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Hudson River Und Math Conf April 26

Marist College, Poughkeepsie NY. Give a talk; all expenses paid. Abstract due March 10. See webpage: http://tinyurl.com/mcf7g3p

Cleary on "Big Data" at Framingham April 28

Dr. Rick Cleary of Babson College is the speaker at the 12th Annual NES/MAA Dinner Meeting in Memory of Kenneth J. Preskenis on Monday, April 28th at Framingham State University. Title: "Moving to Big Data: The Changing Practice of Statistics in the Analytics Era." http://sections.maa.org/northeastern/dinnermeetings.html

MAA Meeting May 30-31

Student presentations invited, all expenses paid. See maa.org/northeastern.


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