Clubs & Organizations

Philosophy, Religious Studies & Theology Club | PhRST

The Philosophy & Religious Studies Club is a student-run club for majors, minors and interested students. The club meets every Friday afternoon with faculty to engage in free ranging discussions on philosophy, religious studies, politics and culture. The club also sponsors movie screenings 2 or 3 times a semester.

For more information, contact the advisor, Dr. Jesse Bailey, 203-365-4468,


» Alpha Zeta Upsilon Chapter of Theta Alpha Kappa National Honor Society
Theta Alpha Kappa is the only national honor society serving the needs of those involved in the study of religion and/or theology at both the baccalaureate and post-baccalaureate levels of higher education.

» Delta Gamma Chapter of Delta Epsilon Sigma
Delta Epsilon Sigma is a national scholastic honor society for students, faculty, and alumni of colleges and universities with a Catholic tradition. It was founded in 1939 to recognize academic accomplishments, to foster scholarly activities, and to encourage a sense of intellectual community among its members. National recognition is accorded through the college or university chapter. Sacred Heart's Delta Gamma chapter, founded in 1970, is one of over one hundred campus chapters. All Sacred Heart undergraduate students who have better than a 3.62 GPA and who have been active in campus or community service are invited to apply. There are requirements limiting the number of courses taken outside Sacred Heart.

» The Society for Philosophy and Media (SPAM) 
A discussion group sponsored by both the Department of Philosophy, Theology and Religious Studies and the Department of Communication and Media Studies.   SPAM members gather together two to three times a semester to screen a popular movie and then discuss the philosophical themes or questions raised by the film.