin Student Nurses Association (WSNA) at the state level and the National Student Nurses Association (NSNA) at the national level. The goal is to improve the nursing profession. Membership in BSNA is voluntary. Yearly dues are required for membership.
For more information, please contact:
Julie Lamal at email@example.com or (920) 433-6625.
This organization serves to promote acceptance of the LGBTQ+ community throughout Bellin College and in healthcare. It supports social-justice-based education, resources, programming, and encouragement for students across the spectrums of gender and sexuality. Beyond the Rainbow provides a safe space where members of the LGBTQ+ community and allies are free to express themselves in a non judgmental environment. The organization empowers all to become agents of change in the healthcare field through service projects, campus events, and networking.
For more information, please contact:
Chad Dall at firstname.lastname@example.org or (920) 433-6691.
Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) – Open School Chapter for Health Professions
The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Open School for Health Professions is an inter-professional education community that gives participants the skills to become change agents in healthcare improvement. The IHI Open School offers a range of online courses in the areas of quality improvement, patient safety, and leadership. Each course takes approximately one to two hours to complete and consists of several lessons. Certificates are offered after completion.
The IHI – Open School Chapter of Bellin College provides a forum to support initiatives focused on quality and safety. Students are encouraged to join and become a part of an exciting opportunity for networking and learning about how to provide safe, quality care to patients with students at the national and international level. Each academic year, chapter officers are elected by the organization members. Participation is free to students.
For more information, please do hesitate to contact Bellin College IHI Open School Chapter leader, Sherri Hanrahan at email@example.com or (920) 433-6623
Kappa Pi-at-Large Chapter
The Kappa Pi Chapter at Large of Sigma Theta Tau is a professional organization that evolved in order to foster an environment in which professional development, scholastic achievement and advancement of nursing is nurtured through research. Honor society membership is by invitation to nursing program juniors and seniors who meet the academic and leadership eligibility requirements, as well as community leaders in nursing and students pursuing a master’s, Post-Graduate, or doctoral degree.
For more information, contact Alicia Burgess at firstname.lastname@example.org or (920) 712-6503.
Student Governance Committee
The Student Governance Committee is comprised of student leaders from the Bellin College student organizations. The purpose of this committee is to provide a forum for student input regarding student life, student services and to make recommendations for change. The committee encourages student participation in College activities, facilitates student community service and coordinates student organization fundraising.
For more information, please contact Benny Rieth at email@example.com or (920) 433-6656
All students are members of the Bellin College Student Senate Organization. This organization provides a means for students to organize and actively participate in the decision-making related to student life. There is a nominal fee charged per year, payable each semester from student fees. Fees are often used to support many of the all-College social activities. In addition to elected senate officers, each class elects’ members to serve as senate class representatives.
Wisconsin Omega of Lambda Nu Medical Imaging Honor Society
The Omega Chapter at Large of Lambda Nu is a professional organization that fosters academic scholarship, promotes research in the imaging sciences field and recognizes exemplary scholarship. Honor Society membership is by invitation to medical imaging juniors and seniors with a 3.5 GPA and community leaders in medical imaging.