Jacobsen Visits with Alumni, Parents in 3 Countries

Joyce Jacobsen, the Andrews Professor of Economics, tutor in the College of Social Studies, visited with Wesleyan alumni and parents in three countries. In February, she met with guests in Hong Kong, China and presented a talk on "Economist Circumnavigates the Globe: Thoughts on the World Economy."

Pictured in the front, at right, Joyce Jacobsen, the Andrews Professor of Economics, tutor in the College of Social Studies, visited with Wesleyan alumni and parents in three countries. In March, she met with guests in Hong Kong, China and presented a talk on “Economist Circumnavigates the Globe: Thoughts on the World Economy.” The group met for dinner afterwards.

Joyce Jacobsen gathered with guests for a casual "meet and greet" at a local pub in Sydney, Australia.

In February, Professor Jacobsen gathered with Wesleyan guests for a casual “meet and greet” at a local pub in Sydney, Australia.

Also in March, Jacobsen met with alumni and parents in Singapore. In April, she will speak to alumni and parents in Cape Town, South Africa. Jacobsen was the recipient of the Binswanger Prize for Excellence in Teaching in 2007.

Also in March, Jacobsen met with alumni and parents in Singapore. In April, she will speak to alumni and parents in Cape Town, South Africa. Jacobsen was the recipient of the Binswanger Prize for Excellence in Teaching in 2007.

Olivia Drake

Olivia (M.A.L.S. '08) is editor of the Wesleyan Connection newsletter and campus photographer. I have two dogs, five chickens and 30 house plants. I like snow, photographing firemen and enjoying "stinky" cheeses. Send me your story ideas to newsletter@wesleyan.edu. 

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