Human Ecology - Student Resources

 

Director:
Dr. Ethel Jones
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Student Organizations

 

Louisiana Tech Student Dietetic Association (SDA)

All dietetic students and students with an interest in nutrition are encouraged to join the Louisiana Tech Student Dietetic Association. Programs and projects are planned to promote professional development of members and to encourage networking with practicing dietitians. SDA has established a scholarship for eligible freshmen/sophomore dietetic students. For more information, contact Mrs. Dawn Erickson, Faculty Advisor at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Merchandising and Consumer Studies Club

The Merchandising Club promotes activities related to understanding careers in merchandising and consumer studies. Projects include field trips and guest speakers. An interest in merchandising and/or consumer studies plus payment of dues are the criteria for membership. For more information, contact Dr. Kathleen Heiden, Faculty Advisor, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Child Life Student Association (CLSA)

Membership in the Child Life Student Association is available to any student enrolled at Louisiana Tech University having designated Family and Child Studies as his/her major field of study. Students in this major, and particularly those in the Child Life concentration area, are encouraged to join the Association to learn more about the role of Child Life Specialists in health care settings; to promote the Child Life curriculum on campus; and to network with other students, faculty, and Child Life professionals. Our members attend monthly meetings with guest speakers and participate in community service activities, fund raising activities, and other special events. Visit the website at Child Life Student Association. For more information, contact Mrs. Anita Pumphrey, Faculty Advisor, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Kappa Omicron Nu (KON)

Kappa Omicron Nu is a national Human Ecology honor society. The Louisiana Tech University chapter was established in 1976. Programs are held throughout the year to help members grow professionally in the areas of scholarship, leadership, and research. Students with over 45 hours credit fulfilling the requirements of a Bachelor's degree with a major in Human Ecology who have maintained a "B" average and who are in the top 25% of their class are eligible for membership. A student must have earned at least 12 hours in human ecology courses at Louisiana Tech to be eligible for consideration. For more information, contact Dr. Julie Rutledge at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Louisiana Tech Student Council on Family Relations (LTSCFR)

The Louisiana Tech Student Council on Family Relations (LTSCFR) was founded in 2001 as an affiliate of the National Council on Family Relations. LTSCFR strives to offer students in Family and Child Studies opportunities for professional growth through scholarship, professional socialization, and opportunities for service. Each year the organization helps to sponsor students' attendance at professional meetings. LTSCFR strives to provide opportunities for students to learn about professions for Family and Child Studies majors. Contact Dr. Heather McCollum at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , for more information about LTSCFR.

 

Student Louisiana Early Childhood Association (SLAECA)

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