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May 27, 2020

College Honors 2020 Solomon Scholar Graduates

Meet four extraordinary students who received support from the college’s signature undergraduate scholarship program.

May 26, 2020

Statistics and COVID-19: Forecasting the Spread

Members of the Wolfpack have stepped up in unimaginable ways during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Michael DeWitt, a 2019 graduate of the Master of Statistics online program, has been working since the beginning of the outbreak to forecast the spread of the pandemic in a few North Carolina counties for Greensboro-based Cone Health.  DeWitt is a … Continue reading Statistics and COVID-19: Forecasting the Spread

Mar 12, 2020

Meet the 2020 Watauga Medal Winners

Three alumni receive NC State’s highest nonacademic honor for their decades of service to the university.

Mar 4, 2020

The Pathway Toward Quality Assurance

A new group of NC State faculty members are on their way to Quality Matters course certification through completion of the Online Course Improvement Program (OCIP). This cohort will work to make improvements to their online or blended courses and continue raising the bar for quality online education at NC State.

Feb 6, 2020

Stefanski Named Chair of AAAS Statistics Section

Leonard Stefanski, head of NC State’s Department of Statistics, was elected to a leadership role in the prestigious science organization.

Dec 18, 2019

Online Statistics Graduate Correlates Academic and Professional Success

Chelsea Ross’s December commencement marks the completion of her Master of Statistics degree from NC State Online. She has directly applied her coursework to her position as a full-time data scientist, enhancing success in both areas.

Dec 13, 2019

Alyson Wilson named Associate Vice Chancellor

Dr. Alyson Wilson has been appointed to Associate Vice Chancellor for National Security and Special Research Initiatives starting January 1, 2020.  The Associate Vice Chancellor for National Security and Special Research Initiatives leads the NC… Continue reading “Alyson Wilson named Associate Vice Chancellor”

Nov 19, 2019

Inspiring Tomorrow’s Statistics Leaders

Six female graduate and undergraduate students from the Department of Statistics recently attended a national conference, thanks to funding from two endowed professorships.

Nov 12, 2019

Statistician Laber Named Goodnight Distinguished Professor

The College of Sciences has named Eric Laber as a Goodnight Distinguished Professor in Statistics.

Nov 12, 2019

Statistician Reich Named Cox Distinguished Professor

The College of Sciences has named Brian Reich of the Department of Statistics the Gertrude M. Cox Distinguished Professor.