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Flathead Valley Community College offers a wide variety of student organizations that promote and enhance student success. We encourage you to explore all the organizations offered at FVCC! For current meeting times and places, drop by the student engagement office in Blake Hall 155.
- AICE (Appreciating Individuality, Challenges and Excellence)
- Art Club
- FVCC Book Club
- Business Professionals of America
- Christian Student Ministries
- Gay/Straight Alliance
- Global Friends – The International Student Club
- The Mask and Hammer (Theatre Club)
- Phi Theta Kappa
- Student Government
- Tobacco Prevention Task Force
- Veterans’ Association
AICE (Appreciating Individuality, Challenges and Excellence)
The AICE Support Group encourages the campus community to join together to discuss disability related topics. Each week a member of the group facilitates the discussion. Also, the group engages in volunteer activities to benefit the community and educational activities for the FVCC campus. The activities build rapport and support intellectual and social growth. For more information, contact Tracy Sullivan at (406) 756-3376 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Art Club is committed to furthering education and inspiration to developing artists and the community. This organization meets once a month in the Arts and Technology Building. For more information, contact David Regan at (406) 756-3993 or email email@example.com.
The Music Club (The Audionauts) is committed to bringing the joy of music to the students of FVCC whilst introducing the social and intellectual benefits that music provides. This organization meets every other week in the Arts and Technology Building, Room 105. For more information, contact Nicole Sanford at (406) 756-4813 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
FVCC Book Club
Open to the public, the group meets monthly to discuss selected novels. The only cost involved is the purchase of the books. The group will meet at 6:30 p.m. in room 205 inside the Arts and Technology building on campus. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact Hannah Bissell at email@example.com or visit the Facebook group “FVCC Book Club.”
Business Professionals of America
Business Professionals of America (BPA) is a nationally recognized organization for students interested in developing their business and professional skills. Students may gain experience in business relations and represent the college at divisional, state and national competitions. Students are encouraged to use the skills they have learned through course work and interact with the business world to enhance their future careers. For more information, contact Brenda Rudolph, at (406) 756-3858 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The GSA provides a social support group, serves the community, and spreads awareness. We are an inclusive group for all that face or want to fight discrimination in any form. Join us at our weekly lunch meetings for good conversation, a guest speaker, fun games or a movie. We also plan on supporting and joining up with other GSAs, or similar organizations in the valley and host periodic evening events, both social and educational in nature. Contact advisor, Ami Mezahav, at (406) 756-4183 or email@example.com.
Global Friends – The International Student Club
Global Friends welcomes all individuals who are interested in multicultural issues and global, as well as local perspective. Students, staff and community members interested in promoting cultural awareness and diversity are invited to participate. The club meets weekly and sponsors various activities on campus. For more information, contact Gerda Reeb at (406) 756-3889 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Mask and Hammer (Theatre Club)
The theatre club helps provide support to and promote all theatrical events and theatre students at FVCC. The club seeks to engage students in all aspects of theatre including acting, set design, lights, sound and production. It also offers a variety of educational seminars about theatre and the opportunity to view various theatrical productions. Interested? Contact Joe Legate at email@example.com or Rich Haptonstall at firstname.lastname@example.org
Phi Theta Kappa
Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) is a national scholastic honorary society for two-year colleges. The purpose of Phi Theta Kappa is to recognized and encourage scholarship among college students. Students who achieve outstanding academic achievement are eligible for membership; you must have completed 12 semester credits and have a minimum 3.4 GPA. Our local chapter, Alpha Iota Pi, provides members with opportunities for individual growth and development through participation in honors, leadership, service and fellowship programming. For more information, contact Wendy Jeschke at email@example.com or Molly Maxwell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Student Government advocates for student needs, organizes entertainment and social opportunities and provides financial and practical support for campus student organizations and clubs. Elections are held in the Fall and Spring and offices are open to any full-time student in good academic standing. For more information, contact Wendy Jeschke at email@example.com or Rich Haptonstall at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Student Working on the Advancement of Technology (SWAT)
The computer club is open to all FVCC students who have an interest in computers and gaming. The club focuses on advancing technology, game creation, and ethical hacking and security. For more information, contact James Goudy at (406) 756-3617 or email email@example.com.
Tobacco Prevention Task Force
This task force is comprised by several staff, faculty, and community representatives as well as up to four student representatives. The task force promotes tobacco cessation on campus throughout the school year by providing information and tobacco prevention events. The task force collaborates with the county health department and other community health organizations focusing on tobacco issues. Student representatives have the opportunity to attend regional conferences focusing on relevant health issues and take part in political activism at the state level. For more information, contact Wendy Jeschke at (406) 756-3908 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The FVCC Veterans’ Association is a service-support oriented organization with the primary objective of developing a foundation of understanding between veterans and non-veterans. Organizational activities include active support of the Montana Veterans’ Home, weekly meetings, fund raising, direct support of other student organization activities and internal social events. All students, veterans and non-veterans are encouraged to participate as members of the association. For more information, contact Monica Settles at (406) 756-3801 or email email@example.com.