Sociology student’s research recognized by UNHCR

Sociology’s Amanda Cheong is one of the winners of the inaugural UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Award for Statelessness Research. Her thesis “Changing Conceptions of Citizenship Among Stateless Chinese-Bruneian Immigrants in Vancouver,” won in the undergraduate category. Cheong receives €1,000 and the opportunity to present at the First Global Forum on Statelessness in September 2014 in The Hague. For more information, visit

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.