Mark your calendars and get excited to celebrate diversity! Check out our full schedule of Spring 2024 events here!
We promote and celebrate a multicultural environment
The Office of Multicultural and International Student Programs supports the identity of every student. We offer educational and social programs that highlight the value every student brings to campus regardless of race, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, socio-economic level, cultural and ethnic backgrounds. We believe the strength of a multicultural atmosphere is in the understanding of what makes every student unique.
- Annual Diversity Festival
- Wilkes Barre Multicultural Parade
- N.E.P.D.E.C Sponsored Events
- N.A.A.C.P Banquet
- Cultural Holiday Celebrations
- Movie Nights
- Etiquette Dinner
- Ultimate Flag Challenge
- Martin L King Jr. Program
- SAFE SPACE Program
- Real Talks: Groups come together to discuss a selected diversity topic
- Diversity Trainings and Conferences
- SANKOFA Conference
- Multicultural Graduation Ceremony
M.I.C - Multicultural International Club
MIC promotes cultural awareness and the fellowship of all students at Kings College. MIC host entertaining educational and social programs throughout the year that is typically open to all students. Some of the notable programs held in the past are Fashion Show, All Around The World, Glow Party, Elementary School Multicultural Nights, and King's Gift Exchange. The club also donates to multiple organizations. Any King's College student can join MIC. The Multicultural Club meets once every two weeks.
Become a Co-Leader
Those interested in being a Co-Facilitator/ Co-Leader for DEI Diversity Sessions during Summer Orientation, Fall Orientation, or during the Fall Semester, please complete this form.
GSA - Gay-Straight Alliance
The Gay-Straight Alliance organization of King’s College. GSA consists of a group of dedicated individuals who seek to foster awareness, understanding, and acceptance of the many issues facing the LGBTQ community. While this is our primary goal, we also maintain other important objectives such as the continuation of a ‘safe’ environment free of bias through educating the campus community in understanding the complexities of sexual orientation-identification. In addition, we aim to unite the campus community by various means of proactive events such as open discussions of LGBTQ issues within the campus and surrounding community.
Chosen Name Form
In support of King’s College commitment to provide an equitable and safe experience for students whose legal name does not reflect their gender identity or expression, King’s accepts requests from such students to use a chosen first and/or middle name on certain college records. A student’s chosen name will be used where feasible in all College systems unless the student’s legal name is required by law, deemed necessary by college policy, or the students requested name is determined to be for intent of misrepresentation. Complete the Student Name change form here and once submitted, the Registrar’s Office will receive notification.
SASA- South Asian Student Association
To educate the King’s community about South Asian Culture. This organization will provide: A) Programs to educate the community. B) Events to celebrate holidays (Ex: Diwali, Holi, Navratri). C) A place to socialize and make new South Asian friends and those interested in the culture
Jasmine L Giddings
Widmann Gallery Coordinator
Director of Multicultural and International Student Programs