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Bio-Med Club Connection
Are you interested in enhancing your overall biomedical experience as a student? Then come to the Bio-Med Club Connection! Members of this club will gain benefits like assistance with internship opportunities, peer tutoring, planned visits to clinical engineering departments, participation in industry conventions, and seminars as well as group research, development projects, and competitions.
Meeting dates to be determined. Please contact the Student Activities Office for more information at 734-462-4422.
The Business Club strives to give students guidance and develop their knowledge about the business world. During meetings, students participate in discussions about business related topics, as well as opportunities for business seminars, networking possibilities, fundraising, and scholarships.
Meetings are held bimonthly on Mondays at 2 p.m. in Conference in the Lower Waterman of the VisTaTech Center.
Math and Physics Club
All students currently seeking a degree in math or science related fields who wish to gain extra knowledge should check out the Math and Physics Club. This group allows all who strive for a higher level of understanding of various math and physics related topics, to prosper with others who share the same goal. Members will have the opportunity to participate in lectures, take part in student math league competitions, Rube Goldberg projects, tutor high school students, and organize the annual Science Fair for middle school students.
Meetings are held bi-monthly on Fridays at 10:30 a.m. in BTC Room 320. The next meetings will be on Oct. 11 and Oct. 18, with the time and room listed above.
Video Production Club
Aimed toward students who are interested in the broadcasting and multimedia field, the Video Production Club helps members learn more about the dynamics of media; including writing, producing, editing, directing, in-studio broadcasting, and off-site movie shoots for film.
The next meeting is on Wednesday, Oct.9, in Conference Room C of the VisTaTech Center.
Schoolcraft Sports Network-Volleyball Taping
On Tuesday, Oct. 8, the club will be taping the Women’s Volleyball game. Just meet at the Physical Education Building’s main gym at 2 p.m. to set-up.
For more information, contact Jeanne at 734-462-5559. Anyone interested in joining is welcome to participate. No experience necessary.
Doctor Who Club
Are you an avid Doctor Who fan, or have an interest in learning more about it? Come enjoy a fun environment with fellow enthusiasts at the Doctor Who Club. This club aims to bring students together through mutual interest and Sci-fi fun, and introduce others to Doctor Who. Club members can participate in social events like Doctor Who marathons, costume parties, and “Who” themed game nights.
Meetings are held on Mondays at 1:30 p.m. in Conference room D at Lower Waterman of the VisTaTech Center. The next meetings are Oct. 8 and 14.
Otaku Anime promotes the enjoyment and promotion of Japanese animation and pop culture. Screenings will be held twice a month.
The next upcoming meeting is scheduled for Oct. 12 from 5-10 p.m. in the Lower Waterman of VisTaTech Center.
Project Playhem Gaming Club
For those in search of a club that supports and unites members by creating a sense of community among student-gamers, Project Playhem Club is for you! This club incorporates academic, social, and competitive skills by encouraging members to test and improve one another’s skills in a friendly and social atmosphere. Various gaming and trading-card competitions will be held, along with gaming events and participation in a community service project to benefit a non-profit charity.
Meetings will be held on Oct. 7 and 14 at 2 p.m. in Conference Room E in Lower Waterman of the VisTaTech Center.
Playstation All-Stars Battle Royale Tournament
Come and join the Project Playhem Gaming Club as they host a free tournament on Oct. 21 starting at 2 p.m. in the Lower Waterman of the VisTaTech Center. Anyone is welcome to join for some competitive gaming fun with Playstation All-Stars. Prizes will be awarded to first, second and third place finishers. Please arrive early to sign up.
Student Activities Board
The Student Activities Board aims to foster a welcoming atmosphere, involving students in community service projects on- and off-campus and giving students the opportunity to participate in fun social/recreational events. The Student Activities Board is open to all students on campus.
Meetings are held every Tuesday at 4 p.m. in Conference Room C of Lower Waterman at the VisTaTech Center.
Come do the Monster Mash and join the Student Activities Board as they host a Halloween Party on Thursday, Oct.24, from 7-10:00 p.m. in the Lower Waterman of the VisTaTech Center. Enjoy an extravagant party with a live DJ, costume contests, free food and more.
Phi Theta Kappa
Phi Theta Kappa recognizes and encourages scholarship among two-year college students, and develops leadership and service through an intellectual climate for exchange of ideas and ideals. This honor society also promotes lively fellowship and stimulation of interest in continuing academic excellence.
Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) Documentary on Oct. 9 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Lower Waterman level of the VisTaTech Center and a
Haunted GMO Corn Maze
Schoolcraft’s Phi Theta Kappa Omicron Iota’s chapter will be hosting a haunted GMO Corn Maze on Thursday, Oct. 17 from 5-9 p.m.at 49800 W. 6 Mile Rd. in Northville. The Corn Maze is located between Ridge and Napier Roads. Admission is $3 per person and $10 group discount (per 5 people). The first people will be admitted free. Also enjoy food, drinks, and a bonfire for attending. Children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. For more information email PTKomicroniota.firstname.lastname@example.org or call 734-462-4422.
Asian Student Association
The Asian Student Association Club formed with a goal of creating awareness of the South Asian culture and its growing influence. The club sponsors events, including the annual Navratri Celebration that showcases Indian culture to the college and surrounding communities.
The Asian Student Association hosts the Navratri Garba Celebration on Saturday, Oct.19 from 7 p.m. until midnight. This event will feature an Indian dinner and live Indian music for $20 per person at the door. It will be held at the VisTaTech Center.
Native American Club
Would you like to gain a better understanding of Native American culture, history, and traditions? Then come join the Native American Club where all are welcome! Club activities include group meetings, films, guest speakers, and other cultural events.
The next meeting will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 16 from 3-4:30 p.m. in LA521.
The Christian Challenge has the purpose of enriching the quality of the overall college experience by challenging participants to explore God’s word as a guide for a full and well-balanced life. Meetings will be held every Tuesday of the Fall and Winter Semesters at noon in the Lower Waterman Center.
Meetings are held every Tuesday at noon in Conference Room E in Lower Waterman of the VisTaTech Center.
Break Dance Club
The Break Dance Club provides students with the opportunity to express themselves through the art of dance. Break Dance Club members have fun while learning about different dance styles and practicing to a performance level.
Meetings are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1-5 p.m. in the Physical Education Building Room 210.
Do you wish to continue your dance career throughout college? The Schoolcraft Dance Team gives you the opportunity to stay involved in dance and continue using and building your skills. It also allows members to showcase their talent with performances at athletic competitions and other school events.
Practices are held every Friday from 2:30 -5:15 p.m. in the Physical Education Building, Room 140.
Latin Dance Club
The Latin Dance Club strives to provide students with the opportunity to experience and express themselves in the passionate, strong rhythmic Latin dances. The group will offer weekly training, guest instructors, and dance events for student to learn and develop the steps.
Meetings are held on Mondays from 7-10 p.m. in the Lower Waterman level of the VisTaTech Center.
This organization helps all students, from the beginning of their Schoolcraft Education through graduation, with issues such as transfer requirements, picking a major, class advice, and finding a campus job. Organizers are willing to answer any questions and inquiries students may have.
Meetings are held on the first and third Friday of every month at 11 a.m. in Conference Room C at Lower Waterman in the VisTaTech Center.
Schoolcraft Female Initiative Club
This group serves to promote women’s issues and advocate for women’s rights and representation on campus. All are welcome to join this group, which aims to increase education about gender roles in our society, through meaningful and engaging events.
Meetings are held on Wednesdays at 2:30 p.m. in Conference Room C at Lower Waterman of the VisTaTech Center.
Shanty Creek Ski Trip
What better way to start off the New Year than by attending the Shanty Creek Ski Trip. The three day, two night trip takes place Jan. 3-5, 2014 in Shanty Creek, Michigan. This event is open to all ages. The cost of the trip is only $210. First down payment of $100 is due by Oct. 11. Trip goers will meet at Schoolcraft in front of the VisTaTech Center to car pool.
Spring Break 2014-Breckenridge, Colorado
Don’t be left out in the cold this spring break! Join the EdgeRunner Ski/Snowboard Club as they travel to Breckenridge, Colorado Feb. 22-March 2. The trip is just $759. Space is limited so don’t miss out. Reserve your spot today! First payment of $200 is due Oct. 8.
The Fit Club provides an opportunity for students to come together with the common goal of working out regularly with other like-minded students to maintain or improve fitness levels (strength and cardio) in a supportive environment on campus. They will learn and be guided on proper workout techniques and get updated information about nutrition, body mechanics, proper lifting techniques, etc. As a group they can also set goals and help push each other to reach their goals and support each other in their quest for good fitness!
Contact the Schoolcraft Fitness Center for more information on meeting times at 734-462-4348.
For more information on getting involved in any of the clubs offered, contact the Student Activities Office at 734-462-4422.
Compiled by Camyle Cryderman