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[1 Apr 2015 | No Comment | 113 views]

Joseph E. Bauer, director of survey research and evaluation at the Statistics and Evaluation Center of the American Cancer Society, praises March’s “spot on” Statistician’s View column.

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[1 Feb 2015 | 2 Comments | 978 views]

Mark van der Laan looks at how statisticians can contribute to the world of Big Data and data science.

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[1 Nov 2014 | 7 Comments | 1,084 views]

Norman Matloff, professor of computer science at the University of California, Davis, argues that the field of statistics is being eclipsed by other disciplines, notably computer science.

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[1 Oct 2014 | 5 Comments | 1,030 views]
Time to Embrace a New Identity?

Thomas Speidel discusses the ever-changing statistics profession.

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[1 May 2014 | No Comment | 44 views]

Harvey Goldstein and Murray Aitkin respond to “The Assessment of Teachers: Notes from a Conference” from the January 2014 issue of Amstat News.

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[1 May 2014 | No Comment | 53 views]

Jean D. Gibbons, Russell Professor Emerita of Applied Statistics at the University of Alabama, gives a response to the ‘Academic Salary Survey by Gender.’

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[1 May 2014 | One Comment | 1,258 views]

Lexin Li of North Carolina State University describes how two years in the Silicon Valley causes professor to wonder about statistics’ role in Big Data.

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[1 Apr 2014 | Comments Off | 71 views]

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

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[1 Mar 2014 | One Comment | 410 views]

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

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[1 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | 109 views]

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.