A Statistician's Life, Featured »

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Meet John H. Thompson, U.S. Census Bureau Director

Amstat News invited John H. Thompson, director of the U.S. Census Bureau, to respond to a few questions so readers could learn more about him and the agency he leads. Read on to find out what he had to say.

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Jessica Utts Elected 111th ASA President

Jessica Utts was recently elected the ASA’s 111th president, while Robert Santos was chosen for a vice president. Read on to learn the complete election results.

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Here is a list of certain historical events that occurred during the month of July.

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The American Association for Public Opinion Research recently released a report from the Emerging Technologies Task Force on the use of mobile technologies—such as smartphones and tablets—for the collection of survey data and new forms of information such as location, visuals, and connected device data.

ASA Council of Chapters, Featured »

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Strengthening the Profession Through Chapter Involvement

In addition to supporting individual chapter-level activities and association-wide initiatives, the Council of Chapters is dedicated to making use of the Joint Statistical Meetings to strengthen chapters. Is your chapter representative going to the sponsored meetings?