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Clubs & Organizations

​Student clubs allow individuals to discover and pursue special interests, abilities and skills, and to assume leadership roles in the community. Students interested in joining a student club or forming a new one should contact either the club advisor listed or the Office of Student Life (OSL). The OSL is located in Room D104, first floor of the campus Student Center building, and is reachable at (972) 860-8233. All student clubs must have the recognition of the OSL. Currently recognized clubs include:

African American Student Association

(AASA)

Purpose: To exemplify the importance and excellence of the Black/African American heritage and desire to bring forth unity amongst the student body and all organizations as a whole.

Advisor: Lathera Addison (972) 860-8240

Phi Theta Kappa (PTK)

Purpose: To participate in self-government

through a Democratic process, practice the

fundamentals of citizenship and civic

responsibility, develop qualities of

leadership, and promote an intellectual

climate for exchange of ideas and ideals.

Advisors: Edward Stith (972) 860-8057,
Rebekah Rios-Harris, (972) 860-8294

Tommy Thompson, (972) 860-8272

Brother 2 Brother

Purpose: To bring young men together for purpose and strength. For the retention of male students.

Advisor: Avery Hartwell (972) 860-8053

Poetry- Literary Club

Purpose: To increase/promote literary

awareness of and an appreciation for various

literary genres. To express reality through

written and spoken word.

Advisor: Rebekah Rios-Harris (972) 860-

8294

Christian Student Union (CSU)

Purpose: To lead students to personal faith

in Jesus Christ, to help them grow as

disciples and to equip them for a life of

ministry to others.

Advisor: Fred Osei (972) 860-8172

Rising Star Students

Purpose: To allow Rising Star students to

get to know each other and do service

projects.

Advisor: Karen Sonnier (972) 860- 8226

Commercial Music Association

Purpose: To cultivate the college

community and neighboring society by

sharing, promoting, and developing

appreciation for all genres of music.

Advisors: Cassi Southerland (972) 860-8229

Kathryn Brown (972) 860-8229

Sociology Club

Purpose: To bring Sociology to CVC in a

fun and educational networking environment

for all students.

Advisor: Sangeeta Sinha (972) 860-5218


Dime Time Steppers

Purpose: To create an atmosphere of unity and diversity through stepping and group creativity. We will demonstrate teamwork, cooperation and entertainment and style.

Advisor: Archana Tiwari (972) 860-2986


Students for Physics, Astronomy.

Chemistry, Engineering (SPACE)

Purpose: To explore new discovers in

physical sciences, technology, and

engineering. Exchanging ideas in an open

and non-threating environment.

Advisor: Christina Reeves-Shull (972) 860-

8168

Family Music Theatre Club

Purpose: To support the Family Music Theatre Program, for the community. Campus and the student enrichment through musical theater.

Advisor: Sam Germany (972) 860-8134

STEM - Science Technology Engineering

Mathematics

Purpose: To create a learning environment

for those interested in STEM, encourage

innovative and independent thinking, and

sharpen respective STEM skills.

Advisor: Archana Tiwari (972) 860-2986


Gamers on Campus

Purpose: To provide a space and group to play various electronic, board, card, and dice based games. Students will learn teamwork, strategy, critical thinking and most importantly have fun.

Advisor: Bill Crawford (972) 860-8046


STEM League (DCCCD)

Purpose: The STEM League is a Districtwide organization that provides opportunities for DCCCD students pursuing degrees and careers in STEM fields

Advisors: Nicholas Wagner (CVC) 

Jason Treadway (214) 378-1553

Simone Williams (214) 378-1552


G-Force

Purpose: G-Force Club members'

objectives are to develop projects to support

students and parents that a college education

is possible and obtainable.

Advisor: Fidel Guevara (972) 860-8084


Student Ambassadors

Purpose: Students selected to serve, as

Ambassadors will represent CVC during

high school outreach, campus tours, official

college functions, community activities,

conferences, new student orientation and

special campus events.

Advisor: Fidel Guevara (972) 860-8084

Green Club

Purpose: To spread awareness of

environmental issues by being involved in

the community. Also to engage students to

participate in events that help people

understand and act more about

environmental issues.

Advisor: Maria Boccalandro (972) 860-5204

Student Government Association (SGA)

Purpose: To serve and voice the needs of

the students by acting as a liaison between

the student body and the

faculty/administration.

Advisors: Miyoshi Holmes (972) 860-8237

Harold Hankerson (972) 860-8233

Health Professionals Club

Purpose: Share and inform all aspects of the

professional medical field.

Advisors: Jennifer Siemantel (972) 860-8024

Mari Brock (972) 860-8277


Student Leadership Institute (SLI)

Purpose: To help students learn the building

blocks of effective leadership and become

leaders in their communities.

Advisors: Miyoshi Holmes (972) 860-8237 

Jaleesa Bealom-Short (972) 860-8065

Tiffany Heitz (972) 860-2965

Latin American Student Organization

(LASO)

Purpose: To enrich student lives by

promoting the greatness of Hispanic/Latin

culture, heritage, and traditions.

Advisor: Raul Gonzalez (972) 860-8291

Study Abroad

Purpose: To examine world cultures,

economies, history & future, and to travel

when possible.

Advisor: Anne Nocher (972) 860-8242

Men of Distinction

Purpose: To uplift our young men on

campus through leadership, scholarship and

community.

Advisor: Gurol Green (972) 860-8064


Theater Helping Education Move (THEM)

Purpose: Promote student success and

achievement while encouraging completion

and persistence.

Advisors: Dan Rogers (972) 860-8075

Anne Nocher (972) 860-8123



Student Veterans of America

Purpose: To develop peer support needed for

veterans to graduate, for better mental help,

academic achievement, and networking for

returning veterans.

Advisor: Ann McCowin (972) 860-8219



Veterinarian Technology Student

Association (VTSA)

Purpose: To promote the profession of

veterinarian technology, interact with the

community and provide a social

organization for our students.

Advisors: Rachel Hardison (972) 860-8045

Kayla Johansen (972) 860-8267

Stacy Gregoire (972) 860-8121


Women of Divinity

Purpose: To uplift our young women on

campus through leadership, scholarship and

community.

Advisor: Virginia Pate (972) 860-2902