With all of your classes and late night study groups, you need to be able to find time to have some fun. That’s why Ancilla College plans plenty of opportunities for you to have fun with new friends and experience all that college life has to offer.
There are a variety of activities going on all year long. Whether it’s a Blacklight Bowling Night, Dodgeball Tournament, Carnival Night, Bonfire, Ski/Snowboarding Trip or Chicago Cubs Trip, there is so much fun going on at Ancilla!
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Activities and Events
Dance Club serves to promote the artistic interests of it’s members in a variety of ways. Dance Club meets regularly to provide lessons to non-members in dances such as; ballroom, hip hop, salsa, tango and so much more. The Dance Club also hosts dances for the entire student body.
Advisor- Connie Disbro Connie.Disbro@www.ancilla.edu- ext. 364
Future Farmer’s of America
FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. Collegiate FFA empowers values-driven pre-professionals to lead and serve in schools, businesses and communities.
Advisor- Kristy Banks- Kristy.Banks@www.ancilla.edu- ext. 331
Intramurals are a great opportunity for students to continue their love of sports or even learn to play a new sport. You could enjoy such sports as; bowling, volleyball, raquetball, walleyball, soccer and ultimate frisbee.
Advisor- Ericka Taylor-Joseph- Ericka.Taylor-Joseph@www.ancilla.edu- ext. 326
Leaders for Life
Leaders for Life is a 10 week program aimed at helping those students who possess leadership qualities, learn how to become an effective leader. Each week Community/Business leaders are brought in from the local area to speak about the skills needed to lead an organization such as; Conflict Negotiation, Ethics, Fundraising for Non-profits, Understanding & Appreciating Human Differences.
Advisor- Ericka Taylor-Joseph- Ericka.Taylor-Joseph@ancilla.edu- ext. 326
Phi Theta Kappa
Phi Theta Kappa’s mission is to recognize and encourage the academic achievement of two-year college students and provide opportunities for individual growth and development through participation in honors, leadership, service, and fellowship programming. To be eligible for membership in the Beta Beta Beta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, students must complete a minimum of twelve credit hours at Ancilla College and earn a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher.
Advisors- Cynthia Cawthon- Cynthia.Cawthon@ancilla.edu ext. 301; Chelsea Chalk- Chelsea.Chalk@ancilla.edu- ext. 357
Student Ambassadors are nominated by faculty and staff to serve as student representatives at Admission’s Office events. Students may participate in a Student Panel, College Fair, Access Ancilla Day or give prospective students a tour of campus. They are a representation of the best that Ancilla College has to offer.
Advisor- Admissions Staff- Admissions@ancilla.edu- ext. 330
Student Government Association
Student Government members are nominated by the student body and represent them as a link between the students and Ancilla’s administration and faculty. The organization strives to improve the student’s academic, cultural and social life. Members of the organization proudly uphold higher academic and leadership standards as a whole. Student Government attends conferences on how to better serve the student body as well as helps plan cultural and social events for students.
Advisor- Jill Neidlinger- Jill.Neidlinger@ancilla.edu- ext. 369
Don’t see a club/organization that you like? Why not start one? Contact the Director of Student Activities & Events to find out how. Ericka.Taylor-Joseph@ancilla.edu – ext. 326
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