The mission of the Pine Technical & Community College Automation Club is to provide students with a number of opportunities and events, such as VEX Robotics. Also, students will be involved in projects/activities relating to the automation field that is outside the scope of curriculum.
Our vision is to serve the community and surrounding areas with learning and networking through local competitions and events such as S.T.E.M., Girl Scouts Robotics Event, and other activities.
Automation Club Advisor, Doug Wickstrm: Doug.Wickstrom@pine.edu
The Pine Technical & Community College Computer Club seeks to learn and discover new and current concepts in the fields of computer science and robotics. The club's goal is to promote, protect and innovate a better understanding of current technologies and develop prototypes and new concepts to expand the field's technology, while making information available for study by members of the greater community.
To embrace new technology and make new discoveries in the fields of computer science and robotics with a high standard of ethics in service to the community.
Computer Club Advisor, Chris Morgan: Chris.Morgan@pine.edu
The mission of the Pine Technical & Community College Fabrication Club is to foster a creative environment for all students to enhance their learning and interest in all types of fabrication skills. A diverse mix of students will allow for a broad range of knowledge bases and talents to develop projects that may not have been feasible with a narrow focus. By showing a mixture of Machining, Welding, Plastics, etc. students will get a more rounded look into fabrication and manufacturing.
Our vision is to collaborate with other clubs to accomplish projects that would not be possible alone. Keeping up on the latest advancements in the fabrication field by organizing trips to industry trade shows and local businesses.
Fabrication Club Advisor, David Brauer: David.Brauer@pine.edu
The LGBTQ Club seeks to foster and promote a supportive and welcoming campus community for students of all sexual orientations and gender identities through meetings, social events, and community engagement. Membership is open to all students who share the club's vision, whether they identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or straight.
LGBTQ Club Advisor, Adam Bezdicek: Adam.Bezdicek@pine.edu
The Shooters Association exists to promote shooting by fielding shotgun, rifle and handgun teams; to provide charitable donations to the gunsmithing department, school and the community; and, to provide scholarship assistance to qualified members in good standing in the association.
Any student enrolled at Pine Technical & Community College who pays annual membership dues and is a member in good standing with the National Rifle Association (NRA) may become a member of Pine Technical & Community College Shooters Association for one school year; For Shooters Association membership purposes, the school year is Jan. 1 through Dec. 31. Dues must be paid by Jan. 31 or within the first four weeks of the student's starting semester; Membership is of one classification: Annual Student.
Shooter's Association Advisor, Chris Keeler: Christopher.Keeler@pine.edu
The mission of the PTCC SkillsUSA chapter is to create opportunities for students to enhance student self-worth and employability skills for their future careers. This is accomplished through technical training, competitions, projects, and team building. The Skills club will maintain a positive public image through volunteering and completing projects to raise funds for future club projects.
The vision of the PTCC SkillsUSA chapter is to have fun doing an activity loved by members while learning the skills necessary for success, as well as taking pride in all activities.
SkillsUSA Advisor, Greg Pardun: Greg.Pardun@pine.edu
The mission of the PTCC Veterans Club is to help connect PTCC's veterans, service members and families with one another and to all available resources.
Veterans Club Advisor, Chris Morgan: Chris.Morgan@pine.edu