Greenfield Community College

Greenfield Community College

Clubs

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 Greenfield Community College New Club Paperwork

Activities Council

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.

Advisor: Mary McEntee

Meetings: Thursdays @ 12:30PM in C216

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Club

The mission of this ACLU Club is to render local and regional support for the American Civil Liberties Union in order to conserve America’s original civic values – the Constitution and the Bill of Rights – and to defend the rights of every man, woman and child in this country.

Advisor: Buz Eisenberg

Meetings: Wednesdays @ 12:30 In East 114

Art Club

The Art Club will hold a Sketchbook Hour every Monday, 12pm – 1pm in S113.  This will be a time for people to develop or continue a productive sketchbook practice.  Sketchbooks will be provided for anyone who wants to commit to participating every Monday for the semester or you can bring your existing sketchbook and drop in whenever you want.  A variety of art materials will be available, or you can bring the supplies of your choice.  This will be an hour for drawing, collaging, painting, developing ideas or simply doodling in your own sketchbook.  It will also be a time to chat with other artists and share ideas.  Feel free to bring your lunch!

 

The Art Club is open to everyone in the GCC community and beyond, regardless of experience.  Please join us!

Advisor: Jen Simms

Meetings: Mondays from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm in S113

Business Club

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: Michelle Barthelemy

Meetings: Wednesdays from 12:00pm – 12:45pm in the Hammond Business Studio (E132)

Education Club

To create a community of students that are interested in the work and mission of education in our society.

Advisor: Peggy Martalock

Meetings: The Education Club meets monthly. Thursday, April 13th & May 11th from 4:30 - 5:30PM in East 111

Engineering & Robotics Club

The Purpose of the Engineering and Robotics Club is to build a working autonomous robot and enter said robot into the Trinity college robotics challenge.

Advisor: Amy Ehmann

Meetings: Fridays @ 12PM in S301

Future Nurses and Health Care Professionals of GCC

The purpose of this club is to help inform the community about important health concerns.

Advisor: Melanie Zamojski

Meetings: Wednesdays or Fridays @ 12PM, Monthly

GCC Pride Alliance

The Pride Alliance is dedicated to educating our peers and spreading awareness of the LGTBQA / GSRM community. We are committed to creating a safe environment where we can share open dialogue, with no reservations.

Advisor: Holly Lovelace

Meetings: First and third Mondays from 12pm – 12:50pm in C216

Ignite

To show the love of Christ to the GCC campus and provide a Biblical foundation for discussion about God.

Meetings: Wednesdays from 12pm - 12:50pm in C203

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: Select Wednesdays from 12:00pm-12:50pm in N332 Oct. 28, Nov. 9, Dec. 2

Permaculture Club

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: Anthony Reiber

Meetings: Wednesdays from 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm, in the South Garden or S338 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: Trevor Kearns

Science Club

The GCC Science Club is dedicated to promoting a passion for scientific education within GCC and the surrounding community.

Advisor: Nicole B. Hill

Meetings: Wednesdays from 12PM - 12:50PM in the Science Studio (S416)

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: Holly Lovelace

Meetings: Wednesdays from 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm

Social Justice Club

To build equity and understanding at Greenfield Community College.  We will work to raise student awareness about relevant cultural issues.  The Social Justice Club will provide students with a platform for change and action, through justice education, consciousness raising and activism.  We will give students the tools to make lasting changes in their lives and communities.

Advisor: Linda McCarthy

Meetings: Wednesday, April 5th from 2:30 - 3:30PM in C201

Student Senate

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: Cassandra Santos
Student Trustee: Jamie Coccco

Meetings: Select Mondays at 12pm in C201

Vets and Allies

To provide a safe and supportive environment for student veterans and allies and to engage in community service.

Advisor: Chris Demars

Meetings: first and third Wednesdays of each month from 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm in Veteran's Service Office

Western Mass Students for Sexual & Reproductive Health

We are a Western Mass Chapter of the National Organization Nursing Students for Sexual and Reproductive Health (WMSSRH). WMSSRH mission is to organize and host educational speakers, seminars, hands on training related to social justice in healthcare, sexual and reproductive rights, LGBTQ health, abortion, contraception, and other related topics.

Advisor: Mary Phillips & Amanda Hyde

Meetings: First Tuesday of each month from 12PM - 12:50PM in East Building Room 131

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