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[1 Apr 2024 | No Comment | ]
My ASA Story: Mark Daniel Ward, Professor and Executive Director of The Data Mine

Mark Daniel Ward, statistics professor at Purdue and executive director of The Data Mine, loves working with the American Statistical Association. He says, “I am always looking for new ways to contribute to the ASA’s broad reach and impact.” Take a look at his ASA story to learn how he contributes.

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[1 Mar 2019 | One Comment | ]

Karen Kafadar introduces the ASA’s new Disinformation Task Force and discusses her hopes to bring statistical thinking and statisticians into the forefront to combat “fake news.”

President's Corner »

[1 Dec 2016 | One Comment | ]

In her last President’s Corner column, Jessica Utts addresses two relatively unrelated themes—the ASA’s transition to Barry Nussbaum as president and the new president of the United States.

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[1 Oct 2016 | Comments Off on Highlights of the July ASA Board of Directors Meeting | ]

Highlights from the board’s meeting at the Joint Statistical Meetings, including discussion items, action items, and reported items.

Columns, Mentoring, President's Corner, President's Invited Column »

[1 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on Whoa! Statisticians Put Second City to Shame with Improv Performance at JSM 2016 | ]

This month’s President’s Invited Column provides an update on the two media initiatives, the Statistical Media Ambassadors program and the Media Training Workshop.

President's Corner »

[1 Aug 2016 | One Comment | ]
How a Salsa-Dancing Former Monk from Argentina Is Instilling Confidence and Wonder in Her Statistics Students

ASA President Jessica Utts interviews Monica Dabos, exploring her thought-provoking ideas about fostering creativity, collaboration, and personal development in her students.

President's Corner »

[1 Jul 2016 | One Comment | ]

ASA Vice President Rob Santos discusses Jessica Utts’s presidential initiatives on media training for statisticians and provides his insights on statisticians and the media.

Additional Features »

[1 Jul 2016 | One Comment | ]

Highlights from the board’s first meeting of the year, including discussion items, action items, and reported items.

Additional Features, Section News, Statistical Learning and Data Mining, Statistical Learning and Data Science »

[1 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on ASA Expands Scope, Outreach to Foster Growth, Collaboration in Data Science | ]

To better emphasize the unique interdisciplinary nature of statistics and its foundational role in the field of data science, the ASA’s Section on Statistical Learning and Data Mining has revised its charter and changed its name to the Section on Statistical Learning and Data Science.

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[1 Jun 2016 | One Comment | ]

ASA President Jessica Utts explores Nightingale’s powerful lessons for statisticians today and shares her discussion with internationally recognized Nightingale scholar Barbara Dossey.