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Student Organizations and Clubs are a great way for students to develop social, educational, and leadership skills. Involvement in recognized student organizations at Grayson College allow students the opportunity to network, represent the college, and become engaged in service activities both on-campus and in the community.


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The purpose of some organizations and clubs varies from honor societies to political, religious, service, and social groups. Currently enrolled students may also form student organizations and clubs by following the procedures outlined in the Student Organizations and Clubs Policies and Procedures Manual. A copy of this manual may be obtained from the Director of Student Life. New or reforming organizations and clubs may not meet or hold an event until recognition from the Director of Student Life is complete. All Recognized Organizations and Clubs must re-register in the fall semester of each academic year (September).

Interested in starting an organization or club on campus?

Contact Student Life at 903 463-8693 or the faculty/staff adviser for detailed information on how you can get involved! All organizations and clubs are actively recruiting new members.


Club/Organization                                           Contact                                          Phone

Baptist Student Ministry                                 Bernie Gallagher                             903.463.8798

Exist to provide a fellowship for students interested in developing and strengthening their religious life.  Participation is open to all faiths.

Care Center BSM                                            Bernie Gallagher                             903.463.8798

The Care Center provides emergency financial assistance to students

Clay Club                                                          Kristin Vilbig                                  214.293.1432

The purpose of this club is to educate and develop community awareness of the Grayson College Ceramic program; to develop a student ceramic art gallery show and to participate in local charity fundraising.

Cosmetology                                                     Charlotte McLain                           903.415.2588

The purpose of the club is to build relationships between students and provide educational opportunities for GC students in the Cosmetology program, to attend various hair shows and to provide specialty to professionals in Cosmetology.

Criminal Justice                                               Dwayne Barber                              903.463.8703

The purpose of this organization is to encourage and foster organized education, training and competition in Criminal Justice, including the shooting sports at Grayson College

Cultural Diversity Club                                   Brad McClenny                              903.463.8749

The purpose of the organization is to bring cultural diversity to all students, faculty, staff and the GC community.

DAAC – Drug and Alcohol Counseling          Dwayne Barber                            903.463.8703

The purpose of this organization is to inform student on the issue related to drug and alcohol abuse and also to encourage interest and participate in the DAAC program.

Delta Phi Delta Art Club                                  Steve Black                                903.463.8662

Delta Phi Delta is an art organization which encourages and promotes the production and appreciation of the visual arts through workshops, exhibitions, and art related activities. Membership is open to all GC students interested in fostering the arts on campus and in the community.

Delta Phi Omega                                             Allison Trap                           903.463.8609

Delta Psi Omega is a national organization for students involved in dramatic arts and promotes fellowship among interested in theater on both local, state and national levels.

Dental Assisting Student Association             Tonya Hance                         903.415.2529

The Dental Assisting Student Association is an organization focused on the enhancement of student's knowledge in the field of Dental Assisting. The goal is to promote participation and leadership in the profession of dentistry and in the American Dental Assistants Association. Membership is limited to full-time students enrolled in the Dental Assisting Certificate Program.

Electrical Technology Club                               Bryan Beezley                            903.415.2641

The Electrical Technology Club provides comprehensive training in electrical technology that help student succeed in a career as an electrician. Students acquire basic knowledge and skills in applied electrical theory, residential, commercial and industrial wiring, blueprint reading, estimating, National Electrical Code, motor controls, PLC automation and building codes. The club provides a support group for students enrolled in the Electrical Technology program.

Eta Sigma Delta                                                Rusty Weatherly                             903.415.2583

(Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management Honors Society)

ESD is an honor society for the Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts Department. The purpose of ESD is to recognize the scholastic and professional achievement of students in the academic majors of hospitality Management, Restaurant management, and Culinary Arts.  ESD stands for excellence, leadership, creativity, service, and ethics.

Fellowship of Christian Athletes                     Bernie Gallagher                             903.463.8753 or 903.814.3603

FCA's purpose is to provide a fellowship (huddle group) for athletes and coaches interested in developing their religious life. FCA is open to all GC students.

Film Club                                           Rebecca Jones                                       903.415.2541 

The purpose of this club shall be to provide students an opportunity to watch and discuss various films from different eras and genres, to broaden student’s understanding of film context and subject matter, to study the technical aspects of screenwriting and filmmaking and to encourage students to think critically about each film and the filmmaking process

Future Educators Club                                   Keri Harvey                                    903.463.2556

                                                                           Jennifer Quong                               903.463.2580

The Future Educators Club provides and inspirational atmosphere in which all students can further their knowledge and interest in education and child development. Scheduled events and stimulating discussions are planned to promote education.

Gay Straight Alliance                                      Mary Linder                                   903.463.8616

                                                                           Matthew Hamilton                         903.415.2621

The purpose of the Gay Straight Alliance shall be to promote a safe-space environment on campus for students of all gender and sexual identities to be and express themselves freely, and promote that students support each other. This organization shall also strive to educate the Grayson County Community about homophobia, transphobia. Heterophobia and gender identity discrimination. 

Grayson College Gamers Guide                  Evan Mistich                                       903.415.8645

The central and foundational mission of the Gamers Guild is to better serve the community of Grayson College with a variety of engaging activities

Grayson College History Club                        Matthew Hamilton                         903.415.2621

The mission of the Grayson College History Club is to promote interest and awareness of history within the Grayson College community and the County of Grayson, through the use of historical films, lectures, outing and other events.

Grayson Honors College                                 Brandy Fair                                    903463.8734

The central and foundational mission of Grayson Honor College is to better serve the educational needs of academically talented and highly motivated students at the College. The program encourages the program encourages the participation of the broadest possible range of gifted students.

Grayson College Music Club                          David Tercero                                 903.463.8728

The purpose of the Grayson College Music Club is to promote the Music Department by spreading music throughout the community. To provide a forum for like-minded students to organize events, fundraising opportunities and attend musical performances.

Grayson Nursing Student Association                    Susan Holt                  903.463.8752

                                                                                    Vonda Skjoisvik         903.463.8674

The association is the local organization with affiliation in the Texas and National Student Nurses Associations. Its purpose is to provide the basic background needed for participation and leadership in the professional association. Membership is limited to students enrolled in the Associate Degree Nursing Program.

HALO (Hispanic American Leadership Organization)

Rhonda Marroquin                  903.463.2611

Mary Yetta McKelva              903.463.8743

The purpose of this organization is to allow immigrant students in Grayson County, especially those with undocumented status, to have an organization that they know will have their best interest at all times, to help enrich member’s leadership skills and encourage them to utilize these skills by their leaderships opportunities throughout Grayson College and the world and to serve as a bridge between the local area high schools and Grayson College.

History Club                                                  Matt Hamilton                                   903.415.2621

The mission of the Grayson College History Club is to promote interest and awareness of history within the Grayson College community and the County of Grayson, through the use of historical films, lectures, outing and other events.

Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Club (HVACR)    

James Popplewell                                903 463-8713

It is the mission of the HVACR Club to promote interest and awareness of air conditioning and heating systems within the Grayson College community and the County of Grayson, through the use of lectures, outings and other events.

Medical Lab Tech                                                     Aimee Flynn                           903.463.8713

The purpose of this organization is to promote a better understanding of the field of Medical Laboratory Technology.

Men of Distinction                                            Charles Leslie                                 903.415.2532

Men of Distinction is designed to recruit and retain all Grayson College gentlemen with the intent on helping them achieve their educational goals and challenge their potential to inspire to do great things in the community and the world.

Mu Alpha Theta (MAT/Math)                       Billye Cheek                                   903.415.2543

Mu Alpha Theta is an organization whose purpose is to stimulate interest in mathematics by providing public recognition of superior mathematical scholarship and by promoting various mathematical activities. Prospective members must have had at least one mathematics course at or above the College Algebra level, a 3.5 GPA overall in all two-year mathematics course at or above the College Algebra level, and a 3.3 cumulative GPA in all courses.

Paramedic Student Association (PSA)           Brandon Poteet                              903.463.8677

The purpose of the organization is to promote interest in the field of Emergency Medical Services, to provide fellowship among students and faculty, to represent student needs and wants in regard to EMS education and to provide a forum for the presentation of innovative ideas to benefit the college community.

Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society (PTK) 

                                                                            Mary Linder                                  903.463.8616

Phi Theta Kappa is the international honor society of two-year colleges. Offering opportunities for scholarship, leadership, fellowship and service, the Society also promotes the exchange of ideas and personal enrichment through fellowship with other scholars. Eligibility requirements in the Omicron Psi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa include current enrollment and a minimum GPA of 3.5 After at least 12 hours of college credit earned at Grayson

 Psychology Club                                           Rachel Sumrall                                    903.463.8630

The Psychology Club exists to provide an entertaining and inspirational atmosphere in which all student can further their knowledge and interest in psychology. The club members attend scheduled events, participate in stimulating discussions and presentation, and promote psychology as a social science.

Radiology Technology Club                            Robbie Jackson                               903.463.8676

The purpose is to educate and develop a student’s knowledge of the radiologic science profession, to develop a community awareness of Gray College’s Radiology program, to provide community service opportunities, to promote leadership skills, to increase camaraderie and generosity towards others

Rotaract Club                                                   Jean Sorensen                                 903.463.8660

Grayson College’s Rotaract Club is open to all GC students aged 18 -30 years, both full and part-time, and in any area of study. The Grayson County Rotary sponsors GC’s Rotaract, and all of the area Rotary Clubs are invited to partner with GC students in mentoring relationships. The focus of the mentoring program is on developing professionalism and service to our community and internationally. GC students benefit by learning through their mentors’ experiences how to engage a variety of processes to achieve their goals. By definition “Rotary is an organization of business and professional persons united worldwide who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build good will and peace in the world.” The Rotary motto is “Service Above Self – He Profits Most Who Serves Best.”

Science Club                                                     Patrice Parsons                               903.463.8656

The purpose of the Science club is to explore the interdisciplinary aspect of science, to encourage student involvement in the sciences, to provide a support group for students enrolled in science courses and to encourage students involvement in community science activities.

Sigma Kappa Delta English Honor Society (SKD) 

                                                                           Richard Davis`                               903.415.2502

                                                                         Marlea Trevino                               903.463.2585

National English Honor Society for students in two-year colleges. Students who join Tau Alpha’s community of readers and writers inherit a strong tradition. Aristotle, a scientist during the Ancient Greek era, studied literature to gain wisdom. John Milton, a seventeenth-century Cambridge graduate, studied science to impart wisdom through poetry. Among GC’s Tau Alphans stand majors in academic studies, applied science, education, and fine arts along with those who plan to earn a bachelor’s degree in English. What have they in common? They join Aristotle and Milton in their love of literature. In addition, they seek leadership opportunities, enjoy Tau Alpha’s festive events with fellow students and English instructors, receive lifelong recognition for academic excellence, and qualify to apply for SKD scholarships and to attend regional and national conferences. To join, candidates must earn a 3.0 grade point average in 12 or more hours of college with a B or better in at least one college English Course.

Sisters of Destiny                                           Jeffri Hodge                                        903.463.8751

The purpose of this club is to develop a group of sisters that uplift and encourage one another. We will strive to promote a sense of emotional support with confidentially.  The focus is to build healthy heart, mind and bod. We will form lasting relationships with other women and learn to work tighter in a good study environment. This is a support group for women.

 

Student Ambassadors (GSA)                       Brooke Ross                                        903.463.8602

                                                                        Caleb Goodman                                  903463.8727

The Grayson College Student Ambassador Program provides an opportunity for students representing various disciplines at our college to develop leadership and public relations skills while providing a service to GC.

Student Government Association (SGA)       Gregg Miles                                    903.463.8693

Student Government Association Is a group of students who are interested in social, personal, and academic growth. As a member of SGA, you not only help to plan a variety of activities, you have opportunities to work on projects that will benefit your fellow GC students. The Student Government Association is the voice of the GC student body

Student Support Services Leadership Council           Corwin Ransom                                    903.415.2570

The mission of the Grayson College SSSLC to promote interest and awareness of Student Support Services within the Grayson College community and the County of Grayson, through the use of lectures, outings and other events

TIPSS (Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management)           Joanna Bryant                          903.463.8654

The purpose of the TIPSS club is to acknowledge, educate, and promote the development of Culinary Arts. Hospitality Management, Viticulture and Enology programs at Grayson College. We will develop community awareness of the above programs as well as participate in food shows, local charity events and fundraising for both students and community.

Student Veteran Association                        Craig Greenwood                   903.415.2614

The purpose of this organization is to provide a supportive, inspirational and informational atmosphere in which veteran students can gather to: further their skills in attaining academic success, gain knowledge of benefits and services available as veterans and students, and to form relationships with others with shared experiences.

 Vocational Nursing Student Association (VNSA)             Mika Pierce                 903.415.2527

The Vocational Nursing Students’ Association seeks to help further knowledge in the field of vocational nursing. This club participates in many campus activities and programs. Membership in this organization is limited to vocational nursing majors.

Welding Technology Association                              Chance Backast                     903 463-8657

The purpose of the GC Welding Technologies Association is to inform, educate and increase awareness of changes and skills in the field of welding.

Tonya Hance