Ron Prescott

May 18, 2016

We have received the sad news that Ron Prescott, long-time employee of the Department of Economics, passed away on Saturday.  Details of the visitation and service are included in the Ames Tribune obituary.

News Type: 

Travel grant applications extended

May 11, 2016

2016 AAEA Annual Meeting Travel Grants-Applications extended to May 27.

The AAEA Trust is accepting applications for Travel Grants for Graduate Students and Early Career Professionals attending the meeting July 31-August 2. These grants defray housing and transportation costs. The amount of the travel grant awarded will depend on a variety of factors, including: number of applications received, financial need of the applicant, and expected active participation in the Annual Meeting.

News Type: 

Department summer hours

May 9, 2016

The Economics Department main office (260 and 266 Heady Hall) and the advising office (174 Heady) will participate in summer work hours, 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, beginning Monday, May 9th. We will return to regular hours on Monday, August 15.

News Type: 

Pivot and ORCID are now synced

May 9, 2016

For faculty members that use Pivot and ORCiD: they are now syncing. Here is a link to more information. You have to put your ORCiD into your pivot profile. Which will update your pivot profile.

News Type: 

Phi Beta Kappa initiates

May 4, 2016

2016 Phi Beta Kappa inducteesFive economics students were inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest nationwide liberal arts and sciences honor society. The organization honors students for the excellence and breadth of their undergraduate scholarly accomplishments.


Subscribe to News