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[1 Oct 2016 | Comments Off on Temple Renames Department to Reflect Discipline’s Evolution | 72 views]

Temple University’s Department of Statistics has been renamed the department of statistical science to reflect the discipline’s evolution.

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[1 Oct 2016 | Comments Off on Members Give Books to Library of Alexandria | 94 views]

“Your gifts will help many improve research literacy in the world,” Ronald LaPorte said about the generous donations of statistics books to improve statistical literacy in developing countries.

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[1 Oct 2016 | Comments Off on Proposals Sought for 2017 USCOTS | 102 views]

Planning has begun for the next United States Conference on Teaching Statistics, which will be held at the Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center in May and hosted by the Consortium for the Advancement of Undergraduate Statistics Education.

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[1 Oct 2016 | Comments Off on ASA Launches Redesigned Website | 135 views]
ASA Launches Redesigned Website

The aim of the ASA’s newly redesigned website is to highlight the contributions made by members and encourage the public to learn more about our growing and dynamic discipline.

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[1 Oct 2016 | Comments Off on Conference Links Statisticians, Data Analysts, Astronomers | 82 views]

Carnegie Mellon University hosted more than 120 researchers in June for Statistical Challenges in Modern Astronomy VI, bringing together experts in statistical methods and machine learning with astronomers and cosmologists to discuss pressing inference problems facing this data-rich field.

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[1 Oct 2016 | Comments Off on Abstracts Wanted for Nonclinical Biostatistics Conference | 92 views]

A conference devoted to nonclinical biostatistics—a vibrant and challenging application area in biopharmaceutical research—will take place June 12–14, 2017, at the Fiber Optics Building at Rutgers University in Piscataway, New Jersey.

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[1 Jul 2016 | 3 Comments | 1,340 views]
Reproducible Research in <em>JASA</em>

JASA is leading the effort to establish publication standards that improve research quality and reproducibility.

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[1 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on Send Books, Combat ‘Stataphobia’ | 163 views]

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.

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[1 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on National Alliance Offers Opportunities for Undergraduates | 40 views]

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.”

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[1 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on Abstracts Wanted for 2017 Nonparametrics Conference | 151 views]

A 2017 conference on nonparametrics in modern biomedical and clinical sciences is accepting abstracts until January 15, 2017.