2020 #StatsGrads, Parents and Teachers, Celebrate with Us & Enter to Win
June 8, 2020
Students, even though the pandemic has changed the way your graduation is commemorated, your statistics degree is still something to celebrate!
#StatsGrad submissions will be shared on the This is Statistics blog, and one lucky winner will get a $100 Amazon gift card!
Students, what does your graduation mean to you? What plans do you have for your bright future?
Parents, what makes you proud about how your graduate pursued their studies?
Teachers, what message do you have for your students as they embark on their next steps into the world?
Share Your #StatsGrad Message with Posts, Pictures or Videos, and Enter to Win!
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