BDIC offers students the opportunity to design their own majors. 
In collaboration with advisors, BDIC students develop focused, interdisciplinary concentrations with classes from across UMass and the Five College Consortium.  Interested?  Visit the BDIC office in CHC 230 to talk with a Peer Advisor


In celebrating BDIC’s anniversary we are featuring an alum each week for the next 50 weeks. If you are an alum and would like to be featured please let us know.


Stephanie Ozahowski received her BDIC degree (Social and Economic Development) in 2013. While completing her degree, Stephanie served as a BDIC peer advisor. Upon graduating, she attended law school at Northeastern University and graduated from there in 2017. While in law school, Stephanie worked as a law clerk in two firms, as well as a legal intern in several capacities. Stephanie currently practices law at the Law Office of Nicholas F. Ortiz, P.C. in Boston.