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2017 Commencement Ceremony

We love celebrating the accomplishments of our students.  Congratulations to all our 2017 graduates.

Diane McMullen

Education and Training B.S. Elementary Education, SUNY College at Buffalo M.S.W., Roberts Wesleyan College Matriculant, Ph.D. Programs in Counselor Education , University of Buffalo. Certificate in Trauma Counseling, University of Buffalo School of Social Work. Over 150 Hours of Training in Eating Disorders Research and Treatment Professional Experience A lifelong educator of individuals from preschool […]

2017 Charles Haynie Award

2017 Charles Haynie Memorial Student Award Undergraduate Students in IDP are invited to submit an application for the Charles Haynie Memorial Student Award. The $675 award is given in honor of Mr. Charles Haynie. Charles Haynie died at the age of 65 in July 2001. He was a long-time faculty member in the Interdisciplinary Degree […]

Ashley Machovec

Originally from Binghamton, NY, I came to University at Buffalo as a transfer student from my local community college. After switching my major a few times, I chose to be an early childhood education concentration with a teaching and speech pathology minor. Taking a wrong turn on main street in Buffalo, I ended up at […]

Karen Lazik

I grew up in the WNY area. I attended the Kenmore Town of Tonawanda schools and remained in the area for my academic pursuits. I have a BA in psychology, an MA in communication, an EdM and CAS in school counseling (all from SUNY, University at Buffalo).  COURSE WORK OFFERED EACH FALL AND SPRING SEMESTERS […]

Clarissa Cardarelli

I’m from Orchard Park, NY and I am studying French, Linguistics, and International Studies with a regional focus in Africa. I chose International Studies as my major since I have always loved learning foreign languages and about foreign cultures. I plan to use what I have learned about foreign relations, economics, and politics to pursue […]

Recognition Ceremony

On May 15, 2017 several of our students were recognized at a ceremony honoring their achievements both within and outside the classroom. Congratulations to all of our graduating seniors!

Shontay Barnes

Originally from Buffalo New York, I am pursuing a double major in Health and Human Services/Community Mental Health and Psychology. I chose this major because I learned about the excellent opportunities to gain hands-on experience in the field.  I was very pleased to see that there was an internship component of the major.  My participation […]

Study Abroad Award

A period of study abroad is an enrichment that the Interdisciplinary Degree Program strongly encourages. No matter what your IDP major is, study abroad will enable you to add international experience and points of reference to your learning. With effective planning, study abroad will not increase your time to degree. IDP students are strongly encouraged […]

Charles Haynie Memorial Student Award

ANNOUNCEMENT   2015 Charles Haynie Memorial Student Award   Undergraduate Students in IDP are invited to submit an application for the Charles Haynie Memorial Student Award. The $650 award is given in honor of Mr. Charles Haynie.   Charles Haynie died at the age of 65 in July 2001. He was a long-time faculty member […]