Statistics Team Advances in the Capital One Contest

Monday, April 11, 2016

Congratulations to Statistics students Xianyan Chen, Xiaodong Jiang, Jerry Shi, and Yang Song, who are one of five finalist teams in the Capital One Contest. The team members, along with advisor Jaxk Reeves, have been invited to Capital One headquarters, where they, along with the four other finalist teams, will present their analysis. The winner will be determined after the team presentations, April 20-22, 2016.

We wish the best of luck with the next stage of the competition! 

 

Congratulations Mark Werner & Liang Liu!

Thursday, February 18, 2016

The Department of Statistics congratulates Mark Werner on his promotion to Senior Lecturer and Liang Liu on his promotion to Associate Professor with tenure! We are so happy to have these two distinguished academics represent our department. 

Congratulations again! 

Pengsheng Ji Receives the M.G. Michael Award for Research

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Congrats to Pengsheng for his recognition of excellence in research! 

We are so proud of you! 

Kim Gilbert Receives the Sandy Beaver Excellence in Teaching Award

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Congrats to Kim Gilbert on her recognition and award! These awards for excellence in teaching annually honor outstanding faculty in the Franklin College who have shown a sustained commitment to high-quality instruction.

We are so proud of you! 

Congratulations to Sha Cao!!!!

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Sha Cao, a PhD student in Statistics, working in Bioinformatics won the very competitive and prestigious Grimes Family Distinguished Graduate Fellowship in Natural Sciences. 

The Grimes Fellowship provides academic year support to a graduate student in Franklin College majoring in the Natural Sciences working on the area of cancer research. The applicant should be in good academic standing, have innovative ideas, a strong work ethic and a creative mind.

Congratulations, Sha, for this great recognition!  

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