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We offer training opportunities on the development of new methodologies and the use of computational and statistical methods in understanding data, from research assistantships for undergraduate students to post-doctoral fellowships
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Promoting interdisciplinary research and collaboration, driving innovation through optimal decision-making, and training future data scientists
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We offer undergraduate honours and major degrees, and joint honours programs in actuarial science, economics, mathematics and computer science
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Our courses are accredited by the statistical society of canada, and count for credit towards the associate statistician (A.stat.) designation
Department of Statistics

Course and Program Changes

Various undergraduate course and program changes will be put in place for the Department of Statistics, effective at the beginning of the Fall 2020 academic term.

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President’s Student Leadership Program

The President’s Student Leadership Program (PSLP) is Manitoba’s premier postsecondary leadership program. It is a unique-in-Canada immersive learning opportunity that brings together a cohort of students each year together from across disciplines, post-secondary institutions, interests, backgrounds and regions of the province to build their leadership potential. PSLP is the flagship program of the James W. Burns...

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Stu Clark New Venture Championships: Undergraduate Edition – Apply by Jan. 26, 2022

The Stu Clark New Venture Championships: Undergraduate Edition is open to all post-secondary schools across the globe and students can apply individually or as a team. This competition is an excellent opportunity to bridge classroom learning to real-life experience as students pitch their ideas in front of judges and gain valuable feedback. For more information...

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The International Centre is organizing a virtual information session for international students on the subject of obtaining permanent residence in Canada. Students must pre-register for the event using the following link: https://t.co/wksCrIxruk

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Happening in 7 Days! @CANSSIINCASS - Big Data Science Conference - May 24-25 at @umanitoba! - Save Your Spot! https://t.co/mSUVd7NUfY #datascience #bigdata #publichealth #banking #finance #umanitoba #research

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THIS FRIDAY on Zoom & in person! CANSSI Director Dr. Don Estep presents "Cars, Steaks, and Hurricanes: A Bayesian Approach to Inverse Problems for Random Vectors," May 13, 12–12:45 pm PST, to kick off the CANSSI/SSC Cross-Country Tour. Register here: https://t.co/Vt2x92Is1g

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 1 week ago

If you would like to know how CANSSI can support your research and work, come to the CANSSI Town Hall on Fri June 17, 10–11 a.m. PST, on Zoom to learn about recent activities and emerging programs. Get the details here: https://t.co/CIyqZp0KVz

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Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 1 week ago

THIS FRIDAY! Register for CANSSI director Don Estep's talk on "Cars, Steaks, and Hurricanes: A Bayesian Approach to Inverse Problems for Random Vectors" to kick off the CANSSI/SSC Cross-Country Tour. May 13, 12–12:45pm PST, on Zoom or in person. Details: https://t.co/Vt2x92Is1g

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We have a new communications officer at CANSSI. Mark Bachmann joined us at the end of March and will be supporting our national office as well as regional centres and collaborators. Read more about his background here: https://t.co/J2RXwGi9Sw

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The CANSSI/@SSC_stat Cross-Country Tour launches on May 13, 12–12:45 pm PST, with @donestep1 @CANSSIINCASS Director presenting on "Cars, Steaks, & Hurricanes: A Bayesian Approach to Inverse Problems for Random Vectors" Register: https://t.co/vmNnq5BI2G @UTM_MCS @BrockUFMS.

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Only 1 day remaining to register for the SSC 2022 Case Studies in Data Analysis Poster Competition! It's free to register, and the top team in each of the case studies will receive an award valued at $750. This is an excellent opportunity for students to build their CVs!

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Starting Summer Term tomorrow? If you need help finding your classroom or lab, just keep your eyes open for a friendly staff member or student wearing the ASK ME button. #UManitoba #UMStudent https://t.co/FqPD4FE4U0

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Congratulations to all #stats students graduating this year! Help @ThisisStats celebrate #statsgrads all month. Join the fun and share your insights and #careertips—use #statsgrads—and answer #grads questions. #datascience #graduate

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 2 weeks ago

Join us in person or online for the inaugural CANSSI Prairies Summit to celebrate the launch of the Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute's fourth regional centre, CANSSI Prairies. Reserve your spot https://t.co/MdWiZGmbfa

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Early registration is open, so see what you have to look forward to at #JSM2022! Amstat News's May issue highlights the upcoming DC event: https://t.co/c330wAmx62 #statistics #datascience

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Biostatistics Workshop #ssc2022meeting Electronic Health Records Phenotyping Speaker: Jessica Gronsbell Sunday June 5 https://t.co/3dzlJw4ABA

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 2 weeks ago

Student Poster Competition open to all students at Man. & Sask. universities. Present a poster on stats/data sci. research at the #CANSSIPrairiesSummit on May 24-25. Cash prizes! Info & registration here: https://t.co/UtA0JwJLbA @SSC_stat @usask @UManitoba @uwinnipeg @UofRegina

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Check out "Inaugural CANSSI Prairies Summit" https://t.co/DAl0deJmen @Eventbrite

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan 2 weeks ago

The SSC 2022 Virtual Annual Meeting will be holding a job fair May 30–June 3, 2022. #ssc2022meeting https://t.co/h4QrH1Sz3Y

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Looking for a scholarship? 👀 Well, look no further! 💰 In 2022, TC Energy will be handing out more than 800 scholarships, valued at over $2.1M! 💸 The application deadline is May 6, 2022. Apply now at https://t.co/VNTRD6KGyV!

Statistics Dept - U of Manitoba @StatsUMan Retweeted 3 weeks ago

The CANSSI/SSC Cross-Country Tour is launching on Fri May 13, 12–12:45 pm PST, with @donestep1 @StatsSFU presenting on "Cars, Steaks, and Hurricanes: A Bayesian Approach to Inverse Problems for Random Vectors." Register here: https://t.co/Mfotj0P4wC @SFU @SSC_stat @StatCan_eng

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As of May 4, KN95 masks are highly recommended, but 3-ply medical masks (minimum ASTM Grade 2) will also be acceptable. Masks must be worn in all indoor spaces on UM campuses. #UManitoba https://t.co/U9JtIOHRYL

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