The CEHS Student Ambassadors participate in information fairs for high school students who are considering enrolling at CEHS and in answering questions or addressing concerns of current or potential students. Student Ambassadors may also participate in community service projects, a phone-a-thon at the WVU Foundation, commencement, recruitment events, and more.
Child Development and Family Studies Majors
West Virginia Association for the Education of Young Children
The West Virginia Association for the Education of Young Children Student Chapter is a group for WVU students to become part of a professional community in preparation for launching careers in early childhood education. Through the association, the students are offered opportunities to work with young children and professionals in the field.
Communication Sciences and Disorders Majors
Curriculum and Instruction/Literacy Studies Majors
Counseling, Rehabilitation Counseling, and Counseling Psychology Majors
WVU Chapter of the
American Rehabilitation Counseling Association
The purpose of the WVU Chapter of the American Rehabilitation Counseling Association is to be an organized support group for all students in the Rehabilitation Counseling graduate program. The organization provides a student liaison among faculty and students and will provide the opportunity for networking among students and rehabilitation professionals. The organization is an advocacy group in the support of disability rights in the WVU community and the community at large. They also provide volunteer services to many community organizations and invite guest professionals to speak on their topic.
Chi Sigma Iota
Chi Sigma Iota is the international honor society of professional counseling. It was established for counselors-in-training, counselor educators, and professional counselors whose career commitment is to research and service through professional counseling. Its mission is to promote scholarship, research, professionalism, leadership, and excellence in counseling, and to recognize high attainment in the pursuit of academic and clinical excellence in the profession of counseling.
Special Education Majors
Student Council for Exceptional Children (SCEC)
The WVU Student Council for Exceptional Children (SCEC) is a student organization for campus-based undergraduate and graduate students. Students elect officers, hold monthly meetings, and plan and hold special events with guidance form a faculty advisor. At times, some members attend state and national CEC conferences. For more information, please contact Melissa Hartley at email@example.com.