Undergraduate Statistics Club

3rd Annual UW Data Challenge

Thank you to all who participated in this year’s UW Data Challenge! Congratulations to our winners!

We hope you join us next year.

Prithvi Tanna and Mike Hatfield     Austin Cohen and Camryn-Tautges     Petronas Bios, Jing-Kai Ong, Muhammad Aiman, Aqil-Shahreel, Nezam Wan Muhammad-Fayadh

alex galinsky & cannon lock     Jasmine and Fiona

I. Purpose of the organization
1. Spread statistical thinking to fellow undergraduate students
2. Host events to improve members’ statistical skills
3. Guide students to the resources on campus connected to careers in statistics

II. Guaranteed programs and events each year
1. Organize tutoring and study groups for undergraduate statistics courses
2. Organize participation in data competitions
3. Maintain a platform that highlights on-campus and off-campus opportunities in statistics internships, jobs, and graduate programs

III. Statistics Club Membership Requirements
1. Interested in statistics
2. Student at UW – Madison

IV. Statistics Club’s Relationship with Other Student Organizations
1. Statistics Club strives to create meaningful partnerships with other similar student organizations at UW-Madison and at other universities to increase the range of opportunities available to Statistics Club Members

V. Upcoming Events***

Title:  Undergraduate Statistics Research Tips

Time: March 16, 7-8 pm

The Undergraduate Statistics club will host a research tips seminar on March 16 from 7pm-8pm. This seminar will cover topics to help undergraduate statistics and data science students get started on research.  We will present tips on how to find a research topic and advisor, what to expect when working on research, how to communicate with faculty members, qualities faculty members may be looking for in an undergraduate research assistant, and how to prepare yourself for research.  There will be time for answering your questions as well.

If you are interested in participating in the event, please register here before March 13, 11:59 pm. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfO48kRB2hZH2AiksfP0IfNyONsreDlYTnwx3Z6wdtnMV0QBA/viewform?usp=sf_link

Zoom link: https://uwmadison.zoom.us/j/98802786721

If you have any question, please contact Siyu Liang (Sliang46@wisc.edu)

If you have any questions, feel free to email any of us! We are here to help. 🙂

Siyu Liang – President sliang46@wisc.edu
Eliot Kim – VP of Event Planning ejkim23@wisc.edu
Kevin Hutchins – VP of Event Planning khutchins2@wisc.edu
Mengwei Sun – VP of Event Planning msun247@wisc.edu
Camryn Tautges – VP of Social media ctautges@wisc.edu

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