News: 2023


Meet Cristina Martin-Linares, Postdoctoral Scholar

May 23, 2023

Please welcome Cristina Martin-Linares to our department.

Alumni SPOTLIGHT:  Meet Matthew Reimherr, PhD’13

May 23, 2023

Our Spring 2023 Consulting Cup Award Winners

May 17, 2023

Spring 2023 Consulting Cup Winners

Congratulations to our Spring 2023 Consulting Cup winners!

Our 2022-23 Consulting and Senior Consultant Award Winners

May 17, 2023

Soumyabrata Kundu, PhD student

Congratulations to the following students for their outstanding participation and contribution to the Consulting Program. 

Robert E. Kass Elected to National Academy of Sciences

May 12, 2023

Robert E. Kass, PhD'80, Maurice Falk Professor of Statistics & Computational Neuroscience

Robert E. Kass, alumnus of the Department of Statistics, PhD'80, and the Maurice Falk Professor of Statistics and Computational Neuroscience at Carnegie Mellon University, has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) in recognition of his distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. 

Matthew Stephens elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society!

May 10, 2023

Matthew Stephens, Ralph W. Gerard Professor, Departments of Statistics and Human Genetics, and the College

Our Chair, Matthew Stephens, Ralph W. Gerard Professor, Departments of Statistics and Human Genetics, and member of the Committee on Computational and Applied Mathematics has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society!

Rina Foygel Barber named IMS Fellow

May 5, 2023

Rina Foygel Barber

Rina Foygel Barber, Louis Block Professor, University of Chicago, has been named Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS). 

Our Spring Quarter 2023 Graduates

May 2, 2023

Congratulations and best wishes!


Aaron Groff wins the Draft-Legal Duathlon National Championships!

April 27, 2023

Aaron Groff, MS Student

Aaron Groff, Master's student in the Department of Statistics, wins the Draft-Legal Duathlon National Championships in Irving, Texas, at the 2023 USA Triathlon Multisport National Championships Festival.

Alumni SPOTLIGHT: Meet Andrew Poppick, PhD’16

April 25, 2023

Congratulations and best wishes!

April 19, 2023

Shannon Jordan, Dept Secretary

Best wishes on your recent engagement, Shannon.

Alumni SPOTLIGHT:  Meet Shinpei Nakamura Sakai

April 5, 2023


An Applied Mathematician With an Unexpected Toolbox

March 3, 2023

Lek-Heng Lim, Professor, Department of Statistics and Committee on Computational and Applied Mathematics

Lek-Heng Lim uses tools from algebra, geometry and topology to answer questions in machine learning.

The Winter Consulting Cup Award

March 1, 2023

The Consulting Cup Team Award presentation was held at noon today, Wednesday, March 1, 2023.  


Solution to Puzzle 42!

February 27, 2023

Congratulations to Soham Bonnerjee, PhD candidate, Department of Statistics, for solving both parts of Puzzle 42!