Alair Ferguson Hautzinger

Alair Ferguson Hautzinger

Third-year at Grinnell College in Greater Chicago Area, she/her

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A year ago

I am a rising third year studying economics, mathematics, and French at Grinnell College. I am passionate about researching high quality quantitative methods, anti-poverty initiatives, sustainability, and activism.
Skills: Stata, R, Excel, Microsoft Office, Digital Design (Adobe), French, and Portuguese

Work Experience

2023 — Now
Research Assistant at Grinnell College
Grinnell, IA
2022 — 2023
French House Coordinator at Grinnell College French Department
Grinnell, IA
2023 — 2023
Microeconomics Peer Mentor at Grinnell College Economics Department
Grinnell, IA
2022 — 2022
Business Intern at Meyer Davis Studio
New York, NY


Undergraduate Statistics Project (USCLAP) Competition, Nominee from Statistics Professor

My professor nominated me and my collaborators for this competition based on our group project in our statistical analysis course. We used robust statistical tools to show that there was correlation between how a state voted in the 2020 presidential election and their per capita greenhouse gas emissions.

Dean's Honor List (2022-23) from Grinnell College Dean

This honor was presented for academic excellence.

Exemplary Character Award from The Colorado Springs School

This award was presented by my Alma Mater, The Colorado Springs School, for leadership services to the community.


2022 — Now
Advocate at Grinnell Advocates
Grinnell, IA
2023 — Now
Economics Student Educational Policy Committee at Grinnell College Economics Department
Grinnell, IA


2021 — Now
BA - Economics, Mathematics, and French at Grinnell College
Grinnell, IA