Student clubs offer countless opportunities for individual and group development and they represent the most visible and accessible avenue to student involvement on a college campus. Additionally, student clubs reflect the diverse interests and activities of GCC’s student body. Check out the list of clubs below. Club meetings are open to all GCC students; contact the club advisor listed if you have questions or what more information. If want to start a new club, here’s the GCC New Club Info Packet 2013-2014.
To plan and organize cultural, social and recreational activities to enhance the student experience. This group is open to all students interested in planning and implementing campus events.
Meetings: Fridays from 11am – 11:50am in C216
Art Club (Experimental Watercolor Group)
To maintain a supportive community for those interested in the Visual Arts. Through regular gatherings, we aim to create an inspirational environment where individuals are invited to engage in dialogue about contemporary art issues, participate in the process of traditional and experimental art making and nurture one another’s creativity.
Advisor: Jen Simms
Meetings: Mondays from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm in S104
Autism Spectrum Klub (A.S.K.)
To provide a casual social learning environment where students on the Autism spectrum can come to share common concerns, seek peer support, and develop social connections on campus. This group is open to all students.
To help spread a mutual love of books to other like minded people.
Advisor: Maria Williams-Russell
The Business Club exists to provide networking opportunities, social events, and informative programming to increase members’ business skills and chances of success in personal entrepreneurship.
Advisor: Thom Simmons
Meetings: Select Wednesdays from 12:00pm – 12:45pm in the Hammond Business Studio (E132)
To expand students’ use of rhetoric and exercise critical analysis and logical reasoning skills.
Advisor: Buz Eisenberg
Human Services Club
To provide a forum for discussing contemporary issues in the Human Services field. This group is open to all students.
Advisor: Amy Ford
Meetings: Wednesdays, from 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm in C203
Ignite (Bible Study)
To show the love of Christ to the GCC campus and provide a Biblical foundation for discussion about God.
Advisor: David Makinster
Meetings: Wednesdays from 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm in E123
International Students Club
To sponsor social, educational, and cultural events in order for international students to meet each other as well as other GCC students. This group is open to all students.
Advisor: Kit Carpenter
Meetings: First meeting Wednesday, September 17th from 12:00pm-12:50pm in N332
To learn mathematics in new and interesting ways. Open to all students.
Advisor: Ian Winokur
Meetings: Mondays from 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm in N404
To practice, promote and assist in maintaining a peaceful campus service to the community.
Advisor: David Makinster
Meetings: Wednesdays, from 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm in E115
To create a permaculture garden on campus that engages the community through education, hands-on skills, food production, and cross-disciplinary and co-curricular projects. This group is open to all students.
Advisor: Abrah Dresdale
Meetings: Mondays from 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm, in the South Garden or S311 depending on weather
Phi Theta Kappa
Serves as the international honor society for two-year colleges at GCC. Participation is by invitation only. For more information, see gcc.mass.edu/ptk.
Advisor: Robert LaPalme
A historically active club (formerly the Queer-Straight Alliance or QSA) providing educational trips to NYC and the annual prom. We are actively seeking new members. GCC’s motto has never been more appropriate: “You Belong Here!”
Advisor: Holly Lovelace
Meetings: Thursdays from 12pm – 12:50pm in N220
Social Gaming Club
The focus of the group is social games (games played face-to-face, such as card games, board games, and RPGs). The social gaming club at GCC promotes friendship and a sense of community through face-to-face games.
Advisor: Trevor Kearns
Meetings: Wednesdays from 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm in C307
To allocate the Activity Fee Budget, promote and support activities that enhance the life of the college community, and serve as the student voice on campus. This group is comprised of elected members and member-at-large; it is open to all members of the campus community. See the Student Senate page for more information.
Student Senate President: Kirandip Kaur
Student Trustee: Chad Wright
Meetings: Select Mondays at 12pm in C201
Students in Recovery and Allies (STIR-ALL)
To build a community and support for students in recovery and their allies on GCC campus.This group is open to all students.
Advisor: Judy Raper
Meetings: Wednesdays from 12:10 pm -1:00 pm in East 101
To generate campus wide culture that embraces the leadership, discipline, and high standards veterans bring to our campus while translating their military experience to student success. This group is open to all students. For more information, please see gcc.mass.edu/veterans.
Meetings: Wednesdays from 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm in room N215