Student Organizations

There are several student organizations geared for students in the Department of Consumer Science. The organizations offer a variety of activities including professional development and community service.

In addition to these, there are college-wide student organizations open to any student in the College of Health and Human Sciences. Also, visit Purdue Student Organizations.

Purdue Collegiate Financial Planners

PCFP's mission is to "recognize what our responsibilities are to one another and the club. In order to do this, we practice professionalism, dedication, attentiveness, integrity, and friendliness." Visit the PCFP's page.

Advisors: Phil Wallace

President - Sam Laidig

Vice President - Mike Mannion

Treasurer - Tim Domhoff

Speakers Chair -  Mike Szrom

Secretary -  Owen Deneen

Marketing - Connor Thomas

Student Development Council

The Student Development Council (SDC) offers CSR undergraduate students opportunities to develop  essential skills for successful job searches and interviews, networking, and professional development.

PDC events include:

Advisor: Sally Harmon

Council MemberFlorence Hong 

Council Member: Sara Romay

Council Member: Jiaxin "Teresa" He

Council Member: Christina DeSanto

Purdue Fashion Association

PFA provides an opportunity for fashion-focused individuals to come together and share their knowledge and interests. This combined creativity works to develop a display of designs and artwork, usually in the form of a fashion show or exhibition.

Advisors: Nancy Strickler and Susan Owens

President: Alison Alter

Vice-President: Brandi Wilson

Treasurer: Emily Tuttle

Secretary: Kristen Gustovich

Purdue Retail Organization

PRO offers its members opportunities to gain a better understanding of the retail industry and careers. Through regularly scheduled meetings and special field trips, members learn from each other and industry professionals what is needed to be successful in retailing. PRO Brochure

Advisor: Sally Harmon

President: Mary Evans

Vice President: Megan Schillinger

Treasurer: Kassadi Smith

Secretary: Vasilika Shano

Pi Sigma Epsilon

A national, professional, coeducational fraternity in marketing, sales management, and selling. PSE strives to develop the practical sales and marketing skills of its members.

Like us on Facebook! Follow @PSEpurdue on Twitter!

Advisor: Dr. Anita Dale

Consumer Science, 812 West State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, (765) 494-8317

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