UCSD Student Organizations 2015-2016

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American Advertising Federation at UCSD (AdWave)

The American Advertising Federation at UCSD (Adwave) provides an educational and professional platform for students to develop their abilities for an advertising and/or marketing career. We aim to inspire and bring together the brightest and most creative minds at UCSD.

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American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)

To promote interest in the field of aeronautics and astronautics.

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American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)

To provide chemical engineering students with the most beneficial experience at UCSD through industry, career-building, and social events. We seek to promote academic, social, and professional growth for the chemical engineering community.

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American Society of Mechanical Engineers

We will provide students with opportunities to meet with members of the mechanical engineering community and offer involvement in our two main project teams, the Human Powered Submarine Team and the Sample Return Robot/Rover Team.

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APD Consulting Club at UCSD

The APD Consulting Club at UCSD has the following objectives: • To inform graduate-level students about possible careers in consulting • Prepare graduate-level students to attain consulting jobs • Provide a career building resource focused on consulting • Create an alumni network of advanced professional degree consultants from UCSD

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Area 110

The purpose of the club is to provide a semi-professional environment for students of all fields to gain experience in working on a project in hopes of encouraging entrepreneurship, gaining experience in teamwork, exposing members to applications of creative software development and design, and developing skills of all fields by applying school lessons to a real world product.

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Association of Energy Engineers

The Association of Energy Engineers is a 501(c) (6) nonprofit professional organization that specializes in training, membership development, chapter development, and certification for professionals practicing in the fields of energy management, renewable energy and green buildings. The goal of AEE is to foster cooperative action in advancing the common purposes of its members and to promote activities designed to enable the industry to be conducted with the greatest economy and efficiency. The student chapter aims to follow the mission of the national chapter and creates networking opportunities for undergraduate students to interact with energy professionals.

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Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES)

To foster the growth of students interested in biomedical engineering through professional development and the mutual engaging of industry, alumni, and the local community.

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Business Council

Business Council is a non-profit organization created to connect the UC San Diego business community through the collaboration of organizations, students, faculty, and alumni by providing resources to foster the growth and development of professionalism.

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Chem-E-Car Project

Chem-E-Car Project aims to provide chemical engineering students with the opportunity to participate in a team-oriented hands-on design and construction of a small chemical powered model car. In addition, it helps increase awareness of the chemical engineering discipline among the general public, industry leaders, educators and other students.

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Chinese Business Society

The purpose of founding this organization is intended to construct a business society which is to help Chinese students to get more first hand information about their future career paths in the U.S.. The goal of this organization is to construct various network opportunities with professionals who possess specific background in business such as (Finance, Consulting, Accounting and Investment Banking.) in order to obsess abundant first-hand information. We are trying to bound the UCSD alumni circle and maximizing the utilities of it in order to make our graduates have grandiose future. The organization will do the best to provide networking opportunities with people from different industries, resume workshops, mock interviews, panel discussion, scholar seminars and other activities for students who demonstrates the strong interest in related area.

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Delta Sigma Pi

Delta Sigma Pi is a professional fraternity organized to foster the study of business in universities; to encourage scholarship, social activity and the association of students for their mutual advancement by research and practice; to promote closer affiliation between the commercial world and students of commerce, and to further a higher standard of commercial ethics and culture and the civic and commercial welfare of the community.

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Design at UCSD

To create and foster an interdisciplinary community of human-centered design-minded students, including those interested in Cognitive Science, User Experience, Interaction Design, Human Computer Interaction, Ubiquitous Computing, and Design Thinking in general. To provide workshops, lectures, a design space, support for design competition entries, networking opportunities, and real-world projects for those interested in the aforementioned fields; to be a vehicle to propel students in the direction of their respective goals, whether they be to enter industry, pursue academia, or to just learn more about design; and to forge/maintain connections with alumni, local communities, and companies.

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Engineers for a Sustainable World

ESW-UCSD’s Vision: We envision a worldwide era of sustainability in which all communities cooperate to achieve lasting environmental, social, and economic prosperity. ESW-UCSD’s Mission: Our mission is to bring communities together to develop, implement, and share sustainable technologies and practices worldwide.

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Engineers Without Borders at UCSD

Engineers Without Borders--UCSD Chapter is a non-profit organization dedicated to the betterment of developing communities around the world through the design, implementation, and construction of sustainable projects that fit the need of the community. Our goal is to establish an on-going relationship with these developing communities and to teach them the necessary skills to maintain the facilities and structures that we leave them with.

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Entrepreneur Challenge

The purpose of the UC San Diego Entrepreneur Challenge is to encourage the development of promising ideas and technologies into value generating enterprises. The competition brings together multi-disciplinary teams of engineers, scientists, and business-minded students with local area entrepreneurs and professionals.

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Eta Kappa Nu

To connect students to career enhancing opportunities in academia and industry and nurture their development into respectable, professional engineers.

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Financial Professionals Network

Build UC San Diego's presence within the industry of high finance through mentorships with established alumni.

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Future Business Leaders of America - Phi Beta Lambda

Mission Statement: To bring business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs.

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Global China Connection

Global China Connection (GCC) recognizes the increasing integration of economies and communication worldwide, especially in America and China. We hope to not only educate our peers to be aware of these increasing ties but also promote the cooperation between these different cultures. Moreover, we want to introduce opportunities for American and Chinese students to jointly experience and explore the vast possibilities of collaboration between the super powers of the world.

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Global Medical Brigades

Global Medical Brigades (GMB) is a secular, international network of university clubs that travel to developing countries to perform health care in communities without access to medicine otherwise. GMB delivers a holistic model for sustainable health through rigorous needs assessments, sponsoring referrals to those with needs beyond our capacity, keeping accurate electronic patient records, and working to improve the water and overall public health infrastructures of the villages we serve.

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HMP3 Peer Mentor Program

The HMP3 Peer Mentor Program is designed to provide its members with unique community service opportunities, career advice and insight, and valuable mentoring experiences. It is meant to foster professional relationships that will lead to academic and career-based success. This cooperation amongst undergraduate peers will eventually lead to a greater solidarity and intellectual camaraderie in the UCSD community.

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Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (IEEE)

To build technical skills, professional skills, and social connections by applying engineering outside the classroom.

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International Society of Pharmaceutical Engineers (ISPE)

Our purpose is to bring professional development to students in the pharmaceutical, biotechnological, and related industries. Thus our members will be offered resume/interview building workshops, networking events with industry professionals, industry tours, discussion panels, and much more.

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National Society of Black Engineers

To increase the number of culturally responsible black engineers who succeed academically, excel professionally and positively impact the community.

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National Society of Leadership and Success

The National Society of Leadership and Success, Sigma Alpha Pi, is a leadership honor society. As an organization dedicated to building leaders who make a better world, the Society is a community where like-minded, success-oriented individuals come together to learn from and support one another. The Society was founded on the core belief that we accomplish more together than we would achieve alone. Members are provided with professional leadership training, helping them achieve their goals and gain a competitive edge in the employment market.

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Phi Alpha Delta

Pre-Professional Fraternity (pre-law). The purpose of this Fraternity shall be to form a strong bond uniting students and teachers of the law with members of the Bench and Bar in a fraternal fellowship designed to advance the ideals of liberty and equal justice under law; to stimulate excellence in scholarship; to inspire the virtues of compassion and courage; to foster integrity and professional competence; and to promote the welfare of its members.

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Phi Delta Epsilon

To prepare our members for a career in health and to promote fraternity amongst our members

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Pre Law Society

UCSD’s Pre-Law Society is a non-profit organization. It’s purpose is to give its members a wide variety of information as well as offer resources for students interested in attending law school. The officers of this organization are chosen both through an election and appointment process by current officers; they are chosen based on their leadership abilities and desire to further the organization. The organization also hold’s a minimum of one formalized meeting a quarter, with the potential for

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Pre-Pharmacy Society (PPS)

Pre-Pharmacy Society is an organization that promotes the career of pharmacy through a variety of resources that include workshops, volunteer opportunities, guest speakers, and networking to compliment the interests of our members. Our main objectives are to better prepare our members for pharmacy school admission and to learn and explore the multitude of career options for pharmacists. While providing essential information to our members, PPS also strives to make the club as fun as possible for our members.

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Pre-Veterinary Student Association at UCSD (PVSA)

This non-profit organization is dedicated to introducing the idea to veterinary medicine to interested students, providing peer networking and support for pre-veterinary students, and to offer opportunities to gain experience in the veterinary field. To guide pre-veterinary students and help them make informed decisions about their goals in the field of veterinary medicine.

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Prototype

This club is a Transdisciplinary Project Design Club and a Pre-professional Club. Basically the core aim of this Club is to integrate different majors together and promote wholesome development in analytical skills, design, teamwork, leadership and a world-view outlook. In our Club, we put people who are of different majors in a team and make them work together on a project. This leads to some understanding of skills and concepts from a major other than yours.

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Society for Women in Graduate Studies in Chemistry and Biochemistry

The purpose of our group is to build a network amongst the graduate students within the Chemistry and Biochemistry Department to foster professional development and to address issues that affect women in the fields of chemistry and biochemistry. We aim to generate constructive discussion on various topics such as career planning and professional negotiation tactics, as well as personal issues such as staying motivated and addressing grievances. We also aim to positively impact graduate student well-being by providing encouragement and emotional support and by advising fellow students on practical matters related to their current work.

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Society of Asian Scientists & Engineers at UCSD

The Chapter is committed to preparing members for success in the global business world, celebrating diversity, and contributing back to the community. The objectives and goals of the Chapter shall be to: 1. Support and develop programs that provide for the advancement of Asian heritage scientists and engineers. This goal shall be implemented by: -Career Workshops -Seminars and Symposia that focus on bettering the employability of members by bolstering the soft skills of members, working on their resumes, and teaching interview skills. 2. Develop and support programs that aid Asian heritage scientists and engineers who are actively seeking careers. -Interactions with potential employers -Tutoring/Curriculum assistance -Mentoring programs 3. Provide a forum for professional development and for the connection with entrepreneurial opportunities. 4. Inform the public of contributions and advancement made by Asian heritage scientists and engineers in newsletters and awards ceremonies.

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Society of Automotive Engineers

To equip up and coming engineers and entrepreneurs with fundamental skills in: design, design for manufacture, data acquisition, cost reduction, cost-benefit analysis, project management, technical writing, marketing, and communication through the lens of building a formula style race car. The FSAE competition itself involves the design and development of a proposed prototype formula style race car that is then taken to one or more of the nine international events hosted by SAE International to be raced against universities from around the world. The multi-faceted competition is composed of static and dynamic events and truly challenges students to meet the grueling demands of the project overall.

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Society of Civil and Structural Engineers

This Society is established for the following purpose: To supplement the engineering education of University of California, San Diego students, to promote the personal and professional development of its members, and to improve the community of which we are part through outreach and community service.

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Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers

Mission SHPE changes lives by empowering the Hispanic community to realize their fullest potential and impacts the world through STEM awareness, access, support and development. Vision SHPE's vision is a world where Hispanics are highly valued and influential as the leading innovators, scientists, mathematicians and engineers.

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Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

To promote women in engineering and STEM fields.

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Student Society for Medical Ethics

Student Society for Medical Ethics serves as a forum for members of the UCSD community to discuss current and historical issues in biomedical ethics. Undergraduate and graduate medical students and others interested discuss ethical challenges, investigate the history and literature of medicine, and foster student-faculty interactions. SSME provides students, faculty and staff with an opportunity to present clinical case studies and engage their peers in fruitful discourse.

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Students for the Exploration and Development of Space

SEDS is an independent, student-based organization which promotes the exploration and development of space. SEDS believes in a space-faring civilization and that focusing the enthusiasm of young people is the key to our future in space.

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Teachers 4 Change: EDS Graduate Student Organization

Teachers 4 change is an EDS graduate student organization that aims to bridge the multiple subject and single subject cohorts in order to build social and professional networks.

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Theta Tau

The purpose of Theta Tau is to build a strong fraternal bond and maintain high standards of professionalism among fellow members. Theta Tau aims to provide its members the social and professional development necessary to succeed during and after their college years.

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Triton Consulting Group

To create business leaders in the UCSD community by engaging students in the consulting sector with real-life applications and professional development.

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Triton Engineering Student Council

TESC wants to develop engineers who exhibit leadership through excellence in all aspects of life: - Prepare students for, and connect them with, professional opportunities; - Coordinate, and collaborate with, engineering student organizations; - Create and maintain a vibrant community for engineering students; and - Champion engineering and engineers in the school, community, and beyond.

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Triton Entrepreneurs

(formerly Pathways Ventures) get inspired. get started. get BIG.

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Undergraduate Accounting Society

To promote UCSD's accounting program and provide career insight and opportunities for prospective undergraduate students.

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Undergraduate Business Network (formerly Undergraduate Business Association)

Undergraduate Business Network is a pre-professional student organization that strives to be a resource for undergraduate students who are interested in the field of business. By providing mentorship, networking opportunities, and workshops for essential business skills, UBN offers valuable career development at the University of California, San Diego. Despite the diverse set of majors and career goals that members pursue, the organization consists of driven individuals who are united by a common interest in business. UBN is a non-profit student organization.

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Undergraduate Communication Society at UCSD

The Undergraduate Communication Society (UCS) is an organization run by and for students interested in communication. The UCS conducts career panels, field trips (in which we are not responsible for member's transportation and utilize public transportation throughout San Diego) and social events for members, often including alumni and guest speakers from the communication field.

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Undergraduate Investment Society

To empower students with financial knowledge.

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Undergraduate Women in Computing at UCSD

WIC is a non-profit student organization committed to fostering a supportive and informative environment for women in the Computer Science and Engineering department through technical, professional development, and social events. We also focus on high school outreach programs to bring more young women into the field. Keynote speakers, career fair information, interview preparation, and awareness about relevant CS conferences are few of the opportunities that will be provided for our members.

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United Scientists, Engineers, and Mathematicians (UNISEM)

UNISEM is a non-political, non-religious, non-profit organization focused on the following mission: As a student organization geared towards preparing students in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics for success in their future careers, UNISEM’s goal is to provide stimulating leadership, intellectual, and real life work opportunities by intertwining all STEM disciplines.

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USGBC Student Group

To transform students of UC San Diego into sustainable professionals by providing practical experiences and developing behaviors leading to a sustainable campus, nation, and world.

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