News: Students

2021

Consulting Award Winner!

June 11, 2021

Please join us in congratulating Micól Tresoldi, winner of our consulting award for 2020-2021.


Spring Quarter 2021 graduates

May 24, 2021

Congratulations and best wishes to our Spring Quarter 2021 graduates!


David Wallace Award for Applied Statistics

May 24, 2021

The Department's David Wallace Award for Applied Statistics is given yearly to graduate students working on applications of statistics in scientific domains. The award includes a supplement to the student’s summer support. This year, the award is given to Micol Tresoldi for her research on sparsity in ANOVA and F-ratios, and for her outstanding contributions to the consulting program over the years. 


Symposium highlights UChicago collaborations with leading French research center

May 18, 2021

An online symposium featured 11 presentations by student teams from UChicago and French universities affiliated with the French National Centre for Scientific Research, with questions and discussion from faculty supervisors. Attendees voted to choose the best presentations and awarded two prizes. PSD’s Yi Liu in statistics (pictured) and Maria Douaihy of CNRS – U. Montpellier won second place for “Modeling Transcriptional Bursting in Space and Time.” First place was awarded to Marie Greaney of BSD and Maxime Lehman of CNRS – U. Paris-Saclay for “How is Sensory Information Transformed into Appropriate Motor Control?”


Summer Quarter Graduate Registration

May 17, 2021

Registration begins Monday, May 17th, and ends Friday, May 21st, at noon.


Congratulations to our Harper Fellow!

May 13, 2021

Statistics PhD Pinhan Chen has been awarded the prestigious Harper Dissertation Fellowship for 2021-22.


Alumni SPOTLIGHT: Meet Jessica Kunke

April 5, 2021

Our Alumni SPOTLIGHT highlights Jessica Kunke, MS 2020.


Meet statistics student, Ahmed Bou-Rabee

March 10, 2021

Read about our Ph.D. student, Ahmed Bou-Rabee and his research, experiences, and future career plans.


Winter 2021 Graduates

March 9, 2021

Best wishes to our Winter Quarter 2021 graduates!


Yi Liu Awarded SBSS Student Paper Award 

February 5, 2021

Ph.D. candidate, Yi Liu, has been awarded the prestigious SBSS Student Paper Award.


Congratulations to Pinhan Chen, Lizhen Nie, Enakshi Saha, Hai Tran-Bach, and Jiacheng Wang who are among twenty PhD students selected as 2020–21 Radix Trading Fellows

January 5, 2021


Our application for Fall 2021 is now closed!

January 4, 2021

Our application for Fall 2021 is now closed!


2020

Autumn Quarter 2020 Graduates

November 19, 2020

Best wishes to our Autumn Quarter 2020 graduates!


Our application for Fall 2021 is OPEN!

October 5, 2020

The application deadline for Fall 2021 is January 3rd. Read more about our exciting programs of study at our Divisional and Departmental Admissions sites. Questions? Visit our FAQs.


Alumni SPOTLIGHT:  Meet Vivak Patel

September 29, 2020

Our spotlight highlights Vivak Patel, PhD 2018, and his current career highlights as well as his experiences as a Statistics student.