2024 Regional Electronic Conference On Teaching Statistics (Regional eCOTS)

2024 Regional Electronic Conference On Teaching Statistics (Regional eCOTS)

Jun 14, 2024 - 12:00 AM
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Our second Regional eCOTS is on Friday, June 14th, 2024.

Click here for the eCOTS 2024 Regional Conference flyer.

All individuals interested in statistics are welcome to join us.


Tentative Schedule of Events 

Time Activity 
9:30am Arrive 
10:00am Welcome (room TBA) 
10:15am Featured Speaker:  Paul Roback 
11:00am Water Break 
11am Discussions #1 
12:00pm Lunch 
1:00pm Breakout Sessions #1 
1:50pm Breakout Sessions #2 
2:40pm Break 
3:15pm Virtual Session Viewing 
3:50pm Reflections, Discussions, and Closing 
5:00pm Dismissal 

A detailed program will be posted here when the event is closer. 


Featured Speaker

Our Featured Speaker is Paul Roback. Paul Roback is a Professor of Statistics and Data Science and Chair of the Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science Department at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN.  At St. Olaf, Paul co-founded the Center for Interdisciplinary Research, where students collaborate on data-focused research projects with faculty from around campus; co-authored a textbook on generalized linear models and multilevel models for their Advanced Statistical Modeling course; and introduced multiple data science courses into their curriculum.  Paul is the past Chair of the ASA Section on Statistics and Data Science Education, and he is currently part of the Test Development Committee for AP Statistics.  Outside of his office, Paul can often be found on the tennis courts, hiking or biking, or agonizingly watching Minnesota sports teams. 



To participate in the Regional eCOTS at ISU, participants must register here.

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Dr. Laura Ziegler (Teaching Professor, Department of Statistics, ISU) 

Dr. Anna Peterson (Teaching Professor, Department of Statistics, ISU) 

Dr. Ulrike Genschel (Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, ISU)



If you have any questions, please contact Laura Ziegler.