If you work with data and statistics in the metropolitan Washington, D.C. area, we encourage you to join the Washington Statistical Society (WSS)!
The WSS is the largest, most active chapter of the American Statistical Association (ASA) with almost 900 members. Our members work in the government, academic, and private sectors, spanning many disciplines. Members' interests and expertise cover an extensive range of areas in applied and theoretical statistics, data collection, survey methods, and allied subjects.
|16 Feb 2017||Sports Analytics Discussion|
|23 Feb 2017||Implementing the New OMB Cognitive Interviewing Standards and Guidelines|
|8 March 2017||rpms: An R Package for Modeling Survey Data with Regression Trees|
|16 March 2017||Human Trafficking Prevalence Estimation Methods in the United States: A Technical Evaluation|
|3 April 2017||Workshop on Survey Nonresponse|
|20 April 2017||How to Avoid Some Common Graphical Mistakes|
|21 April 2017||Short Course: Communicating Data Clearly|
Newsletter Deadline is the 20th of the Month!
The deadline to get articles into the next newsletter is the 20th of each month. Please send your input in MS Word or plain text to the WSS Newsletter Editor, Colleen Choi. Please do not submit your items in pdf or in the body of an email.
The Current edition of the WSS Newsletter is available. Click here to read it. WSS members receive our monthly newsletter, which includes announcements and descriptions of forthcoming technical programs, short courses, and social events. It also provides an employment column, publicizing job openings and describing credentials of members seeking employment.
April 18, 2016 Mini-Conference on Paradata Group Photo
Don Jang (WSS Methodology Section Chair), Mike Fleming (Event Moderator), Alyssa Maccarone (Event Coordinator), Stephanie Coffey, Shawn Marsh, Emilia Peytcheva, Brady West (Presenters)