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[1 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on Design and Model Selection Featured in November Issue | 1,290 views]

The November issue of Technometrics contains an assortment of articles about design and analysis.

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[1 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on Communication, Influence Keys to Success in Statistics | 2,858 views]
Communication, Influence Keys to Success in Statistics

Robert Starbuck discusses what it takes to be a successful statistician.

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[1 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on Elementary-Level Statistics Enrollments Increase | 1,130 views]

Every five years since 1965, a comprehensive study of U.S. undergraduate programs in the mathematical sciences has been undertaken by the Conference Board of the Mathematical Sciences. In 2010, a stratified random sample of 600 institutions was selected from the roughly 2,500 that are either public two-year colleges or (public or private) four-year colleges and universities with undergraduate programs in mathematics or statistics. Read on to learn what the survey found.

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[1 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on IISA Seeks Nominations for Young Researcher Awards | 643 views]

The International Indian Statistical Association (IISA) is seeking nominations for two young researcher awards. To be eligible, candidates must be a member of IISA.

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[1 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on Statistics and Human Rights | 1,841 views]
Statistics and Human Rights

On September 13, 2011, 13 ASA members attended a focus group on the United Nation’s Article 15 project organized by the Science and Human Rights Coalition of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS SHRC). Read on to learn about their progress since then.