Cultural Clubs

Asian Culture Club

Participate in a relaxing forum for promoting diversity awareness.

Student leaders: Marisa Vang, Bao Xiong
Faculty advisor: Dr. Alejandra Estrin Dashe

Canadian Club

Bridge the gap between Canadians and Americans. Provide opportunities for students from all around the world to socialize at Northwestern and learn valuable information about chiropractic, including regulations and controls in Canada.

Student leaders: Carolyn Weiss, Michelle Speranza
Faculty advisor: Dr. Anita Manne

Club Mariposa

Educate the Northwestern community abou the opportunities at La Clínica de la Mariposa in Costa Rica which provides care for underserved populations.

Student leaders: Carolyn Filla, Michelle Speranza, Celia Peters, Donna Sandberg
Faculty advisor: Dr. Alejandra Estrin Dashe

Gender and Sexuality Alliance - GSA

Provide awareness and a community of inclusiveness about and for allied, asexual, bisexual, cross-dressing, gay, intersexed, lesbian, pansexual, queer, questioning, transgender, transsexual, two-spirited and unidentified people (AABCGILPQQTTTU). Encourage understanding, tolerance and self pride by attending regular meetings that reflect these values as well as creating social events with the same mentality in mind. Support AABCGILPQQTTTU individuals on campus and their families in times of crisis and in times of peace. 

Student leaders: Kim Christensen
Faculty advisor: Dr. Lynne Hvidsten

Justice, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion - JEDI Club

Promote diversity awareness on campus through speakers, lectures and events.

Student leaders: Dawn Pivec, Kim Doyle
Staff advisor: Deborah Hogenson


Encourage student interaction through musical expression.

Student leaders: Carolyn Weiss
Staff advisor: Dr. Mary Tuchsherer

Secular Student Alliance - SSA

Explore and discuss the ideals of scientific and critical inquiry, secularism and human-based ethics in an environment that promotes fellowship and community.

Student leaders: Shane Bromley, Brandon Langerude
Faculty advisor: Dr. Anita Manne

Student Ambassador Club

Student ambassadors assist prospective students in making an informed decision about choosing to attend Northwestern. Learn more about Student Ambassador Club

Student leaders: Sheryl Holst, Ezra Schlotthauer
Staff advisor: Steve Nordstrom

Student American Black Chiropractic Association - SABCA

Be part of the effort to recruit, encourage and support black persons to study chiropractic. Learn more about SABCA.

Student leader: Jason Sims
Faculty advisor: Dr. Zach Zachman

Students Serving Veterans - SSV (formerly, the Military Club)

Obtain information on programs and benefits for military members and their families. Participate in raising public and congressional awareness in order to reform the military healthcare system (TRICARE) and VA hospitals to include chiropractic, massage therapy, acupuncture and Oriental medicine services.

Club activities include the NCLC-lobby congress, letter writing campaigns to VFWs and American Legions, the MN Military Appreciation Fund, support groups for service members and their families, and hosting speakers to inform students of programs and benefits. Provide a support network to veterans and their families.

Student leader: Angela Thomsen
Staff advisor: James McCloden

The Rock

Grow in the knowledge and love of Jesus Christ - and gather with others who are seeking and growing in their faith.

Student leaders: Patrick Isaacs, Isaiah Crevier
Faculty advisors: Dr. Jeff Rich

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