quinebaug valley community college

Student Clubs

Active Clubs

The following clubs have been approved by SGA and are active for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Interested in joining a club?
Contact the advisor or club president 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.

Club Advisor:

Cynthia Shirshac
Club President:
Misty Williams, mwill0259@mail.ct.edu
Meeting Information:
Tuesdays at 5:30pm on the Danielson Campus in Room W105

Photography Club

Gather with other people who enjoy the same hobby and share tips, tricks, and our work.

Club Advisor:

Jess Porzuczek
Club President:
Krycia Harlow, kharl0003@mail.ct.edu
Meeting Information:
TBD

Former Clubs

These student groups  were created and/or re-established at various times over the years, but are currently inactive.

Does a former club catch your attention?
Great news: You can bring it back!

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.

American Sign Language (ASL) Club

Learn more about the deaf community, practice and learn sign language and help to increase awareness of ASL.

Former Club Advisor: Becky Haines

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.

Astronuts Club

Observe and explore the universe in a fun and exciting atmosphere.

Former Club Advisor: Nikole Giovinazzo.

Athletic Club

Play some pickup basketball or volleyball weekly with your peers at the gymnasium in room 1033. This club is not currently active.

Former Club Advisor: Amanda Giles.

Billiards Club

Make friends and play pool!

Former Club Advisor: Kevin Davis.

Ceramics Club

Ceramics Club brings like-minded people together to create and inspire with artistic collaborations.

Former Club Advisor: David Sullivan.

CRU @ QVCC

A caring community passionate about connecting people to Jesus Christ. This club is still forming.

Effective Altruism Club

Raise money for charities with high levels of return on investment for the people receiving aid.

Former Club Advisor: Jayne Battye.

Fireside Chat (Podcast)

A podcast that highlights students, faculty and all things QVCC.

Former Club Advisor: Brian Kaufman.

Foreign Language Club

To promote an atmosphere for club members and all other students to broaden their knowledge of the Latin/Hispanic culture.

Former Club 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.

Former Club Advisor: Tracey Ferguson

Lunchtime 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.

Former Club Advisor: Jakob Spjut

Math Club

To encourage QVCC students to pursue mathematics outside of the classroom and open up new math-related opportunities.

Former Club Advisor: 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.

Former Club 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.

Former Club Advisor: Ling-chuan Chu

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.

Former Club Advisor: 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.

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.

Former Club Advisor: Brian Kaufman

Robotics Club

To explore advancements in robotic engineering by actually creating innovative, mechanical robots for regional competition. Tuesdays at 12pm in W205.

Former Club Advisor: Jakob Spjut

Sexuality and Gender Alliance (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 Sean Gilmartin at SGilmartin@qvcc.edu.

Soccer Team

Join our team! Co-ed intramural soccer team that plays at an indoor facility.

Former Club Advisor: Amanda Giles

Tea Society

Join the Quinebaug Valley Tea Society to explore, enjoy, and share different styles of tea. Share education and information regarding the vast world of tea, and learn about the history, culture, varieties, methods of preparation.

Former Club Advisor: Ling-chuan Chu

Table Top Games

Casual group that plays tabletop games and provides a gathering place for various hobbies.

Former Club Advisor: Jakob Spjut

Honor Societies

Business

Alpha Beta Gamma

Engineering & Technology

Epsilon Pi Tau

Human Services

Tau Upsilon Alpha

Official Community College Honor Society

Phi Theta Kappa

Upcoming Activities

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