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[2 May 2016 | 4 Comments | 668 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 | 670 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 | 70 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 | 327 views]

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

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[1 Jan 2016 | Comments Off on Remembering 2015, Anticipating 2016 | 297 views]
Remembering 2015, Anticipating 2016

As Jessica Utts begins her year as ASA president, she reflects on the year that has passed and talks about the exciting opportunities for the coming year.

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[1 Dec 2015 | Comments Off on Looking Back on 2015 | 90 views]

2015 ASA President David Morganstein looks back on his year as president, and forward to several programs, initiatives, and other great opportunities coming up for members.

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[1 Nov 2015 | 2 Comments | 1,079 views]

President David Morganstein talks to Dick De Veaux about STATS101 and what he and his committee are doing to create a kind of life raft for instructors that the ASA will offer to schools and universities.

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[1 Oct 2015 | Comments Off on Reflections on JSM 2015 | 110 views]

JSM 2015 boasted another record attendance, exceeding the tremendous turnout for the 175th anniversary in Boston last year by about 50 people.

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[1 Sep 2015 | Comments Off on The Slice of Ham, How Do You Know? | 179 views]

David Morganstein offers a story and two case studies that represent the value of asking this seemingly basic question: “How do you know?”

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[1 Aug 2015 | Comments Off on Women in Statistics | 528 views]

In this month’s column, ASA President David Morganstein talks with nine female statisticians about the rise of women in statistics and how the ASA can continue to facilitate more women and minorities joining the field.