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The new ASA-sponsored journal Statistics and Public Policy published its inaugural issue late last month.

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The fifth International Conference on Mathematics in Finance will take place August 24–29 in Skukuza, Kruger National Park, South Africa.

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The National Security Agency and North Carolina State University announced in August a $60 million partnership to create the Laboratory for Analytic Sciences, the largest sponsored research contract in the university’s history.

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Academic Salary Survey

J. Lynn Palmer, ASA director of programs, gives an overview of the academic salary survey.

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Accreditation Survey Shines Light on Motives, Benefits

Although accreditation has been positively received by many members who have long argued for such a program, there have not been as many applications for accreditation as expected based on earlier expressions of interest. To learn more about why accredited members applied and why some who initially expressed interest did not apply, the ASA Accreditation Committee conducted a survey of all accredited members and a sample of non-accredited members in 2012. Read on for the results.