Student Clubs & Organizations

You can become involved in a number of different clubs while you are at Chemeketa. Clubs can be academic, curriculum-related, activity-oriented or based on a specific interest. Club sponsored events include special lunches, dances, displays, trips, fairs and more.

History Club (Revolutionaries Guild)

Advisor – Athanasios Michaels

Student Leader – Anthony Sanchez

This club's purpose is to make history fun, interesting, and enjoyable. It also aims to help students understand how truths are constructed. This club puts ignorance to the torch and gives students a voice.

Phi Theta Kappa

Advisor – Donna Bernhisel and Amanda Frank

Student leader – Heather Gormand

The purpose of Phi Theta Kappa Yamhill Valley is to support the chapter in recognizing and encouraging scholarship among two year college students, to provide opportunity for leadership and service for an intellectual climate for exchange of ideas and ideas for interest in continuing academic excellence.

Sports and Wellness Club

Advisors – Julianna Pilafian

Student leader – Nick Valencia

This club aims to spread awareness of different health approaches to the community.

SASY - Student Art Society of Yamhill

Advisors - Jonni Whitney and Pat Barrett

Student Leader - In transition

The purpose of the Student Art Society of Yamhill (SASY) is to get involved in the community and to learn as much as possible about art.  Along with learning about art we also want to be able to create art and show the works of art that are created.  We also enjoy working with each other in the group and learning together.    

Yamhill Tribal Club

Advisor – Keely Baca

Student leader – Sonja Lee Haskins-Mack

The purpose of the Yamhill Tribal Club is to promote awareness and information on Native American culture through education and cultural experiences.

Philosophy Club

Advisor – John Capaccio

Student leader – Jason Hayes

The purpose of the Philosophy club is to provide an environment for anyone interested in philosophy to be able to engage with others in philosophical inquiry, participate in activities associated with philosophy, and further developing critical thinking skills.

Veterans' Club

Advisor – Lupe Reyna

Student Leader – Scott Bailey

This club gives veteran students a group of people with similar service backgrounds that can come together in numerous ways. It also aims to educate those curious about our nation's military and anything in regards to it.

Spanish Club

Advisor – Hilda Ketchum

Student leader – Luke Zimmerman

This club's purpose is to immerse students in the Spanish language and culture.

We are currently seeking input for the types of clubs and organizations students are interested in starting at the Yamhill Valley campus.

If you are interested in starting a club,
please contact Lea Griess at 503.316.3206 or by e-mail.