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 Economics Student AwardsSpring 2014 Awards

 JMU's Ehsan Ahmed (left) joins Brendan English and Erin Bohannon for the 2014 graduation awards in the Department of Economics. English received the Faculty Award for Academic Excellence in Economics and Bohannon was named Outstanding Senior in Economics.
Brendan English and Yakovacs
 
 
Brendan English, center, is joined by Major General Joseph and Mrs. Valerie Yakovac at the October 16, 2013 College of Business awards gala. English was honored with the Sara C. Yakovac Memorial Scholarship in Economics. The scholarship is given in memory of the Yakovacs' daughter, Sara, who was lost to leukemia at the age of 22, after graduating from JMU in the Class of 2000.

 Bowman and Crusco awards
 
Dr. Ehsan Ahmed, Economics Department Head (left), presents the Academic Excellence in Economics award to Blake Bowman (far right) and the Economics Outstanding Senior Award to Matthew Crusco (center) during the College of Business award ceremony held on May 3, 1013.
 
Anna Faria award
 
Dr. Ehsan Ahmed recognizes Anna Sanchez da Costa Faria at the annual graduation awards ceremony in Zane Showker Hall on May 4, 2012.  Ms. Faria was named the Outstanding Senior in Economics.
 
Pizarro and Kirk awards
 
Dr. Ehsan Ahmed recognizes Jeno Pizarro (center) and Andrew Kirk (right) at the annual graduation awards ceremony in Zane Showker Hall on May 4, 2012.  Both students were recipients of the Faculty Award for Academic Excellence in Economics.
 
 
 Brooke Beale award
 
Dr. Ehsan Ahmed, Economics Department Head (right) presents the 2011 Outstanding Senior in Economics award to Brooke Beale.
 
Jared Anderson award
 
Dr. Ehsan Ahmed, Economics Department Head (right) presents the 2011 Faculty Award for Academic Excellence to Jared Anderson.
 
Validslav Kassiyev award
 
Dr. Ehsan Ahmed (left), congratulates Validslav Kassiyev, recipient of the 2010 Outstanding Senior in Economics award.
 
Nima Maher award
 
Dr. Ehsan Ahmed (left) congratulates Nima Maher, recipient of the 2010 Faculty Award for Academic Excellence in Economics.
 
Jefferson Livermon award
 
Jefferson Livermon, III (left), receives the 2009 Outstanding Senior in Economics award from Dr. Ehsan Ahmed.
 
 
Matthew Spencer award
 
Matthew Spencer (left), receives the 2009 Faculty Award for Academic Excellent in Economics from Dr. Ehsan Ahmed.
 
 
Kassiyev and Wilhelm award
 
Longtime JMU Economics Department Head, Howard Wilhelm (right), congratulates Vladislav Kassiyev, 2009 recipient of the Howard M. and Jane S. Wilhelm Scholarship in Economics.
 
Nima Maher and Marina Rosser
 
Nima Maher (left), recipient of the 2009 J. Barkley Rosser, Sr. Memorial Scholarship in Economics.  Joining Maher is Marina V. Rosser, professor of economics at JMU, whose 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.
 
Jemison and Yakovac
 
Kelly Jemison (center), recipient of the 2009 Sara C. Yakovac Memorial Scholarship in Economics, is joined by her parents (left), and Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Yakovac (right).  The scholarship is named for their daughter, a JMU economics honors graduate who was lost to leukemia in 2001.