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[1 Apr 2014 | No Comment | 71 views]
Council of Chapters: History, Organization, and Objectives

Similar to the ASA, the broad objective of a chapter is to promote statistics and its applications. Here, Alex Hanlon and James Cochran explain the purpose of the ASA’s chapters and how you can participate in them.

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[31 Mar 2014 | No Comment | 315 views]
Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering in Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering in Mathematical and Statistical Sciences is a relatively new funding opportunity managed by the Division of Mathematical Sciences of the National Science Foundation. The next submission window is November 25 to December 9.

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Columns, Featured, Science Policy »

[1 Mar 2014 | No Comment | 249 views]
NIH, NSF, Statistical Agencies Receive Final FY14 Budgets

Just over three months into the current fiscal year, Congress and the president finalized the fiscal year 2014 (FY14) budgets, a move facilitated by the December budget deal easing sequestration for both FY14 and FY15.

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[1 Mar 2014 | No Comment | 353 views]
The Statistics Education of Teachers

The release in 2012 and widespread adoption in most states of the Common Core State Standard for Mathematics have dramatically increased the amount of statistical content and expectations for teaching statistics in grades 6–12.

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[1 Feb 2014 | One Comment | 55 views]

As the ASA turns 175 years old, we as an association are taking the opportunity to “celebrate our past and energize our future.”

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[1 Feb 2014 | 8 Comments | 1,039 views]
Type IV Errors: How Collaboration Can Lead to Simpler Analyses

Jonathan Stallings talks about the lessons he learned while being a lead statistical collaborator at Virginia Tech’s Laboratory for Interdisciplinary Statistical Analysis.

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[1 Jan 2014 | One Comment | 672 views]
Open Data: More Questions Than Answers

Jonathan Auerbach discusses the challenges related to the open data movement.

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[1 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 77 views]

Sharon Murray of GlaxoSmithKline, Amarjot Kaur of Merck Research Laboratories, and Jennifer Gauvin of GlaxoSmithKline share some of the ideas for increasing visibility that arose during a panel discussion organized by the members of the Committee on Applied Statisticians.

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[1 Jan 2014 | One Comment | 170 views]
The ASA in Their Words

The 175th Anniversary Steering Committee asks societies to say a few words about ASA.

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[1 Dec 2013 | No Comment | 79 views]
Help Celebrate the 175th, Enter the TALENT COMPETITION

Calling all singers, dancers, comedians, actors, actresses, and everything in between. ASA’s Got Talent is looking for YOU!

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