School of Interdisciplinary Global Studies

  • anti asian hate statement banner

    SIGS Anti-Asian Hate Statement. The School of Interdisciplinary Global Studies (SIGS) is outraged at the rise in violence and hate against Asian Americans since the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic. The department strongly condemns these attacks and other forms of hatred that have been increasing at an alarming rate. Click on the link to read the statement.

  • Dr Kissi

    African Scholars Say It’s Time to Discuss The Holocaust, Again. Dr. Edward Kissi addresses the Holocaust's impact on Africa in his seminar presentation on "The Holocaust at the Crossroads of Empire: West and Sub-Saharan African Approaches to African, Holocaust and Jewish Studies"." Click on the link to read more about it.

  • Dr. Edwin Benton

    2021’s Most & Least Federally Dependent States. SIGS Professor, Dr. Edwin Benton, offers his expert opinion on federal-funding disparities in an article for Wallet Hub. Please click on the link to read more.

  • SIGS Professors awarded grant

    Grant Awarded to SIGS Professors Dr. Omotayo Jolaosho and Dr. David Ponton have been announced as the successful grant applicants for the Understanding and Addressing Blackness and Anti-Black Racism in our Local, National and International Communities Projects. Click on the link to read more about it.