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NSF Director Recognizes Importance of Statistics

In October of 2010, Subra Suresh became the 13th director of the National Science Foundation. In May, ASA Executive Director Ron Wasserstein conducted an interview with Suresh to learn about his views of the statistics discipline.

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[1 Jul 2011 | Comments Off on Statistics Without Borders Business Meeting at JSM | 741 views]

Statistics Without Borders (SWB), an ASA outreach group, is planning its annual business meeting during JSM in Miami Beach, Florida. The meeting will be held on August 2 at 4:30 p.m. in the Loews Miami Beach Hotel, American Salon 3. All SWB members are invited to attend, as well as anyone who would like to learn more about the group.

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[1 Jul 2011 | Comments Off on ASA-SIAM Book Series Part of JSM Exhibit Hall | 1,383 views]

As always, the ASA-SIAM Book Series will have a booth in the exhibit hall at the Joint Statistical Meetings. This year, you can the series at booths #607/609, where you can shop for books at 20%–30% off list prices.

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The PhD

ASA Research and Graduate Education Manager Keith Crank discusses the value and proliferation of the PhD.

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[1 Jul 2011 | Comments Off on ASA Participates in Capitol Hill Event Supporting NSF | 1,471 views]

The ASA was represented by Peter Craigmile of The Ohio State University during a Capitol Hill annual event on May 11 that highlighted research funded by the National Science Foundation.