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Teton Athletics

WSC Teton Athletics offers intercollegiate competition in volleyball, men's and women's basketball, men's ice hockey, baseball, and softball. WSC is a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA), the American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA), and the Mon-Dak Athletic Conference. The Athletic teams are collectively known as the "Tetons" and play across the entire country.

Clubs & Organizations

In addition to intellectual enrichment, WSC provides a number of activities and organizations to further develop students’ social, cultural, interpersonal, and physical abilities. Students are encouraged to participate in the various on-campus activities and organizations. Organizations currently active on campus are defined below. Please contact Student Life for any questions concerning any current student activities or to discuss possible new activities on campus.

*Organizations that offer scholarships to active student members

Teton Week of Welcome

Welcome to campus! This orientation week is filled with fun activities and informational sessions to get students started on the right foot. Let the fun begin!
Active Minds
Active Minds is a national non-profit organization dedicated to utilizing the student voice to raise mental health awareness among college students. Many mental health challenges first present themselves at college age. Active Minds members plan campus activities aimed at positive mental health, advertise existing professional resources, and offer fellow students support. Membership is open to students who are passionate about eliminating the stigma surrounding mental health and students who have interest in working in the mental health field.

Advisor: Counselor at 701.774.4212 or wsc.counseling@willistonstate.edu
Agriculture Club
Agriculture Club gives students a chance to be involved in all aspects of the agriculture field and industry while furthering their education and networking connections. Ag Club plays a key role in promoting student leadership and students will have the opportunity to participate in local, state (collegiate), and national agriculture conferences and activities.

Advisor: Jessalyn Bachler at 701.774.4539 or jessalyn.bachler@willistonstate.edu
Art Club
Art Club is open for students who are passionate or simply curious about the arts. The hope is that each student comes to appreciate how the art world can not only enrich one’s life but also understand that creating art can serve as a tool for us to better understand ourselves and the world we live in. Art enlightens us. Art engages us. Art connects us.

Advisor: Allen TenBusschen at 701.774.6233 or allen.tenbusschen@willistonstate.edu.
Astronomy Club
Astronomy Club is open to both WSC students and the public. Anyone interested in learning about current astronomy topics is welcome to attend the monthly meetings. In addition to monthly meetings, sky observation sessions for public outreach and education are held occasionally throughout the year.

Advisor: Susan Zimmerman at 701.774.4232 or s.zimmerman@willistonstate.edu
Computer Technology Club
The WSC Computer Technology Club is a college-wide club that is designed for students planning careers in information technology, automation technology, computer, or business technology fields. The goals of the club are to: complement classroom studies, provide students with opportunities to participate in the information and automation technology community, explore various career opportunities, provide insight and guidance to Computer Technology Club members, help students majoring in information and automation technology be committed to a career, and help students become future leaders in information technology.

Advisor: Ken Quamme at 701.774.4207 or ken.quamme@willistonstate.edu
CRU
This nondenominational student-led group is a Christian organization that meets regularly during the academic year and provides activities in a Christian atmosphere. Weekly gatherings are small-group style, discussing a wide range of topics through a biblical perspective.

Advisor: Steven Grunenwald at 701.774.4255 or steven.grunenwald@willistonstate.edu
Diversity Club
This club promotes an accepting environment of all students at WSC. Students will help organize and coordinate multicultural events.

Advisor: Kim Weismann at 701.774.4503 or kim.weismann@willistonstate.edu
Massage Therapy Club
The Massage Therapy Club strives to promote awareness of the benefits of massage on campus and in the community by providing educational and hands-on sessions for people to learn more about massage.

Advisor: Wendy McGinley at 701.774.4293 or wendy.mcginley@willistonstate.edu
Phi Theta Kappa (PTK)
The Alpha Rho Lota Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa is a national honor society. Students who have earned 12 semester hours of credit and have earned/ maintained a minimum grade point average of 3.20 while enrolled at WSC may become members. The purpose of the organization is to promote scholarships, develop leadership and service, and cultivate fellowship among qualified students of the college.

Advisor: Lynne Raymond at 701.774.4238 or lynne.raymond@willistonstate.edu
Phi Theta Lambda (PBL)
PBL provides opportunities for post-secondary and college students to develop vocational competencies for business and office occupations and business teacher education.

Advisors: Leah Windnagle at 701.774.4220 or leah.windnagle@willistonstate.edu and Maren Furuseth at 701.774.4298 or maren.furuseth@willistonstate.edu
Skills USA
Skills USA is a national educational organization for college students enrolled in a trade, industrial, technical, or health occupation. Members organize and participate in state and national competitions, community service projects, social activities, and professional development programs.

Advisor: Ken Quamme at 701.774.4207 or ken.quamme@willistonstate.edu
Student Ambassadors*
WSC student ambassadors are a select group of students who interact with prospective students, parents, alumni, and the community as a means to recruit. As an official representation of the College, this position is held in high honor. Members will represent students’ leadership in an articulate manner, promote the positive image of the College, and respond to the College’s needs.

Advisor: Emily Casner at 701.774.4278 or emily.casner@willistonstate.edu
Student Nurses Organization (SNO)
All nursing students are eligible for membership in the Student Nurses Organization. This organization actively promotes and supports nursing and healthcare/wellness at WSC and in the community. Members organize and work on projects throughout the year.

Advisor: Gail Raasakka at 701.774.4290 or gail.raasakka@willistonstate.edu
Student Senate*
The purpose of Student Senate is to advocate for the WSC student body and to act as a liaison for students to the administration, alumni, state, and community. Student Senators are a select group and are official representatives of the college and held high in honor. Members represent student leadership in an articulate manner, promote the positive image of the college, and respond to the student body and college’s needs.

Advisor: Elizabeth Wilmot at 701.774.4213 or elizabeth.wilmot@willistonstate.edu
Teton Activity Board*
TAB brings new and exciting events to WSC. Members offer the WSC student body opportunities for involvement by developing, planning, and executing entertainment, activities, and personal enrichment possibilities.

Advisor: Elizabeth Wilmot at 701.774.4213 or elizabeth.wilmot@willistonstate.edu

Community Resources

For those unfamiliar with Williston, visit the Community Resources page for suggested restaurants, stores, movie theatres, points of interest, transportation, etc.

Student Life @ WSC

Carmel apple bar.
Carmel apple bar.
Lewis and Clark State Park.
Lewis and Clark State Park.
CRU recruiting members.
CRU recruiting members.
Welcome Week BBQ.
Welcome Week BBQ.
Gear up Graduation event.
Gear up Graduation event.
Week of Welcome Convocation.
Week of Welcome Convocation.
Week of Welcome Popsicles and Professors.
Week of Welcome Popsicles and Professors.
Week of Welcome Summer Nights on Main.
Week of Welcome Summer Nights on Main.
Health & Wellness Fair.
Health & Wellness Fair.
Welding Students Valentine's Roses.
Welding Students Valentine's Roses.
Week of Welcome Floor Meetings
Week of Welcome Floor Meetings
ARC Pool Parties.
ARC Pool Parties.
Speaker in the Livdahl Lounge of Frontier Hall.
Speaker in the Livdahl Lounge of Frontier Hall.
Pool Party @ the ARC.
Pool Party @ the ARC.
Nerdology, Student Event in the Teton Lounge.
Nerdology, Student Event in the Teton Lounge.
Trivia in the Teton Lounge.
Trivia in the Teton Lounge.
Bowling Night.
Bowling Night.
Student Dance in the Teton Lounge.
Student Dance in the Teton Lounge.
Root Beer Pong Tournament in the Teton Lounge.
Root Beer Pong Tournament in the Teton Lounge.
Karaoke in the Livdahl Lounge of Frontier Hall.
Karaoke in the Livdahl Lounge of Frontier Hall.
Trivia winners in the Teton Lounge.
Trivia winners in the Teton Lounge.
Mentalist Sean Bott in the Teton Lounge.
Mentalist Sean Bott in the Teton Lounge.
Grocery Bag Bingo in Frontier Hall.
Grocery Bag Bingo in Frontier Hall.
Pie Day in the Teton Lounge.
Pie Day in the Teton Lounge.
Thanksgiving Dinner with Faculty and Staff.
Thanksgiving Dinner with Faculty and Staff.
Livdahl Lounge in Frontier Hall.
Livdahl Lounge in Frontier Hall.

Student Life Coordinator

Stevens Hall 131
wsc.studentlife@willistonstate.edu
p. 701.774.4213
 
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