The Statistics and Probability Department currently has two ongoing guest lecture series:
- October 2018 - David Aldous - University of California, Berkeley
- August 2013 - Persi Diaconis - Stanford University
MSU statistician attains uncommon Institute of Mathematical Statistics "Annals quadfecta" status
PhD student Nilanjan Chakraborty was recently presented with the William L. Harkness Award for outstanding teaching by a graduate student.
Mr. Andrew McDonald, an Honors College junior majoring in Computer Science in the College of Engineering; and Statistics, and Advanced Mathematics in the College of Natural Science, has been named a recipient of the nationally competitive Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship.