Example Club List from Spring 2021
Purpose: To educate and advocate human rights for all.
Purpose: Organize students of arts, art history, Asian studies, and other related majors to study the history and development of Asian art and how it differs from Western and African art. Analyze the progress of ancient and modern art history. Organize students to participate in auctions for volunteers, museums, galleries, art exhibition staff.
Purpose: To successfully cultivate global citizenship amongst ASEAN member students. We seek to promote diversity and awareness of Southeast Asian (SEA) culture to the SMC community while integrating students of SEA countries into SMC community simultaneously. Most importantly, the club provides a forum to preserve unique cultural traditions and connect with peers of similar heritage.
Purpose: We, the students of Santa Monica College, establish this club for the purpose of: ● furthering the knowledge and interest of students in the field of Astronomy ● permitting students to go beyond classroom instruction to further their understanding of the science by getting "hands-on" experience in the field ● undertaking several field trips throughout the semester to locations such as Joshua Tree National Park, Griffith Observatory, and other locals that allow students to experience firsthand the technology and expertise involved in celestial observation ● participating in fund-raising events to help inform the public about Astronomy ● participating in group projects focusing on topics of interest to STEM students ● informing students of lectures and other events of interest to STEM students ● raising awareness of the Astronomy club on campus ● gathering and engaging with other students with similar astronomical interests
Purpose: The Black Collegians Program Umoja Community at SMC is designed to assist students of African American descent in transferring to a 4 year university. Our program counselors offer academic, career, and personal counseling to help students achieve their academic goals.
Purpose: Our club educates students on the basics of organic gardening and composting along with fostering an environment for individuals who share an interest in sustainability to socialize.
Facebook: SMC Garden
Instagram: Smc garden
Purpose: To provide all Santa Monica College students with access to resources and information about internships, volunteering opportunities for their career development, and prepare them to transfer to a 4-year college.
Purpose: Comflex is designed for students interested in programming.
Comflex aims to
1. Support students new to programming and help them to improve their programming skills.
2. Help to build on personal or lean projects e.g., website, mobile application.
3. study algorithm & data structures and participate in programming competitions."
Purpose: The purpose of the Corsair Consent Coalition (CCC) is to create a safe, inclusive campus for students of all gender expressions and sexual orientations by educating our campus community on issues surrounding sexual assault and violence. Corsair Consent Coalition is committed to combating sexual violence, educating students, and creating a supportive environment for survivors and allies. CCC will partner with on- and off-campus community resources in an effort to educate on the topics of sexual assault, dating/domestic violence, stalking, and healthy sexuality.
Purpose: The Organization shall be: “A safe place to connect and network, learn more about school involvement and opportunities, establish a community and pride through planning and participation in inclusive and diverse school and community events.”
Purpose: The Data Analytics Club is a student-run organization that provides resources for students interested in business and the field of data analytics. Students will have the chance to discuss the latest data technologies, concepts, and trends while learning how data analytics impacts and is incorporated into the various business, healthcare, and engineering fields. Students will also discuss current events, such as major news, etc. Mission： Provide students with the skills, the knowledge, and the network to enjoy a successful career in the fast-evolving and fascinating world of Data Analytics.
Purpose: We facilitate collaboration, creativity, community, and learning by sponsoring events and establishing resources. Students from diverse disciplines can engage with design thinking, strive to be competitive in their careers, and build a lasting and valuable network of peers.
Purpose: To inform students on the issues affecting the environment, and to take action regarding these issues.
Purpose: To expose students to the various fields of engineering and teach them some essential engineering skills.
Purpose: Our purpose is to show our love for literature! We do this through looking at different time periods, genres, styles, tones, or literary elements and debating what aspects make it important.
Purpose: The Enlightened Childhood Educators (ECE) Club strives to create a supportive community of diverse students and professionals to work together and empower each other. Through idea sharing, social events, and community outreach, ECE Club provides a safe and enriching environment to inspire tomorrow's educators.
Purpose: To create a fun learning environment for students who are interested in the French language and the cultures of the French-speaking world ; to encourage students to interact with club activities both on and off campus, and online; and to help students get involved and come together in our diverse community. All levels are welcome !
Facebook: SMC French Club
Purpose: Our Mission is to promote school spirit while boosting SMC student/alumni identity. Building a vibrant alumni network that can provide mentorship, resources, access and opportunities for all SMC students is essential to us. We want you to feel Proud to be SMC!
Purpose: FFC Fashion Club’s purpose is to establish a fashion community providing students with an opportunity to gain knowledge and insight in fashion design and merchandising fields.
Purpose: We design and create video games and provide workshop on how to design and program video games using Unity engine/Game Maker.
Purpose: GSA strives to create an inclusive environment where students of ALL sexual orientations, gender identities, ethnicities, religions, ages, and other intersectional backgrounds can come together as a community to create awareness and fight inequality at SMC.
Purpose: SMC’s Hong Kong Students' Association is established with the purpose of uniting diverse students in SMC to cultivate the cultural traditions and values of Hong Kong; while working with different colleges and organizations. We also aim to host joint university events aiming to strengthen relations among all students – through Zoom or through in-ground meetings.
Purpose: To connect Indonesian students in Santa Monica College and help them cope with their new community and be more successful in their studies. We also work together with PERMIAS (Largest Indonesian Student Organization) to create various events to commemorate Indonesia and create a networking platform to meet your fellow Indonesians in other universities and community colleges.
Purpose: The purpose of this organization shall be promoting coherent relationships between both domestic and international students at Santa Monica College; encouraging student involvement and leadership; as well as emphasizing the importance of cultural exchange and enrichment.
Purpose: To become a life-giving family of witnesses who are passionate about creating a home for students to know Jesus.
Purpose: To inform students on current events in the stock market, build connections with like minded students, and educate one another to savvy entrepreneurs.
Purpose: Support and promote Japanese culture through cultural events, activities, and social events.
Purpose: We run academic simulations of the United Nations; We will draft resolutions, discuss policy, and practice research, speech, and debate. Ultimately the club goal involves attending and hosting various conferences engaged in this same nature of simulation.
Purpose: To create a safe environment for individuals to express themselves and make friends. We want to create a space that gives our members a break from thinking about any stressful things happening in their lives. Music is a great way to do this, and we want our members to have opportunities to explore and learn with their music capabilities.
Purpose: To create a fun, positive environment for students to connect. While also quelling misconceptions about Islam through awareness.
Purpose: To share and inspire interest in Neuroscience; delve into the field and expand knowledge on all its applications. To create meaningful relationships in a community that lifts each other up. To stimulate the brain to stay mentally sharp in every fun way possible. Bring your passion, take what you already know, apply it, and learn from each other.
Instagram: @ smc.neuroscience
Purpose: To create a space for students to engage with and uplift minority representation within the architectural field to participate in and be agents of change socially, culturally, and politically.
Purpose: To end period poverty and stigma through education, advocacy, and service.
Purpose: To promote the ideals of scholarship, leadership,service, and fellowship. We strive to link SMC to the larger community through our yearly college project and the global community through Honors in Action (HIA)
Purpose: Read and Discuss Philosophy
Purpose: A nationally recognized honor society that facilitates student lead research in the area of Cognitive Psychology. We welcome all students interested in learning about the research process.
Purpose: To create fun and engaging environment for students interested in expanding their knowledge in psychology, to facilitate open mindedness discussions and gain new perspectives, and to build relationships between students, faculty, and the community.
Purpose: To build robots to compete in robotics competitions, while also educating interested SMC students about general robotics principles, including design lifecycles and software development processes.
Purpose: Rotaract provides an opportunity for Great Los Angeles’s young professional leaders to promote responsible citizenship, develop professional skills and employ effective leadership by offering venues to learn from proven leaders, network with committed young professionals, and serve the needs of the community.
Purpose: To create a safe environment for screenwriter to share and develop their ideas and scripts. It is a workshop experience that enables students to learn from each other and make friends who share their passion.
Other Social Media: linktr.ee/smcswc
Purpose: To allow students to explore latin culture while learning spanish and having a rich educational experience.
Purpose: The Student Nurse’s Association (SNA) is an organization for students of nursing.
The purpose of SNA is to assume responsibility for contributing to nursing education
in order to provide for the highest quality health care; to provide programs representative
of fundamental and current
professional interests and concerns and to aid in the development of the whole person, his/her professional role, and his/her responsibility for the health care of all people. SNA does this by influencing the educational process; promoting and encouraging participation in community affairs and activities; influencing health care through involvement in legislative activities; representing students to the consumer, to institutions and to other organizations; promoting and encouraging student participation in interdisciplinary activities and in recruitment efforts regardless of a person’s race, color, creed, lifestyle, gender, national origin, age, or economic status; and promoting collaborative relationships with other nursing and health organizations.
Purpose: To provide guidance and resources to newly transitioning veteran students. The club also helps like minded students find camaraderie and bridges the gap between students with prior military service, and those who do not but still wish to socialize, learn, and contribute.
Purpose: It it a continuing club. For people who intereted in learning table tennis. We teach them.
Purpose: To unite and grant a space for SMC students to play Dungeons and Dragons?
Purpose: To create a stronger community of tutors, mentors, and interdisciplinary minds on campus; to give leadership opportunities and recognition to SMCs excellent student tutors.
Purpose: To advocate for the protection of children’s rights worldwide through education, advocacy, volunteering and fundraising.
Purpose: To create a community that shows women are capable of pursuing an education in STEM, and to offer resources to maximize their potential.
Purpose: To inspire and power women on the SMC campus by connecting students with business leaders, creating networking opportunities, and producing learning possibilities to develop new skills. To promote and celebrate female innovation and growth in business.
Purpose: Our mission is to grow and promote exceptional and creative writing talent at Santa Monica College. As technology continues to evolve, writers today, more than ever, find themselves inspired by one of the most exciting cultural challenges of our generation. Our poets, essayists, journalists and more, are on a journey, some as current students and others as alumni, to evolve the tradition of literature and its culture. We hope that our participation as part of this club will create a unique community of talent and develop tomorrow's mentors, publishers, visionaries, and artists.
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/SMC-Writers-Club-110024487806917
Purpose: To create a space for writers of all kinds to join and practice their craft.