News & Events

Statistics Seminar Series 

The department hosts a seminar featuring a guest speaker every other week on current research topics. Seminars are usually held between 2-3pm on Fridays, unless otherwise noted. Upcoming events will be listed on this page when scheduled.

Date Location Speaker
2/10/2023 MPA 309 Kimberly Sellers, Georgetown University
2/17/2023 MPA 309 Susan Ellenberg, University of Pennsylvania
3/3/2023 MPA 309 Tailen Hsing, University of Michigan
4/14/2023 MPA 309 Nell Sedransk, NISS
4/28/2023 MPA 309 Xiaojia Guo, University of Maryland


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Department Newsletter



Sent exclusively to alumni, the Department of Statistics newsletter features alumni and department updates, as well as event information. If you are one of our alumni, update your contact information with the GW Office of Alumni Relations to start receiving this and other exclusive alumni benefits. 

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PhD Student Newsletter

Recent News

Professor Nozer Darabsha Singpurwalla

In Memory of Nozer Darabsha Singpurwalla

Former GW Distinguished Research Professor of Physics Nozer Darabsha Singpurwalla, 83, passed away on July 22, 2022, at his home surrounded by family.

Huixia Judy Wang

Dr. Huixia Judy Wang to Deliver 2022 IMS Medallion Lecture

Professor of Statistics Huixia Judy Wang was named by the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) as one of the 2022 IMS Medallion Lecturers.

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Proof of Life: How Data Impacts the Real World

As an applied statistician, Qing Pan informs public health policy and testifies in courts. She encourages students to make numbers add up to life-changing exper

American Statistical Association

GW’s student chapter of the American Statistical Association (ASA) hosts professional development workshops, guest speaker events, social gatherings and more on campus. Students of any major, from the undergraduate through the doctoral level, are welcome to join.

Visit the GW ASA Website