quinebaug valley community college

Student Clubs

Clubs and Organizations, past and present

Accapella Club
To give students a place to sing socially, utilizing their voices in many different ways.  If interested, please contact Elle-Jordan GoslinFall 2018 Meeting times are Wednesdays and Fridays at Noon.

Art Club
You don’t need to be an art major to participate in this club; you simply need to have an interest in photography, studio art, sculpture, graphic art and art history. It’s about sharing ideas, personal materials and inspiration. Events include open mic, studio art night and gallery visits. For more information contact faculty advisor Annie Joly. NOT ACTIVE FALL 2018

American Sign Language (ASL) Club
Learn more about the deaf community, practice and learn sign language and help to increase awareness of ASL.  Please email Becky Haines for more information. NOT ACTIVE FALL 2018.

Athletic Club
Play some pickup basketball or volleyball weekly with your peers at the gymnasium in room 1033.   This club is not currently active.  If you are interested in getting it started contact Amanda Giles.

Billiards Club

Do you enjoy playing pool?  Join the billiards club to play pool, make friends, and have fun.  Meetings are at the pool table in the cafeteria.   If you are interested in joining contact Kevin Davis.

A caring community passionate about connecting people to Jesus Christ.  This club is still forming.  Interested students can contact Michelle Jones for more information.

Early Childhood Education Club
Share and explore experiences in promoting progressive and compassionate pathways for childhood development today that translate to healthier communities tomorrow. Faculty advisor Cynthia Shirshac.

Table Top Games
To explore well known works of fiction and fantasy. Faculty advisor Jakob Spjut. Tuesdays, W201, 3 – 6 p.m.

Foreign Language Club
To promote an atmosphere for club members and all other students to broaden their knowledge of the Latin/Hispanic culture. Faculty advisor Elkin Espitia-Loaiza. NOT ACTIVE FALL 2018

GI Guardians
GI Guardians is the organization that is formed to assist Veterans and Armed Service Members in our community and our college.  Faculty advisor Annie Hill.

Honor Societies:

Phi Theta Kappa – The official community college honor society
Alpha Beta Gamma – Business
Epsilon Pi Tau – Engineering and Technology
Tau Upsilon Alpha – Human Services

Quinebaug Inquirer
The Quinebaug Inquirer is a publication dedicated to providing a voice for students at QVCC.  The Quinebaug Inquirer will publish student articles and editorials, and will provide a forum for students to showcase their artwork to those who otherwise might not see it.  Additionally, we will offer important information to the students. Not active fall 2018.  Faculty advisor Brian Kaufman.

QVCC Outdoors Recreational Adventure Club
The mission of this group is to provide educational and character development experience and use the outdoors to provide mental, physical and emotional well being. Some of the outdoor activities will include walking, hiking, .climbing, and sledding.  NOT ACTIVE FALL 2018. If you are interested in getting it started, please contact Monique Wolanin.

QVCC Student Republicans
The mission of the QVCC Student Republicans is to expose students to the Republican party and the conservative philosophy via discussion and debate.  Interested students can contact Jennifer Green for more information.

Philosophy Club
The purpose of the Philosophy Club is to examine and explore concepts, issues, and controversy in both Western and Non-Western philosophy, and their philosophical relations to everyday life. Faculty Advisor Mark Lowe. NOT ACTIVE FALL 2018

Psychology Club
This organization is comprised of students who are interested in exploring psychology, the fundamentals of the human mind, and human behavior by conducting research and attending professional conferences.  This club is just forming for the 2018-19 school year, please contact faculty advisor Ling-chuan Chu.

Robotics Club
To explore advancements in robotic engineering by actually creating innovative, mechanical robots for regional competition. Faculty advisor Jakob SpjutTuesdays at 12:00 pm in W205

Are you interested in LGBTQIA issues?  If you want to join a group that creates a safe space for students of all genders and sexualities contact M’lyn Hines.

Soccer Team
Join our team! Co-ed intramural soccer team that plays at an indoor facility on Friday nights in Norwich, CT.  Practices are on Wednesday evenings..  Interested students can contact Amanda Giles.


Not seeing something that interests you?

Forming a club is easy and is great a way to get involved on campus.  Fill out the 5 EASY STEPS TO STARTING A STUDENT CLUB  .  For more details, contact Amanda Giles.