Interdisciplinary Studies Being multi-talented is a good thing. For those who find themselves passionate about a particular topic, interdisciplinary study offers a chance to dig into it from every angle. Interdisciplinary Study Programs Minor in Appalachian Studies Get a 360-degree understanding of the Appalachian region by studying its history, culture and future. Minor in International Studies Examine the economics, politics, languages and histories of societies beyond your own. Minor in Women's Studies Explore women's roles in contemporary culture as well as challenges that the modern world presents.