Award for best paper on teaching statistics

 Our Dr Luciana Dalla Valle and Dr Julian Stander are delighted to have been awarded the Journal of Statistical Education Best Paper Award 2017 for their paper “On Enthusing Students About Big Data and Social Media Visualization and Analysis Using R, RStudio, and RMarkdown”.

The Chair of the Journal of Statistical Education Best Paper Panel wrote “The Committee agreed that your paper was the clear winner”. The paper shares the authors’ experiences of teaching Data Science at the University of Plymouth.