One of the most fulfilling ways to experience college life is to get involved, take risks and participate in the various leadership opportunities on campus. These opportunities are promoted through the extra and co-curricular programs such as student clubs and organizations, student senate, intercollegiate athletics, social programs, community service programs and leadership experiences. All students are encouraged to
“Get Connected & Make a Difference!”
If you do not see a club that interests you at this time, feel free to contact the Student Life office to find out how to start a new one! We are located in the Student & Enrollment Services Center. Call 856-691-8600 x1454 for information or visit our office.Student Clubs
Mark Zorzi, 4513
To assist students in their endeavors to succeed in any aspect of business, academic, entrepreneurship, small business, franchise, etc. and to provide development skills and other basic communication and presentation needs.
Carol Asselta, cell 856-305-2650
Lauren O'Rourke Vilimas, ext. 1247
Human Resources, Business and Liberal Arts students, looking for career and network opportunities participate in the on campus student chapter of the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM). Requirements for student's membership are six credit hours per term in a degree-seeking program and course work that supports an interest in the HR profession
Criminal Justice Society
Dr. Charles Kocher, ext. 1277
The Criminal Justice Society is an organization consisting of individuals in the law enforcement, institutional corrections, and community corrections areas of study. Service of the organization will be, in part, a quality education in a non-curriculum manner; while experiencing a vibrant student life; and participating in community service to better the community.
Anthony Haddad, ext. 1272
To study, promote and implement cybersecurity practices. To compete in the National Cyber League and/or other related competitions on behalf of RCSJ-CC and to provide a safe space to practice with cybersecurity tools
Deborah Bradshaw, ext. 1456
To provide an enriching theatrical experience while striving to maintain a supportive environment through artistic excellence.
Faith Fellowship Club
Linda Slomin, ext. 1256
Michele Zakian, ext. 1351
To enrich the spiritual life of students, provide them an avenue in which to express their faith and to reach out to those who have no church affiliation or spiritual foundation through club activities and events.
Heather Bense ext. 1495
Patti Schmid ext. 1261
To provide education and awareness to others about LGBT issues, including marriage equality, bullying, health concerns and others; social opportunities for the RCSJ-Cumberland LGBT community, friends and supporters; and support for the RCSJ-Cumberland LGBT community.
Latin American Club (LAC)
Iris Torres ext. 1227
To provide RCSJ-Cumberland students opportunities to learn and embrace the Latin heritage through cultural and educational activities.
Media Communications Club
Renee Post, ext. 1470
To promote journalism in all its ways – print, radio, television and internet. The purpose of the Media and Communication Club is to service students who are intrigued by all aspects of the media. We will provide a forum for students to discuss the media's societal impact and teach students how to leverage social media for professional use. Through various activities, we aim to help students stay on top of the latest digital trends so that they are better equipped to lead a career in the fields of social media, digital media, and other traditional forms of media.
|||Multicultural Club Description
Trinee Parson, ext. 1381
The Multicultural Club is an organization designed to enhance your school experience, global awareness, and to reach out to the campus and the broader community. The Multicultural Club is open to all students. We strive to promote cultural awareness and diversity as well as to increase opportunities for educating our students, faculty, and staff about the diverse world in which we live.
Nyeisha Harper 856-200-5004
To provide social interaction, music related activities and peer academic support for musically interested students.
Amanda Sorshek, ext. 1251
A community of supportive parents who work together to enhance student success through the facilitation of community events, volunteer opportunities and parental support.
Practical Nurse Student Nurse Organization
Kelly Master, ext. 1369
This organization is designed to prepare the practical nursing student for membership and participation in professional practical nursing organizations. Professional growth and development are encouraged through group learning and community service projects.
|||Radiography Club |
Robert Champa, ext. 1264
The purpose is to educate and develop a student's knowledge of the radiologic science profession, to develop a community awareness of the College's Radiology program, to provide community service opportunities, to promote leadership skills, to increase camaraderie and generosity towards others
Beatrice Hughes ext. 1211
Rotaract club is part of a global effort to bring peace and international understanding to the world. It provides opportunity for personal and group activities to serve the community, promote international understanding and support goodwill toward all people. We engage in activities that include leadership development, professional development and service projects
Gabriel Garcia ext. 1450,
Brittany Cresci ext. 1343
To promote fellowship among STEM students, to celebrate and showcase student achievement and to create fun and educational STEM experiences.
|||Student Nursing Organization
The club's mission is to promote/expand visibility and growth of the nursing profession, as well as to promote high personal standards among nursing students. Leadership and fellowship are also encouraged while cultivating, promoting, and sustaining the art and science of nursing.
Veterans Club Description
LaToya Gibbons, ext. 1213
The primary purposes are to support and honor the United States military serviceman and women at Cumberland and the community. The club coordinates the Military Honors events, community service and interesting activities to educate the campus about military services.
Academic Honor Societies
Alpha Beta Gamma Student Honor Societies
Alpha Beta Gamma is an international business honor society. Membership is limited to students enrolled in Accounting, Business, Computer Science, Construction Supervision and Office Administration degree programs. In order to be initiated in Alpha Beta Gamma students must meet the following criteria:
- At least a 3.00 cumulative grade point average.
- At least a 3.00 cumulative grade point average in programs of study courses.
- Completion of at least 15 credit hours of courses in the specific program of study.
- Recognized qualities of citizenship.
For more information, contact Charles LaPalme, Advisor, x1438.Alpha Delta Nu
Alpha Delta Nu is the honor society for associate degree nursing students that recognizes nursing students who excel academically. Students need to meet the following criteria for formal induction into Alpha Delta Nu:
- Students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.
- Students must have attained and maintained a 3.0 GPA in all nursing courses (cannot receive less than a B in all nursing courses.)
- Students must have demonstrated conduct on campus and in the clinical areas that reflect integrity and professionalism.
For more information, contact Joyce Webster, x1304.Kappa Delta Pi
Kappa Delta Pi is a national honor society in education for community colleges that recognizes students who excel in education. Students need 30 credit hours and a 3.0 GPA for membership. For more information, contact Dr. Kate Felice, Advisor, x1405.Lambda Alpha Epsilon
Lambda Alpha Epsilon is a national honor society for criminal justice studies majors known as the American Criminal Justice Association, Lambda Alpha Epsilon. Lambda means to detect and apprehend. Alpha is the Greek word for Anakrinen meaning to adjudicate and Epsilon is the first letter of the Greek word Exorthoun, which means to rehabilitate. Members are required to maintain a 3.5 GPA. Students who join the national association are presented with a medallion from the College of Criminal Justice Society to wear at commencement each May. For more information, contact Dr. Charles Kocher, Advisor, x1277.Lambda Nu
A national honor society for the radiologic and imaging sciences. Its objectives are to foster academic scholarship at the highest academic levels; promote research and investigation in the radiologic and imaging sciences and recognize exemplary scholarship. Radiography students must maintain a 3.5 GPA in their radiography courses to be inducted into this honor society. For more information, contact Robert Champa, Advisor, x1264.Mu Alpha Theta
Mu Alpha Theta, a national mathematics honor society for community colleges, recognizes students who excel in mathematics. Students who achieve a cumulative grade point average of 3.3 in mathematics courses may apply for membership. For more information, students should contact advisor Joe Dugan, x1412.Phi Theta Kappa
Phi Theta Kappa is recognized as the largest honor society in higher education. Phi Theta Kappa recognizes academic achievement of two-year college students and provides opportunities for growth and development through honors, leadership and service programming. At RCSJ-Cumberland, students with cumulative grade-point averages of 3.5 or higher, completing a minimum of 15 hours may be inducted into Phi Theta Kappa. Students must maintain high academic standing for the duration of enrollment at the two-year college. For more information, students should contact the advisor Michael Goonan