Women in Economics


Our Mission

The primary focus of Women in Economics is to empower women by increasing their representation at all levels in Economics, while fostering connections within the Ohio State community and beyond. We strive for the professional development of women in Economics through hosting speakers and encouraging active discussion for our members, as well as coordinating outreach events of service, education, and leadership.

Our 2019-2020 Meetings

Mondays from 7:00PM-8:00PM in the Ohio Union, Room 3148 (Rosa M Ailabouni Room).
-Anyone is welcome to attend at any time; no prior communication is necessary
Previous meetings have included: 
- Resume and cover letter workshop with career services coordinator, Tracy Hanson.
- Economics alumni panel of successful women from different professions.
- Microsoft Excel workshop conducted by an Economics alumnus and professional working in the field of Data Analysis. Members learn functions such as VLOOKUP, HLOOKUP, and pivot tables.
- Social event of ‘Speed Dating.’ A structured opportunity for members to meet and connect with each other.
Membership is open to anyone who is interested in joining. Contact Clara Nicholas (.102) or Zara Sen (.81) for more information or to be added to the mailing list. 

Meet Our Executive Board Members

President: Clara Nicholas
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Clara is a third-year student pursuing a degree in Economics and Computer Science & Engineering. Outside of school, she enjoys playing golf and listening to podcasts. After college, she wants to work in software. 
Vice-President: Madison Freeman
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Madison is a fourth-year Finance major with a minor in Economics. She serves as VP for the Women in Economics and is a peer mentor for the University Exploration department. In her free time, she enjoys films, photography, and reading. She hopes to pursue a career in financial services. 
Treasurer: Alana Asusta
Alana is a fourth-year student from New York City majoring in Economics and minoring in Philosophy through the College of Arts and Sciences. She is also on the pre-law track. In addition to being the treasurer of Women in Economics, she is the President of G.O.O.D. (Girls of Outreach and Diversity). She hopes to pursue a career in law. 
Director of Communications: Zara Sen
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Zara is the Director of Communications for Women in Economics. She is a second-year student pursuing a major in economics. In her free time, she likes traveling, trying new foods, and watching television. She hopes to have a career that will allow her to use her degree to better communities near and far from her own.
Director of Outreach: Kritika Satija
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Kritika is a third-year student majoring in Finance and Economics through the Fisher College of Business at OSU. Outside of Women in Economics, she is involved in the Indian Student Organization and is a part of the Consulting Immersion program through Fisher. She enjoys going on walks and watching reality television. After graduation, she hopes to pursue a career in consulting or banking.

Non-Discrimination Policy

Article l - Name, Purpose, and Non-Discrimination Policy of the Organization.
I.c. Non-Discrimination Policy: Women in Economics does not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, HIV/AIDS status, military status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other bases under the law, in its activities, programs, admission, and employment. As a student organization at The Ohio State University, Women in Economics expects its members to conduct themselves in a manner that maintains an environment free from sexual misconduct.