We hope that during your time at College of Marin you
will get involved with student clubs and associations. Your involvement
you reinforce what you learn in class. Several of the many benefits
of involvement are listed below:
- Make new friends
- Develop and enhance new skills and abilities
- Work as part of a team
- Learn to set and achieve goals
- Share your time and talents
- Have fun!
As you grow at the College of Marin, you will discover that the more
involved you become, the more you will benefit from your college experience.
Student learning is not a spectator sport; you must participate to benefit.
Enhance your education by becoming involved.
Clubs do not restrict membership based on race, color, religious creed,
sex, national origin, sexual preference, medical condition, status as
a Vietnam era veteran, age, marital status, or disability. Reasonable
accommodations are made for students with disabilities.
Promotes scholarships for qualifying students and encourages community
Promotes, maintains, and recognizes scholastic achievement and offers
programs to provide educational, cultural, and social enrichment
for members and the campus community.
Arts & Entertainment
Provides grants to sculpture students for future projects.
- Artist Honor Society at COM-Indian Valley
Maintains and provides work for the Artist Honor Society Gallery.
- Artist Honor Society at COM-Kentfield
Promotes the arts community at College of Marin by creating and
displaying works of current and former students.
Promotes the making of bead jewelry. Just bead it!
Promotes the art and style of breakdancing.
Creates a community that fosters an appreciation for cinema and
provides resources and support for students and the film department
at the College of Marin.
Encourages photography students to continue to work and develop
skills outside the regular class.
Allows students to work between classes to raise money, share ideas,
and bring in guest lecturers.
Promotes the advancement of skills and appreciation of the art
Helps raise funds for the dance department and assists with dance
concerts, the center, and special projects.
Promotes participation in activities that enrich student's understanding
and appreciation of the theater experience.
Promotes the development of drawing skills through working with
Promotes the discipline of printmaking.
Raises funds to hire models for the Art courses 185-286.
- Life Drawing and Sculpture
Gives the students an opportunity to draw and sculpt life models
for extended poses.
Creates an environment for art students to meet, discuss issues,
and work beyond normal class hours. Provides opportunities for discounted
Provides a means for students to purchase sculpture tools and materials.
Provides a means for students to purchase small quantities of bronze
and ceramic shell for cast bronze art.
Provides an opportunity for African ancestry students and their
supporters to identify, articulate, and implement activities and
programs that advance the interests of African ancestry students
and the campus community.
- International Students Club
Gives students the opportunity to exchange ideas and gain awareness
about other cultures and their values by supporting diversity and
Provides an opportunity for Latino students and their supporters
to identify, articulate, and implement activities and programs that
advance the interests of Latino students and the campus community.
- Environmental Action Club
Works to increase the environmental awareness of IVC and COM students
and manages the recycling program.
Promotes and improves the Environmental Landscape Program at the
College of Marin.
Promotes communication, understanding, and acceptance among people
of different gender and orientation.
Raises funds for the Dental Assisting Program through various activities.
The Med Heads is a club for College of Marin students who are interested
in a career in the medical field traditional or alternative.
- Student Nurses Association
Promotes recruitment and participation in community affairs and
donation of time towards community healthcare.
Journalism & Publications
- COMET (College of Marin Echo Times)
Promotes Echo Times special projects.
Political & Social Action
- Students for Social Responsibility
An inclusive, democratic organization of COM students that promotes
progressive change through economic, environmental, and social justice.
Professional & Workforce Development
- Computer Information Systems Club
Sponsors camaraderie among CIS students, promotes CIS as a career
choice, and grants awards to CIS students.
Designs and builds projects as a team and expand student's interest
Provides "live car" repair experience for the auto tech students.
Recreational & Sports
Gives students with an interest in Carrom board to meet and play
Competes in the PCIYRA against other state colleges and universities
and encourages new comers to learn about racing.
Religious & Spiritual
Promotes the spiritual and social teachings of the Baha'i faith
and promotes fellowship and unity on campus.
Promotes the education and service of the Muslim community on campus
and informs the public about Islamic beliefs. Also encourages dialog
and discussion of modern day issues.
- Children's Center Parents' Club
Promotes fundraising, offers parent support, education, and
training on diversity, child development, etc.