The department held its annual pizza party to welcome its new students and faculty and to welcome back returning students, faculty and staff. This autumn we welcome 32 new students across our four graduate programs and three new faculty. We look forward to a great year!
PhD in Statistics
Jeffrey Gory – Advisor: Peter Craigmile, Steven MacEachern
Yi Lu – Advisors: Radu Herbei, Sebastian Kurtek
Weiyi Xie – Advisor: Sebastian Kurtek
Han Zhang – Advisor: Shili Lin
Statistics professor Kate Calder is leading a team of Ohio State researchers conducting a first-of-its-kind study of adolescent health in an urban environment. The project is funded by a $1.55 million grant from Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.
Three Arts and Sciences staff were honored for their contributions to Campus Campaign this year, at the May 11 Campus Campaign Celebration. Among the awardees was Eric Drake, systems manager, ASC Technology and statistics, who received a Special Recognition Award.