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Economics Student Awards

Spring 2011 ECON award recipients:
Brooke Beal receives the 2011 Outstanding Senior in Economics award from
Department Head Ehsan Ahmed.
Jared Anderson receives the 2011 Faculty Award for Academic Excellence in Economics
from Department Head Ehsan Ahmed.

Spring 2010 ECON award recipients:

 

 Top:  Economics Department head, Ehsan Ahmed, left, congratulates Validslav Kassiyev, recipient of the Outstanding Senior in Economics award.  Below, Dr. Ahmed congratulates Nima Maher, recipient of the Faculty Award for Academic Excellence in Economics.

 


Spring 2010 ECON Scholarship Award Recipients:

Howard M. and Jane S. Wilhelm Scholarship in Economics
JARED SCOTT ANDERSON

J. Barkley Rosser, Sr. Memorial Scholarship in Economics
BROOKE RAY BEAL

Sara C. Yakovac Memorial Scholarship in Economics
KELLY JEMISON


Fall 2009 ECON Scholarship Award Recipients:

Howard M. and Jane S. Wilhelm Scholarship in Economics
VLADISLAV ADILIEVICH KASSIYEV

J. Barkley Rosser, Sr. Memorial Scholarship in Economics
NIMA NEIL MAHER

Sara C. Yakovac Memorial Scholarship in Economics
KELLY MEREDITH JEMISON

Vladislav Kassiyev & Howard Wilhelm

Longtime JMU Economics Department Head Howard Wilhelm congratulates
Vladislav Kassiyev, 2009 winner of the Howard M. and Jane S. Wilhelm
Scholarship in Economics.

Vladislav Kassiyev & Diana Bazarbayeva

Vladislav Kassiyev, left, joins Diana Bazarbayeva at the College of Business
Scholarship Dinner. Kassiyev is the 2009 winner of the Howard M. and Jane S.
Wilhelm Scholarship in Economics. Kassiyev and Bazarbayeva both have double
majors in Economics and Public Policy and Administration.

Nima Neil Maher & Marina Rosser

Nima Neil Maher, left, is the winner of the J. Barkley Rosser, Sr. Memorial
Scholarship in Economics for 2009. Representing the family is Dr. Marina V.
Rosser, professor of economics at JMU. Her husband is J. Barkley Rosser,
Jr., also professor of economics at JMU. The scholarship is given in memory
of Rosser, Sr., who was a leading figure in American mathematics, computer
science and space science.

Kelly Jemison

Kelly Jemison, center, is honored as the 2009 recipient of the Sara C.
Yakovac Memorial Scholarship in Economics. At left are her parents and at
right are Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Yakovac. The scholarship is named for their
daughter, a JMU Economics honors graduate who was lost to leukemia in 2001.

Kelly Jemison

Kelly Jemison is the 2009 winner of the Sara C. Yakovac Memorial Scholarship
in Economics. Kelly is a double major in economics and international affairs
and runs cross-country, indoor track and outdoor track for JMU.


Spring 2009 ECON Award Recipients:

Outstanding Senior in Economics
JEFFERSON FELTON LIVERMON III

Faculty Award for Academic Excellence in Economics
MATTHEW SCOTT SPENCER

Outstanding Senior in Economics Spring 2009

Spring 2009 College of Business Awards Ceremony


Top, Economics department head, Ehsan Ahmed, right, congratulates Jefferson F. Livermon III, recipient of the Outstanding Senior in Economics award and, below, Matthew S. Spencer, recipient of the Faculty Award for Academic Excellence in Economics.

Faculty Award for Academic Excellence in Economics