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Information about the field of statistics and what you can do with a degree in statistics. To learn more, go to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the American Statistical Association's Career Center.
Comprehensive Studies Program (CSP), Statistics Tutoring @ University of Michigan
If you'd like to tutor Statistics 250/350 through the Comprehensive Studies Program, just fill out an application or email Chauncey Williams, the Tutor Coordinator.
Department of Statistics, Statistics Tutoring @ University of Michigan
If you'd like to tutor Statistics courses, contact the Statistics Department to be added to the list.
Department of Statistics @ University of Michigan
The Department of Statistics!
Center for Statistical Consultation and Research (CSCAR) @ University of Michigan
CSCAR is a service and research unit located in The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR). Its staff provides statistical services to faculty, primary researchers, graduate students and staff of the University.
Spatial and Numeric Data Services (SAND) @ University of Michigan
SAND provides assistance with spatial data, numeric data, and statistics for the University of Michigan community.
The Ann Arbor ASA chapter holds regular FREE introductory workshops in R, SPSS, SAS, STATA, etc. Thinking of joining ASA? Ann Arbor ASA will reimburse $10 of the membership cost for NEW student members! Just ask about the Member-Get-A-Member Campaign. They also have a Google Site.
American Statistical Association (ASA) - National Chapter
From the ASA website: "The American Statistical Association is the world’s largest community of statisticians. The ASA supports excellence in the development, application, and dissemination of statistical science through meetings, publications, membership services, education, accreditation, and advocacy. Our members serve in industry, government, and academia in more than 90 countries, advancing research and promoting sound statistical practice to inform public policy and improve human welfare."
Inspired by Data Without Borders, A2 DataDive is a bi-annual event where people come together for a weekend to work on big data questions for local non-profits that don't have the resources to analyze on their own.
Data Without Borders pairs non-profits with data scientists who can assist them with data collection and analysis.
Want to test your skills? Kaggle is a platform for predictive modeling competitions. Companies, governments and researchers host competitions. Data scientists (like you!) collaborate or compete with each other to come up with the best solution. In exchange for their intellectual property, winners are awarded with cash or kudos.
Gapminder has FREE Trendalyzer data visualization software, which takes numbers and transforms them into interactive graphics. The nonprofit tracks sustainable global development, as measured by the United Nations Millennium Development Goals.
The Holy Grail of Statistical Computing. If you haven't used this FREE language and environment for statistical computing and graphics, you will (especially in your later classes). It's great! Download it, use it!