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William (Bill) I. Notz, a professor at The Ohio State University, recently approached the ASA with an offer to fund an award that recognizes the best paper published in the Journal of Statistics Education (JSE) each year.

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Veronika Czellar of HEC Paris was honored recently with the Best y-BIS Paper Award, valued at $1,000 and sponsored by the ASA and National Institute of Statistical Sciences.

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Global statistical capacity building is the way in which statisticians can understand and constructively respond to global and local phenomena in real time and over time. JSM, with the help of ASA leadership, has acted as a catalyst for identifying and distilling the components of statistical capacity, particularly in ensuring evidence-based decisions and policymaking.

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This month’s member spotlight is on Ming Ying Lisa Chu-Weininger, a statistics teacher at the University of Houston-Clear Lake.

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In June of 2010, the department of statistics at the University of Wisconsin celebrated its 50th anniversary with a research conference, Statistical Science—Making a Difference, in Madison, Wisconsin. Events honoring the founding of the department and the many achievements in statistics and science were featured.