Student Organizations

Kinesiology swim testingThe  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.

Communication Design

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.

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