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IMS member and Fellow Song Xi Chen of Peking University has been elected a member of the Chinese Academy of Science (CAS). He was elected, along with 64 other scholars, to the academy during the 2021 Assembly of Academicians of CAS held in November 2021. He is elected to the…

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On June 16, 2022, Professor Ingrid Van Keilegom (KU Leuven, Belgium) will be awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the University of A Coruña (UDC), Galicia, Spain. The ceremony will take place in the auditorium of the UDC rectorate. Taking advantage of this event, a symposium will be held the day…

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The International Statistical Institute has announced the ISI Elected members, elected in the first round of the 2022 ISI membership elections, among whom were the following IMS members: Bendek B. Hansen, University of Michigan; Yao Zheng, University of Connecticut; and Ling Zhou, Southwestern University of Finance and…

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The Halıcıoğlu Data Science Institute (HDSI) at UC San Diego has announced Professor Dimitris Politis as a HDSI Chancellor’s Endowed Chair, the second of ten chair-holders who are being honored for outstanding research scholarship and contributions to UC San Diego and the larger data science community. As an associate director…

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We are pleased to announce that Xuming He is the 2022 IMS Carver Medal recipient. Xuming He is the H.C. Carver Collegiate Professor of Statistics at the University of Michigan, and President-Elect (2021–2023) of the International Statistical Institute (ISI). He was selected for the Carver Medal, an award for service…

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