Clubs & Organizations

Last Updated on Saturday, 22 August 2015

 Center for Innovation and International Studies hosts various events and club activities throughout the academic year to foster better understanding of global issues among students, faculty, and staff.

Current events and club activities include:

 KHREC- Kwasu Human Rights Education Club- 

Human Rights are rights inherent to all human beings, whatever the nationality, place of residence, sex, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, language, or any other status. KHREC’s mission is to educate students and inculcate respect for human rights. The club discusses issues ranging from modern day slave trade, sexual orientation and gender identity, to migration. 

 

Past events and club activities include:

 KHREC- Kwasu Human Rights Education Club

 

 CIIS also encourages the development of student-led organizations such as those below: 

Campus Greens 

Campus Greens are students, faculty, and staff of America's colleges, universities, and high schools, and Campus Greens act in solidarity with the Ten Key Values of the Green Party.

American Red Cross College Campus

As a campus club you will engage with key national and international issues. You might help to alleviate the chronic blood shortage in America by running a blood drive, work to fight measles in Africa or respond to local or national disasters. A campus club allows you to address these issues in incredibly creative ways that make sense for your community.

Circle K International 

Sponsored by Kiwanis International, CKI is the premier collegiate community service, leadership development, and fellowship organization in the world. It’s filled with energetic, passionate, and driven young adults who have the power to make a significant impact on the world.

Golden Key 

Golden Key is the world's largest collegiate honor society. Membership into the Society is by invitation only and applies to the top 15% of college and university sophomores, juniors and seniors, as well as top-performing graduate students in all fields of study, based solely on their academic achievements. As an international honor society with more than 400 chapters at colleges and universities around the world, Golden Key is committed to a high standard of scholastic achievement, and an ethos of integrity, innovation, respect, collaboration and diversity.

Habitat for Humanity 

Habitat has been devoted to building "simple, decent, and affordable" housing, a self-described "Christian housing ministry," and has addressed the issues of poverty housing all over the world.

International Friendship Club

The International Friendship Club (IFC) is a volunteer organization committed to funding charitable causes.

Amnesty International 

Through our detailed research and determined campaigning, Amnesty International help fight abuses of human rights worldwide. AI brings torturers to justice. Change oppressive laws. And frees people jailed just for voicing their opinion.

Global Friendships Club (GFC)

Global Friendships club offers a warm and welcoming environment for international students to bond, share with each other, learn about different cultures, exchange insights and strengthen global friendships. All are welcome!

Global Medical Brigades (GMB)

Global Medical Brigades is a program of Global Brigades, Inc., the world's largest student-led global health and sustainable development

Golden Key International Honor Society

(Description continued from the earlier listing above) Open to all juniors and seniors who are the top 15% of their respective classes (based on cumulative GPA). Membership benefits include discounts to businesses such as Princeton Review and Geico, and opportunites to network, search for jobs

Students for Environmental Action (SEA)

Students for Environmental Action is dedicated to environmental advocacy and change in and around the KWASU campus. We work to make our campus more sustainable in infrastructure and mindset.

Students for Integrative Medicine

Students for Integrative Medicine (SIM) is a student organization with the main goal of providing understanding and exploratory opportunities for different forms of medicine in conjunction with more common allopathic medical practices. 

Students for Justice in Palestine

The purpose of Students for Justice in Palestine is to draw awareness to the plight of the Palestinian people under Israeli occupation.

Students for Socioeconomic Equity (SSE)

Students for Socioeconomic Equity (SSE) aims to facilitate the transition of low-income students into higher education, by providing social and academic support.

Students Helping to Invent New Expressions (SHINE - The Arts and Crafts Club)

SHINE is an hobby club that does arts and crafts such as knitting, crochet, origami, jewelery, duct tape art, and more. The products are donated or sold with the profits donated to charity. 

World Health Council

The primary purpose of the organization is to provide support to impoverished regions in the world that lack access to quality medical care through fundraising and educating the Malete community.