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Yury Polyanskiy and David Sontag granted tenure
School of Engineering | May 10, 2018

LIDS and SDSC affiliate faculty member Yury Polyanskiy and SDSC affiliate member David Sontag were two of five EECS professors whose tenure was a...


Celebrating 21st century statistics
MIT News Office | May 08, 2018

MIT Statistics and Data Science Conference (SDSCon) highlights new approaches and varied applications.



IDSS to launch new MicroMasters and PhD programs
MIT News Office | April 23, 2018

Interdisciplinary doctoral program in statistics and online MicroMasters program in statistics and data science begin this fall.


Models of learning from data: a Q&A with IDSS Associate Professor Alexander “Sasha” Rakhlin
IDSS Office | March 26, 2018

Alexander “Sasha” Rakhlin is an Associate Professor in Brain and Cognitive Sciences and IDSS. His research is in machine learning, wi...