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Economics at Illinois State University

Economics is a broad field that impacts our daily choices. Pursuing this discipline opens up a diverse range of job opportunities and higher salaries. At Illinois State University, students can benefit from a supportive community and valuable resources, such as internships and scholarships. Plus, students can enjoy living in the small city of Normal with access to plenty of activities.

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Economics is the study of how to critically evaluate problems and make well-reasoned decisions.

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Normal Theatre, located in Uptown Normal, will again be hosting the Three Minute Thesis Competition.
Four graduate student researchers will represent the College of Arts and Sciences in the university-wide Three Minute Thesis competition on February 29 at 6 p.m. at the Normal Theater. This event is free and open to the public. Please come and support our students! 

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