Wilkes University

About Us

About Us

About Us

The Center for Global Education and Diversity is housed in the Max Roth Building at the corner of South and South Franklin Street. Inaugurated in September 2008, The Center for Global Education and Diversity serves:

  • Students whose race, sexual orientation, gender, age, culture is different from the majority population.
  • International students: immigration support, academic, cultural and social orientation.
  • those who need to learn English.
  • All students who are learning to get along with those different from themselves and who need support.

International StudentsThe Center for Global Education and Diversity collaborates with the Multicultural Student Coalition in the planning of multicultural programs and projects for our campus community. 

Center for Global Education and Diversity Staff:

Georgia Costalas
Executive Director of the Center of Global Education and Diversity;
Director, International Student Services
(570) 408-7854

Jonathan Summers,
Associate Director, International Student Services
(570) 408-4106

Crystal Cool,
Assistant Director, International Student Services
(570) 408.2029

Dr. Kimberly Niezgoda,
Director, Intensive English Program
(570) 408-4170

Erica Acosta,
Associate Director of Diversity Initiatives
(570) 408.7856