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2015-01-05 23:03:07

New President Prepares to Launch Initiatives to Increase Visibility of Statistical Profession Rockville, Md.

2014-08-04 23:02:12

Statistical experts from the American Institutes for Research (AIR) will discuss big data, nonresponse bias, survey research, and findings from AIR’s Project Talent at the 2014 Joint Statistical

2012-07-20 23:01:13

Alex Torgovitsky is the 2012 recipient of the Zellner Award from the American Statistical Association and SAS. The award is given annually for the best Ph.D.

2012-07-17 23:02:20

It's the era of Big Data, and 6,000 statisticians at the Joint Statistical Meetings in San Diego will discuss how the profession of statistics will meet the challenges of Big Data and its

2012-07-12 23:01:33

Amanda Cox, a graphics editor for the New York Times, has been named the recipient of the 2012 Excellence in Statistical Reporting Award (ESRA) of the American Statistical Association (ASA).

2012-07-11 23:03:08

The American Statistical Association will present its Karl E. Peace Award to Dr. Fritz Scheuren and Dr. Marvin Zelen on July 31 at the Joint Statistical Meetings in San Diego. Drs.

2012-06-08 23:02:46

The American Statistical Association recently award prizes to grade 9-12 students from the U.S. and Canada for best use of statistics in a project.

2012-06-07 23:03:28

The American Statistical Association has named Irene Gijbels of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium as the editor for the JNPS. Dr.

2012-02-10 08:00:00

Beginning with the February issue, Significance, a magazine about statistics and data in the real world, will publish six issues a year.

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2012-05-02 10:00:05

Significance is a magazine published bimonthly by both the Royal Statistical Society and the American Statistical Association. Established in 2004, this journal features articles on topics of statistical interest presented at a level suited to the general audience. It is not a research journal and articles are not peer-reviewed. As of May 2012, the current editor is Julian Champkin. This publication replaced the Royal Statistical Society’s Series D ‘The Statistician’ journal. As well...

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Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.