The Global Union, one of Lehigh’s largest and most active student organizations, is currently accepting nominations for President, Vice President, Secretary, and 4 VP Executive Board positions for the 2016 – 2017 Academic Year!
DEADLINE: TODAY (April 12th)!!
President -- Serve on the University-created Council of Student Presidents and related entities, represent the Global Union to the Lehigh community, be responsible for the Global Union affairs, preside over all Executive Board meetings, manage GU visibility with the Vice President, and work closely with the GU Director in all matters concerning the GU.
Vice President - Responsible for assisting the President with all aspects of the GU organization, including leading meetings in the President’s absence. Act as the point person for International Week and as a liaison with the Campus Event Advisory Group for GU events and member clubs.
Secretary– Recorder of official minutes of all Executive Board and GU Rep. Board meetings, and maintainer of all membership rosters and records. Responsible for obtaining and updating accurate contact information for all member clubs, including attendance at Representative Board meetings.
*Anyone running for the above positions must be a current GU representative, E-board member or have had significant interaction with the Global Union members, programs, etc.
Vice President for Graduate Student Outreach – Is responsible for recruitment of graduate clubs and the maintenance of relationships with current graduate club member organizations.
Vice President for Club Relations – Is responsible for new club recruitment, communicating with member clubs, assisting club development, and running Representative Board meetings.
Vice President for Member Programming – Is responsible for creating collaborative programming that brings GU clubs together to develop larger scale events and enhance club participation in the GU. Co-manages the GU training programs.
Vice President for Internal Programming - Is responsible for managing the GU Ambassador program and planning events primarily created by the Global Union E-Board; executing the traditional GU events as well as developing new programming.
**The VP positions above are open to all LU students.
If you are interested...
All of the above positions will be elected by the current GU Representatives and Executive Board members during a meeting at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, April 19. If you wish to be considered for a position, you must submit a written notification of your candidacy to the GU GA Angel (email@example.com) by Tuesday, April 12. All candidates must submit a position statement of no more than 150 words (300 words for President) with their written notification of candidacy.