Honors and Awards
Economics Department Student Awards
The department grants honors on graduation to economics majors who:
- attain a culumlative GPA of 3.500 or higher
- attain a GPA of 3.75 or higher in all economics courses
- complete at least one 400-level elective chosen from the following:
ECON 434 Mathematical Economics
ECON 491 Advanced Macroeconomics
ECON 492 Advanced Microeconomics
Departmental Honors in academic year 2018-2019: Robert Lee Reaser and Ravyn Alysha Malatesta.
The Worldly Philosopher Award
The Worldly Philosopher Award is given annually by the economics department to the economics major who, in the opinion of the department faculty, has made the greatest overall academic and service contributions to the department.
Winner of the World Philosopher Award in academic year 2017-2018 is Nicholas Krieg.