Applied Statistics

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First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Cameron 'Pandering To Ukip' With Controversial New Peer

David Cameron has been accused of "yet again running scared of Ukip" by appointing the head of a controversial anti-migration pressure group to the House of Lords.The Prime Minister "personally" wanted Sir Andrew Green, head of MigrationWatch , in the ... [Published Huffington Post UK - 5 hours ago]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

The Importance of Setting the Stage

The motivation for engaging in peer review of teaching vacillates between providing opportunities to improve teaching and to evaluate teaching performance. The first is an exercise that is formative in nature where improvement of teaching is the purpose. ... [Published ELearn Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Study links antibiotic to heart death risk

Danish researchers reported a link between a commonly-used antibiotic and a "significantly" higher risk of heart deaths, while observers urged caution in interpreting the results.In a study published online by the British medical journal The BMJ, the ... [Published New Vision - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 2 reports

Shanghai’s consumers see morale gain in Q3

THE confidence of Shanghai consumers rebounded in the third quarter as they were more willing to accept a “new normal” of slower but sustained economic growth while the central government’s targeted stimulus measures gave them hope, a survey showed y ... [Published Shanghai Daily - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 11 2014 - 1 reports

Lead Program Biostatistician, Clinical

Overview:Genomic Health is seeking an exceptional individual with strong statistical and computational skills to participate in the development and validation of genomic biomarker assays that help cancer patients and their physicians make better treatment ... [Published PharmaDiversity - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Foundational and Applied Statistics for Biologists Using R

This is a terrific intermediate level modern applied statistics text for biologists… or anyone else who is interested in data analysis. It is a big, handsome book of 600 plus pages. That might seem annoyingly large, but it sure does make it easy to do ... [Published MAA Online - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Marijuana law may be sending mixed message

advertisementThis week Maryland began experimenting with marijuana.The state has joined a growing number of other states and the District of Columbia in decriminalizing the possession of small amounts of marijuana.Two states, Colorado and Washington, ... [Published SoMdNews.com - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

FVSU Department of Mathematics and Computer Sciences provides new Applied Statistics Internships

- This fall, Fort Valley State University's Mathematics and Computer Science Department will be presenting new re, internship and mentoring opportunities for students and faculty pursuing minors in Applied Statistics. The new program was launched this ... [Published Noodls - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Career opportunities for young Africans at the World Bank

Through targeted programs and internships, the World Bank benefits from investing in the talent of young African professionals, and has much to gain by investing in more. Below is a list of career opportunities available for young Africans who are interested ... [Published World Bank - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Job-worthy degree combines admin and tech

The Council of Graduate Schools has approved a Professional Science Master's designation for two programs at Cornell that combine technical and business instruction, in Food Science and Applied Statistics. ... [Published Cornell Science and Technology News - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 2 reports

Open thread for night owls: Global warming and loss of labor productivity

Joe Romm at Climate Progress writes Labor Day 2050: Global Warming And The Coming Collapse Of Labor Productivity :Global warming is projected to have a serious negative impact on labor productivity this century. Here is a look at what we know. In 2013, ... [Published Daily Kos - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 2 reports

Noted for Your Morning Procrastination for June 30, 2014

Over at Equitable Growth -- The Equitablog James Surowiecki: Why Are the Super-Rich So Angry? : The New Yorker |Washington Center for Equitable Growth What's Really Going On with American Politics and Governance?: Monday Focus for June 30, 2014 ... [Published Brad DeLong - Jun 30 2014]

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Sir Andrew said: "MigrationWatch UK was very much a team effort so I am very grateful for the commitment and hard work of my colleagues, many of them volunteers, that had made this possible."
...Hutchings' recommendations should also be heeded today, especially as they relate to online learning environments: "What is needed, rather, is thoughtful, ongoing discussion by relevant groups of peers, attempting to say ever more clearly what constitutes good teaching, putting forward powerful images and examples of it, and working toward definitions that can guide and be guided by concrete acts of judgment" [2] . This is our challenge. How do we establish a culture of inquiry that centers on the practices of effective online teaching?
While the absolute increase in risk with clarithromycin was small, the team said, it was "one of the more commonly used antibiotics in many countries... thus the total number of excess cardiac deaths may not be negligible"
Priority funding will be provided to faculty with students who are registered for or completed the "Applied Regression Analysis" or "Biostatistics "The establishment of a minor in statistics is a great addition to the current programs we offer here at FVSU "Faculty re mentors (with two students) who complete successfully will be compensated by the end of the summer for up to $1,280.00 per year," Aberra"

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Cameron 'Pandering To Ukip' With Controversial ... [Published Huffington Post UK - 5 hours ago]
The Importance of Setting the Stage [Published ELearn Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
Study links antibiotic to heart death risk [Published New Vision - Oct 14 2014]
Shanghai’s consumers see morale gain in Q3 [Published Shanghai Daily - Oct 13 2014]
Consumer confidence rises as city residents acc... [Published Shanghai Daily - Oct 13 2014]
Lead Program Biostatistician, Clinical [Published PharmaDiversity - Oct 10 2014]
Foundational and Applied Statistics for Biologi... [Published MAA Online - Oct 09 2014]
Some syllabus changes needed in the CA course [Published Caclubindia - Oct 04 2014]
Marijuana law may be sending mixed message [Published SoMdNews.com - Oct 03 2014]
Statistician joins ASU as inaugural Charles Wex... [Published Arizona State University - Oct 03 2014]
FVSU Department of Mathematics and Computer Sci... [Published Noodls - Sep 26 2014]
Career opportunities for young Africans at the ... [Published World Bank - Sep 17 2014]
Principal Biostatistician, Clinical [Published PharmaDiversity - Sep 16 2014]
Job-worthy degree combines admin and tech [Published Cornell Science and Technology News - Sep 08 2014]
Open thread for night owls: Global warming and ... [Published Daily Kos - Sep 02 2014]
Labor Day 2050: Global Warming And The Coming C... [Published Think Progress - Sep 01 2014]
Common antibiotic linked to sudden heart deaths [Published Telegraph - Aug 20 2014]
From the basics of programming to financial mar... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Jul 14 2014]
Noted for Your Morning Procrastination for June... [Published Brad DeLong - Jun 30 2014]
Noted for Your Morning Procrastination for June... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Jun 30 2014]
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Job-worthy degree combines admin and tech [Published Cornell Science and Technology News - Sep 08 2014]
The Council of Graduate Schools has approved a Professional Science Master's designation for two programs at Cornell that combine technical and business instruction, in Food Science and Applied Statistics. ...
Open thread for night owls: Global warming and ... [Published Daily Kos - Sep 02 2014]
Joe Romm at Climate Progress writes Labor Day 2050: Global Warming And The Coming Collapse Of Labor Productivity :Global warming is projected to have a serious negative impact on labor productivity this century. Here is a look at what we know. In 2013, ...
Labor Day 2050: Global Warming And The Coming C... [Published Think Progress - Sep 01 2014]
Los Angeles City Street Services Field Engineering Aide Winston Chu drinks water as his crew paves streets in a heat wave. CREDIT: AP Photo/ Damian Dovarganes Global warming is projected to have a serious negative impact on labor productivity this ...
From the basics of programming to financial mar... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Jul 14 2014]
Want to gain an edge in your working life? Learning new skills online doesn’t cost you anything but time. Based on data from online education platform Coursera, we compiled a list of the 12 most popular, free online classes for working professionals. ...
Noted for Your Morning Procrastination for June... [Published Brad DeLong - Jun 30 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth -- The Equitablog James Surowiecki: Why Are the Super-Rich So Angry? : The New Yorker |Washington Center for Equitable Growth What's Really Going On with American Politics and Governance?: Monday Focus for June 30, 2014 ...
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