2010 JSM Meeting

Sunday, July 25, 2010

The department is excited to host a reception at the 2010 Joint Statistical Meetings in Vancouver, BC. The event will take place at 5:30 pm in the Convention Center room CC-4 (East) on Monday, August 2, 2010. If the JSM is in your travel plans, please make sure that you stop by at the reception!

fMRI Data Analysis Group to Host 2nd Annual Workshop for NOGGINS

Friday, April 23, 2010

The functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) data analysis group at the Department of Statistics , University of Georgia will host the second annual workshop for the Network of Greater Georgia Institutions for Neuroimaging and Statistics (NOGGINS). It will be held Friday April 23, in room Y/Z, at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education, University of Georgia. Researchers from Statistics, Computer Science and Psychology will gather to discuss questions relating to the analysis of functional neuroimaging data. Dr. Martin Lindquist(Columbia University) is a keynote speaker and National Institute of Statistical Sciences (NISS)is a co-sponsor of this event.

Congratulations 2010 Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award Winners

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Congratulations to Andrew Brown, Christy Jenkins, and David Nelson for receiving this year's Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award from the University. This award means that their teaching performance ranks in the top 10% of all TAs at the University! They will be recognized during the Honors Day program at 2:00 pm on April 7, 2010.

Dr. Steve Marron Announced as the Speaker at the 18th Annual Bradley Lecture

Friday, April 2, 2010

The Department is pleased to welcome Dr. Steve Marron, Amos Hawley Distinguished Professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as our distinguished speaker at the 18th annual Bradley Lecture. The lecture will be held at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education in Meeting Room K on April 2, 2010. More information about this event can be found here.

Dr. Lynne Billard Highlighted in UNSWorld Magazine

Friday, January 1, 2010

As part of its 60th anniversary, the University of New South Wales highlights 60 of its alumni in its alumni magazine UNSWorld. We are proud to report that it features one of our own, University Professor Lynne Billard.