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ASA Leaders Reminisce: Katherine K. Wallman

In the fourteenth installment of the Amstat News series of interviews with ASA presidents and executive directors, we feature a discussion with 1992 ASA President Katherine K. Wallman.

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James is the ASA’s new marketing and communications coordinator, and though his previous work was in politics, it was your work as statisticians and data scientists that lured him to the ASA.

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With a year having passed since the release of the ASA Curriculum Guidelines for Undergraduate Programs in Statistical Science–and data science programs and courses burgeoning across the United States–Amstat News asked several educators about how they were changing their intro stats courses so students have “appropriate capacity to ‘think with data’.”

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The ASA recently partnered with Chapman & Hall/CRC Press to launch a book series describing in simple, nontechnical ways how statisticians approach problems, and how they make a difference. The editors welcome book ideas.

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ASA President David Morganstein welcomed the board to the ASA’s headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia, for its final meeting of the year. He especially welcomed incoming 2016 board members, who participated as part of their orientation. Read on for the highlights of the meeting.

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John Bartko has provided a scholarship so students and early-career statisticians will be able to actively participate in the professional community.

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Submissions are being accepted for the new peer-reviewed journal Observational Studies.

ASA Leaders Reminisce, Featured »

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ASA Leaders Reminisce: Dick Scheaffer

In the 13th installment of the Amstat News series of interviews with ASA presidents and executive directors, we feature a discussion with 2001 President Richard L. Scheaffer.

Additional Features, Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports Highlights »

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The December 2015 issue of the Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports consists of four articles with applications to hockey, American football, ski-jumping, and ultrarunning.

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The 2016 ASA election opens March 15 at 12:01 a.m. EST and closes May 1 at 11:59 p.m. PST. Here are a few things you can do to prepare.