Student Organizations

Registered Student Organizations

BGSU Firelands offers a wide variety of dynamic student organizations which reflect the interests of the student body.  The following list is comprised of organizations which have recently been active on the BGSU Firelands campus. New members are always welcome. To discover more information about any of these organizations, please contact the listed advisor or the Student & Campus Activities Office.

Co-Advisors: Brigitte Green-Churchwell ( and Kathy DeHaan-Hunter (

For inquiries to schedule the Acapella Chorus, please contact Student and Campus Activities via or 419-372-0621

Co-Advisors: Dr. Kate Dailey ( and Fred Palchick (

Advisor: Dr. Ram Veerapaneni (

Advisor: Brigitte Green-Churchwell (

Co-Advisor: Dr. Sue Ellen McComas ( and Dr. Raymond Schuck (

Co-Advisors: Jaclyn McLean ( and Tamara May (

Advisor: Dr. Michelle Brodke (

Co-Advisors: Dr. Theodore Bach ( and Hossein Gharanfoli (

Advisor: Dr. Stephanie Walls (


Co-Advisors: Julie Hamann ( and Tracy McGinley (

Co-Advisors: PJ Mays ( and Jacqueline Holland 

Co-Advisors: Sarah Carver ( and Dr. Dilum De Silva (

Co-Advisors: Sylvia E. Hermo-Fedro ( and Valerie Glowacki (

Co-Advisors: Jaclyn McLean (, Dr. Ram Veerapaneni (, Dr. Dan Kelly ( and Dr. Subhalakshmi Nagarajan (

Advisor: Dr. Andy Kurtz (

Advisor: Cara Vickery (


Advisor: Dr. Sue Ellen McComas (

Advisor: Dr. Stephanie Walls (

Advisor: David Gilmore:

The Student Theatre Guild is active in the BGSU Firelands College Theatre, the Caryl Crane Children's Theatre, as well as other campus and community events. We regularly organize fundraisers for new equipment and supplies for the theatre or to purchase performance rights as well as present and perform at various events on campus.

Our Mission

"to increase interest, foster achievement and recognize the accomplishments in all of the allied arts and crafts of the speech activities program. "

What You Could Do

  • Broadcasting activities
  • Firelands presentations and productions
  • Student Speaker's Bureau
  • Reader's theatre productions
  • Coordination of speech and theatre events at BGSU Firelands


S.A.O.-T. has a regular general meeting every Friday (except BGSU holidays) at 12:30 pm in the James H. McBride Auditorium.

Advisor: Karen Black (

 About VCTO

Visual Communications Technology Organization at Firelands College (or VCTO) is a blend of visual arts. It deals with photography, print, movies, television, graphics, multimedia design, and display just to name a few. VCTO is composed of students who are interested in the field of Visual Communication Technology. It serves as an outlet for students to further develop, and serve the campus community within the field of visual communication.

Join Us

If you like any of these things, then this is your club. VCTO is always looking for new members. We as a club try to find some of the most interesting and exciting exhibit's, show's, web sites, trades show's and even job's for are members to go see or get involved in. We know that everyone has a life outside of school and work so we try to work around our members’ schedules as much as possible.

Advisor: Dr. Cindy Miglietti (