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#Success! WSDS a Celebration of Knowledge Once Again

Approximately 400 WSDS participants had the opportunity to engage with colleagues during concurrent sessions, panel discussions, and speed sessions. Once again, the scope and quality of the presentations were incredible.

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Eleven women and nine men met at the ASA in Alexandria, Virginia, as part of the ASA’s new Leadership Institute. The workshop, “Leading with Cultural Competence,” was facilitated by Gary Sullivan.

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Mentors will help train and support predoctoral candidates who will advance data science analytics.

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The latest issue of Significance features articles about gerrymandering, epidemiology on trial, and dealing with ethical dilemmas.

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On the first ASA Giving Day, more than 230 members donated in excess of $50,000 to ASA programs; 85 of those members were first-time givers.

Central Indiana, Chapter News, Member News »

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Members of the Indiana University Student Chapter participated in Celebrate Science Indiana!

Chapter News, Member News, North Carolina »

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Members of the North Carolina Chapter presented their service, contribution, and young researcher awards this fall.

Columns, President's Corner »

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In Lisa LaVange’s last column, she reflects on her whirlwind year as ASA president and all the ASA offers.

Columns, Stats4Good »

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David Corliss spoke to ASA President Lisa LaVange about her leadership institute and how it can allow Data for Good to have a greater effect on the ASA and wider society.

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Monica Dashen produced a pilot survey to discover how the Somalia drought affected the local school children.

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A list of internship opportunities is posted on STATtr@k, the new professional’s website.

Member News, Physical and Engineering Sciences, Section News »

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The main SPES activities included the Joint Spring Research Conference and Quality and Productivity Conference, and the Fall Technical Conference. Also, the organizing committee is preparing for the 2019 Spring Research Conference.

Member News, People News »

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The Food and Drug Administration held the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education Statistical Conference August 17 at its White Oak campus to showcase the work of its summer interns.

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The 25th Biopharmaceutical Applied Statistics Symposium (BASS XXV) will be held October 15–19 in Savannah, Georgia.

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Editors Sought for ASA Journals

The ASA is looking for editors and/or co-editors for the following journals: The Journal of the American Statistical Association, Theory and Methods and Reviews; The American Statistician Reviews; and Statistics in Biopharmaceutical Research.

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New Master’s or Doctoral Data Science/Analytics Programs

We profiled a few universities in past Amstat News issues; here are Columbia, University of Kansas, and University of Toronto!