​​Student Organizations

The School of Business & Economics encourages all of our majors to develop their knowledge and skills outside of traditional classroom settings by joining one of our student organizations.

Sigma Alpha Pi

The National Society of Leadership and Success (Sigma Alpha Pi) is a student organization devoted to developing students into successful leaders for the future.
  • 92% of society members landed the job of their choice upon graduation.
  • 86% of members credit the Society with helping them land the job they wanted.
  • Leadership training ranked as the second most important factor in hiring decisions, trumped only by employee honesty.
  • Leadership development is now considered by many top CEOs to be one of the keys to success in the 21st century.
Visit www.societyleadership.org for more information. 

Society for Human Resource Management

The Society for Human Resource Management offers opportunities for students to interact with business professionals and to develop strong business skills. For more information contact the adviser of SHRM Professor Erv Ziese.

Tentative topics and seminars:
  • ​Practice Interviews
  • Resume Workshop
  • Internship Opportunities
  • Networking Skills
  • Ethical Decisions & Corporate Responsibility 
  • Labor Issues
  • Benefits & Compensation
  • Scholarship Opportunities
  • Sponsored Annual Trip to Lambeau Field
  • Local and State HR Meetings and Conferences 

Economics Club

The purpose of the Economics Club at UWSP is:
  1. Providing educational opportunities outside of the classroom relevant to the subject and field of economics.
  2. Exploring career opportunities in economics and
  3. Providing a governing body allowing students interested in economics and faculty to collaborate.
For more information contact the Econ Club adviser Professor Scott Wallace.