Student Organizations


Student Organizations

AKD Honor Society

Alpha Kappa Delta International Sociology Honor Society

A non-secret, democratic, international society of scholars dedicated to the ideal of investigating humanity for the purpose of service. 

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American Correctional Association, NIU Chapter

NIU-ACA is a student organization at Northern Illinois University dedicated to exploring issues in criminal justice, especially corrections.

ACA site >>

Sociologists for Women in Society

SWS promotes social activism, improves the lives of ALL women, connects new scholars with more experiences ones and publishes the GENDER and SOCIETY Journal.

SWS site >>        Find NIU SWS on Facebook

Sociology Student Advisory Council

SSAC is the Student Sociology Club.  The club meets regularly throughout the year and is the official voice of sociology students to the department and NIU.  The club typically helps organize a community service project each year and helps coordinate Sociology Week and other student-centered activities.   Jack King, Sociology Internship Coordinator, supervises club activities. 

2012 Habitat for Humanity

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