The Ohio State University at Lima


Student Groups and Organizations -
Engaging in university life

Student groups and organizations at Ohio State Lima are created by students for any educational purpose that supports the vision and goals of the campus and of the University. They add to your university experience by encouraging the development of interpersonal skills and the expansion of knowledge that will help you prepare to live in a multi-cultural society and to work in a global community. Joining the many opportunities for social, recreational, cultural, and educational activities, you will have fun and create pathways to personal growth and lasting friendships.

Student groups and organizations at Ohio State Lima are open to all eligible students on campus. Faculty, staff, alumni, and partners of students, faculty, staff, and alumni may join as associate members, provided associate members account for no more than 40% of the active membership.

Campus Student Organization Registration Applications

ASL Club

Description: Spread knowledge of deaf community and teach others about the diverse culture that exists everywhere.

Types of Activities: Meetings, social events and concerts

Open To: Ohio State Students

Advisor: Jodi Pierstorff email: pierstorff.2@osu.edu

Asterism: Undergraduate Literary Journal

Description: International Literary Magazine

Statement of purpose: A magazine open to promoting the work of students worldwide.

Open to: Ohio State Students

Advisor: Doug Sutton-RamspeckEmail: sutton-ramspeck.2@osu.edu

Bible Club

Description: Christian Organization

Types of Activities: Meetings and service projects

Statement Purpose: The Bible Club is a faith based club, organized by students to study the bible and explore God’s for our lives.

Advisor: Buddy Reedy email reedy.67@osu.edu

BIO Club

Description: For those with an interest in the biological sciences

Types of Activities: Field trips, informational program, guest speaker, and community service.

Statement of purpose: To encourage the pursuit of a high quality fun biological academic program. To provide students with the opportunity, and enrich in biological academic interest.

Advisor: Lindsey Knappemail: knapp.230@osu.edu

Black Student Union

Activities: This organization gathers and enriches cultural differences.

Statement of purpose: To foster a sense of community for all (minority) students.

Open To: Ohio State Students

Advisor: Temple Patton email: patton .112@osu.edu

Bored Games

Description: The club will meet to play board games and card games.

Statement of purpose: To relieve stress and meet new people.

Open to: Ohio State Students

Advisor: Julie Paxton

Advisor Email: Paxton.17@osu.edu

Buckeyes and Bards

Description: Weekly meetings to play Dungeons and Dragons.

Statement of purpose: To teach anyone willing to learn to play Dungeons and Dragons, and to give any experienced players a community on campus.

Open to: Ohio State Students

Advisor: Scott Fisher

Advisor Email: fisher.24@osu.edu

Buckeye Energy

Description: Workout group

Statement of purpose: A place for us to B.E. strong!

Open to: Ohio State Students

Advisor: Courtney Roeder

Advisor Email: roeder.35@osu.edu

Business Club

Activities: Schedule speakers from community in businesses, sales, organize field trips and stay connect to the Fisher College of Business in Columbus.

Statement Purpose: The business club is for Ohio State students majoring or interested in internships, jobs, travel geared toward business

Open to: Ohio State Students

Advisor: Temple Patton email: patton.112@osu.edu

Campus Activities Board (CAB)

Description: A committee of creative, enthusiastic students who develop, plan and coordinate events on campus.

Types of Activities: movie nights, murder mysteries, and Fall and Spring Fests

Advisor: Amy Livchak email: livchak.2@osu.edu

Education Club

Description: Ohio State education students

Types of Activities: Volunteer, meetings and community projects

Statement of purpose: Promoting education and new knowledge to students, staff and the community

Open to: Ohio State Students

Advisor: Dean Cristolemail: cristol.2@osu.edu

Enginerding

Statement of Purpose: Help engineering students to practive their knowledge by creating projects and to benefit the university.

Open to: Ohio State and Rhodes State students

President: Tian Qiu

Advisor: Anthony Shoup

Improv Club

Description: We meet and play improv games.

Statement of purpose: To allow people to explore their improvisation.

Open to: Ohio State Students

Advisor: Margie Anich

Advisor Email: anich.1@osu.edu

LGBT and Allies Club

Description: LGBT and Allies Club

Types of Activities: Education, support and awareness

Statement of purpose: To spread awareness and provide support for LBGT issues and students

Advisor: Zach Walton email: Walton.485@osu.edu

Magic Club

Description: Teaching and showing magic tricks

Statement of purpose: To share magic with the campus

Open to: Ohio State and Rhodes State Students

Advisor: Mark Kleffner

Advisor Email: kleffner.1@osu.edu

Meme Dream Team

Description: We share memes with each other.

Statement of purpose: To relieve stress and make others laugh.

Open to: Ohio State Students

Advisor: Amy Livchak

Advisor Email: livchak.2@osu.edu

Student Senate

Description: Student Senate

Statement of purpose: The mission of the Ohio State University Lima Student Senate is to represent the student perspective to University Admissions, as well as providing the tools and opportunities necessary for students to grow as leaders in the community

Open to: Ohio State Students

Advisor: Shane McCrory email: Mccrory.6@osu.edu

Paint With Me

Description: A painting club for all

Statement of purpose: To relieve stress and allow students to use their creative abilities.

Open to: Ohio State Students

Advisor: Jaya Casukhela

Advisor Email: casukhela.2@osu.edu

Pokémon Go Club

Description: We are a group of trainers on campus who meet together to do raids.

Statement of purpose: To explore the world of Pokémon as a community.

Open to: Ohio State and Rhodes State Students

Advisor: Steve Borga

Advisor Email: borga.1@osu.edu

Pre-Professional Health Club

Description: This is a club for students who intend to pursue a health related career.

Statement of purpose: to facilitate the journey of reaching a health related career and make it an enjoyable journey.

Open to: Ohio State and Rhodes State Students

Advisor: Dr. Swathi Mohan

Advisor Email: mohan.99@osu.edu

Psych Club

Description: Research based

Types of Activities: fieldtrips, talks and other group experiences, Ohio State Lima's Project: Positivity

Statement of purpose: Psych Club offers opportunities to interact with faculty and students

Advisor: Joe Green email: green.301@osu.edu
Advisor: Samantha Haudenschield email: haudenschield.11@osu.edu

REEDefined

Description: The Ohio State University at Lima’s acapella group

Statement of purpose: To form a community of students on the Ohio State Lima campus through the passion of music and performance.

Open to: Ohio State Students

Advisor: Margaret Young

Advisor Email: young.1661@osu.edu

Social Work Club

Types of Activities: Volunteering and Awareness

Open to: Ohio State Students

Advisor: Carmen Cupples email: cupples.6@osu.edu

Women's Empowerment Club

Statement of Purpose: to foster a comfortable environment that empowers all women

Types of Activities: informal gatherings, self defense training, and body image workshops

Open to: Ohio State and Rhodes State students

Advisors: Dr. Beth Sutton-Ramspeck and Dr. Samantha Haudenschield