Multicultural Center Staff


Dian Brown-Albert
Coordinator of Multicultural Affairs
(203) 392-5879

Mrs. Brown-Albert joined the professional staff of Southern in 1997 as a residence hall director where she served admirably for 9 years. Her dedication and commitment to students were prominent in her management of 3 residence halls and her leadership advising the Minority Pre-Law and Business Association, and the African Student Association. Currently, Mrs. Brown-Albert is the Advisor for the West Indian Society and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated.

As the Coordinator of Multicultural Affairs since January 2007, Mrs. Brown-Albert is responsible for planning and implementing multicultural programming for the university and New Haven community. She also coordinates the operation and staffing of the Multicultural Center and supervises the book loan program. Mrs. Brown-Albert is an alumna of Southern and holds a B.S. in Liberal Studies and an M.S. in Counseling. She strives to make the Multicultural Center a place where all students can explore their differences and exchange ideas. She is a charter member of the West Indian Academic Society, a former captain of the SCSU women's track team, and a former member of the Black Student Union.  Mrs. Brown-Albert is dedicated to the goal of making Southern the university of choice for all students.

Joscelyn Fernandez
Graduate Intern for Multicultural Affairs