The Russian-American Law Student Association shall create a unified cultural identity within the Russian-speaking law student community. RALSA shall promote awareness of Russian culture through various educational, social and public outreach events. RALSA shall enhance the perception of Russian-speaking Americans within the legal community. RALSA shall strive for academic excellence and the advancement of Russian-speaking students in the legal profession. RLASA shall provide meaningful peer resources for members. RALSA shall collaborate with other student organizations for the benefit of the greater Hofstra Law community. RALSA shall provide an atmosphere that will welcome new members and build relations among current members and alumni.