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[1 Mar 2019 | Comments Off on 2020 ASA Board of Directors Candidates | ]
2020 ASA Board of Directors Candidates

The ASA announces the selection of candidates for the 2019 election. Voting begins March 15 and goes until May 1. Make sure to look for your ballots in your email inbox.

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[1 Mar 2018 | 2 Comments | ]
2019 ASA Board of Directors Candidates

The ASA announces the selection of candidates for the 2018 election. Voting begins March 15 and goes until May 1. Make sure to look for your ballots in your email inbox.

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[1 Jul 2017 | One Comment | ]
Karen Kafadar Elected ASA President

Karen Kafadar, chair and commonwealth professor in the department of statistics at the University of Virginia, has been elected the ASA’s 114th president. The ASA membership also elected Katherine Monti, formerly chief statistical scientist at Rho, as ASA vice president. Both women will begin their term January 1, 2019.

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[1 Mar 2017 | Comments Off on 2018 ASA Board of Directors Candidates | ]
2018 ASA Board of Directors Candidates

The ASA announces the selection of candidates for the 2017 election. Voting begins March 15 and May 1. Make sure to look for your ballots in your email inbox.

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[1 Feb 2017 | One Comment | ]

Winners of Prediction 2016 used sophisticated statistical methods to predict state-by-state and overall percentage outcomes with greater accuracy than more than 450 students across the United States.

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[1 Nov 2016 | Comments Off on ASA’s Public Education Campaign Showcases the Significance of Statistics to Students | ]

From sports to elections, diversity, career guidance videos, and workforce surveys, the ASA’s public education campaign, ThisIsStatistics, has engaged students and teachers in dynamic new ways, all to showcase the value of statistics to society.

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[1 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on Participate in a Voter ID Study | ]

Want to get involved in gathering election data? It’s a great way to engender enthusiasm and appreciation for the role of statistics in public policy.

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[1 Jul 2016 | Comments Off on LaVange Elected ASA President; Williamson Elected Vice President | ]
LaVange Elected ASA President; Williamson Elected Vice President

Lisa LaVange, director of the Office of Biostatistics in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, has been elected the 113th president of the ASA. LaVange will serve a one-year term as president-elect beginning January 1, 2017. Her term as president becomes effective January 1, 2018. The ASA membership also elected G. David Williamson, senior science adviser at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as an ASA vice president.
Members also elected several new board members, plus officers for each of the ASA’s 27 sections.

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[1 Jan 2016 | One Comment | ]

The 2016 ASA election opens March 15 at 12:01 a.m. EST and closes May 1 at 11:59 p.m. PST. Here are a few things you can do to prepare.

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[1 Jul 2015 | Comments Off on EPA’s Barry D. Nussbaum Elected 112th ASA President | ]
EPA’s Barry D. Nussbaum Elected 112th ASA President

Barry D. Nussbaum, chief statistician at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), was elected the 112th president of the American Statistical Association by the membership.