Clubs & Organizations
Student organizations provide a framework for you to develop your own special talents and interests. Information about current organizations and guidelines for starting a new organization may be obtained from the Office of Student Life
Lisa L. Hill
Clubs and Organizations Coordinator
Office: SCC 241
The AASA supports the mission of cultural enhancement, learning resources, diversity, and leadership. The club seeks to promote a culture of student success which in turn increases the student's connection to the college. Although comprised mainly of African American students, membership is open to all students and activities are directed to the entire campus population. For more information contact Club Advisor Kristen Wilkes at Kristen.Wilkes@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1791.American Sign Language
The ASL opens the doors for the deaf and the hearing-impaired to interact with one another and learn about community service, discuss relevant topics, and to have social fellowship opportunities. For more information, contact Club Co-advisor Miriam Thiessen at Miriam.L.Thiessen@lonestar.edu or text 713-550-6711 and Co-advisor Debbie Moore at email@example.com or 281.312.1548.
Badminton ClubThe Badminton Club provides an opportunity for any student at Lone Star College-Kingwood to learn to play or sharpen their skills by playing in badminton matches on a regular basis. The club hopes that everyone in the club can build friendship with each other and enjoy the sport. For more information, contact Club Advisor Anne.E.Amis@lonestar.edu or (281) 312.1737.
Be A Teacher Club
Be A Teacher Club is a chapter of TSTA (Texas State Teachers Association) which is affiliated with NEA (National Education Association). For more information, contact Club Advisor Joyce Phillips at Joyce.M.Phillips@lonestar.edu.
The Beaders Club is a creative club for jewelry design and crafting. Membership is free and all LSC-Kingwood students are welcome to join! For more information, contact Club Advisors Vicki Almstedt at Vicki.W.Almstedt@lonestar.edu or 281.318.4365 or Jean Whileyman at Jean.C.Whileyman@lonestar.edu.
The Business Leaders Association exists to develop leadership and business skills through seminars, workshops, and simulations, to network and intern with the greater business community, to help other students and clubs achieve their full potential by connecting them to internships, networking opportunities tailored to their club, and seminars in their field. For more information, contact club advisors Becky Landry at Becky.Landry@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1483 or Shuang Xu at Shuang.Xu@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1627.
The Camerata Music Club offers an outlet to students who find joy in music in its entirety. The club organizes trips and offers a variety of social interaction through speaking engagements, concerts and competitions. For more information, contact Club Advisors Todd Miller at Todd.Miller@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1485 or Fred Velez at Alfredo.Velez@lonestar.edu.
The Chess Club offers regular opportunities for competition. Every level of player is invited to participate. Many members bring their own chess boards and are encouraged to meet other chess aficionados! For more information, contact Club Advisor Shaung Xu at Shuang.Xu@lonestar.edu.
The Clay Club is dedicated to promoting ceramics on the LSC-Kingwood campus and the surrounding community; As well as, supporting the ceramics program offered at LSC-Kingwood. For more information, contact Club Advisor Cory Cryer at Cory.R.Cryer@lonestar.edu.
Coyote Crew leaders welcome all new students to Lone Star College-Kingwood at their New Student Orienation. They provide students with resources to help them be successful in their educational goals and feel welcome on campus. For more information on Coyote Crew, contact Club Advisor Allison Marz at Allison.M.Marz@lonestar.edu.
The Criminal Justice Club provides opportunities for exploration into Criminal Justice policies, practices, and careers; collaborative learning; unity and pride in campus involvement; and creates a support system for students. For more information, contact Club Advisor Jennifer Chiotti at Jennifer.Chiotti@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1734.
The Culture & Arts Club promotes visual arts by creating public works on campus. For more information, contact Club Co-advisors Mari Omori at Mari.Omori@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1583 or Kelley Revuelto at Kelley.R.Revuelto@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1734.
A student organization whose mission includes supporting dance students in their creation and development of original choreography, as well as participating in community outreach projects involving dance. For more information, contact Club Advisor Crista McLaughlin at Crista.B.McLaughlin@lonestar.edu.
ECO Club members share a desire to reduce waste, reuse resources, and recycle. They join together to encourage recycling in the campus and community in addition to volunteering in The Learning Garden on campus. Other activities include raising awareness of environmental effects of waste, volunteering in the community for conservation initiatives, and modeling an earth-friendly attitude. For more information, contact Club Advisor David Burre at David.L.Burre@lonestar.edu.
The Gay-Straight Alliance of Lone Star College-Kingwood exists to promote tolerance and understanding, create a safe environment for discussion, and build bridges among gay, straight, lesbian, bi-sexual, and transgender people. We meet every Thursday from 12:30 to 1:20 in PAC 106. Meetings are informal - with discussion among group members about current topics. For more information, contact Club Advisors Kalliope Vlahos at Kalliope.Vlahos@lonestar.edu 281.312.1533 and Judith Watson at Judith.Watson@lonestar.edu 281.312.1545.
Geology Rocks exists to further our understanding of geology and to enrich our fellow students in the field of geology. Meetings are held on the first and third Thursday of every month in HSB 218 at 12:30pm. Field trips are organized to various places in order to have hands-on experiences. For more information, contact Dr. Cherith Letargo at Cherith.Letargo@lonestar.edu.
The Guitar Club promotes the production of guitar performances, is involved with producing an annual Guitar Festival, and creates a professional network of classical guitarists and musicians for students. For more information, contact Club Advisor Keith Almstedt at Keith.M.Almstedt@lonestar.edu or 281.883.6852.Brian.R.Shmaefsky@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1609.
The Honors College at LSC-Kingwood is designed to meet the needs of high-achieving students seeking to improve their college transcripts and transferability with challenging coursework provided across a broad range of disciplines. Our courses will engage and challenge students inside and outside the classroom through small classes and close interaction with dedicated faculty. Opportunities to enrich the total college experience while at The Honors College include travel, off-campus educational and cultural events, service learning opportunities, conferences, and special seminars. All enrolled honors students at LSC-Kingwood are members of the Honors College Student Organization, and participation in the organization is one of the defining features of campus life in honors and at LSC at large. For more information, contact Club Advisor John Dethloff at KingwoodHonors@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1569.Michael.S.Moode@lonestar.edu.
Intercultural Student Organization (ISO)
The Intercultural Student Organization (ISO) promotes diversity and multicultural understanding at Lone Star College-Kingwood and the community. ISO members are interested in sharing their cultural traditions with others and in learning about other cultures. Membership in this organization is open to all Lone Star College-Kingwood students regardless of their ethnicity. For more information about the ISO, contact Club Advisor Dr. Masoud Shafiei at Shafieim@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1578.
The IDSC is dedicated to promoting design excellence, serving its members and the public, and demonstrating the value of the profession; it provides opportunities for students to network with members of the industry. Lone StarCollege-Kingwood is one of the only two colleges endorsed nationally by NKBA as providing the highest standards in kitchen and bath design. For more information, contact Club Advisor Marilyn Magnant at Marilyn.Magnant@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1739.Lyle.Oneal@lonestar.edu.
Living Stones Ministry
The Living Stones Ministry (LSM) is a student organization where students of all denominations can come together and have fellowship with one another. Our ministry is about helping students know Christ. We strive to provide opportunities of growth, fellowship, service and leadership for students in your walk with Christ--be it a new walk or a well-established one. Activities include discipleship, mission trips, service to the campus and community, and general times of fellowship and fun. For more information, contact advisors John Reutter at John.H.Reutter@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1485 or Mike Clark at Mike.Clark@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1423.
This club exists to recruit new musicians from local high schools. Through trips to the local high schools, the club aims to allow current students to bond and assist in retention success rates of music majors. For more information contact Club Advisor Todd Miller at Todd.R.Miller@lonestar.edu or Fred Velez at Alfredo.Velez@lonestar.edu.
Alpha Lambda Xi is the Lone Star College-Kingwood Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the International Honor Society for Two Year Colleges. Meetings are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 12:30pm in CLA 114. For more information, contact the Officers at Kingwood.PTK@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1471 or Chapter Advisors Oscar Ramos at Oscar.Ramos@lonestar.edu 281.312.1482, Cassandra Rincones at Cassandra.Rincones@lonestar.edu, or Anthony Carreras at Anthony.E.Carreras@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1763.
The Poetry and Songwriting Club is a place for poets/songwriters to share emotions or ideas through literary work beyond themselves. The club shares original poems and songs at club meetings the first and third Thursday of each month at 12:30 in CLB 110. We will host an open mic for original poems and songs in the Fall and a talent show for original poems and songs in the Spring. For more information, contact Club Advisor Darlene Beaman at Darlene.S.Beaman@lonestar.edu.
The Psychology Club allows students who are interested in Psychology to learn more about career choices in the field of Psychology, degree programs at local schools, and graduate school options. This club is new and is looking to increase membership and for good student leaders to assist with event planning and club development. For more information, contact Club Advisors Jared Miller at Jared.Miller@lonestar.edu or Stacy Walker at Stacy.A.Walker@lonestar.edu.
This club seeks to get students to think about their role as active citizens and creators of public spaces. Each year students will develop a project and create an action plan for implementing change in the area. For more information, contact Club Advisor Dr. John Theis at John.Theis@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1741.
Through the mission of the college and club, the Respiratory Care Club will provide information on cardiac and pulmonary disease to the public at large. We also provide smoking cessation assistance to the public and information regarding the impact of second-hand smoke to the community. For more information, contact Club Advisor Kenny McCowen at Kenny.P.McCowen@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1608 or Melissa Dearing at Melissa.D.Dearing@lonestar.edu.
The Secular Student Alliance promotes free thinking, skepticism and open mindedness. The club also promotes a separation of church and state. For more information, contact Club Advisor John Barr at John.M.Barr@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1744.
The organization seeks to foster active student engagement by reconnecting with latino culture and language history. Sin Fronteras also wishes to provide values that embrace all in a diverse worlds. It also seeks to mentor and empower students via education leading to self actualization. For more information, contact Club Advisor Cassandra Rincones at Cassandra.Rincones@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1677 or Raul Reyes at Raul.R.Reyes@lonestar.edu or 281-312-1594.
The SME provides opportunities for intellectual growth and networking outside the classroom setting. Many faculty and staff members speak to this group on a regular basis on topics of interest. Any student with interest in mathematics or engineering at any level is welcome to join. For more information, contact Club Advisors Miguel Caceres at Miguel.A.Caceres@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1713, Loris Zucca at Loris.Zucca@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1619 or Jamie Turner at Jamie.L.Turner@lonestar.edu.
The Student Ambassadors promote Lone Star College-Kingwood in the community as well as assisting prospective, incoming, and new students with their transition into the college. Their services include giving tours, answering questions about campus resources, and college policies and procedures. For more information contact Rick Walsh at Rick.Walsh@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1790 or Lauren Cash at Lauren.M.Cash@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1562.
Students who are enrolled in the dental hygiene program at Lone Star College-Kingwood are invited to join. The club regularly meets for discussion, to hear speakers on relevant topics, and for social interaction. For more information, contact Club Advisor Amy Murphy at Amy.B.Murphy@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1724.
This group is designed to provide guidance and direction to the student body, develop student programs and activities, strengthen vital leadership skills such as planning, organizing, coordinating, directing, and executing different programs and activities, and to promote student involvement at the college and in the community. All enrolled students are automatically members of the SGA and are extremely encouraged to become active at whatever level possible. The SGA Officers are available for private meetings and welcome everyone to General Assemblies on Fridays at 1:30. Please visit us and see what you can do for your college! For more information contact the SGA Office (SCC 236) at 281.312.1479 or Advisor Tracie Kamenoff at TKamenoff@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1795.
Any student participating in the either the LVN or the ADN nursing programs are eligible for membership. The group meets regularly for development and discussion on leadership, community service and speaking events. For more information, contact Club Advisor Doris Jackson at Doris.J.Jackson@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1684.
The Student Occupational Therapy Association is comprised of all current students enrolled in the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program. Our purpose is to educate the public and promote the art of occupational therapy. For more information, contact Club Advisor Linda Gallander at Linda.F.Gallander@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1525.
The Coyote Pack serves to promote and support the LSC-Kingwood campus' intermural sports teams through pep rallies with the LSC-Kingwood drill team and our new mascot, Cody! We will also be providing free food and snacks at many of the games. For more information, contact Club Advisor Melvin Marks at Melvin.L.Marks@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1657.
The Trading Card Club (TCC) is a group of students with a passion for building friendships while playing card games and hosting tournaments. For more information, contact Club Advisor Daniel.K.Tatarzyn.
This club is designed to support and defend a Christian worldview, especially the historical, textual, and scientific accuracy of scripture – all to the glory of Jesus Christ, our God and Savior. For more information, contact Club Advisor, Maggie Lavender at Margaret.M.Lavender@lonestar.edu.
This is a club for Vietnamese and non-Vietnamese to come together and learn about the cultures, values and food of Vietnam. Members will share in knowledge, enjoy a place to meet people, and become involved in one of LSC-K's awesome clubs. For more information email Club Advisors Michelle Rightmyer at Michelle.L.Rightmyer@lonestar.edu or Kristen Wilkes at Kristen.Wilkes@lonestar.edu.
The Veterans Club provides a social group to help Veterans adjust to and become successful in civilian and college life; promotes college spirit and establishes and maintains fellowship amongst Veterans and students on the LSC-K campus; assists with dissemination of information valuable to Veterans; integrates Veterans and students into social and campus activities; organizes worthwhile projects and events pertaining to Veterans and their needs and issues. For more information, contact Club Advisor Paul Blakelock at Paul.A.Blakelock@lonestar.edu or 281.312.1591.