Alumni & Friends page exists to inform alumni, friends, and current
students about the accomplishments and activities of the Purdue University
Agricultural Economics graduates.
Ag Econ alumnus Dr. Adesina (MS ’85, PhD ’88) received an honorary doctorate in agriculture! Dr. Adesina is the President of the African Development Bank.
He previously served as Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture and Rural
Development. Learn more
How are Purdue Alumni making an impact? Upon receiving diplomas, Purdue Ag Econ graduates continue to achievenoteworthy success in the workplace.
41st 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.
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.
on their names to read each biography)