Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the role of the Assistant Dean of Multicultural Student Initiatives?

  • Listen to, respond to and represent the interest and needs of multicultural students.
  • Respond to needs from students of underrepresented populations with mentoring, support and referrals
  • Assist with race related conflict management and crises
  • Provide guidance and leadership training to minority student leaders
  • Promote multicultural education opportunities and programs for the university community.

Who do I contact if I have a question about Multicultural Student Resources?
The Multicultural Student Initiative located in Walton 218 or contact Jackie Irving, Assistant Dean of Multicultural Student Initiative at 610-341-5872 or jirving@eastern.edu.

Who should I contact if I need to talk about or report a racial or ethnic incident?
The Multicultural Student Initiative located in Walton 218 or contact Jackie Irving, Assistant Dean of Multicultural Student Initiative at 610-341-5872 or email: jirving@eastern.edu or the Daryl Hawkins, Dean of Students at 610-341-5823 or email: dhawkins@eastern.edu. Racial incidents may also be report to campus security at 610-341-1707.

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