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

  • Thursday, February 1st , 6-7 PM
  • Thursday, February 15th  , 6-7 PM
  • Thursday, February 29th, Time TBD
  • Thursday, March 14th, 6-7 PM
  • Thursday, April 18th, 6-7 PM
  • Thursday, May 2nd, 6-7 PM

Location: Locust Street Building, Economics Department, Seminar Room E204A


Application for Membership

  • For the Fall 2023 New Member Application please fill out the following google form: https://forms.gle/oQkwNmPKvkDFc23v6
  • Application opens on September 4th and closes on September 8th at 5PM.

Highlight of Past Events

  • St. Louis Fed Women in Economics Symposium
  • Visit to St Louis and Kansas City Federal Reserve
  • Guest Speaker Dr. Kathleen Vohs: Sexual Economics
  • Guest Speaker Dr. Garth Huetel: How Economists think about the Environment
  • Book Club with Stacey Vanek Smith: Machiavelli for Women
  • Money in Politics Town Hall with Dr. Jeffrey Milyo and Dr. Jonathon Krieckhaus
  • Guest Speaker Dr. Gerald Friedman: Heterodox Approaches to Economics & Marxian Insights



Final UWE Meeting of the Semester, Spring 2021


Fall 2021 visit to Kansas City Federal Reserve


Spring 2022 Galentines Night

Fall 2022 trip to the St. Louis Federal Reserve Board

Fall 2022 trip to the St. Louis Federal Reserve Board

Core Team Members for Spring Semester 2023

Allyson Devore

Head of Internal Relations

Allyson Devore


Priyanka Patel

Head of External Relations

Priyanka Patel


Elizabeth Latson


Elizabeth Latson


Kylie Somraty


Kylie Somraty



Jasmin Baltzer

Marketing Director

Jasmin Baltzer



Nina Maddox

Member Wellness Chair

Nina Maddox


Contact Information

Fall 2023 New Member Application Form: https://forms.gle/oQkwNmPKvkDFc23v6

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
LinkedIn: Undergraduate Women in Economics - UWE Mizzou

Dr. Alyssa Carlson
Faculty advisor of UWE