Participate in one of these renowned organizations during your years at Cedar Crest.
Learning shouldn’t be limited to the classroom. Explore your interests, take part in exciting activities and gain valuable hands-on experience by joining one or more of the organizations mentioned below. The groups arrange for speakers, panels and networking opportunities. Field trips to galleries and major metropolitan areas are a regular feature. Students from throughout the college are welcomed to join the clubs listed below.
The Art Society
The art society is open to any student with an interest in art. Its purpose is to increase general awareness and appreciation of art issues, activities and art on campus and throughout the community. The club gives students opportunities to lean about field and professions in art by sponsoring guest lecturers, hosting trips to local galleries and museums and collaborating on community based art projects. The club meets weekly.
In the past, the Art Society has sponsored or hosted the following events:
- Earth Day events
- The Sustainable Style Fashion Show
- Trash to Treasure—Sculpture Competition with Recycled Material
- Mural painting
- The “Fight Out Against Injustice” Quilt
- And much more!
The Paper Arts Guild
This organization meets monthly to work on creative projects based in the book arts. It was originally created for alumnae of the College, but has been opened to current students as well. Currently, the Guild is creating a small collaborative book project.