News and Announcements
Donate your little-used statistics books and lectures to the Research Methods Library of Alexandria (RMLA) in Egypt to improve statistical literacy in developing countries.
The alliance is a partnership of faculty committed to ensuring “every under-represented or underserved American student with the talent and the ambition has the opportunity to earn a doctoral degree in a math science.”
A 2017 conference on nonparametrics in modern biomedical and clinical sciences is accepting abstracts until January 15, 2017.
Having been dismissed from her job in 2007 for refusing to bend to government pressure to tweak the consumer price index, Graciela Bevacqua returned to find the CPI “destroyed” by political interference.
Leading statistical groups create prestigious platform to recognize far-reaching contributions—The International Prize in Statistics.
ASA Members Leonard Smith and Daniel Cooley were among 22 scientists participating in 80 meetings with members of Congress and their staff as part of the 6th annual Climate Science Day in February.
Two workshops designed for new researchers to develop capabilities for research publication are planned for JSM 2016 in Chicago.
The Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques will offer courses and workshops on many aspects of survey research from June 6–July 29.
A National Science Foundation grant will enable the ASA to establish a series of undergraduate research experiences on campuses throughout the United States with the goal of invigorating the undergraduate research community in statistics.