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Public Service at the University of Virginia

Student Organizations Directory

The student organizations listed here are involved in service through local, national, and international community service activities, fundraising, and activism. Students self-select the public service category through the student organization registration process, and staff assign this category to administrative organizations.

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Nanomedicine Engineering Academic Society

This organization strives to support and expand a community of Nanomedicine engineers to further research for the betterment of humanity.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People at UVa

"Founded in 1909, the NAACP is the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization. From the ballot box to the classroom, the thousands of dedicated workers, organizers, leaders and members who make up the NAACP continue to fight for social justice for all Americans.</em>" --NAACP National WebsiteThe mission of the NAACP Youth &amp; College Division at UVa&nbsp;shall be to... More.

National Lawyers Guild at UVa

The National Lawyers Guild is an 64-year-old association of lawyers, legal workers, law students, and jailhouse lawyers, in the service of the people to the end that human rights shall be regarded as more sacred than property interests. Our chapter will educate our members and others in the community on the broad range of progressive legal issues and opportunities for social change through the... More.

National Pan-Hellenic Council

We, the representatives of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., and Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc., recognizing the need for unity and coordination of activities of... More.

National Pan-Hellenic Council Chapters

No description was found for this organization.

National Society of Black Engineers

Our mission is "to increase the number of culturally responsible Black engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally, and positively impact the community." We strive to fulfill our mission through professional development, community service, pre-college initiatives, academic excellence programs, and conferences.

National Society of Collegiate Scholars

NSCS is an honor society which&nbsp;recognizes and encourages academic achievement. We honor leadership, scholarship, and service among members, and we host events focusing on these three pillars.

National Student Speech-Language Hearing Association

"The National Student Speech Language and Hearing Association (NSSLHA) is a pre-professional membership association for students interested in the study of communication sciences and disorders. Membership in national NSSLHA is available to undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral students enrolled full- or part-time in a communication sciences program or related major."

National Trial Advocacy Team

The Mock Trial team at the University of Virginia Law School&nbsp;provides an opportunity for law students to hone their trial advocacy skills. The program represents students from the University of Virginia School of Law in nationwide mock trial competitions.

Nepalese Student Association

The purpose of the Nepalese Student Association is to increase awareness about Nepal through cultural, educational, and social awareness. The club is designed to provide a means to share Nepalese culture to the University and to provide support to Nepalese students.

Net Impact at Darden

Net Impact is dedicated to using the power of business to positively impact social, environmental, and economic concerns across the world. With over 120 chapters at top business schools, Net Impact seeks to spread knowledge of social and environmental sustainability, ethics, and values-based leadership to graduate students and professionals.

Network of Enlightened Women

The Network of Enlightened Women (NeW) aims to cultivate a community of informed conservative women and to expand intellectual diversity at institutions of higher learning. Weekly, we meet to discuss topics that range from modern feminism to professional development. &nbsp;We also host several speakers, organize debates, and co-sponsor events with other conservative organizations. &... More.

New Dominions

Established in 1990, the New Dominions is the oldest co-ed a cappella group at U.Va. &nbsp;Our eclectic repertoire varies from Bon Iver and Mumford and Sons to Rihanna and Sara Bareilles. Look for fliers around grounds to find out about auditions, upcoming dorm sings, and concerts! We're available for gigs both on and off grounds, bringing a whole new flair to a cappella performance!

Nicaraguan Orphan Fund

The Nicaraguan Orphan Fund is a CIO that cares for specific Nicaraguan communities of children who are emotionally and financially impoverished.&nbsp;Each year, we make a trip down to Managua, Nicaragua over spring break, where University students interact with and love children from orphanages, refugee camps, and dump communities.&nbsp; This trip exposes students to severe poverty,... More.

Noism Magazine

No description was found for this organization.

North Grounds Softball League

The North Grounds Softball League is responsible for organizing and running a graduate school softball league with participants from the Law School, Darden, and JAG School. &nbsp;Games are held in both the fall and spring seasons. &nbsp;In addition to league play, NGSL hosts a Spring Invitational law school tournament to benefit a local Charlottesville charity. &nbsp;Over 100 teams... More.

Nu Rho Psi

Nu Rho Psi, the CIO was founded by two Neuroscience majors in the Fall of 2010. In April of 2011, UVA was granted a charter from the National Nu Rho Psi Neuroscience Honor Society, Alpha Virginia. Students who are not accepted to National Nu Rho Psi may still be affiliated with the CIO at the University of Virginia.<strong>The purpose of Nu Rho Psi is to:</strong><ul><li... More.

Nursing Christian Fellowship

&Acirc; Dedicated to uniting Christian Nursing Students who desire to magnify Christ through their understanding of the anatomy of the cross: by understanding the vertical dimension of the cross&Acirc; &Acirc; &Acirc; (our relationship with God) we may horizontally shine the light of Christ on all those who bear His image.

Nursing School Council

The Student Council of the School of Nursing is composed of officers of the Student Association, the class presidents, and a chairperson elected by the student body and is responsible for all student functions within the School of Nursing.