Category: Uncategorized

Quick Update!

Hello all! A couple quick announcements: 1. BSA will hold it’s first Happy Hour on Friday, March 1. The plan is for Happy Hour (tentatively at Sunset Grill & Tap in Allston) to start at 5 pm and Ice skating at Agganis Arena at 8 pm. A different location may be chosen and we will […]

Welcome Back & Hello 2013!

Hello wonderful Biostat students! This greeting & post is a little delayed (okay, VERY delayed!) but welcome to 2013! We hope that your Spring 2013 semester is off to a good start. A few updates: “We” is now a collaboration of FOUR officers! We welcome Liz Kane & Meredith Stevenson to the Secretary & Treasurer […]

November Meeting Minutes & BSA Happy Hour

Hey all, This is just to let you know that the meeting minutes from the 11/8/2012 meeting have been posted on the BSA blog. A couple quick announcements: Voting for the open positions took place during the meeting and we have two new officers! We’d like to welcome Elizabeth Kane and Meredith Stevenson as the […]


Hello, Biostat students! We hope that the semester is going well for you!  Midterms should be finishing up so that’s a plus.  We hope everyone did well! We’ve got some updates for you so PLEASE mark your calendars! REGISTRATION LUNCH — WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7 — 12:00 pm-1:30 pm — CT332 We will be hosting our […]

LaTeX Files – Intro. to Latex Seminar

Here are the files from the intro to latex seminar that Paula Griffin conducted on Friday February 24th. README – read this file first simpleExample – R code (change file extension to .R to run) texdemo_bibliography – Bibtex file (change file extension to .bib to run) texSeminar_demo_v01 – Tex file with examples (change file extension to .tex […]

Publishing Seminar – Summary

Notes from our publishing seminar from November can be found HERE.  Hope you take a look and can attend next time!

What’s up Wednesdays!?

Need a break from homework or studying?  Not sure what classes to take in the spring?  Uneasy about the upcoming qualifier?  Ready to pull your hair out over your thesis?  Miss your biostats friends?  Want an excuse to procrastinate? IF you have answers YES to any of these questions – join us on Wednesdays from […]

GOT CANDY (wrappers)?

If you do – please bring them to campus and deposit in one of two boxes in the Biostats Department.  We are collecting candy wrappers to recycle into new products via the company TerraCycle.  In addition, for every wrapper we collect $0.02 will be donated a Charity Water, a non-profit organization that provides clean and […]

Publication Seminar – November 3rd 2pm CT335

Join us on November 3rd at 2pm in room CT335 to learns the ins and outs of publishing in the world of academia.  Join our selected panelists in a discussion about the importance of publications, where to publish, what the deal with authorship is, and many other topics.  See our flier HERE and we hope […]

October Happenings

1) BSA Monthly Meeting will be Thursday from October 13th 1-2pm in CT 302.  Bring you lunch and we can chat about lots of upcoming events.  We have to select a Biostats student for the member spot light for November/December, as well as elect a Treasurer for the club.  If you are unable to attend but have […]