Clubs & Organizations

Multicultural Groups

Looking to explore your heritage or learn about a new cultural tradition? Check out our multicultural organizations and click on any group name to connect with a representative via email. You can also e-mail osamp@emmanuel.edu and we can connect you with the group of your choice!

Asian Student Association (ASA)
President: Mylinh Tran
Advisor: Dr. Shuyi Jiang
Our mission is to educate as well as promote awareness of Asian cultures and customs socially and academically by meeting regularly and sponsoring events on campus and across the Colleges of the Fenway.

Black Student Union (BSU)
President: Samantha Tingue
Advisors: Dorice Griffith and Jeffrey Smith, Jr.
The Black Student Union strives to edify, support and represent the interests and concerns of students of color at Emmanuel College. We work to create a greater awareness of the African Diaspora, as well as foster a cultural exchange by enhancing the social and intellectual participation of all students within the college community.

Gender Equality Club
President: Tess Connor
Advisor: Dr. Cynthia Fowler
The purpose of Gender Equality Club is to spread awareness and produce an educated conversation about gender equality throughout the Emmanuel College community.

Helping Unite Emmanuel Latinos Lead and Achieve Success (HUELLAS)
Acting President: Marcella Paez
Advisor: Jeffrey Smith, Jr.
We intend to provide support and recognition of the exemplification of Latino, Caribbean, Hispanic and Brazilian cultures at Emmanuel College while demonstrating our support and unity with students of other cultures with poise and dignity. Through providing community service, financial and educational opportunities to Latinos and Latin Americans we will embody a thoughtful, well-rounded and accepting community that emphasizes the values of dedication, empathy and altruistic ambition.

Irish Club
President: Meghan Larkin
Advisor: Susan Benzie
Our purpose is to teach and celebrate Irish culture. We do so through music, dance, discussions and events on and off campus.

Italian Club
President: Philip Goulet
Advisor: Isa Orvieto
Our mission is to expose people to the wonderful Italian culture and language.

Muslim Student Association
President: Mishaal Khan
Advisor: Dr. John Paul Sydnor
Our purpose is to create awareness about Islam and to build a healthy platform for discussions, interfaith dialogue, and regular meetings in order to add to the diversity and inclusivity of all students at Emmanuel.

OUTspoken
President: Hannah Lynch
Advisor: Dr. R. Bryan Sears
The Emmanuel College LGBTQA (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Queer Allied) OUTspoken brings students of all sexual and gender identities together in a safe, comfortable space. Through educational activities, conversations and outings, we will work to fight homophobia and transphobia and create a better understanding of self-identity by building a welcoming space for our entire LGBTQA community.

Sister for Sister
President: Claribel Serrano-Disla
Advisor: Dr. Kimberly Smirles
Sister for Sister is a group focused on woman empowerment and strengthening the female community of EC through education, events, programs, and community outreach.