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RISE Day 2017

Margaret McKeehan holding her awardOn April 25, 2017 we held our second annual RISE Day Award Luncheon. RISE Day recognizes outstanding achievements by economics undergraduate and graduate students and exemplary teaching by economics faculty. The event is made possible by the generosity of our alumni and friends.

Below is a list of our graduate student honorees:

  • The Maria Esther and Carlos Linares Award for Best Performance in Economics First Year Courses: Yakym Pirozhenko and Maksat Abasov
  • The Robin Sickles Award for Best Performance in Econometrics Qualifying Exam: Kiril Evdokimov
  • The Rica and Tony Ligeralde Fellowship Award for Best Performance in Economic Theory Qualifying Exam: Ibrahim Emirahmetoglu
  • The Dagobert Brito Award for Best Performance by a Recitation Instructor in Economics: Nick Frazier
  • The Michael Maher Graduate Student Teaching Prize in Economics: Atara Oliver
  • The George Zodrow Award for Best Performance in a Workshop: Mark Agerton
  • The Timothy and Katharine Gunning Award for Best Third Year Paper: Paul Barton
  • The Jennifer and Purvez Captain Award for Outstanding Economics Dissertation: Margaret McKeehan

Various award winners with Hülya Eraslan