The International Club

Purpose

The purpose of the International Club is to plan and organize cultural, educational, and social activities which build friendships and unity between the international and American students at ATC; to promote understanding between cultures; and to provide a link between international students and the Athens Technical College community.

Specifically, the International Club shall:

a) increase awareness of and encouragement in international development through academic and technical education;
b) promote opportunities for sharing international/intercultural expertise;
d) encourage faculty, staff, and student participation in international education activities;
e) develop an international perspective in the ATC community.

Membership Eligibility

Membership in the International Club shall be open to all currently enrolled students who have an interest and is willing to contribute to the purpose of the International Club. Dues are not required for membership.

Membership Application

Typical Activities

It is up to the club members to decide what activities they would like to participate in each year, but the students may want to go to local cultural events, befriend international students who will be coming to Athens Tech with student visas, celebrate International Education Week, participate in the annual International Festival, have special guest speakers attend their monthly meetings, hold fundraisers to fund the organization mission, volunteer for community service projects, etc.

Click here for more information on the 2012 International Festival.

Contact Information

Linnea Tighe
international@athenstech.edu
Office phone: (706) 355-5148
H-735 (in the Registration and Records Office)

President - Anzio Gartrell
Vice President - Claudio Guevara
Secretary - Shadonna "Donni" Smith
Treasurer - Stephanie Fedora
Communications Coordinator - Franciska Virginia
To contact the International Club, email either the Advisor or a student officer listed above or stop by room H-735 for more information. Check out the International Student Office Facebook page for current events in the International Club.

International Student Office  International Student Office