University of ArizonaNorton School of Family and Consumer Sciences


Student Organizations

Norton School Students

To develop focused and practical team-building, community service, and presentation skills , the Norton School boasts  an number of organized clubs that offer students the opportunity to apply what they learn in the classroom to real-world experiences.

Terry J. Lundgren Center Student Advisory Board (SAB)
A premier student touch point that connects retailing students to the Lundgren Center for Retailing’s Corporate Advisory Board partners, on and off campus. The Student Advisory Board is a dynamic team of diverse individuals who are dedicated to applying the skill and energy required to maintain and satisfy the relationships with the Corporate Advisory Board. As ambassadors of the Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing, we seek to build relationships between students searching for a career in retailing and the corporate world. By having the support of the Corporate Advisory Board partners and sponsors, RCSC students are able to experience unique opportunities in career and professional development opportunities, which include internships, study tours, in-class industry speakers, and research.

For more information please email at tjl.sab@gmail.com.

Family Studies and Human Development Ambassadors
Through philanthropic efforts and outreach, FSHD Ambassadors educate potential and existing students about the benefits of service in the community, provide for families in need, build relationships among faculty, students, alumni, and community, while developing future service professionals.

For more information please email at arewing@email.arizona.edu.

UA Enactus
UA Enactus combines competition, community projects, leadership development, and business into one! Join UA Enactus to increase your involvement and help those in need through the positive power of business. You make the decisions that improve people's lives.

For more information please email at presidents@uaenactus.org

Take Charge Cats
The Take Charge Cats, formerly the Credit-Wise Cats, began in 2000 with just 5 University of Arizona students educating their peers on campus. Today, the Cats have grown to a team of 15 ambassadors. The Cats have extended their educational outreach efforts by improving the financial literacy of over 21,000 young adults throughout Tucson high schools and community organizations.

For more information please email at takechargecats@arizona.edu


TREND – TREND is a business club catering to the fashion industry.
We participate in Tucson Fashion's Night Out, Phoenix Fashion Week, planning Dillard's and Homecoming fashion shows and going to Las Vegas for the Magic trade show in February! If you love fashion or want a career in it, this is the place for you!

For more information please contact us at uatrend.president@gmail.com


Black Retail Action Group (BRAG)
Black Retail Action Group’s (BRAG) mission is to promote the inclusiveness and awareness of minorities in retail and related industries. We provide exclusive internships, scholarships and networking opportunities.

For more information please email at uabrag.president@gmail.com


Retail Entrepreneurship Club (REC)
Retail Entrepreneurship Club (REC) offers students opportunities to apply their entrepreneurial spirit in partnership with local businesses. The students are helping a UA alumni entrepreneur to promote her business on campus and planning a conference called Think Big to explore how the seed of an idea can grow into a thriving business.

For more information please email at rec.recruiting@gmail.com
 

NRFSA (National Retail Federation Student Association)
The NRF Foundation currently partners with 30 colleges and universities on a program that promotes careers in retail and provides students exclusive access to retail industry research, educational events, networking opportunities, and scholarships. Through the College and University Partnership, all students  are eligible to join the NRF Student Association.

For more information please email at mcandrew@email.arizona.edu

 

Moving Research into Practice
Moving Research into Practice(MRP) is a student-run group founded in comprised of exclusively faculty nominated students. MRP was formed as an honorary organization with the mission of bridging research and action through community partnership.  MRP is affiliated with the Frances McClelland Institute for Children, Youth, and Families housed in the Norton School.

For more information please email at jlarriva@email.arizona.edu



Tel: Main Office 520.621.1075 Norton School Student Services 520.621.1295
Mailing Address: 650 N. Park Ave Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078 (Map to McClelland Park)
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