Student Clubs: Spring 2015

If you are interested in starting a new club, you'll need to download the forms to the right and email the first three to Michelle Barreto, Student Life and International Student Coordinator. Then print out the attendance sheet so you can record and report your club's attendance to Michelle as well. 

If you'd like to contact a specific club, please look up the club contact name in SRS or DRAMA for their email.

Anime Club

Anime Club allows students who are passionate about Japanese animation to come together and watch their favorite anime, learn about Japanese culture, and discuss related topics.
Day: Fridays
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Room: Curie


Book Club

Book Club meets to discuss books that group members have read together. The club's goal is to foster a literate reading community and connect people who like books.
Day: Mondays
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Room: Hokusai


Button Bashers

(Formally known as the Fighting Games Club)

Button Bashers meets weekly on Fridays to play fighting games, rhythm games, and whatever members wish to bring! We welcome players of all skill levels and help people learn and have fun in a friendly environment.
Day: Fridays
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Room: Curie


Cage of the Week: Almost Club of the Year

At Cage of the Week, students gather to watch movies starring Oscar-winning "actor" Nicolas Cage. Afterward, students discuss and critique the week's film. This club serves as a fantastic way for DigiPen students to de-stress after a long day of work.
Day: Wednesdays
Time: 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Room: Michelangelo


Clash of Clans Club

A club for Clash of Clans Players and enthusiasts to get together to play and discuss the game and its strategies.
Day: TBD
Time: TBD
Room: TBD


Critical Hit!

Critical Hit! is an improvisational theater troupe dedicated to live games. Meetings focus on the development of skills that strengthen confidence, quick thinking, cooperation, and the ability to learn from one's mistakes. Participants learn how to assert themselves in any social situation and react boldly to create memorable group experiences.
Day: TBD
Time: TBD
Room: TBD


Debate Club

An open practice space for public speaking and critical thinking at DigiPen.
Day: Tuesdays
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Room: Miyazaki


DigiPen Dance Crew

Try dance games, have fun, get exercise, and lower stress with the DigiPen Dance Crew.
Day: Tuesdays
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Room: Rembrandt


Diversity Club

Diversity Club promotes the inclusion of historically underrepresented communities and raises discussions and conversations regarding these kinds of identities in the DigiPen community and beyond. Members of the club strive to create an inclusive and safe space where students are challenged to think about systems of oppression and explore ways to become allies for traditionally marginalized identities. Through discussion and training, participants learn the skills necessary to become leaders in their own communities.
Day: TBD
Time: TBD
Room: TBD


Game Design Club

Members of Game Design Club discuss and analyze games as well as how they are made.
Day: Mondays
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Room: Al-Khwarizmi


Gesture Club

Students in Gesture Club improve their drawing skills by engaging in figure drawing sessions dedicated to gestures of costumed models.
Day: Tuesdays
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m
Room: Bernini


IEEE Student Branch

The IEEE Student Branh's goal is to strive for better engineering practices, educate communities worldwide, and create lasting connections between club members.
Day: TBD
Time: TBD
Room: TBD


Japanese Club

At Japanese Club, students can pursue the study of the Japanese language at any skill level. Meetings also include discussion and study of Japanese food, history, and culture. Club members are sure to leave each club session with more knowledge of Japanese than when they arrived.
Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Times: 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Tuesdays) and 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Thursdays)
Rooms: Gibran (Tuesdays) and Blanc (Thursdays)


Minecraft Club

Members of Minecraft Club meet every week to play Minecraft with other fans of the game. The only requirement for attendees is to have fun!
Day: Thursdays
Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Room: Da Vinci


Outbreak

The Outbreak club hosts a week-long live-action survival game twice per year on the DigiPen campus. Outbreak exposes students to a type of gameplay different than that of traditional board games and video games and allows participants to have fun and make new friends. The club is always looking for new people to play, moderate, and even design the week-long events.
Day: TBD
Time: TBD
Room: TBD


Philosophy Club

In Philosophy Club, students discuss different philosophers and philosophical ideas or problems on a weekly basis. Members keep an open mind and appreciate every topic and philosopher discussed.
Day: TBD
Time: TBD
Room: TBD


Pokemon Club

A place where Pokemon enthusiasts can gather to participate in Pokemon-related activities and discussions. Members seek to encourage the student population to appreciate all that the Pokemon game franchise has to offer.
Day: Fridays
Time: 7:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.
Room: Einstein


PRISM

The People Respecting Individuals and Sexual Minorities club serves as DigiPen's LGBTQA Club and Gay-Straight Alliance. PRISM promotes tolerance and respect for all gender identities and sexual orientations on the DigiPen campus and in the entertainment industry. This club is open to EVERYONE, including LGBTQ students as well as allies!
Day: Fridays
Time: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Room: Blanc


Producer Club

The aim of this club is to produce better producers. Producer Club provides tools, techniques, advice, and an open discussion environment to help individuals learn and grow as producers!
Day: Wednesdays
Time: 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Room: Van Gogh


RPG Club

At RPG Club, students can play non-digital role-playing games, try new ones, and find regular gaming groups. Participants are also welcome to bring their own RPGs to play or GAT 212 assignments to playtest.
Day: Wednesdays
Time: 7:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Room: Hokusai


Smash Club

Smash Club is a student club dedicated to the Super Smash Bros. video game franchise. The club focuses primarily on Super Smash Bros. Melee and the Super Smash Bros. Brawl mod Project: M (though all Smash games are accommodated!). Smash Club is a place for casual players and dedicated smashers alike to have fun, enjoy the game, and hone their smash skills.
Day: Fridays
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Room: Gibran


Tabletop Club

The goal of Tabletop Club is to facilitate the running and playing of various tabletop role-playing games—primarily the Pathfinder RPG, with the possibility to expand to different games based on interest and willing game masters.
Day: TBD
Time: TBD
Room: TBD


Wellness Club

Wellness Club helps students relieve stress by promoting relaxing activities and providing presentations and workshops to teach students how to manage stress outside of club.
Day: Wednesdays
Time: 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Room: Hokusai