Cover Story »

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ASA Board of Directors Candidates

The ASA announces the selection of candidates for the 2012 election.

Statisticians in History »

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By Sandra Stinnet and collaborators, first published in The American Statistician, May 1990, Vol. 44, No. 2. bit.ly/1RoFROl
 
Born January 13, 1900, in Dayton, Iowa, Gertrude M. Cox reflected the upbringing of the times and location. She was instilled with ethics, moral courage, and determination. This, combined with her grand dreams and the genius and tenacity to materialize them, resulted in legendary accomplishments and awed those who knew her. Her exceptional organizational ability and her realization that statistics needed to be made practical for those working in agricultural and biological research …

Additional Features, Journal of the American Statistical Association Highlights »

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Here are the highlights of the December issue of the Journal of the American Statistical Association.

Additional Features »

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Graduate students in mathematics and statistics are exposed to real-world problems from industry and government during the Industrial Mathematical and Statistical Modeling (IMSM) workshop, July 16–24.

Additional Features, Technometrics Highlights »

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Here are the highlights of the February 2012 issue of Technometrics.