Student Organizations

Students in the College of Arts + Architecture have numerous opportunities to join discipline-specific student organizations that enrich their experiences at UNC Charlotte. In addition, the College supports an interdisciplinary student organization dedicated to connecting the disciplines within the College and realizing the potential of their integration.


American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS)
Faculty Advisor: David Thaddeus
2021-22 President: Sydney Garceau

Freedom by Design
Faculty Advisor: Marc Manack
2021-22 Director: Eliot Ball

National Organization of Minority Architecture Students (NOMAS)
Faculty Advisor:  Kelly Carlson-Reddig
2021-22 President: Jasir Mills

Master of Architecture Student Society (MASS)
Faculty Advisor: Mona Azarbayjani
2021-22 President: Hunter Thurlo

USGBC, UNC Charlotte Chapter
Faculty Advisor: Kyoung-Hee Kim
2021-22 President: Cami Carrera

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ART & Art History

Women in Animation
Faculty Advisor: Heather Freeman
2021-22 President: Tailin Postema

Art of Light Photo Club
Faculty Advisors: Aspen Hochhalter and Ann Kluttz
2021-22 President:

United Creative Vision
Faculty Advisor: Lydia Thompson

Society of Art Historians
Faculty Advisor: Lisa Homann
2021-22 President: Hannah Grissom

National Art Education Association Student Chapter
Faculty Advisors: Jane Dalton and David Gall
2021-22 President: Polly Bratyasnki

American Institute of Graphic Arts Student Chapter
Faculty Advisor: Cynthia Frank
2021-22 President: Angelina Palacios

Cerama (Ceramics Club)
Faculty Advisor: Shelly Ellis
2021-22 President: Rory Hines

Illustration Club
Faculty Advisor: Jessica Burke
2021-22 President:  Elizabeth Hawkins

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Range of Motion Dance Ensemble 
Faculty Advisor: AJ Glasco
2021-22 President: Rachel Vick

MOVE Dance Alliance
Faculty Advisor: Marissa Nesbit
2021-22 President: Alabi Orisadele

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Collegiate Chapter of the National Association for Music Education
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Fred Spano
2021-22 President: Makayla Belcher

Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia
Faculty Advisor: Dr.  Jeremy Marks
2021-22 President: Hayden Askea

Sigma Alpha Iota
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Sequina DuBose
2021-22 President: Samantha Shefte

UNCC Choirs
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jason Dungee
2019-20 President: Amber Ward

Collegiate Chapter of the American Choral Directors Association
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jason Dungee
2019-20 President: Amber Ward

Brass Guild
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Eric Millard
2021-22 President: Emily Golden

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Student Theatre At Robinson (STAR)
Faculty Advisor: Laura Waringer
2021-22 President: Summer Post

Queen City Circus Troupe
Faculty Advisor: Carlos Cruz
2021-22 President: Sabrina D’Aiello

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