In addition to professional clubs, there are a number of social organizations that encourage student interaction among different classes and academic programs, and enrich student experiences at KGI outside of the classroom.
Change for Change is a national non-profit organization committed to creating a positive effect of the community through the power of the collective. The KGI Chapter of Change for Change is an official member of the national organization (http://www.changeforchange.org/) and operates in conjunction with the 7C Consortium. The KGI Chapter aims to reduce the impact of homelessness in Los Angeles by collecting loose change on campus, to be donated to Homeless Health Care Los Angeles
Joel Greggain, MBS '15 | firstname.lastname@example.org
The Cosmos Club exists to watch the TV Mini-Series "Cosmos", hosted by Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson. We meet every other week in the lecture hall to watch an episode of this fantastic series. Come join us!
Good Game Club
Rafael Ollervides, MBS '16 | email@example.com
The Good Game Club provides a fun, social outlet for KGI students to take a break from their coursework and have fun without spending money! Our club is about all types of games: board games, dice, card, tabletop and video games. We meet once or twice a week on campus and everyone is invited to come and play. The GG club serves to promote strategic thinking, friendly competition, and fun in a relaxed environment.
KGI Fitness Club
Sara Herrmann, MBS '15 | firstname.lastname@example.org
The KGI Fitness Club aims to provide a forum for students of all programs to stay fit and healthy with a variety of fitness and wellness activities. We hope to organize runs, pick-up sports, yoga, nutrition/cooking classes, etc to promote student well-being.
Joshua Hopps, MBS '16 | email@example.com
MCAT club is a club composed of those interested in Medicine and desiring to prepare for the MCAT. We meet couple times a week for about 30-60mins in groups of 3-4 people. We will focus on content for the first semester and then on practice tests/ Princeton review during spring semester.
April Yang, MBS '15 | firstname.lastname@example.org
The Outdoor Club is focused on exploring the great outdoors. We encourage students to spend a few hours reconnecting with nature. We will go kayaking, find waterfalls, and see new vistas. All skill levels are welcome.
Queer Graduate Union
Sara Cronin, MBS '15 | email@example.com
The Queer Graduate Union (QGU) is a professional club at KGI. The purpose of this organization shall be to provide an atmosphere of respect and acceptance for all individuals, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. As a professional club it also will offer educational information pertaining to sexual minorities and allies at KGI; a safe space for social interactions; professional mentoring in the fields of health, biotechnology, and pharmacy; and increase awareness of the LGBTQA community at KGI.
Lucas Hixson, MBS, PPC, PPM, PhD, SoP ' 15 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Wine club is an educational platform used to expose students to the history and culture surrounding the wine industry. Additionally, this club serves to help students improve upon their networking skills by placing them in situations representative of industry networking events.