All Student Clubs

Student Clubs are coordinated through the Student Activities Office, Student and Culinary Arts Center, Room 105. Learn what HFC alumni have to say about their college experience at HFC.

Cassandra Fluker, Student Activities Officer
Phone: (313) 845-9838
Fax: (313) 317-6551
Email: crfluker@hfcc.edu

For information on how to join a student club, or to form a new club, please contact:

Michele Featherston, Student Activities Department Secretary/ Mirror News Support Staff
Phone: (313) 845-9865
Fax: (313) 317-6551
Email: mfeather@hfcc.edu

Mandy Earl, Student Activities Associate
Phone: (313) 317-1756
Fax: (313) 317-6551
Email mlearl1@hfcc.edu

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Student Clubs and Faculty Advisers

African American Association

Promotes and provides awareness of African American culture and history through educational programs, community involvement, and campus activities.

Adviser: Kalvin Harvell, (313) 317-1533; kharvell@hfcc.edu

American Sign Language

Henry Ford College's ASL club is for the gathering of students who share a common interest in learning, participating and cultivating sign language and hearing culture. The purpose of HFC ASL club is to increase student interest in ASL classes and careers as well as create acceptance and understanding of the hearing impaired community.

Adviser: Nicola Artese; nartese@hfcc.edu

Amnesty International

The mission of Amnesty International is to undertake research and action focused on preventing and ending grave abuses of the rights to physical and mental integrity, freedom of conscience and expression, and freedom from discrimination, within the context of its work to promote all human rights. Amnesty International is independent of any government, political ideology or religious creed. It is concerned solely with the impartial protection of human rights.

Advisers: Geraldine Grunow, (313) 845-6421; ggrunow@hfcc.edu Melinda Dewitt, (313) 317-6848;

Arab Student Union

Increases awareness among Arabs and non-Arabs by promoting academic, cultural, political, and social activities on campus and in the community.

Adviser: Dr. Hashim Al-Tawil, (313) 845-6489; hal-tawil@hfcc.edu

Astronomy Club

Encourages student involvement to see the fun side of astronomy and science. Works with other clubs to increase interest in the math and science worlds.

Adviser: Steve Murrell, (313) 317-1536; srmurrell@hfcc.edu

Baking Club

Students learn about baking and pastry arts. The club provides the opportunity to learn about careers in baking and pastry arts and improve skills in baking and pastry. Students participate in community events to refine and improve their skills.

Adviser: Kris Jablonski, (313) 320-3761; kwjablonski@hfcc.edu

Christian Club

The club works to promote education about Christianity. The Christian Club promotes spiritual awareness, bible study, outreach programs and fellowship for students who are interested in Christian principles and philosophies. To learn about bible study information email parsonsministry@yahoo.com.

Adviser: Carla Bell: (313) 845-6417; cbell@hfcc.edu

Community Service Club

The club promotes student involvement in community service projects at the college and within the community. Projects include campus activities, service based learning projects, and mentoring programs. This is a "hands on" club that encourages members to help others and make a difference in this world.

Contact: Michele Featherston, (313) 845-9865; mfeather@hfcc.edu

Criminal Justice Club

Provides educational programs, lectures, and career opportunities for students interested in criminal justice and related careers. Participates in community events related to the criminal justice system.

Contact the Student Activities Office (313) 845-9865; mfeather@hfcc.edu

Cybersecurity Club

This club provides support to members by encouraging networking and by attending events outside the campus that provide educational opportunities. The club strives to encourage student success through educational programs and helps students with computer security issues.

Adviser: Marrci Conner, (313) 317-4021; mrconner2@hfcc.edu

Diversity Club

Fosters a learning and understanding of the various student populations at the college including race, class, religion, gender and sexuality; works to educate and challenge the student body to think critically about our differences, and to establish an atmosphere of tolerance at Henry Ford College.

Adviser: Paul Rodgers, (313) 317-6673; prodgers@hfcc.edu

Engineering Club

The Engineering Club encourages students to explore careers in the field of engineering and provides a forum for the exchange of ideas and activities related to the field of engineering. The club strives to develop future leaders through team-work and opportunities for professional growth and development.

Adviser: Hassan Nameghi, 313-317-1746 or email hnameghi@hfcc.edu.Club officers: President: Breanna

Film Club

Studies filmmaking techniques and genre differences, reviews movies, and critiques films. The Film Club provides learning opportunities. For information about Film Club Meetings, contact the adviser.

Adviser: Alan Contino, (313) 845-6475; alan@hfccvtl.org

Full Circle Dance Company

Our purpose is to help you grow in the understanding, skill, and artistry of dance by providing you with a rich educational experience through dance program classes; attending concerts and master classes; working with guest, faculty and other student choreographers; opportunities for presenting choreography; performing in diverse genres and venues; and participating in dance festivals in and out of our state. Fostering your talent, creativity, and individual expression; well rounded skill, independence and resourcefulness.

Diane Mancinelli, Artistic Director (313) 845-6314 dmancin@hfcc.edu Adray Auditorium, MacKenzie

Future Teachers Association

Promotes career opportunities in teaching. Provides educational forums, workshops, and community service projects related to careers in education.

Adviser: Contact the Student Activities Office (313) 845-9865; mfeather@hfcc.edu

Graphic Novel Club

This club encourages students to read and share their enjoyment of graphics novels and the media and share their own experiences with different types of media, including graphic novels from other countries and cultures.

Adviser: Kevin Trovini, (313) 845-9684; ktrovini@hfcc.edu

HFC Rotaract Club

Students will perform community service projects with the Dearborn Rotary Club. Students have the opportunity to develop knowledge and understanding of the needs, problems and opportunities in the community and worldwide. The club strives to develop the professional and leadership skills of club members.

Adviser: Eric Rader ewrader@hfcc.edu (313) 845-9709

HFC Student Veterans Association

This organization will service members and dependents of the United States Armed Forces by maintaining a welcoming atmosphere for Veterans transitioning from Military to civilian life and services for Veterans within the community. This organization will bring people together through respect and the desire to help our nation’s heroes and their families.

Adviser: Robert James, (313) 845-6356; rjames@hfcc.edu

HFC Team Ceramics

Creates awareness and appreciation of clay as an art form. Provides workshops for artistic ideas and concepts. Provides a forum for students to display and promote their work.

Adviser: Steven Glazer, (313) 845-6485; sglazer@hfcc.edu

Ice Carving Club

The Ice Carving Club is a "hands on learning" club. Students learn the art of ice carving and have the opportunity to participate in community events that promote ice carving and allow members to display their work.

Adviser: Jeff Lao, (313) 845-6391; jilao1@hfcc.edu; website

International Student Organization (ISO)

The main purpose of the organization is to promote social interaction among international students and expose students to different cultural backgrounds.

Adviser: Lina Jawad, (313) 317-6842; lhjawad@hfcc.edu

Intervarsity Christian Fellowship

Promotes God's work and God's people of every ethnicity and culture. Offers discussion groups and group activities that center around the word of God.

Adviser: Cheryl Garrett; (313) 845-9730; cdgarrett@hfcc.edu

Lebanese American Heritage Club

Promotes the cultural and customs of Lebanon and works with other clubs to promote cultural understanding and cooperation with others.

Adviser: For information contact the Student Activities Office 313 845 9865

Mindfulness Club

This club encourages meditation as a way to increase awareness and acceptance. Current scientific research shows a significant connection between this practice and psychological and physical well-being. The club promotes and encourages the practice of mindfulness among HFC students and will organize special events and collect resources related to mindfulness for HFC students.

Adviser: Ryan Showler (313) 845-6439 rshowler@hfcc.edu President: Matthew Walke mjwalke@hawkmail.

Muslim Students Association (MSA)

Promotes an understanding of Muslim beliefs through community service projects, educational forums, and public awareness. The MSA strives to promote unity among people.

Adviser: Kamal Shenaq, (313) 673-4665- kmshenaq@hfcc.edu MSA President: Suhaib Al-Mutawakel- suhaibtareq@gmail.com MSA email: msahfc@gmail.com
Weekly meetings every Thursday 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm, Room M-119

Adviser: Kamal Shenaq, (313) 673-4665; kmshenaq@hfcc.edu MSA President: Suhaib Al-Mutawakel:

National Society for Leadership & Success

The Society supplies students with the tools to implement a program that transforms students’ lives. The Society offers life-changing lectures, success networking teams, orientation sessions, induction ceremony, and scholarship opportunities. The Society believes in engaged learning, accountability for student success, and increase student satisfaction.

Contact the Student Activities Office (313) 845-9865; mfeather@hfcc.edu

Palestine Student Organization

PSO is a diverse group of students from different countries, cultures, religions, beliefs, languages, genders, and ages. Our group has many goals to achieve leading to one approach, which is to educate the HFC community and its members about the Palestinian culture, traditions, and life-style by sponsoring cultural programs and activities. PSO also participates in events, lectures, and volunteer activities. The purpose of the PSO is to educate students and the campus community about Palestine and its culture and traditions.

Adviser: Alex Cushnier; aacushnier@hfcc.edu

Phi Theta Kappa: Alpha Xi Mu Chapter

PTK is an honors organization characterized by the four hallmarks: leadership, fellowship, scholarship, and service. To be eligible for membership a student must have a 3.25 cumulative grade point average and have completed 12 college level credits. Membership invitations are sent out twice yearly, in the fall and winter semesters. Students have the entire term to decide whether or not to accept membership. Chapter meetings and campus activities are open to all students. Day and time for chapter meetings are posted on the tv screens around campus.

Adviser: Laura Yeakel, (313) 845-9721; lyeakel@hfcc.edu

Programming Club

Shares knowledge and expertise of computer programming and provides professional networking opportunities for students.

We meet every Thursday in Room E-237

Adviser: Kim Moscardelli; (313) 317-1549; kimm@hfcc.edu Adviser: Margaret Green; mgreen@hfcc.edu

Psi Beta-National Honor Society in Psychology

This association serves as a means of national recognition of the student's early interest in and dedication to the field of psychology and to scholastic achievement. The organization provides a forum for developing one's perspective about psychology and helps build a sense of community and identity with others in the field. The association will enhance the leadership skills of members, encourage research and provide opportunities for student/faculty interaction outside the classroom. For information about Psi Beta Meetings, contact the adviser.

Adviser: Elaine Louisell (313) 845-9713; delouisell@hfcc.edu

Science Association

The association develops and promotes events that will provide an understanding of the role or science and medicine in daily life. For information about Science Association Meetings, contact the adviser.

Adviser: Dr. Gregory Karapetian (313) 845-9739; gkkarapetian@hfcc.edu

Student Environmental Association

Promotes and provides programs that help the environment. Contributes to the understanding and appreciation of problems associated with the preservation of natural resources and wildlife. Provides a forum to discuss environmental concerns.

Advisers: Mary Parekunnel (313) 317-1747; email mparekunnel@hfcc.edu Zachary Polzin (313) 317-4016

Student Nurse Association

We are a volunteer group of nursing students who love to help our surrounding communities. SNA members have the opportunity to participate in many activities. In the past, we have donated water bottles to Flint, made ICARE kits for the homeless, volunteered at the Dearborn Animal Shelter and helped out at Cass Community soup kitchen. We also have events with our group on campus, such as movie night, campus clean-up, bake sales and coin wars. SNA members can also participate in bowling and Yankee Candle fundraisers to raise money for different foundations in need.

Cathy Gangarossa, (313) 845-6366; gangarossa@hfcc.edu Julie Powell; jmpowell1@hfcc.edu Missy Mata;

Wrestling Club

The Wresting Club is affiliated with the HFC Athletic Department and the National Collegiate Wrestling Association. Practices and competitions take place during the fall and winter semesters.

Adviser: Rochelle Taylor, (313) 317-4138; rtaylor33@hfcc.edu Coach: Grant Mackenzie, (313) 318-4022

Yemen Student Association (YSA)

Educates the campus community about Yemeni culture. Promotes student involvement, education, campus lectures and cultural events.

Josephine Alawy, jralawy@hfcc.edu