STAT 590, Spring 2017: Colloquium and Perspectives on Statistics

The purpose of this course is to provide a forum for discussing current research in statistics to help students make the transition from coursework to research. In particular, students will:
    1. gain experience reading, reviewing, and understanding a research paper in statistics;
    2. attend and evaluate research colloquia in order to reflect on techniques for giving presentations;
    3. practice these presentation techniques by giving a talk about a research-level topic in statistics.

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