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The Statistical Computing and Statistical Graphics sections of the ASA are co-sponsoring a student paper competition on the topics of statistical computing and statistical graphics.

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Sirken Endows Fund to Recognize Survey Researchers

The Sirken Award was created to recognize a distinguished survey researcher. The honoree will give the first Sirken Lecture at this year’s Joint Statistical Meetings in Seattle, Washington, and receive a $5,000 honorarium.

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Submissions are being accepted for the 2015 Biopharmaceutical student paper awards. In 2014, the awards were $1,000 for first place, $600 for second place, and $400 for third place.

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Nominations sought for the Spiegelman Award, Deming and Noether Lecturers, and 2015 ASA Fellows. Get nomination criteria, deadlines and more information here.

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News and information about members of the ASA highlighted in the November issue. For a complete listing of news an information about the members of the ASA, click here.

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2014 Causality in Statistics Education Prize Winners Announced

The ASA awarded the second Causality in Statistics Education Prize to Maya Petersen and Laura B. Balzer for developing the path-blazing course “Introduction to Causal Inference” at the University of California at Berkeley.

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This is a listing of ASA member who have recently passed away. For a complete listing of the most recent members’ obituaries, click here.

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The Biometrics Section held its annual business committee meeting at JSM 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. Read on to find out what the section has accomplished this year.

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The Survey Research Methods Section offers a student travel award for students in any terminal degree program in statistics, survey methodology, or allied survey research disciplines.

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The Statistical Education Section had a very productive JSM 2014 under Program Chair Ming-Wen An, sponsoring or co-sponsoring six invited panels/sessions, seven topic-contributed panels/sessions, eight contributed paper sessions, one poster session, and 13 roundtables. Erin Blankenship will chair the section’s 2015 JSM program.