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Take the time to thank someone who has been influential in your life by nominating them for an award!

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[1 Oct 2016 | 3 Comments | 413 views]

In this month’s President’s Invited Column, the Statistics Careers for AP Statistics & Other K-12 Classrooms working group shares information about ASA President Jessica Utts’ presidential initiative to provide statistics career information to Advanced Placement Statistics students and other high-school students, teachers, counselors, and parents.

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[1 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on Whoa! Statisticians Put Second City to Shame with Improv Performance at JSM 2016 | 791 views]

This month’s President’s Invited Column provides an update on the two media initiatives, the Statistical Media Ambassadors program and the Media Training Workshop.

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[1 Aug 2016 | One Comment | 461 views]
How a Salsa-Dancing Former Monk from Argentina Is Instilling Confidence and Wonder in Her Statistics Students

ASA President Jessica Utts interviews Monica Dabos, exploring her thought-provoking ideas about fostering creativity, collaboration, and personal development in her students.

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[1 Jul 2016 | One Comment | 413 views]

ASA Vice President Rob Santos discusses Jessica Utts’s presidential initiatives on media training for statisticians and provides his insights on statisticians and the media.

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[1 Jun 2016 | One Comment | 660 views]

ASA President Jessica Utts explores Nightingale’s powerful lessons for statisticians today and shares her discussion with internationally recognized Nightingale scholar Barbara Dossey.

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[2 May 2016 | 4 Comments | 714 views]

In honor of the exam’s 20th anniversary, ASA President Jessica Utts provide a behind-the-scenes look at its features, including who writes it, who grades it, and why people keep coming back to grade exams for a full week!

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[1 Apr 2016 | 2 Comments | 788 views]

For the past year, the ASA has had a committee working on elucidating principles that should accompany the use of p-values. I asked ASA executive director Ron Wasserstein to answer some questions about how this came about.

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[1 Mar 2016 | Comments Off on Beyond JSM, JASA: Finding Hidden Value in Your ASA Membership | 75 views]

ASA President Jessica Utts presents seven ideas for getting more value from your membership.

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[1 Feb 2016 | Comments Off on Appreciating and Promoting the Importance of Statistics Around the World | 365 views]

2016 ASA President Jessica Utts recounts the lessons she learned from promoting statistics abroad and illustrates the importance of statistics in daily life.