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Multicultural Society

The Multicultural Society is a student organization that helps celebrate student heritage, ethnicity, language, nationality and diversity at NSCC Members strive for understanding and respect by working together, sharing ideas and learning from each other.

Membership:
Advisors: Esperanza Herrera

20 student members and 24 graduates who are active in the organization.

Activities:

  • Fall Fest
  • Multicultural Fairs at Danvers and Lynn campuses
  • Student Awards Ceremony
  • Sponsor Earth Day Fest at Lynn Woods
  • Attended various cultural activities in community
  • Charitable Donations
  • Bake Sales
  • Collegiate Empowerment training
  • Event for AIDS Awareness Month
  • Sponsored Forum on Social Responsibility for Sustainable Environments

 

Muslim Student Organization

To help Muslim students better their religious activities as a complete way of life, mobilize against injustice and oppression, increase Islamic awareness, and clear up misconceptions through education and understanding.

Membership:
Advisor: Yusef Hayes, ext. 5414
Muslim students

Activities:
Members work in conjunction with local mosques and other community organizations, and have collaborated with NSCC's Multi-Cultural Society and the Forum on Tolerance Committee.

 

La Pomme y Naranjas/ The Spanish/French Club

This club helps students further their education on learning a second language by creating dialectic between the vast cultures of students who attend North Shore Community College.

Membership:
Advisor: Irene Fernandez, ext. 6442
All are welcome to join and there is no requirement of knowledge of a second language.

Activities:
Attended a Flamenco performance at Wellspring in Medford. Hosted a variety of cultural dinners on campus and at local restaurants.

 

Queer Straight Alliance (QSA)

Queer Straight Alliance, QSA is composed of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, and straight allied students. This club celebrates differences among students faculty, and staff. The Queer Straight Alliance is designed for members interested in social change through gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer education and resources at NSCC. QSA meetings are open to all We do activist work, participate in various discussions, and have parties! The "queer" in QSA is used as an all-inclusive term in the GLBT community.

Advisors: Anne Tabet, Student Life, Lynn LW171 Extension 2164 and Donna Rosato, Center for Alternative Studies DB218 Extension 5432

Activities: Safe Zone Training, Transgender Remembrance Day, National Coming Out Day, Fall Fest

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