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Remembering Scott Fricker
DC-AAPOR would like to invite you to join us as we remember Scott Fricker. This special gathering will be held February 26, 2018 from 5:00-7:00pm at Gallup (901 F Street NW Washington, DC 20004). Click here to register for this event.
Several people have asked for a way to support Scott’s family during this tragic time. In collaboration with Scott’s colleagues and friends at the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the University of Maryland, a GoFundMe account has been created to support the educational needs of Scott’s children.
Check out the slate of candidates for the 2018-2019 Executive Council. Online voting in the Executive Council election will open March 8, 2018, and will end March 30, 2018.
Register now for the March Webinar:
The Mixology of Samples - Blending Probability and Nonprobability Samples
Presented by Mansour Fahimi, Frances Barlas and Randall Thomas
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
12:00 - 1:30 PM CDT

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Count on Stats
On January 30, the American Statistical Association (ASA), in partnership with AAPOR and other organizations in the statistical community, launched a campaign to advance the federal statistical system and awareness of its significant work. Count on Stats is a public outreach initiative, which will enhance understanding of the importance, reliability, and trustworthiness of government statistics.

Yes, the census should be tracking race and ethnicity
Washington Post Op-Ed by Timothy P. Johnson and Roger Tourangeau

AAPOR Joint Statement of Support for Andreas Georgiou 

In Memoriam

Scott FrickerThe survey research community has lost one of its most creative contributors with the passing of Jean M. Converse (age 90), who died on January 25, 2018. Jean's career in survey methods began at the University of Michigan as a student in mid-1960s, and continued as a teacher and mentor for many years thereafter.

Read more about Jean.


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