Clubs and Organizations

 

Ambassadors

This prestigious student organization, provides hours of assistance to the college and the community. As beacons of Lawson State, the Ambassadors create an image of opportunity, and serve as examples for fellow students, both academically and socially. In addition, the Ambassadors promote excellence and represent Lawson State with pride at all times. 

For more information on the Ambassadors program, contact Geri Albright at 205-929-6315 or via email at galbright@lawsonstate.edu

 

AWS (American Welding Society)

A multi-faceted, non-profit organization whose major goal is advancing the science, technology, and application of welding and related joint disciplines. AWS has led the way in supporting welding education and technology development to ensure a strong, competitive, and comfortable way of life for America and its people. Membership included a subscription to the Welding Journal, the most current welding handbook, discounts on AWS technical publications and educational programs, membership in a local AWS Section, membership certificate, card and insignia, electronic forums, and computer-based research. For more information on this society, contact Roy Ledford at 205-929-3477 or via email at rledford@lawsonstate.edu



Human Services Club

Seeks to strengthen students in their work to improve humanity intellectually, morally, and religiously. Good citizenship and perpetuation of the concept of human services are encouraged. For more information on this club, contact Sadie Harris at 205-929-6387 or via email at sharris@lawsonstate.edu





Phi Beta Lambda

An organization sponsored by the Business and Information Technologies Department. The objective is to develop strong, aggressive leadership so that future businessmen and women may participate more effectively in the business and community life of which they are a part. Members learn to lead and participate in group discussions, preside at meetings and conferences, work on committee assignments, engage in group problem conferences, and work in other activities that contribute to the development of desirable leadership qualities. For more information on this honor society, contact Norris Watkins at 205-929-2024 or via email at nwatkins@lawsonstate.edu 


Student Government Association

The governing body of the students is the Student Government Association (SGA). The SGA is composed of officers elected by the entire student body, the presidents of the freshman and sophomore classes, the Inter-Club Council, and elected representatives from two classes. For more information on this association, contact Sunkeissa Cantrell at 205-929-2072 or via email at scantrell@lawsonstate.edu



Honors College

The Honors College is designed to attract and develop tomorrow’s civic, political, scholastic and corporate leaders. The four pillars are as follows: Scholarship, Leadership, Global Citizenship and Community Service. Ultimately, the Honors College is simply a platform that allows its students to express themselves in their own unique way, and through critical reflection of self, the students are better prepared to shape their own destinies and discover how they can have the most profound impact on a global society.  For more information on the Honors College, contact Weymon Holloway at 205-929-3454 or via email at wholloway@lawsonstate.edu

Inter-Club Council

Coordinates all clubs on the campus. The Council’s membership is composed of all club presidents. This organization co-sponsors with the Student Government Association, all activities, and identifies ways to improve the club program. For more information on this council, contact Sunkeissa Cantrell at 205-929-2072 or via email at scantrell@lawsonstate.edu

Equal Opportunity Institution

All student organizations are open to students of this institution who qualify for membership. NO STUDENT MAY BE DENIED MEMBERSHIP TO ANY STUDENT ORGANIZATION BY REASON OF RACE, RELIGION, SEX, NATIONAL ORIGIN, OR DISABILITY.