News and Announcements

Applications for the Study Abroad Award (for Spring 2020 study abroad) are due by October 31. Please visit the Social Sciences website for additional information and eligibility requirements.
Congratulations to Health and Human Services major, Theresa Onwuka, who was interviewed by WGRZ about her work planning anti-bullying initiatives at UB
Congratulations to Matthania Volmy (Health & Human Services; Sociology) on being named IDP's Outstanding Senior for 2019! We wish Matthania, pictured here at graduation with IDP faculty and staff, continued success as she pursues her Master's degree in Health Care Management at Marymount University.
IDP honored two outstanding students this year with the 2019 Charles Haynie Memorial Award. Lisa Marcellus (Environmental Studies; International Business) and Helen Bamiro (International Studies) impressed the selection committee with their commitment to social justice and civic engagement. We are excited to see what the future holds for these two scholars and activists!
Congratulations to IDP student Gunnar Haberl (Social Sciences Interdisciplinary – Legal Studies) for being named a recipient of the 2019 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence!
Congratulations to Anna Blatto (Urban & Public Policy), whose volunteer internship with the local community-based think tank Partnership for the Public Good (PPG) resulted in a solo-authored report on segregation in Buffalo!
In 2018, we were thrilled to offer awards to three SSCIDP students in support of their study abroad experiences: Ashwaq Asfour, Dominic Difiglia and Kaitlin Sullivan.