Joan Wallach Scott, Professor Emerita in the School of Social Science, has been awarded an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science from the University of Edinburgh. The award, presented by the University's Principal and Vice Chancellor, Professor Peter Mathieson, is in recognition of Professor Scott’s...
“We can’t remove all risks, and life is always about tradeoffs,” said Barnaby Marsh , Visitor in the Program in Interdisciplinary Studies. "What’s important is that you understand the reality of the risks you’re taking.” Read more about probability, luck, and risk at ...
“Statistics is a way of analyzing data and discovering the inner hidden secrets being concealed by the data,” says Donald Richards , former Member in the School of Mathematics. “Can we find patterns that tell us that climate change is underway? Can we find...
Yuan-Sen Ting , Martin A. and Helen Chooljian Member in the School of Natural Sciences, is among the twenty-four new Fellows selected by NASA for its prestigious NASA Hubble Fellowship Program (NHFP). The program enables outstanding postdoctoral scientists to pursue independent research in any...