The Economics department leads students to a great diversity of professional opportunities for those who wish to pursue graduate education as well as for those who want to enter the workforce immediately after college.
Research and Teaching Fund:
- Named awards and prizes for student excellence
- Development of new academic courses and programs
- Undergraduate student support
- Graduate student support
- Invitation to speakers on future job opportunities for our students
- Joint research by faculty and students
Milton and Virginia Kafoglis Nobel Laureate Lecture Series Fund:
Through the generous contribution of Dr. Milton Kafoglis, Professor Emeritus, the department established this lecture series.
More on our Featured Funds
Research and Teaching Fund: This fund plays a crucial role in the overall effort to strengthen the department and its impact on campus. The fund supports events and priorities that advance the mission and vision of the department.
Milton and Virginia Kafoglis Nobel Laureate Lecture Series Fund: The Department uses this fund to invite Nobel Laureates, prominent economists, and other experts in related fields to campus for the benefit of students, faculty and the community. Since the lecture series is funded by the interest the fund earns, additional gifts to this fund will enhance the department's ability to accomplish the goal of this fund."