The Global Peers are a dynamic group of students from diverse backgrounds working to celebrate diversity and promote inclusion. This is a student-driven initiative that focuses on building intercultural awareness and understanding across the SFU community.
"We try to motivate other students to build an inclusive community here at SFU"
Global Peers are provided with training and professional development opportunities in the areas of leadership and intercultural competency. They also have the opportunity to create events or programming that foster meaningful connections between diverse groups of students across campus.
Who can join?
This program is open to all SFU undergraduate students who are interested in:
Increasing learning in areas of intercultural communication and diversity
An opportunity to lead and support student events and initiatives
Building a stronger understanding of your own cultural perceptions and identities
An opportunity to meet and work with other students from different cultures
Gaining project management, teamwork, and networking skills