Greetings from Guanming Shi, Chair and Professor, Renk Agribusiness Institute

Last July, Guanming Shi became the first woman chair of AAE. Shi joined the department in 2005. Her primary research focuses on the economics of industrial organization in the U.S and China.

Guanming Shi standing at a podium in front of a banner saying Agricultural & Applied Economics

AAE Half Century Alumni join Spring Commencement Ceremonies

Commencement 2023 was a special day for a group of AAE graduate alumni who returned to campus to walk in commencement after earning their degrees 50 years ago.

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Student support is a priority for AAE. Each year our undergrad students benefit from over twenty different scholarship funds. Many of our graduate awards were created by alumni, faculty and staff in the department. Consider a gift today.

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Career Information

We are always excited to see our recent graduates head off to exciting new things. Check out our placement information to find out where our alumni are starting their careers.

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