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

Sept. 2 (current members), Sept. 16 (first with new members), Sept. 30, Oct. 14, Oct. 28, Nov. 11, Dec. 2

The time for each meeting is Thursday from 6 to 7 p.m. unless it is stated otherwise (please email us for location of the next meeting)


Application for Membership

For the 2021 Application please fill out the following google form: https://forms.gle/Li6RFm7dsTLpbmJx9

(application closes on Sept. 10, 2021)


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

Destiny Muller

Head Chair of External Relation
Destiny Muller, demc4b@umsystem.edu


Olivia Skeans

Head Chair of Internal Relations
Olivia Skeans, omsywf@umsystem.edu


Caroline Hipskind

Caroline Hipskind, cmhtd5@umsystem.edu

Elise Diesfeld

Elise Diesfeld, emdtg2@umsystem.edu


Kelsy Armstrong

Marketing Director
Kelsy Armstrong, kjagym@umsystem.edu

Rachel Koch

Professional Development Chair
Rachel Koch, RnKoch@gmail.com


Emma Gould

Member Wellness Chair
Emma Gould, elg9bn@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