Take Five: Marty Sullivan II
By Jonathan Vatner, Photograph by Smiljana Peros
He sparked cross-cultural dialogue
“Diversity is everywhere at FIT. It’s definitely a melting pot, but I call it a salad, too, because you can see all the different cultures.”
Major: Advertising and Marketing Communications Roles on campus: President, Black Student Union; director of student organizations in the FIT Student Government Association; resident assistant Greatest achievement at FIT: As president of the Black Student Union, he invited students of diverse races, ethnicities, and sexual and gender identities to participate in conversations about race and events celebrating black culture. This welcoming stance earned the club two leadership awards from the Department of Student Life: the Diversity and Inclusion Award and Club of the Year.