The Alumni & Friends page exists to inform alumni, friends, and current students about the accomplishments and activities of the Purdue University Agricultural Economics graduates.​


ALUMNI IMPACT                                                     
How are Purdue Alumni making an impact? Upon receiving diplomas, Purdue Ag Econ graduates continue to achieve noteworthy success in the workplace.

Annual Apex Awards

This Award is presented by the Department of Agricultural Economics and is in recognition of those individuals with a strong connection to the Department of Agricultural Economics who have made outstanding contributions in their fields. The Apex Award represents the convergence of accomplishment in the lives of  our honorees.

(Click on their names to read each biography)

Augustine Sangson Langyintuo, James Straeter, Robert Tse, Sarah Vacek

40th Annual Snyder Lecture

The James C. Snyder Memorial Lecture​ is the Department of Agricultural Economics’ signature event at Purdue University. The  lectures were established at Purdue in February 1975 as an appropriate memorial to a distinguished member of the faculty. ​