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[1 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 26 views]

The ASA recently reached an agreement with Sense About Science USA to partner in managing the STATS.org website. This joint effort will expand our efforts to communicate our valuable contributions to nonstatisticians in a readable format.

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[1 Feb 2015 | One Comment | 91 views]

ASA President David Morganstein talks to Eric Vance, Virginia Tech associate research professor, about mentoring.

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[5 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 92 views]

ASA President David Morganstein offers an overview of new initiatives for the coming year.

Member News, President's Corner »

[1 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 75 views]

In his final President’s Corner, Nat Schenker ponders the question, “If you had a ‘do over,’ would you accept the nomination again?”

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[1 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 163 views]

ASA President Nathaniel Schenker details a number of activities ASA has created to strengthen the role of the profession in the areas of Big Data and data science, and outlines important steps ASA has taken in education and professional development.

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[1 Oct 2014 | One Comment | 615 views]

For the October President’s Corner, Nathaniel Schenker invited Scott Keeter, director of survey research for the Pew Research Center in Washington, DC, to write a column about election polling.

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[1 Sep 2014 | 2 Comments | 278 views]

For the September President’s Corner, Nathaniel Schenker invited Andrew Bray, postdoctoral research associate at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, to write about student perspectives on DataFest.

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[1 Aug 2014 | No Comment | 87 views]

President Nathaniel Schenker discusses his interactions with ASA Chapters.

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[1 Jul 2014 | 3 Comments | 360 views]

President Nathaniel Schenker answers the question, “Will you advise your son to take a course in statistics?”

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[1 Jun 2014 | One Comment | 364 views]

The ASA will launch a campaign to elevate public and media awareness of statistical science and change the public’s perception of statisticians by educating them about the many ways they help solve policy, research, business, and other problems.