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Student Clubs & Organizations

A variety of clubs and organizations—including academic, social, special interest and honor societies—are available to all Amarillo College Students. The Student Life Office serves as the focal point for more than 40 registered student organizations on campus.

Student organizations build leadership within the group and take part in various events throughout the year. Below is a list of active student clubs or organizations on campus. See something that interests you? Contact the club sponsor for more information. If not, click on the Start a Student Club link for steps to creating a brand new organization. We are eager to help students make their Badger experience a memorable one!

For more information about registered student organizations, please contact the Student Life Office at 806-371-5322 or studentlife@actx.edu or visit us in the College Union Building, The Burrow (Basement).

   

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For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Chris George, at 806-371-5374 or esports@actx.edu

Brand new this year, and just getting started! If you would like to be a part of its formation, please contact one of the club sponsors below.

Melodie Graves - 806-371-5995

Eva Thomas - 806-371-5255

Vanessa Rangel - 806-371-5003

Ryan Francis - 806-371-5927

Officer Jackson - m0229897@actx.edu

 

Come join us for our first meeting!

Thursday, Spetember 24th 

11:30 am - 1:30 pm

CUB Oak Room

A select group of students who serve as college ambassadors to prospective students and the community, since 1929. This organization provides opportunities for outstanding students to receive scholarships and to develop leadership and communication skills through involvement in the College's student recruitment, retention and community relations activities. These students conduct campus tours and represent the student body at many official functions throughout the year.

Blue Blazer Eligibility Criteria: 
1. Student must have completed 9 semester hours on campus
2. Plan to enroll in academic courses at Amarillo College for the Fall & Spring semesters
3. Possess a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
4. Demonstrate leadership potential at Amarillo College or in high school
5. Demonstrate outstanding communication skills & enthusiasm for Amarillo College

For more information, please contact Cassie Montgomery at 806-345-5600 or cmontgomery@actx.edu. 

 

Delight. Display. Declare. BSM exists to serve college students in their growth in a personal relationship with Christ. Through involvement in this organization we hope to equip students to Delight in the Lord, Display His love and grace to those around them, and Declare the good news of His gospel. 

For more information, contact the club sponsor, Taylour Echols. 806-782-5596  taylourfw@gmail.com 

Located at 2123 Van Buren St. 

Also follow our instagram page @amarillocollegebsm

The purpose of this group is to educate and promote diversity and cultural awareness throughout all Amarillo College campuses. Embr[AC]e gives students, faculty, and staff the opportunity to share their cultural background while learning about others. This organization provides a healthy environment for students and the campus community to work together, learn about and from each other, and take an active role in enriching the Amarillo College community.

For more information, please contact the club sponsors:

Jamie Perez- 806-371-5121

Pam Jackson- 806-371-5917  
 

 

The Hispanic Student Association is an educational, service, and social organization whose goals are to create, preserve, and promote awareness and understanding of Hispanic culture on campus. The organization strives to provide guidance and information on societal issues that affect Hispanic students, to provide service to the community at large, and to develop professional and leadership opportunities for students. College students will have the opportunity to give back to the community, build strong relationships, and collaborate with community leaders to advance students’ educational and career aspirations.

For more information, contact one of the club sponsors below.

Nancy Farren - 806-371- 5431

Jamie Perez - 806-371-5121

Brenda Jasso - 806-371-5019

Leslie Hinojosa- 806-371-5634

 

Striving to create a fun and competitive environment in which students, faculty, and staff members may participate in a variety of athletic events and build relationships. Activities occur throughout the year and facilitate men, women, and coed teams.


For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Trent Oneal, at 806-371-5965.
 

A Christian club whose membership is open to all students regardless of religious preference.


For more information, please contact the club sponsor, William Worthey, at 804-852-0515.
 

Uniting students of all majors interested in making, experiencing, and supporting instrumental and choral music at Amarillo College and in the Texas Panhandle region. 

Meetings are every Friday at 11:30 a.m. in the Choir Room. 

For more information, contact Brandon Borup at 806-371- or btborup@actx.edu

The Beta Eta chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Amarillo College is dedicated to the nurturing of academic excellence so that opportunity may be provided for leadership training, so that an intellectual climate may be promoted for an interchange of ideas and ideals, and that scholars may be imbued with desire for continuing their education.

For more information, please contact the Student Life Department at 806-371-5322.

S K Infinity is a a group of students learning about college life and skateboarding! We welcome everyone regardless of skill level. Having an interest in skateboarding is what connects us and the memories we make are what unites us. Let's S K ∞ till infinity and beyond!

 

For more information, contact one of the club sponsors.

Trent Oneal - 806-371-5965 - taoneal@actx.edu

Dr. Bruce Lin - 806-371-5350 - wlin@actx.edu

To act on the behalf of the student body and represent Amarillo College students to the administration and the community by providing student development and activity programming and engaging in service to the community.

For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Jenna Welch 806-371-5259 or check out https://www.actx.edu/studentlife/student-government.

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S.W.A.Ps, or students who are parents, is a collaborative organizations who aspires to provide support and resources to current Amarillo College students who are parents or guardians of children. 

For more information, please contact one of the club sponsors.

Amy Pifer - adpifer@actx.edu

Renee Stovall - trstovall21@actx.edu

For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Susan Burks at 806-371-5261.

 

A home to geeks, nerds, cylons, and computer enthusiasts with a passion for games and voiding warranties.

Meetings are held on the first and third Thursdays of each month in Byrd 215 from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM.


For more information, please contact one of the club sponsors. Christopher George 806-371-5374, or Karen Boatman 806-371-5930.

 

The Amarillo College Art Collective is open to anyone interested in the visual arts. Our focus is community outreach, campus visibility, and personal development. The Art Collective has held shows, hosted guest artists, created fundraisers and taken trips. 

Our goal is to foster interest in the arts at AC and in the larger community.

 

Meetings are every other Monday at 2:00 PM in Russell Hall 122.

 

For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Stephanie Jung at sajung@actx.edu

The purpose of this organization is to enjoy and excel in singing vocal jazz and other literature, experiment with arranging and improvisation, refine performance technique including stage presence, and build collaborative skills both in rehearsal and performance.

For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Nathan Fryml at njfryml@actx.edu. 

Delta Psi Omega is the National Honorary Theater Society for community colleges artists all over the country.

For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Ray Newburg, at 806-371-5987.

Student Media creates the student newspaper "The Ranger" and magazine "The Current," operates a website featuring breaking news and  video content at www.ac-ranger.com and staffs the college-licensed radio station, FM90. The Ranger is published every other week throughout the fall and spring semesters. The website, www.ac-ranger.com, is updated daily. The Ranger also keeps the campus community informed with its Facebook, Instagram (@acranger)
and Twitter (@acranger) accounts. 

AC Student Media has provided the Amarillo College with a reliable news source while training students to be objective, credible journalists since 1930. Students from any major may participate. The staff meets weekly and meetings are open to the public. Up-to-date meeting times are listed in the printed paper and on the website.

KACV-FM, FM90, is available at 89.9 FM and https://www.kacvfm.org/ Students interested in learning more about opportunities in radio announcing should contact Amy Presley at amy.presley21@actx.edu or 371-5287

The Ranger holds weekly meetings on Fridays at 11 a.m. These meetings are open to the public.

 

therangereditor@gmail.com

 

For more information, please contact one of the club sponsors. Jill Gibson 806-371-5283 or Maddisun Fowler 806-371-5293.

 

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The mission of this organization is to unite the sophomore and freshman classes and conduct fundraisers for seminars and conferences related to sonography.

For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Sandy Parker, at 806-356-3613.

This organization raises awareness of dental education, raises funds for community projects, an annual pinning ceremony, and gifts for clinical sites.

For more information, please contact one of the club sponsors, Erica Brassfield at 806-356-3616 or Cassie Hall lat 806-356-3673.

The purpose of the Nuclear medicine club is to provide students with an opportunity to be involved in activities at Amarillo College which support and complement their academic experiences. Also to provide students with an opportunity to be involved in activities outside the college which support and complement their academic experiences.

Meetings vary by class schedule.

For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Tamra Rocsko, at 806-354-6071.

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The Student American Dental Hygienists' Association of Amarillo College is a category of membership within the American Dental Hygienists' Association (A.D.H.A.). A.D.H.A. is an association dedicated to the advancement and promotion of dental hygiene and is the national professional organization for licensed dental hygienists. S.A.D.H.A. membership is limited to students who are accepted and enrolled in the Dental Hygiene Program. The Amarillo College component of S.A.D.H.A. is active in the local community and provides the student members invaluable opportunities to work on projects with area dentists and dental hygienists to promote oral health in our community.

For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Lynette Hayhurst at 806-356-3664.

The Student Nurses Association is an integral part of the Division of Nursing at Amarillo College. Its purpose is to provide students with an opportunity to be involved in activities which support and complement their academic experiences. The S.N.A. is student driven and is guided by faculty advisors. Our overall goal is to be of service to each other, Amarillo College, and the community.

 

For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Marianne Jones at 806-354-6028.

The Vocational Nurse Association club is for students enrolled in LVN classes. The club participates in service projects in the community.

 

For more information, please contact one of the club sponsors. Kim Bowen at  806-354-6019 or Aaron Gann at 806-354-3694.

 

Recognizing and rewarding outstanding achievement in English language and literature.

 

For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Chris Hudson at 806-371-5424 or echudson@actx.edu

 

A non profit educational service organization formed to support students in engineering and promote engineering as a career.

ACES encourage students to achieve full potential in careers in the engineering field.  As leaders, ACES develop the image of the engineering profession as a positive force in improving the quality of life and reveal the value of diversity.

ACES is dedicated to encourage current students in their educational goals, provide a social support system for students, and enhance the image of engineering through community programs.  We invite all engineering, math, science, architecture, and computer science majors to join us in reaching our goals.  We have many activities throughout the year which include formal meetings, social events, guest speakers, and community service projects.

ACES strives to provide students with the best combination of leadership, teamwork, and industry skills to be successful once they enter the industry.

Student membership provides students the opportunity to tour local industries and meet practicing professionals while still attending school.

 

For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Penelope Davies, at 806-371-5901.

The purpose of the Amarillo College Physics Society is for its members to discuss and engage in the practice of physical science, raise awareness of the benefits of engaging in and supporting physics research, support each other academically, and find, share, and build professional network connections.

 

For more information, please contact the club sponsor, David Van Domelen, at dvandom@actx.edu.

 

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Providing AC students who are interested in Biology a means by which to interact and communicate with one another, provide students with a mechanism by which they can grow professionally and cultivate a further interest in biologically relevant topics, and instill a focus on community service.

Meetings are held each Wednesday at 12:00 PM in the Science Lab Building 109. **Biology Club is currently on a hiatus, but hope to return in Spring 2021**

For more information, please contact one of the club sponsors.

Jacob Price - 806-371-5199

Piper Johansen - 806-345-5698

J.R. Gonzales - 806-371-5076

Whitney McGilvray - 806-371-5152

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For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Reem Witherspoon, at 806-371-5110.

 

For more information, please contact the club sponsor Jane Ellen Abondano at 806-934-7254.

For more information, please contact the club sponsor Tim Leeper at 806-934-7239.

For more information, please contact the club sponsor Mackenzie LaRoe at mnmorris23@actx.edu.

For more information, please contact the club sponsor, Ashley Mader, at abmason@actx.edu.

For more information, please contact the club sponsor Rachel Gillespie at 806-934-7233.

For more information, please contact the club sponsor Pam Ortega at plfox@actx.edu.

For more information, please contact the club sponsor Ashley Coffman at 806-457-2720.

For more information, please contact the club sponsor Daniel Esquivel at 806-457-2720.


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