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Annual Fund Drive Reaches New Heights

A record number of contributors made the 2010 Annual Fund Drive the most successful ever. More than 700 ASA members contributed more than $34,000. These funds helped the ASA promote the practice and profession of statistics in several ways.

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YouTube Videos Wanted for Competition

The American Statistical Association invites the submission of original digital videos that celebrate the many and varied achievements and roles of statisticians.

Additional Features, News and Announcements »

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ASA Past President Sastry Pantula led the final board meeting of 2010 from November 19–20 at the ASA office in Alexandria, Virginia. Board members were joined by incoming members for 2011 as part of the annual transition process. Here are the highlights.

Additional Features, Technometrics Highlights »

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In the featured article of the February issue, Enrique del Castillo and Bianca M. Colosimo consider a different kind of complex data: the geometric shape of an object.

Additional Features, Journal of Nonparametric Statistics Highlights »

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The issues in the 2010 volume covers a wide range of topics, including nonparametric testing for survival data, bootstrap estimation for clustered data, nonparametric functional estimation, time series modeling and prediction, two-sample nonparametric testing, and a review of Spearman’s footrule and Gini’s gamma with complements.