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[1 Aug 2016 | No Comment | 214 views]
ASA Volunteers Create Resource  for Teachers: Statistical Commons

To address several recurring challenges in teaching statistics, and to create new value for members of the ASA, volunteers created a website that allows teachers to share lectures, exams, quizzes, data sets, and more.

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[1 Aug 2016 | No Comment | 129 views]
ASA Leaders Reminisce: Ronald L. Wasserstein

In the 20th installment of the Amstat News series of interviews with ASA presidents and executive directors, we feature a discussion with current ASA Executive Director Ronald L. Wasserstein.

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[1 Aug 2016 | No Comment | 136 views]
ESRA Award Winner Talks Physics and Statistics

Natalie Wolchover, 2016 winner of the Excellence in Statistical Reporting Award, shares insights and anecdotes from her extensive science writing career.

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[1 Aug 2016 | 3 Comments | 588 views]
Kelly Zou: Mathematics, Statistics, Data Science, and Dreams

In the second interview in the leadership series launched by the ASA’s Biopharmaceutical Section, Kelly Zou discusses leadership, goals, mentoring, and life outside of work.

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[1 Jul 2016 | No Comment | 230 views]
The Makings of a Survey Methodologist—and a Survey Methodology Conference

QDET2 conference chair Amanda Wilmot discusses her experience in survey research and shares what she hopes participants will learn from attending the conference in November.

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[1 Jul 2016 | No Comment | 163 views]
Staff Spotlight: New Science Policy Fellow Amy Nussbaum

The ASA is excited to welcome Amy Nussbaum to the ASA as the inaugural science policy fellow. Read all about her!

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[1 Jul 2016 | 2 Comments | 612 views]
Reproducible Research in <em>JASA</em>

JASA is leading the effort to establish publication standards that improve research quality and reproducibility.

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[1 Jul 2016 | No Comment | 204 views]
ASA Leaders Reminisce: Lynne Billard

In the 19th installment of the Amstat News series of interviews with ASA presidents and executive directors, we feature a discussion with 1996 ASA President Lynne Billard.

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[1 Jun 2016 | One Comment | 176 views]
Meet John Phillips, Associate Commissioner of the Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics

Amstat News invited John Phillips—associate commissioner of the Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics in the Social Security Administration—to respond to questions so readers could learn more about him and the agency he leads.

Columns, Featured, Science Policy »

[1 Jun 2016 | No Comment | 144 views]
DHHS Administration for Children and Families Uses Rigorous Evaluation

Naomi Goldstein—deputy assistant secretary for planning, research, and evaluation at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families—writes about her agency’s evaluation policy.