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[1 Mar 2015 | 2 Comments | 304 views]
Bob Mason

In this third installment of the series of interviews with ASA presidents and executive directors, we feature a discussion with 2003 ASA President Robert L. Mason.

Additional Features, Featured »

[1 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 456 views]
ASA Board of Directors Candidates

The ASA announces the selection of candidates for the 2015 election. The winning candidates’ terms will begin in 2016. Make sure to look for your ballots in your email inbox and vote early.

Additional Features, Featured »

[1 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 323 views]
NSF Funds Research in Statistics Education

To help highlight the high-quality research in statistics education being funded by the National Science Foundation, the ASA asked three principal investigators for summaries of their NSF-funded research.

Featured, Member News »

[1 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 77 views]
ASA Members Break Record in  Annual Fund Drive Contributions

For the sixth year in a row, ASA members have broken the annual fund record. In 2014, more than 800 members contributed over $87,000 in support of the ASA’s important programs and initiatives. That is a 29% increase over 2013! Thank you to everyone who made 2014’s annual fund such a success.
The ASA is uniquely positioned to build upon the rich history of statistics and to understand the needs of and opportunities for the future. Our association has the leadership, influence, and vision to address these needs and opportunities. As …

Additional Features, Featured, Science Policy »

[1 Feb 2015 | 3 Comments | 336 views]
FY15 Budgets for NIH, NSF, Federal Statistical Agencies Finalized

Here is the breakdown of the final FY15 budgets for NIH, NSF, and other primary statistical agencies.

Additional Features, ASA Leaders Reminisce, Featured »

[1 Feb 2015 | No Comment | 146 views]
Peter (Tony) Lachenbruch

ASA Past President Tony Lachenbruch discusses his experiences and latest projects with James Cochran.

A Statistician's Life, Additional Features, Featured »

[1 Feb 2015 | 3 Comments | 539 views]
Richard (Dick) De Veaux’s Amazing Balancing Acts

Besides being an ASA Board member, Dick De Veaux is a teacher, singer, and dancer.

Departments, Featured, Meetings »

[1 Feb 2015 | No Comment | 126 views]
Submissions Wanted for JSM 2015 Late-Breaking Sessions

There is still the opportunity to organize late-breaking sessions for JSM 2015. Any member of the sponsoring organizations or partner societies can propose such a session.

A Statistician's Life, Featured »

[1 Jan 2015 | 9 Comments | 626 views]
Ingram Olkin: Mentor to Many

Ingram Olkin’s accomplishments are legion in the world of statistics, and he has mentored many of today’s statisticians. Read about the effects of Olkin’s life on statistics and statisticians.

Additional Features, Featured »

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Meet Brian Moyer, Director of the Bureau of Economic Analysis

Director of the Bureau of Economic Analysis Brian C. Moyer answers questions about himself and the agency he  leads. Look for other statistical agency head interviews in past and forthcoming issues.