Recent News

4/2/19
The Department of Sociology now offers Criminology as a major. A BA in Criminology focuses on the nature and causes of crime, the behavior of criminals, and how society reacts to crime and criminals. A minor in Criminology is also available. For more information, please contact Kelly Crean at kcrean@buffalo.edu.
4/2/19
Undergraduate and graduate students who are graduating this May are invited to attend and march in the Department of Sociology’s annual commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at 10 am in the Student Union Theater. Guests are welcome to attend. A reception will follow the ceremony. Please RSVP to Kelly Crean at kcrean@buffalo.edu by May 14, 2019.
4/1/19
The UB Summer Research Institute trains researchers in a collegial, intellectually engaging, and multidisciplinary atmosphere. Workshop participants learn easy-to-understand practical information about statistics and methods and develop skills and knowledge to confidently analyze their own data. 
4/1/19
Veronica Horowitz (2019 PhD from the University of Minnesota) and Allison Dwyer-Emory (2017 PhD from Cornell University; Rutgers University Post-doc) will join the Department of Sociology starting this fall.
4/1/19
The UB Summer Research Institute trains researchers in a collegial, intellectually engaging, and multidisciplinary atmosphere. Workshop participants learn easy-to-understand practical information about statistics and methods and develop skills and knowledge to confidently analyze their own data. 
4/2/19
Check out our high-achieving Singapore alumni!
4/1/19
Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP is pleased to announce that the Honorable Barbara Howe, former New York State Surrogate Judge for Erie County, will become a Senior Counsel to the firm effective February 5, 2018.