Tell your students to go into stats. The market is short on well-rounded statisticians with good business and management skills. Demand for this unique skill set is only going to grow.
Math Across the Cannon
On October 1, Prof. Rebecca Goldin of George Mason University and the nonprofit organization STATS will be delivering two lectures in Northfield. The first, at 3:30p.m. on Carleton College's campus is titled "An attempt to turn geometry into decorated graphs." The second lecture is titled "Should you believe it?" This will be held at 7:00 in Tomson 280 on the St. Olaf College campus. Full abstracts for the lectures and more information about Prof. Goldin is available here.
Why should you earn a Statistics Concentration?
How do you get started?
Ready to add a concentration in statistics? Complete this form, drop by to visit a statistics professor to discuss your plans. Declare your concentration officially at the Registrar's.
Find out about Stat Grad School from the Grads themselves... This series of articles is being organized by an Ole and many of the graduate student authors are Oles.Check it out!
St. Olaf Stat Grads News
Look for Ole Anna Ericksen Peterson on pg. 5… and Ole Steve Lund on page 9 … in the fields of Iowa at Iowa State.
Considering Grad School in Statistics or Biostatistics? Check this out.
Summer Opportunities in Biostatistics
Global Health and Biostatistics in Geneva
Work with researchers at the World Health Organization (WHO) Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, while becoming aware of the global burden of disease. Look for information on the 2009 Interim to study biostatistics in Geneva!
Kathleen Kephart, '07
Job or student Title: Grad Student
Company or School: University of Nebraska
Is willing to be contacted: No
Kathleen entered a masters program in Survey Research and Methodology at the University of Nebraska Lincoln Gallup Research Center in the fall of 2007.
Advice from this graduate: