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    Institute of Statistics Indonesia Officials Visit UPSS

    Last updated: May 25, 2020, 8:44 a.m.

    Officials from the Institute of Statistics of the Central Bureau of Statistics, Indonesia visited the University of the Philippines School of Statistics (UPSS) last October 24, 2017. They visit the School to study and benchmark the graduate programs of the UPSS. The delegation, led by the Institu...
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    STAT: Finding Solutions for COVID-19

    Last updated: May 25, 2020, 4:54 a.m.

    (MAY 12)—Like most UP Diliman units, the UP School of Statistics (STAT) has projects addressing the challenges of the COVID-19 crisis.

    Foremost is the Schools’ involvement in the UP Resilience Institute and the UP System’s UP COVID-19 Pandemic Response Team.

    Outbreak threshold statistics. P...
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  • Image for Dr. Lisa Grace S. Bersales elected President of...

    Dr. Lisa Grace S. Bersales elected President of the Philippine Statistical Association, Inc. (PSAI) Wednesday, January 10, 2018

    Last updated: May 25, 2020, 4:54 a.m.

    Undersecretary Dr. Lisa Grace S. Bersales, National Statistician and Civil Registrar General of the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), was elected President of the PSAI during the Board of Directors (BOD) meeting held last 8th January 2018 at the Philippine Social Science Council.
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  • Image for Ivan Mayrina interviews Dean Mapa

    Ivan Mayrina interviews Dean Mapa

    Last updated: May 25, 2020, 4:54 a.m.

    Dean Mapa was interviewed by news anchor Ivan Mayrina from GMA Network on the impact of excise tax on poverty and fuel consumption which he also discussed during his BSP Professorial Chair lecture.
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  • Image for U.P. Dean Dennis Mapa appointed National Statis...

    U.P. Dean Dennis Mapa appointed National Statistician

    Last updated: May 25, 2020, 4:54 a.m.

    MANILA, Philippines – Esteemed economist Dennis Mapa was named National Statistician by President Rodrigo Duterte.

    As national statistician, Mapa will head the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).

    Mapa's appointment paper was signed by Duterte on Monday, May 27. It was released to the pub...
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  • Image for PSAI WELCOMES DR. MAGADIA AS TPS EDITOR-IN-CHIE...

    PSAI WELCOMES DR. MAGADIA AS TPS EDITOR-IN-CHIEF FOR 2018

    Last updated: May 25, 2020, 12:26 a.m.

    The Philippine Statistical Association, Inc. (PSAI) welcomes the appointment of Dr. Joselito C. Magadia as the new Editor-in-Chief of The Philippine Statistician (TPS) for 2018.

    Dr. Magadia, currently a Professor and the Director for Graduate Studies at the University of the Philippines School...
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  • Image for Benabaye, Donato win the Best Paper in the 18th...

    Benabaye, Donato win the Best Paper in the 18th FS Con

    Last updated: May 24, 2020, 6:22 p.m.

    Last October 16, the 18th National Student-Faculty Conference on the Statistical Sciences was held in UP Los Baños with delegates coming from various universities and colleges nationwide. With the goal of propelling Ambisyon Natin 2040 through responsible and proper use of Statistics, the confere...
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  • Image for UPSS Students win at the 2017 PSAI Annual Confe...

    UPSS Students win at the 2017 PSAI Annual Conference Best Student Paper Competition!

    Last updated: May 24, 2020, 6:22 p.m.

    UPSS Students win at the 2017 PSAI Annual Conference Best Student Paper Competition! Congratulations!
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  • Image for Dr. Josefina Venegas-Almeda, newly appointed Ex...

    Dr. Josefina Venegas-Almeda, newly appointed Executive Director of Philippine Statistical Research and Training Institute

    Last updated: May 24, 2020, 6:22 p.m.

    President Rodrigo R. Duterte appointed Dr. Josefina V. Almeda, Professor and College
    Secretary at the UP School of Statistics, on August 9, 2017 as the new Executive Director of
    Philippine Statistical Research and Training Institute (PSRTI). As the Executive Director, she will
    direct and super...
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  • Image for UP has 71 UP Scientists for 2018-2020

    UP has 71 UP Scientists for 2018-2020

    Last updated: May 24, 2020, 6:22 p.m.

    The Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs is pleased to announce the names of the 71 researchers who have been selected for the UP Scientific Productivity System (SPS) 2018-2020.

    The number of nominees from different constituent universities was trimmed down by the six-member commi...
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