Better Together is an interfaith group on campus that seeks to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for students from diverse religious and non-religious traditions. In connection with the national Interfaith Youth Core, Better Together connects students across campuses nation-wide to foster interfaith cooperation and social justice work. We hope to promote pluralism and intersectionality through educational events, coordination with other Southwestern campus organizations, meet-ups and service projects.
Meetings: Thursdays, 11:30am, Lois Perkins Chapel
Contact: Leanne Johnson
Advisor: Megan Danner
CATHOLIC STUDENT ASSOCIATION (CSA)
Catholic Student Association’s goal is to promote Catholic education, provide insight about the Catholic religion to students and provide Mass on campus to the Southwestern community.
Contact: Mariana Quetzeri
Advisor: Megan Danner
FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN ATHLETES (FCA)
FCA’s goal is to present the challenge and adventure of receiving the truth of Jesus Christ as our Lord and Savior. FCA meets every Wednesday at 9pm in the McCombs ballroom, and we welcome athletes AND non-athletes!
Meetings: Wednesdays, 9pm, McCombs Ballrooms
Contact: Josiah Minnifield
Advisor: Anna Castillo
MUSLIMS AND ALLIES
Muslims and Allies exists to teach members and the student body about Islam, its followers and history; to create a better understanding in the community about the Muslim people; to support Muslim and non-Muslim students as they learn more about Islam.
Contact: Zeynep Guven
Advisor: Banafsheh Madaninejad
SIGMA PHI LAMBDA (PHI LAMB)
Phi Lamb is a non-Panhellenic Christian Sorority. We are a group of women that take great joy in serving the Lord and growing in fellowship with each other. We meet multiple times a week to worship, play games, give devotionals, pray, as well as many other activities. Phi Lamb is a welcoming organization where girls can express their spirituality and feel comfortable to be themselves. This organization is understanding of busy schedules and tries to work with girls to maintain their membership as best as possible.
Contact: Susan Wright
Advisor: Erin Crockett
YoungLife College is a program of YoungLife especially for college students. Leaders host small groups and clubs for all ages of college students, campus-wide events, and offer opportunities for students to become YoungLife leaders themselves. YoungLife College leaders on the SU campus work to love and see people for who they are, because someone first loved and saw them, and aim to create genuine and lasting relationships with the people in their community.
Contact: Sydney Hubbard
Advisor: Glenn Schwab
DON’T SEE WHAT YOU’RE LOOKING FOR?
Our Chaplain is always ready to guide students of all faiths in establishing an organization for pursuit of their own spirituality. We need to know from students when there is a group ready to get going! If you are a student interested in organizing new groups or have additional ideas, contact the Office of Spiritual and Religious Life.
INACTIVE STUDENT RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS
A.M. Levy Jewish Student Association
Canterbury of SU (Episcopal Student Group)
Methodist Student Movement
Kappa Upsilon Chi (Christian Men’s Fraternity)
Lutheran Student Movement