Lake Ariel, Pa., native Kidde Kokole was hired as a Native Guest English Teacher for the English Program in Korea, known as EPIK.

Kokole earned a Bachelor of Arts in English from Point Park University in Pittsburgh, Pa. At Point Park, Kokole was an academic scholarship recipient and a member of the Black Student Union and the University’s Literary Arts 2018 Symposium Planning Committee.

"From department panels to independent projects, Point Park’s English program not only guided me, but also pushed me to excel. These experiences have shaped my professional and creative outlook in my post-graduate endeavors,” Kokole