Department of Biological Sciences


Biology Student Organizations & Clubs


Aquatic Biology Zoology Society 

Faculty Advisor:  Dr. Jeanette Thomas



Chicago Area Biology Society


Fishing Clubfishing club

Facebook page:  See link upper right corner of Club Webpage

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Faculty Sponsor:  Dr. Tim Spier







Pre-Professional Health Club

Description: This Biology student organization is for all interested students pursuing a career in Medicine, Dentistry, Optometry, Physical Therapy, Chiropractic, Nursing, Veterinary Medicine, or Graduate Studies in related fields.

Faculty Sponsor : Dr. Richard O. Musser

Student President:  Travis J Hohenbery,

E-mail Contact:


ßßß: Tri-Beta

Description: ßßß: Tri-Beta is the Biology Honor's Society. To be a member, a student must major in biology, biology education, or clinical lab science, have completed 46 hours of college credits, and completed at least three biology courses, of which at least one is beyond the 200 level.

Faculty Sponsor : Dr. Shawn Meagher

Student President : Zac Andrew (


WIU NSTA Student Teacher's Association

Description: The National Science Teacher's Association Student chapter is for students interested in science education at the secondary (junior high to high school) level.

Faculty Sponsor : Dr. Laura Barden-Gabbei and Dr. James Rabchuk


Zoology Club

Description: This Biology student organization is for all students interested in Zoology and related fields.

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Ken McCravy

Student President : Jacob Jerome (