Thomas Fomby, R. Carter Hill, Stanley Johnson, Dan Thornton, Buz Brock

Alumnus Thomas B. Fomby won the Disinguished Alumni Honorees award at a banquet held on campus Friday, February 23.

From left to right: Thomas Fomby, R. Carter Hill, Stanley Johnson, Dan Thornton, Buz Brock

William A. "Buz" Brock

Phi Beta Kappa-Alpha of Missouri Chapter, the College of Arts and Science, and the Department of Economics will sponsor a lecture and reception in honor of Mizzou alum William A. “Buz” Brock on Thursday, March 8, at 4 p.m.

Department faculty members Michael Podgursky and Cory Koedel are among the top 200 education policy scholars nationally, according to an algorithmic ranking published by Education Week.


Professor Eric Parsons

The A&S Student Council recognizes excellence in a faculty member by selecting that faculty member for the Purple Chalk Award. This fall the student council selected Professor Eric Parsons of the Department of Economics to receive the honor.

Taehwan Kim

Doctoral candidate Taehwan Kim will be recognized at the Missouri Valley Economic Association general business meeting on Oct.

Group Photo

COLUMBIA, Missouri — A reception was held on Oct. 13 for the recipients of the following graduate student awards:

Jeff Milyo

Professor Jeff Milyo was a panelist at the Cato Institute's inaugural First Amendment conference on Sept. 28 in Washington, D.C.

Fall 2017 Newsletter

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Personal finance site WalletHub interviewed associate professor Aaron Hedlund about the rental housing market.

Brian Kisida has been named the co-recipient of a competitive $90,000 grant from the National Endowment for Arts to study the impacts of arts enrichment on students’ academic and social outcomes.