News: 2023


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


Visit Day for Prospective PhD Students

March 3, 2023

Keisha Prowoznik, Admissions & Student Affairs Specialist

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!  

Our Winter 2023 graduates

February 7, 2023

Xinyi Gu, MS Student

Congratulations and best wishes to our Winter 2023 graduates!


Billingsley Lectures on Probability

January 26, 2023

Patrick Billingsley

We are pleased to have Prof. Russell Lyons, Department of Mathematics, Indiana University, as our honored speaker.

Bahadur Memorial Lectures

January 26, 2023

Prof. Dr. Sara van de Geer, Department of Mathematics, and Seminar für Statistik (SfS), ETH Zürich, will give the 22nd Annual Bahadur Lectures on May 1st and May 4th, 2023.  Further details to come.