Congrats to Our 2020 #StatsGrad Winner
July 9, 2020
Thanks to all the students, parents and teachers who celebrated 2020 graduates with us by entering the June #StatsGrad contest!
We’ve enjoyed looking through the your messages and videos submitted during our 2020 #StatsGrad contest. We’re excited to announce Erin Bugbee as this year’s winner!
Erin received her Bachelor of Science degree with honors in statistics and Bachelor of Arts degree in behavioral decision sciences from Brown University. She is excited to continue her studies at Carnegie Mellon University as a behavioral decision research Ph.D. candidate.
Congratulations Erin and all of our 2020 #StatsGrads! Despite this challenging and unconventional year, you have countless opportunities to make a lasting impact in the world with your statistics skills!
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