[1 Dec 2010 | Comments Off on Symposium Given in Honor of Steve Lagakos | 1,186 views]
A day-long symposium in honor of Steve Lagakos was held at the Harvard School of Public Health on October 22. Lagakos, a professor of biostatistics at Harvard, died in a car accident with his wife and mother-in-law on October 13, 2009.
[1 Dec 2010 | Comments Off on STATGRAPHICS User Community Forum Launched | 1,658 views]
STATGRAPHICS recently started a new online resource that enables current and potential users of STATGRAPHICS statistical software to interact. Among the topics the community will explore is the “Six Sigma for the rest of us” concept.
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