Cultural Connections Club is aimed to unite people from different backgrounds. The goal of the club is to build bridges of global friendship and understanding. It is for the international students, faculty and staff, as well as Americans who are new to campus so that they could share their experiences and build their networking systems. This club is also for those that are interested in meeting people from different countries and learn from each other. Within the club the members talk about cultural topics, play games, watch movies, go out to eat, do outdoor activities, and celebrate holidays.
The club definitely helps the members feel at home away from home . C3 is part of the umbrella organization called The Cultural Connections Program. Cultural Connections is a result of more than 3 years collaborative effort of the International Programs Office, the UM Counseling Center, and the Department of Psychology that aims to provide a complex assistance in adjustment and socialization to the incoming International and American students as well as give the opportunity to develop leadership skills and cultural awareness.