Finance and Economics Association

Econ and Finance Students Mission Statement

The mission of the Association is to create an open environment for undergraduate and graduate students to engage in professional and academic growth.  This mission is supported through the following objectives:

  • Provide professional and academic development opportunities for students, faculty, and community members through the exchange of ideas and academic works in Finance and Economics.
  • Foster social interaction and collaboration among students, alumni, faculty, community members, and business professionals.
  • Promote the understanding of Finance and Economics among all students at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

FEA Activities

Field Trips to Financial Institutions:

  • Tour of the Little Rock branch of the Federal Reserve

Speakers from companies who interact with Financial Markets and the Economy on a regular basis like:

  • Stephens
  • Windstream
  • Independent Consulting Firms
  • And many others

Learning about Bloomberg terminals and how to boost your resume in the job market by getting certified using the UALR Reynold’s College of Business resources.
Social gatherings off campus to network and connect with alumni and other current students.

Goals of the FEA

Upon graduation, you’ll have a greater understanding of the opportunities available to you with your chosen degree in Finance and/or Economics, as well as, have made connections to help get started.

To help students connect with other people in their field of study that they may not have had the opportunity to meet and network.

FEA Leadership

Academic Advisor: Mark Funk, mffunk@ualr.edu

President: Carlous Ivey, fea.ualr@gmail.com