Cerro Coso Community College

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Computer and Technology Exploration Club

The Computer & Technology Exploration Club (CTEC) is open to all students regardless of location or major. The purpose of this club is to serve as a center for students interested in technology advancement, in learning more about how that technology works, and how they can advance their skills. The club is both an educational and social group. Contact Valerie Karnes at 760-384-6261 or vkarnes@cerrocoso.edu for more information.

Game On! Club

Need an excuse to take a weekly break from day-to-day life? Cerro Coso has the club for you. Welcome to Game On club, where we meet to escape the day-to-day of college life and enjoy good laughs and games together. Games range from board games and video games to outdoor games. Join us for our weekly gatherings! Welcome to Game On! Contact Michael Bonner michael.bonner@cerrocoso.edu at 760-384-6181 for more info.

International Club

This club is an educational and social group, which stresses multicultural traditions and cultures. Its mission is to promote understanding, recognition, and appreciation of cultural differences, and to reach out to all students through cultural activities and meetings. Meets one Thursday a month from 12:30 to 1:30pm in the East Wing. For more info contact advisor Lucila Gonzalez-Cirre at 760-384-6121  lcirre@cerrocoso.edu

Fall 2020 Meeting Dates

Latinos Unidos (LU)

We celebrate and learn about diverse Latino cultures and become an on campus family support system for all club members. Students do not have to be Hispanic or Latino to join this club, simply have an interest in raising their cultural awareness. Join us in Pronto using group code PDVHTY Contact advisor Ana Mora at 760-384-6250 / ana.mora@cerrocoso.edu or René Mora at 760-384-6250 / rene.mora@cerrocoso.edu for more information.

Rainbow Club

Join a club that is all about raising awareness, taking action, and building relationships while closing equity gaps together.  The goal of the Rainbow Club is to allow persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity, and/or expression and allies of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning (LGBTQ+) persons to obtain support from their peers, staff, faculty, and community. We aim to unite members and to collaborate with other clubs to establish and maintain a positive and non-judgmental community where all members can fully express their individuality. We aim to increase awareness, decrease intolerance, and create a welcoming and accepting environment for all.  Connect with us in Pronto using group code NF98LB     For more info contact Michael Bonner 760-384-6181 / michael.bonner@cerrocoso.edu or Fabian Meneses at 760-384-6219 / fabian.meneses@cerrocoso.edu.

Student Services United

The Student Services United club provides students with the opportunity to develop a networking system that is cohesive with the challenges they encounter on a day-to-day basis. It provides an opportunity for special services students to develop leadership skills through the presentation of various campus and community activities and cooperation with other organizations. The underlying theme for the club’s activities is to educate the college and community about ethnic-cultural diversity and about the needs and contribution of disabled and economically challenged people. Meetings are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month from 12:30 -1:30 pm. Contact advisor Penny Talley ptalley@cerrocoso.edu at 760-384-6250 for more info.

Veteran's Club

This club is an official chapter of the Student Veterans of America national organization. The purpose is to serve as a center for students to advocate for veteran, active duty, and dependent needs; as well as establishing a supportive community. The club is both an educational and social group, which will stress higher education and professional or vocational goals after graduation. Membership is open to all students of Cerro Coso Community College.  Contact Jarrod Bowen jarrod.bowen@cerrocoso.edu, Alfonso Guzman alfonso.guzman@cerrocoso.edu, or Jessica Kawelmacher veterans@cerrocoso.edu for more information.

Meeting Dates:

  • 10/01/2020 @ 12:30pm - 1:00pm
  • 10/15/2020 @ 12:30pm - 1:00pm
  • 10/29/2020 @ 12:30pm - 1:00pm
  • 11/12/2020 @ 12:30pm - 1:00pm

Social Media and Information Platforms

MyVRC: Visit the Google Play Store or the Apple Store and enter “MyVRC” as the keyword.

Facebook: [Military & Veterans Services](https://www.facebook.com/ccccmilitaryandveterans)

Facebook:: [Veterans Club](https://www.facebook.com/cerrocosovetclub)

Instagram: Search “ccmilitaryandveterans” on your Instagram!

Hiking Club

Contact Kim Kelly at 760-384-6383 or kikelly@cerrocoso.edu for more information.

Human Services Club

The purpose of this club is to serve as a center for students interested in Human Services activities on campus. The club is both an educational and social group, which will stress Cerro Coso traditions and a diverse culture. Contact Melissa Bowen melissa.bowen@cerrocoso.edu at 760-382-1638 for more info.

Kinesiology Club

Contact Kim Kelly at 760-384-6383 or kikelly@cerrocoso.edu for more information.

STEMtations

For more info contact Yihfen Chen at 760-384-6168 / ychen@cerrocoso.edu.

ESCC Mammoth Lakes

Dungeons and Dragons Club

For more information, contact Carlos Wright-Tkacz carlos.wrighttkacz@cerrocoso.edu.

Kern Community College District