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Clubs and Organizations

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Student organizations are an important part of FIU and the College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts. They provide students with a variety of opportunities not always found as part of the classroom experience, while allowing members to develop interpersonal, organizational, and leadership skills in a creative and supportive environment.

Architecture, Interior Architecture & Landscape ArchitectureArt + Art HistoryCommunicationMusic

American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS)

An independent, nonprofit, student-run organization dedicated to providing unmatched programs, information, and resources on issues critical to architectural education. The mission of the AIAS is to promote excellence in architectural education, training, and practice; to foster an appreciation of architecture and related disciplines; to enrich communities in a spirit of collaboration; and to organize students and combine their efforts to advance the art and science of architecture.

aias.fiuchapter@gmail.com

Facebook: AIAS FIU Chapter https://www.facebook.com/aiasfiu

Instagram: @aias_fiu http://instagram.com/aias_fiu

Alpha Rho Chi

Alpha Rho Chi is a co-ed, social and professional fraternity for students of architecture and the allied arts. With chapters all over the country, Alpha Rho Chi is the largest Social Professional Architecture fraternity in the United States. Located at Florida International University, Miami Florida, we welcome students from the College of Architecture and the Arts to become a part of our family, although all majors are welcome with an interest in architecture and the allied arts. Over the course of a year we are involved in various activities on and off campus including lectures, workshops, philanthropic events and much more.

apxnicon.fiu@gmail.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NiconChapterOfAlphaRhoChi/info

Twitter: https://twitter.com/nicon_apx

Website: http://www.apxnicon.com

National Organization of Minority Architect Students (NOMA)

The National Organization of Minority Architect Students at FIU is here to provide students with another avenue that will allow various cultures within a specific career to unite. We give students an opportunity to create relationships with both architect students and professionals throughout the nation. We participate mostly in social gatherings, informational seminars, and competitions. The ultimate goal in having this organization, is to inspire students to continue pursuing their career goals while simultaneously allowing their culture to influence their work in an innovative way.

nomas@fiu.edu

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nomasfiu

Twitter: https://twitter.com/NOMAS_FIU

Instagram: http://instagram.com/NOMAS_FIU

Tau Sigma Delta Honor Society

Tau Sigma Delta was established to provide a national collegiate honor society open to students of all American colleges and universities with accredited professional programs in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, and all of the Allied Arts and professions. Its mission is to celebrate excellence in scholarship, to stimulate intellectual and creative achievement, and to recognize those students who attain high scholastic standing in their respective design disciplines.

Faculty Advisor: Professor Marilys Nepomechie: Marilys.Nepomechie@fiu.edu

International Interior Design Association (IIDA)

The mission of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) Florida International University Campus Center is to provide an environment for the mutual development and exchange of knowledge within the University between Students, Educators, Administration and Design Professionals.

(646) 305-5404 or iidafiu@gmail.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/iidafiucampuscenter

Instagram: https://instagram.com/iida_fiu/

American Institute of Architecture Students

The mission of the American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) is: To promote excellence in architecture education, training and practice. We celebrate our membership in several ways. Members of the AIAS have the opportunity to have their work published in CRIT, Journal of the AIAS the only international journal devoted to the work and critical thoughts of architecture students.

aias.fiuchapter@gmail.com

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/aiasfiu

Instagram: http://www.facebook.com/aiasfiu

American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)

ASLA is committed to provide students with the necessary tools and resources to help them in their pursuit of being a landscape architect.

fiu.asla@gmail.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FiuAslaStudentChapter

Fine Arts Student Association

Join a club that makes a difference and creates an artistic community. Any student who is a visual or performing arts major can join FASA.

Official meetings are held in W-1 (sculpture studio) the second Tuesday of every month at 7:00 pm.

305-348-2901

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1498562753742162/

 

Lambda Pi Eta (LPH)

LPH is the National Communication Association’s official honor society at four-year colleges and universities. As an accredited member of the Association of College Honor Societies (ACHS), Lambda Pi Eta has active chapters at four-year colleges and universities worldwide. LPH represents what Aristotle described in The Rhetoric as three ingredients of persuasion: logos (Lambda); pathos (Pi); and ethos (Eta). Lambda Pi Eta recognizes, fosters and rewards outstanding scholastic achievement while stimulating interest in the communication discipline.

http://www.natcom.org/lambdapieta/

http://carta.fiu.edu/comm-arts/admissions/honor-society/

FIU Debate Team

The FIU Debate Team competes in parliamentary debate against the nation’s leading forensic teams. In addition to traveling and representing FIU at debate tournaments, the FIU Debate team also hosts public issue forums on current events. The Team is a critical component in FIU’s mission to teach and develop global leaders.

tlakin@fiu.edu

http://www.facebook.com/groups/8556167850

TEDxFIU Club

TEDxFIU Club at FIU brings together students who are interested in public speaking. Primary purpose of the club is to give its members a chance to work together to prepare a TEDxFIU talk, practice the speech, and perfect it. Besides TEDxFIU talks, the club also engages in various activities; such as speech viewings and analysis, speech competitions, and practicing different types of speech, which help the members become effective public speakers and public speech consumers.

tedxclub@fiu.edu

Facebook:

http://facebook.com/tedxfiu

Miami Coalition for the Homeless Speakers’ Bureau

In an effort led by Joann Brown, the Miami Coalition for the Homeless partnered with FIU to teach formerly homeless individuals public speaking skills. From speech writing to message delivery, FIU students work with members of the Miami Coalition for the Homeless and through these efforts increase community awareness and sensitivity of important issues related to homelessness.

CommArts@fiu.edu

Electro-Acoustic Research Society (EARS)

Coordinates numerous activities, such as guest lectures, concerts, and festivals (including the FEASt Festival) related to electro-acoustic music. The scope of the group’s activities is diverse, embracing a wide variety of musical styles for performance and discussion.

https://earscast.wordpress.com

Faculty Advisor: Jacob Sudol jacob.sudol@gmail.com

FIU Guitar Club

Open to all FIU students.

Could not find contact details or info

Kappa Kappa Psi

A fraternal organization that promotes the advancement of college and university bands through dedicated service and support to bands; comprehensive education; leadership opportunities; and recognition; for the benefit of its members and society.

Could not find contact details or info on FIU chapter

National Association for Music Education

The only association that addresses all aspects of music education.

http://carta.fiu.edu/music/academics/programs/music-education/me-undergraduate/

Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia

Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia is the world’s oldest and largest secret national fraternal society in music. Sinfonia was born on October 6, 1898, at the New England Conservatory in Boston, when a group of thirteen young men under the guidance of Ossian Everett Mills “to consider the social life of the young men students of that institution [and] to devise ways and means by which it might be improved.” Sinfonia became a national fraternity on October 6, 1900, with the admission of a group of men at the Broad Street Conservatory in Philadelphia. For over a century, Sinfonians in nearly every field of study and professional endeavor have transformed music in America.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FIUSinfonians

Sigma Alpha Iota

Sigma Alpha Iota International Music Fraternity’s mission statement is to encourage, nurture, and support the art of music. The vision of Sigma Alpha Iota International Music Fraternity is to be recognized through-out the world as the foremost fraternity that supports and encourages women musicians of all ages, races, and nationalities. SAI supports and promotes successful and innovative educational programs in music for all stages of life, cultivates excellence in musical performance, and strives to recognize technological advances in the field of music.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lorosesofsai

Student National Association of Teacher of Singing (SNATS)

An extension of the National Association of Teachers of Singing with the intention of advancing knowledge about the association and the professions of teaching and singing.

Could not find contact info for FIU chapter.

For a comprehensive list of campus-wide student organizations, please click here.