Culture and politics influence how we engage with the world. Our clubs and groups allow you to connect with others who share similar beliefs or learn about practices and views that are different from your own.
Culture & Politics
African Student Union
ASU is dedicated to unionizing the various Africans on campus and educating the LR students on the various African cultures.
Black Student Alliance
BSA offers you a way to engage in community service while building leadership skills, promoting cultural awareness, encouraging collaboration and fostering growth.
College Democrats work to educate others and affect political change on the local, state and national level.
College Republicans seek to expand and create a positive image of the GOP's brand while creating a space for genuine discussions of political issues.
There are multiple opportunities for you to enhance your global knowledge through international study and experiences. Our Shuford Center for International Education initiates, coordinates and supports activities and programs that internationalize LR.
North Carolina Student Legislature
NCSL, founded in 1937, is the oldest active student legislature in the country. More than 5,000 students from more than 25 public and private universities, colleges, technical schools and community colleges across the state have experienced the educational opportunity offered by the NCSL. Through participation in a model general assembly, you’ll get a close-up, practical education in the political and legislative processes. The NCSL also affords you a statewide forum for expressing your ideas and opinions on current issues to state and national leaders.
GSA Network is a next-generation LGBTQ racial and gender justice organization that empowers and trains queer, trans and allied youth leaders to advocate, organize and mobilize an intersectional movement for safer schools and healthier communities.