Congrats to Our #StatsGrad Winner!
June 20, 2017
This is Statistics is proud to announce the winner of our 2017 #StatsGrad contest. Congratulations to Edie Espejo at UC Davis on her winning entry, and her BS in Statistics. Her entry featured statistical play on America’s Next Top Model posing with her fellow graduates as “America’s Next Top Liner Model”.
Check out the winning entry and other #StatsGrads below. Of course all statistics graduates are winners in our book, setting themselves up for a promising career in a field with ample opportunity, great pay and a wide range of fields to choose from. The class of 2017 has never looked better!
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