Cultural & Special Interests



Active Minds:

Active Minds promotes mental health awareness within the Stonehill community and beyond. We come together to speak out against the stigma and discrimination that surrounds mental illness. Active Minds provides a safe space to discuss mental health and resources for those struggling. 

Contact: Maeve Rondeau,

Afro-Caribbean Club:

The Afro-Caribbean Club strives to educate Stonehill about the different identities within the African diaspora. While celebrating Afro-Caribbean beliefs and ancestry, we empower members to develop a deeper understanding of cultures, share their traditions, and celebrate African heritage through discussions, trips, and events.   

Contact: Evaudie Paul,

Art Club:

Also known as "Craft Club," we make some of the many Pinterest crafts that we have always wanted to attempt to create (e.g., canvas paintings, succulent decorating, crayon melting, coasters, fleece tie blankets)! All supplies are provided and the crafts we make are great dorm decorations or even gifts.  

Contact: Erin Mason,

Ben’s Bells:

The mission of Ben's Bells is to teach individuals and communities about the positive impacts of intentional kindness and to inspire people to practice kindness as a way of life.  

Contact: Sydney DeJoie,

Black Student Union:  

The Black Student Union fosters growth & unity among it's students by elevating and promoting African (PAN) cultural pride, history and development within our Stonehill community. Through enriching educational events, mentorship, activism, pivotal cultural luncheons and dinners, the BSU promotes Black Art, culture, unity and pride. Our Black Student Union embraces and welcomes all students regardless of race, gender, sexuality or ethnicity in celebrating our campus' diversity

Contact: Gayle Regis,

Colleges Against Cancer:

Working towards raising awareness about cancer, our most popular events include traveling to Hope Lodge to cook dinner for cancer patients and making holiday cards for Boston Children’s Hospital.  

Contact: Jessica Williams,

Creative Writing Club:

Creative Writing Club is open to students with or without creative writing experience. Meeting weekly, students can choose to share their work, and other students provide compliments and constructive criticism on the work!  

Contact: Matthew Murray,

disABILITY Enlightenment Project:

DEP discusses current topics about disabilities occurring in the world, and ways Stonehill can be a more inclusive environment. We also hold different dialogues about different intellectual and developmental disabilities.  

Contact: Caitlin Yannizzi,

Financial Wellness Club:

Contact: Allison Cannon,

Gaming Club:

This recreational club hosts small events featuring various video and tabletop games each weekend. These can be both competitive and casual events intended to build a strong sense of community.  

Contact: Tristan Dunn,

Love Blooms:  

Contact: Karen Demarest,

Love Your Melon:

“Love Your Melon is an apparel brand dedicated to giving a hat to every child battling cancer and supporting the fight against pediatric cancer”. On campus we are dedicated to raising awareness through different events, whether that be tabling in the Commons or social media challenges.  

Contact: Janelle Poitras,

M.A.T.U. (Mundos Apartes Tierras Unidas): 

Matu (Mundos Apartes Tierras Unidas) is an all inclusive Latinx club that educates students on the diversity and customs within Latinx culture by holding club meetings, events, and joining Latinx conferences.  

Contact: Jasmine Santos,

Make-A-Wish Club:

Tens of thousands of volunteers, donors and supporters advance the Make-A-Wish® vision to grant the wish of every child diagnosed with a critical illness. In the United States and its territories, on average, a wish is granted every 34 minutes. We believe a wish experience can be a game-changer.  

Contact: Janelle Poitras,

S.E.A. (Students for Environmental Action):

SEA is concerned with all things sustainable and ecologically friendly. We meet once a week and try to host one event each month to increase education on campus. We welcome anyone to stop by our meetings, information is on our Facebook page!  

Contact: Elizabeth Cronin,

Spanish Club:

We meet weekly, as well as have events such as movie nights, try different Spanish recipes, and converse in Spanish with our members. We discuss different topics including music, pop culture, and more! Learners of all levels are welcome and encouraged to join! Bienvenidos!  

Contact: Carolyn Hayes,

Students to End Alzheimer's Disease:

We focus  on volunteerism, awareness and outreach, and research and education centered around Alzheimer's disease within the Stonehill community as well as the Easton/Brockton area. We strive to help those affected by Alzheimer's disease as well as advocating for improvements and change to Alzheimer's-related healthcare policies.  

Contact: Emily O’Malley,

WHEN (Women's Health & Empowerment NOW):

WHEN is an inclusive dialogue group focusing on issues pertaining to women. Meeting every Tuesday night, we discuss topics centering around women's health and empowerment. Past discussion topics have included underrepresentation of women in politics, the gender pay gap in women's sports, and the stigma surrounding menstruation.  

Contact: Alexandra Froment,

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