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[1 Jun 2012 | Comments Off on Staff Spotlight – Kalil Deschamps | 903 views]

Meet Kalil Deschamps, ASA’s new marketing coordinator.

Additional Features, ASA-SIAM Series »

[1 Jun 2012 | Comments Off on What Does an Acquisitions Editor Do? | 929 views]

In this article, you will learn the three main roles an acquisitions editor has in acquiring new books for his or her publisher.

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[1 Jun 2012 | Comments Off on ‘America by the Numbers’ on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal | 754 views]

Each Friday, C-SPAN’s “America by the Numbers” segment features information from the U.S. Census Bureau or other agencies in the federal statistical system.

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[1 Jun 2012 | Comments Off on First ‘Stats for Staffers’ Class Brings Statistics to the Hill | 1,499 views]
First ‘Stats for Staffers’ Class Brings Statistics to the Hill

The ASA offered its first “Stats for Staffers” class on April 27 in conjunction with the Senate Office of Education and Training (OET). The class, titled “How Sound Are the Data?,” was the first in the OET’s Critical Statistical Thinking series. Taught by Mary Foulkes of The George Washington University, the class lasted 90 minutes and was attended by 22 staffers from both personal and committee offices.

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[1 Jun 2012 | Comments Off on Short Course on Statistical Genetics and Genomics Planned | 805 views]

The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Section on Statistical Genetics will offer the second annual National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)–funded short course, “Statistical Genetics and Genomics,” from July 9–13.