Student Life

Student Groups & Clubs

We encourage students to participate in activities to build new relationships, to foster cooperation and responsibility, and to develop skills and interests. To get involved or to suggest new activities, email the Student Activities Office at studentactivities@northeast.edu or call (402) 844-7159. Follow us on social media @NortheastSAC for news, events, and updates.



Some clubs, organizations, and activities have specific requirements; however, many are open to any interested full- or part-time student.

Archery Club

For current and new shooters interested in archery and bow hunting.

Audio & Recording Technology Club

A student organization affiliated with the Audio Engineering Society, Inc. This club was organized to promote active citizenship and volunteerism by conducting special projects that allow Audio Club members to learn through providing service activities that meet community needs. Promotes the development of professional attitudes among students preparing to enter the audio and recording profession. To interest capable men and women in audio and recording as a career.

Auto Body Club

For students interested in the Auto Body profession.

Auto Tech Club

For students interested in the Auto Tech program

Boards, Cards, & Dice (BCD)

To connect students with similar interests in all manner of table games that use boards, cards, and/or dice.

Broadcasting Club

Formed to teach the members more about the broadcast industry; to develop friendships among broadcast students; and to build leadership skills by giving students the responsibility to operate the club.

Building Construction Club

A student chapter of the National Association of Home Builders. Organized to promote active citizenship and volunteerism by conducting special projects that allow BC Club members to learn through providing service activities that meet community needs. To promote the development of professional attitudes among students preparing to enter the residential construction profession. To interest capable men and women in residential construction as a career.

Christian Student Fellowship

Wholesome activities, volunteerism, and opportunity for spiritual growth.

Cinema Club

To interest capable men and women in the digital cinema and media profession.

Criminal Justice Association

Organized to further the professional development of the criminal justice majors and minors and support the criminal justice system in campus and community activities.

Diesel

For students interested in the Diesel Technology profession.

Diversified Ag Club

Organized for students interested in agriculture.

E-Sports Club

To provide an organized esports league at Northeast.

Early Childhood Organization

Organized to unite members involved in early childhood into a single body, to provide assistance to members on obtaining any early childhood related sources.

ENACTUS

To promote entrepreneurialism of club members and the community at South Sioux City Campus.

Every Tribe Every Tongue (ET)

To promote unity among every race and language, and for all people in a relationship with Jesus Christ.

Farm Bureau Club

To interface with active participation in developing agriculture-friendly policies and carrying out those polices and to advocate for agriculture to elected officials and consumers.

Hawks Manufacturing

For students interested in Manufacturing Technology as a career.

Hawks United

To promote diversity and inclusion as well as active citizenship and volunteerism.

Health Information Management Club

Educates and promotes Health Information Management careers to capable men and women.

Heating Ventilation & Air Conditioning Club (HVAC)

Organized to unite members involved in air conditioning and refrigeration into a single body, to provide assistance to members on any air conditioning and refrigeration related subject.

Horticulture Club (Hort Club)

Organized to promote active citizenship and volunteerism by conducting special projects that allow Horticulture Club members to learn through providing service activities that meet community needs. To promote the development of professional attitudes among students preparing to enter the horticulture profession. To interest capable men and women in horticulture as a career.

Information Technology Club

Organized to stimulate student interest and activity in computers and to promote scholastic achievement among all students interested in computer information.

International Friendship Community

To provide international students with the opportunity to develop community friendships and meaningful cultural experiences while in the U.S.

International Student Association

Open to students who are actively interested in diversity and internationalism, and organized to develop leadership and service through the ideals of understanding and tolerance in a diverse community. To cultivate a diverse fellowship among students of Northeast.

Lineworkers Club

Organized to promote active citizenship and volunteerism by conducting special projects that allow NECC Lineworkers Club members to learn through providing service activities that meet community needs. To promote the development of professional attitudes among students preparing to enter the utility line profession. To interest capable men and women in utility line as a career.

Livestock Judging Team

Competes in intercollegiate judging contests throughout the year in Nebraska, Colorado, Kansas, Arizona, Kentucky, and Texas. Also assists with livestock contests held on campus and hosts an annual judging contest for 4-H members in the area.

Multicultural Club - South Sioux City

Open to students who are actively interested in diversity and internationalism, and organized to develop leadership and service through the ideals of understanding and tolerance in a diverse community. To cultivate a diverse fellowship among students of Northeast.

Musical Organizations

  • Northeast Area Jazz Ensemble
  • Northeast Jazz Machine
  • Northeast Singers Express
  • Ebony & Crimson

Nebraska Lutheran Campus Ministry-Norfolk (NeLCM)

Cultivating fellowship among Northeast students and inviting them to experience worship, volunteerism, and mission.

Northeast Players

The Northeast Players is the college’s theatre group. At present, it presents a full-length play every spring semester. Productions have included everything from Shakespeare to Inge, from slapstick comedies to murder mysteries. In addition to the performing aspect, students are also introduced to the technical side of theatre, taking charge of crews for set construction, lights, sound, and the like. Tuition grants are available for students willing to become more involved.

Phi Beta Lambda

Students interested in business skills development.

Phi Theta Kappa

National two-year college scholastic honorary fraternity for full-time students who maintain 3.5 grade point average or above organized for the promotion of scholarship, the development of leadership and service, and the cultivation of fellowship among qualified students of this college.

Physical Therapist Assistant Club

Organized to unite members involved in PTA into a single body, to provide assistance to members on obtaining any PTA related sources. Contact Tere Karella, (402) 844-7326.

PRIDE Group

A group for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, and Allied (LGBTQA) students, staff and faculty who provide education, support, and advocacy regarding sexual orientation and gender identity for the campus community.

Pulse Club

To introduce students to Jesus Christ and help them grow in their faith.

Publications

The Viewpoint - The college newspaper, published by students.

Resident Assistants/Student Assistants

Campus housing residents who assist with the daily operations of the campus housing facilities.

Hawks Catholics

A club dedicated to facilitating growth in knowledge and appreciation of the Catholic Faith.

SkillsUSA Club

An International student club for students interested in vocational skill development.
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Student Activities Council (SAC)

Coordinate and implement activities including Monday Night @ the Movies and Wacky Wednesdays-FREE to students.

Student Ambassadors

Students who promote Northeast through campus tours, recognition activities, and presentations.

Student Education Association (SEA)

Affiliated with the National Education Association (NEA) through the NEA Student Program (NEA-SP) and with the Nebraska State Education Association (NSEA). Organized for the promotion and development of professional attitudes among students preparing to enter the teaching profession. To interest capable men and women in a teaching career. To encourage a careful selective standard for persons admitted to approved programs of teacher education. To influence the conditions under which prospective educators are prepared.

Student Leadership Association (SLA)

Represents the student body through councils, committees, and activities, and by boosting student morale and voicing student concerns and opinions.

Student Nurses Association

A constituent of the Nebraska State Student Nurses' Association organized to assume responsibility for contributing to nursing education in order to provide for the highest quality health care. To provide programs representative of fundamental and current professional interests and concerns. To aid in the development of the whole person, his/her professional role, and his/her responsibility for the health care of people in all walks of life.

Student Veterans Organization

Organized to promote active citizenship and volunteerism to unite student veterans at Northeast.

Trap Club

To grow the sport of trap shooting and provide opportunities to current and new shooters alike.

TRIO

For students in the TRIO program at Northeast.

Vet Tech Club

Organized to promote and represent the Vet Tech profession by being examples of top technicians, not only at meetings, but also in everyday life.

West Point Club

To develop leadership and service at the West Point campus.

Wind Energy Club

For students interested in wind energy as a career.