Student Clubs and Organizations
The following is a list of clubs and organizations, the current advisor, and their extensions. If you are interested in any of these clubs, please contact the appropriate advisor.
The clubs that list TBA as an advisor are inactive at this time. If it is a club you are interested in, please stop by the Student Life and Co-curricular Program Office and they will help you activate the club.
Academic Support Club: Provides information and peer support for students with learning differences. Advisor: Dr. Richard Sommers, x4317
Animé Club: To bring together students interested about Japanese animé and manga, western-created animations and graphic novels. Advisor: Kathleen Fulginiti X4533
Arts Club: This is an open membership club which fosters awareness and appreciation of all the arts through trips and hands on workshops. Advisor: Sara Ringler, x4335
Cape Cod Community College Young Professionals: The purpose of the CCCC Young Professionals is to offer its members the opportunity to: Connect with Cape Cod’s emerging workforce and future leaders, engage in our community, advance their lives, both business and personal, on the Cape. We advocate for young professionals at CCCC and strive to create networking, educational, and service opportunities that foster professional development in collaboration with the Cape Cod Young Professionals. Advisor: Kristina Ierardi, x4688
CCCC Special Olympics Club: To create a partnership between Special Olympics Massachusetts (SOMA), 4C's campus and the Cape Cod community that benefits all organizations. Through this partnership, students on the 4C's campus will gain a meaningful experience by working to improve the quality of programs SOMA offers to its athletes, coaches and families, while also introducing individuals to the SOMA mission. Inactive
Caritas: Caritas is a student led organization rooted in the Gospel of Jesus Christ and motivated by the teachings of the Second Vatican Council. This organization seeks to nurture student leadership, support the spiritual development of students and engage in pastoral action within the context of the college community. These goals will be accomplished through initiatives that seek to provide opportunities for students to become involved in social justice activities within the community, provide opportunities for spiritual growth and discovery, and seek to promote ecumenical and inter-religious dialogue and understanding. CARITAS also seeks to establish a collaborative relationship between the Cape Cod Campus Ministry, a college ministry of the Diocese of Fall River and the College Community. While CARITAS is based on the teachings of Roman Catholicism, students of any religious tradition or beliefs are welcome. In keeping with the Church teaching, CARITAS or any of its members, advisors, or chaplain shall not engage in proselytizing on or off campus. Inactive
Choral Club: Provides an opportunity for singers to perform in concert. Advisor: Jerry Skelley, x4408
College Republican Club: The club exists to engage college students in intelligent discussion on political issues and to further understand policy decisions in government. While the club has a decidedly republican focus, it is open to all students no matter what political affiliation (or non-affiliation) they might have. Inactive
Debate Club: Promotes speech writing, speaking, and debating skills, sponsors field trips. Interim Advisor: Dean David Ziemba X4345 Debate Coach:TBD
Dental Hygiene Club: Cultivates, promotes, and sustains the art and science of Dental Hygiene. Advisor: Barbara Sheerin, x4376
Economics Club: Field trips, speakers, and other activities around economics. Advisor: Virender Gautam, x4501
Gaming Club: Provides a place for members to get together and play games of any kind, with a focus on various card and board games. Our goals are to establish camaraderie among students through a unifying hobby and to foster basic strategy, critical thinking skills and mathematics; playing together and against each other. Advisors: Zara Kilmurray, x4401 and Lynne Marchant, x4898. Inactive
Honors Club: The mission of the Cape Cod Community College Honors Club is to enhance the academic environment of all fellow students. The Honors Club shall provide opportunities for individual growth while strengthening the campus community through the coordination of activities and projects focused on the club's three principles: Scholarship, Support and Service. Advisor: Delores Bird, x4658
Hospitality Club: The focus of the club is to meet to discuss topics relating to Hospitality, Travel, Tourism, Hotels and Restaurants. The club members will invite professionals from those areas in to speak to them and to also travel off campus to see these areas first hand. The club also wants to work on community service especially for students of the college community. We're also hoping to fund scholarships for Hospitality students. Advisors: Paul McCormick, x4404 and Marie Keough, x4350
Janus Players: Encompasses all aspects of drama: acting, production, and backstage preparation. Advisors: Vana Trudeau, x4410 Brian Rice X4356
Jazz Club: To encourage greater participation in the performance and appreciation of jazz music by the community and the student body at large. Advisor: Jerry Skelley, x4408
Junto Club: Sponsors field trips to places related to great American literary works primarily in New England. Advisor: Delores Bird, x4658
Legacy Club: Promotes collaboration between CCCC's students and non-profit organizations. Strives to involve students and on-campus projects and to assist in helping impoverish students connect with the right organizations. Advisor: Caren Pray, x4325
The Mainsheet: The Mainsheet is the College’s student newspaper that serves the student body and the college community. It is a free and independent newspaper produced by student volunteers. It is a medium for students enrolled in the college’s journalism, graphic arts, and business classes to put their classroom education into action. As a student club, the Mainsheet is open to all students at the College, and club officers are elected by the membership at the second meeting of each semester. Advisor: Kerry Drohan X4410
Nursing Club: Sponsors community projects and campus activities; promotes membership and participation in the Massachusetts Senate and Student Nurses and the Massachusetts Nurses Assoc.; lobbies for financial aid and improvement of nursing conditions. Advisor: Gayle Ridgway X4436
Robotics Club: Share the current robotics technology available today to study actual working toys and products. Build a robotic experiment and its capabilities. Participate in local competitions. Experiment and explore to stimulate each other's ideas and imaginations. Advisors: Eric Arzanov X4373 Fredrick Bsharah X4580
Rotaract Club: Provides an opportunity for college students to enhance their knowledge and skills that will assist them in professional 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. Advisor: Kathy Andrews, x4392
S.T.A.R.T (Students Achieving Recovery Together): Promotes assistance in combating potential substance abuse problems affecting many lives at the Cape Cod Community College Campus. Advisor: Regina Yaroch, x4749
Student Senate: Comprised of elected students representing the needs and best interests of students; encourages and provides for the participation of all students in the issues and policies that affect their rights and responsibilities as members of the College family. Students are strongly urged to attend Student Senate meetings, to become involved with the Student Senate, and to bring to the Senate’s attention any questions or concerns regarding student’s rights and/or responsibilities. Meets Mondays 2:00pm in the Club Room, Upper Level Grossman Commons Building. Advisor: David Biggs, x4449
Students for Sustainability: The mission of this club is to promote awareness among students, faculty, staff and the Cape Cod community about sustainability issues and to encourage community involvement. Advisor: Tina Frias X4320
Unity Student Coalition: This is a coalition for students of color and their allies. The purpose is to connect, support, and empower the students of color and their allies. Advisor: Kathy Andrews, x4392
WKKL 90.7FM Radio Club (Makkay Broadcasting Center): College radio station offers training in radio broadcasting and equipment operation, sponsors College concerts, dances, and events. Advisor: Sarah Nelson, x4684
Phi Theta Kappa: Meets Wednesdays 2:00pm in Maureen M. Wilkens Hall (formerly South) in Room 116. Advisor: Kate Martin, x4665
WKKL Mission Statement
The Radio Club of Cape Cod Community College is open to all students at Cape Cod Community College. This club operates to educate and engage students in the art and science of radio, radio broadcasting, business and promotion. It does this through its activities, meetings, programs and events.
The club uses the facilities of the College owned radio station WKKL 90.7 FM a not-for-profit, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) licensed collegiate radio station. The radio station is located in the Makkay Broadcasting Center on the campus of Cape Cod Community College.
The station’s mission to introduce independent non-commercial music to its audiences locally on the cape and islands, as well as worldwide through its internet presence. It fulfills this mission through student involvement, community volunteer membership and alumni participation in on air programming, educational coursework and administrative tasks under the guidance of its general manager following all Federal Communications Commission rules and regulations.