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[1 Oct 2014 | One Comment | 867 views]
You Are the Master of Your Master’s

Natalie Cheung Hall discusses the benefits of having a master’s degree.

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The Crystal Ball Says …

With the big celebrations of the ASA’s 175th anniversary behind us, it’s only natural to ponder what the 25 years leading up to the association’s bicentennial will hold for statistical science. To get a glimpse of that future, we asked a group of ASA members and others in statistics to peer into their crystal balls and offer a projection.

President's Corner, President's Invited Column »

[1 Oct 2014 | One Comment | 383 views]

For the October President’s Corner, Nathaniel Schenker invited Scott Keeter, director of survey research for the Pew Research Center in Washington, DC, to write a column about election polling.

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Saying ‘Yes‘ to ASA Enhances Career

Several volunteer superstars of the ASA tell us how and why they got involved.

Columns, Featured, Science Policy »

[1 Sep 2014 | One Comment | 704 views]
Bachelor’s Degrees in Statistics Surge Another 20%

The recently released 2013 statistics and biostatistics degree data from the National Center for Education Statistics show continued robust growth for bachelor’s degrees.

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Mingxiu Hu of Takeda Pharmaceuticals encourages ASA members to contribute to the association.

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[1 Jul 2014 | No Comment | 76 views]

Members of the 175th Anniversary Steering Committee share several of the activities planned for the anniversary celebration.

175, Columns, Cover Story »

[1 Jun 2014 | No Comment | 179 views]
Energize Our Future by Practicing Everyday Leadership

The theme of the ASA’s 175th anniversary is “Celebrate Our Past, Energize Our Future.” One does not need to look far into our association’s past to find a rich history of accomplishments. In addition to celebrating our past, the 175th anniversary planning has been focused on the future of the ASA to do our best to lay the foundation for the bicentennial celebrations and beyond.

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[1 Jun 2014 | 2 Comments | 367 views]
Masters Without Borders

Marcos Carzolio reflects on his summer in Mozambique collecting, cleaning, and analyzing data.

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[1 May 2014 | No Comment | 68 views]
Communication Across Three Centuries—with a Peek Ahead

The ASA, celebrating its terquasquicentennial, has been in existence for at least parts of three centuries. Not surprisingly, its communication methods today are markedly different and infinitely timelier than those employed by the organization’s founders in 1839.