Category Archive: Cultural

Aug 01

WISO – West Indian Student Organization

WISO serves as a support to students of West Indian decent and strives to promote awareness of West Indian culture through programs and events on campus. WISO also works with other West Indian Organizations on other campuses to keep abreast of information that affects the West Indian community as well as alongside other minority organizations …

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Aug 01

Women for Afghan Women (WAW)

Women for Afghan Women (WAW) is a non-profit organization, based out of Queens New York and Afghanistan, which seeks to help disenfranchised Afghan Women by securing and protecting their rights to develop their self-potential and be represented in all areas of life. We advocate for women’s rights, challenging the norms that underpin gender-based violence wherever …

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Aug 01

Slavic Club

The SHU Slavic Club, originated by Prof. Anna Kuchta in 1990, as a social and cultural organization, currently with over 376 members, endeavors to introduce the Seton Hall University community to different Slavic cultures. Through Slavic music, art, trips to different Slavic events, museums, lectures and cuisines, Slavic Club tries to bridge cultural and ethnic …

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Aug 01

SHU Stand

STAND, the student-led division of the Genocide Intervention Network, envisions a world in which the international community protects civilians from genocidal violence. At its core, our mission is to empower individuals and communities with the tools to prevent and stop genocide. To do so, STAND’s Leadership Team recruits, trains, organizes and mobilizes students around the …

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Aug 01

SHAI – Seton Hall Association of Indians

The Seton Hall American Indians is a group of students who are interested in learning about the American Indian culture.

Aug 01

Seton Hall International Programs (SHIP)

Seton Hall International Programs (SHIP) is founded on three principles. First, that studying abroad is a life-changing and enriching experience that makes us better students, friends, people, and global citizens. Second, that educational exchange increases cultural understanding between people of different backgrounds. Third, and most relevant to our university, that everyone and anyone can study …

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Aug 01

Anime Club

We are a club who meet once a week to watch anime, or Japanese cartoons. As well as talk about common interests, whether it be these anime shows, the Japanese culture, card games, ect. The club also arrange to hold movie nights, in which we share Japanese culture via movies (such as Spirited Away) with …

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Aug 01

Muslim Student Association

The Muslim Student Association is an organization that promotes religious tolerance. We work to bring about awareness of Islam as well as gap bridges between the Jewish, Muslim, and Christian faiths. Through cultural activities we add some fun to campus but continue to support educational programming to further educate our peers.

Aug 01

Lusophone Students Association

LSA is a group for Luso students as well as any other students interested in learning about all Portuguese-speaking countries. Through our events, which include free music nights, free entertainment and free food, provide the SHU community with cultural knowledge and awareness about this vibrant, on-campus, ethnic group.

Aug 01

P.O.E.T.I.C.

P.O.E.T.I.C is an organization geared towards creating an environment for people who wish to strengthen their abilities within music, spoken word, and dance. It stands for people of education together influencing culture.

Aug 01

PIPE – Pirates of Irish Persuasion and Extraction

The purpose of Pirates of Irish Persuasion & Extraction (PIPE) is to provide a venue through which all Seton Hall University students interested in the Irish experience may explore, via participation in social, educational, and charitable activities, Irish and Irish-American traditions and culture. This organization is intended to aid members, whether of Irish or other …

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Aug 01

National Council of Negro Women, Imani Chapter

The National Council of Negro Women, Imani Chapter offers minority women on campus a safe haven to come and discuss issues pertaining to them. Our goal is to increase awareness of our organization on campus through co-sponsorships, excellent programs, and great relationships. We hope to not only reach minority women but women of all backgrounds.

Aug 01

MLKSA – Martin Luther King Scholarship Association

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Association (MLKSA) is an organization that promotes servant leadership in its members as well as in the Seton Hall community. It strives to follow in the footsteps of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The organization promotes leadership by hosting a variety of programs on and off …

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Aug 01

Kraut und Lederhosen

Kraut und Lederhosen is dedicated to represent German culture. Our goal is to improve student’s perception of Germany while informing them of modern day issues in an entertaining way. Meetings and events consist of tutoring, movies, dancing, presentations and much more to address Germany and its people. It is also important to us to foster …

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Aug 01

Italian Student Union

The Italian Student Union is a cultural organization at Seton Hall University. The ISU believes in preserving and promoting Italian culture, language and traditions. We do this through a number of different events which vary from Italian Movie Nights, Lectures, Trips to the Opera, Annual Pasta Dinners, and even Italian Mass. We strongly encourage all …

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Aug 01

International Student Association

The goal of the International Students Association is to promote diversity within Seton Hall University and provide the Seton Hall University community with the opportunity for awareness and understanding of world cultures. We aim to to (1) encourage and enhance interaction among international students at Seton Hall University, (2) enable their adjustment to the new …

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Aug 01

HOPE

H.O.P.E stands for Haitian Organization Promoting Education. Through this organization, we strive to break the misconceived stereotypes of Haitians. We do this through work shops, events and our annual ball. We strive to education the Seton Hall Campus about our culture. Due to the recent earthquake, many are curious about the Haitian culture, and our …

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Aug 01

Honors Program Student Association

The Honors Program Student Association is an organization on campus that aims to expand the academic and cultural experiences of students both on and off campus that may be outside their discipline or not available to them otherwise. Examples of excursions include movie nights with discussions, guided museum trips and lectures. It consists of all …

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Aug 01

Hellenic Society

Hellenic Society is an organization that brings together all the students of Hellenic descent together in one organization.

Aug 01

French Club

French Club is an academic organization on campus dedicated to spreading the francophone culture and French language to the students of Seton Hall University. This club explores the French language and culture many different ways. French Club meetings (hosted in English) include cultural nights, movie nights, and food from francophone countries. This club also has …

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Aug 01

FLASH – Filipino League at Seton Hall

The Filipino League at Seton Hall (FLASH) is a minority student organization whose main objective is to educate the community, both inside and outside Seton Hall University, about Filipino culture. FLASH sponsors, participates, and performs in many Filipino, Asian, and multi-cultural events throughout the New York and New Jersey area. Although established in 1990, it …

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Aug 01

Chinese Student and Scholars Association

CSSA is dedicated to offer an opportunity to overseas Chinese to build their friendship, exchange ideas and promote Chinese culture. Our organization exists to help Chinese students find a home at Seton Hall University. To do this we seek to bring Chinese students together for meetings, trips, and events that will help them to connect …

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Aug 01

Buddhism For Peace

Our club mission is to culturally enrich and serve the Seton Hall community by sharing the understanding of Buddhist tradition as practiced by Soka Gakkai International-USA (SGI-USA). As a lay-Buddhist organization, SGI-USA upholds the philosophy of Nichiren school of Mahayana Buddhism, which expounds that every individual has the infinite potential and possibility to lead a …

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Aug 01

Black Student Union

Originally called the Black Student League, the Black Student Union (BSU) was founded in 1967. Its mission and purpose is to provide a foundation of unity among the Black students of Seton Hall through empowerment, education and cultural enlightenment. Since the beginning, BSU has also served to link the struggles of oppression both on campus …

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Aug 01

Black Men of Standard

Black Men of Standard is a distinct group that has been constructed to specifically address the quality and way of life in which the black male conducts and views himself among his peers and figures of authority.

Aug 01

JSU – Jewish Student Union

We are a Jewish culture club that welcomes students of all faiths and religions. We provide a place for Jewish students on campus to come and still be in touch with their Judaism. We have bi-weekly meetings and host various events throughout the year including Holocaust speakers and concerts.

Jul 29

Soldiers for Christ

Soldiers 4 Christ Step Team Ministry is not the traditional step, or drill team, but a ministry that uses the art form of step to spread the Word of God, the Bible. As our scripture states, Jesus Christ is our commanding officer, and with Him, we fight the continuous spiritual war against the enemy, Satan, …

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Jul 29

Association of Middle Eastern Culture (AMEC)

The Association of Middle Eastern Cultures is a group of students who share the same interest and backgrounds in middle eastern cultures.

Jul 29

Asian Studies Association

The Asian Studies Association is a group of students who share interests in the culture and background of Asia. We seek to further the development of Asian culture and develop our curiousity through recognition and celebration. The Asian Studies Association brings diversity and respect of other cultures to Seton Hall. Through community interaction, we strive …

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Jul 29

African Students Association

The African Student Association (ASA) is a student organization composed of both graduate and undergraduate students at Seton Hall University whom are committed to embracing the African culture. ASA’s objectives include providing discussions with members during general meetings about the current issues in Africa; educating the Seton Hall community about the African Heritage through music, …

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Jul 29

Adelante Latino

Adelante was founded in 1972 and over the years has evolved into an organization that not only brings Latinos to the forefront of attention but also heightens the awareness of their culture and impact at Seton Hall. Adelante is committed to the empowerment of the Latino community at Seton Hall and is consistently striving to …

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