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Student Clubs & Organizations at Farmingdale State College

For more information, please contact:
Student Activities Office
Roosevelt Hall, Room 116
(631) 420-2103
stuact@farmingdale.edu 

The following clubs & organizations have been officially recognized as of the  Spring 2014 Semester.  

Click on a name to get a description of that club or organization.

 

Accounting Society Islander Yearbook
Advancing Productivity, Innovation & Competitive Success  Kappa Chi (Criminal Justice Honor Society)
African Heritage Diversity Club Kappa Sigma (Fraternity)
Alpha Phi Delta (Fraternity) Phi Iota Alpha (Fraternity) 
American Association of Airport Executives Latin-American Student Organization
American Leaders in Law Medical Laboratory Technology Club
Anime & Gaming Club Model U.N. Club
Architectural Construction Technology Club Modern Language Club
Backstage Theater Company Muslim Student Association
Biology Club Olympians FC Soccer Club
Campus Activities Board Phi Theta Kappa (2-Year Honor Society)
Caribbean Student Organization Pre-Health Professions Club
Card Game Club Psi Chi (Psychology Honor Society)
Christian Fellowship Club Psychology Club
Computer Technology Club Quality Club
Criminal Justice/Security Systems Club RAM Motor Sports
Design Club Ram Nation Radio
DiGamma Omega Xi, Inc. (Service Society) RAM News Network
Economics Club Rambler Student Newspaper
Epsilon Pi Tau (Engineering Technologies Honor Society) Residence Hall Association
Farmingdale Automotive Enthusiasts Roller Hockey Club
Farmingdale Wrestling Club Sexual Awareness Council
Flag Football Club Short Film Club
Flying Rams Sigma Beta Delta (4-Year Business Honor Society)
Focus Photography Club Sigma Delta Tau (Sorority)
FSC Fashion Committee Ski & Snowboard Club
FSC Football Club S.O.N.I.C. (Step Team)
Golden Key International Honor Society (4-Year Honor Society) Sports Management Club
Habitat for Humanity Starlettes (Dance Team)
History Club Student American Dental Hygienists Association
Horticulture Club Student Government Association
Hugs Across America Student Nurses Association
Humans vs. Zombies Student Veterans of America
Ice Hockey (Club Sport) Tau Kappa Epsilon - Upsilon Upsilon Chapter (Fraternity)
Institute of Electronics and Electrical Engineers Unique Hype
   

 Descriptions of Clubs & Organizations

 

Accounting Society

The Accounting Society serves the campus and the Business Administration department by promoting the understanding and advantages of the accounting profession.  The club develops and asserts leadership traits and training through the encouragement of participation in group activities and the introduction of practical business experiences to accompany classroom theory.

 

Advancing Productivity, Innovation & Competitive Success

Commonly referred to as "APICS", this organization provides students in the business curriculum with a better professional understanding of Operational Management.

 

African Heritage Diversity Club

The African Heritage Diversity Club creates awareness of the different cultures through book exchanges, networking, civic engagement and giving back to the community.

 

Alpha Phi Delta (Fraternity)

Alpha Phi Delta, with almost one hundred active chapters nationwide, located mainly throughout the northeastern region is based on the values of honor, integrity, unity, respect and forming a brotherhood that is beneficial to the overall strength of the group, as well as developing the individuality of college men.  Alpha Phi Delta is a lifelong national fraternity of men dedicated to academic excellence, leadership in campus activities, diversity and community service.

 

American Association of Airport Executives

Commonly referred to as "AAAE", this organization promotes professional development, proficiency and attitudes in students engaged in the study of airport development, administration, management and operation or in related fields of aviation.

 

American Leaders in Law

American Leaders in Law promote the awareness of law and the criminal justice system of the past, present and a better future.

 

Anime & Gaming Club

The Anime & Gaming Club provides an environment for enthusiasts of animation and gaming to converse freely on the ideas and enjoyment of said topics.

 

Architectural Construction Technology Club

The Architectural Construction Technology Club advances the knowledge of the architectural, engineering and construction fields through collective involvement and self-determination of the members of this club

  

Backstage Theater Company

A professional quality student theater company that can entertain as well as train students in all aspects of theater production.

 

Biology Club

The Biology Club promotes an interest and an understanding of all facets of the application of the sciences to health care, research, biotechnology, forensics or academic fields; as well as to keep members informed of technology advances and educational and job opportunities in the biomedical field.

  

Campus Activities Board

The Campus Activities Board provides all students with different activities throughout the academic year for social and entertainment value which are either free or discounted to current students.

 

Caribbean Student Organization

The Caribbean Student Organization assists in the development of the social, educational and cultural environment of the students from the Caribbean islands by fostering unity among Caribbean students and to establish a working relationship with other campus organizations, and to promote Caribbean culture on campus for all interested students.

 

Card Game Club

The Card Game Club helps to establish new social connections between students who share an interest in card games (Poker, Magic: The Gathering, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Pokemon, etc.)

 

Christian Fellowship Club

The Christian Fellowship Club provides students with a better understanding of the Christian community through service and faith-building, and spreads awareness and unity among the campus.

 

Computer Technology Club

The Computer Technology Club helps develop a better understanding of the nature and functions of data processing, to study equipment, supply members with the most current methods of computer technology and assist them in solving their individual problems.

 

Criminal Justice/Security Systems Club

The Criminal Justice/Security Systems Club helps make law enforcement, correctional practitioners and security experts more effective, sponsor research and disseminate the knowledge acquired to all members of the profession, and to inspire law enforcement, correctional officers and security experts with pride in their duties.

 

Design Club

The Design Club promotes the interest and enjoyment of the graphic arts through the student design community at Farmingdale State College.  The club facilitates contact and communication between people with an academic or professional interest in graphic design, in order to maintain interest in the Visual Communications student body by sponsoring appropriate publications, organizing group events and membership through the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA).

 

DiGamma Omega Xi, Inc. (Service Society)

DiGamma Omega Xi, Inc. is a service society that represents, advocates and promotes multiculturalism and cooperation collectively for the benefit of the campus community by increasing interest and involvement into community service, education and student activities, while embracing diversity between various cultures and focusing on what is in common with these groups.

 

Economics Club

The Economics Club promotes critical thinking skills, enhances decision-making abilities and helps other students educate themselves in the art of allocating scarce resources.

 

Epsilon Pi Tau (Engineering Technology Honor Society)

Epsilon Pi Tau helps promote and recognize academic achievement in the Engineering fields, while promoting values and contributions in technology to build a solid professional foundation and to develop character and leadership skills.

 

Farmingdale Automotive Enthusiasts

The Farmingdale Automotive Enthusiasts provide members an opportunity to gain broader insight to the Automotive & Engineering Technology professions and to encourage leadership and fellowship among students.

 

Farmingdale Wrestling Club

The Farmingdale Wrestling Club was established to promote the interest and enjoyment of the sport of wrestling.  The club provides a way for students to have fun and work as a team, while advancing their wrestling skills.  The club also competes against other club and University teams at every level of the sport.

 

Flag Football Club

The Flag Football Club promotes the interest and enjoyment of football and provides a competitive sport to those who have an interest in football.  The Flag Football club promotes fun, teamwork and provides a good source of physical activity.

 

Flying Rams

The Flying Rams provide a group of peers who want to learn and compete with other aviators.  The Flying Rams aim to have fun and work as a team, to grow in their aviation skills and to compete against other clubs and University teams at every level of the sport.

 

Focus Photography Club

The Focus Photography Club provides guidance in photography and helps students develop their skills.  Students will have fun, work as a team and create a contact network between students interested in this field.

 

FSC Fashion Committee

The FSC Fashion Committee takes interested students who are looking to pursue a career in fashion and/or are interested in obtaining fashionable habits to enrich their everyday lives.  The Fashion Committee also helps and encourages students to express themselves in a professional and classy way while creating a bond with those who share a passion for fashion.

 

FSC Football Club

Description coming soon.

  

Golden Key International Honor Society (4-Year Honor Society)

The Golden Key International Honor Society helps to enable members to realize their potential, recognize and encourage academic achievement and excellence in all fields of study, financially support high achievers through awards and scholarships, promote altruistic conduct through voluntary community service, and to connect individual achievement with service and lifelong opportunity.

 

Habitat for Humanity

The Farmingdale student chapter of Habitat for Humanity helps provide community service and volunteer work to the campus community.  It also helps individuals become more involved with volunteering, fundraising, community service and helps raise public awareness for issues dealing with poverty, hunger and the provision of safe, decent and affordable housing.

 

History Club

Description coming soon.

 

Horticulture Club

The Horticulture Club promotes the field of horticulture through projects benefiting the campus by disbursing horticultural knowledge to fellow members of the community, provide social activities for members of the department and campus community, and engage in fundraising efforts.

 

Hugs Across America

Hugs Across America is an organization that raises money to donate teddy bears to traumatized/underprivileged children.  The organization also takes part in other volunteer work throughout the year.

 

Humans vs. Zombies

Humans vs. Zombies promotes zombie awareness in a zombie-filled world by participating in filming, activity nights and campus-wide games.

 

Ice Hockey (Club Sport)

Ice Hockey is a club sport** that provides members a way to maintain skills and athletic ability through the sport of Ice Hockey, while competing inter-scholastically against regional colleges and Universities.

**Ice Hockey is a "club sport", meaning that it is a collegiate sport that does not fall under NCAA Division III guidelines.  Participation is obtained via try-outs for the club sport team.

 

Institute of Electronics and Electrical Engineers

The Institute of Electronics and Electrical Engineers help promote the activity of Engineering students to recognize Electronic & Electrical fields outside of the classroom.

 

Islander Yearbook

The Islander creates and disburses a student yearbook to all students, especially graduates.

 

Kappa Chi (Criminal Justice Honor Society)

Kappa Chi recognizes and promotes high scholarship among students actively engaged in collegiate preparation for professional services of the Criminal Justice professions and to establish the benefit of necessity of education and professional training.

 

Kappa Sigma (Fraternity)

Kappa Sigma Fraternity complements and enhances the educational mission of Farmingdale State College, promotes the ideals of Brotherhood, actively contributes to personal growth and development of its members, promotes ethical behavior and decision-making and encourages service to others.

  

Latin-American Student Organization

The Latin-American Student Organization aims to culturally enrich students about Latin American tradition, assist members in high academic achievement, and promote social objectives within Latin American culture.

 

Medical Laboratory Technology Club

The Medical Laboratory Technology Club assists in the promotion of educational, cultural, recreational, and social activities that cultivate integrity and professionalism in the Medical Laboratory Technology program.

 

Model U.N. Club

The Model U.N. Club enriches the academic lives of students by introducing them to the functions of the United Nations through participation in simulations of diplomacy and international relations, while educating students about international relations, foreign affairs, diplomacy and the agenda of the United Nations.  The Model U.N. Club also assists members in developing interpersonal, critical thinking, negotiation skills and how to successfully debate.

 

Modern Language Club

The Modern Language Club provides a meaningful learning experience by exploring new languages, culture, and customs of other countries, while promoting fellowship among students.

 

Muslim Student Association

The Muslim Student Association provides opportunities for meetings, discussions and collective celebration of Islamic festivities.  The Muslim Student Association also increases Islamic awareness and understanding on campus and provides its members with speakers and lectures on varying topics within Islamic culture.

 

Olympians FC Soccer Club

Olympians FC Soccer serves the purpose of uniting all students of Farmingdale State College on the common ground of enjoying soccer in their leisure time.  The club's goal is to have fun as students while playing and competing on a friendly level.

 

 Phi Iota Alpha (Fraternity)

Phi Iota Alpha develops leaders and creates innovative ways to unite the Latino community.  The brotherhood of Phi Iota Alpha is committed towards the empowerment of the Latin American Community.  This is accomplished by providing social, cultural programs and activities geared towards the appreciation, promotion and preservation of Latin American culture.

 

Phi Theta Kappa (2-Year Honor Society)

Phi Theta Kappa is an academic honor society in which membership is admitted through G.P.A. and department approval for matriculated students in a 2-year Associates program.

 

Pre-Health Professions Club

The Pre-Health Professions Club provides assistance, guidance, mentoring and opportunities to all students with the goal of becoming a doctor, dentist, veterinarian, optician, podiatrist, pharmacist and other professions of this nature.  The Pre-Health Professions Club will be a support to aid students in all phases of application and acceptance into a health-oriented program.

 

Psi Chi (Psychology Honor Society)

Psi Chi is an international honor society whose purpose shall be to encourage, stimulate and maintain excellence in scholarship of the individual members in all fields, particularly in psychology and to advance the science of psychology.

 

Psychology Club

The Psychology Club provides an opportunity for students to learn about the profession of Psychology and its varied practices.  The club will advance students' understanding of Psychology's role in our society and in their own personal lives.  For those interested in a career in Psychology, the club will provide opportunities for increased exposure to the professional roles and responsibilities of psychological professionals and the education necessary for various careers in Psychology.

 

Quality Club

The Quality Club encourages and provides the means for the development as to the nature and the incentives of entering into professions concerned with quality, and facilitates the advancement of the theory and practice of quality and the allied arts and sciences.  The Quality Club works closely with the ASQ (American Society for Quality) LI Chapter Volunteer, as well as within the ASQ organization.

 

RAM Motor Sports

RAM Motor Sports provides a competitive sport (SAE Mini-Baja Competitions in Engineering & Design) to those interested in Engineering and design due to its intense design, fabrication and testing atmospheres.  RAM Motor Sports promotes having fun and working as a team, to grow in their skills and to be a dedicated team player to compete against other clubs and University teams at different competitions.

 

Ram Nation Radio

Ram Nation Radio provides Farmingdale State College and the surrounding communities with alternative high quality radio programming, while providing the students of Farmingdale State College with an opportunity to participate in the operation of a radio station.

 

RAM News Network

The RAM News Network aims to relay information pertaining to campus news & activities for the FSC student body and staff.

 

Rambler Student Newspaper

The Rambler Student Newspaper creates and disburses a student newspaper for students throughout the academic year as well as educates students on writing skills and improvement.

 

Residence Hall Association

The Residence Hall Association is a student-run organization which represents and protects the views, concerns and rights of the residential community, and strives to improve the quality of life on campus.  The Residence Hall Association is designed to provide communication, education, leadership and community development opportunities for the students in the residence halls.

 

Roller Hockey Club

The Roller Hockey Club provides members a way to maintain skills and athletic ability through the sport of Roller Hockey, while competing inter-scholastically against regional colleges and Universities through both the NCRHA and ECRHA.

 

Sexual Awareness Council

The Sexual Awareness Council provides knowledge, awareness and entertainment to those who would like to learn more about human sexuality within a safe environment, while promoting discussions about sexual health.

 

Short Film Club

Description coming soon.

 

Sigma Beta Delta (Business Honor Society)

Sigma Beta Delta recognizes students in the Business Management field with high academic G.P.A. and with good morals and character.  Admittance is based on department chair.

 

Sigma Delta Tau - Delta Lambda Chapter (Sorority)

Sigma Delta Tau enriches the lifetime experience of women of similar ideals by building lasting friendships and fostering personal growth.  Sigma Delta Tau encourages each member to reach her fullest potential by providing intellectual, philanthropic, leadership and social opportunities within a framework of mutual respect and high ethical standards.

 

Ski & Snowboard Club

The Ski & Snowboard Club provides fun and friendship building exercises for students to draw on for the rest of their lives through both ski and snowboarding activities.

 

S.O.N.I.C. (Step Team)

The FSC Steppers of Naturally Innovative Creativity (S.O.N.I.C.) enhance school spirit, provide entertainment and promote student participation, as well as perform at special events and host events.

 

Sports Management Club

The Sports Management Club focuses on students who are looking to go into the rapidly growing business of sports, as well as for general sports to gain interest in the action of the sports world that happens off the field.  This will also be used in order to review and study for classes with the Sports Management curriculum.

 

Starlettes (Dance Team)

The Starlettes provide opportunities for students interested in expressing themselves through the art of dance.  The Starlettes provide opportunities for students to practice the skills of teamwork and leadership, establish relationships with others who share a common interest in dance, and reach out to the Farmingdale State College community by providing low cost/free entertainment.

 

Student American Dental Hygienists Association

The Student American Dental Hygienists Association promotes Dental Hygiene studies and to safeguard the common interest of members in the profession and contribute toward the improvement of the health of the public.

 

Student Government Association

The Student Government Association is the governing body of the students of Farmingdale State College.  The Student Government Association promotes the education, welfare, advocacy and enrichment of the Student Body of Farmingdale State College and is also responsible for the disbursement and management of the Student Activity Fee.

 

Student Nurses Association

The Student Nurses Association helps prepare students in the nursing program with professional responsibilities and leadership skills and to assist in the provision of health related services to the campus community.

 

Student Veterans of America

The Student Veterans of America helps foster a sense of camaraderie and esprit de corps that veterans felt while in the military, but are lacking in a civilian environment.  The Student Veterans of America will act as a focal point for the airing of veteran's grievances on campus as well as an outlet for positive social interaction with each other and the non-veteran community both on and off campus.

 

Tau Kappa Epsilon - Upsilon Upsilon Chapter (Fraternity)

Tau Kappa Epsilon creates lifelong relationships that enhance educational, interpersonal, community and professional success and aids men in their mental, moral and social development for life.  Tau Kappa Epsilon contributes to the advancement of society through the personal growth of our members, and service to others.

 

Unique Hype

Unique Hype is a spirit squad who aims to bring school spirit to the campus community.  Unique Hype organizes cheers and performs at games and other school events to increase school spirit.