Fall Open House

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
Global Union Lounge (Coxe Hall 215)

Please join the annual Global Union Open House to broaden your international horizons, to boost your networking skill, to taste different cuisines, and to meet with many international friends!

Intern with the Global Union Fall ‘17

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 8:45am

Put a ton of international programming experience on your resume

Be involved in all aspects of planning, logistics and hosting large-scale events, in addition to dozens of other high-profile events on campus. Research international topics, design your own programs, and coordinate our cultural events.

Qualifications: Undergraduate; 3.0+ GPA, significant program planning and marketing experience required.

5-8 hours per week, typically 3 credits, volunteer -- great experience but no pay

Send your resume and brief cover letter to oic213@lehigh.edu

Deadline: May 8, 2017

Join the Global Union Executive Board

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 11:00pm

The Global Union, one of Lehigh’s largest and most active student organizations, is currently accepting nominations for President, Vice President, Secretary, and four VP Executive Board positions! If you wish to be considered for a position, you must apply by Tuesday, April 25. 

Apply Now

Global Union's 20th Anniversary - Weekend Celebration

Friday, April 21, 2017 - 11:00am to Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 4:00pm

This year marks the 20th Anniversary of the Global Union! There will be events ranging from Earth Day, Amazing Race, International Building Competition, Holi, Flag Parade, to International Bazaar! We will have alumni coming back to meet with you too!

Friday, April 21
11am: Earth Day @ UC Front Lawn
6pm: Amazing Race @ Global Union Lounge

Saturday, April 22
10:30am:  Alumni Tour on Campus
12pm: International Building Competition @ STEPS Lobby
2pm: Holi Indian Celebration of Color @ UC Front Lawn

Sunday, April 23
11am: Flag Parade @ Coxe Hall
12pm: International Bazaar @ UC Front Lawn

Discover India Series

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 9:00pm to Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 3:00pm

Yoga Remix
March 31, 9:00 pm
Lamberton Hall

Trivia and Panel
April 4, 6:00 pm
Global Union Lounge

Women's Rights in India
April 13, 5:00 pm
Global Commons, Williams

Doing Business in India
April 20, 5:00 pm
RBC 141

April 22, 2:00 pm
UC Front Lawn

Multicultural Night

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 7:00pm
Lamberton Hall

The event will feature music and dance performances by American, Chinese, Indian and Iranian student clubs and the Fulbright Association, and traditional coffee from the Turkish Students Club. It will be a great opportunity to taste the global cuisine at one time and have a DJ dance party. See you Wednesday night! 

GU Spring Open House

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 4:00pm
Global Union Lounge (Coxe Hall 2nd Floor)

Event Rescheduled

FREE International Food, Beverages & Music!

- Kick off the Global Union’s 20th Anniversary
- Learn more about our events this spring and how to get involved
- Join our mission to promote global awareness and cultural understanding within the Lehigh community

Lantern Make and Take

Friday, January 27, 2017 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Lamberton Hall Great Room

Chinese / Lunar New Year is right around the corner! Please join us to learn how to make a traditional Chinese lantern and learn how to write "Love, Happiness, and Peace" in Chinese characters. We will have fun together!

International Week, Nov. 4-12

Friday, November 4, 2016 - 12:00pm to Saturday, November 12, 2016 - 11:00pm

Celebrate Lehigh's cultural diversity with the Global Union's 14th annual International Week! We have events every day.

Schedule of Events

Submit a Proposal for International Week

Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 9:00pm

International Week will be held November 5-12. We welcome all internationally focused educational, cultural and social presentations/programs, held at either 12 p.m.4 p.m. or after 7 p.m. each day during the week. 

Deadline to submit your event proposals:  Friday, Oct 14th. ---- So get your program/event proposals in as soon as possible!

Resources and the submission form are here. The Global Union Executive Board will review your request, so please make sure to submit a complete form with the below mentioned required information.

Information required: Name of program, date, proposed location, time, and sponsor (s). If you need financial support for the program, please include a $ amount request and your club or department account number also. Keep in mind that co-sponsoring is the best way to make an event successful. No need to do it all on your own.

We look forward to seeing your submissions!