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Institute for Global Understanding

About the Institute


  • Promote understanding of global affairs and engage in local and global community service.
  • Organize launch of IGU.
  • Engage in fundraising initiatives for IGU.


  • Engage in dialogue and participate in events to raise understanding about global affairs.
  • Engage students in community service in local and global settings.
  • Introduce curricular initiatives to enhance the scope of global education at Monmouth University.
  • Introduce scholarship and research opportunities on global affairs.
  • Seek partnerships and collaborations with outside agencies to promote global understanding.
  • Initiate fundraising ventures to expand the scope and function of the IGU mission of spreading global understanding.