The ASA’s outreach group Statistics Without Borders recently joined with the Royal Statistical Society’s Statisticians for Society, a new initiative to help statisticians volunteer their time and skills.
The National Science Foundation’s Division of Mathematical Sciences has extended its Mathematical Science Innovation Incubator Program through fiscal year 2015. The program is meant to support the work of mathematical scientists across the NSF directorates.
The “Dominant Role of Statistics in Contemporary Science and Technology” seminar from The Bangladesh Academy of Sciences highlighted how statistics is playing an increasingly dominant role in state-of-the-art research solving complex issues of our time.
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