There are many opportunities for students to become involved in the School of Education and Social Policy. These include:
Organizes or participates in a wide variety of events, including Career Day, networking opportunities, speaker series and film events, crime lab demonstrations and law-enforcement employment presentations.
Kaylee Morin ’18, President
Karen Hayden, Adviser
A professional student organization that works in the community to enhance and enrich the academic, social and career experience of future educators. Activities include panel discussions on the education profession and teacher licensure; outreach to area schools; and seminars on interviewing skills, professionalism and career opportunities.
Christina Lannon ’18, President
Kappa Delta Pi
Kappa Delta Pi, one of the largest and most prestigious educational honor societies in the world, is dedicated to the ideals of fidelity to humanity, service, science and toil. Membership is open to education majors with a 3.50 GPA or higher who have completed at least 20 credits at Merrimack and 12 credits within the School of Education and Social Policy. Members are expected to attend at least two organization meetings, fundraisers or events each year.
Anne Gatling, Faculty Adviser
Alpha Phi Sigma
Alpha Phi Sigma, the national criminal justice honor society, promotes academic excellence, assists in the development of professional and personal leadership among students, provides opportunities for service to the community, and encourages greater communication among members and the entire criminal justice profession. Membership is open to criminology majors and minors who have completed at least the first semester of their sophomore year, taken at least four criminology courses and maintain a 3.40 GPA or above.
Alicia A. Malone, Faculty Adviser
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