Special Interest Clubs

Special Interest

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Journaling Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Thursday (weekly)- After school- Room 2155
Journaling Club is a club for any students who enjoys being creative, organized and introspective. Members learn many different types of journaling and often focus on developing bullet journaling and calligraphy skills. This club is inclusive and welcomes anyone wants to practice and share their creativity!
Journaling Club is a club for any students who enjoys being creative, organized and introspective. Members learn many different types of journaling and often focus on developing bullet journaling and calligraphy skills. This club is inclusive and welcomes anyone wants to practice and share their creativity!

Album Club


Meeting Information: Friday (weekly)- Before school- Room 2109
Music, conversation, coffee. The quintessential components of both Album Club and the good life. We meet on Friday mornings at 7:30 am in room 2109. Contact Mr. Rhoades for more information.
Music, conversation, coffee. The quintessential components of both Album Club and the good life. We meet on Friday mornings at 7:30 am in room 2109. Contact Mr. Rhoades for more information.

Anime


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Thursday (weekly)- After school- Room 2329
Anime Club discusses and watches Anime Feature films (i.e., Spirited Away, Your Name, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, My Hero Academia) and select Episodes from various Anime Series (ie- One Punch Man, Bleach, Cells at Work, One Piece, Dr. Stone). The Club leadership chooses what we watch but suggestions are appreciated! Please respect everyone's taste and opinions! Our big event of the year is when we attend the ACEN Midwest Anime & Manga Convention in Rosemont in May!
Anime Club discusses and watches Anime Feature films (i.e., Spirited Away, Your Name, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, My Hero Academia) and select Episodes from various Anime Series (ie- One Punch Man, Bleach, Cells at Work, One Piece, Dr. Stone). The Club leadership chooses what we watch but suggestions are appreciated! Please respect everyone's taste and opinions! Our big event of the year is when we attend the ACEN Midwest Anime & Manga Convention in Rosemont in May!

Board Game Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Thursday (every other)- After school- Room 1323
Come join your fellow Titans and get together to play board games! Virtual club meetings will be done on Board Game Arena, which has a huge library of games to play together. Come by- no matter your experience!
Come join your fellow Titans and get together to play board games! Virtual club meetings will be done on Board Game Arena, which has a huge library of games to play together. Come by- no matter your experience!

Book Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Wednesday (monthly)- After school- Library Classroom (1229A)
Book Club is a friendly club for students who love books! We meet once a month to talk about a book we've read. All students welcome and all types of books considered.
Book Club is a friendly club for students who love books! We meet once a month to talk about a book we've read. All students welcome and all types of books considered.

Business Insights Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Monday (every other)- After school- Room 1145
Each week, we cover a different company and discuss how they are doing in the different aspects of their business. This Club allows Titans to analyze companies through multiple business lenses. In fact, we are using lenses that have their own classes at Glenbrook South! These are Finance (Investment Strategies), Marketing (Sports Marketing), Entrepreneurship (Business Incubator/Intro to Business), and Accounting; this allows for a consulting simulation, as we create suggestions to elevate the business. The club is open to anyone, regardless of level of business expertise.
Each week, we cover a different company and discuss how they are doing in the different aspects of their business. This Club allows Titans to analyze companies through multiple business lenses. In fact, we are using lenses that have their own classes at Glenbrook South! These are Finance (Investment Strategies), Marketing (Sports Marketing), Entrepreneurship (Business Incubator/Intro to Business), and Accounting; this allows for a consulting simulation, as we create suggestions to elevate the business. The club is open to anyone, regardless of level of business expertise.

Calligraphy Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Wednesday (every other)- After school- Room 1170 (Foods)
Come join us and learn the art of calligraphy! No experience necessary and all levels are welcome!
 
 
Come join us and learn the art of calligraphy! No experience necessary and all levels are welcome!
 

 

 

Creative Writing Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Thursday (weekly)- After school- Room 2151
Creative Writing Club meets once a week for students interested in writing (stories, poetry, etc.). Students come together to share their work, get feedback, collaborate, brainstorm, and support their writing projects in an open and welcoming environment.
Creative Writing Club meets once a week for students interested in writing (stories, poetry, etc.). Students come together to share their work, get feedback, collaborate, brainstorm, and support their writing projects in an open and welcoming environment.

DnD Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Friday (weekly)- After school- Room 1174
If you've ever played fantasy video games, you already know a little about Dungeons and Dragons. Come play the original tabletop game with a live Dungeon Master after creating your own character. No prior experience necessary- we can teach you!
If you've ever played fantasy video games, you already know a little about Dungeons and Dragons. Come play the original tabletop game with a live Dungeon Master after creating your own character. No prior experience necessary- we can teach you!

Digital Music Production Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: TBD
Allow students with the common interest of Digital Music Production to have a forum to collaborate
Allow students with the common interest of Digital Music Production to have a forum to collaborate

Elpida


Meeting Information: Mondays (weekly)- After school- Student Services Conference Room
Elpida is committed to raising awareness about mental health. We will conduct activities, bring in speakers, and collaborate with other clubs to raise awareness throughout the building.
Elpida is committed to raising awareness about mental health. We will conduct activities, bring in speakers, and collaborate with other clubs to raise awareness throughout the building.

Fashion Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Fashion Club will not be holding meetings at this time, but will be combined with FCCLA. Please see the Zoom link for FCCLA under Fine & Applied Arts.
This club is for anyone interested in studying fashion, as well as creating fashion pieces. (Fall/Spring only)
This club is for anyone interested in studying fashion, as well as creating fashion pieces. (Fall/Spring only)

GBS Chicano Bowl


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Tuesday (weekly)- After school- Room 2174
GBS Chicano College Bowl is a club and competitive team that is dedicated to learning about Chicano culture and history in the U.S. All students, including those who don't identify as Latinx, are welcome to join us to learn, have fun, and participate in annual events with CCB clubs from surrounding high schools.   
GBS Chicano College Bowl is a club and competitive team that is dedicated to learning about Chicano culture and history in the U.S. All students, including those who don't identify as Latinx, are welcome to join us to learn, have fun, and participate in annual events with CCB clubs from surrounding high schools.   

Investments Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Wednesdays (every other) After school
This club is for students who are interested in exploring the world of finance and investing. No prior experience needed!
This club is for students who are interested in exploring the world of finance and investing. No prior experience needed!

Juggling Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Monday (weekly)- After school- East Cafe
The Juggling Club is comprised of students interested in juggling. No experience or level of expertise is required. Training and practice is provided at weekly meetings. The club performs for various school and community functions.
The Juggling Club is comprised of students interested in juggling. No experience or level of expertise is required. Training and practice is provided at weekly meetings. The club performs for various school and community functions.

Knitting Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Mondays (weekly) After school
Do you like to knit or crochet? Have you always wanted to learn to knit? Please stop by the Knitting Club on Mondays after school to knit, crochet, craft and chat.  No experience is necessary, and we can supply you with materials.
Do you like to knit or crochet? Have you always wanted to learn to knit? Please stop by the Knitting Club on Mondays after school to knit, crochet, craft and chat.  No experience is necessary, and we can supply you with materials.

Meraki


Meeting Information: Thursday (weekly)- After school- Room 1363
We utilize student designs and artwork to create a better environment at GBS. This is executed through projects we design and build, commissioned by GBS staff.
 
We utilize student designs and artwork to create a better environment at GBS. This is executed through projects we design and build, commissioned by GBS staff.
 

Paranormal Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Wednesday (weekly)- After school- Room 2329
Paranormal Club watches scary movies and has discussions about hauntings, psychic powers, aliens, poltergeists, cryptozoology, UFO's, and other strange phenomena.

Our big event of the year is attending Six Flags Fright Fest!
Paranormal Club watches scary movies and has discussions about hauntings, psychic powers, aliens, poltergeists, cryptozoology, UFO's, and other strange phenomena.

Our big event of the year is attending Six Flags Fright Fest!

Pep Club Board


Meeting Information: Meeting dates and locations are TBD based on student schedules.
Are you a current Freshman, Sophomore, or Junior?  Do you want to be someone that leads the rest of the student body in GBS spirit?! This spring we will be conducting interviews to select the board who will help organize and lead activities during NEXT school year.  We are looking for applicants that can contribute in the areas of EXTREME spirit, organization, or time dedication.  Look for announcements this spring to apply!
Are you a current Freshman, Sophomore, or Junior?  Do you want to be someone that leads the rest of the student body in GBS spirit?! This spring we will be conducting interviews to select the board who will help organize and lead activities during NEXT school year.  We are looking for applicants that can contribute in the areas of EXTREME spirit, organization, or time dedication.  Look for announcements this spring to apply!

Pep Club (Titan Nation)


Meeting Information: No specific meeting date/time. Please fill out our Google form to find out about the engagement opportunities as they arise throughout the year.

All students ARE a member of Titan Nation (Pep Club).  What can you do to help infuse pep into our school?  Wear blue and gold on Fridays! Attend sporting events and other activities! And overall, demonstrate a positive and helpful character day in and day out at GBS.  If you are interested in helping out even more than mentioned, please fill out the google form above so that we can contact you to help us with activities throughout the year!  Activities include sign painting, pep rallies and general support of all activities and athletic teams, from badminton to wrestling.

Google Form

All students ARE a member of Titan Nation (Pep Club).  What can you do to help infuse pep into our school?  Wear blue and gold on Fridays! Attend sporting events and other activities! And overall, demonstrate a positive and helpful character day in and day out at GBS.  If you are interested in helping out even more than mentioned, please fill out the google form above so that we can contact you to help us with activities throughout the year!  Activities include sign painting, pep rallies and general support of all activities and athletic teams, from badminton to wrestling.

Google Form

Public Art Collaborative


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Monthly (Tuesday)- After school- Room 2163
Art is essential to being human, and, as such we work to prioritize artistic expression within GBS and in the broader community. No artistic experience is needed to participate.

**Meeting frequency fluctuates based on whether we are actively working on a project.
Art is essential to being human, and, as such we work to prioritize artistic expression within GBS and in the broader community. No artistic experience is needed to participate.

**Meeting frequency fluctuates based on whether we are actively working on a project.

SAFE (Self Appreciation for Everybody)


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Thursday (weekly)- After school- Room 1357
This club aims to promote body positivity and general mental wellness. Also promotes awareness about eating disorders and provides support for those struggling with a disorder or affiliated with someone who may be struggling.
This club aims to promote body positivity and general mental wellness. Also promotes awareness about eating disorders and provides support for those struggling with a disorder or affiliated with someone who may be struggling.

SAGA (Sexuality and Gender Alliance)


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Tuesday (weekly)- After school- Room 2113

Our purpose is to create a safe space for students who are trans, gay, lesbian, bisexual, queer, questioning, or allies of the LGBTQ+ community.  We work to advocate for LGBTQ+ rights and create fellowship amongst club members.  Please reach out to the sponsors for more information or the Zoom link.

If you are questioning or need support, you can always reach out to the sponsors.  We are here for you.  These websites also provide support and more information.

Trans Lifeline - www.translifeline.org

The Trevor Project - www.thetrevorproject.org

Glenbrook South Text-A-Tip


*Contact sponsor for Zoom meeting information.

Our purpose is to create a safe space for students who are trans, gay, lesbian, bisexual, queer, questioning, or allies of the LGBTQ+ community.  We work to advocate for LGBTQ+ rights and create fellowship amongst club members.  Please reach out to the sponsors for more information or the Zoom link.

If you are questioning or need support, you can always reach out to the sponsors.  We are here for you.  These websites also provide support and more information.

Trans Lifeline - www.translifeline.org

The Trevor Project - www.thetrevorproject.org

Glenbrook South Text-A-Tip


*Contact sponsor for Zoom meeting information.

SOAR (Students Organized Against Racism)


Meeting Information: Thursday (weekly)- After school- Room 2136
SOAR is a space for club members to feel a sense of community and safety while we discuss issues related to race and racism at GBS and in the world. Students use different forms of activism to make GBS a more equitable place for all students. This club is open to everyone and we always welcome new members. Come join our family!
SOAR is a space for club members to feel a sense of community and safety while we discuss issues related to race and racism at GBS and in the world. Students use different forms of activism to make GBS a more equitable place for all students. This club is open to everyone and we always welcome new members. Come join our family!

Sports Talk Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Tuesday (weekly)- Before school- Room 2140
We talk about sports and all issues related to sports of all levels - mostly collegiate and professional. Students in the club bring up topics, make predictions, and share their sports passions.
We talk about sports and all issues related to sports of all levels - mostly collegiate and professional. Students in the club bring up topics, make predictions, and share their sports passions.

Stitched (Fashion Magazine)


Meeting Information: Monday (weekly)- After school- Room 1121 (Photo Room)
Come work to gather the latest fashion trends of the year (including trends in photography/editing), and organize them in a way which allows students to express themselves and capture the style trends of society and GBS.
Come work to gather the latest fashion trends of the year (including trends in photography/editing), and organize them in a way which allows students to express themselves and capture the style trends of society and GBS.

Video Creator Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Tuesdays (weekly)- After school- Room 1313
Do you want to make and edit creative videos? Come to Video Creator Club where you get to think of script ideas, and create and execute amazing videos!
Do you want to make and edit creative videos? Come to Video Creator Club where you get to think of script ideas, and create and execute amazing videos!

Video Game Design and Development Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Wednesday (weekly)- After School- Room 1149 (Computer Lab)
Each week examine different aspects of Video Game Design and Development. Learn to create digital assets, write code in the C# programming language, create rich media experiences, and tie it all together using the Unity 3D game engine.
Each week examine different aspects of Video Game Design and Development. Learn to create digital assets, write code in the C# programming language, create rich media experiences, and tie it all together using the Unity 3D game engine.

Yoga & Mindfulness Club


Sponsor(s):
Meeting Information: Friday (weekly)- Before school- East Gym
Yoga and Mindfulness Club is an open club for all students interested in practicing or learning more about yoga and meditation. We hope to provide a low-maintenance outlet to help better mental and physical health for students at Glenbrook South. At our meetings, you can expect to participate in yoga lessons, meditation lessons, and fun activities on a multitude of topics ranging from manifestation to yoga bingo to psychology!
Yoga and Mindfulness Club is an open club for all students interested in practicing or learning more about yoga and meditation. We hope to provide a low-maintenance outlet to help better mental and physical health for students at Glenbrook South. At our meetings, you can expect to participate in yoga lessons, meditation lessons, and fun activities on a multitude of topics ranging from manifestation to yoga bingo to psychology!