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
2023-24 President: Megan Angel

Freedom by Design
Faculty Advisor: Marc Manack
2023-24 President: Mia Todd

National Organization of Minority Architecture Students (NOMAS)
Faculty Advisor:  Kelly Carlson-Reddig
2023-24 President: Nakyra Sykes

Master of Architecture Student Society (MASS)
Faculty Advisor: Mona Azarbayjani
2023-24 President: Jessie Cart

USGBC, UNC Charlotte Chapter
Faculty Advisor: Kyoung-Hee Kim
2023-24 President: Nejla Harris

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ART & Art History

Women in Animation
Faculty Advisor: Heather Freeman
2022-23 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
2022-23 President: Annalysa Fakir

Society of Art Historians
Faculty Advisor: Jim Frakes
2022-23 President: Sonja Langford

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

Niner Designers
Faculty Advisor: Cynthia Frank
2022-23 President: Vanessa Yakimenko

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
2022-23 Presidents: Briahna Waters and Bridget Summerlee

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
2022-23 President: Sadie McNair, Val Daplito 

Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia
Faculty Advisor: Dr.  Jeremy Marks
2023-24 President: Keven Ramirez Guevara

Sigma Alpha Iota
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Sequina DuBose
2022-23 President: Lily Moore

UNCC Choirs
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jason Dungee
2022-23 Chief of Staff: Julia Charette

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
2022-23 President: Summer Post

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

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