Explorations in Statistics: An Undergraduate Summer Program
University of California, Berkeley
June 13-20, 2009
Deadline to apply: April 6, 2009
Over the course of our seven-day program, we will explore scientific questions using statistical approaches ranging from simple summaries to more sophisticated modeling approaches.
Through computer labs, students will receive a basic introduction to statistical computing, providing them with the skills to perform fundamental data manipulations, conduct exploratory analyses and create informative visualizations.
All program participants' round-trip travel to Berkeley and their room and board will paid by the program. Explorations in Statistics is sponsored by the National Science Foundation.
Student applications available at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/explorations_in_statistics_research
Reference forms available at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/explorations_in_statistics_research_reference
All undergraduates are eligible. Women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Students entering the junior or senior year in Fall 2009 will be given preference.