MACO student organizations are open to all students across campus. Meeting times and locations are posted regularly, so come join us!
Public Relations Society of America
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Linda Martin
The Nicholls chapter of the Public Relations Society of America, a professional organization, cultivates a mutually advantageous relationship between students and professional public relations practitioners.
Dues are $50 a year.
Radio Television Digital News Association
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Andrew Simoncelli
The Radio Television Digital News Association is the world’s largest professional organization devoted exclusively to electronic journalism. RTDNA represents local and network news executives in broadcasting, cable and other electronic media in more than 30 countries.
Dues are $65 a year.
Society of Professional Journalists
Faculty Advisor: Ms. Nicki Boudreaux
The Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ), a professional journalism organization, works to improve and protect journalism. SPJ welcomes broadcast, print, and public relations students, as well as anyone interested in journalism and a free press.
Dues are $36 a year.
Kappa Tau Alpha (Honorary)
Faculty Advisor: Dr. James Stewart
The Nicholls chapter of Kappa Tau Alpha invites into membership each fall juniors and seniors who rank in the top 10 percent of their classes academically. The national honor society promotes scholarship in journalism and mass communication.
The initiation fee is $20.