Recent Statistics News

Mark Daniel Ward Teaches Big Data Analysis Using New Version of ITaP’s Scholar Cluster
03/01/2017
Professor teaches big data analysis using new, interactive version of ITaP’s Scholar cluster.

Kelly-Ann Dixon Wins 2016 Graduate School Excellence in Teaching Award
11/21/2016
Kelly-Ann Dixon Wins 2016 Graduate School Excellence in Teaching Award

Professor Stanley Chan Wins Best Paper Award at IEEE International Conference
10/07/2016
Professor Stanley Chan Wins Best Paper Award at IEEE International Conference on Image Processing

Mark Daniel Ward Featured Article on Peer to Peer Mentoring
10/06/2016
Professor Mark Daniel Ward's Featured Article about Peer to Peer Mentoring in Amstat News

2016 Statistics and Actuarial Science Outstanding Alumni
09/24/2016
Paul Schultz awarded 2016 Actuarial Science Outstanding Alumni and Carol Jobusch awarded 2015 Statistics Outstanding Alumni.

Ellen Gundlach wins 2016 Celebration of Excellence in Teaching Award
09/09/2016
Ellen Gundlach wins 2016 Celebration of Excellence in Teaching Award

Ellen Gundlach wins Best Paper Award at 2016 JSM
08/12/2016
Ellen Gundlach wins Jackie Dietz Best Paper Award at 2016 JSM

Professor Ward Named Most Outstanding Faculty
08/08/2016
Professor Mark Daniel Ward was named Most Outstanding Faculty at the 2016 Favorite Faculty Reception.

We're Using a Common Statistical Test All Wrong. Statisticians Want to Fix That
03/11/2016
The ASA has released six principles for the correct usage of p-values.

3rd Lake Michigan Workshop on Combinatorics and Graph Theory
01/21/2016
Organized by Edinah Gnang of the Department of Mathematics and Mark Daniel Ward of the Department of Statistics, Purdue University will hold the 3rd Lake Michigan Workshop on Combinatorics and Graph Theory.

Announcing the Regina and Norman F. Carroll Scholarship and Research Awards
01/12/2016
We are pleased to announce the Regina and Norman F. Carroll (Col. USAF) Scholarship and Research Awards in honor of the parents of our alum, Professor Raymond J. Carroll.

Professor Rebecca W. Doerge Appointed President's Fellow for Big Data and Simulation
12/08/2015
Congratulations to Rebecca on her influential appointment driving the direction of Big Data at Purdue University.

Ph.D. Student Yixuan Qiu wins Third Place at ICSA Midwest Chapter Meeting's Poster Award
11/13/2015
Congratulations to Ph.D. student Yixuan Qiu (advisors Dr. Lingsong Zhang and Dr. Xiao Wang), who was recently awarded the third place prize for the student poster competition at the International Chinese Statistical Association (ICSA) Midwest Chapter meeting for his poster titled Semi-Bayes Problems and Methods.

Dr. Min Zhang Awarded NIH Grant
11/09/2015
Congratulations to Dr. Min Zhang for her successful application and award from the NIH!

Congratulations to Ph.D. Student Ji Hwan Oh
11/03/2015
Congratulations to Ph.D. student Ji Hwan Oh (advisor Dr. Hyonho Chun), who was recently awarded the first place prize for the student poster competition at the International Chinese Statistical Association (ICSA) Midwest Chapter meeting.

2015 Statistics and Actuarial Science Outstanding Alumni
09/25/2015
Chris Freese awarded 2015 Actuarial Science Outstanding Alumni and Eric Fox awarded 2015 Statistics Outstanding Alumni.

Dr. Mark Daniel Ward Inducted into the Purdue University Teaching Academy
09/22/2015
Congratulations to Dr. Mark Daniel Ward on his induction to the Purdue University Teaching Academy.

Marcel Neuts Lectures of the Department of Statistics Purdue University
09/03/2015
The students and friends of Marcel Neuts are privileged to honor his memory by endowing the Marcel Neuts Lectures of the Department of Statistics.

New ASA Purdue Student Chapter
08/29/2015
STAT-ASA is a student run organization for BOTH graduate and undergraduate students interested in the study of statistics in the broadest sense.

Graduates Xiaoguang Wang and Hao Zhang Found International Trading Firm
08/17/2015
2015 graduates Xiaoguang Wang and Hao Zhang partnered to found Equilibrium Capital, LLC, an international trading firm with offices in Chicago and Shanghai.

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