News


  • Annual Talent Show

    The Statistics and Operations Research department’s annual Talent Party was held at the home of Dr. Vidyadhar Kulkarni to the enjoyment of many.  Faculty, graduate students, family and friends shared food, music and dancing in an evening of fun and … Continued

  • UNC Team Tarheelytics takes second place in SOA challenge

    Congratulations to the team of five UNC undergraduates who finished second among all competitors in the Society of Actuaries (SOA) Case Study Challenge for 2019! This means $500 for each team member, and $3000 for UNC. They completed a months-long project … Continued

  • An Interview with Nilay Argon

    Endeavors, UNC’s digital research magazine, recently sat down with Professor Nilay Argon for their series “Women in Science Wednesday”.  Read the entire article here.

  • Congratulations new Phi Beta Kappa members

    The Statistics and Operations Research department offers congratulations to our undergraduate majors who were recently initiated into Alpha of North Carolina Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa.  The new members are: Taylor Burch Jackson Cabell Nidhi Murlidhar Fan Xu

  • Summer School Update

    This year we are increasing our Summer School offerings to include STOR 320, Intro to Data Science.  This immensely popular class will be held during Summer Session II, and like all of our Summer School courses it will not be … Continued