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We're pleased to announce that the 2014 UMSL Department
of Economics Alumni Award was presented in May to
Jesse Wolfersberger (MA 2009), Director of Consumer Insights
at GroupM Next. Congratulations, Jesse, and thank you for your
Congratulations to alum Aaron Johnson (BS 1994, MA 2000), who is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Darton State College. Aaron was featured in an interview in the February 21, 2014 edition of the Albany Herald (Georgia)! See On The Job with Aaron Johnson. (Aaron says that his most beneficial class was Introduction to Econometrics, taught by Professor Anne Winkler!)
Where Our Graduates Work
Alumni with PhDs
Alumni Photo Gallery
Annual Fall 2014 Picnic
Coming on Sunday, September 28th -- Watch this space for details!
Events Photo Gallery
Annual Alumni Party 2014
A fun time was had by all at the Department of Economics 2014 Alumni Party on April 11th. Thanks to all the Faculty, Graduate Students and Friends who joined us at the Market Pub House in the Delmar Loop. Be sure to check out all the pictures in the Events Photo Gallery above. It was wonderful to see everyone!
Career Day 2014
Thanks to all who participated in Career Day on
April 9th, especially Alum Amy Lampe and Greg
Nelson, who will be graduating with his Masters
Degree in August 2014!
Past Career Days
Annual Fall Picnic 2013
Thanks to faculty (especially Professor William Rogers), alumni, students, friends and family who joined us at Irv Zeid Citizen's Park in Olivette for our annual picnic on Sunday, October 6th. The weather may have been a bit chilly, but it was certainly fun seeing everybody and enjoying some delicious barbeque and other wonderful dishes!
About the UMSL Economics Alumni Board
The Alumni Board was initiated in 2007 by faculty member Lea Kosnik to help the UMSL Department of Economics better maintain links to our alumni and to get advice, as needed, regarding academic offerings and other department initiatives. The Board also created a Department of Economics Alumni Award to honor alumni who have provided exceptional support to the department and its activities. The Inaugural Board was comprised of alumni John Kovac, Geetanjali Pande and Ryan Metcalf.
Lauren (Block) Dickens, BS 2008/MA 2008
Assistant Professor, St. Charles Community College
John Kovac, BS 1997
Managing Partner, Aspire Consulting
Joshua Ulrich, BS 2005/MA 2005
Senior Quantitative Programmer & Analyst, DV Trading
Ryan Metcalf (BS 2001, Business Analyst at Enterprise-Rent-a Car) is rotating off the Board.
The award is given to an alumnus who has shown consistent and exceptional support of the Economics Department and its activities.
|UMSL Department of Economics Alumni Awardees
|(co-winners) Gene Edmiston & Bill Nieman