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[1 May 2020 | One Comment | ]

#LeadWithStatistics was the challenge and opportunity delivered to us by Lisa LaVange during her JSM 2018 president’s address. In this column, Wendy Martinez shares some thoughts about data ethics and again challenges our community to lead.

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[1 Apr 2019 | One Comment | ]

In her latest column, Karen Kafadar discusses the debate about the value of hypothesis testing and the over-reliance on p-values as a cornerstone of statistical methodology.

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[1 Jun 2018 | Comments Off on You Can Count on Us | ]

The ASA’s “Count on Stats” outreach initiative aims to enhance awareness of the importance, reliability, and trustworthiness of government statistics. President Lisa LaVange interviewed Megan Berry from Stanton Communications about the initiative.

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[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.

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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.

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[1 Mar 2016 | Comments Off on Beyond JSM, JASA: Finding Hidden Value in Your ASA Membership | ]

ASA President Jessica Utts presents seven ideas for getting more value from your membership.

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[1 Feb 2016 | Comments Off on Appreciating and Promoting the Importance of Statistics Around the World | ]

2016 ASA President Jessica Utts recounts the lessons she learned from promoting statistics abroad and illustrates the importance of statistics in daily life.

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[1 Jan 2016 | Comments Off on Remembering 2015, Anticipating 2016 | ]
Remembering 2015, Anticipating 2016

As Jessica Utts begins her year as ASA president, she reflects on the year that has passed and talks about the exciting opportunities for the coming year.

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[1 Jun 2015 | Comments Off on Current Events Relate to ASA Mission | ]

Two topics this month related to elements of the ASA’s mission: promote the proper application of statistics and anticipate and meet member needs.

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[1 Jun 2014 | One Comment | ]

The ASA will launch a campaign to elevate public and media awareness of statistical science and change the public’s perception of statisticians by educating them about the many ways they help solve policy, research, business, and other problems.