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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 Time Location Speaker
2/2/2024 2-3pm Duques 152 Jingshen Wang, UC Berkeley
2/23/2024 2-3pm Duques 152 Yaakov Malinovsky, UMBC


All Day Mount Vernon Campus George's STAT DAY 2024
4/12/2024 2-3pm TBA Zhuoran Yang, Yale University
4/19/2024 2-3pm TBA Yulia Gel, UT Dallas
5/9/2024 - 5/11/2024 All Day TBA Statistics in the Age of AI


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Upcoming Events

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Recent News

(Left to right) Gina Adam, Ling Hao, Fang Jin and Arkady Yerukhimovich are advancing their fields with the help of NSF Career grants.

Fang Jin Receives Prestigious National Science Foundation CAREER Award

The National Science Foundation awarded four researchers at GW the federal agency’s most prestigious honor, which supports new work from junior faculty. 

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Prof. Huixia Judy Wang elected to the Institute of Mathematical Statistics Council

Prof. Huixia Judy Wang has been announced to be elected to the Institute of Mathematical Statistics Council. The Institute of Mathematical Statistics is an international professional and scholarly...

Prof. Xiaoke Zhang becomes new ISI Elected Member

Professor Xiaoke Zhang has been announced as a newly elected ISI Member.

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Prof. Fang Jin has received a CAREER Award from NSF

Prof. Fang Jin has received an Early Career Development Award from the National Science Foundation, more commonly known as a CAREER Award. This award is one of the highest honors given by the NSF to...

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.

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