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Bibek Adhikari wins Omicron Delta Epsilon Irving Fisher Article Award article thumbnailBibek Adhikari wins Omicron Delta Epsilon Irving Fisher Article Award. Bibek Adhikari has won the Irving Fisher Award from Omicron Delta Epsilon, an international honors society for Economics.  [Read the rest]
Alumni return to talk careers with economics students article thumbnailAlumni return to talk careers with economics students. Illinois State University economics alumni Monalisa Kulkarni, M.S. ’16, and Ruisha Zhang, M.S. ’14, MBA ’15, spoke to students about their careers during a recent visit. [Read the rest]
Daniel Rich retirement reception, December 15 article thumbnailDaniel Rich retirement reception, December 15. A retirement reception for Professor of Economics Daniel Rich will be Thursday, December 15. [Read the rest]
Series to encourage careers in economics begins November 30 article thumbnailSeries to encourage careers in economics begins November 30. The Department of Economics at Illinois State University is organizing a monthly speaker series to help students learn about the opportunities and career paths available to economics majors, especially undergraduate women. [Read the rest]
Scholarship a source of encouragement article thumbnailScholarship a source of encouragement. When Ron Ulmer ’70, M.S. ’75, established his namesake scholarship a few years ago, he wasn’t looking to help the typical scholarship recipient.  [Read the rest]
Peace Corps Volunteer Michael Anstirman serves in Dominican Republic article thumbnailPeace Corps Volunteer Michael Anstirman serves in Dominican Republic. Several months into Peace Corps in the Dominican Republic, Master’s International student Michael Anstirman is adjusting to his new role as an agribusiness advisor.  [Read the rest]

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