students

SOE grad student to work at the University of Chicago

Grad student Ariel Listo will be joining the Becker Friedman Institute at the University of Chicago as a Research Professional for the Initiative on Chicago Experiments. Pre-doctoral research professionals work along senior and junior faculty, and post-doctoral and graduate researchers employing a field experiment approach to explore a wide range of key social and policy […]

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Vuong Nguyen accepted into multiple PhD programs

Nguyen received admission offers from the Ph.D. Program in Agricultural and Applied Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and Ph.D. Programs in Economics at North Carolina State University and Iowa State University. All excellent programs. He has decided to accept the offer from the University of Wisconsin.

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Grad student Amy Bainbridge attends World Ocean Summit

Sustainable Ocean Alliance and The Economist Events have partnered to bring 15 youth leaders to the World Ocean Summit in Fairmont Mayakoba Riviera Maya, Mexico. Attendees were challenged to bring a fresh perspective to key areas including fisheries, ocean plastics, governance, policy, and the application of new technologies to enhance our ocean’s health and its […]

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Arianna Castonguay to intern at AIR

This summer Arianna will be working at the American Institute for Research (AIR) as a Research Associate Intern in Washington, DC! AIR is federally contracted with the National Center for Education Statistics and is currently working on survey design and analysis for the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. As an intern on this team, Arianna […]

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SOE EES undergrad Kayla Greenawalt makes case for protecting the environment

Greenawalt, who returned from a research trip to the Falkland Islands with Ph.D. student Dulcinea Groff in late January, is doing just that as an undergraduate researcher.  On the Falkland Islands — a 4,700-square-mile archipelago off the coast of South America — she collected soil samples around tussac (tussock) grass.  Groff examines sediment and peat cores that […]

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