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2019 NET Recap

The Northwestern Economics Tournament (NET) hosted its third annual tournament on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the Kellogg Global Hub. The event, sponsored by the Department of Economics, hosted 16 high school teams from the Chicagoland area, Minnesota, and Ohio to participate in a day filled with quiz bowls and lectures from our distinguished faculty and PhD students. New Trier High School in Winnetka, IL placed first in both the Power Round and Quiz Bowl. Congratulations to the winning team, pictured below, and all the teams, mentioned below, that participated! More information about the event and the wonderful Northwestern students who plan it, may be found here.


New Trier High School’s winning team pictured left to right: Marzuk Rashid, Brandon Lee, Edward Seol, and Samantha Fountain, and advisor, Ms. Jenny Niemi!


The NET Planning team members pictured left to right: Joshua Tabuena, Mimi Wang, Aaron Coates, William Ho (co-founder), Hongrui He (President), Yintian Zhan, and Jacqueline Wu (co-founder)

The high schools that participated in the 2019 NET tournament were: