During her fall 2008 sabbatical, Jean Richardson, associate professor of history, continued to carry out her responsibilities as project director for the Monroe Fordham Regional History Center. However, her primary objective was to tackle an ambitious project: writing a textbook for teaching New York State history.
The History and Social Studies Education Department will present the History, Psychology, and Social Movements Lecture Series at the Burchfield Penney Art Center in April. Both lectures will examine the psychology of social movements.
The fourth annual Exceptional Education Graduate Research Symposium will showcase research projects by students in the department’s master’s degree programs on Saturday, May 1, from 8:00 a.m. to noon in Bulger Communication Center. The symposium will feature 15 projects presented by 60 exceptional education graduate students. The event is free and open to the public.
The Admissions Office will host Spring Open House for prospective students and their families on Saturday, April 10, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., beginning in the Performing Arts Center at Rockwell Hall.
The following grants were awarded through the Research Foundation at Buffalo State College in March. For more information, contact the principal investigator or the Research Foundation at Buffalo State College.
Each year, the Buffalo State College Foundation awards roughly 200 scholarships to deserving students in the rigorous All College Honors Program. The primary source of funding for these scholarships is the annual Foundation Scholarship Gala, to be held this year on April 24 at the Connecticut Street Armory.