The American Design Drafting Association is a national nonprofit professional organization that offers membership to students of design drafting programs. Students enrolled in Computer Aided Design and Drafting, and Engineering programs are eligible for student membership:
Meets as needed.
The Acoustic Guitar Club meets every Monday at 2:00 p.m. in room 121 of the Administration Building (ADM). The guitar club is designed for guitarists of all ability levels. It's a great place to meet and make connections with your fellow guitarists. You must provide your own acoustic guitar and have a great attitude.
This is an organization of Baptist students open to all in promoting Christian fellowship in college life. Formerly, Baptist Student Union, the club provides activities for worship, discussion, social life, witness and ministry. BSU provides free lunch at meetings on once a week in the Science Auditorium. All faiths are invited to attend.
The Elizabethtown Chess Club welcomes every one of all ages and playing strength. We meet every Tuesday night at 7:00 PM , please refer to the E-town Chess Club website for the specific room and building location of the meetings. Club membership is free.
ECTC Chorus is a special interest organization for learning and recreation and is also a one-hour credit class that can be repeated for a total of 4 credits. Anyone who enjoys singing is welcome to join. Choristers sing music in a variety of styles. Each semester, the students participate in a Variety Show and a more formal concert. Practices are held twice a week.
The Workforce Solutions office, located in room 107 of the Central Regional Post-secondary Education Center, provides you and the community with high quality technical and soft skills training programs at a reasonable cost in an attempt to serve your lifelong learning needs. Classes change each semester, come by and pick up a schedule of our latest offerings at the Workforce Solutions Office.
The CJ Club will offer activities supporting student development and leadership by providing guest lecturers, topical career information and fellowship opportunities for the ECTC community.
The Fitness Center is located on the lower level of the Student Center (STC) and access is free to all ECTC Students. Exercise equipment includes bike, stepper, treadmill, rower, weights, and aerobic tapes.
The Green Group is a student club that meets monthly to make connections between ECTC populations and the community via education, research, and activities promoting environmental/green awareness and sustainable development.
The Heartland Review features poetry, prose, art. ECTC students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members may submit original fiction, poetry, art.
Intramural activities are encouraged for both full-time and part-time students. Sufficient interest by students and faculty in past years has led to participation in such events as beach volleyball, 3-on-3 basketball, chess, checkers, video gaming and flag football events. For more information on intramural activities contact the Student Affairs office in room 102 ATB.
The Kentucky Association of Nursing Students is a pre-professional organization for students currently enrolled in the Registered Nursing program or with a declared major of Associate Degree Nursing. KANS meets monthly.
The Kentucky Education Association Student Program (KEASP) is for teacher education students. Membership benefits include such things as subscriptions to professional journals, professional development opportunities, community service opportunities, scholarship opportunities, a $1 million professional liability policy, networking opportunities, and future discounts on full time teacher membership to KEA. The local joint ECTC/WKU chapter is very active at providing local professional development and community service opportunities to members.
This is an International honor society specifically for two-year colleges dedicated to encourage scholarship, leadership and service. Membership is by invitation to students based on grade point average achieved on college work (3.5 Cumulative GPA after 12 college hours), character and citizenship. Phi Theta Kappa meets Wednesdays at 12:00 noon in room 112 of the Administration (ADM) building.
As a national post-secondary business organization for students with an interest in business, membership in Phi Beta Lambda:
The purpose of this club is to provide a focal point of information, education and activism concerning domestic violence, child abuse, disabilities and other obstacles that can interfere with quality of life. The members, along with the college, will collaborate with other organizations to provide information and promote awareness.
The Morrison Gallery Writers' Roundtable Poetry Series is held the third Thursday of each month in the Morrison Gallery in the Administration Building. Open to all who want to read their own or someone else's poetry or just listen.
You can visit the Heartland Review Facebook page for dates and times! Readings are held in room 112 of the Administration building (ADM) at 6:00 p.m. and begin with an open mic session.
The primary purpose of the PNSC is to serve its members in the following ways:
This is an undergraduate student organization in psychology. The requirements for membership are an interest in psychology (you do not have to be a psychology major), and a one-time membership fee of $10.00. The club will sponsor programs and activities during the school year on various topics promoting the field and encouraging career planning for psychology majors.
The Rainbow Revolution, (formerly known as the Gay Straight Alliance), formed in 2004, welcomes all students, regardless of gender identity, gender preference, or gender status.
The purpose of the Rainbow Revolution is to provide safe social, emotional, and educational support for the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, questioning (GLBTQ), and ally populations on campus and in the surrounding communities. The Rainbow Revolution also acts as an educational student organization to provide greater awareness of the issues that concern the members themselves, the university, and the surrounding communities. Meetings are held every Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. (informal meetings are infrequently held on Fridays at 3:00 p.m.) in room 112 of the James S. Owen building (JSO). Interested parties should check the group's Facebook page for details on the Friday meetings.
The Respiratory Care Club strives to promote the Respiratory Care Profession to include Lung health and wellness across the Elizabethtown Community & Technical College campus and into the local community.
Past activities have included screening the ECTC over 35 years of age population for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in conjunction with the National Drive4COPD Foundation, selling Yankee Candles & Pampered Chef items and offering free Blood Pressure and Pulse Oximetry Checks during Respiratory Care Week.
Current Activities include:
For more information you can visit our Respiratory Care Facebook page!
SkillsUSA is a national organization of post-secondary and secondary students enrolled in technical education programs. The Night chapter meets twice a month, and the day chapter varies their times. Membership in the local chapter:
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The Student Ambassadors serve as an official public relations unit for ECTC. They provide campus guests with tours as part of the Welcome Center. Ambassadors often travel “off-campus” visiting schools and civic clubs carrying the mission of ECTC into the community. They are also provided with leadership training. The selection process takes place each Spring in April and May for the following academic year. To become a student ambassador interested parties must fill out an application located in room 102 ATB. Particular emphasis is placed on speaking abilities, knowledge of the College and level of student involvement. Student Ambassadors must have a 3.0 grade point average to be eligible. A scholarship is awarded to each ambassador.
ECTC Student Government Association provides the means by which members of the student body as a whole may express concerns regarding student life and serves as a liaison between these same students and ECTC’s administration, faculty and staff. SGA supervises all affairs involving students in which the administration, faculty and staff are not directly involved, supports acceptable administrative policy, and promotes among students an active interest in college affairs.
ECTC SGA meetings are open to all students and are held at 2:00 p.m. EDT every Wednesday during the semester.
TheStreet is the student-supported official publication of ECTC. TheStreet is published monthly throughout the academic year and is free on campus to all students, faculty and staff. Always looking for students to help write, take pictures and sell advertising.