Undergraduate students interested in learning more about economic research are invited to apply for Promoting Achievement and Diversity in Economics (PADE) a special program offered by the Economics Department: applications are due August 1st! PADE is a year-long program designed to increase diversity within the economics profession by supporting students from historically under-represented groups. The program offers weekly study sessions and professional development opportunities for students who might consider graduate study in economics or a related field. For more information, email PADE@econ.umd.edu. Apply to participate in the program by completing this form: https://goo.gl/forms/hQxHmXmpn2qgLvyX2.