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[1 Jan 2015 | 9 Comments | 555 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.

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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.

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ASA, Sense About Science USA Partner to Help Raise Media Statistical Literacy

The ASA and Sense About Science USA have launched a new website to improve media coverage of statistics.

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Benefits of the New All-Member Forum

The ASA Community has a new feature called ASA Connect, where members can interact with each other in a central all-member forum.

ASA Leaders Reminisce, Featured »

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ASA Leaders Reminisce : Meet ASA Past President Marie Davidian

ASA Past President Marie Davidian discusses her tenure and experiences with James Cochran.

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The National Institute of Statistical Sciences held its annual board of trustees meeting November 7–8, 2014, at its headquarters in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. Read on for details.

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Training Students to Extract Value from Big Data

Recently, the Committee on Applied and Theoretical Statistics held a workshop on how to teach students to draw reliable inferences from large and complex data sets.

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NSF Extends Program Funding Interdisciplinary Research of Mathematical Scientists

The National Science Foundation’s Division of Mathematical Sciences has extended its Mathematical Science Innovation Incubator Program through fiscal year 2015. The program is meant to support the work of mathematical scientists across the NSF directorates.

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JSM 2015: Call for Abstracts, Chairs

The JSM 2015 Program Committee is looking for members to participate in this year’s conference. The theme is “Statistics: Making Better Decisions.”

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[1 Dec 2014 | One Comment | 57 views]
Voting in the 2015 ASA Election Made Easy

We want to be sure members receive email about the election, so update your member information prior to March 13, when the ASA election opens.