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[1 Mar 2011 | Comments Off on Meeting Planned in Memory of Julian Besag | 1,183 views]

A meeting to celebrate the life and work of the late Julian Besag will take place April 1–2 in Bristol, United Kingdom.

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[1 Mar 2011 | Comments Off on Conference on Health Statistics to Take Place in Fiji | 1,284 views]

Statisticians from the ASA, Statistical Society of Australia, and New Zealand Statistical Association—as well as local statistics communities from the Pacific Islands—will come together in Suva, Fiji, for the International Conference for Health Statistics in the Pacific Islands (ICHSPI-2011) on July 5.

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[1 Mar 2011 | Comments Off on Dhaka University Statistics Department Celebrates 60 Years | 1,671 views]

The ASA sponsored a probability and statistics conference to celebrate the 60-year anniversary of the Dhaka University Statistics Department.

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[1 Mar 2011 | Comments Off on JCGS Turns 20 | 1,942 views]

The Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics is turning 20. To celebrate, each issue of the current volume will feature a piece highlighting the past and future of computational and/or graphical statistics, along with original research articles about a related and hot topic of the times.

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[1 Mar 2011 | 3 Comments | 4,937 views]
Good News or Bad News?

Keith Crank, ASA research and graduate education manager, gives his perceptions of the academic (faculty) job market for PhDs in statistics and biostatistics.