College Ten recognizes the importance of providing opportunities for our students to shape their environment and develop leadership skills. Student-driven groups, advised and supported by staff, have a primary role in planning and programming and student activities.
Find the group that is right for you and explore social justice and community, contribute to your community, and develop leadership skills.
Below is a list of student organizations and groups, with contact info and other information. You can also download the College Ten Groups Flyer, which also lists all these groups.
Saturday, October 20, 2012
The Practical Activism Conference is a daylong, student-led, conference with speakers, organizations, and hands-on activism sessions. The conference is planned by a group of dedicated College Nine, College Ten, and Oakes College students.DATE: Saturday, October 20, 11am-5pm
CONFERENCE LOCATION: Multipurpose Room (MPR)
CONTACT: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Thursdays at 8 pm
Student Government is the college's governing body. It appoints students to campus and college-wide committees, advises college administration on policy development, and provides monetary support to student organizations.
MEETS: Thursdays @ 8pm
LOCATION: Terry Freitas Cafe
FIRST MEETING DATE: Sept. 29
CREATE offers a community/home at College Nine and College Ten for students of color to find support and empowerment through mentorship and friendship. CREATE also hosts educational, political, and social programs throughout the academic year. If you are interested in this group, please contact Hashim Jibri at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ENGAGE, the College Ten leadership program, meets weekly in fall quarter and offers students an opportunity to develop their leadership skills and explore their relationship to social justice and community.
January 28-29, 2012
This weekend retreat is for students who want to gain leadership skills and deepen their awareness of our theme of Social Justice and Community through interactive exercises and small group discussions facilitated by College Ten staff and student leaders.
DATE: January 28-29, 2012
Applications available in Fall
P.H.A.T. is a committee of apartment residents that represents each building within the community. The purpose of this group is to be a voice of apartment residents, provide support to apartment CA staff, and provide additional programming for the apartment community.
LOCATION: Community Room
Wednesdays at 9 pm
PRAXIS is an organization geared toward community building and social justice. By participating in PRAXIS, students gain exposure to a variety of Santa Cruz community agencies and explore what it means to be agents of social change.
MEETS: Wednesdays, 9pm
LOCATION: Rec Lounge
FIRST MEETING DATE: Sept. 28