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Below is a sampling of the science-related organizations Dartmouth has to offer undergraduate students. There are many ways to be involved in the sciences at Dartmouth — WISP is only one of them! Please contact the groups individually for more information.
Current Leader: Sean Currey ‘11
Contact & Info: firstname.lastname@example.org, http://engineering.dartmouth.edu/aiaa
Purpose: The Student Branch of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics at Dartmouth was created to provide a place for undergraduates to pursue their love for science and engineering, especially within the field of aerospace. This club helps organize student research and design projects, as well as alert members of scholastic and volunteer opportunities relevant to their interests.
Contact & Info: email@example.com, http://www.dartmouth.edu/~nap/AISES.html
Purpose: The AISES mission is to substantially increase the representation of American Indian and Alaskan Natives in engineering, science and other related technology disciplines.
Meetings: Usually at the Native American House (35 North Main St). Meeting time changes each term so please Blitz the AISES account to be added to our mailing list.
Purpose: The Chemistry Society is an undergraduate academic society that seeks to increase connections among Chemistry majors, and to recruit new students interested in Chemistry.
Current Leader: Dr. Lee Witters (Advisor)
Contact & Info: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~nss/
Purpose: The Nathan Smith Society is a Dartmouth student organization that serves all students interested in the health professions. NSS serves as the central organizing locus for all extracurricular activities related to health and for advice concerning the Dartmouth curriculum.
Current Leaders: Claudine Gregorio ‘11, VP
Purpose: We are a Thayer group that supports women in engineering through fun lunches, and other activities. We meet once a term — Blitz if you’re interested in joining!
Current Leaders: Shreoshi Majumdar ‘10, President; Hannah Payne ‘11, Editor-in-Chief
Contact & Info: firstname.lastname@example.org, http://dujs.dartmouth.edu/
Purpose: The Dartmouth Undergraduate Journal of Science aims to increase scientific awareness within the Dartmouth community by providing an interdisciplinary forum for sharing undergraduate research and enriching scientific knowledge.
Meetings: Thursdays, 9:00 p.m., Kemeny 004
Last Updated: 11/8/10