Student Organizations

Organization About Us Advisor Phone (815) Room
Art Club To promote further education of self expression through art and to provide communal co curricular art events beneficial to the MCC community. Matt Irie 455-8552 A144
Asian American Club To promote and raise awareness of Asian cultures. Brock Fisher 455-8561 A344
Black Student Union (BSU) Creates opportunities for educational and social empowerment. The Diverse Student Union represents students working together to create positive changes. Emma Hendrieth; Sandra Moll 455-8987 A244
Business Club Our mission statement is “Our Focus is Business, Success is Our Goal.” Our goals are to provide fundraising, a leadership speaking event, and a community service act. We meet every Wednesday at 4 p.m. in A205. Sherry Ridge 455-8732 A124
Clay Club Clay Club's purpose is to give both ceramic students and non-ceramic students the opportunity to discuss and learn the art of clay including: contemporary ceramics, ceramic art history, along with different techniques used by artists, and studio practices. Tom Vician 455-8786 A144
College Conservatives

College Conservatives strives to increase the student body's understanding of modern conservatism in the United States today. 

Michael Clesceri 479-7833 B176
College Democrats To encourage students to run for office, participate in local, state and national campaigns, and be informed about Democratic values of equality, sustainability and stability. Educate students about the importance of civic engagement and participation in the political process. Inform the college community about social and political issues. Lori Keller 455-8947 C122A
Criminal Justice Club   Bill Brogan 455-8697 E208
Down to Earth An environmental club that is active in local issues. Our goal is to help protect our natural areas by collaborating with larger environmental interest groups of McHenry County. Kate Kramer; Kim Hankins 479-7877; 455-8778 B255; A248
Drama Club Participate in theatrical activities including play readings, acting workshops, student showcases and theatre field trips. Audition for all productions held in the Black Box Theatre. Jay Geller 455-8746 D151
Forensics Team Emphasizes the development of communication skills that are so essential today. Students in forensics compete in a variety of oral interpretation and public speaking events. Bonnie Gabel 455-8684 A255A
Game Club

The goal of the MCC Game Club is to gain real world experience in one of the fastest growing fields in the computer industry, which is the video game development sector.

David Collins 455-8939 E110
Generation End It   Nancy Allen 6153 A362
Health Professions Club   Amy Maxeiner 455-8717 E212
Latinos Unidos Promotes Latino cultural awareness, provides ongoing support, and assistance. In addition, Latinos Unidos provides cultural, educational, social, and community awareness. Luisa Lauf 455-8918 A257B
McHenry Student Radio (MSR) Enjoy the entertainment or volunteer and learn the various different positions within an actual radio station. Gain hands-on experience, preparing you to enter the exciting field of broadcast journalism and media broadcasting. Jim Stockwell 455-8690 C122
Meditation Club   Teresa Bossert; Timothy Linehan 455-8905; 479-7840 C103/C125
Multicultural Club To raise celebrate and raise awareness of all cultures, while providing a safe space to discuss and learn about issues related to multiculturalism. Candice Johnson 479-7749 A252
Music Club Supports and further enhances the mission of the MCC music department. We sponsor the annual Second Sunday Concert Series and help to plan guest artist performances, field trips, and club fund raisers. Michael Hillstrom; Joe Beribak 479-7814; 479-7670 B258A

Our mission statement: To equip believers to follow out the will of God by studying the word of truth and building up believers to go out to show others who God really is.

Gary Neal 479-7598 B175
Phi Theta Kappa An International Honor Society for two-year colleges. Students must have earned a 3.5 GPA, have accumulated a minimum of 12 credit hours, be currently enrolled in 6 credit hours, and in pursuit of an associate’s degree or baccalaureate transfer program. Heidi Boring; Anne Humphrey 455-8539 A228A
Photography Club   Justin Schmitz 455-8784 A144
Pride Provides a safe and supportive environment for students and members of the surrounding community. We also strive to promote Equality for members of the LGBTQA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning and Allies) Community through social activism activities and education to benefit both our campus and our surrounding community. Tim Seitz 479-7726
Psi Beta/Psych Club

Psych/Psi Beta strives to help students fascinated by Psychology to achieve a better understanding of the possibilities and opportunities available in the Psychology Field.

Teressa Bossert 455-8905 C103
Social Sciences We strive to help students to gain a better understanding of the topics they are studying. As an organization, we promote the social sciences as a major for transferring students by giving knowledge of the careers available to them. We also promote better understanding of the human element by giving voice to issues that plague the human psyche and society at large. Sheila Venkataswamy; Teresa Bossert 455-8795; 455-8905 C122B; C102
Spanish Club Experience the different sights, sounds and cultures of various Latin American countries. Beginning, fluent and native Spanish speakers welcome. Jessica Whitcomb 455-8566 A118
Student Government A recognized platform for student governance and leadership development. Student Senate works with the Student Trustee in promoting student welfare, protecting student rights, and representing the opinions of the students. Megan Scanlan 455-8772 A252
Student Nursing Organization (SNO) Support MCC nursing students in taking charge of their future, building relationships, developing professionally and creating the legacy of excellence for future generations of MCC student nurses. Betsy Schowske 479-7534 E211
Student Occupational Therapy Assistants (SOTA)   Marlene Vogt 479-7559 E212
Student Peace Action Network (SPAN) Promote peace on a local and national level through education and action. We shall be involved in our community and work for social justice and equality. Pat Gaughan 479-7814 B258A
Student Trustee The student member of the Board of Trustees voices student body and community opinion and reports monthly to the Board of Trustees. Talia Koronkiewicz 455-8734 A252
Student Veterans of America Creates esprit de corps among military students and student veterans! This organization provides an opportunity for these students to come together and feel a sense of connectivity and camaraderie, as well as promote advocacy and an understanding of issues pertaining to such individuals. Don Curfman 455-8731 A111A
Tartan MCC’s student newspaper provides the College community with the latest happenings, events and programs at MCC. An opportunity to experience working in the fast-paced world of journalism. Toni Countryman 455-8570 A364
Writers Block - Creative Writing Club To workshop students' creative writing (poetry, prose, drama) and bring creative writing to the MCC community in the form of write-a-thons, author readings, student readings, and more. Lisa Crizer 455-8736 A377

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