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-Thad Hellman '98
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''Why should you earn a Statistics Concentration?''

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''Why should you earn a Statistics Concentration?''

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[http://www.nytimes.com/2009/08/06/technology/06stats.html NYT touts Statistics careers]

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[http://www.slate.com/id/2130328/ Learn Statistics. Go Abroad.]

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[http://www.slate.com/id/2130328/ Learn Statistics. Go Abroad.]

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[http://www.amstat.org/careers/index.cfm?fuseaction=main What statisticians do]

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[http://www.amstat.org/careers/whatdostatisticiansdo.cfm What statisticians do]

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''How do you get started?''

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''How do you get started?''

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[[First_Statistics_Course|Which statistics course should you take?]]

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[http://devel.cs.stolaf.edu/projects/mscs-web/wiki/images/thumb/6/69/Statistics_Course_Flowchart2.jpg/397px-Statistics_Course_Flowchart2.jpg Which statistics course should you take?]

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[http://www.stolaf.edu/catalog/academicprogram/statistics.html Information about the statistics concentration]

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[http://www.stolaf.edu/catalog/academicprogram/statistics.html Information about the statistics concentration]

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Ready to add a concentration in statistics? Complete this form [[Media:Stat contract Mar09.pdf|Statistics Contract]] and drop it off at RNS 509.

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Ready to add a concentration in statistics? Complete this [https://spreadsheets0.google.com/a/stolaf.edu/viewform?hl=en&formkey=dDkwSnczQzlxS0ttRGtLUGQ5VkxnWEE6MQ#gid=0 form], drop by to visit a statistics professor to discuss your plans. Declare your concentration officially at the Registrar's.

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''St. Olaf Stat Grads News''

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[http://www.stat.purdue.edu/news/rau-baumann-asa-committee.html Pro Bono Work at Purdue]

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[http://www.stat.purdue.edu/news/achberger_baumann_receive_distance_education_incentive_award.html Get Awards]

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[https://docs.google.com/a/stolaf.edu/fileview?id=0B4SmMwL-d5pnMmU4ZDIwODctMzU0Yy00MDRjLTlhYzYtOTNjODNmMTFkNjY1&hl=en Look for Ole Anna Ericksen Peterson on pg. 5… and Ole Steve Lund on page 9 … in the fields of Iowa at Iowa State.]

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[http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/faculty_bios/view/Nicole_Carnegie Nicole Bohme Carnegie]

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[http://www.stat.colostate.edu/seminars/20100423.html Kelly McConville Seminar at CSU]

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Considering Grad School in Statistics or Biostatistics? [http://www.amstat.org/outreach/departmentsurveys.cfm Check this out.]

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## Revision as of 13:35, 3 October 2012

It is utterly implausible that a mathematical formula should make the future known to us, and those who think it can would once have believed in witchcraft.

--Betrand de Jouvenel, The Art of Conjectur

## Contents

Tell your students to go into stats. The market is short on well-rounded statisticians with good business and management skills. Demand for this unique skill set is only going to grow.

-Thad Hellman '98

### St. Olaf Stat Grads News

#### Look for Ole Anna Ericksen Peterson on pg. 5… and Ole Steve Lund on page 9 … in the fields of Iowa at Iowa State.

Nicole Bohme Carnegie

Kelly McConville Seminar at CSU

## Summer Opportunities

### Statistics Program News

'06-'07 News and Events

'05-'06 News and Events

'04-'05 News and Events

#### Global Health and Biostatistics in Geneva

Work with researchers at the World Health Organization (WHO) Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, while becoming aware of the global burden of disease. Look for information on the 2009 Interim to study biostatistics in Geneva!