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Alpha Helix at Rockford University exists to bring students interested in all areas of science together to
talk, learn more about their future careers and schools, and to help give back
to the community. We seek to unify our students and work together to make
Rockford University a better place. We welcome students from all sciences, of all
ages, and working on any degree.
- Integrate science
goals and studies into future careers
- Help students learn
more about how they can get the careers they want and into the graduate/professional schools they want
- Aid students in
volunteer work to give back
- BANG! The kick-off of April Weekend where Alpha Helix members put
on an explosion show and collect canned goods for the local food pantry.
Project. We grow seedlings to eventually donate to the food pantry for
fresh foods for families and individuals in need.
- Visit UIC Pharmacy at Chicago in Rockford. Students go to UIC to
learn about how to get into Pharmacy School and what it is like when you get
- Alpha Helix promotes the sciences within the Rockford University community and provides programs, services, and events of interest pertaining to the sciences. This group is dedicated to advancing the educational opportunities and experiences for students interested in pursuing health and science professions. Whether you're familiar
with science or just want to learn a bit more about us, Alpha Helix is the
place to be! The club meets on the third floor of Starr. We welcome everyone!
Meetings: Bi-monthly, Thursdays at 12:00 p.m.Advisor: