Academic Clubs and Organizations
Charger Student Radiographer Organization
Advisor: Nancy Hopper (nhopper@ColumbiaState.edu)
NAVTA (National Association of Vet Technicians
Advisor: Stephanie Doss (sdoss3@ColumbiaState.edu)
Respiratory Care Club
Advisor: David Johnson (rjohnson@ColumbiaState.edu)
Sigma Kappa Delta (English Honor Society)
Advisor: Brittany Seybert (bhall17@ColumbiaState.edu)
Student Nurses Association
Advisor: Georgetta Street (gstreet@ColumbiaState.edu)
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) Club
Advisor: Andrew Wright (awright12@ColumbiaState.edu)
Advisor: Anna Robins (arobins1@ColumbiaState.edu)
All Things Education
Advisor: Kirsten Davenport (kdavenport3@ColumbiaState.edu)
Advisor: Abreeotta Williams (awilliams74@ColumbiaState.edu)
Phi Theta Kappa (Honor Society)
Advisors: Mandy Carter-Lowe (mcarterlowe@ColumbiaState.edu),
Lori Giles (lgiles1@ColumbiaState.edu)
Advisor: David Fawcett (dfawcett@ColumbiaState.edu)
Special Interest Clubs and Organizations
PRISM – Serving as a leadership and service organization working to advocate for and to build bridges among students of all sexual orientations and gender identities.
Advisor: Lacey Benns (lbenns@ColumbiaState.edu)
REVIVE – Uniting Christians of all denominations together under a common belief in Jesus Christ with the purpose of praying for one another and for revival on campus.
Advisor: Tom Hallquist (thallquist@ColumbiaState.edu)
Columbia State Outdoor Sports Club – An educational-athletic organization that exists to introduce students to outdoor sports and to facilitate their continued involvement by providing, promoting, and perpetuating opportunities to safely and enjoyably participate in outdoor sports.
Advisor: Matt McLean (mmclean4@ColumbiaState.edu)
Rocky Top Connect – A unique chance for Columbia State students to learn about the opportunity to be involved with the University of Tennessee – Knoxville all while enrolled at Columbia State.
Advisor: Lori Giles (lgiles1@ColumbiaState.edu)
Secular Student Alliance – Fostering a safe, welcome, and supportive space for all individuals, regardless of identity, on campus and in the larger secular movement.
Advisor: David White (dwhite16@ColumbiaState.edu)
Charger Game Club – Aims to help students that are gaming enthusiasts of all calibers to find a new social environment.
Advisor: Rick Lingford (rlingford@ColumbiaState.edu)
Veteran Student Organization - Aims to provide camaraderie, a sense of belonging, and leadership opportunities to any student that has served or is currently serving in the military. Open to all students, regardless of current or past affiliation with any military branch.
Advisor: Bobby Toothaker (btoothaker@ColumbiaState.edu)
Storytellers Guild - A creative outlet for for students to share short stories, poems, and other forms of creative writing with open-minded individuals who also like creative environments.
Advisor: Kirstie Boyd (kboyd1@ColumbiaState.edu)
R15 - Encouraging one another, praying for each other and our situations, spreading the word of the Gospel, and building a Christian community.
Advisor: Joan Cook (rhulsey@ColumbiaState.edu)
Paranormal Club - A place for those with an open mind to express their experiences and knowledge regarding strange phenomena.
Advisor: Ben Cooper (bcooper9@ColumbiaState.edu)
If you don’t see a club that interests you, consider starting your own club or organization!
For general questions about clubs and organizations, contact Cady Tice, Student Leadership Coordinator (cdenton2@ColumbiaState.edu)