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[1 Feb 2019 | Comments Off on Excellence in Statistical Reporting Award | ]

The ASA is seeking nominations for its annual Excellence in Statistical Reporting Award, which recognizes members of the communications media who have best displayed an informed interest in the science of statistics and its role in public life.

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[1 Aug 2016 | Comments Off on ESRA Award Winner Talks Physics and Statistics | ]
ESRA Award Winner Talks Physics and Statistics

Natalie Wolchover, 2016 winner of the Excellence in Statistical Reporting Award, shares insights and anecdotes from her extensive science writing career.

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[1 Feb 2016 | Comments Off on Nominations Wanted for ESRA | ]

The Committee on Excellence in Statistical Reporting Award is accepting nominations for its 2016 award.

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[1 Nov 2015 | 3 Comments | ]

Morteza Marzjarani interviews Julie Rehmeyer, the winner of the 2015 Excellence in Statistical Reporting award.

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[1 Jun 2015 | 3 Comments | ]
2014 ESRA Winner Talks Statistics, Journalism, and <em>P</em>-Values

Science journalists and applied statisticians are kindred spirits. Both require some of the same skills. You need to be able to synthesize and analyze a large amount of information, and boil it down to its essence. You need to communicate complicated ideas in a way that’s easy for nonspecialists to understand. And you’re trained to have a healthy sense of skepticism.

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[1 Aug 2014 | One Comment | ]
ESRA Winner Talks About Statistics at Work, Play

Morteza Marzjarani interviews Alan Schwarz, the 2013 winner of the Excellence in Statistical Reporting Award.