Western Kentucky University

ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships

students in a GED Espanol class

Multicultural services

 The WKU ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships provides multicultural services for community integration and empowerment of Bowling Green's diverse populations. The programs are funded through grants and donations and include community events, workshops and acculturation services for refugees, a Hispanic GED and ESL program, information on community resources, cultural sensitivity trainings, as well as interpretation, and translation services."

To contact one of our staff members about multicultural services, refer to the list below.

Multicultural Services Staff and Contact Information

Nadia De Leon, Community Engagement Coordinator, Cultural Sensitivity Trainer - Nadia.deleon@wku.edu - 270-782-0966

Julia Rivas, Multicultural Services Assistant, Refugee Services and Community Integration - Julia.rivas@wku.edu - 270-782-0653

Jennifer Bell, Refugee Empowerment Services Coordinator - Jenniferb@cedarsbg.org - 270-782-0653

Natalia Bradley, Hispanic GED & ESL Program Coordinator - Natalia.bradley@wku.edu 270-782-0653

Art of Community workshop

Friday September 28th at 9:00am

The workshop will explore strategies and examples of programs that have successfully merged the arts with social services in order to enhance the integration of immigrants/refugees.  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!

Multicultural Community Resources

The ALIVE Center publishes information regarding community resources in Bowling Green. We are currently in the process of making these resources available in multiple languages. Currently, we maintain a Hispanic Community Resource Guide.


 Last Modified 7/22/13