"Students Helping Students to Help Communities"
Statistics in the Community (STATCOM) is a student-run volunteer organization started in 2001 at Purdue University’s Department of Statistics. With support from a Member Initiatives Grant from the American Statistical Association (ASA), a network of Statistics in the Community (STATCOM) programs was started in 2006.
The mission of the Statistics in the Community (STATCOM) Network is: To provide pro bono statistical consulting to local nonprofit, governmental, and community service organizations To engage students in voluntary, service-oriented statistical consulting and leadership.
The vision of the Statistics in the Community (STATCOM) Network is: To apply statistical methods and principles to have a positive impact on communities and institutions that serve those communities To increase communication and collaboration among student statisticians engaged in service-oriented statistics.
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