The Student Engagement & Leadership department at Lakeland provides an opportunity to pursue personal or professional interests or talents through organized involvement with other students and faculty/staff advisors. There are currently more than 30 active organizations. Student Engagement & Leadership will also assist in forming an organization to better accommodate your interests. You are encouraged to take an active role in campus life at Lakeland. From your involvement, you will develop skills in such areas as communication, organizational leadership, creative abilities and analytical skills, which will be valuable in both your personal and professional life. Membership in all organizations is open to any Lakeland student. The registration of a student organization shall not be construed as approval, endorsement or sponsorship by Lakeland Community College of the organization's publications, activities, purposes, actions or positions.

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Actively Caring for People

Co-Advisor: Dr. William Armstrong
Phone: 440.525.7415
Office: B-3051

Co-Advisor: Don Davis
Phone: 440.525.7833
Office: B-2052

The purpose of the Actively Caring for People is to cultivate a more compassionate and empathetic culture through acts of kindness at Lakeland Community College.

Alpha Delta Nu Nursing Honor Society (ADN)

Co-Advisor: Patsy Gehring
Phone: 440.525.7244
Office: H-321

Co-Advisor:Cheryl Goergen
Phone: 440.525.7309
Office: H-322

Co-Advisor: Gina Marie McKee
Phone: 440.525.7179
Office: H-309

ADN is the Honor Society for Associate Degree Nursing Students. To qualify for membership, a student must receive a B or above in all nursing courses, have maintained a minimum 3.0 GPA in all nursing courses, have maintained a minimum overall GPA of 3.0, and have demonstrated conduct that reflects integrity and professionalism on campus and in all clinical areas. Students meeting the eligibility requirements will be invited for consideration for induction in the third semester of the second year in the RN nursing program.

Anime Anonymous

Co-Advisor: Bonnie Prall

Co-Advisor: Jason Prall

Anime Anonymous brings together students who are curious or enthusiastic about anime, manga, and Japanese pop culture.

Campus Activities Board (CAB)

Advisor: Christina Corsi
Phone: 440.525.7226
Office: S-237

CAB is responsible for bringing various social, educational and entertainment events to campus. CAB membership is open to any Lakeland student interested in planning programs such as the annual Halloween Bash and Spring Fling, movies, performers, and interactive events. CAB officers are eligible to receive tuition reimbursement for their work. Stop by the CAB office in S-224 today! Also, find CAB on Facebook.

Campus Christians

Advisor: Jeanette Brossmann
Phone: 440.525.7187
Office: C-2075

Campus Christians provides the opportunity for students to share the gospel with others through bible studies, singing, praying, and sharing experiences with other Christians or seekers.

Early Childhood Education Club

Co-Advisor: Teresa Bonnema
Phone: 440.525.7355
Office: L-113

Co-Advisor: Cristen Vanek
Phone: 440.525.7196
Office: L-01

Early Childhood Education Club is a voluntary student association that promotes pride and professionalism within the student body of the Early Childhood Education Program by providing opportunities to plan educational seminars, advocacy efforts, social events and fund-raising activities to benefit our students and the surrounding communities through student engagement.

Engineering Technology

Advisor: Tom Sopko
Phone: 440.525.7276
Office: E-2029

Engineering Technology Club promotes interest, awareness, fellowship and academic excellence in the engineering field for civil engineers and engineering technology students at Lakeland.

Equestrian Team

Advisor: Susan Fogarty
Phone: 440.525.7194
Office: C-2069

The Equestrian Team at Lakeland is a new student club established during the 2016 fall semester. The club has both western and hunt seat teams. No show experience is necessary and horse ownership and experience is not required. New members are welcome.

Gamer's Guild

Gamer's Guild Email:

Co-Advisor: Carl Stitz
Phone: 440.525.7443
Office: B-3045

Co-Advisor: Joeseph Mastrometteo
Phone: 440.525.7443
Office: B-3039

The Gamer's Guild promotes responsible playing of organized role-playing and strategy games in an atmosphere of friendly and pleasant fellowship. No prior experience is needed to enjoy these activities or to become part of the Guild.

The Green Group

Advisor: Lisa Lewins
Phone: 440.525.7339
Office: T-152

Advisor: Cris Vanek
Phone: 440.525.7635
Office: L-24

The Green Group promotes environmental awareness and sustainability through educational and local outreach programs.

Hispanic Student Union

Advisor: Lissette Lopez Piepenburg
Phone: 440.525.7576
Office: B-2024

The Hispanic Union Club creates an environment in which its members can get together and learn the customs, share ethnic foods, and celebrate festivals and holidays of Latin countries and cultures.

International Student Club

Co-Advisor: Hyojin Jeong
Phone: 440.525.7448
Office: C-2080

Co-Advisor: Connie Sheykhany
Phone: 440.525.7166
Office: B-3036

The International Student Club allows students to socialize and learn customs, share food, and celebrate festivals and holidays of different countries.

Lake Effect Radio Station

Advisor: Jesse Eastman
Phone: 440.525.7743
Office: U-109

Lakeland's closed-circuit radio station Lake Effect gives students first-hand experience in broadcasting and communications. Applications are accepted each semester for the positions of D.J., engineer, production engineer, music director and program director.

Lakeland Equality Alliance (LEA)

Co-Advisor: Susan Wadkowski
Phone: 440.525.7457
Office: B-3042

Co-Advisor: Michelle Smith
Phone: 440.525.7159
Office: B-2044

The Lakeland Equality Alliance (LEA) creates a positive environment at Lakeland Community College for students of all orientations who seek to promote equality and diversity on campus.

Lakeland Karate Club

Advisor: Larry Feldman
Phone: 440.525.7164
Office: AFC

The Karate Club provides guidance and training in the martial arts and promotes an interest in karate as a modern sport and physical fitness.

Lakeland Signers

Advisor: Jeanette Brossmann
Phone: 440.525.7187
TTY: 440.525.7644
Office: C-2075

Advisor: Jenine Mahendranath
Phone: 440.525.7193
Office: A-2130

Advisor: Angie Battistone-Potosky
Phone: 440.525.7193
Office: A-2130

The Lakeland Signers provides skill building, networking, educational and outreach opportunities to students who are interested in American Sign Language and the deaf community.

Lakeland Student Government (LSG)

Advisor: Mario Petitti
Phone: 440.525.7328
Office: S-237

LSG is the representative body of the students of Lakeland. The board consists of nine members. LSG representatives participate in various decision-making committees on campus that are responsible for rules and regulations governing the entire college. LSG officers are eligible to receive tuition reimbursement for their work. Stop by the LSG office in S-226 today! Also, find LSG on Facebook.

Lakeland Student Veterans of America

Advisor: Edward Evans
Phone: 440.525.7529
Office: E-117

The Lakeland Student Veterans of America Group supports veterans and their families by providing support and encouragement through the educational process.

The Lakelander (Student-Run Newspaper)

Advisor: James DeMonte
Phone: 440.525.7458
Office: C-2080

The Lakelander keeps the Lakeland community apprised of newsworthy events connected with the college and the community.

Model UN/NATO Club of Lakeland Community College

Advisor: Christopher Skubby
Phone: 440.525.7161
Office: B-2029

The purpose of this student club is to learn about international relations and policies of foreign countries, and to prepare for conferences that model real United Nations (UN) and North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) meetings.

Mu Alpha Theta Mathematics Honor Society

Advisor: Carl Stitz
Phone: 440.525.7443
Office: B-3045

Mu Alpha Theta promotes scholarship, enjoyment and understanding of mathematics among high school or two-year college students. Students are eligible if they have had at least one mathematics course at or above the College Algebra/Precalculus level, and a 3.0 cumulative GPA in all two-year college courses and a "B" or better in all mathematics courses at or above the College Algebra/Precalculus level.

Paralegal Association

Advisor: Chris Riley
Phone: 440.525.7344
Office: T-153b

The Paralegal Association strives to promote and expand interests and opportunities in the legal field for paralegals and paralegal students at Lakeland.

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK)

Co-Advisor: Matthew Hiner
Phone: 440.525.7545
Office: B-2039
Co-Advisor: Andrea Musial
Phone: 440.525.7158
Office: B-3047 Advisor: James Dailey
Phone: 440.525.7533
Office: B-2026

PTK provides opportunities for members to participate in leadership, scholarly and social functions, as well as provide service to their college and community. To qualify, a student must have accumulated at least 12 credit hours at Lakeland and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5. Letters of invitation to join PTK are sent to students who meet the requirements listed above at the beginning of fall and spring semesters.

The Science Club

Co-Advisor:David Pierce
Phone: 440.525.7341
Office: B-3041

Co-Advisor: Marty Shingler
Phone: 440.525.7293
Office: T-110

The Science Club's primary purpose will be to increase interest in science both from students and surrounding community members in the various activities that Lakeland Community College has to offer.

Sigma Kappa Delta English Honor Society (SKD)

Co-Advisor: Angela Weaver
Phone: 440.525.7719
Office: B-2040

Co-Advisor: Natalie Hopper
Phone: 440.525.7212
Office: C-2083

SKD is the national honor society for students of English at two-year colleges.To qualify for membership, a student must complete a minimum of one non-developmental college English course, receive a B or above in all Englishcourses, have a minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA, and complete at least one semester of college coursework.

Society for the Aid of Non-Profit Organizations (SANPO)

Advisor: Michael Billings
Phone: 440.525.7425
Office: C-3051

SANPO works with The Lakeland Foundation to raise money for nonprofit organizations through fundraisers and other activities.

Student Chapter of the American Dental Hygienists' Association

Co-Advisor: Maryanne Zavarella
Phone: 440.525.7188
Office: H-315

Co-Advisor: Donna Mazzone
Phone: 440.525.7032
Office: H-313

The Student Chapter of the American Dental Hygienists' Association (SADHA) cultivates, promotes and sustains the art and science of dental hygiene.

Student Nurses' Association (SNA)

Co-Advisor: Clotilde Dwyer
Phone: 440.525.7792
Office: H-211a

Co-Advisor: Patsy Gehring
Phone: 440.525.7244
Office: H-321

Co-Advisor:Peter Orr
Phone: 440.525.7308
Office: H-322

The Student Nurses' Association works to promote responsible participation of nursing students in college and community activities, especially those related to nursing. SNA acts as Lakeland's representative body in local, state and national student nursing organizations.

Student Radiologic Technology Association

Advisor: Tina Barnauskas
Phone: 440.525.7319
Office: H-201

The Student Radiologic Technology Association promotes student interest and awareness in local, state and national radiography associations.

Student Respiratory Therapy Association

Advisor: Cathie Kenny
Phone: 440.525.7343
Office: H-14

The Student Respiratory Therapy Association promotes responsible participation of Respiratory Therapy students in college and community activities related to the respiratory care field organizations.

Student Surgical Technologist Association

Advisor: Janice Lawrenz
Phone: 440.525.7016
Office: H-211b

The Student Surgical Technologist Association provides college and community awareness of the educational standards and the scope of practice of a surgical technologist.



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