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Elena Erosheva (PI) and Carole Lee (co-PI) have been awarded a $260,000 grant from the National Science Foundation’s Science of Science Policy Program. Their project on “… more

Undergraduate Statistics majors in Principal Lecturer June Morita’s winter quarter course, STAT 341, took a field trip to visit the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA)… more

In honor of Women's History Month, AMSTAT News has recognized Professor Daniela Witten as one of several American Statistical… more

Congratulations to Alex Tank for winning $1000 for the Best Oral Presentation at the NIPS Time Series Workshop on the topic “An Efficient ADMM Algorithm for Structural Break Detection in… more

Congratulations to Alex Tank for winning a JSM Best Student Paper Award from the Business and Economic Statistics Section (B&E) of the American Statistical Association for his paper “Granger… more

The Megaman project for manifold learning with millions of points, developed by Marina Meilă, James McQueen, Jake VanderPlas and Zhongyue Zhang, has been… more

Professor Emeritus Peter Guttorp has been elected a Vice President of the International Statistical Institute for the period 2017-2021.

Sham Kakade, professor in the Department of Statistics and the Allen School of Computer Science and Statistics Professor Zaid Harchaoui have secured a $1.5 million award from the National Science… more

Warming of the planet by 2 degrees Celsius is often seen as a “tipping point” that people should try to avoid by limiting greenhouse gas emissions. But the Earth is very likely to exceed that… more

The Seattle branch of the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) has awarded Emily Fox, their 2017 Award for Scientific Advancement in STEM. Emily will be recognized at the AWIS Banquet on… more