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Faculty Advisor Newsletter

Biennial Convention
John R. Commons Award
ODE  Display Booth at ASSA
ODE Distinguished Advisor Award
Invited Student Session at ASSA 
Faculty Reception at ASSA
Central Office Location
Graduation Cords, Stoles and Medallions
Membership forms

Biennial Convention

The next Biennial Convention will be held during the ASSA meetings in Philadelphia in 2018. Chapters are invited to attend and encouranged to vote on the slate of officers for the ODE Executive Board for 2018-2020, which will take place at that meeting.

John R. Commons Award

The 2018 Commons Award was presented to David Colander of Middlebury College at the 2018 Commons Lecture during the ASSA meetings in Philadelphia. The next Commons Award and Lecture will be at the Biennial Convention in 2020, in conjunction with the ASSA meetings in January 20120 in San Diego

ODE  Display Booth at ASSA

ODE will again be represented at the annual meeting of ASSA in Philadelphia in January 2019.   Please come visit us at booth 205.

ODE  Distinguished Advisor Award

ODE will again present the Distinguished Advisor Award for outstanding work with ODE in 2020. Nominations (including self-nominations) are currently being called for and will be accepted until August 31, 2019.

The 2018 Distinguished Advisor Award was presented to Dr. Daren Conrad for his outstanding work with ODE and the chapter at the Universityofat the West Indies.

ODE Faculty Advisor Reception

An ODE Faculty Advisor Reception was held during the ASSA meetings in Philadelphia, allowing chapter advisors to meet the Board and other advisors and exchanges ideas. We invite all chapter advisors to join us in Atlanta in January 2019.

Invited Student Session at ASSA 

          The ODE Invited Graduate Student Session in Philadelphia in January was exceptional. Four graduate students presented and discussed papers in this session, presided over by ODE VP and President-Elect Stacey Jones.

Central Office Location

    When mailing materials to the central office in Fairhope, AL, the address is:

        ODE
        PO Box 2096,
        Fairhope, AL 36533

    For UPS and FedEx, the physical address is 19 S. Summit St., No. 9, Fairhope, AL 36532.

Graduation Cords, Stoles and Medallions

    GRADUATION CORDS
    The Central Office has graduation cords (royal and gold) available.  The cost is $10.00 for a set sent to one location.  For multiple cords sent to the same location, the prices are:

         2-20    $9.00 each
         > 20    $8.00 each
        

    GRADUATION STOLES
    We offer gold stoles with royal blue screen printing.  On one end of the stole is the ODE key with the word HONORS on the other end.  The cost of the stoles is $20 for one.  For multiple stoles sent to the same address the prices are:

         2-10    $19.00
         > 10    $18.00

    GRADUATION MEDALLIONS
    The Medallions are bronze with a basel around the outside and the ODE key in the middle.  They are on blue ribbon.  The cost of these is $40.00.

    If you would like to order any of these items for your ODE members for graduation, please let us know.   

Membership forms

    New membership forms are available for download with the correct prices for dues and for the jewelry and plaques.  Please destroy all obsolete forms. Use of these forms may result in underpayment, which can delay processing.  We no longer provide 2-part forms. All forms should be downloaded from the website. Send us one copy and keep a copy for your files. 
     
     

   
Announcements

DEADLINES

May 15, 2019Graduate Student Invited Paper Session

In January 2020, Omicron Delta Epsilon and the American Economic Association will jointly be hosting a Graduate Student Invited Paper Session at the ASSA meeting in San Diego. Work  chosen for the session will automatically be entered into the Irving Fisher Graduate Article competition.

To submit, apply online or by mail along with a brief abstract of your paper by May 15 , 2019.  Decisions on papers and discussants will be made by June 15, 2019. For more information click here.

April 30, 2019 - Fall 2019 Chapter project Grants

Funds are available, up to $1,000, to support special projects of active chapters.Priority will be given to proposals where the chapter actively seeks outside matching funding and where multiple chapters are involved. Matching funds may come from students, the institution, or outside sources. The maximum grant is $500 for chapters without matching funds.  For more information click here.

Omicron Delta Epsilon is proud to be a member of ACHS
Association of College Honor Societies