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Statistics—the science of learning from data—is the fastest-growing science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) undergraduate degree in the United States over the last four years, an analysis of federal government education data conducted by the ASA revealed.

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Guidelines for Undergraduate Programs in Statistical Science Updated

The updated ASA Curriculum Guidelines for Undergraduate Programs in Statistical Science were adopted in November by the ASA Board of Directors.

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[1 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 193 views]

A list of internship opportunities is posted on STATtr@k, the new professional’s website.

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[1 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 79 views]

The University of Auckland’s Chris Wild writes that the universe of data, big and otherwise, is growing explosively, and argues we have to find ways to get much further, much faster—to open our students’ eyes to an enormously wider world of possibility, opportunity, and excitement.

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Six $400 scholarships from ASA’s Quality and Productivity Section were awarded to students to attend this past JSM in Boston, Massachusetts.

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As the 2014 ASA Educational Ambassador, Juan Carlos Salazar Uribe of the Universidad Nacional de Colombia attended the Joint Statistical Meetings in Boston, Massachusetts, to participate in Continuing Education courses.

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The American Statistical Association/National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Joint Committee on Curriculum in Statistics and Probability sponsored a Beyond AP Statistics workshop at the annual Joint Statistical Meetings in Boston on August 6.

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[1 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 174 views]
Workshops for Math, Science Teachers Held in Boston

The American Statistical Association sponsored a two-day Meeting Within a Meeting statistics workshop for middle- and high-school mathematics and science teachers August 5–6 during the 2014 Joint Statistical Meetings in Boston, Massachusetts.

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The next United States Conference on Teaching Statistics will be held at the Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center May 28–30, 2015, and hosted by the Consortium for the Advancement of Undergraduate Statistics Education.

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[1 Aug 2014 | One Comment | 190 views]

This article is referenced in “Students, Teachers, Community Pull Off Successful Poster Competition” and appears courtesy of the Moscow-Pullman Daily News.