Below is an updated list of the Exhibitors that will be attending Carleton Expo on Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019. Check out the list to find out which booths you want to visit during the event.
Artificial intelligence society
Host workshops and meetups for students passionate about Artificial Intelligence.
Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa
The Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa (BGCO) provides a safe, supportive place where children and youth can experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, build positive relationships and develop confidence and skills for life.
After-school and weekend hours are a critical time for youth. That time can represent either an opportunity to learn and grow through quality after-school programs, or be a time of risk to youth’s health and safety. These programs keep kids safe, improve academic achievement and help relieve the stresses on today’s working families. They can serve as important intervention strategies for youth.
Carleton Academic Student Government
The Carleton Academic Student Government is a student government that is run in conjunction with the Carleton Senate. CASG facilitates the representation of undergraduate students on departmental and faculty boards allowing students to be able to be involved in the process of making decisions that affect their education. Additionally CASG also provides funding for academic events and scholarships on an annual basis.
Carleton Cognitive Science Association
A community for students interested in cognitive science to connect, socialize, and learn. Popular events include lab tours (e.g. the Advanced Cognitive Engineering Lab), board game/social nights, and prof dinners, where a group of students get the opportunity to chat with a cognitive science profs about research, interesting concepts, and much more!
Carleton Computer Science Society
The Carleton Computer Science Society (CCSS) is an academic society that aims to create academic, social, and industry-related resources and events for computer science students.
Carleton Geology Society
The Carleton University’s Geology Society aims to unify the students within the Earth Sciences program at Carleton university through social, networking and academic events and workshops.
Carleton University has been participating in the Great Northern Concrete Toboggan Race for over 20 years and has seen tremendous successes. The team is traditionally made up of engineering students whom enjoy the practical aspect of engineering as well as the nature of the competition. Each year approximately 500 students representing 30 teams travel from across Canada to compete against their fellow engineers from different universities and technical institutions.
Carleton International Relations Society
The Carleton International Relations Society (CIRS) is a non-partisan, student-run academic society focused on creating an engaging environment where students from all faculties and disciplines can come together to express their passion for international relations. This is accomplished by hosting various events, from political discussion nights to embassy/high commission visits, and a whole lot more! Our goal is not only to educate and expose our members to new and provocative issues within the domain of international affairs, but to also encourage leadership, participation, and success through connections.
Carleton Law and Legal Studies Society
The Carleton Law and Legal Studies Society (CLLSS) provides an opportunity for students interested in pursuing law beyond their current studies to interact with other like-minded peers in events and activities related to the study of Canadian law. From facilitating the Carleton Moot Team to organizing law school tours, the Carleton Law and Legal Studies Society is a must-join for all inspired by the law.
Carleton Political Science Society
The Carleton Political Science Society (CPSS) has made its mission to provide a social environment for politically inclined students and faculty. Holding social events, debates, and panel discussions, CPSS aims to involve all political science students in the after hours academic life at Carleton University.
Our mandate is to arrange social and academic activities in order to instill a sense of belonging within the department and the larger university community. Members can benefit through numerous opportunities which will complement both academic and social life at Carleton University.
Carleton Science Student Society
The Carleton Science Student Society is an academic society representing all students within the faculty of science to the University and the Ontario Science Student Association (OSSA). We have representatives from each program in Science and offer programming for students to foster a sense of community among the students in the faculty of science. We offer free rental services for students who need lab coats/goggles, and plan on working closely with the Dean’s Office to expand our services to include calculators, laptop chargers and free on-demand printing.
Carleton Undergraduate Economics Society
CUES runs a series of academic and social events pertaining to economics throughout the academic calendar year. CUES also provides students with opportunities to further engage with the Ottawa Economics community.
Carleton University Biomedical Engineering Society
Carleton University Biomedical Engineering Society (CUBES) represents the undergraduate students enrolled in biomedical & mechanical and biomedical & electrical engineering. We host events to help first and second year students with their classes or with acclimating to the program, and events to help students of all years learn about what the field of biomedical engineering has to offer. These include professor conferences, tours of hospitals and research centres, and social events.
Carleton University Geography and Environmental Studies Student Association (CUGESA)
CUGESA is all about meeting other students within the Geography, Geomatics, and Environmental Studies department. We plan various events throughout the year, both on and off campus, and everyone is welcome! Our events focus on meeting people, networking, and educational opportunities. It’s free to join, but some events do cost money.
Carleton University Journalism Society (JSOC)
We are here to represent the students of Carleton’s journalism school and to run academic and social events for their benefit.
Some highlights of the year include CBC Tours, Mentorship Night, Program-Wide Dodgeball, and J-Gala.
Carleton University Physics Society
The Carleton University Physics Society (CUPS) is an academic society affiliated with the Department of Physics that serves as a social network and educational tool for all physics lovers. We host many events throughout the year, such as Pizza and a Prof (a monthly lecture series), Pub Nights, Trivia Nights, and more! For updates about our events, check out our social media. We post about our events frequently on our social media.
Carleton University Women in Science and Engineering
WISE is a support network and community of women in the fields of science and engineering. Learn about amazing opportunities and make friends with passionate women in STEM! We participate in outreach, mentorship, study session, and conferences as well as events to relax and get to know your peers that have similar interests.
Carleton’s Chapter – Canadian Institute of Transportation Engineers
Carleton University’s CITE Student Chapter comprises undergraduate and graduate civil engineering students interested in the transportation engineering profession. The student chapter works to build positive relationships between private industry partners and the local parent organization, the National Capital Region. By connecting students with transportation professionals, the chapter is able to build a positive working relationship that can develop into future prospects. The main focus of the chapter for the upcoming academic year is to organize different events to increase membership of the student chapter as well as to bring like-minded students interested in transportation engineering together to present opportunities that await them in the future.
Communications Undergraduate Student Society (CUSS)
The Communication Undergraduate Student Society (CUSS) is an organization run by and for Communication and Media Studies students. CUSS fosters a sense of community and provides opportunities for students to build professional and personal relationships with their peers, instructors and prospective employers.
The society runs fundraising initiatives, field trips and professional activities throughout the academic year, as well as social events and an annual Winter Gala. CUSS’s mentorship program encourages professional, academic and personal success by pairing 1st and 2nd year students with a mentor throughout the academic year at Carleton University.
Students can get involved by attending one of the society’s events, writing a guest post for the CUSS blog, or by joining the Executive – first-year representatives are selected every September. Visit their website, cussconnection.com, for more information, or find them on social media.
Canadian Society for Civil Engineering Carleton Chapter is an academic undergraduate society that aims to provide services for Civil, Environmental and Architectural Conservation and Sustainabilty Engineering students, although all students are welcome. Membership to this society allows access to a textbook library, free printing, previous course information, study space and more. It also allows networking with other students to learn about your courses and what’s instore throughout your degree.
Our team designs and launches rockets at the Spaceport America Cup. We will have our rocket that we launched at the 2019 competition on display at the expo.
Located in the 4th floor of MacOdrum Library, the Discovery Centre is a space where undergraduate students could immerse themselves in collaborative and interactive learning and studying. It is a place for students where ideas are shared, art and design objects are displayed, and various events are hosted.
We also provide undergraduate research opportunities through our I-CUREUS program.
Food Science Student Society
We are the student society for the food science students of Carleton! Join us for fun food science activities such as a welcome barbeque, career night, board game nights and more!
Health Science Society
The Carleton Health Science Society (HSS) is a student society which seeks to represent, support and advocate for students within the Health Science department while fostering the development of connections between students. Our mission is to provide students within the department the best possible university experience, but offering experiences to further our education, social network, interact with fellow students and most of all, have fun!
History Undergraduate Society (HUgS)
The History Undergraduate Society (HUgS) is a social group for those who are enthusiastic about history and want to talk and mingle with other like-minded history buffs. Regular “HUgS and Tea” events for laid back evenings allow you the opportunity to discuss your essays and class work and your historical interests in general with our HUgS executives, professors, and fellow history fanatics. Get involved with YOUR History department and find your place at Carleton. For majors/minors or those who just love history.
Institute of African Studies Students Association
The IASSA is an intellectual space for young Africans to actively contribute to the ongoing conversation about Africa and its diaspora. It is a community for anyone who wishes to learn about all things related to Africa. We host the yearly Institute of African Studies Undergraduate Research Conference where undergraduate students present their research and have an opportunity to network among other social events.
Business competition team competing against other universities in Eastern Canada and Ontario in academic cases, parliamentary style debates, sports and social competitions.
The Faculty of Public Affairs (FPA) is home to a many academic units (from Criminology to Journalism to Social Work) that all work to build better societies. We will be talking about numerous upcoming events, our student volunteer program, and celebrating our international experiences!
Psychology Society of Carleton University
A group for individuals interested in the realm of Psychology. Whether you are looking to socialize, learn about the latest research, or just come out and have some fun, the Psychology Society is a safe place for anyone and everyone interested in the human mind. We host a multitude of events throughout the year ranging from educational seminars to game nights. We also offer many resources to help students get involved and engaged with the campus and community.
We are a team of volunteers and 4th-year project engineering students who cooperate to build a racecar from scratch every year. We design and manufacture large portions of the car in-house, meaning students get hands-on experience with tools like CAD, as well as machine time.
Sprott Accounting Students’ Association
We are the organization representing undergraduate Accounting students at the Sprott School of Business. We host networking events and workshops to help students develop their professional and academic skill sets.
Sprott Information Systems Students’ Association
The Sprott Information Systems Students’ Association strives to provide networking and learning opportunities for Information Systems Students in Commerce, General Commerce Students, and the greater Carleton Community. Our Association strives to bring in unique workshops, intense networking opportunities, and a unique social setting to those interested in what the IS Concentration is all about at the Sprott School of Business!
Sprott International Business Association
The Sprott International Business Association (SIBA) is the student organization at the Sprott School of Business for Bachelor of International Business (BIB) and Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) concentrating in International Business. Our aim is to add value to the International Business (IB) programs, by supporting Sprott students and strengthening the global IB community. We run a variety of events and initiatives to support the needs of IB students at the school. From career and academic support to social events, and all with the goal of IB students to improve their academic, career, and networking skills.
Systems and Computer Engineering Society
The Carleton Systems and Computer Engineering Society (SCESoc) is a society for the students of the Systems and Computer Engineering Department, which includes Biomedical and Electrical, Communications, Computer Systems, and Software Engineering. We hold a large variety of events, such as professional and technical skill development workshops, social gatherings, and networking opportunities. Re-established in 2014, we strive to ensure the best university experience possible for our members, while also helping them grow closer to the community!
United Nations Society
We travel across North America to delegate and debate, earning us our ranking as one of Canada’s top competitive teams.
AIESEC is a global platform for young people to explore and develop their leadership potential. We are a non-political, independent, not-for-profit organisation run by students and recent graduates of institutions of higher education. Its members are interested in world issues, leadership and management.
Carleton Campus Conservatives
We are the Conservative campus club. We support and assist the CPC and the Ontario PC Party by helping promote basic Conservative principles! Get involved with us today!
Carleton University New Democrats
We represent the ideologies and political beliefs of the New Democratic Party of Ontario and Canada. We engage with the community to facilitate meaningful discussion and promote left-leaning policy positions.
Carleton University Relay for Life Committee
Carleton University Relay for Life is a year-long campaign that encourages the Carleton community to raise awareness and funds for the Canadian Cancer Society. It culminates in an annual event where participants come together and celebrate their philanthropic achievements with food, entertainment, interactive activities, and inspirational speakers. We are one of Canada’s largest post-secondary fundraisers and have raised over $1,000,000 since 2009.
Labour union representing Teaching Assistants and Contract Instructors at Carleton.
Engineers Without Borders Carleton
Engineers without borders is a non for profit organization that aims to eradicate poverty through systemic change. Through our fundraising, advocacy, Junior Fellowship and outreach work we aim to change perspectives on foreign aid and hope it should be implemented.
Fair Trade Carleton University
Fair Trade Carleton is a student volunteer group on campus with the goal of raising awareness among staff and students of the fair trade movement. Our members are passionate about human rights, ethical consumption, and environmental issues and we are always looking for like-minded individuals to get involved. We run a variety of exciting events and campaigns through out the year including bake sales, coffee houses, wine and cheese, etc. Be sure to come find us at club expo for more info on the movement and how you can get involved!
Insight@CU is a student run club that is focused on providing current undergraduate students opportunities to discuss and engage with the field of international development on campus/in Ottawa. It aims to increase contextual knowledge and understanding of students interested in addressing global challenges by connecting members with change-makers and thinkers in different parts of the world to learn from and share ideas. It also works to provide students an opportunity to gain academic and relevant work-related experience through local opportunities and collaborations.
Jack.org Carleton Chapter
We support student mental health by organizing events that promote wellbeing, while breaking down stigma surrounding mental health and mental illness.
OPIRG Carleton (Ontario Public Interest Research Group) is a student-led, student-funded non-profit based at Carleton University. We aim to research, educate and provide action on social and environmental justice using a non-hierarchical and consensus based space for students to organize.
Sexual violence awareness and prevention group. Provide training to clubs, societies, etc on survivor support, bystander intervention, etc.
Student Energy Carleton
Student Energy Carleton is an interdisciplinary student-run environmental organization working to transition the world to a cleaner, more sustainable future. We provide opportunities for students in any program to access professional development workshops, networking events, and informative conferences. We also hold events with figures like Canada’s Environment Minister and do social events like hikes and barbecues. Through working with Student Energy, you can be a part of a global movement.
Students For Liberty
Students For Liberty is an international confederation of campus clubs. We advocate through political means for a future with smaller government and more individual freedom.
The Carleton ALS Initiative (CALSI)
The Carleton ALS Initiative (CALSI) was founded to offer both Carleton students as well as the general public a platform within which they are able to play a role in improving the lives of people affected by ALS through support, advocacy and investment in research.
In so doing, CALSI is set to partner with various ALS support groups across the nation, spearhead the establishment of effective awareness campaigns, foster community engagement, and fundraise for a future without ALS.
The Leveller is a publication covering news, current events, and culture at Carleton University, the Ottawa/Gatineau region and, and, to a lesser extent, the wider world. It was initiated at Carleton University in 2008-2009 and publishes monthly during the Fall and Winter semesters.
UNICEF Carleton is a club that collaborates with and empowers students to make a difference in their community and worldwide by advocating and fundraising for a child’s right to be a child.
Voices Against Violence
Voices against Violence (formerly Vaginas Against Violence) is aimed at raising awareness of gender based violence as well as raising support for survivors. We host multiple fundraising events but our most popular is a performance of the Vagina Monologues, which we preform each year. All proceeds from events go towards the Ottawa Rape Crisis centre.
WE Carleton is the Carleton chapter of the WE Charity. Our goal is to support WE Charity by spreading awareness and empowering people to create sustainable change. We have weekly meeting, host small events, and end a year with a gala!
We sponsor refugee students to receive a post-secondary education at Carleton in addition to permanent residency in Canada. Our committee supports students in their transition to Canadian life by helping them find housing, jobs, courses, etc. and acting as a support during their integration.
We also work to raise awareness on refugee issues on campus and plan fundraisers to help support the SRP. Finally, we also focus on international development issues as part of WUSC’s Uniterra OneWorld campaign, such as ethical consumption, women & youth empowerment, economic empowerment, etc.
Bird Gang is home to the LOUDEST and PROUDEST fans in the country. Having started in 2017, we are home to over 1000 members and varsity athletes. Memberships are $40 and include access to all home games, $5 off Panda, Capital Hoops, and Colonel By Classic, a free t-shirt and button, and 15% off at Rodney’s House!
Carleton Climbing Club
At the Carleton Climbing Club we will be taking part in weekly climbs at Ottawa’s local climbing gyms as well as outdoor tips in Ontario’s local natural cliff faces. The Climbing Club seeks to gather people who share the love of climbing as well as introducing the sport to newcomers interested in getting on the wall. We like to encourage literally climbers of all levels to come out and try the sport. From beginner to professional, we guarantee there’s a spot in this club.
Our primary goal is to immerse anybody interested in the world of climbing. We hope to do so by offering club members exclusive deals to Ottawa’s local gyms to make the experience as group-friendly and affordable as possible. Be it through gear rental or tagging along to outdoor climbs with more experienced climbers just to learn.
Dance Team for people looking to stay active. No audition required. Anyone welcome.
Carleton Dragon Boat Club
This club targets both new and experienced paddlers who are interested both the athleticism and social/team aspects of the sport of dragon boat. Indoor training which will include team workouts will occur during the Fall and Winter semester, in preparation for getting onto the water in May. This training may include on-campus meetings and trips to indoor tank and erg facilities, as decided by the team. We encourage anyone who is interested in keeping in shape in a friendly environment, with the potential to race this summer!
Carleton Field Hockey
The Carleton University Field Hockey Club provides students with an opportunity to develop leadership skills, make social connections, and live a healthy lifestyle through the sport of field hockey.
Carleton Ravens Competitive Cheerleading
Our team is a competitive collegiate level cheerleading team that represents Carleton University at local competitions and Canadian Nationals.
Carleton Ravens Lacrosse
The Carleton Ravens Men’s Lacrosse Team competes in the Canadian University Field Lacrosse Association (CUFLA). CUFLA is an emerging league and has many opportunities for young players. Playing at Carleton offers our players an opportunity to receive top quality education while playing high level lacrosse. The CUFLA league is unique in the sense that NLL players are allowed to play professional and play university sport together. More and more top quality players, including some NLL players, enter the league each year enhancing the competition.
We’re a competitive sports team and a family. We meet for ringette purposes at least twice a week for games and practices and see each other outside of that just to hang out and help each other with school.
Carleton Submission Grappling Club
The Carleton Submission Grappling Club, provides the opportunity to learn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu through instruction in a safe, effective, and exciting setting. This club is perfect for those looking to learn some practical self-defense, those looking for a fitness based activity, and those interested in combat sports.
Carleton University Badminton Team
The Carleton University Badminton Team is for students who are looking to improve their skills and hopefully compete in tournaments. Practices are held a few times weekly with training sessions from our coaches.
Carleton University Bodybuilding & Fitness Society
We are a group of people who are very passionate about bodybuilding and fitness and we are willing to share our passion and knowledge with you.
Carleton University Kayak Club
The Carleton University Kayak Club (CUKC) is a recreational kayaking club that allow white water kayakers within Carleton University and the community of Ottawa to connect with each other. The main goal of the club is to provide affordable and accessible kayaking to students of Carleton University. The best part about the club is that it is open to anyone. You may never have kayaked before or have just made your 1000th surf on babyface, CUKC provides a fun way to meet new people and experience kayaking.
Introductions to kayaking will start in the Carleton University pool. Once kayakers have honed their ability in a consequence-free environment, they will be taken to a small set of rapids to get their first taste of white water! Throughout the winter months, CUKC will be hosting pool sessions and various kayaking related events on campus and throughout Ottawa. Once spring and summer comes, there will be organized trips to local rivers and rapids. The club will have numerous coordinated events and trips with other nearby university kayak clubs. Check the events page and home page of cukc.ca to keep up to date on CUKC events. A secondary goal of CUKC is to support white water kayaking in the community; whether this is through support of other organizations or volunteering at events.
Carleton University Ski and Snowboard Club
We run bus trips to Mont Tremblant every Sunday during the year! In addition, we have multiple weekend trips, we have weekly on campus rail sessions, we have trips to local hills, we have regular diving meetups, we share more high fives than the next club, we host rail competitions, and we throw parties throughout the year! Anyone can join – all levels are welcome!
Carleton University Trap and Skeet Club
The Carleton University Trap and Skeet Club is the place to explore the clay target shotgun sports. The club will host several events throughout the year and is open to all students, regardless of experience, offering one-on-one guidance from experienced members. We offer a safe and friendly environment to students interested in learning about the sports.
The club also includes a competitive skeet team that practices on weekends with a AAA-Champion coach and competes with other schools. This gives students seeking to improve their skills the opportunity to learn, practice, and compete with other students in friendly events.
Please visit us on Facebook for more information or to contact the club.
Carleton Varsity Fencing Team
The Varsity Fencing Team competes in the OUA championships each year.
Carleton Women’s Ultimate Frisbee
We are the Carleton Women’s competitive Ultimate Frisbee Program, we have 2 seasons, our main season being in the Fall where we attend 3 tournaments. We look to have fun but also maintain a competitive mindset as we head towards our goal of Top 4 at Nationals. There are two teams to compete with, the A team being a competitive team and our B team being a development team. If you are interested in playing the sport or trying it out, please come on out!
Student hockey league for Carleton students that promotes quality hockey with student involvement.
Carleton Men’s Rugby is a competitive club looking to give Carleton students an opportunity to play rugby against other universities in Ontario and Quebec.
Ravens Dance Pak
Ravens Dance Pak is a competitive team that provides its members with an artistic outlet, where they are encouraged to explore their talent, creativity, and passion in a fun and positive environment! Our team works hard during the year to compete in Canada-wide competitions against numerous University dance teams. We achieve this through holding exciting fundraising events, participating in charity performances, attending weekly rehearsals, and producing our annual showcase! If you’re interested in joining our team make sure to visit us at Expo!
Ravens Figure Skating
Carleton Ravens Figure Skating is a recognized competitive club within the Department of Athletics & Recreation. Each season we compete in interuniversity and Skate Ontario competitions in freeskate, ice dance and synchronized skating with the culminating event being the OUA Championships.
Ravens Novice Rowing
Come join the Ravens Novice Rowing team! No experience is needed. Rowing is a great opportunity to get a good full body workout in and to make new friends that will last a lifetime. Come out and give it a try and see if rowing is for you!
Contact Shane Brockbank at email@example.com for more information.
Cheer and Dance team for the Carleton Ravens. Ambassadors for Athletics, we are an active voice at Carleton and in our community.
Ravens Sports Business Club
The Ravens Sports Business Club is a great way to gain real world experience in the sports business industry. Some of our portfolios include Game Day Operations, Bird Gang, Ticketing and Group Sales, and Content and Communication.
Ravens Swim Team
The Carleton Ravens Swim Team is a Competitive Club at Carleton that competes in the OUA (Ontario University Athletics) and U Sport leagues.
Ravens Synchronized Swimming Club
We are Carleton’s only synchronized swimming club! We offer both novice (recreational) and competitive programs, as well as optional extra routine (solo, duet or trio) opportunities. Practices are 1-3x per week plus three competitions. You can find us on social media for more info, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Canadian Association for Students from India
We are a non-profit student organization registered under the Canada-India Centre for Excellence. We help the students from India to cope with culture shock, home sickness. We conduct cultural and community events for the students. We also do networking events and job fairs. We fall under the Office of Vice President (Research International) at Carleton. We are registered under CCR with the name of Canada-India student committee but we go by the name of Canadian Association for students from India.
Carleton Chabad Student Network
Promote jewish life on campus.
Carleton Multicultural Club
Carleton Multicultural Club engages in activities that enhance the inter-cultural understanding and relationships of students at Carleton University. Members of the Carleton Multicultural Club work together in pursuit of understanding and learning different cultural values, traditions and meaning. Carleton Multicultural club promotes cultural awareness and its attribute of diversity on campus in the community and as a lifelong goal.
Carleton Musical Theatre Society
The Carleton Musical Theatre Society is dedicated to building a community of musical theatre fans, performers, and enthusiasts on Carleton’s campus. This year, we’ll be producing two full-length musicals as well as hosting movie nights, musical theatre karaoke, and more! If you love show tunes, come see us at Expo to find out how you can get involved!
Carleton University Japanese Association
The Carleton University Japanese Association (CUJA) is a social and cultural club for anyone and everyone interested in Japanese culture. CUJA provides a social setting for setting for the curious, the enthusiasts, the Japanese speakers (and non-speakers) to interact and for Japanese natives, a space for Canadian cultural exchange.
Carleton University Korean and International Society
Carleton University Korean and International Society (CUKIS) is a social club for K-lovers including Korean BBQ, Norae Bang, drama, pop, & kimchi making!
You DON’T have to be Korean to join our club.
Carleton University Nigerian Students Association
Carleton University Nigerian Students Association serves to promote and invest in the beauty of Nigeria and Africa through Education, Knowledge, diversity, inclusivity and creativity.
Provide events and gathering for international and exchange students, as well as domestic students looking to go on exchange. This club is a great way to meet people from all over the world!
Humanitarian Organization of Latin American Students
The Humanitarian Organization of Latin American Students (H.O.L.A.S.) is a non-profit student-run organization based in Ottawa under Carleton University Students Association (CUSA).
Founded in 2007, H.O.L.A.S. has become the largest network of Latin American youth in the capital. We are proud to be a grassroots, non-lucrative organization with a dual mission of cultivating Latin American culture within the local community. Our organization also provides funding for humanitarian development initiatives in Latin America and the Caribbean. We raised up to $50,000 for a variety of development projects in South and Central America.
InterVarsity Christian Fellowship
InterVarsity Christian Fellowship is a welcoming Christian community on campus for Christians and non-Christians alike. We offer weekly Bible studies for those interested in deepening their faith and also for those just curious about who Jesus is. We also host various community hang-out events, ranging from movie nights, board game events, hikes, and much more. Our two weekend retreats during the year, and a week-long camp in the Spring, are often highlights for our members’ year.
Israel on Campus
Israel on Campus is a group that celebrates Israel’s diverse, innovative and compassionate spirit. We work to promote pro-peace dialogue by holding fun and informative events to showcase Israel’s flourishing democracy that strives for equality, rights, and freedoms for all peoples.
Carleton Signs (CUSA)
CUSA’s Carleton Signs Club! We are a club dedicated to supporting students taking courses in the American Sign Language Department.
Carleton Tabletop Gaming Club
We provide a group for students to meet up and play various tabletop games. These games include board games, card games, miniature war games and role-playing games.
Carleton University Glee Club
The Carleton University Glee Club is a performing arts group on campus. We arrange and perform covers of songs from all genres including musicals, pop, rock, r&b, country and more! Each semester we showcase what we have been working on to the Carleton community at our End of Semester Show.
Carleton University Muslim Students’ Association
Welcome to Carleton University’s Muslims Students’ Association! May peace be with you. We are your resource on campus for all things pertaining to practising your faith and having the services necessary to do so comfortably. Our vision is to empower and inspire students to be a positive force for change, starting with our commitment to our school and expanding to help those around us. Our family is always growing, with our vast and diverse membership making us the biggest club on campus. With the grace and help of God, our hope is to provide an outlet that inspires students to do good works and by extension join our family. In short, we are your Family in Faith.
Carleton Wrestling Club
The Carleton University Wrestling Club is open to any undergraduate student who is interested in the sport of wrestling. We are a competitive club that trains 3 times a week and goes to competitions on the weekends. The competitive wrestling season will be from October to March of every year and tournaments are on the weekends which typically take place in the GTA. Whether you are new to the sport or a seasoned veteran, we welcome anyone who wants to be part of great and inclusive team.
Criminology and Criminal Justice Society
The Criminology and Criminal Justice Society is the student representative of the ICCJ (institute of Criminology and Criminal Justice). As such, our goal is to create a club for those in the criminology and criminal justice program, and those with an interest in Criminology, to experience different aspects through both academic and social events! We do programming such as trivia nights, professional panels, prison tours, comedy nights, and much more! We also have a large fundraising aspect and we’ve donated to many organizations related to criminal justice this year. Membership is $7, and if you attend 5 events (or complete 5 activities that are CCR credited), you are able to add your membership to your Co-Curricular Record.
CU Smile, a philanthropy club, is a Club for people interested in making the world a better place and our campus a better campus. The members of Smile must want to make people feel like people and bring joy to the lives of those around them. CU Smile is also a Club in which you can find support in times of need.
Game Design Carleton
A team that builds medium to large scale games over the course of the year. 3D Modelling, Coding, Music and a bit of Engineering are all part of the package.
Power to Change
P2C is a movement dedicated to helping students discover Jesus and change the world! Join us for prayer, evangelism training, discipleship, and fellowship.
Roots and Shoots
Founded in 1991 by Dr. Jane Goodall, Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots is a youth service program for young people of all ages. Our mission is to foster respect and compassion for all living things, to promote understanding of all cultures and beliefs, and to inspire each individual to take action to make the world a better place for people, other animals, and the environment. We host events which connect individuals with nature and the community.
We at Tespa Carleton are devoted to fostering a community where gaming is celebrated by people of all ages, recognized as a force for good, and used to connect gamers on campus. We do this by hosting amazing events, putting together competitive esports teams, and creating opportunities for our members to develop skills and connect with industry professionals.
Will to Win
Group is focused on entrepreneurship, self reliance and wealth creation. This group aims to connect and network passionate individuals and focus on development of real world skills Sales,Communication confidence,Creative processes,leadership etc
The Carleton Book Ravens is a student-led book club which will be active during the fall and winter semesters. The club is open to everyone at Carleton, whether you are a complete bookworm or just a casual reader looking for new books to enjoy. If you love any kind of literature and are looking to connect with other students who like to read, please join us for our monthly meetings where we’ll discuss a chosen novel (with snacks, of course)! We plan to also hold outings to literary events happening in the city throughout the school year.
Campus Rush is a CUSA club on campus that is a Christian campus club where our members attend service every Thursday where our members learn skills like Photography, Drama, Dancing, Public Speaking etc.
Carleton Crohn’s and Colitis Society
The Carleton Crohn’s and Colitis Society is a network for students living with Crohn’s, Colitis and IBD to come together bi-weekly and discuss their lives with the disease. There will be events with nutritionists, leading IBD doctors and more as a way to share resources and learn more information about these chronic illnesses.
Carleton Improv Association
We provide a welcoming and positive space to practice improv comedy and general performance skills. When we’re not hosting practices we’re either doing shows both on campus and across Ottawa, or participating in Ontario-wide university improv summits!
Carleton Planetary Robotics Team
We are a group of mostly engineering students who design, build, and improve a mars rover every year. The ultimate goal for each year is to go to the University Rover Challenge (held in Hanksville, Utah), as well as the Canadian International Rover Challenge (held in Drumheller, Alberta). Although we practice a lot of engineering principles, if you have any interest in robotics or space, feel free to join even if you’re not in engineering! We’re a fun group of people, and I guarantee you’ll learn a lot!
Carleton Pre-Veterinary Medicine Club
The pre-veterinary medicine club is dedicated to helping it’s members find their way to Vet School! We host lots of meetings and events that are geared towards building the resume for applications, as well as fun animal-related events!
Carleton Transitions Study
Participants Needed! We are a research team based in the Psychology department here at Carleton, and we’re recruiting undergraduates to participate in the Carleton Transitions Study. Help us to learn how students experience the transition to university, including academics, relationships with parents, social life, mental health, and more. Your input will help us to understand how students make a successful transition to university, and eligible students will receive a $10 amazon.ca gift code for completing our intake survey. Stop by our booth to learn more and find out if you’re eligible to participate.
Carleton University Dance Crew
So you think you can’t dance? YOU CAN! Carleton University Dance Crew is an inclusive group designed for people of all experience levels who love to dance. The routines we learn cover a large range of styles including hip hop, contemporary, Afrobeat, and more!
Carleton University Debate and Speech
Ever argue with your partner, parents, professors, local politicians, or friends? Ever feel like you can’t think of that blistering argument or zinger in time? Do you want to amp up your resume/CV by developing your critical thinking skills and building a robust repertoire of snappy one-liners and witty comebacks? Then Carleton University Debate and Speech (CUDS) is for you!
CUDS is a student-run organization dedicated to fostering key public speaking and analytical skills. For the past 20 years, Carleton University Debate and Speech (CUDS) has established a legacy as one of the most inclusive and competitive debate societies in the country! CUDS consistently wins or places well in national and international debate tournaments, even routinely beating Ivy League universities like Harvard, Yale and Oxford. CUDS is also active in the French debate scene. In fact, throughout the years, CUDS has won or been Finalists in various French debate tournaments, including French Nationals 2019. Anyone can join CUDS and participate in English and/or French debate, regardless of experience. To find out more, follow us on social media. Or you can simply stop by our practices every Monday at 6pm and Wednesday at 7pm (locations announced on our Facebook and Instagram pages).
Carleton University Greek Council
Carleton University Greek Council (CUGC) was formed in 2007. Our founder’s saw it as a means to unify Carleton’s fraternities and sororities. CUGC serves as the primary governing body of the Greek community at Carleton University. The council consists of seven fraternities and eight sororities and strives to ensure its members excel academically and socially during their time at Carleton University. CUGC is responsible for planning multiple social, athletic and philanthropic events during the school year and its affiliated organizations endeavor to teach commitment, dedication, initiative and leadership outside of academics. Many of Carleton’s Greek alumni have become notable members of their communities, and being part of Carleton’s Greek Community is a fantastic networking resource. Carleton University Greek Council can help connect you with your perfect fraternity or sorority.
Carleton University Panhellenic Council
We are a group overseeing Carleton University’s three Panhellenic international sororities: Phi Sigma Sigma, Alpha Omicron Pi, and Delta Phi Epsilon. Joining a Panhellenic international sorority allows members to become part of a smaller community of dynamic, diverse women. Each of the three Panhellenic sororities are unique, and no matter what your past experiences, interests, and goals, you’ll likely find a sorority that you can call home. Our members make the most of their university experiences – complete with meaningful friendships that last through graduation and beyond, thanks to an extensive network of alumnae across North America. From friendships to academics, community involvement to leadership, our sororities offer female students a place to belong while making their mark on campus.
Carleton University Photography Club
The Carleton Univeristy Photography Club (CUPC) is a creative arts club that offers students exposure to the discipline of photography and provides both learning opportunities and venues to allow individuals to experience using a camera.
Carleton University Young Liberals
Youth branch of the federal and provincial Liberal Party.
Country Music Association of Carleton
We aim to provide opportunities for Carleton country talent to strive and for country music lovers to have fun! We achieve these goals through concert ticket giveaways, bar nights and student concerts!!
cuHacking is the first MLH hackathon at Carleton University, started in 2016; from the beginning, our focus has been on creating a community of students passionate about technology, learning, and teamwork.
We help hackers learn practical development skills and expand their professional portfolios; we believe that the best way to learn new skills is by working on projects, with support from peers and mentors which is why a hackathon is the perfect environment. Students that attend cuHacking are able to familiarize themselves with new technologies as well as add a project to their portfolios, and sponsors are able to connect and engage with the brightest young minds.
CUSC Gaming (Carleton University Strategy Club)
CUSC Gaming, formerly Carleton University Strategy Club, is Carleton’s oldest and greatest traditional games club! We’ve hosted weekly board game nights since 1970 and have amassed a diverse collection of games that you’re free to explore.
Department of University Advancement
We would like to present our FutureFunder crowdfunding platform, on behalf of the Department of University Advancement at Carleton University. Students may submit projects to fundraise for via FutureFunder, which share our collective mission to advance teaching, learning and research here at Carleton University. This will help raise awareness about the platform, and encourage students who have projects that need financial support to submit these on our website.
Emerging Leaders for Solar Energy
ELSE Carleton is an advocacy group dedicated to educating and connecting the solar industry with the general public of Ottawa. From information nights to fundraising solar projects, ELSE Carleton helps our students become better prepared for joining the solar industry. ELSE Carleton is closely affiliated with ELSE Canada. They are a nation-wide and non-profit organization that provides mentorship and networking opportunities for anyone interested in being apart of the solar movement.
Enactus is a global community of student, academic and business leaders committed to using the power of entrepreneurial driven action to transform lives and shape a better, more sustainable world. We create sustainable solutions that contribute towards achieving the United Nations sustainable development goals in the Ottawa community. This year we are focusing on financial literacy and environmental awareness.
Her Campus Carleton
Her Campus Carleton is a club/chapter involved with Her Campus International, an online publication dedicated to writing about issues and providing content related to university and college communities. Looking for volunteers to join our club throughout the academic year in order to fill up our online content. We are always looking for students to write about issues they are passionate about whether that be world news, politics, style, sex and dating, cooking, campus-related issues, etc. Our club allows for our volunteers to pitch their pieces to editors and in return, we provide feedback, as well as a chance to get your work published online by an accredited publication.
We also hold events throughout the year to thank all our supporters and anyone who might be interested in joining in. Last year, we held some very successful events and outings including a hike in Gatineau Park, a club night, a volunteer Christmas party and our grand finale, a poetry night at a local coffee shop which gathered in hundreds of people.
We are a very flexible group and invite anyone who is interested in photography, writing, design and event-hopping to join our group. We would love to have you!
The Carleton University chapter of the Adventist Christian Fellowship of Ontario. Our mission as Ignite ACF is to light the spiritual fire of the Carleton student body. We aim to uplift and motivate students to reach their fullest potential. We will accomplish this by building healthy relationships and actively promoting the growth of our members.
We are the student chapter of an international Cyber Security organization with a mission to educate our fellow students on personal security on the internet.
Society of Media Production and Design
Meant for students of the MPaD program or just people interested in media or media production. We will be holding design competitions throughout the year as well as fun social events.
Sock ‘n’ Buskin Theatre Company
Sock ‘n’ Buskin is Carleton University’s oldest running club. Our goal is to create a fun, inclusive, and supportive community at Carleton University for those that love theatre in any way, shape or form. Every year, we put on a number of performances on and off campus that vary greatly in content and style. Recent shows include God of Carnage, The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon, The Elephant Man, Much Ado About Nothing, Almost, Maine, and The Mousetrap. The only reason that Sock ‘n’ Buskin is a success is because of the incredible students that create the community. From stagehands to one-line roles, from directors to ushers, Sock ‘n’ Buskin is comprised of everyone who contributes to the community and shares our love of theatre and friendship.
Sprott Business Students’ Society
The Sprott Business Students’ Society represents all undergraduate students at the Sprott School of Business. We are a volunteer organization run entirely by business students, for business students. We fund, organize and run social, professional and academic events to integrate the business community at Carleton University.
Sprott DECA is case cracking competition that offers a unique experience for its members by incubating genuine connections with fellow members, both on and off campus. Through invitational conferences hosted by external schools and the provincial competition in January, DECA gives you the confidence that you need when you’re on the stage presenting. As a member of our chapter, you will be provided with numerous opportunities to attend conferences hosted by other universities within the DECA U network and Canada’s largest undergraduate business conference in Toronto.
St Jude’s Charity Club
Charity group dedicated to raising money for sick children around the world through the St Jude Children’s hospital.
TedxCarletonUniversity is an independently organized event with the intention of sharing ideas with the wider community. In the spirit of TED (a non profit organization), our mission is to give people in the Carleton Community a platform to spread the ideas they believe are worth sharing. Our club aims to hold annual TedxCarletonUniversity event that will present multidisciplinary talks.
The Carleton Engineering Musical
The original intent of the C-Eng Musical was to bring a new creative outlet to an unlikely group of people. It was to teach engineering students to write, to sing, to dance, to act, to build, to paint, to organize, to advertise, and to entertain. It was to bring creativity, comedy, and joy to the lives of these extraordinarily hardworking and capable people. But thanks to the suggestion of Professor Ron Miller, who was an incredible resource advice (and for a Narrator!) back in 2012, it became more than that. We decided to give our proceeds to charity, and the tradition has continued ever since.
The Charlatan is an independent newspaper that has been publishing at Carleton University for over 70 years. The newspaper will only publish works by Carleton students and is a primarily volunteer-run organization.
Visual Arts Carleton (VAC)
VAC is a crafts and arts club that seeks to bring together creatives in the Carleton community! We host a ton of fun events which have included tie dye, birdhouse painting, Bob Ross night, free form acrylics, oils, ink, and so much more. We seek to create a safe space for university students to express themselves through new and interesting mediums. Everyone is invited to our weekly art parties, no matter the skill level. We hope to see many new faces this upcoming year!!
Carleton University’s on campus Dental Office.
Carleton Best Buddies is a club that has a main goal of friendship, inclusivity, and inclusion. Carleton Best Buddies reaches out to members in the community who have intellectual developmental disabilities, and our members work to eliminate the social stigma surrounding these members and their surrounding community. Our members hangout with their assigned buddy one on one and have the option of coming out to our monthly group events! We are always looking for members, if you are wanting to get involved with something that is not too time consuming, yet extremely rewarding, then Best Buddies is the club for you!
Cam’s Kids Foundation
Cam’s Kids Foundation supports young people struggling with anxiety by providing mental health resources and support. At universities across Canada we have Ambassador teams like the one here at Carleton University that raise awareness around anxiety and mental health through various activities and initiatives. Come by our
booth to learn more about our resources and how to get involved with our ambassador program.
Campus Safety Services
Campus Safety Services consists of Patrol Services, Parking Services, Technical Services, Emergency Management and the Carleton University Student Emergency Response Team (CUSERT). Together we address the needs of the community regarding personal safety, protection of property, emergency response and parking needs. We offer a number of services and programs to benefit the members of our community. Stop by and say hi!
Canadian Federation of Students – Ontario
Formed in 1981, the Canadian Federation of Students is a bilingual national union of over one-half million students from more than 80 university and college students’ unions across Canada. There are more than 35 Federation member local students’ unions in Ontario uniting over 350,000 full-time and part-time students. Our Federation provides students with an effective and united voice, provincially and nationally, and creates space and opportunity for students across the country and province to join together in creating change and winning victories on and off campus.
The Navigators seek to make sense of the life and teachings of Jesus as university students and after graduation. We enjoy helping our friends interact with Jesus as well. We do this through mentorship, Bible studies, retreats, social gatherings and campus-wide events. All are very welcome! We look forward to meeting you.
Our weekly meetings are Wednesdays at 7 PM! The other dates and times get shared via social media and email. Please reach out or look us up for more information!
Carleton Student Engineering Society (CSES)
CSES acts as an academic advocate and social/financial resource for BEng students. We fund student projects, workshops, Leo’s convenience store, our textbook library, leadership opportunities and special events. For more on how we improve the C-Eng community, visit www.mycses.ca.
Carleton University – People’s Party of Canada
With the emergence of the People’s Party of Canada, a voice for all Canadians has finally arrived. The central tenets of this movement, individual freedom, personal responsibility, respect, and fairness, lay the foundation for a new brand of politics and bold reform. The purpose of our organization is to promote the PPC, but also to facilitate free discussion, leadership development, and confidence building. To politically minded students, we invite you to join us for policy discussions, club debates, volunteering, and relaxed social events. Please contact us if you have any questions.
Carleton University Student Emergency Response Team (CUSERT)
The Carleton University Student Emergency Response Team (CUSERT) provides 24/7 emergency medical response services to the Carleton University campus throughout the school year. The team operates under Campus Safety Services and is made up of volunteer first responders from a variety of academic and personal backgrounds. CUSERT is currently looking for motivated and dedicated students to join its highly-trained team.
We are the campus radio station where students can get involved and learn radio.
Health and Counselling Services
Health Promotion from Health and Counselling services aims to educate, promote and advocate for optimal student health and academic success by delivering events, resources, workshops and materials to students. Volunteers are welcome!
Heart of the City Piano Program
We are a nonprofit organization which aims to bring the joy of music and piano lessons to children who would otherwise not be able to afford them. Funded through donations and events, and run by volunteers, we are trying to expand as much as possible, to reach as many children as we can.
Housing and Residence Life Services
Housing and Residence Life Services works to create student focused residence community and strives to continuously provide quality service to support our residents. We are committed to providing opportunities for personal growth and academic development while promoting a safe and inclusive living environment.
International Student Services Office
The International Student Services Office (ISSO) offers services and programs that contribute to positive international experiences for all Carleton students. We are dedicated to helping international and exchange students adjust to life in Canada and to helping them get the most out of their student experience. The ISSO supports and encourages Carleton students in gaining international exposure both locally and abroad through volunteer opportunities, international exchange or study abroad programs.
A student-run cafe and Lounge with the cheapest food you can find on campus.
Science Student Success Centre (SSSC)
The Science Student Success Centre helps all undergraduate students in the Faculty of Science define and achieve their academic, career, and social goals. We are a Carleton University organization that provides mentoring to students as well as run a wide variety of workshops and events for students in the Faculty of Science.
Sprott Business Career Management Centre
The Sprott Business Career Management Centre provides career-related support to Sprott students. This includes resume, cover letter and interview prep, career exploration, liaising with employers for job opportunities (summer, internships, full-time/new grad), events and providing support to Sprott’s new Employability Passport for incoming 2019-20 students. We are located in 704 Dunton Tower.
University Services includes The Print Shop, Campus Card, Dining Services, and the Bookstore, among others. We’ll be there to promote these on-campus services.