Congratulations to our October, 2018 graduates: Jenna Tichon (Ph.D.), Kanika Grover (M.Sc.), Mohammed Kamso (M.Sc.), Inesh Munaweera Arachchilage (M.Sc.), Joynob Siddiqua (M.Sc.), Shamsia Sobhan (M.Sc.).

Upcoming Seminars

**Thursday, October 18**-
Statistics seminar:
**Sherif Sherif**(Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Manitoba): “Sparsity-based image processing” **Thursday, October 25**, 2:45 p.m.-
Statistics seminar:
**Julien Arino**(University of Manitoba): “Duration of the "stochastic" phase of an epidemic” **Thursday, November 1**, 2:45 p.m.-
Statistics seminar:
**Linglong Kong**(University of Alberta): “Optimal Smooth Approximation for Quantile Matrix Factorization” **Thursday, November 8**, 2:45 p.m.-
Statistics seminar:
**Jenna Tichon**(Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “Creating Student Centered Activities in the Lab and Classroom: BOPPPS and the Creation of STAT 1150” **Thursday, November 22**, 2:45 p.m.-
Statistics seminar:
**Erfan Houqe**(Department of Statistics, University of Manitoba): “Random effects covariance matrix modeling for longitudinal data with covariates measurement error”

Graduations

Congratulations to our October, 2018 graduates: Jenna Tichon (Ph.D.), Kanika Grover (M.Sc.), Mohammed Kamso (M.Sc.), Inesh Munaweera Arachchilage (M.Sc.), Joynob Siddiqua (M.Sc.), Shamsia Sobhan (M.Sc.).

Upcoming Exams

**
STAT 2220
A01
Midterm
**

Wednesday, October 24
at
5:30 p.m.

**
STAT 1000
Midterm
**

Monday, October 29
at
5:30 p.m.

Upcoming Seminars

Statistics seminar:
**Julien Arino**:
“Duration of the "stochastic" phase of an epidemic”
—
Thursday, October 25 at 2:45 p.m.,
P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar:
**Linglong Kong**:
“Optimal Smooth Approximation for Quantile Matrix Factorization”
—
Thursday, November 1 at 2:45 p.m..

Statistics seminar:
**Jenna Tichon**:
“Creating Student Centered Activities in the Lab and Classroom: BOPPPS and the Creation of STAT 1150”
—
Thursday, November 8 at 2:45 p.m.,
P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar:
**Erfan Houqe**:
“Random effects covariance matrix modeling for longitudinal data with covariates measurement error”
—
Thursday, November 22 at 2:45 p.m.,
P230 Duff Roblin.

Where are they now?

Melody Ghahramani, Ph.D (2007)

Robert Platt, M.Sc. (1993)