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2014 Fall Symposium and Annual Meeting   K-12 Statistics Poster Competition
  Saturday, October 18, 2014 Flyer     The rules and entry form for the 2015 K-12 Statistics Poster Competition are now available. Please click on the links above to download the documents in pdf format.
    University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Student Recreation and Wellness Center - Room 1020    
      10am - 4pm      
    Click here to register!     We are pleased to announce that the poster: Need for Speed by Anik Patel, with advisor Denise Romonoski, won 2nd place in the ASA's National Poster Competition, grade 7-9 category! Congratulations Anik!
         
Monthly Executive Committee Meetings        
  For more information, please contact Deb Stiver, Chapter President       This year, a total of 271 posters were judged and 415 students from 19 schools across Nevada participated in the competition. Congratulations to all our winners! Thank you to everyone who supported this year's event!
     
         
         

   

SPECIAL THANKS to our K-12 Statistics Poster Competition Sponsors!!! The generous donations of the Southern Nevada Mathematics Council and others provided funds for student prizes.

Click here to view the results of the 2014 K-12 Statistics Poster Competition

Click here to view the winning posters

   
     
 Presentations from Fall Symposium 2013
  Speakers
    Dr. Nathaniel Schenker, PhD
      Initiatives  in  the  ASA  as  We  Approach  Its  175th Anniversary
      Combining  Information  from  Multiple  Data Sources  to  Enhance  Estimation:   Some Experiences  Involving  Surveys  and  Some Lessons  Learned
Dr. Anna Panorska, PhD
      What  To  Expect  From  a  Graduate  Program in  Statistics  –  Possibilities,   Opportunities,  and Scholarships    
         
    David Thiel      
  Statistics  Education:  Past,  Present,  and Future
Jeff Hardcastle, MS
  Data, Statistics, Information, and Public Policy
         
         
   
   
  The New York Times - The Age of Big Data
  Science - Why Statistics