The Statistics Education Special Interest Group of the Mathematical Association of America has chosen Dr. Jackie Miller to be the first recipient of the Robert V. Hogg Award for Excellence in Teaching Introductory Statistics.
Statistics faculty member Steve MacEachern was program chair of the 2012 Joint Statistical Meetings in San Diego and wrote a reflection on the event.
The Department of Statistics is sad to announce that Emeritus Professor Ramesh Srivastava passed away on Thursday, August 30, 2012. The Srivastava family provided the following information:
The statistics department will be represented by 24 of our graduate students at the 2012 JSM in San Diego this summer: