Student Organizations

Student organizations participating in the Explore Evolution Theme Semester include:

A&D Life
A&D Life is a student and faculty organization at the University of Michigan whose goals include active and substantive engagement of artistic creative practice with the life sciences. A current project is the upcoming exhibition ENDLESS FORMS: ENGAGING EVOLUTION, from February 24 to March 24, 2006, the WORK exhibition space at 306 South State Street in Ann Arbor. A call for submissions is available at

Biotechnology Education on Campus (BEC)
The mission of BEC is to increase community awareness of biotechnology topics and new advances in the field and to establish a community of active students that strives to educate the public about biotechnology.

Michigan Undergraduate Research Forum
UMURF is a student-run, non-technical research journal whose mission is to build connections between undergraduate and graduate students and the public, as well as among the different academic disciplines, through the publication of non-technical articles in all fields of research.

Multi-cultural Pre-Health Association (MCPHA)
The mission and goal of MCPHA is to educate, enrich, and support University of Michigan undergraduates in health-related fields and issues. The organization has a strong commitment to uniting diverse students of all pre-health studies.

Society of Biology Students
SBS is an organization of undergraduate students at the University of Michigan who share a strong interest in the Biological sciences.

Society of Physics Students
SPS encourages undergraduate research experiences, promotes science literacy and appreciation through physics, communicates with alumni and the community, encourages careers in physics, assists in student recruitment, provides a gateway to other professional societies in physics, and provides opportunities for leadership.

Student Astronomical Society
The purpose of the SAS is to educate students and the public about astronomy, bring together undergraduate astronomy majors, professors, and research opportunities, and further the interest of individuals who are not astronomy majors.

Students Exploring Life Sciences & Society (SELSS)
SELSS is devoted to expanding the undergraduate's role and knowledge in the bioethical field.




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