Research for Undergraduates Summer Institute of Statistics
June 17th - August 23rd, 2019

Length of Program

This is a 10-week summer program. The goal is to prepare undergraduate
students for a graduate research career in the Statistical Sciences, especially those
students from underrepresented minority groups. RUSIS@OSU will be held at
Oregon State University, and students will have access to cutting-edge
computational facilities and state-of-the-art teaching classrooms.

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine will conduct a program evaluation of the Mi

Javier Rojo has been appointed to the editorial board of Involve, a mathematics journal. The appointment starts in March. He has also been appointed Chair of external review committee for the Stat Program at UT San Antonio. He also participated in an NSF panel in January.

Javier Rojo's appointment to the National Advisory Committee to The Statistics and Applied Mathematics Institute (SAMSI) has been renewed for another 3 years (2018 - 2020).

The competition was hosted by the U.S. Census Bureau, who provided data. The prompt was to help non-profits in planning future fundraising endeavors.

Travel award to attend the 2017 AAPOR Conference in New Orleans, awarded by the Graduate School.

Heather presented a poster at the conerence, titled "A Bayesian Approach to Remedy the Consequences of Within Subject Correlations in Mode Effect Adjustments."

Every year since 1946, the Loyd F. Carter Award has been presented to two outstanding College of Science faculty members: one for undergraduate teaching and one for graduate teaching.

Every year since 1946, the Loyd F. Carter Award has been presented to two outstanding College of Science faculty members: one for undergraduate teaching and one for graduate teaching.

Students will work with DNA sequence data from microbiome samples collected from animals to determine how the gut microbiome is affected by environmental conditions and how it associates with health.