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Student Clubs & Organizations

CHARTERED CLUBS AT BERKELEY CITY COLLEGE

SPRING 2016

 

LOGOArchitecture Club

The purpose of Architecture Club is to provide an opportunity for students to participate in a club that’s affiliated with the
architecture industry, interior design, internship opportunities, and business knowledge. It also aims to broaden student knowledge by understanding the built environment, and obtaining information on professional career opportunities as well as to provide leadership experience for students through active participation in the club. Students will be involved with different architecture firms and museums obtaining an educational and artistic experience.

Meeting Time: 12:15 PM to 1:15 PM | Wednesdays

Meeting Location: Room 052

Contact E-Mail: berkeley.arch.club@gmail.com

 

Asian Pacific Islander Club

Asian Pacific Islander Club’s main purpose is to promote awareness of Asian and Pacific Islander culture and traditions to Berkeley City College. As a club, our goal is to provide support for all Asian and/or Pacific Islander students at Berkeley City College by enhancing and promoting cultural diversity. In addition, as a student organization, we want to sponsor social, cultural, and academic events that will be able to provide student peer support and leadership.

Meeting Time: 12:15 PM to 1:15 PM | First and Third Fridays

Meeting Location: Room 051

Contact E-Mail: bcc.apic@gmail.com

 

BCC Chess Club

The objective of the Berkeley City College Chess Club (BC4) is cultivating discipline, critical thinking, and strategic planning through chess. BC4 is open to anyone and its members’ range from beginners to advanced and the culture of the club reflects this in a conducive way. Members compete with one another, learn from each other and progress on the board as well as off the board.

Meeting Time: TBD

Meeting Location: TBD

Contact E-Mail: ramosaedson@gmail.com

 

BCC Ink & Paint Department

Meeting Time: TBD

Meeting Location: TBD

Contact E-Mail: inkandpaintdepartment@riseup.net

 

Black Student Union (BSU)

The Black Student Union’s mission is to support the academic success and personal enrichment of Black students on the campus of Berkeley City College by providing tutoring, organizing study groups, and bridging communication between student, faculty and administration, as well as crafting a safe space for community building.

Meeting Time: Tuesdays, 12:15 PM- 1:15PM

Meeting Location: BCC Room 451 A/B

Contact Email: berkeleyccbsu@gmail.com

 

Business Advertisement Club

Meeting Time: Tuesdays, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Meeting Location: BCC Room 034

Contact E-mail: bccadvertisement@gmail.com

 

Chinese Student Scholar Association

Meeting Time: TBD

Meeting Location: TBD

Contact E-mail: peraltacssa@gmail.com

 

Digital Artists Collective

The Digital Artists Collective offers the opportunity for members to show their artwork and collaborate on projects including public exhibition, private galleries, and educational venues.  They look to enhance the BCC mission of creating a balanced, intellectually rigorous, aesthetically interesting and community oriented milieu for students to explore and pursue their multimedia print-based art projects.

Meeting Time: 3rd Wednesday of every month at 5 PM

Meeting Location:  BCC Room 451 A/B

Contact E-Mail: dacbcc2015@gmail.com

 

Disaster Preparedness Club

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Contact E-Mail: nrodgers.asbcc@gmail.com

 

FSAFilipino Students Alliance

The BCC Filipino Students Alliance is an organization committed in spreading knowledge about Filipino culture, heritage and language, sharing the diverse traditions and celebrations of the Philippines, providing assistance to its fellow members academically and emotionally, seeking volunteer opportunities to further develop one’s talents and skills, and creating strong bonds and partnerships within Berkeley City College, the Filipino and diverse community around the Bay Area.

Meeting Time: Mondays (12:20 PM – 1:20 PM)

Meeting Location:  Room 051 (Basement)

Contact E-Mail: bcc.fsa@gmail.com

 

Floetry Club

Welcome to Floetry Club, a safe space for performed expression in all mediums; acapella, instrumental accompaniment, poetry, spoken word, rap, short stories, etc. In Floetry Club we redefine poetry and verse by working with the unique artistic literary styles of the individual, instead of following a structure that society has already pre-set for us. We identify the style, construction, and impact of every work shared within the club. We assess interpretations, connect pieces to personal experiences, and inspire each other in so many ways. Floetry Club motivates individuals to develop their work by stepping outside of their comfort zone and allowing different forms of expression to enlighten them. Floetry Club is a safe haven for those looking to escape writer’s block and creative boundaries to just let it flow.

Meeting Time: Thursdays, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Meeting Location: BCC Room 316

Contact E-Mail: floetrybcc@gmail.com

 

French Club

Meeting Time: Tuesdays, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Meeting Location:  BCC

Contact E-Mail: frenchclub.bcc@gmail.com

 

Eager-LogoEager Club

Eager is a student organized business program centered around establishing a startup company. We offer students an opportunity to work on a non-profit business venture to gain administrative knowledge and experience. In this club we annals business methods and tactics to maximize our audience and attain users. A large part of our club is researching how businesses are modeled and how to succeed in a market.

Meeting Time: Mondays, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Meeting Location:  BCC Room 054

Contact E-Mail: eagercommunity@gmail.com / eagercc.com

 

Global Studies Club

The Global Studies Club looks to raise student awareness concerning historical and current issues and events in order to enrich our understanding of the world around us.  They provide students with an arena of open discussion where such issues and events can be reflected upon and discussed.  They also aim to cultivate a sense of community among those who share concern about the world they live in.

Meeting Time: Tuesdays, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Meeting Location:  BCC Room 054

Contact E-Mail: nrodgers.asbcc@gmail.com

 

International Students Association (ISA)

The ISA provides assistance to international students in adjusting to the Peralta community and American culture. ISA aims to provide a common ground of social understanding between domestic and international students at Peralta through social, cultural, recreational and educational activities.  It looks to help members develop a deep understanding of international concerns, while developing leadership skills and fostering educational programs on global perspectives at Peralta and the Alameda County.

Meeting Time: Wednesdays, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Meeting Location: BCC Room 322

Contact E-Mail: bccisassociation@gmail.com

 

Latin American Club (LAC)

The purpose of the club is cultivate an awareness of the Latin heritage, culture, and traditions and its relation to our community and Berkeley City College.  The club is committed to performing services related to promoting a deeper understanding of the growing Latin community and its culture through events and activities in and outside of campus.  They also look to create a community of academic support to encourage Latin Americans to further their education.  The LAC will offer peer support to both our Latin American members and non-Hispanic Amigos de Latino America to help improve the Spanish language and other academic areas such as mathematics, English and science.

Meeting Time: Fridays from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Meeting Location: BCC Room 053

Contact E-Mail: lacfamilia01@gmail.com

 

Maurer_RoseMath Club

Math club is made up of a driven group of individuals whose aim is to make connections amongst our peers and form a community based upon our interested and involvement in math. This community not only brings like minded individuals together, but provides support to those involved, making math more accessible and enjoyable for all. We appreciate the significance and usefulness of mathematics and we hope that you will too!

Meeting Time: Thursdays, 12:15 PM – 1:30 PM

Meeting Location: BCC Room 051

Contact E-Mail: bcc.mathclub@gmail.com

 

Milvia Street Club

The Purpose of the Milvia Street Club is to promote the public exhibition of art and literary production by primarily Berkeley City College students, but also recent alumni, staff, faculty, and administration.  This literary production and artwork should reflect the diversity of Berkeley City College’s student body.  Their main focus is to produce the Milvia Street Art and Literary Journal.  All work is to be done in as professional a manner as possible to provide the best possible image of Berkeley City College to the surrounding community.

Meeting Time: Tuesdays, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Meeting Location: BCC Room 316

Contact E-Mail: milviastreet@gmail.com

 

Muslim Student Association (MSA)

The MSA promotes a supportive, unified, and diversified environment for the Muslim and non-Muslim students who want to know more about Islam and Islamic culture at BCC.  They provide students with an opportunity to come together and raise an awareness of the Muslim community  The MSA welcomes non-Muslims to join and furthermore seeks to educate anyone interested in the Islamic religion.  It also conducts activities and events throughout the year bringing students of all backgrounds under one unified community.

Meeting Time: Tuesdays, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Meeting Location: BCC Annex- Room 201, Meditation Room

Contact E-Mail: bccmsacouncil@gmail.com

 

Psychology Club

The Psychology Club exists to bring awareness to the study of human thought.  It provides a space for students interested in psychology to learn and discover new things about the mind and the career possibilities that come with it.

Meeting Time: Tuesdays, 12:15 PM- 1:15PM

Meeting Location: BCC Room 053

Contact E-Mail: berkpsychclub@gmail.com

 

Sikh Students Association

The purpose of this organization is to create a forum by which students of all backgrounds can learn about the exchange of ideas and thoughts related to Sikh religion, culture, history, and heritage. It also serves as a gathering area for Sikh students to meet and interact with other people who share the same religious and cultural backgrounds. This organization emphasizes community service as a mission and will engage non-Sikh students in an on-going educational dialogue.

Meeting Time:12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Meeting Location: BCC Room 014

Contact E-Mail: sikhstudentsassociationbcc@gmail.com

 

Students for Sensible Drug Policy

Meeting Time: Tuesdays, 12:15 PM to 1:15 PM

Meeting Location: BCC Room 326

Contact E-Mail: bcc@chapter.ssdp.org

 

Sociology Club

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Meeting Location: BCC Room

Contact E-Mail: naomimuzac@gmail.com

 

Students for Socialism

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Contact E-Mail: studentsforsocialismbcc@gmail.com

 

The Travelers’ Association

The organization’s purpose is to provide all students with the opportunity to expand their cultural perspectives. The Travelers Association would support students academic idea and challenge them to apply in the reality. Members will develop deeper understanding of real knowledge comes from practice while developing leadership skills and fostering educational programs on global perspectives at Berkeley City College.

Meeting Time: First Friday of each month, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Meeting Location: BCC Annex (South Campus) Room 203

Contact Email: bcctta2015@gmail.com

 

Tobacco-Less Club

The Tobacco-Less Club is a student organization supported by Alameda County Health Services Tobacco Prevention Program.  The club aims to promote a smoke-free environment and healthy lifestyle throughout the school area. They promote smoke-free laws and educate students and staff on the “No Smoking” policies on Peralta Campuses. Visit www.smokingbites.org for more information.

Meeting Time: Wednesdays, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Meeting Location: BCC Room 054

Contact E-Mail: tobaccolessclub@gmail.com

 

Unity Arts Club (UAC)

The purpose of the UAC is to enhance the BCC mission of creating a balanced, intellectually rigorous, aesthetically interesting and community oriented milieu for students to explore not limiting to pursuing their multimedia along with all other types of creative talented research and projects.  They seek to accomodate students in all multimedia and fine arts, 2D and 3D designs in graphics.  Furthermore, they look to empower all talents to be enriched with support and services, including extra lab time.  For more info, visit their website: unityarts.org

Meeting Time: Saturdays, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Meeting Location: BCC Room 213

Contact E-Mail: unityarts1@gmail.com

 

Veterans Club

The purpose of the Veterans Club of BCC is to provide a unified and supportive community for the veteran students at Berkeley City College.  They seek to provide students the chance to come together, engage, and teach the BCC community about veteran issues, as well as giving back to the Bay Area veteran community.

Meeting Time: First and Third Wednesdays, 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Meeting Location: BCC Room 202

Contact E-Mail: bccvets@gmail.com

 

WISE LOGO Women Involved in Student Empowerment (WISE)

WISE is an organization that creates a network of women who empower each other and all students at Berkeley City College. Our mission is to provide support and volunteer opportunities in three specialized areas; STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics), the Arts, and Academic Preparation. Through peer support, outreach and development we will enrich students’ lives towards academic success.

Meeting Time: Thursdays, 12:20 PM – 1:30 PM

Meeting Location: BCC Room 032

Contact E-Mail:  bccwise@gmail.com

 

 

Are you planning on starting a new club/student organization?

Pick-up a club packet in the ASBCC Office located in Room 057 or click The ASBCC Club Chartering Packet! After completing the packet, submit it back to room 057.

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