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Nash Community College will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday, January 21, 2019.
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The purposes of this club are to enhance the knowledge and encourage the interests of undergraduate students and to promote the development of organized automotive technology activities and encourage student learning in automotive maintenance and automotive related fields.
The Advanced Manufacturing Club is an organization to promote skills, technology and knowledge for students in the Machining, Welding, and Industrial Systems Technology programs.
The Artistic Designers Club is an organization for students who are enrolled in cosmetology courses at Nash Community College. The club encourages and provides opportunities for development of leadership skills and accountability in the cosmetology field.
The NCC-ASAN seeks to advance the principles of the disability rights movement with regard to autism.
The Criminal Justice Club gives students the opportunity to gain exposure to the professional realm of law enforcement, courts, and corrections.
The Culinary Club is designed to encourage students in the Culinary or Hotel and Restaurant Management (HRM) programs to polish and perfect skills learned in the Culinary and HRM curriculum.
The Drama Club encourages support and participation in activities of theater interest. This includes participation in campus productions at Nash Community College as well as supporting and participating in activities which enhance theatrical development.
The purposes of this organization are to enrich student’s knowledge and uses of improvisation and its application to the real world while enhancing a variety of skills including but not limited to teamwork, conflict resolution, and evaluation situations. To provide a place for students to come together and interact with each other through a fun and engaging means.
The Early Childhood Education Club is an organization for students who are pursuing a degree or certificate in Early Childhood. Students are encouraged to become actively involved in local, state and national professional activities in Early Childhood Development.
The Gaming Club gives students a positive environment to come together with other likeminded individuals to socialize through the art of gaming. Games can include board games, card games, and video games. Students must maintain a satisfactory GPA and standing, up to the discretion of the advisor.
GBP is an honor society on campus. Students must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative grade point average, must have earned 12 or more semester hours in a major at NCC. Membership drives are held in September and February of each semester.
The purposes of the Nash Community College Global Perspectives Scholars Club is to encourage active student involvement in learning about cultures, countries, and ways of life that are different from their own. To explore the role of a global citizen on campus, in the community, around the world, and raise funds for club members who are participating in NCC Study Abroad trip.
Men Achieving Leadership and Excellence (M.A.L.E.) promotes academic, personal & professional success for minority males at NCC.
Nash Community College Lambda Alliance of Students and Supporters (NCCLASS) is an organization whose purpose is to provide outreach, support, information, and resources for gay, lesbian, transgender, and bisexual students. NCCLASS also provides information and resources to students regarding sexuality and sexual orientation and strives to promote a culture of equality for all Nash Community College students.
The purpose of this club is to give students an outlet to meet other students who are new to exercise and want to engage in physical recreational activities but don’t know where to start.
SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA helps each student excel by providing educational programs, leadership opportunities, events and competitions that support career and technical education (CTE). Students enrolled in Welding, Industrial Systems Technology, Cosmetology, Medical Assisting, Computer-Integrated Machining, Culinary Arts, and Criminal Justice programs are invited to be part of the NCC SkillsUSA Chapter.
Phi Beta Lambda (or PBL) is an organization open to all curriculum students who are interested in business (PBL is the college-level counterpart of FBLA). The Kappa Alpha Chi chapter of Nash Community College PBL is affiliated with both the state and national chapters of Phi Beta Lambda.
The PBL chapter gives both day and evening students the opportunity to develop leader- ship, communication and business skills which will assist them in furthering their careers. PBL offers the opportunity to make business contacts and work with local business leaders. It also gives students the chance to compete with other students from across the state and nation for recognition as top students in a variety of business-related topics.
PBL assists students by enhancing their résumés with leadership opportunities and award recognition. All students are encouraged to become active members of PBL and experience the benefits of membership.
Phi Theta Kappa is a national honor society that recognizes and encourages scholarship among two-year college students. To achieve this purpose, Phi Theta Kappa provides opportunity for the development of leadership and service, for an intellectual climate for ex- change of ideas and ideals, for lively fellowship for scholars, and for stimulation of interest in continuing academic excellence. To be eligible for membership in PTK at Nash Community College, a student must have completed a minimum of twelve (12) semester hours of non-developmental course work and must have earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.50 or higher. To maintain membership, the student must continue a high academic standing throughout enrollment in the two-year college.
The Physical Therapist Assistant Student Organization (PTASO) is a non-profit organization for Physical Therapist Assistant students, other students eligible for enrollment in the program, and program alumni. The PTASO encourages active participation in professional activities at the state and national levels; development of leadership skills; participation in projects and activities that develop support and interest within the professional community; and participation in projects and activities that enhance and promote general community support and interest.
The Psychology Club’s mission is to promote knowledge and interest in the field of psychology by providing opportunities for interaction among students, faculty, and members of the profession.
Published Ink is a club which is open to any curriculum student at NCC who has an interest in writing, visual arts, marketing or publication. Its main purpose is to foster the production of creative writing and visual arts among the students of the College. By offering seminars and workshops, the club seeks to help students refine their skills. The club strives to produce a juried literary and visual arts magazine once a year.
The STEM Club provides opportunities to develop critical thinking and advocacy skills in mathematics and to promote the development of organized science activities and to provide opportunities to develop leadership, critical thinking and advocacy skills in the field.
The Nash Community College Foundation sponsors a Student Ambassador program for selected individuals who demonstrate leadership, scholarship, and strong written and oral communication skills. Ambassadors represent Nash Community College at Foundation events and a wide variety of school functions. Ambassadors assist the college during registration, conduct campus tours, and recruit prospective students. Program applications are available in the spring.
A selection committee appointed by the Nash Community College Foundation Executive Director interviews and selects the ambassadors. If selected the ambassadors will receive a $2,000 scholarship and serve the college in the subsequent school year.
The SGA is the primary organization which acts as a liaison between the students, administration, faculty and staff and provides activities for students to enhance their educational experience.
The Student Medical Assisting Association Club will help prepare students for a rewarding career within the Medical Assisting field.
The Student Nurses’ Association is a pre-professional organization for student nurses at Nash Community College. Membership is open to nursing and pre-nursing students.
The purpose of the Student Veterans Association (SVA) at Nash Community College is to provide a network of support and resources to military veterans and their families in order to provide the veterans with the best college experience possible.