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Conference of Texas Statisticians scheduled Mar. 2-3

The Lamar University Department of Mathematics is hosting the annual Conference of Texas Statisticians (COT) March 2-3 in the Science Auditorium on the LU campus.  The conference was established at the annual American Statistical Association meeting in Houston in 1980.  Tom Bratcher, Bill Schucany and Jim Davenport organized the first COT meeting in Waco in 1981.  The conference has since been held annually to stimulate increased chapter membership and the visibility of the statistical professions in Texas.

            The local organizing committee requests all participants to register by Feb. 17.  Conference registration will commence Fri., Mar. 2 at noon in the Science Auditorium with a luncheon to follow.  A banquet for presenters and participants will be held that evening at 6:30 p.m.  The conference will continue Sat., Mar. 3 from 8:30 – 11 a.m.  For more information about registration, conference fees and accommodations contact Anita Brice at (409) 880-8795 or via email at