Department Clubs

The Society of Sigma Gamma Epsilon and the Earth and Space Science Club


Carmen Colicino
Vice President:
Jared Christian
Kyle Willis
Chelsie Johnston


The society of Sigma Gamma Epsilon (SGE) was established to recognize scholarship and professionalism in the Earth Sciences. It has for it objectives the scholastic, scientific, and professional advancement of its members who are devoted to the advancement of the Earth Sciences. Any person enrolled in the B.S. Geoscience or B.S. Earth and Space Science degree, who has completed at least 10 semester hours, and maintained a minimum of 3.0 GPA in all Earth Science courses is qualified for membership. If you qualify and wish to join, you need only inform any officer, or Dr. Joby Hilliker ( or Dr. Daria Nikitina (, advisers of the Zeta Beta Chapter at West Chester. Initiation of new members is held both fall and spring semesters.

The Earth and Space Science Club (ESSC) also enhances appreciation of the Earth and Space Sciences (e.g., Geology, Astronomy, Oceanography, Meteorology) through social activities, including trips to quarries, museums, and parks. Fund raising is done several times a year, including bake and t-shirt sales. An annual semi-formal is also organized for members. ESSC is open to any student or faculty member on campus. Interested students should contact Dr. Joby Hilliker (

To contact SGE or ESSC, please contact us via e-mail at

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