Student Organizations

 

Automation Club

Mission Statement

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.

Vision Statement

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 Wickstrom: Doug.Wickstrom@pine.edu

Clay Target Club

Mission Statement

The mission of the Pine Technical & Community College Clay Target Club is to get students to participate in clay target shooting sports. The club will compete in the MCAC Clay Target Trap League against other member schools. They also learn about clay target shooting disciplines and the differences in them. This includes: trap, skeet, and sporting clays. The club will also focus on developing coaching and leadership skills during the off season.

Vision Statement

The PTCC Clay Target Club adds a Physical Education component to student life and campus community. It is inclusive to all students. It serves as an individual and team building activity that students can use for a life-long activity.

Clay Target Club Advisor, Chris Keeler: Christopher.Keeler@pine.edu

Computer Club

Mission Statement

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.

Vision Statement

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

Fabrication Club

Mission Statement

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.

Vision Statement

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

LGBTQ Club

Mission Statement

The Pine Technical & Community College 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.

Vision Statement

(Coming Soon)

LGBTQ Club Advisor, Adam Bezdicek: Adam.Bezdicek@pine.edu

Outdoors Club

Mission Statement

The Outdoors Club 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.

Vision Statement

(Coming Soon)

Outdoors Club Advisor, Chris Keeler: Christopher.Keeler@pine.edu

SkillsUSA

Mission Statement

The mission of the Pine Technical & Community College 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.

Vision Statement

The vision of the Pine Technical & Community College 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, 

Spanish Club

Mission Statement

The mission of the Pine Technical & Community College Spanish Club is to educate students about the cultures of the Hispanic world through social gatherings that provide an array of activities, such as culture presentations, skit games, videos, holiday celebrations, field trips, and service learning opportunities.These activities will allow students and teachers to interact, practice Spanish, and learn about other cultures and people in other lands. The Spanish Club will be open to all students regardless of his or her level and ability in Spanish.

Vision Statement

The vision of the Pine Technical & Community College Spanish Club is to offer a relaxed and fun atmosphere in order to allow students to freely express themselves and to optimize their learning. Students in the Sanish Club will be more tolerant of differences regarding race, language, and customs. Being exposed to many exciting new challenges outside of the classroom and gaining insightful experiences will help the Spanish Club member compete in our increasingly bilingual nation, as well as throughout our global community.

Spanish Club Advisor, Susan Salazar-Kleiner: susan.salazar-kleiner@century.edu 

Veterans Club

Mission Statement

The mission of the Pine Technical & Community College Veterans Club is to help connect Pine's veterans, service members and families with one another and to all available resources.

Veterans Club Advisor, Chris Morgan: Chris.Morgan@pine.edu