Wilkes University - Student Life - Clubs and Organizations

Clubs and Organizations

Wilkes has an active student media, including a television station within the Shelburne Telecommunication Center "", FM radio station WCLH, weekly newspaper , and yearbook Amnicola.

Numerous student-run clubs are recognized and funded by the student government. Many of the clubs are athletically focused, representing sports including Crew, Lacrosse, Running, Skiing, Volleyball, and Ultimate Frisbee. Clubs associated with academics and majors represent Psychology, Sociology, Criminology, and Pre-Pharmacy. Other clubs are formed around common interests such as Animal Advocacy, Vegetarianism, Anime, and Robotics.

Throughout the 1990s and 2000s, Wilkes University Programming Board hosted PA based bands such as Live and Fuel, and national favorites including Alanis Morissette, Dashboard Confessional, Lifehouse, Busta Rhymes, Hoobastank, Jack's Mannequin and Billy Joel. In March 2011 they hosted Yellowcard. In May 2012, they hosted Mac Miller.

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