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<em>Science</em> Establishes Dedicated Statistical Review Panel

Science magazine editor-in-chief, Marcia McNutt, recently announced the July 1 appointment of a new statistical board of reviewing editors (SBoRE)—composed of prominent members of the statistical community—that will help address reproducibility issues and increase confidence in the papers published in the magazine.

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A recent report says statistical science is as healthy as it ever has been, with robust growth in student enrollment, abundant new sources of data, challenging problems to solve, and related opportunities to grasp over the next century.

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The ASA Fellow Award: 2014 Update

The 2014 ASA Fellow awards were presented at JSM in Boston, Massachusetts, on the occasion of the 175th anniversary of the association.

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Here is a list of certain historical events that occurred during the month of August.

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The Funding Opportunities Group entered its second year this spring, having grown to 130 members.