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Additional Features, Committee on Applied Statisticians »

[1 Jul 2018 | Comments Off on Strategic Approach Recommended for Optimum JSM Experience | ]

As new members of the ASA’s Committee on Applied Statisticians, Devi Chelluri and Emiliana Patlan offer some tips and tricks to navigate JSM.

Cover Story, Mentoring »

[1 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on Mentoring Using Motivational Interviewing: One Path to Becoming a Quality Mentor | ]
Mentoring Using Motivational Interviewing: One Path to Becoming a Quality Mentor

This year’s special issue is all about mentoring. Mary Kwasny and Colleen Stiles-Shields discuss mentoring using the motivational interviewing technique; Terry Speed looks at what mentoring is and isn’t; and Mark Ward shares his tips for peer-to-peer mentoring. Also included in this list is a piece by David Hunter and Murali Haran, who look at the positive outcomes of academic mentoring. We also feature several influential statisticians such as Mary Gray, Doug Zahn, Terry Speed, and Brian Harris-Kojetin. And we made sure to post many of the ASA’s mentoring programs in this issue. Enjoy!

Departments, Meetings »

[1 Feb 2013 | One Comment | ]

Proposals for late-breaking JSM sessions are due by April 15, 2013.

175, Columns, Cover Story »

[1 Jan 2012 | Comments Off on Steering Committee Invites Involvement in Anniversary Planning | ]
Steering Committee Invites Involvement in Anniversary Planning

The American Statistical Association, the nation’s second-oldest learned society, will celebrate its 175th anniversary in 2014. The celebration is for everyone and with everyone. The members of the 175th Anniversary Steering Committee hope it will be by everyone, as well.

President's Corner »

[1 Nov 2009 | Comments Off on ASA to Pursue Plans for Conference on Statistical Practice | ]

In January, ASA President Sally Morton shared information about three initiatives undertaken this year to address issues raised in the ASA Strategic Plan and promised to provide updates to members over the course of the year. Here, Nat Schenker and Maura Stokes describe the third initiative.

Government Statistics, Section News, Social Statistics, Survey Research Methods »

[1 Nov 2009 | Comments Off on Planning for JSM 2010 | ]

Three sections plan for JSM 2010.