Other Organizations

Anime Club - anime@roanoke.edu
Anime club is an open and active community for fans of Japanese animation and related arts, as well as promoting anime-related activities on campus and the local community. Our activities include weekly showings of anime, movie nights, group outings, and various other anime-related activities.

Colleges Against Cancer - cac@roanoke.edu
This organization sponsors the annual all-night "Relay For Life" event to raise funds in the fight against cancer.

Quiz Bowl - collegebowl@roanoke.edu
College Bowl is an inter-collegiate competition of the mind! It’s a quick response questions and answer format game that is played in teams. Each year, the College Bowl team sponsors a campus competition with prizes awarded to the winning teams. An “all-star” team is selected to compete against other schools in a regional tournament. The RC College Bowl Team was the Region 5 Winner in 2002 and competed for the National Championship!

College Democrats - democrats@roanoke.edu
This organization's major objective is to stimulate interest in Democratic Party politics. Membership is open to all student Democrats and the organization can be contacted through campus mail. 

College Republicans - republicans@roanoke.edu
This organization's major objective is to stimulate interest in Republican Party politics. Membership is open to all student Republicans and the organization can be contacted through campus mail. This group is inactive at this time.

Ethics Bowl Team - ethicsbowl@roanoke.edu
The Ethics Bowl Team is a group of students who talk about ethics and the practice thereof pertaining to particular cases. It is similar to a debate team in that we present arguments and defend them in a competition. The competition is held annually and we work up to this competition that we, among other Virginia schools, participate in. The purpose of the club is discussion of ethical issues and the main activity that we participate in is the annual Ethics Bowl.

Mu Beta Psi - mubetapsi@roanoke.edu
Mu Beta Psi is a nationally recognized co-educational music fraternity for both music majors and non-music majors.

Omicron Delta Kappa - odk@roanoke.edu
ODK is a national leadership fraternity. Membership is by invitation, and the selection criteria are based on GPA, service, and campus leadership.

Order of the Phoenix - phoenix@roanoke.edu
The Harry Potter Club serves as a discussion group on Harry Potter books, movies, internet sites, and share the culture of the Harry Potter world.

Public Affairs Society - pas@roanoke.edu
The Public Affairs Society is an organization for Criminal Justice, International Relations and Political Science majors. The society sponsors both academic and co-curricular events.

Student Firearms Association

Student Wellness Awareness Team (SWAT)
Although open to all students on campus, this is a group of students interested in health and human performance, and its mission is to promote physical activity and healthy living behaviors in general. Some of the group's initiatives have included Midnight Madness, Glow in the Dark Volleyball, and organizing a 5K fun walk/run. The group chooses officers annually, and the advisor for the group is Cheryl Staver from the department of Health and Human Performance.

Sexual Assault Awareness and Recovery Team - saart@roanoke.edu
To promote awareness and education on the issue of sexual assault with an emphasis on proactive measures and prevention.

Tech Crew - techcrew@roanoke.edu
Employed by the Colket Center, this group of students works many of the Campus Activities Board and other student organizations' shows. Their responsibilities include performing stage crew functions, assisting entertainers, operating soundboards and stage lights, and running movie projectors. If you are interested in joining this crew, contact the Colket Center.

 

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