quinebaug valley community college

Student Clubs

Clubs and Organizations, past and present

A Capella Club
The A Capella Club inspires students to work together to produce beautiful and challenging compositions of modern songs through the power of their voices. If interested, please contact Elle-Jordyn Goslin.

Art Club
You don’t need to be an art major to participate in this club; you simply need to have an interest in photography, studio art, sculpture, graphic art and art history. It’s about sharing ideas, personal materials and inspiration. Events include open mic, studio art night and gallery visits. For more information contact faculty advisor Annie Joly.

American Sign Language (ASL) Club
Learn more about the deaf community, practice and learn sign language and help to increase awareness of ASL. Please email Becky Haines for more information.

Athletic Club
Play some pickup basketball or volleyball weekly with your peers at the gymnasium in room 1033. This club is not currently active. If you are interested in getting it started, please contact Amanda Giles.

Billiards Club
Make friends and play pool! Meetings are every Tuesday at 4pm in the cafeteria. Contact advisor, Kevin Davis for more information.

Ceramics Club
Ceramics Club brings like-minded people together to create and inspire with artistic collaborations. If interested, please contact David Sullivan.

CRU @ QVCC
A caring community passionate about connecting people to Jesus Christ. This club is still forming. Interested students can contact Michelle Jones for more information.

Early Childhood Education Club
ECE Club provides an environment for ECE students to gather and discuss topics related to the field and build a professional foundation by strengthening our commitment to the communities and families they serve. Faculty advisor: Cynthia Shirshac.

Effective Altruism Club
Raise money for charities with high levels of return on investment for the people receiving aid. If interested, please contact Jayne Battye.

Fireside Jams
Stop by the Fireside Lounge on Wednesdays at noon to listen to live music performed by students, faculty and staff. Anyone is welcome to perform as well. Faculty advisor: Jakob Spjut.

Foreign Language Club
To promote an atmosphere for club members and all other students to broaden their knowledge of the Latin/Hispanic culture. Faculty advisor: Elkin Espitia-Loaiza.

GI Guardians
GI Guardians is the organization aims to assist Veterans and Armed Service Members in our community and our college. Faculty advisor: Annie Hill.

Honor Societies
Phi Theta Kappa – The official community college honor society
Alpha Beta Gamma – Business
Epsilon Pi Tau – Engineering and Technology
Tau Upsilon Alpha – Human Services

Math Club
To encourage QVCC students to pursue mathematics outside of the classroom and open up new math-related opportunities. If interested, please contact Kudzai Zvoma.

Philosophy Club
The purpose of the Philosophy Club is to examine and explore concepts, issues, and controversy in both Western and Non-Western philosophy, and their philosophical relations to everyday life. Faculty advisor: Mark Lowe.

Psychology Club
This organization is comprised of students who are interested in exploring psychology, the fundamentals of the human mind, and human behavior by conducting research and attending professional conferences.  This club is just forming for the 2018-19 school year, please contact faculty advisor Ling-chuan Chu.

Quinebaug Inquirer
The Quinebaug Inquirer is a publication dedicated to providing a voice for students at QVCC. The Quinebaug Inquirer will publish student articles and editorials, and will provide a forum for students to showcase their artwork to those who otherwise might not see it. Additionally, we will offer important information to the students. Faculty advisor: Brian Kaufman.

QVCC Outdoors Recreational Adventure Club
The mission of this group is to provide educational and character development experience and use the outdoors to provide mental, physical and emotional well being. Some of the outdoor activities will include walking, hiking, climbing, and sledding. If you are interested in getting it started, please contact Monique Wolanin.

QVCC Student Republicans
The mission of the QVCC Student Republicans is to expose students to the Republican party and the conservative philosophy via discussion and debate. Interested students can contact Jennifer Green for more information.

Robotics Club
To explore advancements in robotic engineering by actually creating innovative, mechanical robots for regional competition. Tuesdays at 12pm in W205. Faculty advisor Jakob Spjut.

SAGA
SAGA (Sexuality and Gender Alliance) seeks to help and support the LGBTQIA community and teach about sexuality and gender. Interested students can contact advisor M’lyn Hines.

Soccer Team
Join our team! Co-ed intramural soccer team that plays at an indoor facility on Friday nights in Norwich, CT. Practices are at Owen Bell Park. Interested students can contact Amanda Giles.

Table Top Games
Casual group that plays tabletop games and provides a gathering place for various hobbies. Faculty advisor: Jakob Spjut.

Not seeing something that interests you?

Forming a club is easy and is great a way to get involved on campus. Fill out the Five Easy Steps to Starting a Student Club. For more details, contact Kevin Davis.