TCC Clubs & Organizations

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$ Denotes organizations/clubs that spent $100 or more from Student Activities funds in FY 2010-2011 **

Club / Organization Advisor Contact Student Contact Meetings Type (chart) Campus
ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT TECHNOLOGY
Purpose:
To develop a community of leaders with the administrative support technology program and encourage student development through service.
Debra Wells
822-2312
Veronica Neathery T.B.A.  ACA Portsmouth
AGAPE CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP Blair Rhodes
822-1251
Timothy Utton T.B.A T.B.A. Norfolk
ANIME CLUB Blair Rhodes
822-1251
Rhakeem Thomas T.B.A T.B.A. Norfolk
ANIME CLUB
Purpose:
To promote the appreciation of ancient and modern Japanese culture through animation and graphic novels as well as build positive social interaction and camaraderie among student; allow students to enjoy a friendly, peaceful, competitive environment and to increase knowledge of gaming culture and careers.
Brian Brooks
822-2004
Akinola Oluwole T.B.A.  SOC Portsmouth
ANIME CLUB
Purpose: To promote the appreciaiton of ancient and modern Japanese culture through animation and graphic novels as well as build positive social interaction and camaraderie among students; allow students to enjoy a friendly, peaceful, competitive environment, and to increase knowledge of gaming culture and careers.
T.B.A T.B.A Thursdays 12:30 p.m. Room D-125 $ Virginia Beach
ART LEAGUE
Purpose:
To expand educational opportunities of student artists, encourage interaction between art students and Visual Arts Center alumni, promote independent art events, advocate for student needs at TCC and promote creative ideas and the diverse interests of student artists.
Ed Francis
822-1893
Jennifer Detlesen T.B.A. ACA  Portsmouth
BLACK STUDENT UNION
Purpose: To form multi cultural unity and to aid in achieving common long and short term goals that will enhance and strengthen the solidarity within the community.
Dr. Tim Konhaus
822-7443  
T.B.A Bi-monthly Tuesdays 12:30 p.m. Room D-111 T.B.A Virginia Beach
BUDDHISTS FOR PEACE Mr. Thomas Hilton
822-7435
T.B.A Fridays T.B.A. Virginia Beach
CAMPUS CRUSADE FOR CHRIST (CRU)
Purpose: An international student organization that exists to provide regular opportunities to impact the community in a positive way through acts of service.

Mr. Rodney Clayton
822-7089

T.B.A Please contact advisor for meeting information $ Virginia Beach
CARIBBEAN AMERICAN STUDENT CLUB
Purpose: To cultivate and enhance our African-Caribbean Heritage Campus
Olive Ezell
822-7183  
T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A Virginia Beach
CHESS CLUB
Purpose: To promote the game of chess as a way to develop critical thinking, logic, and planning skills, while promoting student and faculty interaction outside the classroom.  The club also competes with chess club on other TCC campuses as well other colleges
Davd L. Brandt
822-5334
T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A. Chesapeake
CHESS CLUB
Purpose: To provide a forum for students and community members to play chess, and to conduct U.S Chess Federation tournaments, matches and other forms of chess competition.
Mario Scribner
822-7205
T.B.A 1st Thursday of the month 12:15 p.m. the Snack Bar and G-124
T.B.A. Virginia Beach
CIRCLE K INTERNATIONAL
Purpose: To promote service, leadership, and fellowship.
Vivian Washington
822-5166
Michelle Bradley TBA $
INT
SER
Chesapeake
CIRCLE K
Purpose: To provide business networking, fundraising and community service opportunities for TCC business students.
Nancy Prather-Johnson
822-2317
Matthew Rogers TBA ACA Portsmouth
COMPUTERS for Student Success
Purpose: Collect and refurbish donated computers and donate the computers to deserving students throughout the College.
Gary Noah
822-7142
CFSS website Tuesdays and Thursdays 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. $ Virginia Beach
COVER TO COVER BOOK CLUB Blair Rhodes
822-1251
L'Tanga Clark T.B.A T.B.A. Norfolk
CRIMINAL JUSTICE ORGANIZATION
Purpose:
To provide students with educational and networking opportunities in law enforcement.
Richard James
822-2123
DeAngelo Clark T.B.A.  ACA Portsmouth
CULINARY ARTS CLUB Blair Rhodes
822-1251
Chef Don Averso T.B.A. T.B.A. Norfolk
DANCE CLUB Blair Rhodes
822-1251
Yana Harris T.B.A T.B.A. Norfolk
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT CLUB
Purpose: To raise and encourage interest in early childhood education.
Kerry Ragno
822-7604   
T.B.A 1st Thursday of the month 5:30 p.m. Room E-152 $ Virginia Beach
ECHOES OF EXCELLENCE - CAMPUS CHOIR
Purpose: To unite TCC Students, staff, and faculty and the neighboring community together through the universal language of music.
Annette Mewborn
822-7408      
T.B.A Thursdays 12:30 p.m. Pungo Auditorium T.B.A. Virginia Beach
ENGINEERING CLUB
Purpose: To promote knowledge of science and engineering, to promote mutual acquaintance and good fellowship among students and instructors, and to provide services when called upon in order to present a good image of the college to the community.
Paul Gordy
822-7175
T.B.A 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month 12:30 p.m. Room H-160
$ Virginia Beach
F.A.M.E (Fashion Association Emerging Empire) Blair Rhodes
822-1251
Delante Johnson T.B.A T.B.A. Norfolk
Fashion Business
Purpose:
To serve as a tool for students who dare to be themselves in the art of fashion, makeup, hair and modeling.
Karen Mundon
822-2124
Gerrod Alston T.B.A. SOC  Portsmouth
FITNESS CLUB Blair Rhodes
822-1251
Teela Davis T.B.A T.B.A. Norfolk
FRENCH CLUB
Purpose: To promote interest in the French language and culture through the use of films, food, and other cultural activities
Annette Scavillo
705-5721
Steven Chong
510-1192
1st Wednesday or 1st Friday of each month T.B.A. Chesapeake
GAMERS ALLIANCE Blair Rhodes
822-1251
Brian Pond T.B.A T.B.A. Norfolk
Gardening Club
Purpose: To recognize and encourage an active interest in gardening among students at Tidewater Community College. Active membership will work with the City of Virginia Beach, Sentara and other community entities.
T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A. T.B.A.
GEOLOGY CLUB
Purpose: To go out into the field and for an expeditionary education experience to encounter and understand Virginia geology.
Ms. Ammie Pascua
822-7226
T.B.A 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month TBA $ Virginia Beach
HORTICULTURE CLUB
Purpose: To further the art and science of horticulture, while providing fellowship for those interested in horticulture. The club also hopes to stimulate continued interest in horticulture
Ken Spencer
822-5149
Jeny Davis
642-7264
T.B.A T.B.A. Chesapeake
HUMAN SERVICES ASSOCIATION
Purpose:
To mentor the professional development of future human services professionals and assist in the facilitation of their entrance into the profession by providing educational resources, leadership opportunities and career guidance
Diane Wagner, PhD
822-1999
Katina Barnes
822-2258
T.B.A T.B.A. ACA Portsmouth
IDENTITY CLUB
Purpose: To help students raise their self-esteem, to encourage students to find their true identity and to ultimately become a support group for the men and women at the College.
Olive Ezell
822-7183
T.B.A Thursday twice a month 12:30 p.m. in Kempsville Building $ Virginia Beach
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ALLIANCE (ISA) Ms. Lauren Escobales
822-7296
T.B.A Every 1st Tuesday and 3rd Wednesday of the month in K-218 T.B.A. Virginia Beach
InterVarsity Christian Fellowship:
Purpose: The purpose of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship is to establish and advance a community of students and faculty who follow Jesus as Savior and Lord, growing in love for God, God’s Word and God’s people.
T.B.A. T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A. T.B.A.
JOURNALISM CLUB Blair Rhodes
822-1251
Brian Pond T.B.A T.B.A. Norfolk
MILITARY AND VETERANS STUDENT ASSOCIATION Tiffany Putman
822-7235
T.B.A Please contact advisor for meeting information T.B.A. All Campuses
MORTUARY SCIENCE AND FUNERAL CLUB
Purpose: To advance mortuary science and funeral studies.
Gary Noah
822-7142
T.B.A 1st Wednesday of the month 12:30 p.m. $ Virginia Beach
MU ALPHA THETA Blair Rhodes
822-1251
Julia Arnold T.B.A T.B.A. Norfolk
MU ALPHA THETA (MAT)
Purpose:: To stimulate interest in mathematics by providing public recognition of superior mathematical scholarships and by promoting various mathematical activities.
Dr. Julia Arnold
822-1323
David Lima T.B.A ACA Portsmouth
MUSIC CLUB
Purpose: To foster and appreciation of all performance styles of music, while providing an atmosphere for discussion, knowledge, and collaboration among musicians
Doug Thiele
822-5224
Jesus Ramos
944-0793
Second Monday of each month T.B.A. Chesapeake
Operation Smile Club
Purpose: To raise awareness on and off campus of what Operation Smile does as an organization.
T.B.A. T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A. T.B.A.
PHI THETA KAPPA
Purpose: Academic Honor Society
Blair Rhodes
822-1251
Rachell Bivens T.B.A T.B.A. Norfolk
PHI THETA KAPPA (PTK)
Purpose: To promote scholarship, the development of leadership, and services and cultivation of fellowship among qualified TCC students.
Katina Barnes
822-2258
Stephanie Lawrence Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. on campus $
ACA
Portsmouth
PHI THETA KAPPA - PSI UPSILON
Purpose: That academic excellence among TCC-VB students may be nurtured; that opportunity may be provided for leadership training; that an intellectual climate may be promoted for an interchange of ideas and ideals; and that scholars may be imbued with a desire for continuing education.
Mr. Fred Valet
822-7338
T.B.A 1st & 3rd Thursday of the month at 12:30 p.m. Room CW-109 $ Virginia Beach
Psychology Club
Purpose: To promote community outreach and to support TCC’s Psychology department and it’s students.
T.B.A. T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A. T.B.A.
RADIOGRAPHY CLUB
Purpose: To provide enrichment, support and assistance to the students at TCC.
Kim Utley
822-7253
T.B.A 3rd Tuesday of the month TBA T.B.A. Virginia Beach
RENEW CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP
Purpose:To equip followers of Jesus Christ at TCC to live the mission more fully and to provide a platform for outreach to other students thru the expression of Jesus” relentless love.
Laura MacIntyre
822-2431
Rachel Llaneras T.B.A REL Portsmouth
RESPIRATORY THERAPY CLUB
Purpose: To recognize and encourage active participation in respiratory sciences among students attending TCC.  The club will strive to further educate and motivates students in the methods, uses, jobs and potential found in respiratory medicine.  the club will also focus on fellowship among its members.
Jennifer Ferguson
822-7413      
T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A. Virginia Beach
Returning Women’s Organization
Purpose: Provide a support network for non-traditional women students returning to college, help them feel connected to TCC, share positive ideas, experiences & knowledge—to inspire and motivate.
T.B.A. T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A. T.B.A.
ROTARACT CLUB
Purpose:To focus on producing positive, productive young men and women and to enhance personal well-being while reaching out to neighboring communities
Nita B. Wood
822-2396
Shannon Martin Tuesdays 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Room A 107 $
SER
Portsmouth
SAAB (Student African American Brotherhood)
Purpose: To assist participants to excel academically, socially, culturally, professionally, and in the community
Eric Hayes
822-5215
T.B.A. T.B.A T.B.A. Chesapeake
SAAB (Student African American Brotherhood) Blair Rhodes
822-1251
Reason Chandler T.B.A T.B.A. Norfolk
SAAB (Student African American Brotherhood)
Purpose: To provide leadership and mentoring opportunities to young male students struggling with academic or personal issues and provide a positive element for their future.
Vincent Tucker
822-2206
Dr. Peter Agbakpe
Greg Foriest T.B.A MUL Portsmouth
Science Club
Purpose: To recognize and encourage an active interest in science among students. The members will increase their own knowledge of chemistry by means of field trips, guest speakers, and seminars.
T.B.A. T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A. T.B.A.
SKILLS USA
Purpose: To provide opportunities to learn and practice leadership and employability skills
Bobby Rowe
822-5076
Nicholas Mullins
822-3911
3rd Wednesday of each month in the Regional Automotive Center T.B.A. Chesapeake
SPANISH CLUB Leonor Sly
822-1137
T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A. Chesapeake
STUDENT AFRICAN AMERICAN BROTHERHOOD (SAAB)
Purpose: To assist participants to excel academically, socially, culturally, professionally, and in the community.
Emmanuel Chestnut
822-7239
T.B.A Tuesdays 12:30 p.m.- 1:30 p.m. Room B-100 $ Virginia Beach
STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION
Purpose: To develop campus and college activities, to encourage participation in campus and college life, to develop student responsibilities within the institution and community, and to protect individual student and group freedoms in academic and social areas.
Varies by campus T.B.A Varies by campus $ All Campuses
STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION (SGA)
Purpose: To establish channels of student-faculty-administration communication, to develop campus and college activities, to encourage participation in campus and college life, to develop student responsibilities, and to protect individual and student group freedoms in all areas.
Alicia L. Phillips
822-2929
 Jamelia Godley T.B.A. LEA Portsmouth
STUDENT NURSING ASSOCIATION
Purpose:
To mentor the professional development of future nurses and assist in the facilitation of their entrance into the profession of nursing by providing educational resources, leadership opportunities, and career guidance.
Catherine Merritt
822-2738
Jacqueline Harris T.B.A. ACA  Portsmouth
STUDENT PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANTS CLUB
Purpose: To create awareness of the field of physical therapy both within the College and the general community.
Virginia May
822-7069
T.B.A 1st Wednesday of the month 10:45 a.m. Room E-139 T.B.A. Virginia Beach
STUDENT SAFETY AWARENESS Blair Rhodes
822-1251
Shawn Yocum T.B.A T.B.A. Norfolk
STUDENTS ADVOCATING FOR A GREENER ENVIRONMENT (SAGE)
Purpose:
To increase knowledge of environmental issues and to engage the campus community in activities that protect natural resources.
Staci Forgey
822-2730
Dr. Lynette Hauser
822-2732
Shelby LeMoine T.B.A. SOC Portsmouth
Student Veterans of America
Purpose: TCC Student Veterans of America is a college wide organization where TCC military-related students can meet on a regular basis to exchange ideas, engage in service projects and advocate for military related student issues on the campuses.
T.B.A. T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A. T.B.A.
TCC Coding Club
Purpose: To learn about computer science, programming, technology and the future of these fields.
T.B.A. T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A. T.B.A.
TCC College Republicans
Purpose: To maintain a conservative presence at TCC and to sustain a relationship with College Republican Federation of Virginia.
T.B.A. T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A. T.B.A.
TCC Computer Club
Purpose: To provide computers to deserving low income TCC students and non-profits within the community while providing hands-on experience to club members.
T.B.A. T.B.A T.B.A T.B.A. T.B.A.
THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF INTERIOR DESIGN
Purpose: A community of people driven by a common love for design and committed to the belief that interior design, as a service to people, is a powerful, multi-faceted profession that can positively change people's lives
Robert Pappas
822-5159
T.B.A. T.B.A T.B.A. Chesapeake
THE NATIONAL SOCIETY OF COLLEGIATE SCHOLARS
Purpose: To organize, recognize and elevate high achievers by offering scholarships as well as career and graduate networking opportunities.
Nancy Prather-Johnson
822-2317
Maura Thivierge T.B.A ACA Portsmouth
THE NATIONAL SOCIETY OF LEADERSHIP AND SUCCESS (Sigma Alpha Pi) Ronald Gray
822-1003
Louie Gibbs T.B.A HON College-Wide
TCC BRANCH OF ASHRAE
Purpose: To expand the professional/business network of HVAC/R and engineering students attending the college.
Harlan Krepcik
822-2317
John Dillender T.B.A ACA Portsmouth
TIDEWATER BUSINESS CLUB
Purpose: To meet and network with other students who have an interest in business, marketing, entrepreneurship, economics, accounting or finance.
Dr. William Jenkins
822-7201
T.B.A Alternate Tuesdays of each month 12:30 p.m. Room G-124 T.B.A Virginia Beach
TIDEWATER CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP
Purpose: To establish, assist and encourage students and faculty members who witness the Lord Jesus Christ as God Incarnate, regardless of denomination.
Dr. William Jenkins
822-7201
T.B.A Tuesdays 12:30 p.m. Room G-124 $ Virginia Beach
TIDEWATER HISTORICAL SOCIETY Blair Rhodes
822-1251
Shjon Stamps T.B.A T.B.A. Norfolk
TRAIL AND OUTING CLUB
Purpose: To introduce TCC students to the positive impacts of local ecosystem preservation. While encouraging students to serve the college and community as volunteer ecosystem stewards
Marc C. Wingett
822-5005
Tawine Bellamy
227-1842
T.B.A T.B.A. Chesapeake
WE MOVE FITNESS CLUB
Purpose:To broaden fitness and wellness knowledge within the TCC campus, as well as create events and fundraisers to help students create a healthier lifestyle.
Melodie Doughty
822-2342
Cody Lichvar T.B.A. SOC Portsmouth

** International Student Alliance FY 10/11 - Virginia Beach

Types of Clubs and Organizations

  • ACA = Academic Related
  • CUL = Cultural
  • HON = Honor Societies
  • INT = International
  • LEA = Leadership
  • MUL = Multicultural
  • POL = Political
  • PUB = Publications
  • REL = Religious
  • SER = Service
  • SOC = Social
  • SPE = Special Interest