The primary purpose of BAA is to provide and enhance opportunities to increase consciousness of black culture and recognize and celebrate its contribution to society.
Advisor - Jeff Levy, ext. 4362, (firstname.lastname@example.org) Office – Mall Site, Rm 121
This club is for New River Community College students interested in Christian support, and fellowship.
Advisor - David Filer, ext. 4272, (email@example.com) Office – Mall Site, Rm 125
This club focuses on the skills of repairing and creating computers for campus and community use.
This club seeks to foster and promote cycling as a healthy exercise and lifelong recreational pursuit within the New River Community College community and NRCC’s service region.
This club seeks to promote knowledge of the fine arts through various activities, events, and performances. Additionally the Fine Arts Club strives to involve the entire NRCC community in the immersion and enjoyment of theatre, art, music, dance, and architecture.
The primary goal of the History/Current Events Club is to provide students with the opportunity to discuss historically significant events, contemporary issues, and make connections between the two for a better understanding of both history and current events.
Advisor - Bonnie Graham, ext. 4318, (firstname.lastname@example.org) Office – Godbey 40
This club is designed for students interested in early childhood education and child development.
The Kappa Pi International Honorary Art Fraternity seeks to raise the standards of productive artistic work at New River Community College, increase the awareness of the Art program, and provide an open forum for discussion, informal study and communication among artists at NRCC and within NRCC’s service region. Eligibility is based primarily on achievement in Art (12 credit hours & 3.0 Art GPA) and an overall GPA of 2.0.
PTK is the national honor society for American Junior and Community Colleges. Membership is offered to those who achieve academic excellence (GPA of 3.2 and above) and have completed at least 12 credits of college level classes.
This club is designed for international students and for anyone in the NRCC campus community that has an interest in learning about other peoples, countries, and cultures.
Advisor - Mike Harris, ext. 4368, (email@example.com) Office – Godbey 73
This club provides a forum for students to share amateur radio and its value to the general public as a non-commercial voluntary communication service, particularly with respect to providing emergency communications.
Advisor - Janet Hanks, ext. 4467, (firstname.lastname@example.org) Office – Martin 211
This club provides an online newspaper/magazine forum for student journalists to write about the life and times of New River Community College
Advisor - Amber Clark, ext. 4298, (email@example.com) Office – Godbey 63
PBL is a national fraternity for students pursuing a college education who are interested in developing leadership, communications, and team skills. The club also provides an opportunity for meeting and networking with others at the local, state, or national levels. PBL meets every first and third Tuesday of the month in Godbey 160 during the semester.
Advisor – Catherine Twyman, firstname.lastname@example.org, Office - Mall Site Room 116
The ThinSat Club members participate in building and testing satellite devices in low earth orbit as well as low and high altitudes. Additionally they work to develop a system of sensors that fit within the requirements for the satellite’s predetermined payload. The club also collaborates with other clubs and schools across Va to share in data collection and testing as well as engaging with our local community to increase interest in STEM related activities and issues.
The Student Activities Office sponsors club sports opportunities for students in Baseball, Basketball, Volleyball, Softball, and Soccer. Currently Baseball, Basketball, and Soccer are offered as male teams and Volleyball and Softball are offered as female teams. Our club teams compete with other collegiate club level teams in the surrounding region. All of our club teams begin practice shortly after the beginning of fall semester and team practice and game competition usually continues through both the fall and spring semesters. Team offerings are dependent upon student interest and may vary from year to year. Interested students may contact the Student Activities Office at 540-674-3600, ext 4358 (email@example.com) or the applicable team coach listed below:
Baseball, Wes Adcock (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Basketball, Lamar Martin (email@example.com)
Volleyball, John Pierce (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Soccer, Adam Ritchie (email@example.com)
Softball, TBA (Contact firstname.lastname@example.org)
Organizations may be established within the college for any legal purpose. Affiliation with an extramural organization such as a national society shall not disqualify the college branch.
A. A group shall become an organization when formally recognized by the official student and faculty committees. The following requirements shall be met:
B. College facilities may be assigned to college organizations and community civic groups for regular business meetings, for social programs, and for programs open to the public unless in the opinion of the college President the group or the planned program poses a serious threat to the continued well-being and safety of the institution. Reasonable conditions may be imposed to regulate the timeliness of the requests, to regulate time and use, and to insure proper maintenance. (Contact the Division of Arts and Sciences, Godbey 132, ext. 3611.)
C. An individual, group or organization may use the college name only with the expressed or delegated authority of the college President.
D. Publications: Editorial freedom of the student press entails a corollary obligation under the canons of responsible journalism. All student publications shall explicitly state on the editorial page that the opinions expressed are not necessarily those of the college or its student body. Generally, college punitive action shall be limited to conduct which adversely affects the college community's pursuit of its educational objectives.