Get Involved!


The Center for Student Engagement is located in the Classroom/Student Center Building (Building H).

At FCC we know your time in the classroom is only one part of your "college experience." Our student life program offers exciting opportunities to interact with other students and cultivate your leadership skills in a variety of ways.

Join student clubs or organizations that are as diverse as your interests. Write for the Commuter student newspaper, or run for office in the Student Government Association. Whatever level of involvement you prefer, simply get involved and make it happen!

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Clubs and Activities


Clubs are open to all students on campus. To join a club, simply attend the meetings. Information on club meetings can be found by stopping by the Center for Student Engagement (room H101). Current clubs include:

Adult Student Union - Provides support, resources and fun to help busy adult students balance the demands of daily life. The club schedules daytime and evening meetings.

Anime Club - Are you interested in making new friends, as well as learning about and watching anime? Then this is the club to join!

Athletic Programs -- FCC students, faculty, and staff are welcome to use the Field House, D Building, anytime there are no scheduled classes, athletic practices or events, or prearranged use by outside groups.

Big 6 - The Big 6 is a program designed to provide males of color the necessary support, academic development, and life training to succeed in college and in life.

Black Student Union - The BSU is a club that challenges and encourages black intellect, and provides programming that gives non-Black student insights into the black experience.

Body and Mind Wellness- This club will aim to enhance your inner peace, along with your physical, emotional, mental and energetic balance.

Business Club - Interested in the business field and all that it entails? The Business Club meets to discuss ways to improve business and techniques to promote business.

Ceramics Club - If you enjoy pottery, this club is for you. Join us as we promote understanding, appreciation and learning of the Ceramic Arts. We will hold monthly meetings on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at in F Building (F-121).

CRU Club - This student-led movement seeks to introduce students to Jesus Christ, help them grow in faith and encourage them to passionately live life in a manner consistent with belief in God.

Elite 8 - The Elite 8 program provides females of color the support essential to their academic success. The program is based on eight principles: academic excellence, sisterhood, healthy relationships, leadership, community service, perseverance, confidence and positive self-image.

Engineering Club – Explore your interest in engineering and become more aware of opportunities in this exciting field.

Book Club - Interested in reading and discussing the latest novel, nonfiction or poetry book? This could be the club for you.
Music Club - This club is for all music lovers who enjoy playing music. Bring your instruments and join us as we play music on the lawn.

Political Club - A non-partisan, issues-oriented group for students who wish to discuss or become more aware of the political process and local, state, and national issues in order to be a well-informed citizen. We also seek to help educate the community to help them make wise choices in the election process that determines who will represent them.

Running Club - Do you like to run for exercise, pleasure or both? This club will get your feet moving and your heart pumping.

Theater - The campus drama group produces a lively season of plays in FCC's Jack B. Kussmaul Theater. Open to students, staff, and alumni, the plays provide opportunities for acting, stagecraft, and all aspects of theater production.

Feminist Majority Club - This club works in pursuit of feminist ideals - social, political and economic equality for women, men, girls and boys.

Fencing Club - Open to any student who is interested in learning more about fencing. This club provides an opportunity for fencers to hone their skills and have a time in which to compete.

Future Educators Club -The club will promote the acts of community service in the educational field, provide opportunities to explore various teaching strategies, and further educate individuals interested in education and teaching.

Honor Students Association - The Honors Student Association (HSA) is made up of students who enjoy ideas and discussion.

L.I.F.E. - Love Is For Everyone - The L.I.F.E. Club offers social and support services for gay/lesbian/bisexual/transgendered students, faculty, staff and heterosexual allies.

Maryland Student Legislature Club - This club encourages awareness, interest and participation in the Legislative Process of Maryland State Government and General Assembly.

Math Club - The Math Club provides social and intellectual activities designed to introduce students to mathematics, and to offer a place and time for club members to broaden their knowledge of mathematics through the discussion of articles, books and challenging problems.

Outdoor Adventure Club - For those who love the outdoors, FCC's Outdoor Adventure Club offers exciting adventures in caving, climbing, camping, white water rafting, backpacking, and more. Trips are determined by student input.

Paralegal Students Association - The purpose of the Paralegal Students Association is: To encourage the attainment of the Paralegal Associate in Science Degree or Paralegal Certificate by students; To provide a network for interaction between the students in the Paralegal Program, paralegals, and others in the legal field; To elevate the standards for paralegals; To explore opportunities available to provide for paralegal positions in the legal field; and to promote the interests and professionalism of paralegals. The PSA maintains a website that is useful for upcoming and current events and information.

Phi Theta Kappa - Alpha Delta Sigma is the campus chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honors Society. While membership to Phi Theta Kappa is by invitation only based on cumulative grade point average and earned credit hours, the campus club is open to all students interested in leadership, scholarship, fellowship and service.

Read My Hands Club - The purpose of the Read My Hands Club is to enhance the learning experience of all students involved in or interested in American Sign Language (ASL) and the American Sign Language Studies program; to provide ASL users with a way to represent Deaf issues and foster Deaf awareness through support of campus activities; to provide practice opportunities and interaction with members of the Deaf community, thus encouraging proficient use of the language as well as cultivating appreciation and deep respect for Deaf culture.

Spanish Club - Hola! We welcome all students interested in the Hispanic culture and language. We meet once a month. Come to our meetings to hear about our social and cultural events.

Student Newspaper - The Commuter reports on campus and community issues and events. All students, regardless of level of experience, are welcome to join our energetic staff.

Student Program Board - The Student Program Board is the campus programming organization. If you enjoy planning trips and events, or would like to learn how to, then this club is for you.

Veterans Club - A place where Veterans can come together for support, planned activities, local trips and guest speakers.





Contact

Melissa Main
Assistant Director of Center for Student Engagement
301.624.2745