Student Clubs and Organizations
The Agora Student Newspaper
The Agora is published approximately ten (10) times during the fall and winter terms. The paper is produced by MCCC students enrolled in the journalism classes under the guidance of a faculty advisor and student editors. Often the recipient of state awards, the Agora reports on school events and other issues of interest to the College community. Students interested in getting involved with The Agora should contact Dan Shaw at (734) 384-4296. Visit their Web site
Archaeological Society of MCCC
The purpose of the Archaeological Club is to increase awareness of local archaeology, to support archaeology projects in Monroe County, to educate members and the public on items of archaeological interest and to aid in networking between members and the larger archeological community. For more information, please contact Ken Mohoney at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 734-384-4232.
Ballroom Dance Club
The purpose of the Ball room Dance Club is to form a social dance club with a fun and inviting atmosphere where students of any ability and age can confidently learn and practice a variety of ballroom steps and styles that promote physical fitness, musicality, cultural awareness, manners and proper etiquette. Please contact Kellie Lajiness at email@example.com for more information.
The Black Student Advancement Association
The purpose of the Black Student Association is to represent the particular need and concerns of the African American student body at Monroe County Community College. For more information, please contact Anthony Quinn at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 734-384-4279.
The Bowling club wishes to strengthen the link between the college and the community through sporting events and rallying the community behind the college’s efforts to enhance the students time at MCCC. The club would like to bridge the gap between those students who participated in high school sports and those students who wish to participate in university sports. The club also strives to provide the means for student bowler athletes to stay physically fit and active during their collegiate studies. Club meets weekly at Nortel Lanes. For more information contact the club advisor Tom Ryder at (734) 384-4201 or email@example.com or contact Coach Kevin Greer at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 419.360.0589
College/Community Agora Chorale
The Agora Chorale is a mixed ensemble comprised of singers from the community and the college. The Chorale presents concerts, no less than two each semester, both on and off campus. For more information contact Catherine Brodie at email@example.com.
College/Community Symphony Band
The College-Community Symphony Band is open to instrumentalists having previous music experience. Membership includes college students and citizens from the community. The band performs for college functions and concerts as well as for community programs. Admission is by application and audition to the director. For more information contact Mark Felder at (734) 289-5555.
Criminal Justice Club
The purpose of the club is to promote and increase interest in criminal justice as it pertains to the interest of the
club members. It will assist club members in career growth and job searches and will help expand knowledge of
the criminal justice system. Members will participate in activities which promote justice and increase awareness
and knowledge. Interested students should contact Penelope Dunn at firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit their Web site at http://www.monroeccc.edu/criminaljustice/.
The purpose of the Culinary Club is to raise funds to facilitate opportunities for field trips and networking opportunities for the second year members of the Culinary Skills and Management Program. Members must be enrolled in the Culinary Skills and Management program to be legible to join this club. For More information, contact Chef Kevin Thomas at (734) 384-4150.
The purpose of the Drama Club is to identify and unify students who enjoy theatre arts and provide outlets for further exploration and involvement into many creative and definitive branches from classical to modern, stimulating and fostering a greater understanding and zealous attitude towards arts advocacy and networking. Please contact Kellie Lajiness at email@example.com for more information.
The mission of the Gay/Straight Alliance of Monroe County Community College is to provide a strong, supportive community on campus to increase tolerance and to provide resources to LGBTQ students and those wishing to learn more about LGBTQ issues & culture. Our main goal is to break down the barriers of stereotypes and misconceptions of the LGBTQ community. The club is open to ALL open-minded students and community members, including straight allies. We will hold events all year long at the main Monroe County Community College campus. For more information, please contact the advisor: Penny Bodell at firstname.lastname@example.org. Check out their web site here http://www.monroeccc.edu/gsa/.
MCCC Gamer’s Association
The purpose of the Gamer’s Association is to promote interaction and socialization for students at Monroe County Community College. This organization is committed to helping any student achieve a more enriching experience while attending classes at the College. All types of games will be played including on-line, video and board games. For more information, please contact Ed LaClair at email@example.com.
International Studies Club
The MCCC International Studies Club promotes the study and awareness of other countries and cultural issues. Members hold fundraisers, social events, awareness events and go on field trips. Recent club activities involve raising money for Swazi AIDS orphans, attending a lecture by the Dalai Lama, and visiting the United Nations in New York City. Check out their web site here http://www.freewebs.com/mcccinternationalrelations/. For further information contact Dr. Joanna Sabo at 734-384-4297 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
International Students for Social Equality
Members and Advisors of the International Students for Social Equality at Monroe County Community College promote the Socialist Equality Party as the political organization best representing the interests of students and workers, to further a scientific conception of human society, and to organize students in solidarity with the working class in common defense of education, jobs and social programs. For more information contact Terry Telfer at (734) 384-4156 or via email at email@example.com
Lambda Alpha Nu
The Lambda Alpha Nu club is designed to promote leadership, social interaction, enhance career experience, developing networks and promote teamwork. For more information contact William Hilliker at (734) 384-4148.
The Newman Club
The mission of the Newman Club is to live in accordance with and promote the justice and charity of Jesus Christ on the Monroe County Community College campus and community. The source of this way is Christian revelation, sacred scripture and tradition, as authentically interpreted and taught by the Magisterium of the Catholic Church, the Pope and those bishops who are in union with the Pope. The inspiration of the Catholic Newman Club comes from the lives of the saints, men and women outstanding in holiness who witnessed to God’s unchanging love. Anyone interested in joining the New Club should contact Bill McCloskey at (734) 384-4336 or Mark Bergmooser at (734) 384-4281.
Math and Science Society (MASS)
Open to students with interests in astronomy, biology, chemistry, ecology/enviromnemtal science, mathematics, physics and general science, contact Lori Bean (734) 384-4131. Visit their web site at www.monroeccc.edu/mass/
OASIS Christian Fellowship and Bible Study Group. Oasis Christian Fellowship is an approved student-run organization at Monroe County Community College. Oasis is not affiliated with any church or denomination. The purpose of Oasis is to provide a means for students to study the Bible, to share their beliefs, and to share their ideas with others in the group, contact Brenda Kraus at (734) 242-7300, extension 5772. Visit their web site at www.monroeccc.edu/oasis/
Phi Theta Kappa - Tau Omichron Chapter
Phi Theta Kappa is an international honor society for two-year colleges. Membership in Phi Theta Kappa is by invitation to all students who achieve a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 and have earned at least 12 semester hours at MCCC. Designated scholarships for members, totaling $36 million, are offered by some 600 four-year colleges and universities. For more information contact Cheryl Kehrer at (734) 384-4106.
The Psychology Interest Group
The purpose Psychology Interest Group is to provide an empowering community in which students interested in psychology may enhance their leadership, educational, and/or career pursuits together; to expand member’s knowledge of the functions and workings of fields in psychology; to provide resources to any member who needs assistance in the area of psychology study or career growth; to provide experience that enriches the study outside the classroom; to provide non-academic and/or community based opportunities to engage in the applications of psychology and to promote an increase interests in psychology on campus. For more information, contact Patrick Wise at firstname.lastname@example.org - phone at (734) 384-4298 or Melissa Grey at email@example.com - phone at (734) 384-4292.
Respiratory Therapy Students' Organization
Open to all students who have been accepted to the Respiratory Therapy Program, contact Bonnie Boggs (734) 384-4268. Visit their web site at www.monroeccc.edu/health_sciences/rtclub/index.htm
SME is a program that will expose students to a hands-on, team-oriented engineering design project to design a robot for competition in an effort to stimulate interest in technology careers. An emphasis of the program is to encourage participation by all students, women included. Students who participate in the program will become members of the Student Chapter #198 of SME (Society of Manufacturing Engineers). The group is seeking students who are interested in, but not limited to: overseeing projects, electronic hardwiring, welding, robotic software functions and more. Being a part of this program is a great opportunity for students to network professionally. For more information please contact Bob Leonard at (734)384-4114 or BLEONARD@MONROECCC.EDU. SME Robotics currently meets on Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. in West Tech Room W-169
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The MCCC Student Government provides an opportunity for students to have their voice heard around the campus. By supporting student organizations and planning exciting campus activities, MCCC Student Government works to create a fun atmosphere that fosters a community feeling among students. Participation in these types of organizations and activities can be a great way to develop leadership skills and enhance the college experience. Check out their Web site at www.monroeccc.edu/stgovt/.
To find out more about Student Government call Tom Ryder at (734) 384-4201 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Student Nurse Association (SNA)
Open to all students who have been accepted into the Nursing Program, contact Dawn Lymond at email@example.com.
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The Upward Bound Alumni Club
The club is comprised of former Upward Bound students. These students are committed to supporting the educational, professional and post-graduate pursuits of their fellow alumni. Our mission is to provide a safe environment for Upward Bound Alumni and to increase student involvement on the campus of Monroe County Community College. For more information, please contact Dannielle Lambert at firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at (734) 265-3446
The purpose of the volleyball club is to play volleyball, organize tournaments and play with the ALCC Leagues. Anyone interested in joining should contact Mary Lyons, (734) 384-4242. Check out their Web site at www.monroeccc.edu/volleyball/.
How to Start a Club
Students interested in starting a club on MCCC's campus should contact the Student Activities Coordinator Tom Ryder by calling (734) 384-4201 or at email@example.com.
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