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You’ve decided to write a book, or you already have a draft, and now you need to find a publisher. Between you and a publishing contract lies the book proposal form. Every publisher has one, and most of the information included is standard. Here’s what you can expect to be asked when proposing a book to the ASA-SIAM Series on Statistics and Applied Probability.

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Here, Richard Smith, director of the Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute, talks about the two programs for the 2013–2014 year: Computational Methods in Social Science and Low-Dimensional Structure in High-Dimensional Systems.

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Meet Naomi Friedman, the ASA’s newest meetings planner.

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Rebecca Nugent from Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) discusses how, in the last five years, CMU redesigned their curriculum to satisfy the influx of undergraduate statistics and economic-statistics majors.

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The ASA Fellow Award—Revisited

The 2012 ASA Fellow awards were presented recently at JSM in San Diego, California. Here, Robert Starbuck presents a brief update to previous articles about this award appearing in Amstat News.