The Russert Department is home to two national honor societies, Lambda Pi Eta, the Communication Honor Society, and Alpha Psi Omega, the theatre honor society.

  • Eta Eta, the John Carroll chapter of Lambda Pi Eta. Lambda Pi Eta is the official communication students honorary of the National Communication Association (NCA) and is an accredited member of the Association of College Honor Societies.
  • John Carroll hosts the Mu Theta chapter of Alpha Psi Omega, a nationally recognized fraternity for theatre. Alpha Psi Omega was founded in 1925.