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ASA Volunteers Create Resource  for Teachers: Statistical Commons

To address several recurring challenges in teaching statistics, and to create new value for members of the ASA, volunteers created a website that allows teachers to share lectures, exams, quizzes, data sets, and more.

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ASA Leaders Reminisce: Ronald L. Wasserstein

In the 20th installment of the Amstat News series of interviews with ASA presidents and executive directors, we feature a discussion with current ASA Executive Director Ronald L. Wasserstein.

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Students in the Data Science for the Public Good Program (DSPG) at the Social and Decision Analytics Laboratory (SDAL) offer a comprehensive set of criteria for evaluating open data portals.

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ESRA Award Winner Talks Physics and Statistics

Natalie Wolchover, 2016 winner of the Excellence in Statistical Reporting Award, shares insights and anecdotes from her extensive science writing career.

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The Committee on Applied and Theoretical Statistics of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine shares insights from their February 2015 workshop on reproducibility issues from a statistical perspective.

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Kelly Zou: Mathematics, Statistics, Data Science, and Dreams

In the second interview in the leadership series launched by the ASA’s Biopharmaceutical Section, Kelly Zou discusses leadership, goals, mentoring, and life outside of work.

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With such a broad and diverse field as statistics is, each ASA section provides a “home” for statisticians to grow, network, and get involved—and every section is different!

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Highlights from the August 2016 issue of Technometrics—a special issue on Big Data analysis featuring 11 papers on a wide range of topics.

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The ASA has received NSF funding to support Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) sites during the summer of 2017. Proposals from interested faculty are due August 15.

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Staff Spotlight: New Science Policy Fellow Amy Nussbaum

The ASA is excited to welcome Amy Nussbaum to the ASA as the inaugural science policy fellow. Read all about her!