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The Global Peers (formerly the Global Engagement Student Committee or GESC) are peer educators with intercultural competency whose goal is to motivate students to build an inclusive environment that celebrates diversity.

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Why become a Global Peer?

Improve your Communication and Leadership Skills

  • Liaison with SFU clubs and societies, the Global Student Centre, International Services for Students, and other university partners to coordinate global engagement initiatives
  • Lead your own approved project with teammates 

Practice and Learn Intercultural Skills

  • Day-long training for intercultural communication
  • Weekly meeting with a diverse team
  • Plan events inclusive to all cultures 

Gain Experience in Project Management

  • Understand the basics of Human Centered Design
  • Work efficiently according to your strengths and your peers' strengths 

Meaningful Connections

Peer Coaching

Have questions? Contact us at iengage@sfu.ca