Current FSU Student Organizations

Please see the student organizations currently active below. For more information about the organizations, to join an organization or to check out upcoming events, please follow this LINK to RamLink.

African Student Association

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: africanstudentassociation@framingham.edu

Afro-Caribbean Dance Group (ACDG)

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: acdg@framingham.edu

The purpose of this club shall be to understand past and current cultures from all over the world through the art form of dance and music. This will enable groups of students from various backgrounds to experience and understand the culture of art from different perspectives.

Anime Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: anime@framingham.edu

Come join the Anime Club and explore the wonderful crazy world of Japanese Animation. For all those who simply appreciate Japanese Culture or enjoy making costumes, stop by as well since we hold a number of cosplay workshops and cultural events!

Art Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: artclub@framingham.edu

Art Club is an organization for students who have an interest in, or appreciation for art and art history,  or for those who just love to get creative! Anyone can join! You do not have to be an art major to enjoy the Art Club. It is an opportunity to make friends, have fun, unleash your creative side, and get involved with a great club at FSU.

American Sign Language Club (ASL)

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: ASLClub@framingham.edu

The ASL Club means the American Sign Language Club. ASL Club is about promoting cultural awareness of the Deaf Community. ALL students are welcome, but especially ASL students can come to strengthen their skills in ASL.

Aspiring Health Professionals

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: aspiringhealthprofessionals@framingham.edu

The club will establish relationships with health professionals and organizations as well as educate the campus community and club members on what it means to be a health professional. In addition, this club will offer resources and guidance to all students interested in the health sciences and obtain hands on experience in the field of healthcare.

Automotive Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: automotive@framingham.edu

The purpose of this club would be to give the students of Framingham State who are interested in cars, motorcycles and other similar topics an opportunity to collaborate with other like-minded individuals.

Black Student Union

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: bsu@framingham.edu

We are a cultural group on the Framingham State University campus promoting diversity, but you do not have to be African American or know anything about the culture to join and be an active member. Not only do we celebrate black culture, but we make it our duty to celebrate and embrace every other culture.  Our meetings consist of discussions, debates and planning for educational events, socials, and anything our members want to see happen.  It's a great place to meet new people and learn about various cultures.
Come join and bring your friends. And remember...
"It's not about being black, it's about celebrating black culture"

Brother to Brother

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: b2b@framingham.edu

The mission of Brother to Brother (B2B) is to engage, encourage and empower men of color in the pursuit of excellence. We aim to create and support a community of members who are committed to achievement through campus and community engagement, academic achievement, professional development, mentorship and fellowship. Through educational opportunities and co-curricular experiences, B2B encourages its members to succeed academically, personally, socially and professionally.

Chess Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: chessclub@framingham.edu

Chess club is a place where people who know how to play chess already and students who may be new to the game share a common interest and play each other, discuss strategies, and have fun.

Christian Fellowship

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: christianfellowship@framingham.edu

Starting in the Fall 2019 semester, we will be hosting campus-wide events such as Yard Game Olympics, game nights, and off campus outings. The dates and details for these events will be posted on our social media pages and advertised around campus. 
We have also partnered with Banner Hill Church, which meets on campus in the McCarthy Center Forum on Sundays at 6pm. The leaders at Banner Hill will be helping to connect students with the community and provide serving opportunities.

Collaborative Leadership Effort Against Racism (CLEAR)

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: CLEAR@framingham.edu

The Collaborative Leadership Effort Against Racism's purpose is to expose the structures of Racism through educational means to all Framingham State University members and to help foster difficult dialogues regarding the forms and effects of Racism in order to ensure that the University's acknowledgment and response to Racism is wholesome and appropriate.

Comic Book Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: comicbook@framingham.edu

We are a Club that gathers weekly with people who hold similar interests in Comic Books and all things related to Comic Books.

Communications Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: communicationsclub@framingham.edu

The purpose of this club would be to help members effectively and appropriately communicate, whether it be for school work or even preparation for the work force. Our mission, would include interviews, guest speakers, working on effective communication skills, promoting the school through media communication, game nights to help connect the FSU community and hosting events. For one of our bigger missions, we would aim to take tours of news stations and big corporations to expose members on what they could pursue with their communication skills/major. To benefit students at Framingham State University we would hold meetings to allow students to practice presentations and public speaking, and students would give back constructive criticism.

Computer Science Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: CSClub@framingham.edu

The computer science club provides a community of academic and social support for its members. We organize activities such as lectures and workshops about current technology used in modern applications. The computer science club will also aim to supplement the studies at Framingham State University. 

Dance Team

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: danceteam@framingham.edu

FSU Dance Team is open to any and all students with a variety of dance backgrounds.

Education Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: educationclub@framingham.edu

The purpose of the Education Club of Framingham State University is to allow its members to gain experience in the Education field and better prepare its members for a profession in Education. Members can benefit the community by contributing their time and efforts to schools in the Framingham area by working in local classrooms and helping to organize and carry out programs sponsored by schools in the Framingham area. The Education Club of Framingham State University may also organize opportunities for guest speakers to give lectures about issues related to the Education field. We do several activities within the community of both FSU and the surrounding area. We plan events such as Coordinate Major Workshop, MTEL Prep Workshop, Panel of Teachers, provide our member's opportunities to volunteer in the surrounding area as well as talk about the field of Education.

English Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: englishclub@framingham.edu

English Club is FSU's group for literature aficionados, grammar nerds, and bibliophiles alike. The purpose of this club is to have fun with literature and language by playing literature-related games and activities, hosting discussions, and planning campus-wide events in order to share our passion for the written word with the campus community. In the past, EC has hosted events such as Spooky Reading Night, Shakespeare's Birthday, Coffeehouse Poetry Slams, and things of the like. 

Explore 2 Serve

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: asb@framingham.edu

Leave your comfort zone and apply to join the adventure of Explore 2 Serve! 
Students in the cohort will answer the questions of:
Who am I? How do I understand others? What is my role in the world?
Led by two student trip leaders, the cohort will fundraise, participate in a pre and post-trip curriculum, and travel to a community where service and self reflection are the top priority.

Past trips:
2019: YSOP in Washington D.C.
2018: Serve901 in Memphis, TN 
2017: United Saints Recovery Project in New Orleans, LA
2016: Boys and Girls Clubs of America in Pittsburgh, PA
2015: Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries & Cass Community Social Services in Detroit, MI
2014: Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
2013: Community Collaborations International in Biloxi, Mississippi
2012: Project 195 in Joplin, Missouri
2011: Habitat for Humanity in St. Tammany West Parish, Louisiana
2010: Habitat for Humanity in Washington, D.C.
2009: Nuestra Raices in Holyoke, Massachusetts

Fashion Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: fashion@framingham.edu

The purpose of this club is to bring together all Framingham State University students interested in fashion, design, costumes, retailing, merchandising, shopping, and fashion show production to try to better ourselves, the fashion department, as well as the surrounding community.

Food Science Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: foodscienceclub@framingham.edu

The Food Science Club explores the various fields of food science through field trips, discussion and community. All are welcome to join, both food science and and non related majors. 

Gaming Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: gaming@framingham.edu

The Gaming Club is dedicated to building a community of casual gamers by bringing people together to enjoy their common interests. We also strive to help people learn new things and are always on the lookout for people willing to go past their previously established borders to try a different style of game than they are used to. We play everything ranging from outdoor games to video games and board games to pen and paper Role Playing Games. If it has something to do with recreation, you can bet the Gaming Club has something to do with it.  Just ask!

Green Initiative Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: greeninitiative@framingham.edu

The purpose of this club is to raise awareness about the effects of climate change on our future and to encourage students to get involved in making our futures as bright as possible. We will empower students to get involved politically, and become advocates/role models within their communities.

Her Campus

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: hercampus@framingham.edu

“Her Campus is the #1 global community for college women. Written entirely by the world's top college journalists – with 7,000+ contributors and counting – HerCampus.com features national Style, Beauty, Health, Love, Life, Career, LGBTQ+, High School, and Real World content supplemented by local content from 290+ campus chapters nationwide and in seven countries.”

                -Her Campus Media 

Her Campus Framingham is an all inclusive chapter of Her Campus Media in which students can gain, work on, and develop skills in journalism, writing, publicity, event planning, photography/videography, leadership, networking, business, public relations, social media, marketing and more. Everyone is welcome to join and submit articles to be posted on our page. 

What’s in it for me?
Besides the opportunity to make friends and be more involved on campus,  you will have your work and photos published online. There will also be chances for networking;  Her Campus members have been offered jobs and internships at Buzzfeed, Seventeen, People, The Huffington Post, MTV, The Washington Post, and more.

Anyone and everyone is welcome.

Hilltop Players

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: hilltop@framingham.edu

The Framingham State Hilltop Players is a student-run theater organization that puts on plays, musicals, improv, and more for the FSU community. The  purpose of this organization is to introduce new ways of thinking and feeling about theater by allowing students to get involved in a variety of roles on and off stage, including: acting, singing, dancing, directing, producing, stage management, technical theater, etc. We hope to get the FSU community involved and excited about the art of live theater.

History Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: historyclub@framingham.edu

Throughout the year we participate in history-related events and field trips. We also host events to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day and to compete against faculty members in trivia games. If you enjoy discussing, visiting, or learning about history, we are the club for you!

Hospitality & Tourism Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: hospitalitytourismclub@framingham.edu

This club is designed to create networking opportunities for students and to gain knowledge in planning events. This club will teach students new marketing and developing skills that are useful throughout the industry.

IGNITE

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: ignite@framingham.edu

IGNITE at Framingham is a chapter of college students who are ready and eager to support the next generation of female political leaders.
IGNITE'S goal is to increase the political ambition, civic engagement and leadership skills of its members in order to build the next generation of women leaders.

Journal of Critical Thinking (JOCT)

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: criticalthinking@framingham.edu

The Journal of Critical thinking is a venue for critical thought in which some of the most talented members of the Framingham State community - students, faculty, and alumni - from any department can publish their academic essays.

Latinos Unidos N' Accion (LUNA)

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: luna@framingham.edu

The purpose of this club shall be is to raise cultural awareness to our campus and community. We aim to educate community members about Hispanic culture: historical events, lifestyles, traditions, and customs. We welcome everyone in discussions of current events that affect Hispanics, promoting the Hispanic culture at Framingham State University and in the surrounding community while providing a support system for club members. The group strives to motivate and develop the self-esteem of its members through their involvement in the organization’s activities and to advocate for the advancement of Hispanics in the United States.

M.I.S.S.

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: miss@framingham.edu

The purpose of the club is to create an environment that educates, empowers and celebrates women of color. It also is a place to educate and welcome allies to understand the plight of women of color. The club also serves as a voice for women on campus, regardless of race, and to embrace each other’s differences.

Marketing Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: marketingclub@framingham.edu

The purpose of this club shall be to effectively promote the fundamentals of Marketing as a field of study. The club is going to work closely together with the Communications Department and the Business Administration Department. The club will work with local businesses to establish close relationships and to do marketing projects for them. The club will educate the members about professional organizations that exist in the marketing field.

Math Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: mathclub@framingham.edu

The purpose of the FSU Math Club is to promote the interest of mathematics at FSU by making math more enjoyable and to encourage interaction among the math students and faculty. They benefit the FSU community by the company and support of other students and faculty who enjoy math. Unique contributions from the FSU math club include interesting talks, information on careers in math, math related events, and many other opportunities for math students.

Nutrition Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: nutritionclub@framingham.edu

The Nutrition Club is open to all students at Framingham State University. We meet weekly to discuss nutrition and plan activities to help raise awareness for things such as healthy eating and hunger within our community. We seek to engage with our community through volunteering and getting involved in projects that highlight the importance of food in our health and well-being. You do not need to be a Nutrition major to be a member of our group, we welcome all that find food as interesting a topic as we do! 

Onyx

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: onyx@framingham.edu

The Onyx is Framingham State's Art and Literary Magazine. We publish student work, taking submissions from all artists including poets, photographers, writers, and all other material regarding the arts. An edition is published annually and submissions are taken year-round so please be encouraged to submit!

Pride Alliance

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: pride@framingham.edu

The Pride Alliance is the Gender and Sexuality Alliance on Framingham State University's Campus. We exist in order to create a place on campus where members of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (LGBTQIA+) community and their straight allies can go to discuss and actively approach the issues that exist within the LGBTQIA+ community. These include coming out, same-sex marriage, incidences of hate and any other interests the group might have. We seek to create educational and social programs in order to raise awareness of these issues.

Psychology Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: psychologyclub@framingham.edu

The mission of Psychology Club is to spread the awareness of mental health.

Ski & Snowboard Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: skisnowclub@framingham.edu

The goal of FSU's Ski and Snowboard Club is to bring members of FSU together in an active and fun way. This will give students a chance to meet new people while taking part in a fun winter activity. 

Student Government Association (SGA)

Senate Meetings: Tuesday Nights at 7:30PM in MC Alumni Room

Student Organization Email: sga@framingham.edu

SGA stands for the Student Government Association of Framingham State University. 


Our Mission:
We, the students of Framingham State University, in order to protect the rights and privileges of the University community and its members, to advocate on behalf of the student body, to uphold the ideals of a democratic society, and to foster students growth through community and leadership opportunities, do hereby establish and endorse this Constitution of the Student Government Association of Framingham State University.
We are here to listen to your concerns and work with you to make our school better for all! Talk to us about what you want to see changed, what you love, and anything in-between!
We have open meetings every Tuesday night at 7:30pm in the Alumni Room Located in the McCarthy Center.

Students of Caribbean Ancestry

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: SOCA@framingham.edu

Join us in promoting education, community, and cultural unity. In our meetings, we host fun activities and events to promote and create a space for interaction amongst people of Caribbean descent, and others interested in Caribbean culture within the FSU community.

Student Union Activities Board (SUAB)

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: suab@framingham.edu

SUAB creates memory making events for students to build a diverse and inclusive community on campus. SUAB is a great way to meet new people and an awesome opportunity to get involved on campus! We always welcome new members at any time of the year, so it's never too late to join!

Student Veterans' Association

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: studentveterans@framingham.edu

The primary purpose of the Framingham State Student Veterans’ Association is to provide a network of support for military veterans, their families and civilian supporters; secondly, to educate the community about the experiences of military veterans and to work with the college administration to meet the needs of student veterans and prospective student veterans; thirdly, to cultivate student veterans concerns through scheduled meetings, advocacy, social and recreational activities; and fourthly to provide a means where veterans on campus can meet and socialize with fellow veterans.

Symphonic Band

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: symphonicband@framingham.edu

We are the FSU Symphonic Band! If you play an instrument, come join the fun!
We have a concert once a semester (free and open to the campus!).  Our goal is to expand the music performance horizons at FSU, so if you have any ideas for fun activities for us to partake in, come visit us and share your ideas!

The Gatepost

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: gatepost@framingham.edu

The Gatepost is FSU's award-winning independent student newspaper established in 1932.

Published weekly, The Gatepost provides campus news and information on activities, arts, features, student issues, and sports. The Gatepost is also a forum for the FSU community to express diverse opinions through the Op/Ed pages. Recognized both regionally and nationally, The Gatepost's professionalism has been acknowledged by being awarded 2018 "Second-Runner-Up, New England College Newspaper of the Year Award," by the New England Society of News Editors. The Society of Professional Journalists also honored The Gatepost with 2018 Mark of Excellence awards for General Column Writing, Feature Writing, and General News Photography.
In addition to delivering timely news and opinions about all things Framingham State, The Gatepost serves as an educational endeavor for students interested in the intellectual, creative, ethical, political, and financial issues involved in designing and producing a weekly newspaper.
Joining The Gatepost is easy and everyone is welcome. The Gatepost office consists of freshmen to senior year students. Diverse majors are represented and you do not need any prior journalism experience to participate. Gatepost staffers will gladly train and mentor newcomers in the art of writing and editing news and feature stories, developing photography and social media skills, understanding layout and design concepts, and everything else associated with putting out a weekly collegiate newspaper.

WDJM 91.3 FM

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: wdjm@framingham.edu

WDJM brings you THE BEST mix of music and entertainment with a wide range of shows and genres, from hip-hop to classic rock, sports, metal, electronic, and more!  WDJM is always trying to reinvent itself and bring new and exciting aspects into the station. We aim to have a presence on campus and in the community. The station will be hosting monthly campus events and activities, as well as streaming all of our broadcasts over the internet. Keep checking back to our website and facebook page for news and updates about the station.
Want to become a DJ and host your very own show? Come to our meetings.

Wildlife Club

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: wildlifeclub@framingham.edu

The objective of the Framingham State University's Student Chapter of The Wildlife Society is to provide opportunities for the community to become more educated on wildlife issues.  As a part of the Wildlife Society we promote awareness and education to the public on issues regarding wildlife. In past years our members have taken part in clean up days, building bird houses, owl banding, salmon fry stocking, museum prep, as well as involving and assisting the community in various projects.

Young Democrats Association

Meetings: TBD

Student Organization Email: youngdemocrats@framingham.edu

The purpose of this club shall be to educate and encourage students to participate in the political process. The club is also meant to promote the ideals of the democratic party.

Want more information about the above student Organizations? 
Contact us in Student Involvement & Leadership Development
508-626-4615 OR sild@framingham.edu

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