Undergraduate Women in Economics

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UWE Mission Statement

  • PurposeTo increase the number of and elevate underrepresented groups in economics. To advise and learn from our fellow members. To promote education and research in economic fields. To celebrate each other's contributions and successes in the field.
  • Goals: Foster Community, Professional Development, Inclusivity, Empowerment
  • UWE Core Values: Passion, Integrity, Knowledge


Dates and Times of Meetings

Jan. 28th, Feb. 11th, Feb. 25th, March 11th, March 25th, April 8th, April 22nd, May 6th

Meetings are Thursday from 6 to 7 pm on Zoom unless stated otherwise


Highlight of Major Events 2021

  • Feb. 11th – Guest Speaker: Dr. Kathleen Vohs
  • Feb. 17-18th – St. Louis Federal Reserve Women in Economics Symposium
  • March 11th – St. Louis Federal Reserve Panel
  • March 25th – Women Professors at MU Panel
  • April 22nd – Earth Day (Guest Speaker TBD)
UWE Meeting, Spring 2021

Final UWE Meeting of the Semester, Spring 2021

Core Team Members for Spring Semester 2021

Elise Diesfeld

Head Chair - External Relations
Elise Diesfeld, emdtg2@umsystem.edu

Destiny Muller

Head Chair - Internal Relations
Destiny Muller, demc4b@umsystem.edu

Caroline Hipskind

Caroline Hipskind, cmhtd5@umsystem.edu

Olivia Skeans

Olivia Skeans, omsywf@umsystem.edu

Kelsy Armstrong

Marketing Director
Kelsy Armstrong, kjagym@umsystem.edu

Megan Keil

Professional Development Chair
Megan Keil, mkkgnq@umsystem.edu

Bella Ledonne

Member Wellness Chair
Bella Ledonne, bglcgw@umsystem.edu

Contact Information

Email: UWEMizzou@outlook.com
Send an email to note interest, you will then be added to a Canvas group where meeting information is regularly distributed.

Social Media
Twitter: @uwemizzou
Instagram: @uwemizzou

Dr. Alyssa Carlson
Faculty advisor of UWE