Public Health Data Challenge

Resources Roundup: Public Health Data Challenge

ASA’s Public Health Data Challenge is underway, turning the spotlight on how statistics can be used to address the opioid addiction crisis. In 2016, more Americans lost their lives to opioid overdoses than car crashes....

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Public Health Data Challenge

Student Contest: Announcing the Public Health Data Challenge

American Statistical Association’s (ASA) annual fall data challenge for students is back!    This year’s Public Health Data Challenge will turn the spotlight on the impact statistics has to improve public health with a focus on the opioid...

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Statistics Behind Fantasy Football: Prediction, Probability, and Pigskin

Statistics Behind Fantasy Football: Prediction, Probability, and Pigskin

Since its inception in 1962, fantasy football has given both fans of America’s most popular sport, as well as statistics enthusiasts, the ability to manage a virtual NFL team while competing against friends, family or perfect strangers to see...

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Fall Data Challenge for Students

Launched last year with the Police Data Challenge, the This is Statistics fall contest is an annual tradition. Each seasonal event engages students to explore datasets on an important hot topic, putting their statistics skills...

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Back to School with Stats: ‘What’s Going On in This Graph?’ is Now Weekly!

Are you taking a statistics course this year? If you are, congratulations! You’re in for a fun and challenging course that will build important skills for your future, no matter what career you choose. Here’s what you can expect in the year ahead.   But...

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