2015/5/8: Everybody in the Economics Program who took comps
passed them. Congratulations! Good luck to everybody
else on finals.
2015/4/16: We cleaned up at the Honors Day Awards. In
addition to Allison Snyder being the first person to ever win both
the W. Randolph Cooey Value Added Award for getting the most value
added out of her time her and the Kirkpatrick Award for being the
best Economics major, we had several other awards. There are
five all-campus awards. Even though we have only a few
majors, we one two of them and a third winner took about half of
his courses required by the major in our program. Allison
(a Senior majoring in International Economics) won
the John R. Taylor Award
for exemplifying the liberals
tradition. Dakota Maravelis
(a Junior majoring in
International Economics) won the W. F. Kennedy Prize
being the outstanding Junior Man. Neil Verley
Finance major who had to take about half of his
required classes in Economics) won The Francis O. Carfer
for outstanding Senior.
2015/3/30: We had our induction ceremony to ODE (Omicron Delta
Epsilon) Economics Honor Society. Pictured is the one new
member, Dakota Maravelis with Professor Csaplar and Professor
Emeritus Cooey. (The picture is below the awards ceremony
pictures.) Missing are Allison Snyder and R Jared Roque.
2015/3/4: We are pleased to announce that we have hired Aaron
Honsowetz (pictured to the
right) as our second economist starting in the Fall of 2015.
He will be finishing his Ph.D. in Economics this May at George
Mason University. That is the same school that David
Youngberg got his Ph.D. from and Wilf says that everybody he has
interviewed from there has been impressive.
2015/1/15: We have nobody taking comps
, but good luck to
those who are taking them.
2014/8/21: We welcome Sydma Hatzopolous and Andy Fletcher as
adjuncts teaching some of the courses which
Yoo was supposed to teach this semester. Sydma has a lot of
experience and is a great teacher. We are lucky to have her.
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