Clubs, Organizations, and Special Interest Groups

AAUW - American Association of Univ. Women
Advisor: Shai Perry
Phone: 913-288-7408
Email: sperry@kckcc.edu

AAUW provides advancement equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is the nation’s leading voice promoting equity and education for women and girls. Since our founding in 1881, AAUW members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and political. AAUW has been empowering women as individuals and as a community since 1881. For more than 130 years, we have worked together as a national grassroots organization to improve the lives of millions of women and their families.

AES - Audio Engineering Student Society
Advisor: Ian Corbett
Phone: 913-288-7317
Email: corbetti@kckcc.edu

The Audio Engineering Student Society, also the KCKCC Student Chapter of the Audio Engineering Society (AES), is open to current students enrolled in audio engineering or music technology classes at KCKCC at some point during their studies. Members must also be a student member of the AES. Examples of activities organized by the Society include field trips to local audio industry-related businesses and venues; bringing guest speakers to campus; passing on information about upcoming opportunities and industry events; encouraging student participation in industry conferences and conventions; and providing a forum for discussion, interaction, and networking outside of the classroom.

Blue Crew (Pep Club)
Advisor: Andrica Wilcoxen
Phone: 913-288-7652
Email: awilcoxen@kckcc.edu

The KCKCC Blue Crew is to facilitate faculty, staff, and student engagement outside the classroom. KCKCC Blue Crew supports all students in their extra-curricular activities by communicating event information to students, faculty and staff and helping to increase attendance in support of our student body. Students who participate in the KCKCC Blue Crew will develop new friends, have fun, and create great college memories! The benefits of being part of the KCKCC Blue crew are free entry to campus events, meet new people, win prizes, win cash drawings, participate at game activities, concession discounts, FREE Blue Crew Shirt and more!!!

Catholic Students of KCKCC
Advisor: Victor Ammons
Phone: 913-288-7233
Email: vjammons@kckcc.edu

The Catholic Students of Kansas City Kansas Community College is a group whose primary purpose is five-fold which is to provide a forum for Catholic Students attending KCKCC to share their faith as is articulated within the Catechism of the Catholic Church, offer a means for students who are Catholics but are from outside the Kansas City Metro Area to connect with other Catholic Faith Communities within the area, provide a forum for Catholic and Non-Catholic students to intellectually engage each other in contemporary social and moral issues, serve as a support group for students, both Catholics and Non-Catholics, who are both from and not from the Kansas City Metro Area, and assist the Department of Students Activities in whatever manner the Director and Student Senate may deem necessary.

CRU - Christian Student Union
Advisor: Karisse Whyte
Phone: 913-288-7384
Email: kwhyte@kckcc.edu

The Christian Student Union is a non-denominational group of students desiring to study and know more about what the Bible has to say about today's world.

Anyone who is a believer in Christ or who would like to know more about Him is welcome. Guest speakers and movies provide helpful insights into the study of the Bible. The group meets each week to read and study the Word of God.

College Dems
Advisor: Student Activities
Phone: 913-288-7553
Email: awilcoxen@kckcc.edu

DECA
Advisor: Sharon Clay
Phone: 913-288-7353
Email: sclay@kckcc.edu

Drama Club
Advisor: Gary Mosby
Phone: 913-288-7305
Email: gmosby@kckcc.edu

The mission of the Drama Club is to give leadership, creative, and management experiences to theatre students and to produce quality theatre with original, experimental, and socially significant plays. With the help of the faculty advisor and encouragement from the Theatre Department, students work in every phase of the operation, from directing to running a technical crew, designing costumes to ushering, from choosing the season to publishing and performing in it. Interested students should contact Dr. Charles Leader, Coordinator of the Theatre Department, at 913-288-7106.

Early Childhood Professionals
Advisor: Kathleen McGowan
Phone: 913-288-7837
Email: kmcgowan@kckcc.edu

The Early Childhood Professionals was formed to provide students an opportunity for professional growth and development and networking with early care and education advocates for quality education and care for children and families

Economics Club
Advisor: Student Activities
Phone: 913-288-7553
Email: awilcoxen@kckcc.edu

The KCKCC Economics Club was formed to provide our students and the community with a forum for the discussion of pertinent international, national and local/community economic issues. It strives to provide an informal environment for students and the faculty to exchange ideas and to encourage community involvement as an integral part of their education. By becoming a link between KCKCC and the larger community, the club, in consultation with the private, public and social sectors attempts to bring to the four areas of concerns in community economic development, political participation, and community resource mapping.

ENACTUS - Students of Free Enterprise
Advisor: Allen Lenoir
Phone: 913-288-7154
Email: alenoir@kckcc.edu

Active on more than 1200 campus in the United States, SIFE provides college students the best opportunity to make a difference and to develop leadership, teamwork, and communication skills, through learning, practicing, and teaching the principles of free enterprise. Sponsor: Allen Lenoir, Business Faculty Advisor, 913-288-7154. Meeting dates and times: Every Tuesday from 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Room 2707.

FBOE - Fringe Benefits of Education
Advisor: Roger Suggs
Phone: 913-288-7482
Email: rsuggs@kckcc.edu

Fringe Benefits of Education was founded in 2008, FBOE is a mentoring program that offers a circle of support for men & women between the ages of 17 and 24 to overcome barriers that cause hopelessness and disconnect from their dreams. Participation is open to young men & Women who are on the fringe of transition, dropping out, losing hope of being successful, seeking employable skills, having a hard time transitioning, looking for ways to connect with community resources and wanting a better chance of beating the odds. Each participant will develop goal making skills, build lifelong friendships, networking opportunities, tutoring, and more. FBOE meets every Thursday (all year round) from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm at KCKCC.

Gamer Club
Advisor: David Jones
Phone: 913-288-7274
Email: dajones@kckcc.edu

The Gamer Club provides students with the opportunity to build friendships with other students who like to play board games, card games, video games, etc.. Students can attend gamer meetings to learn and discuss new strategies and tactics, explore new games, and build gaming skills. The Gamer Club involves students from friendly matches to on campus competitions.

ISO - Internal Students Organization
Advisor: Marquis Harris
Phone: 913-288-7375
Email: maharris@kckcc.edu

The International Student Organization gives international students from abroad and in the community the opportunity to develop an understanding of the American culture and its people as well as the chance to share their culture with the community. The ISO promotes social interaction and participation of its members in a variety of educational and cultural events both on and off campus. Interested students should contact voice mail: 913-288-7625 or the ESL Coordinator in the Science Building, Room 3413.

Mindfulness Club
Advisor: Barbara Clark-Evans
Phone: 913-288-7504
Email: bclark@kckcc.edu

Music Club
Advisor: John Strafford
Phone: 913-288-7137
Email: jstafford@kckcc.edu

Naturally Design
Advisor: Curtis Smith
Phone: 913-288-7314
Email: cvsmith@kckcc.edu

Naturally Designed provides students the opportunity to utilize our natural environment by growing, investing, and educating ourselves and others in an use organic/natural way, but is not limited to producing organic products, making healthy recipes, for consumption and/or daily.

NSLS - National Society of Leadership Success
Advisor: Michael Cozart
Phone: 913-288-7565
Email: ccozart@kckcc.edu
NSLS - National Society of Leadership Success
Advisor: Andrica Wilcoxen
Phone: 913-288-7652
Email: awilcoxen@kckcc.edu

OQS - Out, Questioning, & Straight Diversity Club
Advisor: Jennifer Gieschen
Phone: 913-288-7193
Email: gieschen@kckcc.edu

The Out, Questioning, and Straight Diversity Club, also known as the OQS Diversity Club, is a gay-straight student alliance. The club works to meet the needs of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered (LGBT) students, providing support and encouragement to the LGBT community. They work to build bridges among students of all sexual orientations and gender identities/expressions. They promote education on issues affecting all students, including harassment, discrimination, and bias. And they organize charitable events and host social activities.

Parent Council
Advisor: Andrica Wilcoxen
Phone: 913-288-7652
Email: awilcoxen@kckcc.edu

Peer Tutoring
Advisor: Carrie Domino
Phone: 913-288-7202
Email: cdomino@kckcc.edu

Pre - Student Nurses Association
Advisor: Theresa Campbell
Phone: 913-288-7282
Email: tcampbell@kckcc.edu

Presidential Volunteer Award Club
Advisor: Linda Warner
Phone: 913-288-7194
Email: lwarner@kckcc.edu

PTK - Phi Theta Kappa
Advisor: Dr. Stacy Tucker
Phone: 913-288-7239
Email: stucker@kckcc.edu

Phi Theta Kappa International Honors Society for two-year colleges acknowledges students for their efforts in the hallmarks of scholarship, leadership, and service to the community. KCKCC's Mu Delta Chapter students have been ranked by Phi Theta Kappa in the top 25 colleges internationally. Each year, Phi Theta Kappa students work on projects to present at regional and international conferences.

Photography Club
Advisor: Bryan Whitehead
Phone: 913-288-7237
Email: bryanw@kckcc.edu

Psi Beta Phi
Advisor: Victor Ammons
Phone: 913-288-7233
Email: vjammons@kckcc.edu

Ralph Bunche Society
Advisor: Dr. Ewa Unoke
Phone: 913-288-7119
Email: eunoke@KCKCC.EDU

"Citizen Diplomats working for world peace.”

Our Campaign builds on Phelps Stokes' power of BIG IDEAS in promoting the legacy of Prof. Ralph J. Bunche, UN Diplomat; Nobel Peace Prize Winner; Human Rights Advocate, and Founder- UN Peacekeeping Mission.

About Us - The RBS-Kansas City Kansas Community College Chapter is the first Ralph Bunche Society to be established within a community college in the United States. Our chapter was established on May 05, 2010. Our student members participate in Model UN, AU, NATO, OAS simulations and conflict resolution conferences in NY, Washington D.C. and nationwide. Call and join us. Contact: Dr. Ewa Unoke - 913-288-7318.

Sigma Phi Sigma
Advisor: Rick Sprick
Phone: 913-288-7289
Email: rsprick@kckcc.edu

The Lambda Chapter of Sigma Phi Sigma is a national fraternity for Mortuary Science majors. Designed to promote professionalism, friendship, social activities, and scholastic achievement, this co-educational student-run organization is responsible for social activities, field trips, and community functions for its members. Interested students should contact Wiley Wright on the lower level of the Flint Building.

SOL - Student Organization of Latinos
Advisor: Marquis Harris
Phone: 913-288-7375
Email: maharris@kckcc.edu
The Student Organization of Latinos, or SOL (pronounced soul), gives students the opportunity to build leadership skills and to share their cultures with other students, faculty, staff, and the community at large. In addition, the club provides a chance for camaraderie and support for the purpose of retention and to help students to reach their educational goals. Contact (913) 288-7625.

Student Art Society
Advisor: Tom Besgrove
Phone: 913-288-7103
Email: tbesgrove@kckcc.edu

The club is open to all who are interested in arts in our community. The club visits local and regional art centers and participates in community outreach programs of the college. Current students and alumni have an opportunity to exhibit in the Follow the Dot Exhibitions and display art work at the local library.

Our meetings consist of viewing films concerning art and current issues that are addressed by the contemporary artist. The club goal is to serve the KCKCC student and broaden an understanding of the vitality of art in the world and in our community and to expand the opportunities to view and create art.

Student Debate Association
Advisor: Darren Elliott
Phone: 913-288-7295
Email: delliott@kckcc.edu

Student Debate Association (SDA) membership shall be open to all Student Association members of Kansas City Kansas Community College (KCKCC). All members must actively participate in the Debate Program at KCKCC by being enrolled in a Debate class, competing for KCKCC at a tournament level, and have a legitimate interest in pursuing debate either professionally or academically.

Student Forensics Club
Advisor: Darren Elliott
Phone: 913-288-7295
Email: delliott@kckcc.edu

The Forensics Club is for students interested in competitive speech and competitive speech tournaments. The club is made up of team members who travel to tournaments representing KCKCC. The club also holds various High School activities, including the State Forensics Festival governed by the Kansas State High School Activities Association. Club members have the opportunity to participate in many campus events as part of a recognized Student Government Organization. All students are welcome to join.

Students for Global Peace
Advisor: Dr. Ewa Unoke
Phone: 913-288-7119
Email: eunoke@kckcc.edu

The mission of Students for Global Peace is to promote a more peaceful, safer, and violence-free learning community and to further advocate for the ideals of diversity and social justice. Contact: Dr. Ewa Unoke 913-288-7318.

SLI - Student Leadership Institute
Advisor: Andrica Wilcoxen
Phone: 913-288-7652
Email: awilcoxen@kckcc.edu

SNA - Student Nurses Association
Advisor: Christy Fornal
Phone: 913-288-7521
Email: cfornal@kckcc.edu

The Student Nurse Association was formed to promote interaction and educational programming for all levels of nursing students. Interested students should contact the Nursing Department Office at 913-288-7174.

Student Senate (Student Government)
Advisor: Andrica Wilcoxen
Phone: 913-288-7652
Email: awilcoxen@kckcc.edu

The KCKCC Student Senate works as a legislative body which is a voice for students. Elected positions include: President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. Appointed positions include Parliamentarian, Campus Activities Chairperson, and six (6) Senators.

Any enrolled student may attend Student Senate meetings which are held the second and fourth Wednesday when classes are in session. All students are welcome to attend. Student Senate’s office is located on the lower level of Jewell Student Center, Room 2312.

SVA - Student Veterans of America
Advisor: Wade Abel
Phone: 913-288-7592
Email: wabel@kckcc.edu

Teachers of Tomorrow: KNEA Student Chapter
Advisor: Dr. Hira Nair
Phone: 913-288-7319
Email: hnair@kckcc.edu

KNEA Student Chapter serves as a mentoring organization to recruit and recognize students who are interested in the field of education. Interested students should contact the Education Coordinator whose office is on the lower level of the Social Science Building.

TASSU - The African American Student Union
Advisor: Roger Suggs
Phone 913-288-7482
Email: rsuggs@kckcc.edu

The African American Student Union was formed to give African American students and other interested individuals an opportunity to develop programs and activities that display the contributions made by African Americans in our society. TAASU sponsors Black History Month events each February as well as the Silver Harvest Banquet and a Spring Talent Show.

Therapy Club
Advisor: Mike Parrett
Phone: 913-288-7245
Email: mparrett@kckcc.edu

The Therapy Club provides a source of education and information to students who are interested in a career in physical therapy, respiratory therapy, occupational therapy, massage therapy, or any other skilled Allied Health services.

Transfer Club
Advisor: Christopher Munoz
Phone: 913-288-7148
Email: emunoz@kckcc.edu

The College Transfer Club is an organization for students whose plans are to transfer to from community college to a four-year institution. One of the many purposes of the College Transfer Club is to provide a smooth transfer process, provide students with an opportunity to navigate the educational, financial, and social options that are available for students. There are many benefits of participating in the College Transfer Club, such as taking college tours, attending transfer fairs, meet one on one with college leaders and staff, develop a transfer plan, etc... While some of the reasons are essential in helping students to choose a college, other reasons are beneficial to the social and personal development of the student, such as peer support, networking, up-to-date information about various colleges, communications skills, leadership skills, memorable opportunities, and exposure to a variety of four-year higher education institutions.

TV Broadcasting Club
Advisor: Randy Royer
Phone: 913-288-7188
Email: rroyer@kckcc.edu

Writing Club
Advisor: Carrie Domino
Phone: 913-288-7202
Email: cdomino@kckcc.edu

Yarn Club
Advisor: Shai Perry
Phone: 913-288-7408
Email: sperry@kckcc.edu

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