Our club meets weekly to get our anime fix. We view and discuss the latest anime (Japanese animation) and manga (Japanese comics), as well as revere/bash the classics.
Brooch N' Button Club
"Make Buttons. Talk about Buttons." The Brooch N' Button Club explores how people express their identities and ideas through brooches and buttons.
Tired of school or have a lot of stress? Come join us and release your stress! Make new friends, hangout, and learn to defend yourself using both Muay Thai and American boxing all together! Beginners are welcome!
The Cosplay Club provides a forum for MICA students interested in cosplay to network with other cosplayers, learn from demonstrations and workshops for various aspects of cosplay, and create a peer group to attend conventions and contests with.
This is an organization for students to hang out and play various traditional and role playing games including Dungeons & Dragons, Magic the Gathering, Pirates, Heroclix, Pokemon and others. We occasionally plan a trip to the Renaissance Festival, along with regular Magic drafts and play tests for both new and familiar games.
Haunted House Club
Haunted House Club meets to raise money to build a haunted house on Halloween. This event has become a long-standing tradition at MICA!
Hula Hoop Dance Club
Let out all of your worries and stress by expressing yourself through dance in Hoopnation, MICA's Hula Hooping Club! We welcome everybody of all hooping skill levels!
Are you interested in exploring food? Have you been engaged in food conversations that you wanted to incorporate to your art practice? Join us in mkaing art more delicious!
The Basketball Club is an opportunity for students to compete in a friendly, healthy manner. We encourage all skill levels and will meet once a week for practice.
MICA Burlesque Troupe
The MICA Burlesque Troupe wants to take it all off. They intend on exposing the wondrous world of burlesque to the MICA community. With the help of workshops and inspirational field trips to burlesque shows, members will develop characters, routines, and relevant costumes/props. Whether it's classical burlesque, go-go dancing, or neo-burlesque performance pieces, the Troupe will present its very best in their spring performances.
MICA Improv League and Friends
The Improv League is dedicated to teaching and performing improvisational comedy. A variety of ridiculous forms and methods will be explored in weekly practices and several performances throughout the school year.
MICA Outdoors Club
Want a little more than concrete and city streets? MICA Outdoors Club is here to give you the chance to get out of the city and onto some trails! MICA Outdoors Club hosts some favorite events, such as hikes, an annual camping trip, s'mores night, and rock-climbing. Level of experience does not matter; we want people who are interested in the great outdoors!
MICA Volleyball Club
This is a way for people who are interested in the sport to get together and play on a regular basis. People who are willing to learn from others with more experience are also welcome.
MICA's acappella group is one of the more unique student organizations. Practicing three times a week, the group performs publicly 3-5 times each semester. Members must contact the MICAppella officers to audition.
The Salon is an avenue for artists and curators affiliated with the MICA community to present on unconventional topics of interest and give unique performances.
Sequential Arts Club
Our goal is to provide an outlet for MICA students interested in making comics and other forms of sequential art and visual journalism. We encourage and critique each others' work, as well as produce several zines and anthologies of our work over the course of the year.
Student Voice Association (SVA)
The SVA is MICA’s student government. The group meets monthly, and the topics vary depending upon student interest. SVA meetings are open to all students to voice their opinions about various concerns at MICA. SVA has many leadership opportunities for students and welcomes all students to participate.
Students of Sustainability (SOS)
Students of Sustainability (SOS) is an organization of environmentally conscience students that, through collaborative visual campaigns, campus-wide events, and peer teach-ins, strives to make sustainability a key aspect of MICA's identity and mission.
Super Smash Club
This club's purpose celebrates the Smash series by playing together. For the more competitive players, we will also discuss character potential and metagame. The main focus is on playing and having fun together.
Supafresh Breakdance Crew - Urban Dance Club
Urban Dance Club teaches breakdancing, popping, hip hop choreography, and other forms of urban dance.
The Thespian Club, one of MICA's longest running clubs, is a group of actors, writers, designers and more. They are dedicated to exposing theater to the MICA community. The club presents a major theatrical performance in the fall as well as smaller, more intimate events in the spring including trips to local theatres.
Urban Gaming Club
The Urban Gaming Club provides entertaining Urban games to the MICA community. They strive to give students a way to escape the stress of classes while taking time to explore campus and make friends that stick around even after the games end. Their most commonly known game, Humans vs. Zombies, has become an annual MICA tradition!
Your New Commanders
Your New Commanders are known for their annual shadow-cast production of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. Auditions are held in the early fall semester, and rehearsals are held once a week. Come up to the lab, and see what's on our slab!
YTB (Why The Beef)
YTB is a zine that works to break down the competition between MICA and RISD by fostering a collaborative spirit through a joint publication. The zine's pages feature parallel works from both schools, which may contrast each other or be inspired by similar sources. Interviews with industry professionals and artists are included alongside creative writing by students from both MICA and RISD. YTB is published once a semester.
*Denotes graduate student organization