Get involved at JCC

Stay connected during your time at Jamestown Community College and join a club or organization. Joining a student club lets you explore your interests, meet people, and develop valuable leadership and organizational skills. Each club is chartered through Student Senate and is open to all students and FSA members.

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Groups on campus

Jamestown Campus
Club Description Meeting

Anime Culture Club

Advisors: Joshua Zeiders-Weber, Erin Zeiders-Weber

To encourage companionship and fun in the anime community through anime viewings. Our yearly goal is to make enough funds to have our members go to UBCon.

W/F
12-1 p.m.

ARSC 110

Art Club

Advisor: Patricia Briggs

Art Club is dedicated to promoting art on campus and in the community. Activities include field trips, art workshops, social gatherings and discussions, and visiting artists talks.

M
12-1 p.m.

Weeks Gallery

Criminal Justice Club

Advisor: Katy-Jan Bobseine

The Criminal Justice Club performs various acts of community service and helps members better understand what it is like to serve as members of law enforcement and other professions.

W
12-1 p.m.

CARN 167

Deranged Nerd Alliance (Biotech)

Advisors: Jackie Crisman, Maria Sena

To explore strange new worlds. To seek out new life and civilizations. To boldly go where no man has gone before. We attend scientific conferences. We like to explore anything science and travel to learn and see new things and technology.

W
12-1 p.m.

SCCE 109

Earth Awareness Club

Advisors: Jan Bowman, Andrew Pitoniak

To provide environmental awareness and education at the local, regional, and global levels; issues of concern include deforestation, global warming, species extinction and habitat loss, wetland destruction, watershed ecology, energy efficiency, and many others.

W
12-12:50 p.m.

SCCE 124

EmpowerMe! Club

Advisor: Kayla Crosby

To promote and advocate student empowerment and diversity. To provide support and means for students to take control of their lives and success with an emphasis on sexual assault, domestic violence, mental health, alcohol and other drugs and career preparation. 

TH
4-5 p.m.

COCE 55

Game Club

Advisors: Joshua Zeiders-Weber, Erin Zeiders-Weber

The Game Club is dedicated to involving the student body of JCC in the cultivated community of the campus through club events and outreach.

M
12-1 p.m.

ARSC 132

IMPACT

Advisor: David Jeffery

Impact is a group devoted to praying and reading scripture. We never push, but honestly converse ideas and topics.

M/W/F
12-1 p.m.

HULT 271

International Club

Advisors: Jennifer Apthorpe, Kelly Stineman

To increase cross cultural competency. To facilitate the spreading of ideas, broadening student's mindsets and understanding. To provide a welcoming environment for cultural expression.

M
3-4 p.m.

Global Learning Office

JCC Pride

Advisor: Nicholas Wright

To educate and create a safe and supportive place for those in the LGBT+ community and their allies.

T
3-4 p.m.

SCCE 125

JHN Productions

Advisor: Bill Olson

We will be filming the schools new programs. It will provide news to students on what is happening at JCC.

M/W
12-1 p.m.

TV Studio

Nontraditional Student Network Club

Advisor: Ron Turak

To allow non-traditional students an opportunity to network and develop friendships, and to allow students to be more connected to the college and general community through civic engagement and meeting with JCC faculty and staff.

W
12-1 p.m.

COCE 55

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

Advisors: Renee Funke, Katy-Jan Bobseine

Phi Theta Kappa seeks to recognize and encourage the academic achievement of two-year college students and provide opportunities for individual growth and development through participation in honors, leadership, service, and fellowship programming.

1st and 3rd M of each month
12-1 p.m.

HULT 267

Poetry Club

Advisor: Lynn Classon

The mission of this organization shall be to establish a place for students to gather and provide an outlet for self-expression, community building, and the gathering of like minds and those from differing backgrounds through the medium and appreciation of poetry.

F
1-2 p.m.

Quiet Lounge

SOTA Club

Advisors: Kathy Grace, Sarah Tranum

To support the professional growth of students interested in the field of occupational therapy (OT) and promote OT on campus and in the community.

Every other W
12:30-1 p.m.

ARSC 121

Student Senate

Advisors: Kayla Crosby, Johnny Stein

Student Senate is the officially recognized student governing body of JCC.


F
12-2 p.m.

Lenna Theater

Trans Activism Club

Advisor: Johnny Stein

To educate the general student body and JCC community about transgender needs, to present a comforting and accepting environment for transgender individuals to address common issues that transgender individuals face, to completely eliminate misgendering and dead naming on campus (as it is a transgender individual's right not to be dead named or misgendered on campus), and to bring all possible plausible justice to the transgender population. It will also help educate cisgender individuals on the topic.

TH
3:30-4:30 p.m.

ARSC 138

JCC Uncommoners

Advisors: Don Hill, Steven Gustafson

The Uncommoners, JCC's theatrical group and production company, produce two shows each year in the Scharmann Theatre on the Jamestown Campus.  

Veterans Club

Advisor: Don Pool

The veterans club's mission is to support veterans on campus and in the local community.

M
12-1 p.m.

Veterans Lounge

Cattaraugus County Campus
Club/Organization Description

Anime Club

The Anime Club looks at the culture and history of Japan through its animation programs. In addition, the group explores the differences between American and Japanese culture.

Art Club

Two or three Art Walks are scheduled each semester. Students who are interested in fine arts walk or drive to a local gallery, most often the Olean Public Library or Quick Center for the Arts at St. Bonaventure University, to view current exhibitions. After the viewing, which is often accompanied by a talk by gallery education staff, students and sponsors meet for dessert and discussion at a local restaurant.

BASIC (Brothers and Sisters in Christ)

The purpose of this club is to enhance students’ spiritual growth. Club members have hosted concerts on campus to go toward fundraising efforts for local charities.

Club Valor

This club is for military veterans. 

Earth Day Society

This group plans and organizes events to celebrate Earth Day, provides education, and promotes action and awareness about environmental issues.

Film Club

Members in this club not only watch and analyze movies, but also produce their own independent films.

Nursing Club

The Nursing Club isn’t exclusive to nursing majors. This group sponsors health-related activities and speakers throughout the year. A pinning ceremony for nursing majors closes out the year.

Sign Language Club

Members meet regularly to enhance their knowledge of sign language. We have brought speakers to campus and participated in trips to enhance learning of the language.

Student Senate

Advisor: Lisa Yohon

Student Senate is the officially recognized student governing body of JCC.

Teacher Education Club

Advisors: Renee Funke, Beth Starks

Provides students with education and resource opportunities. We support our community and promote educational professionalism through a variety of events. Meet on the fourth Wednesday of each month in LLAC 317

Technology Club

Members focus on learning new types of technology and helping others on campus expand their knowledge of technology use.

North County Center
Club/Organization Description Meeting

Anime Anonymous Club

Advisor: Elizabeth Booth

We are a group of people who vary on our digital media. We are interested in not only video games, but movies, music, and animations old and new.

W
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Student lounge

Digital Media Club

Advisor: Elizabeth Booth

To unite students interested in digital media, including video games, movies, music, and animations, old and new.

T
1-2 p.m.

Student lounge

Student Senate

Advisor: Kayla Crosby

Student Senate is the officially recognized student governing body of JCC.


F
12-2 p.m.

Lenna Theater

Teacher Education Club

Advisors: Renee Funke, Beth Starks

Provides students with education and resource opportunities. We support our community and promote educational professionalism through a variety of events.

4th W of each month
12-1 p.m.

NCCC 110

Club Council

The Jamestown Campus Student Senate meetings are dedicated to Club Council on their last meeting of each month. Club Council provides a forum for every chartered club and student organization to report what they’ve been working on and announce upcoming events and service projects. They also exchange ideas, network, and receive leadership training.

Attendance at Club Council is required by one representative from each Jamestown Campus and North County Center club, and more than one absence per semester may result in club funds being frozen or restricted. Jamestown Campus clubs attend Club Council in the Lenna Theatre (HULT 142) at noon. North County clubs attend via distance learning.

Clubs on the Cattaraugus County Campus are encouraged to seek assistance and training from Student Senate and Campus Life office.

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Contact Campus Life

Jamestown Campus
North County Center

716.338.1004

Cattaraugus County Campus

716.376.7505