Active Clubs Contact List

SLCC Student Clubs and Organizations

American Chemical Society (ACS)

We are the Salt Lake Community College Student Affiliates of the National Chemistry Society. We work in collaboration with the PMP and PILS club. It is our hope to make all of our members more desirable candidates for the careers/graduate schools that they plan to pursue in the future.

President: Mitchell Millerberg, mitchell.millerberg@gmail.com 
Advisor: Peter Iles, peter.iles@slcc.edu 

 

American Indian Student Leadership (AISL)

The purpose of AISL is to share and cultivate appreciation of all Native American and Alaskan Natives and to provide support for a successful academic and educational experience by affording social and cultural activities through leadership and community service.

President: Joseph Du Shane, aisl-slcc@outlook.com 
Advisor: Charlotte Smith, charlotte.smith@slcc.edu 

 

American Sign Language (ASL)

ASL was organized to help students develop their ASL skills and for deaf or hard-of-hearing students to introduce themselves to the college, and get involved with deaf culture.

President: Allison Bedont, abedont@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Duane Kinner, duane.kinner@slcc.edu

 

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

ASCE provides essential value to our members and partners, to advance civil engineering, and serve the public good.

President: Samuel Reed, sreed68@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Nick Safai, nick.safai@slcc.edu

 

American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE)

ASEE is committed to furthering education in engineering and engineering technology. The Society seeks to encourage local, national, and international communication and collaboration; influence corporate and government policies and involvement; promote professional interaction and lifelong learning; utilize effectively the Society's human and other resources; recognize outstanding contributions of individuals and organizations; encourage youth to pursue studies and careers in engineering and engineering technology; and influence the recruitment and retention of young faculty and underrepresented groups.

President: Cyrus Safai, csafai@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Nick Safai, nick.safai@slcc.edu

 

Anatomy & Physiology, SLCC

The purpose of the SLCC Anatomy and Physiology Club is to foster a deeper and more interdisciplinary understanding of the anatomical sciences, through peer mentorship as well as forums that discuss scientific knowledge in its practical, historical, and social context.

President: Freddy Pascacio, fpascaci@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Jeff Huffman, jeff.huffman@bruinmail.slcc.edu

 

Asian Student Association (ASA)

We will promote Asian cultural awareness throughout the school by sharing and exposing others to cultural traditions, celebrations, ongoing issues, etc. for others to find enjoyment in and learn from (vice versa). This club will also be a great opportunity to build bridges of community between international students and American students alike.

President: Jie Mie Chong, jchong@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Alisi Niupalau, alisi.niupalau@slcc.edu 

 

SLCC Automotive & Racing Crew (SARC)

The purpose of this organization is to enlighten and enrich SLCC Automotive Technicians, by being involved with everything in regards to Automotive, past, present, and future. To promote/encourage SLCC Automotive Technicians, and to create a community within the automotive student-body that provides an environment for leadership and advanced learning in this field.

President: Sergio Paniagua, spaniag1@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Dennis O'Reilly, dennis.oreilly@slcc.edu 

 

Black Student Union (BSU)

The Black Student Union (formerly African American Awareness Association) is a club formed to increase the strength of community relations and cultural awareness between Salt Lake Community College, its community, and African-Americans.

President: Lakisa Ellis, lwhite_026@yahoo.com 
Advisor: Glory Johnson-Stanton, glory.johnson-stanton@slcc.edu

 

Bruin Robotics Club

Our focus is using the Arduino microcontroller in combination with various sensors and output devices to create autonomous or semi-autonomous robots. There is quite a bit of hands-on mechanical design for platforms and other things, as well as the software/electronic design for controlling the robots.

President: Lucas Salas, lucas.salas@slcc.edu 

Advisor: Quentin McRae, quentin.mcrae@slcc.edu

 

SLCC Cheer Team

The purpose of the Salt Lake Community College Cheer Team is to represent the students of Salt Lake Community College at athletic and spirit events. We teach students to act with integrity, how to work as a team, trust others both mentally and physically, and be ambassadors of the community.

President: Chayne Delacasas, slcc.bruincheer@gmail.com 

Advisor: Lola Moli, lola.moli@slcc.edu 

 

Choir at SLCC

Choirs at SLCC is about promoting music to students whether they have experience or not. We do lots of different genres, anywhere from pop to jazz and everything in between. We encourage all student regardless of experience to join and get a hands-on experience of what choir is like and to join other likeminded talented individuals as we sing side by side.

President: Isaac Bentley, isaacdalebentley@gmail.com 
Advisor: Juan Pereira, juan.pereira@slcc.edu 

 

Club Biotech

To get students involved in biotechnology related activities. This will help the new students learn about the biotech program and help existing students whom already chose biotech as their program, have a connection with the community and share their experiences.

President:

Advisor: Thayne Dickey, thayne.dickey@slcc.edu 

 

SLCC Coders (Programming Club)

SLCC Coders is a club for programmers or aspiring programmers. Here we collaborate on fun, extracurricular programming projects to gain the skills we will need in the software development industry, all in a friendly, enthusiastic atmosphere. We do skills demonstrations, where we can learn from other peoples' specialties, as well as participate in school events such as the Business and Computer Science departments' JAM session.

President: Dax Allen, dalle106@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Margarethe Posch, margarethe.posch@slcc.edu

 

Collegiate DECA, SLCC

We are a professional student organization designed to develop professionalism and leadership skills in students interested in pursuing a career in business. We help promote opportunities for gaining experience through leadership, competition and community service.

President: Chalese Stevens, stevenschalese@gmail.com 
Advisor: Jennifer Klenk, jen.klenk@slcc.edu 

 

The Creative Writing Group

The purpose of The Creative Writing Group is to provide a community for students to improve their creative writing skills and passion and collaborate with other creative writers. This club provides an inclusive community for writers to learn more about writing as a hobby or a passion, collaborate with others to grow as writers and people. The club will engage and support SLCC students as they discover and improve their innovative, passionate voices through creativity.

President: Heather Graham, silhouettes1@gmail.com 

Advisor: Clint Gardner, clint.gardner@slcc.edu 

 

Creators Club

The Creators Club is a great place to work on current school projects, practice your craft, and to bring creators of differing skillsets together to complete projects, bolster portfolios, and give real experience in industry level work.

President: Zahkiniah Maynard, zahkiniah@gmail.com 

Advisor: Robinson Valenzuela, robinson.valenzuela@slcc.edu 

 

Cru

The purpose of Cru is to build movements of people who are transformed by Jesus Christ. The student-led movements seek to help other students learn about and understand the historic Christianity.

President: Daniel Jackson, djacks90@bruinmail.slcc.edu 

Advisor: Peter Wiarda, peter.wiarda@slcc.edu 

 

SLCC Cuisine Team Club

Have a voice in your Culinary Program. Share thoughts and ideas with fellow students. Participate in fun events and activities. Hear of employment, internship, and scholarship opportunities.

President: Shelby White, shelbywelby12@gmail.com 

Advisor: Franco Aloia, franco.aloia@slcc.edu

 

SLCC Dance Company

The SLCC Dance Company provides trained dancers of various backgrounds a platform to perform, create, and collaborate. Company members improve technique, lead workshops for grade school students and community members, choreograph performance pieces, and perform in a professional-caliber concert each semester.

President: Gabrielle Delamare, gabkated@gmail.com 
Advisor: Whitney Harris, whitney.harris@slcc.edu

 

Drama Club

Our focus is on having fun and meeting like-minded people with social meet and greets, and fun improvement activities. So put on your fun hat and come join us, it will be a blast!

President: Michael Katz, michaelkatz31@gmail.com 
Advisor: Zac Curtis, zac.curtis@slcc.edu

 

Fashion Club, SLCC

Helping provide opportunities and events to further expand the knowledge and job possibilities for students in the fashion institute.

President: Michael Elliott, mellio30@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Maria Skelton, maria.skelton@slcc.edu

 

Film Production Club

The Film Production Club welcomes all students who appreciate the hard work put into creating cinematic works of art. While collaborating with other clubs on film-related projects; we’ll also be creating our own short films with the goal of submitting them to local film festivals, increase members portfolios/reels, support each other, and in the words of Bill and Ted let’s “Be excellent to each other and party on dudes!”

President: Briana Franco, bfranco9@bruinmail.slcc.edu 

Advisor: David Lehleitner, david.lehleitner@slcc.edu 

 

The Garden Party Club

The purpose of The Garden Party Club is to blend and become aware of the needs of the diverse micro-groups within the SLCC student body to enrich student experience and promote health.

President: David Sanders, dsande43@bruinmail.slcc.edu 

Advisor: Janice Rogers, janice.rogers@slcc.edu 

 

Global Connection Student Leadership Club

We will help students reach their educational goal. We want to especially help minorities, refugees, immigrants, under represented groups and their allies. We want to hold tutoring sessions; help students with applying to scholarships have a study group.

President: Aye Kyi, ayekyi34@gmail.com 
Advisor: Dr. Kamal Bewar, kamal.bewar@slcc.edu

 

Hillel for Utah

Hillel for Utah, the state’s only Jewish campus organization, seeks to inspire students to make a positive connection to Jewish life, learning, and Israel. Grounded in Jewish values, we foster a vibrant, open community with the responsibility to enhance the world and shape the Jewish future.

President: Jessica Maurer, jmaurer3@bruinmail.slcc.edu 

Advisor: Jan Coleman, jan.coleman@slcc.edu 

 

Interior Design Club

The focus of the SLCC Interior Design Club will be four fold:
1. Increase our skills as interior designers through challenges, critiques and competitions. 2. Develop valuable relationships with fellow design students and design professionals in the community. 3. Use design to serve the community. 4. Have fun and build creativity.
Each of these will help us better prepare to contribute to the field of interior design after our time here.

President: Mia Gallardo, mgallar6@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Naima Nawabi, naima.nawabi@slcc.edu 

 

International Student Association

Providing the International Student a forum to experience college life while enhancing their leadership qualities by participating in the activities provided by this club. It is important for international students to indulge in extracurricular activities which are an important aspect of learning.

President: Laura Fonseca, lfonsec3@bruinmail.slcc.edu 

Advisor: Venita Ross, venita.ross@slcc.edu

 

Kurdish Student Leadership

Kurdish Student Leadership is committed to support Kurdish students academically at SLCC. Also, we are committed to cooperating and supporting other clubs to learn more from each other.

President: Babiker Abdalla, babikerabdalla678@yahoo.com 
Advisor: Dr. Kamal Bewar, kamal.bewar@slcc.edu

 

Latinx Student Union (LSU)

To provide SLCC Latinx students an inclusive environment to celebrate and further explore their ethnic identity while providing opportunities to develop the support systems necessary for a successful academic, social, community engagement and personal college experience. Latinx celebrations, dances, service, social, academic and leadership opportunities. ¡Si Se Puede!

President: Lee Galicia Azamar, agalici5@bruinmail.slcc.edu 

Advisor: Claudia Gutierrez-Sanchez, claudia.gutierrezsanchez@slcc.edu

 

Latter-Day Saints Student Association (LDSSA) (South City)

We strive to create a community where people learn about Christ and feel safe to share their personal experiences. We welcome people from all walks of life to create relationships with each other and Jesus Christ.

President: Jeremiah Smith, jsmi1055@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Rob Adamson, rob.adamson@slcc.edu 

 

LINK

LINK’s mission is to be a place where SLCC students can come learn more about the God of the Bible and a relationship with Jesus. Experience authentic, genuine community and have a lot of fun doing it! We are a local church’s (Risen Life Church) college ministry.

President: Samantha Soltis, ssoltis@bruinmail.slcc.edu 

Advisor: Gina Alfred, gina.alfred@slcc.edu 

 

LUChA

We seek to inspire students to become leaders in their communities with the goal of supporting the educational success of Latinx/a/o and other underrepresented youth. Through community service, cultural and leadership events, as well as peer mentorship, LUChA members seek to increase the number of students attaining a college education and becoming professionals.

President: Humberto Sanchez Conejo, hsanch16@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Richard Diaz, richard.diaz@slcc.edu

 

Majoring in Improv

Majoring in Improv serves to help students gain confidence in their own creativity and to help them in business, relationships and entertainment. Majoring in Improv trains students in the art of creative improvisation through practice and performance.

President: Patrick Smith, pjcottonstar@gmail.com 
Advisor: Zac Curtis, zac.curtis@slcc.edu

 

Nano Club

We meet every week and do nanotechnology research, use the microscopy lab and instrumentation lab to do characterization and obtain data. We also try to go on tours of places such as IM Flash, Utah Nanofab, and other applicable sites.

President: Hunter Fourt, hunterfourt@gmail.com 
Advisor: Wesley Sanders, wesley.sanders@slcc.edu

 

Pacific Unity Association (PUA)

The Pacific Unity Association or PUA club is an open club for all SLCC students. It is comprised mainly of students from the Pacific Island nations; Samoa, Tonga, Fiji, Tahiti, New Zealand, Hawai'i and others. We seek to share, educate and instill Pacific Island song, dance, culture, characteristics and lifestyle with everyone.

President: Ula Toluta’u, ula.tolutau@gmail.com 
Advisor: Alisi Niupalau, alisi.niupalau@slcc.edu 

 

Portuguese & Brazilian Club

The purpose of the Portuguese & Brazilian Club is to promote Luso-Brazilian language and culture at Salt Lake Community College and throughout the surrounding community. The club exposes students to Luso-Brazilian language and culture. It introduces students to a new cultural perspective and creates a more diverse educational experience. It also gives students the opportunity to serve as leaders in a diverse and multi-ethnic environment.

President: Adam Perry, aperry53@bruinmail.slcc.edu 

Advisor: Mark Nelson, mnels272@slcc.edu 

 

Pre-Medical Professionals

The Pre-Medical Professions Club’s vision is to include students interested in all different types of medical fields, including but not limited to, X-Ray Techs, Dietitians, Physical Therapists, Pre-Med, Pre-SOMA students etc. If you have an interest in ANY MEDICAL FIELD, we're The Club For You!! We will give you plenty of resume building opportunities! Benefits to being a club member, are letters of recommendations from the advisers, volunteer opportunities, medical field lectures, leadership opportunities, and great networking opportunities!

President: Rebeca Zimmerman, rzimme19@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Ron Valcarce, ron.valcarce@slcc.edu

 

Pre-Pharmacy Information Learning Society (PILS)

An organization created for pre-pharmacy students to assist with the application process, provide interaction w/guest speakers of the various fields of pharmacy, and offer community service projects.

President: Rebecca Howard, rmph1990@gmail.com 
Advisor: Ron Valcarce, ron.valcarce@slcc.edu

 

Psi Beta

The mission of Psi Beta Honor Society is to promote professional development of psychology students in two-year colleges through promotion and recognition of excellence in scholarship, leadership, research, and community service.

President: Tavis Timper, ttimper@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Tom Hanson, tom.hanson@slcc.edu

 

Psychology Club, SLCC

The Psychology Club is a group of students that get together to take their education a step further. We do service projects that help to promote awareness of mental illness, attend conferences to learn about the newest topics and research in Psychology and to meet other people that share similar interests.

President: Wendy Nguyen, qnguye37@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Shannon Flynt, shannon.flynt@slcc.edu

 

Queer Student Association (QSA)

Our club is a social support & educational group for sexual minorities & their allies. We are dedicated to promoting openness and equality, maintaining confidentiality, supporting diversity, serving the public, and furthering a positive image for the LGBTQ+ community.

President: Shane Robertson, 12baysidesjer@gmail.com 
Advisor: Elisa Stone, elisa.stone@slcc.edu

 

Resonance Club

We support the music department’s mission to facilitate the education of students by: Helping create a professional environment for music production Providing opportunities for ongoing training and real world experience Stimulating collaborative opportunities with students and professionals from all creative fields Helping connect students to the professional music community Addressing the musical needs of the college community as a whole.

President: Spencer Braithwaite, sbraith7@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Thomas Baggaley, thomas.baggaley@slcc.edu

 

Skills USA

SKILLS USA encourages excellence in scholarship leadership, and development through a national achievement program as well as college, state and national competition activities.

President: Cortny Barton, cbarto47@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Celesta Roskelley, celesta.roskelley@slcc.edu 

 

Social Work Association (SWA)

The purpose of this organization is to identify, develop, and carry out projects designed to address the needs within the community, and to assist one another in developing awareness and skills that can be used toward a future career in social work and enriching our educational experience while at Salt Lake City Community College.

President: Ray Middlesworth, rmiddles@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Daniel Poole, daniel.poole@slcc.edu

 

Society of Woman Engineers (SWE)

SWE is a national driving force in establishing engineering as a highly desirable career aspiration for women. It provides a network of support, stimulating women to achieve their full potential in careers as engineers and leaders. SWE seeks to expand the image of the engineering profession as a positive force in improving quality of life, and seeks to demonstrate the value of diversity.

President: Shaina Floyd, sfloyd9@bruinmail.slcc.edu 
Advisor: Dr. Nick Safai, nick.safai@slcc.edu

 

Students Against Slavery

Students Against Slavery work hard to abolish slavery by building awareness, educating ourselves and others, and raising funds. We recruit and engage students in the fight against human trafficking. We seek to raise awareness by informing students and community members about this issue and encourage participation in the cause through fundraising efforts and campaigns in conjunction with Operation Underground Railroad. Students Against Slavery Club is sponsored by Operation Underground Railroad, and, as such, us under their direction and oversight.

President: Jessica Gwilliam, gwillyummy@yahoo.com 
Advisor: Hondo Espil, jespil@bruinmail.slcc.edu 

 

Student Health Advisory Club (SHAC)

Through SHAC, the Student Health Advisory Committee, we hope to promote healthy collegiate lifestyles and positive decision making among the students on this campus, including balancing the five area of Wellness: Social, Physical, Intellectual, Emotional, and Spiritual.

President: Lexi Koplin, lexi.koplin@hotmail.com 
Advisor: Jessica Pettersson, jessica.pettersson@slcc.edu

 

Student Occupational Therapy Association Club (SOTA)

The purpose of SOTA is to introduce the community to Occupational Therapy and to create networks throughout the community.

President: Lissette Lavetter, llavetter@gmail.com 
Advisor: Gabe Byars, gbyars@slcc.edu

 

Student Organization for Animal Rights (SOAR)

The purpose of this club is to provide a safe environment for students who are vegan, vegetarian, or simply interested in learning more about the animal rights movement, create constructive discussions revolving around critical animal studies, and to promote an intersectional and informed mindset amongst the student body regarding animal rights issues.

President: Caitlin Butterfield, cbutte49@bruinmail.slcc.edu 

Advisor: Anthony Nocella, anthony.nocella@slcc.edu 

 

Utah Criminology Student Association

The purpose of the Utah Criminology Student Association is to help those in the criminal justice field. We want to help individuals network with those in their desired field of criminal justice.

President: Isabella Ochoa, isabelladee@gmail.com 

Advisor: Anthony Nocella, anthony.nocella@slcc.edu