Student Clubs

The Inter Club Council

The Inter-club Council (ICC) is commonly referred to as the club of clubs. Reintroduced in 2008, the ICC, under the umbrella of the Associated Students Government (ASG), is the forum in which clubs collaborate to strengthen their efforts on campus. The ICC meets weekly. To learn more, contact the Office of Student Affairs at 619 388-3498.

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Student Clubs

Interested in joining or starting a club? Students interested in clubs should stop by the "Student Affairs" office located in M-200. All students interested in starting a club should download the Club Recognition packet below for all the information. Club Recognition packets are due to the Office of Student Affairs by Friday, September 30, 2016 at 12 noon.
For more information please contact the Office of Student Affairs at 619-388-3498 or visit us at M-200.

City College is home to a wide variety of students, faculty and staff. We pride ourselves on the diverse backgrounds, interests and cultures of our campus. City College has 43 student clubs/organizations; each as diverse as the students we serve.

If you would like information on a specific club you can reach out to that club’s advisor referenced below. Should you have general questions about joining an existing club or creating a new club, please contact the office of Student Affairs at 619-388-3498. 

ICC T
he Inter-club Council (ICC) is commonly referred to as the club of clubs. The ICC is the forum in which clubs collaborate to strengthen their efforts on campus.

ICC meets every Friday at 10:00 a.m. in the Associated Students Government center located in the Student Affairs building, M-201. Your club should be sending at least one representative to each ICC meeting so we can promote your club and its activities.

Mandatory Club Orientation:
All students interested in starting a new club are required to attend the Student Club Orientation. Advisors are also required to attend the Advisor Orientation. All orientations are held in M-201.

Student Orientations:
Tuesday, September 20th from 1:00 to 2:00 pm
or
Wednesday, September 21st from 2:00 to 3:00 pm.

Advisor Orientations:
Tuesday, September 20th from 12:00 to 12:30 pm
or
Wednesday, September 21st from 3:30 to 4:00 pm.

To learn more, contact the Office of Student Affairs at 619 388-3498. 

Important Forms

  • Board Policy 3200 District Policy for operating a Student Club or Organization on campus
  • Club Recognition Packet Application packet for new clubs or re-registering an existing club
  • Procedures And Operating Guidelines Guidelines for operating a Student Club
  • Request For Use Of Facilities and Placement on the Room Matrix Used to reserve campus facilities
  • Major Event Form Used to notify Campus Administration of a major event on the campus

  • Fall 2015/Spring 2016 Clubs:

    Club/Organization

    Name
    Faculty Advisor(s)

    & E- Mail Address(es)
    President

    Club Purpose
    African American Progressives

    Alazar Tesfamariam
    atesfama@sdccd.edu
    Aniekan EssienTo foster a forum for progressive discussion, shared learning and forging a new culture.
    American Medical Student Association

    Jennifer Chambers
    jjchambe@sdccd.edu

    Jake Brashears
    jbrashea@sdccd.edu

    Irving CeronAmerican Medical Student Association (AMSA) is for students interested in the field of medicine. Through AMSA you will have access to opportunities such as informative conferences, advice from accomplished professionals, and networking opportunities with other students.
    Animal Rights/Food Politics

    Dr. Keith Burke
    ktburke@sdccd.edu

     The Animal Rights/Food Politics club is created to provide students who are concerned about animal cruelty, the conditions of factory farms, the proliferation of processed foods, the treatment of farm workers, the influence of corporate interests n food politics and policy and organic plant-based food options with a support group to discuss, educate and advocate for these concerns.
    Anthropology Society Tori Randall
    trandall@sdccd.edu
    Dimitri PriceTo educate students and the public on the importance of anthropology and its sub-field, and to assist anyone interested in the field professionally and academically.
    ASG

    Associated Students Government

    Marciano Perez, Jr., M.Ed
    mperez@sdccd.edu

    Lori Oldham, M.Ed.
    loldham@sdccd.edu


    Laura Benavidez
    Hani Hussein
    As student leaders we; are committed to serving and advocating for the student interests by promoting diversity, community, and academic success.
    Audubon Club

    Lisa Chaddock
    lchaddoc@sdccd.edu

    Maria RobinsonStudents will be a part of a campus environmental community, participating in organized activities to advance the knowledge of local birds, habitats and sustainability efforts that will begin them on a pathway to a profession in environmental sustainability.
    Breaking the Stats

    Nora Hinsley
    nhinsley@sdccd.edu
    Brianna McCloryTo provide a support system, academic peer assistance and emotional assistance for former and current foster youth.
    ChessLisa Chaddock
    lchaddoc@sdccd.edu
    Laura Romero / Maria RobinsonTo provide a safe and comfortable environment for students to learn, teach and play chess.
    City Health & Fitness Jake Brashears
    jbrashea@sdccd.edu
    Diana MartocchioTo promote and expand fitness and health at City College and the surrounding community. 
    Clay ClubTerri Hughes-Oelrich
    thugheso@sdccd.edu
    A’Jonee MimsTo connect with other Ceramicists, collaborate on projects, learn from each other, and to find opportunities to showcase.
    Community of FriendsJulie Pludow
    jpludow@sdccd.edu
    Viannett ChimalCommunity of Friends is a student organization that seeks to provide support to disabled students from San Diego City College and the community.
    Cosmetology ClubSylvia Leon
    sleon@sdccd.edu
    Jade Pardyncrease understanding of the Cosmetology profession, and provide members with opportunities to develop bonds and network with other students and professionals within the field, while also giving back to surrounding communities through service.
    Creative Writing ClubPatricia McGhee
    pmcghee@sdccd.edu
    Andrew PowersTo serve as a community of support for writers and aspiring writers seeking to practice and showcase their craft in a welcoming environment. To provide members with information on local educational resources, including but not limited to: Writing and Publishing workshops, Local poetry and open mic nights, writing contests, writing scholarships.
    French ClubPhilippe Patto
    ppatto@sdccd.edu
    Jeremy SmithTo embrace French language and culture, eliminate stereotypes and misconceptions through awareness, and encourage French as a major.
    Future Leaders ClubPatricia McGhee
    rkrauss@sdccd.edu
    Vanessa VasquezThe purpose of the Future Leaders Club is to provide peer support and up-to-date information and educational opportunities to students planning to transfer to a four-year university. The club will sponsor activities that allow students to explore transfer options and to gain valuable information about the transfer process.
     Hip-Hop NationRobert Kostlan 
    rkostlan@sdccd.edu
    Carlos Cervantes JrTo promote intellectual growth by studying the history and roots of hip-hop to provide a better understanding of the musical genre and its significance in American and world culture.
    Honors ClubKelly Mayhew
    kmayhew@sdccd.edu
    Elvin LantiguaThe City College Honors Club seeks to provide San Diego City College Honors students with a sense of community and shared purpose. The Honors Club will promote the formation of learning communities and study groups in order to support the academic success of its members. We seek to significantly increase
    Inter-Club Council (ICC)
    Marciano Perez, Jr., M.Ed.
    mperez@sdccd.edu

    Lori Oldham, M.Ed.
    loldham@sdccd.edu



    Gregory BarbaThe Inter-Club Council serves to represent to the Associated Students at San Diego City College the interests of its member organizations. The ICC serves to facilitate communication and cooperation amongst campus clubs.
    International ClubEdwin Hiel
    ehiel@sdccd.edu
    Zack DeFazio-FarrellThe International Club seeks to provide support to current and future international students as well as any other student looking to obtain international experience.
    Jammin InternationalPatricia McGhee
    mailto:pmcghee@sdccd.edu
    Jesimarie RodriguezThe purpose of our club is to provide a diverse environment and community for students of all majors interested in learning the different aspects of live show production.
    Kinesiology ClubKathy McGinnis
    kmcginni@sdccd.edu
    Crystalmar MarquezThe purpose of this organization is to promote understanding and interest in the Kinesiology major by attending events of interest to us, and to create networking opportunities amongst students and with faculty at San Diego City College.
    Lean Six Sigma Club (LSSC)Fred Julian
    fjulian@sdccd.edu
    Liza PorterfieldThe primary goal of the Lean Six Sigma Club of San Diego City College is to serve as a catalyst for change where each and every registered member will promote the ideas and values of LSSC creating a culture of teamwork and continuous process improvement on every aspect of the organization while serving as agents for change.
    M.E.Ch.AEnrique Davalos
    edavalos@sdccd.edu
    Juanita Y Lopez-AyalaOrganization to become politically continuous through community involvement and pride in who they are and where they come from.
    Model United NationsMasahiro Omae
    momae@sdccd.edu
    Isaac NolanModel United Nations is to stimulate real-world situations where students have the opportunity to improve their abilities in debate, public speaking, diplomacy, leadership, voicing their opinions, and articulating strong arguments.
    National Association of Hispanic Journalists-SD ChapterChris Acedo
    cacedo@sdccd.edu
    Judah HosannaTo promote and advocate for multicultural diversity in the media, encourage and support the study and practice of multicultural diversity in the media, to foster and promote fair treatment of minorities in the media and to network with students and media professionals to foster a greater understanding of Hispanic and other minority professionals' cultural identities, interests and concerns.
    Phi Theta Kappa Elizabeth Meehan
    emeehan@sdccd.edu
    Rudy RiveraPhi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society. As the honor society of San Diego City College, we work together to recognize the academic effort of the students as well as to brainstorm ideas to give back to the community.
    Pillars of the Community Scholar Society Darius Spearman
    dspearma@sdccd.edu
    Maria Elona MoralesTo advocate for students who been formerly incarcerated or have been affected by the prison system. Inform and educate the larger student body issues related to criminal justice.
    Psi Beta & Psychology ClubKim Sweeney
    ksweeney@sdccd.edu
    Issanna LoughmanOpen to all students and all majors who are interested in psychology. We participate in research and community service, go on field trips, host guest speakers, and offer workshops! Psi Beta is a national honor society that requires at least a 3.25 GPA to register, however if your GPA is lower you can join psychology club!
    PuenteLuis Perez
    lperez@sdccd.edu
    Manuel Acosta MezaThe goal of the Puente Club is to build a strong sense of community while informing students about academic, social and community activities to current and former Puente members as well as other San Diego City College students that are interested in the development of our education and personal growth.
    Quidditch Club
    Chris Brown
    cbrown@sdccd.edu
    Carla BurgosTo support Quidditch's development throughout San Diego, improve gender education across the community, promote equality and diversity, foster a love of reading and promote youth engagement, leadership and physical activity.
    RotoractDavid Eichinger
    deiching@sdccd.edu

    Kevin Pratte
    kpratte@sdccd.edu

    Ethan BonelliThe purpose of Rotoract is to provide an opportunity for young men and women to enhance the knowledge and skills that will assist them in personal development, to address the physical and social needs of their communities, and to promote better relations between all people worldwide through a framework of friendship and service.
    San Diego City College Speech ClubErin Engstrom
    eengstro@sdccd.edu
    Althea RoyTo serve as a support organization for students that have a passion for public speaking so they can expand their knowledge and skills beyond the courses they can take in the classroom.
    San Diego Music and Arts SocietyRobert Kostlan
    rkostlan@sdccd.edu
    J. Alejandro BenavidezWhere people from all musical and artistic backgrounds can connect and interact while establishing a collective network in which people can share ideas, build relationships, and open doors for each other.
    Sand Volleyball ClubDede Bodnar
    dbodnar@sdccd.edu

    Kevin Pratte
    kpratte@sdccd.edu

    Zack KramerThe purpose of the San Diego City College Sand Volleyball Club is to provide all students at San Diego City College the opportunity to play sand volleyball at a competitive level.
    SD City RoboticsRobert Pruitt
    rpruitt@sdccd.edu
    Matt Pedler

    San Diego City Robotics Club is an exciting team of students interested in developing new robotic technology. Members will be able to contribute to designing and constructing a robotic submarine which competes in the annual Robo-sub Competition. The goal of the competition is to advance the development of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs) by challenging a new generation of engineers to perform realistic missions in an underwater environment. The event also serves to foster ties between young engineers and the organizations developing AUV technologies.

    www.sdcityrobotics.org

    SDCC Film SocietyCy Kuckenbaker
    ckuckenb@sdccd.edu
    Rachel Barringer

    To expand cinematic scholarships for film majors interested in analysis of the medium who curently attend City College; to allow students to exercise their skills and create a public space for films, both topical and representative of the diversity of expression that this art offers.

    π Society

    Lan Hong
    lhong@sdccd.edu
    Dalila RobledoTo promote and stimulate student interest in mathematics; To motivate students of all math levels through the use of teamwork and competitions; To encourage leadership by strengthening critical thinking and problem solving skills.
    Society of Hispanic Professional EngineersRafael Alvarez
    ralvarez@sdccd.edu
    Daniel SandovalSHPE changes lives by empowering the Hispanic community to realize their fullest potential and impacts the world through STEM awareness, access, support and development.
    Society of Women EngineersRafael Alvarez
    ralvarez@sdccd.edu
    Arian ReyesTo encourage young women to seek careers in science and mathematics, providing assistance and guidance to them while they are in college and providing support in the furtherance of their professions careers.
    Sociology ClubMarilyn Espitia
    mespitia@sdccd.edu
    Estrella CastilloOur mission is to create space and community in which students, faculty and sociology associates come together to develop peer-support and mentorship networks, a clear path for transferring to a 4-year school and degree success, to practice sociological methods of research and discuss ideas about our larger society.
    Spanish ClubPhilippe Patto
    ppatto@sdccd.edu
    Raquel BobadillaThe practice of the administration and familiarization of the members with Spanish and Latin American customs and literature.
    UmojaPaul Alexander
    palexand@sdccd.edu
    Samantha ThorntonUmoja is a club meant to support the Umoja Community; to motivate, inspire, lead by example, and be proactive at the community college level.




    Visionary FeministsSarah M Pitcher
    spitcher@sdccd.edu
    Joseph Heide Richard PowellTo practice feminism, defined by our club as a movement to end sexism, sexist exploitation and oppression.

    Club Policy

    Attached is a copy of Policy 3200, the relevant policy in which clubs will need to comply with when a recognized club on campus.


    Student Club Forms