Alumni & Friends

Welcome to the Agricultural Economics Department Alumni web site. We hope that this area will keep you informed and involved in the Ag Econ department. This area is intended to serve both our alumni and friends, as well as our current students (future alumni) who are interested in alumni activities and accomplishments. On this page you will find links to the latest departmental news, an area to let us know about your activities and achievements, news about your classmates activities and accomplishments, and how to stay in touch with old friends.
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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)
Our 2013 inductee's are:


2013 Distiguished Agricultural Alumni
 (click names for profiles)



Zarrell T.G. Gray                      Lisa Koester   


38th Annual Snyder Lecture
This is a video recording of the 2012 Snyder Lecture featuring Dr. Rob Paarlberg​, Wellesley College.  This is a large movie file, so be patient as it loads.  Best when viewed with Internet Explorer.