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Organization Directory

Welcome to the Student Organization Directory!

With more than 180 student clubs and organizations, there truly is something for everyone at SUNY Geneseo.

A college-registered Student Organization is any student-driven group whose primary membership and entire leadership consists of students enrolled at SUNY Geneseo; is formed in order to contribute to the students' personal development and the advancement of the College Mission; is non-credit bearing; and is officially registered with the Department of Student Life.

Full registration does not imply college endorsement of the positions and views of any organization. Rather, it implies that the institution accepts the organization’s mission as educationally valid and that the organization has complied with institutional registration and continuing registration procedures. 

Full registration with the College does not permit the organization to act in the name of the university, to represent the university, engage in any contractual obligation in the name of the university, nor represent the organization as being an official part of the university.

Questions? Please contact studentorgs@geneseo.edu!

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Pursuing Rewards In the Study of Mathematics

To provide a society for the recognition of interest and achievement in the study of mathematics undergraduate level. To provide an opportunity for students to engage in discussion and participant in events with other students and faculty. To develop an appreciation of and interest in mathematics and academics.

Anthropological Association at Geneseo

The Anthropological Association at Geneseo was founded for the purpose of extending an opportunity to the students of this institution to learn about and experience the field of Anthropology. This organization seeks to accomplish its purpose by holding student-faculty social activities, sponsoring multicultural events, and organizing educational off-campus trips, amongst other activities.

Biochemistry Club

We connect students, alumni, and professors with networking opportunities, as well as provide biochemistry students a unique club that it truly their own. We hold trivia nights, peer advisement, and student-faculty mixers.

Geography Club

The purposes of Geography Club are as follows: To strengthen student and professional training through academic experiences, outside of the classroom and laboratory, To advance the status of geography as a cultural and practical discipline for study and investigation, To provide a forum for students to showcase their experiences in the field of geography, and To help unify the geography department's students and faculty. Events include mapathons, trivia nights, and academic/peer advisement.

Elementary and Secondary Education Association

The purpose of the ESEA is to provide opportunities for students to explore and gain more knowledge about New York State education before entering the field. Our goal is to hold events that allow students to ask any and all questions that educators can help them find the answers to. Informational meetings are typically held by professors from SUNY Geneseo's education program to discuss topics such as the edTPA, study abroad and block progressions. The organization requires that members complete one service project per semester. The service project are arranged by the board and have included school supply drives, holiday cards to hospitals, book drives and so on.

Creative Writing Club at Geneseo

Weekly meetings typically consist of three elements: the weekly submission, the circle story, and writing games. Each week, a club member volunteers to submit a piece of creative writing for everyone to read. At the next meeting, we take turns providing feedback and discussing our thoughts on the piece. Any genre is welcome, and "skill" in writing is not a consideration - everyone receives friendly and serious advice. Throughout the meeting, we pass a circle story around to each member (circle google doc while we meet online) and everyone writes a sentence or two so we can enjoy a zany composition at the end. After our workshop of the weekly submission, we typically play writing games until the meeting time is almost over.

Le Cercle Français

We plan to have meetings once a month relating to French language, culture, music, and food! Usually, we take a yearly trip to Montreal, but, unfortunately, this year that won't be possible.

International Relations Club

International Relations Club was created to promote and increase awareness of issues concerning International Relations as well as encourage more students’ involvement in these topics. We also wish to create a network of students majoring, minoring or with an interest in International Relations. In order to successfully fulfill the above goals, the IR club will undertake in regular meetings, semester interest meetings (1 Fall and 1 Spring) per yr, and trips to meet with alumni in cities such as Washington D.C and New York City. In alignment with a scholarly environment SUNY Geneseo’s chapter of International Relations will educate the community with current events specifically those related to international relations. In alignment with inclusivity SUNY Geneseo’s chapter of International Relations will work closely with any individual pursuant that they have an interest in the international community.

Marketing Club at Geneseo

Our mission statement is as follows: "The Marketing Club at Geneseo is committed to empowering students to build successful careers in marketing by providing them with projects, agency visits, networking opportunities, and presentations from marketing professionals." In the Fall of 2019, we became an official American Marketing Association (AMA) Chapter, which means we can participate in more events including conferences and case competitions. As a club, non AMA members will have access to workshops, guest speakers, and firm visits that have been arranged by our executive board. AMA members on the other hand will have access to this plus AMA sponsered case competitions, conferences, and networking opportunities.

Pre-Dental Club

Club for Pre-Dental or interested students to come together and learn about applying to dental school, building resumes, and needed pre-requisites. We have a few meetings we repeat every year such as the DAT informational meeting, Peer Advisement Meeting, and a guest speaker.

Actuary Club

Actuaries Are Experts In:\nEvaluating the likelihood of future events.\nDesigning creative ways to reduce the likelihood of undesirable events.\nDecreasing the impact of undesirable events that do occur.\n"We're key players on the management team of companies that deal with risk. In a fast-changing world, with emerging risks and the need for more creative ways to tackle them, there are constant opportunities for personal and professional growth.\n\nWe are the analytical backbone of our society's financial security programs. We are the brains behind the financial safeguards in our personal lives, so we can go about our day without worrying too much about what the future may hold for us."

Geneseo Biology Club

Our mission as a club is to give all students interested in biology and related sciences an opportunity to increase their knowledge and enjoyment of these subjects, and to promote a greater appreciation of these subjects within the college community. Activities include apparel sales, fall and spring picnics, fall and spring trip as well as guest lectures. This year, we will not be able to host the usual picnics due to COVID however we plan on coming up with other events.

Chemistry Club of Geneseo

Chem Club plans to lead the community through chemistry and practice of safety. We want to show people how impactful chemistry can be in our everyday lives. Often times people are intimidated by the subject and think it's only for those who are geniuses or some believe chemistry is boring and too much work. We want to show that chemistry is for everyone regardless of major or academic status. We are constantly in contact with chemistry all the time such as brushing our teeth or cooking. We want to show people that you do not need to be afraid of the subject and there is community where you can come and learn about it safely without judgement. Also, it is not at all boring and it is totally worth it. Especially when you like to tie-dye, color your hair, paint, and more. Chemistry is for EVERYONE!

SUNY Geneseo Physics Club

The purpose of this club is to bring members of the Geneseo physics community together and to enrich the recognition of physics in everyday life. Events such as bi-annual picnics, and Collisions Night will be planned. As well as the distribution of Physics club apparel. Meetings will include general physics current events, occasional special guests, and will partner with stem clubs in collaborations.

English Club at Geneseo

The purpose of English Club is to give students the opportunity to meet others in their field of study with common interests, and to form a supportive community centered around those interests. The Club will also be a vehicle for students to voice their opinions, complaints, and suggestions to the English Department concerning Department policies, objectives, and curriculum. The Club will also offer academic activities to enhance the students’ studies and provide an outlet for their creative abilities.

Society for Human Resource Management

The purpose of this Chapter shall be as follows:\nA. To give students considering a future in Human Resources Management a better idea of what is available to them in their prospective field.\nB. To keep students up to date on scientific studies or research pertaining to new developments in the field of Human Resource Management.\nC. To develop a core of students interested in becoming professional Human Resource Managers in the future.\nD. To provide students with an opportunity to network with Human Resource Management professionals.\nE. To apply for and receive the Merit Award.\nF. To encourage adherence to the code of ethics of SHRM (national organization).

Association for Women in Mathematics Geneseo Chapter

AWM aims to provide an opportunity for students to engage in discussion and participate in events with other students and faculty. These events include, but are not limited to, discussion meetings, AWM video conference calls (set up and organized by the national AWM), and possible professor presentations. As a club on campus, we hope to develop an appreciation of women and under-represented groups in mathematics and academics by centering women's voices and experiences in mathematics and fostering a more welcoming community.

Geneseo Geology Club

Our mission as a club shall be to give all students interested in earth science and related sciences an opportunity to increase their knowledge and enjoyment of these subjects, and to promote a greater appreciation of these subjects within the college community.

Mock Trial

Mock Trial is a student run club where we take the facts of a fictional court case and present arguments in front of a panel of judges and jurors in a competitive format against other schools. Students take on roles of attorneys and witnesses to simulate a realistic courtroom experience. Members of Mock Trial learn trial procedure, objections, how to think on their feet, public speaking, and even acting skills! We aim to educate the next generation of legal professionals and general global citizens, and we have fun doing it!

Poets Society

Poets' Society exists to spread appreciation of poetry in its various forms and to provide a creative outlet for its members, existing as an open and accepting community of writers and listeners. We hope to not only extend knowledge of the craft and performance of poetry but also to encourage our members to embrace and engage the world of poetry beyond ourselves.

  • Meet Times:
    Weekly on Sundays at 6:00 PM in Sturges 210 or Hunt Room

Psychology Club

The purpose of this organization is to perform three functions. Our first function is to provide information to undergraduates about important research or internship opportunities within the department and to explain the road-map to achieving the major. The volunteering function is to help students become more involved in the community and promote psychology-related programs on campus. Our last function is to provide academic activities such as colloquiums and speakers for the students that they would not ordinarily receive in the classroom.

The Speaking Project

We have weekly meetings where one individual will give a major speech/presentation and be evaluated by a peer. We then discuss the evaluation in order to point out things the speaker did well, whether the answered the prompt, and what are some things they could work on. We aim to have a safe and comfortable environment where the speaker has the opportunity to grow and prosper in public speaking. No individual is forced to do a major speech if they do not want to. They are more than welcome to just come sit and listen to the advise that is given.

Accounting Society

The Accounting Society is an organization at SUNY Geneseo that provides numerous networking and learning opportunities to our students by sponsoring or hosting specific professional and community events. Our main goal is to promote the professional and personal development of our members.

Model UN

The Model UN club holds weekly meetings which generally consist of at least one exercise meant to simulate our conferences in some way. Our conferences in a normal year would be at several colleges around the Northeast and one in Montreal, where each member of the team who comes participates in a separate UN committee simulation. The purpose of these is two debate the topic of that UN assembly meeting and over the course of the weekend, draft and debate UN style resolutions.

Programming and Data Science Club

The Programming and Data Science Club of SUNY Geneseo offers a fun and educational environment for students and community members alike to pursue their interests in computer science, data science, and technology. Our club also functions as a resource for students that need help learning any of the programming languages that they'll find in their classes at Geneseo. As a club, we've traveled to different computing/data competitions across New York and done very well. We've received awards and praise from HackUpstate, Google, and the American Statistical Association at their DataFest competition. Some of the club's goals include spreading the wealth of computing knowledge to the Geneseo community, continuing to do well at these regional competitions, and getting more community members interested in the exciting and useful world of computer and data science.

Minority Association for PreHealth Students

The Minority Association for PreHealth Students is a subchapter of the Student National Medical Association. The SNMA is a student-ran organization committed to enriching underserved communities through cultivating clinically excellent, culturally competent, and socially conscious physicians by offering underrepresented and underprivileged minorities in the medical field opportunities and resources.\n\nThese resources include (but not limited to):\nPipeline programs\nMentorships\nLeadership development\nVolunteerism\nResearch opportunities\nClinical experiences\nMed school visits\nPreMed advisors \nMCAT resources!\nCultural Awareness seminars\nRegional and National Conferences\netc.\n\nGeneseo MAPS encourages all members of the prehealth community to join our organization despite what you may identify as.

Political Affairs Club

SUNY Geneseo's Political Affairs Club (PAC) will engage in active dialogue in recent and historical political activities. The club is a safe space to participate in a bipartisan led current events discussion. The focus will be on the United States political happenings, but may extend to those outside of the country.

GSteppas

Gsteppas works to build teamwork and discipline between members and to cultivate a family-oriented community. We aim to educate our team and the Geneseo community on the history of step through performances.

American Cancer Society On Campus

Mission Statement: "Knights Fighting for A Cause"\nRaised >95,000 for ACS during a virtual Relay For Life \nManaged to raise a lot for ACS despite the pandemic, gained new members, good GASO\nPink Tie Event \nIn honor of breast cancer awareness month we host this event in the ballroom of the union to help in raising awareness of this common disease.\nOctober 10th, 2019\nGASO Tabling \nRaise awareness of the consequences of smoking and how it affects others as well.\n\nFund The Mission\n72 hour fundraising challenge amongst collegiate relays to raise the most amount of money during this time\nGeneseo raised over $11,000\nRan from February 18th - February 20th\nRelay For Life - May 1st Virtual \nTo celebrate our love ones who have beat cancer, to remember our loved ones who we have lose to cancer, and to fight back with those who are still fighting cancer.

Optometry Club

Optometry Club’s members learn to reduce barriers to care by serving as advocates for community members. Students will educate community members about the importance of receiving regular eye exams to improve overall eye health. Members provide free vision screenings to community members each semester as time permits. While performing a vision screening, members must indicate that they are student volunteers, and that the screening just gives an estimate of the community member’s visual acuity (it is not an eye exam). Members of Optometry Club should encourage the community members present at the screening to see an eye care professional for a complete eye exam. Optometry Club will also fundraise for various eye care organizations and hold a used eyeglass drive.

Bookworms

Bookworms will spread awareness of and explore literature through reading and discussing in its meetings. We will advocate and promote literacy on campus and off through collaborations in the community.

La Casa Hispánica

Our purpose is to educate Geneseo students on the not-so-mainstream cultures that speak the Spanish language. Mexico and Spain are wonderful places, but there is also much to know about many other Spanish-speaking regions with interesting traditions, lifestyles, and arts.

History Club at Geneseo

History Club's purpose is to encourage the pursuit of historical research and interest by providing an understanding of current events through an understanding of their historical basis, and to provide an opportunity for students to share their historical interests through lectures, discussions, and trips.

Pre-Veterinary Club

We are an organization created with the intent and purpose of creating talented and well educated applicants for Veterinary Schools through the guidance of Alumni, upperclassmen and Experts within the Veterinary Field. The Club will strengthen its members by expanding their education through activities such as hosting Veterinarian panels and putting members in contact with Veterinary school admissions. We have also run mutliple events including the Equine Clinic, and Pet Palooza, our annual event.

English Immersion Group

EIG hosts weekly meetings that initiate cross-cultural discussion and provide opportunities for English Language Learners to practice speaking skills. Through presentations, games, and group discussions members exchange ideas and learn about American society and culture as well as other cultures. When possible, collaborative events with other cultural clubs and/or larger events hosted by the club are meant to increase connections within the group and with the larger camus community.

Art History Association

To provide a space for Art History majors, minors, and concentrations to have an academic club and to fuel the arts at Geneseo. We hold meetings and write an alumni newsletter for connections to the field.

Voices for Planned Parenthood

Voices for Planned Parenthood of the State University of New York at Geneseo exists to educate the University community about reproductive health and rights, to translate increased awareness into reproductive justice activism on campus, and to serve as a coalition partner to on campus, local, state, national, and international reproductive rights efforts.

People for Animal Welfare

We will table in union, host events with cruelty-free giveaways, documentary screenings, cooking demos etc.

College Democrats at Geneseo

In College Democrats, we discuss politics and current events in weekly inclusive discussions. We also hold events with the College Republicans and other organizations to encourage voter registration, civic engagement, and advocacy. We also work with and campaign for local candidates.

College Republicans at Geneseo

The intent of the Club is threefold:\n1.) To make known and promote the principles of the Republican Party among the students at SUNY Geneseo.\n2.) To provide students with a conservative political outlet at SUNY Geneseo.\n3.) To develop political skills and leadership abilities among students in order to better serve the community.

International Youth and Students for Social Equality

Young people, including students, face a dangerous future. The fraudulent economic "recovery" is worsening for the vast majority of the population. Imperialist war, even a nuclear World War III, looms around the corner. Climate change threatens the entire planet. These threats and others demonstrate that capitalism is a system in crisis, incapable of creating a decent future for youth, students, and workers everywhere. The SUNY Geneseo chapter of the International Youth and Students for Social Equality seeks to mobilize students and young workers in the struggle for the only viable alternative to capitalism: socialism. The IYSSE is dedicated to the defense of democratic rights, opposition to war, and the arming of students, youth, and workers with a socialist perspective. To do so, we hold weekly meetings to engage students and workers and orient members toward the working class. All interested people are welcome to attend meetings, regardless of major or enrollment status.

Roosevelt Insititute

We work on targeting issues in our community and brainstorming solutions for these problems through public policy.

Green Environmental Group

GEO is an environmental organization aimed at creating, bringing awareness about sustainable initiatives on campus, and educating our community on three pillars of sustainability. GEO seeks out all students who wish to actively participate in supporting, creating, and maintaining a sustainable community.We hope to foster ingenuity in our student body and bring campus-wide, sustainable solutions, as well host events to raise awareness about things such as recycling, composting, climate change, and many other pressing current issues.

Animal Lovers of Geneseo

The Animal Lovers of Geneseo mission is to bring together a community of people who have a love for animals. We want to promote education and awareness about safe and ethical treatment of animals, and promote responsible ownership practices for people who own any pets. Since COVID has restricted many gatherings, this club aims to use social media as its main platform to bring people together and promote awareness about being a pet owner and the use of animals in laboratories. We plan on hold virtual events that offer a safe and convenient meeting space to talk about our shared interest in animals. Some possible events include raising money for local animal shelters, the ASPCA, Happy Animals Club, and other organizations that share our same goal. Another possible event could be going to nearby animal shelters to offer support and doing a show and tell of local pets for animal therapy (restrictions permitting).

Students for Life at SUNY Geneseo

Members of Students for Life at Geneseo work to save lives threatened by induced abortion, euthanasia and the destruction of human embryos for research. In furtherance of these goals, members seek to promote respect for life at Geneseo and on a local, state and national level, to educate on life issues, to help those in need so that life is a promising choice and to work with others who share common goals.

Voices Uncovered

Voices Uncovered is dedicated to providing an encouraging and judgment-free creative platform for marginalized students to share their unique abilities and talents with their fellow Geneseo peers, faculty, and staff. This creative platform can range from student written scripts, performances, or showcases that enable students to highlight areas of concern and educate their fellow peers on issues that are important to them. Voices Uncovered will devote its time to process students’ experiences with micro-aggressions, stereotyping, and discriminatory discourse or actions. Members of the club will be encouraged to speak up about their experiences dealing with these issues. Voices Uncovered will further the conversation about marginalization and discrimination by actively challenging the status quo and collaborating with Geneseo student cultural groups. Geneseo is our home away from home and we see the value in fixing or drawing attention to areas of concern in this regard. In order to achieve this, Voices Uncovered will allot a space during our meetings for free-writes and open discourse. In this space, students can talk about recent events that have affected them on a personal or global level. We believe that any incident, no matter how miniscule it may seem, is worth discussing. Oftentimes, individuals who have experienced a form of discrimination or have been marginalized by their peers seek validation for their reactions and emotions. Additionally, Voices Uncovered will host group interviews focused on self-identity and marginalization that will serve as the foundation for the end of the semester performance geared towards highlighting these particular issues in an attempt to educate our Geneseo campus. Consenting individuals will also be published on our permanent online presence. Voices Uncovered is passionate about empowering our fellow peers to have their voices heard and inviting our community to listen.

Council for Exceptional Children

The Council for Exceptional Children is a professional association of educators dedicated to advancing the success of children with exceptionalities. We accomplish our mission through advocacy, standards, and professional development. Club opportunities involve volunteering in weekly special olympics practices, having pen pals, listening to guest speakers, and other things as such.

Peace Action Geneseo

Peace Action New York State is a state chapter of Peace Action, the nation's largest grassroots peace advocacy organization. Peace Action New York State connects activists — in community and campus chapters — for coordinated action to demand U.S. foreign policy that promotes diplomacy and human needs, and to challenge militarism at home and abroad. With chapters across the entire state, Peace Action New York is able to mobilize and organize thousands of students, community activists and policymakers. State-wide actions are coordinated through the state office, and we bring the voice of New York to the national level.

Partners in Health Engage

"Our mission is to provide a preferential option for the poor in health care. By establishing long-term relationships with sister organizations based in settings of poverty, Partners In Health strives to achieve two overarching goals: to bring the benefits of modern medical science to those most in need of them and to serve as an antidote to despair."

Student Coalition for Migrant Workers

The SCMW serves to help migrant workers, migrant students, as well as any Latinx student or person. This club will create community engagement opportunities between the Geneseo Community and the migrant workers community. The club will also help create different fundraising ideas to give out a scholarship to a Migrant/Latinx high school student who would like to attend college but does not have the resources. Finally, the SCMW will help tutor English classes for adults, and tutor different subjects to young children in the Tepeyac Welcoming Migrant Center.

Cheerleading at Geneseo

To devise routines which incorporate dances, tumbling, cheering techniques and stunting, which meets the current NCAA Collegiate Cheerleading safety guidelines, to be presented at multiple intercollegiate competitions each season. To represent and to promote school spirit at various SUNY Geneseo sporting events consisting mainly of, but not limited to, SUNY Geneseo Basketball games.

Men's Club Basketball

Along with being in a more competitive setting, the club team is also a good way for people to make friends and stay active throughout college as well. We play a 3 game series most weekends against other colleges in the area and we usually practice a couple days a week as well.

Club Baseball

The purpose of our organization is to provide an opportunity for SUNY Geneseo students to play baseball against other nationally sanctioned Club Baseball teams, as well as JV and Varsity teams in the northeast.

Men's Volleyball Club at Geneseo

The purpose of this club is to learn, teach and play volleyball in an organized manner. In addition, it will also participate in tournaments at other nearby colleges.

Geneseo Women's Club Ice Hockey

We have two practices a week and 1-2 games each weekend. We participate in competitive games with other nearby colleges and travel teams including SUNY, and private schools and even local travel teams. Last year we also volunteered with a younger girls team to help them increase their skill and knowledge of the game.

Ski and Snowboard Club at Geneseo

A group of 150 students who come together to ski or snowboard while staying in a beautiful hotel that leads straight to the ski lifts. The club makes one big trip per year to Tremblant in January. Our purpose is to come together in the common interest of skiing or snowboarding and spend time as a big group exploring the small town of Tremblant.

Club Golf at Geneseo

Competing in tournaments and playing golf on a weekly basis.

  • Meet Times:
    Weekly on Saturdays at 12:00 PM in Livingston Country club

Quidditch at Geneseo

Our purpose is to enable the students of SUNY Geneseo to compete regionally and nationally in the sport of Quidditch. The Quidditch at SUNY Geneseo team will be open to attending such events as; the Snowbelt Conference Opening Tournament, the Northeast Classic, and the USQ Regionals.

Men's Club Lacrosse

Our goal is to field a team and play in a season competing with schools in the area.

Figure Skating Club at Geneseo

Purposes of the club are to encourage the instruction, practice, and advancement of the members in moves in the field, freestyle skating, ice dancing, and all types of figure skating; to encourage and cultivate a spirit of unity among ice skaters; to sponsor, to produce, or cooperate in the production of ice shows, as well as support each other at competitions; and to carry out the general policies of the United States Figure Skating Association.

Women's Club Lacrosse

Women's Club Lacrosse is an organization for both new and experienced players. We practice a couple times a week and play games against other college's club teams. Our goal is to make new friends and bond with the team as well as to play lacrosse at a competitive level. We work to improve individual skills, game strategy, and teamwork.

Badminton Club

Meetings occur on Fridays and Saturday nights(time is TBD) and we play badminton matches.

Club Tennis

Club tennis will be exposed in the Student Expo as a way to get more students involved in this beautiful sport. Tennis is great sport that increases ones reaction time and helps improves muscle tone, endurance and flexibility. Practice will be held in the form of mini tennis, volleying, stretches, running, etc. Games such as King/Queen of the court Gladiator and more will be conducted.

Club Softball at Geneseo

The purpose of this organization is to create a group that students of all skill levels can join to participate in a competitive softball environment. This will enrich the learning experience by creating a community where students with similar interests can come together and share their passion.

Geneseo Men's Club Ice Hockey

Our goal is to give an opportunity to those who couldn't play college hockey to continue to play the game they love. This is also a great way to meet friends, and stay active. We have weekly practices and games.

Geneseo Men's Club Rugby

The Men’s Rugby team is devoted to learning, teaching, and playing the sport of Rugby. As players our goal is to perform at our highest level and represent ourselves and our organization. Also, we are devoted to being an asset to the community of Geneseo both on-campus and off-campus.

Geneseo Club Ultimate Frisbee

Geneseo Club Ultimate Frisbee is a non contact sport and the team travels to a variety of colleges and competes in tournaments. Geneseo Ultimate is dedicated to the betterment of both our program and our society by remaining educated, up to date and most importantly- active.

Women's Club Volleyball

The purpose of this organization is to create a team of athletes interested in playing volleyball. This team will consist of a group of committed, supportive, and hardworking women. We have three teams; tournament team, where we have weekly practices to prepare us for competitions, scrimmage team, where we also have weekly practice to prepare us for scrimmages against other schools and each other, and also practice team, where we are learning the skills of volleyball.

Women's Rugby at Geneseo

Meets every weekday for practices and workouts, competes with other schools at games on the weekends

Running Club at Geneseo

The purpose of Geneseo Running Club is to provide a supportive environment for runners of all levels to meet and run together to promote stronger physical and mental health. Various fundraisers will be held throughout the year, to raise money for any club-related costs or to donate to charity. Members will have the option to compete in local 5k road races throughout the semester.

Geneseo Crew Club

Athletes who row as a part of Geneseo Crew develop beneficial life skills and habits which often lead students to academic success and life fulfillment. Our program consists of two teams, both Men and Women, whom are comprised of a novice and varsity team. \n\nThroughout our fall and spring competitive seasons, we compete in regattas from Canada to Pennsylvania. Our club has the opportunity to race against a multitude of other collegiate teams, both larger and smaller than our own. Geneseo Crew takes pride in our ability to rise to the challenge of competing at such a high level at these regattas. Our athletes consistently improve physically and technically as a result of their hard work and determination. \n\nOur team welcomes all levels of experience

Geneseo Club Soccer

We participate in the club soccer league that plays competitive matches against other colleges across NYS in the fall. We also practice multiple times a week during the fall and hold some sessions in the gym during the winter.

Wrestling Club

The purpose of this club is to promote folkstyle wrestling, competitive and casual, by holding practices and attending competitions while maintaining a safe and sportsmanlike environment. We try to practice approximately 3 times per week, and will seek out scrimmages and competitions based on the ability and intent of our members

Karate Club at Geneseo

Karate club aims to teach students various facets of martial arts, such as self defense, kata, techniques, breaking, sparring, and weapons. The club meets twice a week, and self defense clinics are conducted upon request throughout the semester. Other campus affiliated clubs and organizations are welcome to contact us and request that we host a clinic for them. As students progress through the early levels of karate, they will also become familiar with some of the language, culture and history behind the techniques. Our goal as a club is to provide students with a solid foundation of skills and knowledge on which to begin their martial arts journey.\n\nMembers of the club agree to abide by the rules and regulations set forth by the club itself and by the SUNY college at Geneseo. SUNY rules may be found on the colleges official website. Club rules are as follows:\nClosely follow the instructions of the officer leading the class. This is a matter of both respect and safety\nBe respectful to all other members of the club. Students of all levels of physical ability are welcome to participate; no one should be made to feel uncomfortable or unwelcome due to their performance\nDon't speak while an instructor is speaking\nOnly light contact is allowed in sparring practice. Never hit someone with full force. Additionally, no strikes are permitted to the head or below the belt\nWhen practicing self defense, be mindful of your partner and never ignore a tap-out\nSparring, self defense, and weapons may only be practiced with supervision from an instructor\n\nAll registered students may be members in our club.\n\nPeople other than registered students, including but not limited to faculty and alumni, may be associate members of the club. However, they do not hold full membership status and as such may not participate in club votes and can not hold office\n\nThe College of Geneseo, the advisor, executive board, and the Karate Club itself are not liable for any injury that may occur during our activities.\n\nMembers will not be discriminated against based on gender, age, sexuality, ethnicity, religion, or any other aspect of their person.

Geneseo Ski Team

We want to provide a race team for students to continue their love for skiing.

Women's Club Soccer

The purpose of this organization is to create an inclusive team of athletes who are interested in playing soccer above the intramural level. With weekly practices and competitive gameplay, Women's Club Soccer will provide a welcoming environment for those who wish to come together and play soccer.

Japanese Culture Club

Japanese Culture Club works to give our members opportunities to learn about Japanese culture. Along with our weekly general meetings, in which we convey information through presentations and activities, we conduct larger events such as our annual cultural dinner, Japan Knight, to reach a larger audience on campus.

Shakti

Shakti, which means strength in Sanskrit, is an organization that strives to represent South Asian students by creating student solidarity. It is an outlet for South Asian students seeking self-discovery as well as a vehicle to enhance the diversity of the campus at large on issues of diversity and multiculturalism with respect to South Asian culture.

Black Student Union

We the students of the State University of New York at Geneseo, in order to unite through the greater awareness of the cultures of the African Diaspora using cultural educational and social activities do establish this constitution. Following such, this organization "Agrees to uphold in the conduct of our affairs all regulations of the College and the State University of New York."

Latinx Student Association

To aid in developing an appreciation and understanding of our culture, to promote education and scholastic achievement among our members, to provide positive interaction with the community, and to foster such programs as may be indicated by these objectives.

African Student Association

The mission of ASA is: To act as the official representative of the African student body in matters affecting them at SUNY Geneseo. To cooperate with other regional and/or national African student bodies concerned with or engaged in activities promoting the welfare of the African continent. To improve the quality of life of African Students at SUNY Geneseo by arranging social activities, other cultural and sporting events.

Caribbean Student Association

The Caribbean Student Association is built off the passion and want to unite through awareness of Caribbean cultures using cultural, educational, and social activities including but not limited to weekly presentations, Jouver't a paint and powder celebration of the end of slavery in the Caribbean, a mental health event with the fraternity Alpha Phi Alpha, a fashion show to showcase our students and different cultures, and many collaborations with other clubs.

Pride Alliance

The Pride Alliance is a safe and inclusive space for LGBTQ+ students and their allies to find community, discuss the issues they face, and celebrate diversity. Our purpose is to unite SUNY Geneseo's LGBTQ+ community. Each weekly meeting centers around a different topic, giving members the opportunity to expand their knowledge. In addition to our regular weekly meetings, we have several annual events that draw hundreds of students each year. Second Chance Prom is a fall dance that invites everyone to dress how they want, bring who they want, and be who they want. Students who couldn't enjoy their high school proms due to prejudice and discrimination get a second chance here. In the spring, Pride and GLK host Drag Ball, a huge celebration of drag performance as an art form born from the LGBTQ+ community. This event includes both student and professional performers. We will most likely not be able to hold both events this year, but have been working with GLK to find alternatives that maintain our focus on community. We also have a yearly cultural dinner, Pride Night, another celebration of LGBTQ+ culture.

Korean American Student Association

The purpose of the Korean American Student Association is to unify individuals of all backgrounds to share in and experience Korean culture through various educational, social, and recreational programs. We hold weekly meetings where we present on a topic relating to Korean culture, history, entertainment, or current events, and play a game after. Each semester we have a large event, Running Man in the Fall, and K-Night in the Spring. Running Man is a fun event filled with team-based mini games, and a big scavenger hunt at the end. K-Night is a stage production, where we cook Korean food, preform a skit, and put on both traditional and modern Korean Dances.

Muslim Student Association

Our aim is to promote a sense of community among Muslim and non-Muslim students on campus, dispel common misconceptions and stereotypes of Islam, and present the Islamic culture, history, and thought to the community as a whole. This organization does not exist to enforce the practice of the religion but rather to provide a venue through which Geneseo students, Muslim and non-Muslim, may explore the religion.

Himalayan Student Association

HSA is a cultural club aims to encourage involvement among Geneseo students by organizing events that highlights cultures of the Himalayan region.

German Club at Geneseo

Our mission statement is to promote the German Language and Culture.

The Ghana Project

The Ghana Project works to encourage the health, education and overall well-being of children who lack the financial availability and resources to do so for themselves in Ghana. Through fundraising and cultural events, the Ghana Project encourages other students to become more interculturally competent and provides opportunity for students to come together and volunteer to help out others as a community. Fundraising will benefit the Agogo Hospital and Besease School in Ghana.

Phi Delta Epsilon

Phi Delta Epsilon provides premedical and medical students the opportunity to connect with other students going into the medical field. We offer networking through alumni and doctor meet and greet sessions. Every year, we hold fundraisers for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. We also attend conferences with other PhiDE chapters around the US. Our values are education, deity, philanthropy, and equity. Facta-Non-Verba: Deeds not Words

Sigma Alpha Mu

Sammys looks to raise money and awareness for the Judy Fund. The Judy Fund raises money for alzheimer association. We also look to hold events to clean up the Town.

Sigma Nu Chi

Fraternity involved in social and philanthropic events in the Geneseo community.

Phi Kappa Chi

One philanthropist event that we participate in with our sister sorority Sigma Delta Tau every year that we are very proud of is the Dodgeball-For-All Event. The event provides money for the Jacquie Hirsch For A.L.L. Foundation.

Omega Beta Psi

Omega focuses on fostering lifelong friendships for all of our brothers. We also enjoy making charitable contributions to the community. Our past contributions have included being involved with Relay for Life, as well as working with other charities to ensure access to clean water for those who need it. In the future we hope to make Greek Life more inclusive for all.

Alpha Kappa Phi

AGO is one of the oldest local sororities on campus. It all began at the Geneseo Normal School in 1885 when 17 women formed a literary organization—the Agonian Society—under the direction of school president William Milne. The society's purpose was to study great works of literature and writers of the time, as well as to provide a social outlet for its members. On October 8, 1892, the Agonian Society of the Geneseo Normal School united with societies of Oneonta and Fredonia to form a fraternity at what was called the First Annual Convention of the Agonian Fraternity. Geneseo became the Alpha Chapter of the Agonian Fraternity. In 1928 an Agonian Convention was held in Oswego, NY. At this convention the constitution was revised and we were officially recognized as Alpha Kappa Phi, which we still go by to this day. We maintain our status as a proud local social sorority, that likes to stay involved in the Geneseo's community and Geneseo's Inter Greek council. We typically have between 40-60 girls in sorority at a time. However, this can change at any time, as we have no quotas to fulfill. We occupy 26 Wadsworth St, typically the oldest members in sorority live in this location. We refer to it as the AGO house. As a sorority we emphasize the importance of truth, love and friendship- making sure we are always there for one another is a top priority to us. We take pride in putting together fundraisers like the AGO Haunted House, which we do each and every year. All of the proceeds go to the Bivona Child Advocacy Center. This group is important to all members of our organization. We also maintain a strong alumni network. The corporation board, which is made up of Ago alumnae and active sisters, meets at least once a semester to discuss real property matters such as rent, house maintenance, and home improvements. They also maintain relations with the SUNY Geneseo administration, organize alumnae events, advise the active sisters and oversee our Scholarship Selection Committee. We are a smaller organization but enjoy this as it allows us to be very close to one another.

Delta Kappa Tau

We, the Delta Kappa Tau Fraternity, set forth to sustain an organization of intelligent, young men promoting brotherhood, community, service, and scholarship. Furthermore, we draw on our roots in the original Delphic Fraternity, founded in 1871, in continuing its mission: "Extended cultivation of thought and language, and to fit fraternal activities more efficiently into this pattern."

Sigma Tau Psi

Official motto: True brotherhood is known only by a few. Social and philanthropic brotherhood.

Alpha Phi Omega

The Alpha Phi Omega community is guided by our beliefs and commitments to the following values: \n\nLeadership - Having leadership as a character trait determines our opportunities, impact and influence. Leadership also drives what we do and why it is truly a reflection of who we are. As a national organization, Alpha Phi Omega strives to develop our members as leaders through service to others. Through our leadership skills we aim to leave a lasting impact on our nation and world.\n\n\nFriendship - Alpha Phi Omega seeks to develop friendships and a sense of brotherhood among all members through shared experiences and a shared understanding and appreciation of the Fraternity mission and values. Brotherhood cannot exist without the spirit of friendship, a sense of respect, honesty and dependability.\n\n\nService - Service is central to Alpha Phi Omega. Through service the bonds of brotherhood are strengthened, and it is one avenue through which our members grow in leadership. By giving back to our chapters, campuses, communities and country, we have the opportunity to learn more about the needs of these groups and to connect in ways that are meaningful and impactful.

Alpha Chi Rho

Crows strives to be great members of the Geneseo community in many ways. Whether it be volunteer work, trying to raise money for Relay for Life from our annual Deep Freeze event, or being respectable members of the community by doing our part to help limit the spread of Covid-19 by social distancing. Crows is committed to our landmarks which include being held to a higher standard in word and deed.

Zeta Beta Xi

We the members of the Zeta Beta Xi fraternity, believe the development of the individual as a responsible, mature member of society is the primary goal of the university today. We believe the fraternity offers a unique, desirable, and successful means of achieving this goal.

Pi Kappa Phi

Our Mission: To create an uncommon and lifelong brotherhood that develops leaders and encourages service to others for the betterment of our communities. \n\nOur Vision: A future where every Pi Kappa Phi embraces his role as a leader, puts service before self and improves the world around him. \n\nOur Public Values: Common Loyalty, Personal Responsibility, Achievement, Accountability, Campus Involvement, Responsible Citizenship, Lifelong Commitment.

Men of Action and Change

Men of Action and Change members uphold the five core principles handed down by our forefathers of Service, Scholarship, Unity, Fitness, and Loyalty when conducting themselves both in private and public.

Alpha Omega Pi

Alpha Omega Pi is a local sorority on campus founded in 1985. The sisters of AOPi participate in several charity events each year including Relay For Life, the Rochester Breast Cancer Walk, and so on. We hold several fundraisers that we then donate to organizations in need like COVID reliefs, One Nations Walking Together, and Communities United Against Police Brutality. Our purpose is to create friendships and bonds among one another that will last a lifetime.

Phi Alpha Delta

According to our website, "Phi Alpha Delta is the world's preeminent law fraternity because of our dedication to service: service to the student, the school, the profession, and the community. Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, International strives to be the premier legal professional organization with a diverse membership that cultivates leaders and serves as a voice for the role of legal professionalism in our society." At Geneseo, we help undergrad students assess the prospect of going to law school by inviting guest speakers who are lawyers and law students to come speak at our meetings, leading law school admissions test preparation sessions, and helping inform members about the application process.

Royal Lady Knights

The Royal Lady Knights is a local sorority that serves as both a service and a social organization. RLK is one of the largest here at SUNY Geneseo with over 70 active members. The women of RLK are active members of the college campus as well as the community.\n \nRLK encourages a welcoming environment as our motto is "Come As You Are". \nOn October 17, 1989, 20 women held a meeting in Erie Hall. This was the first meeting of the soon-to-be Royal Lady Knights, originally founded as an alternative to Greek life. After many different names, the Royal Lady Knights was chosen and kept. "Come as you are" was decided as not only the motto, but also stands as the foundation for the organization. \n\nOn February 22, 1990, the Royal Lady Knights were officially recognized as a campus wide organization. Laura Wrubel was acquired as the advisor of RLK. On September 24, 1990, the first open meeting was held, approximately 70 people attended! During the first class orientation, the RLK dance was created and has been modified since. \n\nIn the Spring of 2013, along with social service organizations such as MAC and SMAC, the Royal Lady Knights joined the Inter-Greek Council and was recognized as a local sorority at SUNY Geneseo.\n\nAfter 30 years of service, 60 orientation classes, and over 850 women later, RLK continues to celebrate and strives to grow with many more members to come!\n\nThis year, 2020, RLK celebrated its 30th birthday!

Sigma Gamma Phi

Founded in 1892, Sigma Gamma Phi, also known as SGPhi, is Geneseo's third oldest sorority on campus. We are a local organization with three other chapters at Fredonia, Oneonta, and Potsdam. Once a year we get together with our chapters, swap traditions, and have a great time meeting other sisters! In Geneseo we are involved in many philanthropic activities and charities. We pride ourselves on our commitment to bettering our community through service projects. A few of our most recent recipients are National Meningitis Awareness, Relay for Life, the Alzheimer's Association, and many more. Sigma Gamma Phi is also not your typical sorority - and we pride ourselves on that! Forming great friendships and long-lasting bonds with each other are at the forefront of our organization. This, in turn with our strong alumnae support, allow us to form a network of passionate and focused women all over the country. We are all different and unique individuals who contribute to make Sigma Gamma Phi one of the best organizations around!

Alpha Delta Epsilon

The objective of this sorority is to promote intellectual, moral, and social improvements, to bind closer in their work, the students of the State University College at Geneseo, New York.

Zeta Phi Beta

Zeta Phi Beta sorority Incorporated is a community conscious action oriented organization.

Delta Phi Epsilon

Our motto is Esse Quam Videri, which is Latin for "to be, rather than to seem". Our philanthropies include the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, ANAD (anorexia nervosa and associated disorders), the DPhiE Educational Foundation, the American Cancer Society, and the Buffalo NAACP. We participate in many community service events throughout the year, and as a social sorority, place great emphasis on upstanding relationships with other Greek organizations, as well as other Student organizations. We maintain a standard of excellence of scholarship, sisterhood and membership development.

Alpha Sigma Tau

We are one of the four Panhellenic organizations on campus. As a Panhellenic sorority, our purpose is to help our women grow and succeed.

Alpha Kappa Psi

Mission Statement: The premier developer of Principled Business Leaders. We host on Professional Development Events, Fundraising Events, and Community Service Events. Our organization seeks to improve our members by increasing their professional skills including, but not limited to, interview, resume & public speaking skills.

Sisters Making A Change

We are service-oriented sorority that focused on giving back to the community, though we value fitness, inclusion, and friendship. Every semester we are in charge of hosting the Out of the Darkness walk for suicide prevention, though we also volunteer at several other events throughout the year.

Phi Kappa Pi

Clio was founded in 1872 and is Geneseo's oldest sorority. Our colors are gold and white and our flower is the beautiful daisy. As a tight-knit a loyal organization, we uphold our long-standing traditions with pride. Clios are more than sorority sisters. We're a family of best friends celebrating, doing charity, and sharing a bond that exists beyond the college years.

Sigma Delta Tau

Sigma Delta Tau empowers each member to reach her fullest potential by enriching the experience of women with similar ideals, building lasting relationships, promoting civic responsibility and fostering personal growth.

Sigma Kappa

The purpose of Sigma Kappa Sorority is to provide women lifelong opportunities and support for social, intellectual and spiritual development by bringing women together to positively impact our communities.

Phi Lambda Chi

The main aims and objectives of Phi Lamb are as follows: Maintain individuality while working together, promote harmony among all of the fraternal groups, promote fellowship, scholarship and cooperation within the school, promote citizenship on the campus and in the community, promote sincerity and loyalty toward our sisters and our school, and uphold our Constitution and that of the Inter-Greek Council.

Theta Chi

As the Kappa Theta chapter of the Theta Chi fraternity we pride ourselves in upholding the highest standard of all our brothers academically and professionally. We hold events to ensure our commitment to our 7 sacred purposes, some of which include; drug and alcohol abuse prevention, fire safety, sexual assault prevention etc. We take community building very seriously and make volunteerism and philanthropy a stable in our organization.

Anime Club of Geneseo

Gather people to watch anime series and movies or other actives on Fridays. Talk about anime with like minded people.

Fishing Club at Geneseo

The main goal of the Fishing Club at Geneseo is to share the sport of fishing as well as proper fishery conservation practices with as many people as we can. We love to fish, and we want to foster that love of the sport in others.

Nerf@Geneseo

We associate with the nerf blasters creating large community games that extend over the entire campus.

Geneseo Area Gaming Group

For over 25 years now, GAGG has offered the students and community members of Geneseo a variety of games to play with friends including board games, RPGs, Card games, and video games. Students have the chance to meet new friends in a place where they are encouraged to let their inner nerd out and play games.

Chess Club

The chess club will meet on a regular basis and play in an informal setting, whereby individuals can set up private matches with one another.

Circus Club

A place where people learn juggling, flow, arts, and various other skills found in circus environments. Have in the past hosted visiting performers, as well as a campus event to celebrate the art.

Fencing Club of SUNY Geneseo

We teach new members how to fence and allow experienced fencers to duel each other. Practice begins with a guided stretch and warm up, then fencers may duel or judge duels while new members are taught the basics of this sport.

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Psychology Club at Geneseo

Our committees plan events, get students in touch with volunteer opportunities, update the website, provide tutoring, and run social media.

Inter Residence Council

Purpose: to enrich the residential experience and allow for leadership development for students.

InterGreek Council

The object of the Inter Greek Council shall be to develop, maintain and promote fraternity and sorority life and Inter Greek relations at a high level of accomplishment and in so doing to:\n\nProvide opportunity for member organizations to participate in programs designed for community betterment.\nFoster unity among its member fraternities and sororities, in order to perpetuate the Greek ideals and respect for the principles on which the Greek-lettered community was founded.\nConsider the goals and ideals of member groups as continually applicable to campus and personal life.\n\nAdvise the chapters and provide assistance to them through the administration of the Recruitment process.\nAct as a liaison with SUNY Geneseo, its administration and its affiliated organizations.

Geneseo Campus Activities Board

Some of our large events are Siblings Weekend, Fall Fest, Welcome Back Jam, and Spring Fest. These events usually host up to 300 students. We also try to host events that are culturally diverse and entertaining.

Academic Affairs Committee

The Academic Affairs committee meets every week via zoom at 7:30 on Tuesday and is geared toward helping academic clubs put on events. Each academic department has a rep that they send to the meeting to give updates and vote on club proposals. Members are selected by the E-board via, an application interested students admit. We also hold a couple of events that are at the discretion of the e-board, and are generally open to the public.

Student Association

SA is responsible for the allocation of funds, resources, and personnel to various student-centered services and programs. The application of this mission is always changing to accommodate the most current needs of the student body. Hundreds of organizations, events and services are supported by SA for the benefit of students.

National Order of Omega

Chartered in 1993, the Nu Alpha Chapter of the National Order of Omega stands for Greek Excellence, both in academics and co-curricular activity. The Order of Omega is a nationally recognized Greek Honor Society. If accepted, applicants will be placed on a national roster, and become eligible for over 100 scholarships and graduate fellowships yearly. Following Chapter guidelines we are able to induct just 3% of the entire Greek population each year, making membership an extreme privilege and honor. National Order of Omega strives to represent Character, Scholarship, Intelligence, Service and Leadership.

Golden Key International Honour Society

The Golden Key National Honour Society was founded in 1977 at Georgia State University, and the SUNY Geneseo chapter was chartered in 1994. The purpose of the society is to provide a forum for recognizing all exceptional students, regardless of their major or their level of involvement in campus activities. The SUNY Geneseo chapter extends invitations for membership each January to the top 15% of Juniors and Seniors (students with more than 60 credits).\n\nThere are many benefits to membership in Golden Key. Newly inducted members pay a one-time membership fee, and are then entitled to participate in all Golden Key activities. In addition to being a resume builder, Golden Key membership offers chances at valuable leadership opportunities; chances to publish creative work in the society magazine, Concepts; and access to a wide network of advisors, alumni, and honorary members. Golden Key members receive access to Golden Key's Online Career Library, discounts to Kaplan Test Courses, and access to numerous national scholarship opportunities in all areas of academic and creative work. SUNY Geneseo's Golden Key chapter annually presents two scholarships: one to an outstanding new inductee, and one to an outstanding active member. Finally, the national organization also awards research grants and study abroad scholarships to qualified members.\n\nOur chapter focuses on providing academic service in the community of Geneseo and in the greater Livingston county. We do this by running registration workshops for freshman in the fall, reading to or with nearby elementary students, and supporting higher education in local high schools. We also participate in non-academically focused service activities, like Make-A-Difference Day, the Day of Caring, fundraising for the Livingston County Cares project, and Adopt-A-Family. We are a non-SA funded organization with a great deal of flexibility and resources. Our activities depend on the perceived needs of the community.

Kappa Delta Pi

All members must have a minimum 3.5 GPA to be invited into Kappa Delta Pi. Once initiated, all members must attend a mix of meetings and service projects to remain an active member of the Epsilon Tau Chapter. There are six service projects planned a year that are centered around benefitting educators and students in our local area. Some of these projects include local read-alouds, school supply drives, opportunities for professional development webinars for Geneseo students, and the compiling of resources.The mission of Kappa Delta Pi is "to prepare all learners for future challenges". The Epsilon Tau Chapter hopes to connect current members to alumni in order to promote networking and the continuation of support for educators.

Psi Chi: The National Honor Society in Psychology

Psi Chi is a national honor society whose purpose shall be to encourage, stimulate, and maintain excellence in scholarship of the individual members in all fields, particularly in psychology, and to advance the science of psychology.The mission of Psi Chi is to produce a well-educated, ethical, and socially responsible member committed to contributing to the science and profession of psychology and to society in general.

Blue Knights Chapter of the National Residence Hall Honorary

The purpose of this organization shall be to provide recognition to students for their contributions of time and effort to the advancement of residence halls, to foster the Values of NRHH (service and recognition) and to improve the quality of life on the Geneseo campus through NRHH sponsored activities.

The Lamron

The Lamron is SUNY Geneseo's weekly newspaper. It has 5 sections: News, Sports, Arts & Entertainment, Opinion and Knight's Life. The Lamron strives to keep the Geneseo community informed and has been publishing the truth since 1922.

MiNT Magazine

Each semester, MiNT will accept submissions from the student body for writing and art, which we will review as a club. Then, with the accepted submissions, we will create a literary magazine that will be distributed to the student body. We also publish everything on our website and hold a launch party where people can read their writing and talk about their art.

Chromatic

We meet every Friday to do themed photo shoots. Would occasionally do editing days in places like the Mac lab.

Her Campus at Geneseo

Her Campus writers will have the opportunity to enrich their college experience by interacting with other successful college-age women while publishing their writing on a national website. The purpose of the club is to provide a platform for young women (though not exclusive to women) of our campus to share their voices with a wider audience.

Southside Boys

The purpose of this organization is to provide the students of SUNY Geneseo with the opportunity to use and showcase their vocal talents through a student run a cappella music ensemble.

Slainte Irish Dance

The objects of this organization shall be the promotion of cultural Irish step dancing through performance and instruction. The performances will provide cultural enrichment throughout the college and Geneseo community. Friendship and social ties shall be cultivated through dedication to dance and community.

Original Xpressions

We feel that the OGX Dance Team will offer another style of dance that will allow students not only from the urban areas of New York but including students of every culture to appreciate dance. The OGX Dance Team would like to perform at events hosted by Geneseo clubs such as talent shows, cultural dinners, Relay For Life, Geneseo Great Day. We host our own events and workshops throughout the school year. We partake in WOW and GLK programming. We also host a Spring Dance Showcase in which we portray our talents and host other Culture clubs or outside teams. We like to host activities in which we promote being active and traveling to nearby to spread our love for urban and cultural dancing.

Ghostlight/Cothurnus

The purpose of this organization shall be to develop knowledge of dramatic art, skill in production, and to aid in the general cultural development of the individual. Ghostlight Productions works to perpetuate the theatrical experience for the campus, the community, and the surrounding area.

Currently Known As

The group allows for students to practice improv in a safe and forgiving environment while also teaching students improv techniques and skills that can be used in all walks of life.

Gospel Choir at Geneseo

We are the only gospel musical group on campus! Our goal to elevate and empower college students through ministry of gospel music on and off campus. \n\nAs a Christian based group, we accept individuals from all backgrounds regardless of religious beliefs, musical experience, or lack thereof! We perform at Ghana gala, Kwanzaa, other cultural events and off campus invitationals

Korye Geneseo

Educating the Geneseo community through drumming workshops and performances at events held by different groups in the Livingston county area.

Pep Band

The pep band plays music at all home hockey games. In the past, we practiced at 9pm on Thursday nights.

Flute Choir at Geneseo

The purpose of our organization is to establish a place that those who are passionate about music and playing the flute can have still have a way to play with others and develop their techniques even if they are in a non-music related major. With the help of Professor Scarbrough, this year we are meeting through Zoom to talk about the pieces we wish to practice this year and ultimately collaborate different parts per person to create a completed piece. Normally we attend a few events during the semester, such as the Saint Patrick's Day event and Great Day for our performances.

Between the Lines

We are an all-gender acapella group that focuses on being inclusive and having fun! We sing a very wide variety of music, and although we work hard, our main goal is to have a good time.

Knightline Dance Team

Knightline is well networked with other campus organizations and are a close knit group that have formed an unbreakable bond. Knightline's purpose is to support our home sports teams and provide entertainment at home sporting events. Routines are choreographed by the team captains and the team is advised by Jody DeLoria, an adjunct professor in the dance department. We hold auditions every fall semester.

G-steppas: Step Team at Geneseo

To promote diversity on SUNY Geneseo’s campus as well as give students who join a solid foundation in step as a form of dance. We wish to perform at several events on campus and as the opportunity presents itself, several competitions throughout the year.

Gajjda Bhangra

Our goal as a team is to perform dances we choreograph ourselves on campus. We also are involved in performances off-campus including Fringe Festival and Competitions held by other institutions.

Hips 'n Harmony

The purpose of this organization is to provide all women identifying students of SUNY Geneseo with an outlet to express themselves through a student run vocal ensemble.

Emmelodics All Gender A Cappella Group

Emmelodics is an all gender a cappella founded on the basis of creating a larger and more inclusive a cappella community. Emmelodics aims to perform a wide range of musical genres. Its emphasis on group cohesiveness, flexibility in performance, enhancing vocal abilities helps foster the "rich co-curricular environment" that the State University of New York at Geneseo strives to maintain as a recognized center of excellence and liberal arts institution.

Geneseo Musical Theatre Club

Mission Statement\nThe mission of this organization shall be to develop knowledge of musical theatre, skill in production, and to aid in the general cultural development of the campus population and community. To fulfill this mission, the club will perform one student produced musical theatre revue show each semester.\n\nStatement of Purpose\nAll members belonging to the organization named Musical Theatre Club agree to uphold the conduct of our affairs all regulations of the College and the State University of New York.\nMembership in Musical Theatre Club shall be open to all currently registered students at SUNY Geneseo.\nAssociate Members - College staff and faculty, alumni and non-College persons may have associate membership status. However, they may not have voting privileges, hold office, or pay dues. Associate Members are responsible for any and all costs incurred due to their participation and involvement, and mandatory Student Activity funds and College and State funds allocated to recognized student organizations cannot be used by Associate Members to support their involvement in organization activities, with the exception of the organization advisor or faculty or staff members designated by the Director of College Union and Activities to assist organizations with their programs. Associate Members are expected to adhere to the College Visitors Policy.\nAll members agree that any involvement in an organization-sponsored activity is voluntary. All members must affirm that Musical Theatre Club's executive board, advisor, and the college itself are not liable for any injury that may incur during any organization activity.\nMusical Theatre Club does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, or sexual orientation.\nMembership Eligibility requirements: Requirements cannot be based on illegal discrimination. Acceptable eligibility requirements include, but are not limited to:\nInterest in the subject, special qualifications, completion of training, attending practices, paying dues\n\nHazing: Hazing means any act, explicit or implicit, committed by a person, whether individually or in concert with others, against a student in connection with pledging, being initiated into, affiliating with, holding office in, or maintaining membership in any organization or team and which is intended to have the effect of, or should reasonably be expected to have the effect of, humiliating, intimidating or demeaning the student or endangering the mental or physical health of the student, regardless of the person's willingness to participate. Hazing also includes soliciting, directing, aiding, or otherwise participating actively or passively in the above acts.\nVoting privileges shall be granted to members of the performing ensemble that are currently registered students at SUNY Geneseo: (Requirements for voting privileges may be used for eligibility but cannot be based on illegal discrimination.)\nThe responsibilities of all members shall include, but are not limited to, mandatory attendance at meetings unless otherwise discussed with the executive board prior to the beginning of the semester and mandatory attendance at Tech Week rehearsals.\nThe executive board upon the completion of a formal audition shall select performing members of the club. Performing members are required to perform in three numbers within the repertory show, two of which being the Opening and Closing number. However a performing member may not necessarily perform in the opening and/or closing number due to his or her attendance at weekend rehearsals. Auditions for the performing members shall be held at the beginning of each semester. Returning members, as well as new members, are expected to audition each semester, regardless of former membership, though returning members may be exempt from auditioning with permission of the officers. Members of the executive board are selected at the end of the previous year are not expected to re-audition.

Sapphire Winterguard at Geneseo

The purpose of this organization is to provide an environment where students can learn flag spinning, rifle spinning, and basic dance techniques, no matter their level of experience. The ultimate goal of the organization is to represent Geneseo in competition in the North East Color Guard Circuit. The organization will also be available for special performance at sporting events and other campus activities to show school spirit and support.

Orchesis

Orchesis is the student-run dance organization at Geneseo; this club is for anyone and everyone! You can join as a beginner, intermediate, or advanced dancer; and you rehearse a dance that you get to perform at the end of the semester. We have one show every semester with about 17-20 dances, each of which is student choreographed. We are the largest student-run organization on campus with over 300 members.

Exit 8 Acapella

Organization (typically.. when there's not a pandemic) gathers twice a week for rehearsals and learns/practices songs to perform at all acapella concerts, invitationals, volunteer events, weddings, and other gigs. An escape from every day and an opportunity for members to share in a love of music.

Geneseo Art Club

A safe space for Geneseo's creatives to express themselves in all forms of art.

Stitches Knitting and Crocheting

Stitches is a club for people of all skill types. We teach everyone and welcome everyone. We have fun and talk about anything we can think of. We normally do an annual fundraiser for a local cat shelter. We also participate in relay for life and makers fest and do other volunteer work that we can. We hope to help people destress while knitting or crocheting and we hop to help people learn a new skil.

Beekeeping at Geneseo

This organization holds weekly meetings where we talk and learn about bees in any way possible. We look at things like the history of beekeeping (both on campus and around the world), the biology of bees, the matriarchy of the hive, and the environmental effects done by and on bees. The purpose of this organization is to provide students with an interactive educational program regarding the role of bees and beekeeping in our ecosystem. This club will support research opportunities involving bees for students of all interested majors. Our organization will allow students to explore their interests in beekeeping through occasional trips to local hives and beekeeping on campus.

Great Outdoors Club

Great Outdoors Club at Geneseo strives to provide an easy way for students to experience the great outdoors and network with other outdoor enthusiasts. The club aims to inform its members of the outdoor opportunities in Livingston County and the surrounding areas. Members will learn safe ways to experience the wilderness. Members will be challenged both physically and mentally, while developing new skills useful for both daily life and outdoor adventures. GOC will promote awareness and appreciation for the outdoors, and be an advocate for the significance and protection of the wilderness.

Gestures: Organization for Deaf Awareness

Gestures: Organization for Deaf Awareness is a club devoted to educating students, faculty, and members of the community about Deaf culture and American Sign Language. A portion of each meeting will be devoted to teaching American Sign Language at the beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels, or the levels required to meet the knowledge and demands of the club's members. The club will strive to bring members into contact with members of the Deaf community, either by hosting guest speakers during club meetings or making members aware of events in the Deaf community they may attend or otherwise participate in. Once a semester the club will organize an ASL Knight, an event which will be open to the general student body, faculty, and other members of the community who express interest in attending.

Friends of Recreation, Conservation, and Environmental Stewardship

FORCES is a model aimed to grow volunteerism within New York State Parks by giving students the opportunity to participate in stewardship, conservation, and historic preservation projects. Previous events have involved invasive species removal, tree planting, trail clearing, and hiking.

Nature Walk Club

The Nature Walk Club aims to encourage both the students of SUNY Geneseo and the Geneseo community to understand, enjoy, and preserve the natural world through education, hiking and volunteering.

Young Children's Council

Our mission as an organization is to aid in the preparation of future teachers by connecting them with children in the community. Through events such as storytime, our members get an opportunity to practice reading to children as well as learning about children from the community. Having students from the community come to the event allows us to get a better understanding of the students we will work with on field visits. Building these strong relationships with Geneseo community children not only makes the children happy, but it makes the Geneseo college students/club members happy and helps in preparing them for their future career.

TEDxSUNYGeneseo

A TEDx event is a local gathering where live TED-like talks and performances are shared with the community. TEDx events are fully planned and coordinated independently, on a community-by-community basis. The content and design of each TEDx event is unique and developed independently, but all of them have features in common. \n\nA TEDx event is organized by volunteers from the local community, and just like TED events, it lacks any commercial, religious or political agenda. Its goal is to spark conversation, connection and community.

Astronomy Club

The purpose of Astronomy Club is to enhance the interest in and knowledge of astronomy among Geneseo students through weekly meetings and events. Events that include the use of telescopes and the planetarium, along with trips to larger planetariums and other learning centers, will give members the opportunity to engage in active learning. Astronomy Club seeks to provide members with the opportunity to learn alongside a community of their peers who share their love and enthusiasm for astronomy.

Reenactment Company of SUNY Geneseo

Utilizing local history in order to get the public involved and ensure that this history does not fade from memory

Photography Club

The Photography Club meets once a week in different locations, utilizing different props and technology to create cool photo experiences, while giving tips and tricks to members based on the device they are shooting on.

Films Club

The first goal of the organization is to introduce students to new types of film genres, styles of directing, and film companies outside of America. The second goal is to bring together people with an interest in watching films. Th third goal is to analyze the historical background of each film and provide information about the directors and actors in them. There are two types of meetings. The first being officer meetings where the club's main officers discuss the club's status and what three to four movies will be shown that month. The second being film screenings which are currently occurring on watch2gether.com where we watch and discuss the movie being shown.

Yoga Club

Yoga Club's purpose is to transmit the teachings, philosophy, and practices of Yoga to the SUNY Geneseo Community. Furthermore, the club aims to promote self-discovery leading to Self-knowledge and Self-Actualization.

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship

We exist on campuses across the USA to know God and make His name known in every corner of campus. We long to see campuses renewed, faculty and students transformed, and world changers developed. Every week, we have a Serving Team (e-board) meeting, several Small Groups (Bible studies), a weekly Large Group (meeting with all chapter members, kinda like a church service on Friday nights), and occasionally an outreach event.

Brothers And Sister In Christ

Geneseo Brothers and Sisters in Christ (BASIC) is a student-run campus ministry with the goal of creating a community of believers who look at God in the center, look at each other for help, and seek out ways to help one another. BASIC regularly meets together to uplift, support, and correct one another through worshiping in song and prayer, as well as teaching, sharing The Word of God, and fellowship. Geneseo BASIC strives to cultivate a spirit-led meeting atmosphere that is meant to both refresh attendees, and spurn them on to love and do good deeds on the Geneseo campus and in other aspects of their lives.

Hillel at Geneseo

Hillel at Geneseo is the Jewish student life organization on SUNY Geneseo campus. Hillel at Geneseo is a beneficiary organization of the Jewish Federation of Rochester.\nMission Statement: Hillel seeks to inspire every Jewish student to make an enduring commitment to Jewish life and values. \nValues include:\nTikkun Olam- acts of loving kindness, healing the world\nTzedakah- Charity and acts of goodwill\nMishpachah- family and community building\nHillel is committed to:\nCreating a meaningful Jewish experience and a strong diverse community for all students\nWelcoming the Sabbath and other holidays \nListening to the community for new ideas and initiatives\nEducating the populace on pressing issues in Jewish culture and Israel

Wesley Foundation at Geneseo

Three simple rules: Do no harm. Do good. Stay in love with God. Saying them is easy, living them out is hard; let's explore together. We are an open group based out of the United Methodist Church, and explore faith through insightful discussion, good times and of course food. All are welcome and we meet in the College Union on Thursdays at 7 pm.

Memories Campaign at Geneseo

Memories Campaign is oral history program—in collaboration with the Geneseo English Department and the Livingston County Office of the Aging—devoted to recording the folk traditions and history of the SUNY Geneseo community. Student volunteers will be trained in recording and transcribing dialects and dialogue, managing self-limiting stories and emphasizing self-empowering stories, and publishing recorded oral histories of Senior citizens in the Geneseo community. The club will contribute magazines to the college highlighting their work with each Senior citizen.

Circle K International

Our mission is to better the world and to foster a community of leaders who will continue to make a positive impact on the world throughout their lifetime. We participate in a variety of events such as the annual Kiwanis Caregiver Luncheon to thank caregivers in the area, the annual Amy's Walk and Theresa Walk, and the Kiwanis Halloween Parade on Main Street in Geneseo. We also have assisted in the maintenance of Oakwood Cemetery, collected donations for Comfort Cases, ran Bingo at a local Senior Living Center, participated in Adopt a Highway, and much more. We are always looking for new ways to get involved in the community and make the most of our free time.

Common Hope at Geneseo

The purpose of Common Hope is to aid the parent organization in its goals of promoting health, wellness, and educational opportunities in Guatemala by means of volunteerism, donations, and fundraising.

Rotaract

Funded by the local Rotary Club, we volunteer in the Geneseo community. We meet with the local Club and are in contact with them, and we host volunteer events or have volunteer meetings.

Red Cross Club at SUNY Geneseo

"The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors."

Best Buddies at Geneseo

The objective of the Best Buddies SUNY Geneseo Chapter is to facilitate friendships between college students and people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in hopes of creating a more inclusive environment at Geneseo. Desired future events include biweekly meetings in which students and their buddies will participate in bonding activities e.g. arts and crafts projects, sports games, watch movies, etc. General meetings with only college students will also occur for fundraising and event planning.

Habitat for Humanity

Volunteer opportunity for student to help families in need. Families in need of a decent place to live build safe and affordable homes in partnership with Habitat for Humanity.

Community Health Alliance

The Community Health Alliance is an organization of students at SUNY Geneseo who strive to aid local, regional and global communities in their health needs. As students, we will address these needs with two main goals: creating healthier communities and gaining knowledge through experience in the healthcare field. By partnering with communities (working with them, not for them) we aim to work compassionately and effectively for those we serve by exchanging appropriate knowledge and resources.