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Excitement and Momentum Follow ASA’s Conference on Statistical Practice

Another successful Conference on Statistical Practice is in the books! Warm and sunny Tampa, Florida, was the location for this year’s conference that took place from February 20–22 at the Hilton Tampa Downtown. Four hundred participants enjoyed the short courses, oral sessions, poster sessions, tutorials, and keynote address provided by 2014 ASA President Nathaniel Schenker.

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CSP Attendee Finds Place in ASA’s Big Tent

Ashleigh Rhodes went to the Conference on Statistical Practice worried she would feel overwhelmed and inexperienced. Instead, she found a place where she blended in.

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The Spanish Society of Statistics and Operations Research is a scientific society that aims to promote the advancement of the theory, methodology, and applications of statistics and operations research.

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Jean Gibbons responds to Ingram Olkin’s Amstat News article, “Where Have All the Tenured Women Gone?”

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The Electronic Conference on Teaching Statistics (eCOTS) will take place online from May 19–23.

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Murray Aitkin comments on the January 2014 Amstat News article, “Trilobites and Us.”

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On behalf of the Joint Policy Board for Mathematics, David M. Bressoud, Eric M. Friedlander, and C. David Levermore are calling upon the entire mathematical sciences community to achieve much-needed change in undergraduate education in the mathematical sciences.

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The department of mathematics and statistics at Winona State University will host the Midwest Undergraduate Data Analytics Competition 2014 in Winona, Minnesota, April 5–6.

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The C. R. and Bhargavi Rao Prize was established to recognize outstanding and influential innovations in the theory and practice of mathematical statistics, international leadership in directing statistical research, and pioneering contributions by a recognized leader in the field of statistics.

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Many U.S. federal statistical agencies came together on November 13 and 14, 2013, to celebrate the International Year of Statistics at a symposium held at the Bureau of Labor Statistics conference center in Washington, DC.

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