Be an active member of the Mount community!
Join one or more of the campus organizations listed below.
Choose from student governance, theater, dance, cheerleading, math,
student newpaper, radio, and many more! Commuters can get involved
in the Commuter Council and residents can have a say in housing
matters by joining the Resident Living Council.
Clubs and organizations are open to all Mount students, and new
members are always welcome. Remember that 80% of your college
experience will be spent in activities outside the classroom! Your
fondest memories of college may come from your involvement in
campus activities. Get INVOLVED and make your memories count!
Current Clubs for academic year 2012-2013
The Academic Council represents the academic side to
student life. Members have the opportunity to organize sponsored
events such as study breaks, trips to museums, and Broadway shows.
The Academic Council works to create a balance between working hard
and having fun, and always welcomes new members and ideas.
President: Lida Colon; email@example.com
Aging United explores opportunities in service,
programming, and research in the field of aging.
President: Marisa Bucznski; firstname.lastname@example.org
Allies is a club that seeks to unify the Mount community
through education, awareness, support, and inclusion for the LGBT
population. This club seeks to provide a stable, judgment-free
environment, offering students the prospect to freely express
themselves and provide equal opportunity for every student
regardless of gender, race, and/or sexual orientation.
President: Chelsea Gorski-Halpern; email@example.com
American Chemical Society
The American Chemical Society is open to all those
curious in chemistry. The organization is for both science and
non-science students who want to explore this stimulating field
within a nationally recognized association. The ACS sponsors
programs not only on campus but also with local elementary
President: Alana DeTone; firstname.lastname@example.org
Anime Club shows five episodes of a different anime every
week. We cover everything from the latest Japanese films to old
titles that you've probably never heard of, as well as almost every
genre. We also, on occasion, play video games, play board games,
sing karaoke, watch anime music videos, and eat sushi. All in all,
it's a great time!
President: Alyssa Watkins; email@example.com
Big Brothers/Big Sisters
Big Brothers/Big Sisters buddy up with local youth in the
community by joining Big Brothers/Big Sisters. This volunteer
mentor program is both rewarding and heart-warming as students
invest their time with underprivileged children. Serving as mentors
and role models, members experience the power of friendship that
stems from the connection they make with remarkable children.
President: Glen Russo; firstname.lastname@example.org
Black Student Union
Black Student Union spreads culture and awareness of
black history. BSU encourages unity on the Mount Saint Mary College
campus, keeping their meetings open to all races. The organization
spreads an appreciation for black history by sponsoring Black
History Month as well as by contributing speakers, dancers, and
other events to campus life.
President: Sabrina Brown; email@example.com
Byte Knights “IT Club”
All technology for SGA events, concerts, and speakers is
supervised by the IT Club. To be sure your favorite events sound
great and run smoothly, join the IT Club!
President: Sandra Wamsley; firstname.lastname@example.org
Change for Charity
President: Jerry Ramos; email@example.com
Cheer your Knights to victory by becoming a Mount Saint
Mary College cheerleader. Cheerleaders perform at various events on
and off campus spreading school spirit amongst the crowds. Show off
your pride and spirit and shout out loud for the college community
that has so much to offer you.
President: Sabrina Brown; firstname.lastname@example.org
Christian Fellowship reaches out to students wishing to
explore their faith. The club encourages individuals to strengthen
their character and become positive influences on the world around
them. As students enter the Mount Saint Mary College community,
prayer and worship through this club help keep spirits and
President: Nate Dimmie; email@example.com
CIRCLE is a club that will offer Mount students the
opportunity to become familiar with children’s literature, to learn
how to discuss literature meaningfully with children/adolescents,
and to have at least one opportunity a semester to plan and
implement a literature discussion for a group of
children/adolescents in a school or community setting. Participants
will read and discuss award-winning children/adolescent books to
explore themes and contemporary issues in literature as a way to
think about and understand our diverse world. For education majors,
it will count as fieldwork hours or professional development.
President: Sarah Favata; firstname.lastname@example.org
Colleges Against Cancer
Colleges Against Cancer is a nationwide collaboration of
college students, faculty, and staff dedicated to eliminating
cancer by initiating and supporting programs of the American Cancer
Society in college communities.
President: Angela Oliveri; email@example.com
Commuter Council joins commuter and resident students
under one student body. The council encourages the on-campus
involvement of commuters in college events as well as sponsors
activities with other clubs. Bringing everyone together at Mount
Saint Mary College, the Commuter Council emphasizes the strength of
our community and student life.
President: This position is currently vacant; if you are
interested in this position, please see Student Activities in
Hudson Hall 113.
Join our talented Dance Team! The team choreographs
routines to be performed during halftime at the men’s home
basketball games as well as other college functions. Spread school
spirit on campus as you leap into this exciting time in your
President: Amanda Zaccardi; firstname.lastname@example.org
Delta Leadership Society
DLS is a great outlet for opportunities in leadership as
well as a way to get involved with community service. DLS promotes
on and off campus events, which have included the Special Olympics,
campus clean-ups, and “Light the Night” for cancer awareness. DLS
asks you to give a little bit of your time to give a lot back to
President: Amanda Grottola; email@example.com
Show off your love for the performing arts by becoming a
member of the student theatrical society, Different Stages. This is
a casting call for all those fond of the theater, singing, and
anything related to performing. Different Stages shines a light on
talent, and members embrace their passion for the arts.
President: Rob Petrarca; firstname.lastname@example.org
President: Amanda Alexander; email@example.com
This club allows students to develop their imaginative,
creative abilities be it through art, music, decorating, etc.
Sponsored club activities promote creativity of students both on
and off campus, such as “Decorate Your Dorm," etc.
President: Jen Hanning; firstname.lastname@example.org
President: Christopher Fandino; email@example.com
Habitat for Humanity
The Mount takes pride in participating in the
international volunteer program, Habitat for Humanity. Students
work side by side to help rehabilitate and build affordable homes
for families in need. Habitat for Humanity teaches students the
importance and power of group efforts to help others.
President: Jenna Noll; firstname.lastname@example.org
Knight Radio is a student-run radio station that
broadcasts to the campus and surrounding community. Those
interested in being DJ’s or broadcasters are encouraged to join.
Knight Radio provides the chance to express yourself and your taste
Contact the Student Activities Office in Hudson 113 if you're
interested in joining!
Latino Student Union
Latino Student Union promotes campus awareness of Latino
culture and history with programs such as Hispanic Heritage month.
Social events such as Salsa lessons, movie nights, and dinners are
also sponsored, giving students a chance to discuss and experience
the Latino culture.
President: Laura Garcia; email@example.com
Literary Society brings together students with an
interest in the art of reading and writing. It also collaborates to
publish a literary magazine for the Mount Community that includes
student work. The Literary Club is a great way to share and get
feedback on personal work.
Editor: Laura Lamica; firstname.lastname@example.org
L.O.V.E. (Let Our Voices Echo)
President: Felicia Coohill;
Mount Alliance for Green Initiatives on Campus (MAGIC)
allows students to work collaboratively with students, staff,
faculty, and the Bishop Dunn community to raise awareness about our
environment, promote recycling, and create habits that will
conserve energy and promote the “GO GREEN” agenda.
President: Krysten Santiago; email@example.com
The mission of Math Club is to promote enthusiasm and
interest in mathematics by exposing students to exciting branches
of math in a casual, friendly, and fun atmosphere. The Math Club
addresses the needs of students studying and/or interested in the
field of mathematics. The club meets regularly and sponsors
lectures, trips, and activities.
President: Ellen Slocum; firstname.lastname@example.org
Muslim Student Association (MSA)
Muslim Student Association promotes campus awareness of
the Muslim culture and history with new and exciting programs to
get all students connected.
President: Nadirah Muhammad; email@example.com
The Mount's student newspaper will publish online and in
print. Become a part of this new adventure in student journalism.
Students of all majors and interests are encouraged to join!
Editors: Joseph Mastando, Erin-Therese Vecchi;
Nursing Student Union
The club sponsors nursing workshops and seminars to help
provide support for, and expand the knowledge of, nursing students.
NSU is also the sponsor for campus blood drives.
President: Alexa Sullivan; firstname.lastname@example.org
Passionate about politics? Political Awareness affords
students the opportunity to discuss the issues important to them
and helps to raise awareness of political issues on campus.
President: Brianna Roncha; email@example.com
This club sponsors workshops and seminars to help provide
support for, and expand the knowledge of, psychology students and
those interested in the field.
President: Katie Ketterer; firstname.lastname@example.org
Resident Living Council
Give back to your fellow students by becoming a member of
the Resident Living Council. RLC addresses the needs of resident
students as well as informs them of resident hall policies. Members
also have the opportunity to work with Residence Life Staff to
President: Karen Borst; email@example.com
Capture your best memories at MSMC by teaming up with
Thyme, the college’s yearbook. Published every spring,
Thyme compiles your years at the Mount for you and your
classmates to cherish long after graduation.
Contact: Ryan O'Grady; firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like more information on joining or
starting a SGA club, please see Caitlin Houlihan in the Student
Activities Office for more information. The Student Activities
Office is located in Hudson Hall 113.