Title: Statistics and forecasting in the brewing industry
Speaker: Blake Violette, Lead Forecast Manager, Bell's Brewery
Time: Friday Nov 17, 11 a.m., 6625 Everett Tower
Colloquium/PhD Defense (11/21)
Title: Statistical Models for Correlated Data
Speaker: Xiaomeng Niu, PhD Candidate, Dept. of Statistics
Time: Tuesday Nov 21, 10 a.m., 6625 Everett Tower
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