One of the goals of the American Statistical Association is to improve statistics education at all levels. Improving education is also a goal for Battelle. As a committed supporter of the ASA’s education programs, Battelle recently contributed $8,000 to the ASA in support of the ASA’s Educational Ambassadorship Program, which supports statistical education on an international scale.
The National Science Foundation will hold six conferences jointly with the Conference Board of the Mathematical Sciences in the spring and summer of 2010. Proposals for these conferences, which aim to stimulate interest and activity in mathematical research, will be accepted until April 23.
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