The College of Communication and Education hosts a variety of student professional clubs and organizations where you can get involved and jump-start your career.
In communication there are several award-winning teams. The Orion provides many opportunities for working on a newspaper competing for "best in the nation" annually. The Forensics and Speech and Debate Teams, the Tehama Group (student-run public relations firm), Milk Crate Productions (student-run video production company), and Designers in Progress have also received considerable recognition.
Students interested in educational and therapeutic careers also have many active clubs and organizations with regional recognition. Some examples are Students for Outdoor Leadership, Talking Hands (signing), Student California Teachers Association, Pre-Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy Club, Physical Education Teacher Education Club, and Recreation, Hospitality, and Park Students.
|Organization Name||Fac. Advisor|
|American Institute of Graphic Arts||898-4048|
|Digital Filmmaker's Guild||898-4048|
|Instructional Technology Society||John Roussell||898-6892|
|Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ)||Aaron Quinn||898-3609|
Communication Sciences and Disorders
|National Student Speech Language & Hearing Association (NSSLHA)||Suzanne B. Miller||898-5949|
Recreation Administration and Parks Management
|Recreation Hospitality and Parks Society (RHAPS)||Laurie Browne||898-4052|
School of Education
|Student California Teachers Association(SCTA)||Pamela Morrell||898-5802|
|Exercise Physiology Club||Dr. Jack Azevedo||898-5878|
|Pre-Physical Therapy Club||Dr. Jack Azevedo||898-5878|
|Physical Education Teacher Education (PETE Club)||Dr. Cathrine Himberg||898-5239|
|Strength & Conditioning Club||Dr. Steve Henderson||898-4072|
|Chico State Dance Sport Club||Dr. Joel Minden||898-6248|
|Ballroom Dance Club||Jolene Barry||898-3653|
You can also visit WildcatSync to learn more about these organizations as well as many other student organizations on campus.