Clubs for Students

KC offers a vast array of clubs so students can get involved.

AGDT Art Club:

Serves its members by providing a professional environment to develop within. The club offers a variety of activities such as field trips to advertising agencies, local meetings and professional lectures from industry leaders. Contact: Coy Lothrop

Agriculture Club:

Members contribute countless hours of service to campus and community activities. The Ag Club sponsors numerous 4-H and FFA events, as well as participating in state and national community college agricultural projects. Contact: Karl Steddom

American Society of Safety Engineers:

This is a club for students who are enrolled in environmental/safety courses whose purpose is to promote harmonious action in safety work and educate members in all matters relating to environmental/safety and accident prevention. Contact: Chris Reed

Art Club:

The purpose of this club is to help promote interest and activity in the visual arts and provide a means whereby students with an artistic commitment meet for the purpose of informal artistic exchange and creative entertainment. Contact: Carolyn Fox-Hearne

Automotive Club:

This club strives to improve public opinion towards today's automotive technician and to increase the members knowledge in the automotive industry. Contact: D'Wayne Shaw

Baptist Student Ministries:

This is a student led organization providing students a place of involvement and development. The BSM welcomes all students. Contact: Jaymi Blankenship or Angela Wayt at (903) 984-7146

Biology Club:

This club is open to all students with an interest in the natural sciences and interest in any of the health-related fields. The goal of the club is to increase the appreciation of biology in everyday life and to provide enrichment activities for students. Contact: Dorothy Puckett

Christian Campus Center (Tri-C):

This group exists for all students to come and interact with other Christians in a safe and uplifting place. They offer various activities such as Bible studies, free lunches and devotionals. Contact: Britt Davis at (903) 984-3700

Dance Club:

This club is for students who are enrolled in or have completed a dance course. The club provides opportunities for students to participate in dance-related activities, such as choreographing and performing. Students also go on field trips and participate in community events. Contact: Angela Falcone

Delta Psi Omega:

The goal of this club is to provide service to the community, support Kilgore College and provide leadership in the theatre department. Contact: Micah Goodding

Diversity Alliance:

The purpose of this club is to bring students together to overcome prejudice and ignorance, working together to make a place where members and fellow students can find acceptance. Contact: Tina Rushing

Dynamik Stepperz Club:

The purpose of this club is to build positive relationships through member bonding practices, step dance shows, fund-raisers and club meetings. Contact: Rosemary Owens

Early Childhood Professions:

This club is open to any student who has an interest in the care and education of young children. The purpose is to promote interest in the fields of Early Childhood Development. Contact: Lara Pauley

International Students:

The purpose of this club is to promote an appreciation among the college of all nationalities and to foster a spirit of internationalism throughout the campus. Contact: Chris Gore

Orientation Leaders:

The purpose of this club is to serve as peer mentors to other students, participate in service projects and fellowship with current, former and future Orientation Leaders. Contact: Jimmy Rieves

Latinos en Accion Club:

The club helps develop and cultivate a Latino-friendly community by sharing language, culture, unity, support and fellowship among students. Contact: Manny Almanza

Legal Assistant Association:

The purpose of this club is to develop and maintain a strong interest in legal assisting and to serve as a direct link between students and local and statewide organizations. Contact: John Whitehead

Math & Engineering Science Club:

This club is open to students interested in math, engineering or any science. Guest speakers and trips are planned each semester to promote interest in these fields. Contact: Alan Morris

Phi Theta Kappa:

This is an international honor society for two-year colleges. The experiences you can have with PTK are incredible!  Just being a member affords you a lot of opportunity for scholarship money to universities, network connections with professionals and scholars like you, and just fun in general. Contact: Michele Daniels or Paul Buchanan. Also view the Frequently Asked Questions. For more info, visit the PTK Honor Society Official Website.To apply for the PTK Membership Scholarship, fill out the PTK Membership Scholarship Application.  Deadline is Oct. 17, 2014.

In order to be eligible to join the Gamma Omicron Chapter at Kilgore College, students must have:

  • Completed at least 12 hours of coursework in the previous long semester that may be applied to an associate degree
  • Or you must have completed at least 12 hours over at least two semesters as a part-time student that may be applied to an associate degree.
  • Grade point average of 3.5

Photography Society:

This club is both professional and social organization whose purpose is to promote photography education and continued interest in photography. Contact: Rufus Lovett

Physical Therapy:

This club is open to all students interested in promoting the physical therapy profession. The club also serves as the collegiate chapter of the Longview Chapter of AMBUCS and works to create independence for persons with disabilities. Contact: Carla Gleaton

Rad Science:

This is an allied health club that promotes Radiologic Science. Participating students work in, on and off campus facilities performing public service at a professional level. Contact: Ursula Dyer

Sigma Kappa Delta (English Honor Society):

Upsilon Delta is the Kilgore College chapter of Sigma Kappa Delta, the national English honor society for two-year colleges. Membership in Sigma Kappa Delta requires students to maintain a grade point average of at least 3.3 on a 4.0 scale, to earn no grade lower that a “B” in an English class, and to complete at least one semester of college studies. Jason Graves, assistant department chair for English, is the faculty sponsors of Sigma Kappa Delta at KC. Sigma Kappa Delta is the only national organization that recognizes academic excellence in English for community college students. SKD was founded in 1996 at Northern Illinois University at DeKalb, Ill. KC started its chapter in 2009 by submitting an application to the national offices, undergoing a successful review of facilities and instruction and receiving its charter in June of that year. The KC SKD chapter extends membership invitations to all eligible KC students each spring. Contact: Jason Graves

Shooting Team:

The Kilgore College Ranger Shooting Team is sponsored by David Ross.  Contact: David Ross

Student Government Association (SGA):

The main purpose of this club is to promote interest and opinions of the student body and to voice these opinions to the administration. SGA is a member of the Texas Junior College Student Government Association and is open to all Kilgore College students. It is a service and leadership organization that bridges the gap between the students, administration and faculty. It represents the KC student body, aiming to help others so we can grow as one, and build up not only the school but the community as well through our services. Contact: Ross Costanzo

Student Nurses' Association:

This club is open to all nursing majors and provides an opportunity to develop leadership qualities of a nursing student. The club participates in on and off campus professional and social activities and public service. Contact: Julie Blundell

Texas Management & Marketing Association:

This is a club open to any student interested in business and management. Club activities include a variety of guest speakers from the business community and service projects designed to promote leadership and management skills. Contact: Julian Redfearn

TRIO Club:

Membership is open to any Kilgore College student who has applied and been accepted into the TRIO Fast Track program. The purpose of this club is to create a base for current TRIO Fast Track program participants. Visit the TRIO Club webpage for more information.

Wesley Foundation:

Every Wednesday during the school year, The Wesley Foundation at KC provides a free lunch for all KC students. Kilgore College classes in "Marriage & Family" and "Sociology of Religion" are offered at our facility. It's a great place to relax, meet friends, hang out, find help or be of assistance to others. Enjoy a game of pool or ping pong, watch the big screen TV, surf the internet in our computer lab, kick back with cold Dr Pepper, spend quiet time in the chaple or just relax. The Wesley Foundation meets at the Wesley Foundation building for Bible Studies and devotionals. Visit their website.