Additional Features »

[1 Oct 2012 | Comments Off on ASA Commends NSF for Initiative, Commitment to Increasing Statistics Profile | 1,010 views]

During the August meeting of the Mathematical and Physical Sciences Advisory Committee, National Science Foundation (NSF) Assistant Director Ed Seidel announced in an initiative to “examine funding for statistical sciences research at NSF, including organizational alternatives and new initiatives.”

Additional Features, Member Spotlight »

[1 Oct 2012 | Comments Off on Member Spotlight: Susan Gruber | 974 views]

This month’s member spotlight is on Susan Gruber, a chemist, computer scientist, teacher, mom, and biostatistician.

President's Corner »

[1 Sep 2012 | One Comment | 4,887 views]

ASA President Bob Rodriguez describes reading for the AP Statistics exam, introduces you to a few extraordinary educators, and explains how you can contribute in the classroom.

Additional Features »

[1 Sep 2012 | Comments Off on Benefits and Opportunities Associated with the ASA’s Accredited Professional Statistician Program | 1,946 views]

The ASA has offered voluntary professional accreditation for a year and a half now and, as the number of Accredited Professional Statisticians has grown, so have the benefits provided by the ASA to accredited members.

Statisticians in History »

[1 Sep 2012 | Comments Off on Joe Ward: A Champion for Statistics Education | 1,718 views]

Education was in Joe Ward’s blood, and his favorite subject in school was math. These interests led him to have a career as a math teacher and basketball coach.