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  • Congratulations to our spring 2022 Research Excellence Award Winners:

  • Congratulations to our spring 2022 Teaching Excellence Award Winners!

  • Alicia Carriquiry, Distinguished Professor in the Department of Statistics, is one of three editors for the book, "Statistics in the Public Interest" which is out now. The book is written in memory of Stephen E. Fienberg and edited by Alicia, Judith M. Tanur, William F. Eddy, and Margaret L. Smykla.

    The book explores a mix of original research and reviews in a wide range of topics. With applied and theoretical chapters, historical accounts, and policy-relevant discussions, there is something for everyone. It provides a tour of Steve Fienberg's most important contributions in statistics and policy.

  • On Monday, May 2nd the Department of Statistics gathered at Reiman Gardens to honor Sarah Nusser who retired in 2021 after more than three decades at Iowa State. Following her obtainment of both bachelor's and master's degrees in botany from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and North Carolina State University, Sarah earned MS and Ph.D. degrees in statistics at ISU. She joined the Department of Statistics as an assistant professor in 1992. By 2003, Nusser was promoted to full professor and named Fellow of the American Statistical Association. She served as Director of the Center for Survey Statistics and Methodology (CSSM) for many years and played a major role in making CSSM the strong unit it is today.

  • The Statistics Social Committee hosted a spring breakfast at Inis Grove Park on Saturday, May 30th. 

  • Several members of our faculty and staff have won well-deserved awards.  

    Congratulations to the following:

    Ranjan Maitra, LAS Award for Excellence in Graduate Mentoring Jarad Niemi, ISU Interdisciplinary Team Research Award Jarad Niemi, LAS Award for Outstanding Achievement in Extension or Professional Practice Dan Nordman, LAS Award for Outstanding Achievement in Research Jessica Severe, LAS Merit Excellence Award

    The LAS awards will be presented during the LAS Fall Convocation on September 6 at 3:30 p.m.

  • On Friday, April 22nd STAT-ers, the Statistics graduate student organization, hosted a departmental game night in Snedecor 3105.  

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