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This #ArtifactFriday looks at the textbook we created for the 50 universities participating in the Experimental Student Intern Program (ESIP). Students received academic credit for completing coursework and working as an enumerator for the 1980 Census. The textbook covered history, concepts and principles of data collection and analysis, an overview of the 1980 census and the uses of census data.

This looks at the textbook we created for the 50 universities…

This Month in ASA’s History–February | Amstat News

Here is a list of certain historical events that occurred during the month of February.

"We don't own our family history. We simply preserve it for the next generation." -Rosemary Alva

"We Don't OWN Our Family History. We simple preserve it for the next generation" -Thomas S. Monson (Teach Me Genealogy)

Surname History - Casady, Irish

View the Spangenberg history. Discover the Spangenberg family history for the German Origin. What is the origin of the name Spangenberg?

Out in the Prairie of Southern Indiana>?

A census enumerator interviews a Kentucky family for the 1910 Census. Kentucky's population grew from in 1910 to on July Learn more at: census.

Milagres do mimetismo: a lagarta-flor Synchlora areata

Milagres do mimetismo: a lagarta-flor (16 fotos

wavy lined emerald moth caterpillar, also known as a camouflaged looper. picks petals off plant & puts on it's back for camouflage.

Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis FRS was an Indian scientist and applied statistician. He is best remembered for the Mahalanobis distance, a statistical measure. He made pioneering studies in anthropometry in India. He founded the Indian Statistical Institute, and contributed to the design of large-scale sample surveys.

Prasanta Chandra Mahalnobis was a Bengali statistician. He discovered "Mahalanobis distance", a statistical measure widely used in biology. He is also the founder of the Indian Statistical Institute.

Florence N. David (1909-1993)

La estadística Florence Nightingale David nació un 23 de agosto.

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mythologyofblue: “ Emily Dickinson wrote on small pieces of paper, whatever was on hand. [See also: The Gorgeous Nothings: Emily Dickinson’s Envelope-Poems by Jen Bervin & Marta Werner] + ”

Administrative services consultant Floyd Smith uses TIGER to assign students to schools in Oakland County, Michigan. (circa 1990)

Administrative services consultant Floyd Smith uses TIGER to assign students to schools in Oakland County, Michigan.

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An enumerator conducts an interview during the 1980 Census.  In 1980, the U.S. resident population totaled 226,542,199.  Our population clock shows the nation population has grown to nearly 323.6 million!

An enumerator conducts an interview during the 1980 Census. resident population totaled Our population clock shows the nation population has grown to nearly million!

Norwood was the first woman commissioner of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. She has made major contributions to government statistics, especially the Consumer Price Index and unemployment statistics. She also served as president of the American Statistical Association in 1989, was a senior fellow at the Urban Institute, and a counselor and senior fellow at the New York Conference Board.

Norwood was the first woman commissioner of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. She has made major contributions to government statistics, especially the Consumer Price Index and unemployment statistics. She also served as president of the American Statistical Association in 1989, was a senior fellow at the Urban Institute, and a counselor and senior fellow at the New York Conference Board.

Council of Chapters: History, Organization, and Objectives | Amstat News

Council of Chapters: History, Organization, and Objectives