Cross Validated is a free, community-driven question and answer site for statisticians, data analysts, data miners, and data visualization experts. Read an interview with the statistician who proposed the site to learn more about it.
Every year, a list of internship opportunities for students is published in Amstat News. More than 30 companies are looking for interns for 2012. As an intern, you will have the opportunity to hone your skills in a variety of areas. There is something for everyone, from positions at pharmaceutical companies to a summer spent with top mass media sites nationwide. Improve your programming skills, make connections, learn how statistics are used in daily life. Interested students will send a letter of inquiry and résumé directly to the contact and locations listed.
Amstat News is the monthly membership magazine of the American Statistical Association, bringing you news and notices of the ASA, its chapters, its sections, and its members. Other departments in the magazine include announcements and news of upcoming meetings, continuing education courses, and statistics awards.
“Being a statistician often means being indoors and at a desk for many hours a day, so I am drawn to things that get me outside. I like gardening … Honeybees are essential pollinator insects, so beekeeping seemed a logical step.
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