Student Organizations & Chapters
SOIS Student Organizations
The SOIS Student Organizations (SO) were established to improve communication between students, faculty, and the alumni. These are duly authorized organizations registered with the Office of the Dean of Students and administered by an executive committee of students with School advisors.
Doctoral Student Organization
President: Joel DesArmo: (email@example.com) | DSO Advisor: Dr. Iris Xie
Graduate Student Organization
Please Visit the GSO Facebook site for up to date details and events: GSO Facebook page
Undergraduate Student Organization (UG SOISORG)
Student to contact: Casey Hartjes (Hartjes2@uwm.edu) | SOIS Org Advisors: Jim Schultz & Angela SadowskyOfficers:
Casey Hartjes - President
Madeline Jaeger - Vice President
Anthony Jesmok - Secretary
Sienna Bast - Marketing Director
Please Visit the OrgSync site for up to date details and events: sois.uwm.edu/soisorg
UWM Student Association (SA)
The Student Association (SA) is the student government of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. The SA is run by students and for students with a mission of ensuring that student's rights are upheld, promoting a high quality of education that is accessible to all, and enriching the student experience at UWM, through representation, advocacy, and the funding of services and activities that improve student life. For more information please visit: http://studentorgs.uwm.edu/org/sa/home
For any questions, comments, or concerns please contact the current SA SOIS Senator: Casey Hartjes at Hartjes2@uwm.edu
School of Information Studies Program Rep
The SOIS Program Rep is elected by classmates in their academic program to represent their majors for the academic year. If you have a concern or issue that needs to be addressed within your course, your Program Rep can help.
Current Program Rep: Vacant
Focus Group Members: (6) Vacancies
For more information on the Program Reps initiative, please contact the SA SOIS Senator, Casey Hartjes at firstname.lastname@example.org
ALA Student Chapter
The American Library Association and the SOIS have established an ALA Student Chapter. The ALA Student Chapter is currently apart of the Masters Student Organization. For more information about the chapter please contact the President of the Masters Student Organization.
SAA Student Chapter
ASIST Wisconsin Chapter
The American Society for Information Science and Technology sponsors a Wisconsin Chapter. The chapter sponsors lectures and discussions for area professionals and students.
For more information contact:
Dr. Iris Xie, Professor
UWM Campus - Student Activities Office
For additional information on UWM Campus Student Activities and Organizations, please visit the Student Activty Office (SOA) website.