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[1 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on Abstracts Wanted for 2017 Nonparametrics Conference | 117 views]

A 2017 conference on nonparametrics in modern biomedical and clinical sciences is accepting abstracts until January 15, 2017.

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[2 May 2016 | Comments Off on Price Index Row Costs Statistician Her Job, Yet Again | 156 views]

Having been dismissed from her job in 2007 for refusing to bend to government pressure to tweak the consumer price index, Graciela Bevacqua returned to find the CPI “destroyed” by political interference.

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[2 May 2016 | 4 Comments | 704 views]

In honor of the exam’s 20th anniversary, ASA President Jessica Utts provide a behind-the-scenes look at its features, including who writes it, who grades it, and why people keep coming back to grade exams for a full week!

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[2 May 2016 | One Comment | 189 views]

ASA member Shelby Aaberg shares some of the teaching techniques and philosophies that led him to win the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.

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[2 May 2016 | Comments Off on An Interview with Steve Fienberg, 2015 NISS Jerome Sacks Award for Cross-Disciplinary Research Winner | 434 views]
An Interview with Steve Fienberg, 2015 NISS Jerome Sacks Award for  Cross-Disciplinary Research Winner

Stephen Fienberg, Maurice Falk University Professor of Statistics and Social Science and co-director of the Living Analytics Research Center at Carnegie Mellon University, discusses his career, interests, and work, and shares advice for new statisticians.