All ASW Clubs

Accounting Club

The Accounting Club’s mission is to promote a better understanding of the accounting profession. The club accomplishes this goal by sponsoring guest speakers from the accounting industry and by organizing networking and social events. Through these functions, members are able to network with professionals, other students, and faculty. We also encourage students to give back to the community by participating in service projects we host throughout the semester.

Club President: Channing Porter

Admissions Griffin Ambassadors

AGA provides students the chance to share their Westminster story and give back to the Westminster community through involvement in the Admissions process. Students will also get to know other students who are involved and passionate about their Westminster experience, providing spaces where students can reflect on their education and the benefits of attending our school. Students will also be educated on the resources of the college. As much as the club is about recruiting new students to the college, our primary goal is educating the members of the club and giving them the skills to talk to people about what they are getting out of their education.

Club President: Sam Johnson 

Aeromanagement Club

AeroManagement club exists to connect students with a passion for aviation and business. Our goal is to learn more about this exciting industry and be a place where students can grow their knowledge in all areas of aviation. In the process, we offer networking opportunities, events which initiate potential for career development, guest speakers, and tours!

Club President:  Alex Clark

Alphabet Soup

Alphabet Soup is a club whose goal is to provide a safe, fun, and comfortable environment for people involved in, supportive of, or interested in learning about the GLBTTQQIAPPS community. G-Gay, L-Lesbian, B-Bisexual, T-Transgender, T-Transsexual, Q-Queer, Q-Questioning, I-Intersexed, A-Asexual, P-Pansexual, P-Polyamorous, S-Straight!

Club President: Etephanie Mercado

American Chemical Society / ACS

Westminster’s ACS student chapter is an organization for undergraduate students with an interest in the chemical sciences. Members participate in a wide range of programs and activities that enhance their college experience and prepare them for successful careers. Our chapter focuses on community outreach, and STEM education through volunteer at local schools and libraries.

Club President(s): Benjamin Beacom & Dan Devore

Be A Human

Be a Human is a collaborative project, that focuses on the reclamation of narratives often silenced or ignored. This is a call to action for the Westminster College community to stand up against ableism, racism, transphobia, and queerphobia. Be a Human is likewise active on Facebook, follow us there at WC Be a Human.

Club President: Ban Naes

Black Student Union

Black Student Union is an identity based club for Black, African, and African American students. However, we are open to any one and everyone who wants to join whether they identify as Black, African, and African American. We strive to build community and celebrate our culture.

Club President: Jared Winn-Taryor

Dance Society

Dance Society is a club dedicated to the growth of dance on campus, as well as, the involvement of students interacting with dance in the community.

Club President: Kate Abbott

Democracy Matters

Non-Partisan club aimed at having conversations about the role of money in our political system.

Club President: Josie Stoker

Discover Utah*

Club President: Grace Gorham

We are a club that takes field trips all around Utah to get students off campus in a fun way. It’s also the type of club that every student can be apart of if you enjoy seeing all that Utah has to offer.

Entrepreneurship Club

As part of the Center for Entrepreneurship, WEC is designed to provide a unique entrepreneurial environment for students to enhance their business skills, build a solid business network, create and run their own start-ups, and increase awareness of emerging global socio-economic issues.

Club President: Luis Vasques

Feminist Club

The Feminist Club’s main goal is to heighten awareness about radical feminism. This includes discussing the common misconceptions associated with feminism, empowering all feminists at Westminster and in Salt Lake City, and engaging in meaningful service projects within our community. Our club values diversity, intersectionality, inclusiveness, and acceptance of all people. We specifically focus on incorporating the voices of people of color, the queer community, trans individuals, and the LGBTQIAP+ community at large. This club is also non-hierarchical, and the various chairs within the club are task-oriented and filled on a volunteer basis.

Club President: Ember Bradbury & Annette Donald & Abby Leinbach

French Club

French Club celebrates the culture and language of France. They have fun and eat delicious French food and watch cool French movies.

Club President: Claudie Jan

Geology Club

A gathering of all sorts rock lovers, from the avid rock hound to the geologist-in-training, anybody who loves to hang out on and around rocks is welcome. A place rock nerdom meets rock climbing, hiking, and trail running. You do not have to be a geologist, just a rock lover! Come hang out with us!

Club President: Ben Stover & Kiera Bolinder

Girl Up

The Westminster College Girl Up on campus chapter is dedicated to the mission of Girl Up, which is to unite girls to change the world. By “girls”, we mean anyone who identifies themselves as a “girl” regardless of sex, gender, or sexuality and who are adolescents (10 to 17 years old). We hope that through providing girls here in Salt Lake City and around the world with the security, support, and opportunities to successfully pursue their education, that we, as a Girl Up club on campus, may contribute our part in changing the world. We empower women and girls both on and off campus to join the United Nations and Girl Up in its mission of educating the world’s girls, fundraise for Girl Up, speak out to local communities in order to spread awareness, and advocate for the changes which will permit girls everywhere to obtain their right to an education. We fervidly believe that every girl, no matter where she is from, deserves to dream and have access to the resources which will aid her in achieving her dreams. Anyone and everyone is welcome in joining our mission and participating in the club’s goals and activities.

Club President: Mary Sanchez

Graphic Design Club*

Club President: Gabby Barker

Graphic Design Club is a place where anybody with an interest in graphic design can come to learn, to share/brainstorm ideas, gain a better understanding of what a career in graphic design entails, and to build a better, stronger design community at Westminster.

Griffins For The Greater Good

Griffins for the Greater Good Club brings people of diverse spiritual backgrounds together to increase understanding, cooperation, and collaboration. We, as a community of curious students, come together to discuss our personal beliefs. Our activities typically involve spirituality, faith, and service.

Club President: Rebecca Blanton

Hillel

Hillel for Utah strives to create an inclusive and powerful connection to Jewish life. Grounded in Jewish values, we foster a vibrant, open community with responsibility to enhance the world and to shape the Jewish future. Hillel for Utah serves students on Westminster, the University of Utah and Salt Lake Community College Campuses.
Club President: Mara Kushner

History Club/ Phi Alpha Theta

Phi Alpha Theta is a professional society whose mission is to promote the study of history through the encouragement of research, good teaching, publication and the exchange of learning and ideas among historians. We seek to bring students and teachers together for intellectual and social exchanges, which promote and assist historical research and publication by our members in a variety of ways. The chapter at Westminster College aims to promote local, national, and international histories on campus through events such as eld trips, on-campus speakers, lms, and other possible activities. We also promote student research opportunities to participate in such activities as the Westminster Undergraduate Research Fair and the Phi Alpha Theta Student Research Conference in Utah, among other research-related events.

Club President: Blaine Whitford

Improv Club

Club President: Max Farrell

Indoor Soccer Club

A friendly place where all soccer abilities are welcome to play soccer on weeknights.

Club President: Nicole Rodriquez

International Student Association

The International Student Association (ISA) is a community that brings international and local students together to share and talk about their cultures, thoughts, and ways of being in an open-space. The International Student Association (ISA) also organizes a lot of fun activities such as Bowling Night, International Potluck, International Dance, festivals, karaokes, and more. The International Student Association (ISA) is way more fun than saying “pam po poom pam pam” 20 times with a single breath.

Club President: Obaid Barakzai

Intervarsity Christian Fellowship

InterVarsity is a non-denominational Christian club where students are able to come together to explore who Jesus is in a safe place. Our goal is to love the campus of Westminster while learning to love each other. Although it is a Christian fellowship, anyone is welcomed to join the fellowship. Activities include weekly gatherings, Bible studies, retreats, leadership trainings, outreach events, etc.

Club President: Ryan Kruger

Knitting Club

The goal of Knitting Club is to provide the Westminster community with the opportunity to learn a new skill or practice an old one, while also focusing on relaxation and self-care. As a low-commitment club, we aim to help people stress less, socialize more, challenge themselves, and use their knitting abilities to serve the local community.

Club President: Kiana Webster & Scout Invie

LatinX Club

LatinX provides opportunity to meet others of Latin American background and who may share a common culture. We encourage unapologetic and accountable spaces in order to build our community on campus. We strive to nourish education around identity and lived experience. All are welcomed and encouraged to share space.
Much like BSU, we hope to collaborate with and support other ethnic/ identity-based clubs on campus.

Club President: Salma Guerrero

Latter-Day Saint Student Association / LDSSA

LDSSA seeks to foster a community of friendship and support for all Westminster students by having fun activities every Wednesday and a whole variety of religious classes focused on Jesus Christ, during the week.

Club President: Hudson Schmucker

Lemma*

Club President: Max Black

Love Your Melon*

Club President: Amanda Sevigny

Our club is dedicated to raising funds and awareness for pediatric cancer research and financial assistance to families who cannot afford it. We also do one super hero day per semester where we spend the day with a child battling cancer and provide them with memories that will last forever.

Mock Trial

Mock Trial aim to build critical thinking and public speaking skills through the performance and analysis of US criminal and civil court. We represent Westminster at regional competitions and compete against other schools as attorney’s and witnesses in mock court trials.

Club President: Julie Norman

NAMI On Campus

NAMI on Campus is affiliated with the National Alliance of Mental Illness, which is the largest grassroots movement in the U.S. They strive to bring awareness to mental illness and crush the stigma surrounding it. They also aspire to advocate for our communities on campus and off campus who suffer from mental illnesses.

Club President: Dawson Whitaker

PHAT

Club President: Madison Todd

Philosophy Club

The goal of the club is to promote and engage students interested in philosophy in entertaining and practical ways. This could include group reading conversations, movie or tv conversations, or general socratic dialogues related to philosophy.

Club President: Jon Carillo

PPHS

Advocacy group for students that are on a pre-professional health track such as pre-med, pre-dent, pre-pt, pre-dc, pre-pa, pre-pharm, and many more. They have many events where professionals from all of those fields come and speak to students about the daily duties and routines of those health professions, the schooling it requires, and any other prudent information.

Club President: Bobby Bruggeman

Psychology Club*

Club President: Natalie Saavedra

The Psychology Club is dedicated to encouraging critical thinking, global awareness, and deeper understanding of psychology and neuroscience.

Public Lands Protection*

Club President: Eliza Van Dyk

The Public Land protection club will facilitate relatioonships between students and Enviornmental Organizations in the SLC area with the goal of protecting public lands. Through these orgs, students will have access to volunteer events, presentations, and enviromental contacts. The goals of the club will be to advocate for public lands and learn about the process of public land protection in government (writing letters, voting, etc.)

Residence Hall Association / RHA

Our club aims to be the voice for students living on campus, make positive change in the residence halls, offer leadership positions for residents and plan and host social, educational, and service events like Mx. Westminster, Halloween Party, Food Forums, S’mores Night, Talent Show, Water Blowout, and Alcohol Awareness. Check us out on Social Media/Online at…
Facebook: Westminster College RHA
Instagram: westminster.college.rha
Our Website

Club President: Cecilia Firpo

Rotaract

Local community service and involvement.

Club President: Brendan McKelvy

Ski and Snowboard Club

We engage the ski and snowboard community of Westminster College by putting on events, and providing resources such as gear and pass discounts. SHARE THE SHRED is our motto, and we hope to get as many people excited about skiing, snowboarding, and having a good time as we can!

Club President: Davis Lentz

SNOW

SNOW will provide a community for nursing students, brown bag lunch events with speakers on special topics in healthcare, mentoring opportunities for the transition into nursing school, community outreach and volunteer opportunities and increased communication between nursing students and the Westminster student body.

Club President: Hailey Muilenburg

Student Physics Society

Student Physics Society is a place for physics majors to meet other like-minded individuals to network, learn about careers in physics and the sciences, find scholarships, and participate in science-related community service.

Club President(s): Sarah Nagy, Valeria Villegas

Students For Choice*

Students for Choice is a student led club in partnership with Planned Parenthood. We organize events on about reproductive justice, sex positivity and follow many of the campaigns Planned Parenthood creates and promotes.

Club President: Ocean Chandler

Tabletop Games Club

A club that meets weekly devoted to creating community through playing tabletop games like Settlers of Catan, Magic: the Gathering, Ticket to Ride, and more!

Club President: Sean Mellin

Taekwondo Club

Taekwondo Club is an interactive, single-step self-defense club. You can get a workout while learning some new moves that can keep you safe and feel confident. All martial arts styles and skill levels are welcome!

Club President: Diana Khosrovi

Theatre Society

We are a club that celebrates theatre and creates fun, campus-wide events for anyone who wants to join!

Club President: Dylan McKernan

Tipping Point

The Tipping Point club, inspired by Malcolm Gladwell’s novel, “The Tipping Point,” aims to raise awareness around issues of human trafficking and sexual assault by hosting service projects and events, and creating a space for conversation. We are at the Tipping Point in the fight against sexual assault and modern day slavery. We must address these issues on our own campus, in our own city, and in our own community to begin to find solutions.

Club President: Ember Bradbury

UNICEF

To advocate, promote, and initiate UNICEFs global goals and objectives abroad and within our community to provide protection for the World’s most vulnerable children.

Club President: Anisa Dahir

VDay

A club that provides a safe space for all women—and people who identify as female—who are survivors of sexual, domestic, and psychological assault. This club will act as a support group and an opportunity to empower survivors in their everyday lives while providing opportunities for activism and volunteer work on Westminster’s campus as well as in the community of Salt Lake City.

Club President: Emma Thompson

Westminster Military Association / WMA*

Club President: Luke Childers

The Westminster Military Association (WMA) is an inclusive group that is open to all students, faculty, staff, and alumni interested in the Unites States military, Westminster College, and the surrounding community. We are dedicated to the social and academic advancement of all students, the incorporation of all faculty, staff and alumni as mentors, and supporting our student population throughout their career at Westminster College.

Westminster Republican Club

College Republicans at Westminster College is dedicated to make known and promote the principles of the Republican Party among members of Westminster College campus and community. To aid in the election of Republican candidates at all levels of government. To encourage and assist in the organization and active functioning of the Republican Party at local, state, and national levels. To develop political skills and leadership abilities among Republican students as preparation for future service by them to the Party and community.

Club President: Aaron Smith

Westminster SLAM

Westminster SLAM seeks to promote the poetry of Westminster College students by providing them with weekly workshops, connecting them to high pro le poets, and hosting regular open mics. Dedicated members can also compete for a chance to represent Westminster College nationally as a part of the Westminster Slam Team at the College Union Poetry Slam Invitational in the spring.

Club President: Rilee Pickle

Westminster Students Advocating for Youth / Westminster SAY*

Club President: Natalie Saavedra

Westminster S.A.Y. (Students Advocating for Youth), formerly WeCAN, is comprised of Westminster College students who mentor underprivileged and underrepresented middle school students at Granite Park Jr. High. In connection with the non-profit WeCAN, the club’s main goal is to inspire, influence, and guide these students to go to college. Furthermore, the club encourages them to see college as necessary and accessible, regardless of socioeconomic status. Potential activities will consist of regular visits to Granite Park Jr. High to mentor students, campus visits and college fairs — in which the members expose student mentees to the college atmosphere here at Westminster and further expose them to opportunities to excel in education.

Women in Aviation - Great Salt Lake Chapter

Great Salt Lake Chapter interested in promoting women in aviation careers and giving them a support group as well as helping out with community events.

Club President: Alex Clark

Learn More

If you’re interested in joining a club, feel free to reach out to the club president listed under the club description. If you have any other questions about clubs or want to learn more, please email the Clubs President at aswclubs@westminstercollege.edu.

Start A Club

Come visit the ASW office in Shaw and we can walk you through the process. Once you’ve created your club, ASW is here to help with advertising and has applications available for funding opportunities!

What to Expect:

Process outlined below ideally requires 2 weeks:

  1. Fill out a Club Proposal Form.
    – You’ll need 8 students’ names to support your idea and a potential advisor.
  2. Send the proposal to the ASW Clubs President, or leave the proposal on the Clubs President’s desk in the ASW Office.
  3. The proposal is provided to the Clubs Board to makes sure it aligns with the ASW Clubs Handbook.
  4. Approval or Suggestion for Revision occurs.
  5. When approved, the proposal is sent to the ASW Chief Justice.
  6. ASW Judicial confirms that it aligns with the ASW Constitution.
  7. Approval or Suggestion for Revision occurs.

Not part of two-week estimate:

  • Last Step! Founder must join a Clubs Body meeting with all club leaders on campus where the current club leaders must approve the proposal by a simple majority.