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The National Institute of Statistical Sciences is seeking nominations for the 2017 Jerome Sacks Award for Outstanding Cross-Disciplinary Research.

Biometrics, Member News, Section News »

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The Biometrics Section is looking for volunteers to help chair a session at this year’s JSM. Also news this month are strategic initiatives, awards, and getting more involved with the section.

Columns, Featured, Member News, Pastimes »

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What Do Statisticians Like to Do When They Are Not Being Statisticians?

Amy Nussbaum is the science policy fellow at the American Statistical Association. When she isn’t working, she enjoys being an amateur historian specializing in United States presidents.

Member News, Quality and Productivity, Section News »

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The ASA Q&P Section’s 2017 Quality and Productivity Research Conference (QPRC) will be hosted by the University of Connecticut and held in Storrs from June 13–15. The theme of this year’s conference is “Quality and Statistics: A Path to Better Life.”

Member News, Section News, Statistical Learning and Data Science »

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The Section on Statistical Learning and Data Science announces its award winners.

Member News, Section News, Teaching of Statistics in the Health Sciences »

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The Teaching of Statistics in the Health Sciences Section announces the 2017 TSHS Portal Innovation Challenge Awards. One award of $250 will be presented for the best contributed data set, and a second award of $250 will be presented for the best contributed teaching materials related to an existing portal data set.

Award Deadlines and Information, Member News »

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In October, the American Association for the Advancement of Science council elected 391 members as fellows. The new fellows received a certificate and blue and gold rosette as a symbol of their distinguished accomplishments. Fourteen are ASA members.

Award Deadlines and Information, Member News »

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The Washington Statistical Society, National Association for Business Economics, and Business and Economics Statistics Section of the American Statistical Association are seeking nominations for the 2017 Julius Shiskin Memorial Award for Economic Statistics.

Member News, People News »

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News and information about members of the ASA highlighted in the March 2017 issue.

Biometrics, Section News »

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Want to volunteer at JSM 2017? Contact the biometrics section’s program chair, Barbara Engelhardt.