Microbiology Student Clubs

Alpha Sigma Mu - Microbiology Club

Alpha Sigma Mu, provides valuable suggestions and services to the faculty and staff, promotes and publicizes microbiology as a science, investigates the possibility of outside financial aid resources, organizes field trips and arranges seminars with off-campus employers and graduate programs, promotes student research, gives students leadership experience and arranges social occasions within the Program. The current student officers and notices of meetings are posted.


American Society for Microbiology - Student Memeberships

Students are invited to join the American Society for Microbiology. This is the primary professional organization for microbiologists. Student members receive a monthly subscription to Microbe a general interest microbiology magazine, access to ASM’s career resources, including employment listings and discounts on registration to the annual meeting.

The national meeting is held in late May or early June. A regional meeting is held in March or April.  Students are invited to submit abstracts to present at one or both meetings. Students can also apply for travel stipends from ASM.

More information about the American Society for Microbiology can be found at http://www.asm.org.  The cost of membership is minimal. Students interested in joining ASM should contact Dr. Bill Lorowitz or visit TY 450K. 


For more information

Alpha Sigma Mu

Contact: Dr. Bill Lorowitz

American Society of Microbiologists

Contact: Dr. Michele Culumber