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Student Groups

Student Groups-

New Paltz Feminist Collective New Paltz Feminist Collective is a campus club for feminists or people interested in feminism.  Contact Name: Erin Healy;
*Meetings Fridays at 5:30pm in the SU Atrium

Amnesty International at SUNY New Paltz is a human rights organization that fights for various social justice issues.
Contact Name: Barbara Cvenic
*Meetings Wednesdays at 8pm in Humanities 113

Avant-Garde Magazine is a Women's magazine set to inspire all women in a positive way.  Contact Name: Ricardo A. Hernandez Jr.  Email:*Meeting times and places vary. Contact Ricardo.

SIAM & AWM Student Chapter at SUNY New Paltz Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics/ Assoc. of Women in Mathematics
Contact Name: Luke Stover/Shaina Pancaldo
*Meets Wednesdays at 3 in Faculty Office Building S12

The Body Peace Project A discussion/social group for all people looking to be at peace with their physical selves.
Contact Name: Cait O'Connor
*Meets Tuesdays at 4:30 in SUB 209

New Paltz Survivors Support is a confidential anonymous support group for survivors of sexual assault/abuse and rape. 
Contact Name: Rachel Dornheim; Phone: (631) 897-4476;
*Must contact Rachel Dornheim for meeting times.

Queer Action Coalition is an organization to make a safe space for the LGBTQQIPPA Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Intersex, Polysexual, Pansexual, Asexual) population and promote on-campus activism.  Contact Name: Rachel Dornheim
*Meets Wednesdays at 9 in SUB 409

Alpha Psi Ecdysia Burlesque and performance art  is an organization focused on entertaining the New Paltz community in an educational and empowering manner.
Contact Name: Robin Epes
*Meets Thursdays at 9:30pm and Sundays at 8pm at 158 Main Street

Take Back the Night Take Back the Night is an organization that aims to raise awareness about rape and sexual assault.  Contact Name: Petra Vega;  Email:
*Meetings to begin Spring 2013

African Woman's Alliance Unites is an organization of women from all background in celebration and education of African culture.  Contact Name: Desiree David; Phone: (845) 729-5573;
*Meets Wednesdays at 8PM in SUB 414