Student Governance & Service Organizations
- Multicultural, Representative Student Organization (RSO)
Contact: Shawna Szabo, Ian Effendi, Email group officers
Global Union is a Major Student Organization (MSO) of Rochester Institute of Technology that represents nearly 2000 international students and the numerous cultural organizations at RIT. By hosting several events and programs throughout the year, Global Union hopes to better connect with its constituency in addition to informing and serving RIT and Greater Rochester community.Mission Statement:1. To promote understanding of diversity and develop a strong multicultural movement within the community.2. To create awareness of global and international issues among all members of the community.3. To provide a platform for expression for the International and minority commnities of Rochester Institute of Technology.4. To represent the interests and concerns of all its members before Rochester Institute of Technology's Student Government.5. To encourage union, interaction, and understanding among all the different ethnic groups who converge at Rochester Institute of Technology.6. To provide leadership and facilitate communication, cooperation, networking, and mutual support among its affiliates.