Clubs & Organizations

3-D Printing Club

To introduce students and faculty to a new face of technology. This technology has gone viral the past few years because of the changes it brings to the academic world. 

Contact: Ahmed Arafat

Africans, Friends, Relatives & Others (AFRO Club)

To be a force to unite Africans, friends, relatives and other members of the community through information interchange, ground breaking seminars, workshops, and activities that will provide a forum for intellectual growth in terms of understanding black culture, history and heritage.

Contact: Marine Vieille

Arabic Hebrew Club

This organization aims to embrace cultural diversity by learning and teaching the Arabic and Hebrew languages. Our purpose is to utilize the language as a lens for exploring the cultures and religions of Arabic and Hebrew speaking regions. In promoting diversity, we hopt to encourage open-mindedness and promote a community of respect on this campus. 

Contact: Alexandria Flemmer-Hudson

Associated Students of The College of Idaho (ASCI)

The Associated Students of The College of Idaho (ASCI) is a collection of elected and appointed student government leaders who are responsible for managing the use of student fees, setting policy, providing the framework for a variety of experiential learning opportunities, and serves as a vehicle for student involvement in the governance of the college. To learn more, visit http://www.collegeofidaho.edu/asci.

Contact: Cameron Arnzen

Association of Latin American Students (ALAS)

* To incorporate a mentoring program in order to mentor incoming members through their first couple of years of college. * To bring together resources on language, culture, and travel (magazines, newspapers, music, and entertainment, travel, brochures, film, slides, etc.). * To become an informative center, exchanging information between the students of this college and the outside community on Hispanic matters. * To raise funds for activities and to participate in cultural events related to Hispanic culture on campus and off campus.

Contact: Samantha Guerrero

Blood Drive Committee

Contact: Randi Sturtz

Boxing Club

The C of I Boxing Club provides students with the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of boxing while enhancing their physical fitness, self confidence, self-discipline and pride. With the multi-cultural and ethnic makeup of the college community, the program also offers numerous opportunities for cross cultural interaction as well as team building. Member can gain, too, a sense of well being, recognition and self-responsibility.

Contact: Bridget Kernan

Cabaret

Cabaret, on the surface, is an improv based comedy group to entertain the student body. Cabaret seeks to offer students the opportunity for artistic expression through performance mediums, and will provide it to any student who shows interest and commitment to the group, the campus community, and to comedy as a whole.

Contact: Sarah Schoultz

Car Club

The purpose of Car Club is to nurture and expand knowledge and to cultivate interest in the automotive culture.  The automotive culture and its impact on society will be explored from a vintage, current-day, and future standpoint. 

Contact: Brady Nilsson

Cheerleading

The purpose of being a College of Idaho Cheerleading Squad Member:

* Promote and uphold the traditions and legacy of The College of Idaho at all times.

* Motivate, inspire, and entertain fans at games and appearances that bring Yote fans together.

* Create and maintain C of I traditions that allow the Cheerleading Squad to be recognized as one of the best.

Represent the C of I Cheerleading Squad program at local, state, and/or national events.

* To pioneer and build a legacy for the cheerleading team at The College of Idaho

Contact: Paloma Magana

Chemistry Club

This organization will work towards educating, entertaining and serving the community through activities involving the fundamentals of chemistry. 

Contact: Noell Quong-Peck

Delta Tau Delta

Committed to lives of excellence.

Contact: Levi Orr

Film Society

This organization will serve to inform the student body of old and new movies. We will promote awareness of new movies that are coming out and appreciate older movies.

Contact: Kelsey Meeker

Firearms Education Development (FED)

This organization's purpose is to:

* Educate students how to safely and effectively use, keep, and maintain firearms.

* Help students gain knowledge of the different types of firearms and purposes behind them.

* To promote safe and proficient use of firearms and equipment. 

Contact: Derek Hawkins

Food Bank

The C of I Food Bank is a volunteer-based service organization dedicated to the community and the college. Our purpose is two-fold: to provide a service for families in need in the Treasure Valley and to reduce waste in our school's cafeteria. We aim to improve the outreach of the school and the student body's involvement with issues of hunger and food usage in Idaho.

Contact: Grace Meeker

Game Development Club

This organization will provide students with opportunities to learn about and study games as a medium (primarily video games), and to work as a group in creating their own original games. 

Contact: Theron Hern

Gamma Phi Beta

To develop the highest type of womanhood through education, social life, and service to country and humanity.

Contact: Brittaney Bones

Greek Council

The purpose of Greek Council is to strengthen Greek relations, improve community, and provide a device to member organizations to secure their place as leaders of the college community.

Contact: Stearne Briem

History Club

The College of Idaho's History Club seeks to promote an active interest in the discipline and knowledge of history in the student body and campus community.

Contact: Darrell Falconburg

Indoor Soccer

To promote multicultural interaction through soccer.

Contact: Ferdinand Nyabenda

Indoor Soccer

To promote multicultural interaction and comradery through soccer.

Contact: Ferdinand Nyabenda

Interfaith Club

The Interfaith Club is for students from all faith and philosophical traditions - including those with no religious affiliation - who want to learn more about faith and religion, make new friends, and contribute to creating a more compassionate and understanding world community. 

Contact: Annabel Meza

International Student Organization (ISO)

The purpose of ISO is:

  • To have international students meet regularly. Students, invited friends, and guests are encouraged to come share their ideas and cultures.
  • To hold events such as The Cultural Show and Food Fest as vehicles to enhance the communities awareness of the lavishly diverse cultures on campus.
  • To bring together resources that will allow the exchange of cultures and ideas.
  • To become the information hub and support system for all international students registered on campus.
  • To raise funds for activities and to participate in cultural events and engage with other members of the campus community for a positively priceless college experience.

Contact: Kyle Evans

Kappa Alpha Theta

Contact: Amanda Di Dio

Kappa Kappa Gamma

The purpose of this Fraternity shall be to unite women, through membership, in a close bond of friendship, seeking to instill in them a spirit of mutual love and helpfulness, to the end that each member and the Fraternity-at-large may attain social, moral and intellectual excellence.

Contact: Kira Hughes

Kappa Sigma

Contact: Malachy Lawless

Lion's Club

The purposes of this club shall be:

* To create and foster a spirit of understanding among the peoples of the world.

* To promote the principles of good government and good citizenship.

* To take an active interest in the civic, cultural, social and moral welfare of the community. 

* To unite the members in the bonds of friendship, good fellowship and mutual understanding.

* To provide a forum for the open discussion of all matters of public interest; provided, however, that partisan politics and sectarian religion shall not be debated by club members.

* To encourage service-minded people to serve their community without personal financial reward, and to encourage efficiency and promote high ethical standards in commerce, industry, professions, public works and private endeavors. 

Contact: Hunter Temple

Math Club

This organization will serve as a place for all students interested in mathematics to come together to celebrate and investigate the subject.

Contact: Johanna Mori

Men's Lacrosse

Through individual and team growth, Men's Lacrosse aims to strengthen its program each year. Individuals, who are expected to attend scheduled practices, will develop skills in lacrosse, a commitment to the team, and a passion for the sport. We aim to accomplish these goals through strong student leadership and encouraged team involvement.

Contact: Virgil Dahm

Nintendo Club

This organization will serve as a place to enjoy all games provided by Nintendo with The College of Idaho community, with a stronger focus on newly released games. It will serve as a place for all of the campus community to come play games of the various series while also promoting campus involvement and engagement.

Contact: Valerio (Alex) Nunez

Omicron Delta Kappa

The Society is a leadership honor society with a threefold purpose: (1) To recognize individuals who have attained a high standard of leadership in collegiate and/or community activities and to encourage them to aspire to higher achievements; (2) To bring together the most representative individuals in all phases of collegiate life and, thus, to create an organization which will help to mold the sentiment of the institution on questions of local and intercollegiate interest; (3) To bring together members of the faculty and student body of the institution, as well as other Society members, on a basis of mutual interest, understanding, and helpfulness.

Contact: McKayla Stevens

Panhellenic Council

The object of the Panhellenic Association shall be to develop and maintain women's fraternity life and interfraternity relations at a high level of accomplishment and in so doing to: - Consider the goals and ideals of member groups as continually applicable to campus and personal life. - Promote superior scholarship and basic intellectual development. - Cooperate with member women's fraternities and the university/college administration in concern for and maintenance of high social and moral standards. - Act in accordance with National Panhellenic Conference (NPC Unanimous Agreements, resolutions and policies. - Act in accordance with such rules established by the Panhellenic Council as to not violate the sovereignty, rights and privileges of member women's fraternities.

Contact: Lilly Arbon

Physics Club

The Physics Club is for students from all faith and philosophical traditions - including those with no religious affiliation - who want to learn more about physics, participate in the design of engineering projects, carry out physics experiments, make new friends, and contribute to creating a more compassionate and understanding physics community. 

Contact: Leonardo Trujillo

Polynesian Club

This organization will share and spread the Polynesian culture with the campus and community. 

Contact: Diermo Clarke

Pre-Law Club

To inform and educate students about different aspects of the legal system and law. As a student club of The College of Idaho community, the Pre-Law Club aims to provide relevant activities and events for its members and the College community.

Contact: Alex Thomas

Psi Chi

This organization or society will serve to foster awareness for psychological study and research. We will provide a link between students and the research opportunities on campus. Our goal is to become more involved and active within our varied interests in psychology. It will also be the mission of Psychology Club to provide programming related to the academic and scientific field of psychology to The College of Idaho student body.

Contact: Hunter Tipton

Psychology Club

The psychology club is a social, academic, and professional school organization for all those interested in learning more about the topic of Psychology, the opportunities in the field, and professional development. 

Contact: Shayan Shokrgozar

Rotaract

The purpose of Rotaract is to provide an opportunity for young men and women to enhance the knowledge and skills that will assist them in personal development, to address the physical and social needs of their communities, and to promote better relations between all people worldwide through a framework of friendship and service.

Contact: Melissa Oberto

Rugby Club

To have students interested in the sport of Rugby meet regularly, train and play competitively against other Rugby clubs. All students are welcome to join the team.

Contact: Kyle Evans

Scarlet Masque Theatre Club

The Scarlet Masque organization will serve to foster independent exploration and development in the area of theatre arts. This can include but is not limited to: performances of one-act plays, original works, one-person showcases, Senior Projects, improvisation events, etc.

Contact: David Garrison

Sigma Chi

Contact: Brandon Helgeson

Smash Club

Smash Club is for College of Idaho students, competitive and casual, to come together and share in the laughter and joy that is the glorious game of Smash Brothers. 

Contact: Tyler Sharp

Snow Sports Club

This organization will serve to provide an opportunity for student/athletes to participate and compete in intercollegiate and non-collegiate sanctioned cross country skiing, free skiing, and snowboard events.

Contact: Micaela Martin

Students for Life

Members of College of Idaho Students for Life work to educate and save lives through promoting a deeper respect for human life. In furtherance of these goals, members seek to promote respect for life at The College of Idaho and in the surrounding community, to educate and help those in need obtain resources affirming the choice of life, and to work with others who share common goals.

Contact: Kyla Cobbs

Tabletop RPG Club

The College of Idaho RPG Club exists to serve those who enjoy playing tabletop RPGs and similar games by helping players connect with gaming groups on campus, we well as setting up club-wide games, offering GM training sessions, and, ideally, providing access to otherwise unavailable source materials for player use.

Contact: Joseph Ash

The Environmental Resource and Recreation Association (TERRA)

We focus on educating the campus about environmental issues through campus-wide events and programs. Through a proactive, hands-on approach, TERRA also works to raise awareness to incrementally changes practices and to promote a greener present and future.

Contact: Brooke Cedarleaf

Women's Lacrosse

Contact: Christine Pantiledes

Women's Lacrosse

This team will serve as a basis for women at C of I to join to further progress their physical capabilities through the sport of Women's Lacrosse. It is intended to be an encouraging and strengthening environment. We are willing to accept any woman who would like the opportunity to learn the sport of lacrosse (no previous experience necessary. 

Contact: Christine Pantiledes

YoteStudios: FocusCo

Our club aims to tackle social issues through using photography and short-film making. We aim to make everyone's voice heard on campus.

Contact: Ahmed Arafat

Young Americans for Liberty (YAL)

The Young Americans for Liberty's mission is to train, educate, and mobilize youth activists committed to "winning on principle." Our goal is to cast the leaders of tomorrow and reclaim the policies, candidates, and direction of our government. 

Contact: Dallin Kroon

Young Democrats

(1) To introduce, develop, and inculcate in young people an active interest in governmental affairs and the electoral process; (2) Foster and promote the philosophies, principles and goals of the Democratic Party; (3) Develop leadership skills in our members; (4) Involve ourselves in programs to improve voter education and participation and contribute to the well-being of The College of Idaho community at large; (5) Provide all students and citizens the highest degree of justice and social welfare.

Contact: Sead Muradbegovic

Youth Green Party

As a party that advocates for grassroots democracy, the Green Party offers youth an avenue to be represented and participate in electoral politics. The purpose of this group shall be to educate the C of I and surrounding community about the political values of the Green Party of the United States and to raise awareness of the Green Party's candidates in our community. We are committed to promoting the ten key values of the Green Party: nonviolence, grassroots democracy, social justice, ecology, feminism, diversity, decentralization, community economics, future focus, and responsibility. 

Contact: Shayan Shokrgozar