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Agricultural Economics Society

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
Ag Econ Society; AES
Purpose:
The Agricultural Economics Society is a student organization that is not defined by a unique specialization. Ag Econ Society is an organization which embodies Agricultural Economics in its entirety. As the representative of the national Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA), Ag Econ Society has evolved to be a dynamic, active, and all-inclusive student organization in the Department of Agricultural Economics at Texas A&M University.
Year Founded:
1928
Membership Dues:
$30 per Year or $20 per Semester
Admits Members:
All Year
Meeting Locations:
AGLS Room 114

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Micala Baskin
Public Contact E-mail Address:
micala.baskin@tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
713-515-3039

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
http://ageconsociety.tamu.edu; https://www.facebook.com/pages/Agricultural-Economics-Society/141808369212876
Organization E-mail Address:
info@ageconsociety.tamu.edu

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
31-50
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization membership will be required to meet specific GPR requirements
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Once per semester
Fundraising Events:
Once per semester
Speakers/Lectures:
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Once per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Once per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Once per year
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Once per year
New Member Orientation/Training:
Never
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per semester
Domestic US Travel:
Once per year
International Travel:
Never