Topic: Sheldon Ekland-Olson

Four Faculty Members Named to Academy of Distinguished Teachers

April 19, 2013

AUSTIN, Texas Four faculty members at The University of Texas at Austin have been named to the university's respected Academy of Distinguished Teachers for 2013, said Steven Leslie, executive vice president and provost.

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Ekland-Olson Surprised with Friar Award

April 12, 2013
Ekland-Olson Surprised with Friar Award

Professor Sheldon Ekland-Olson was surprised Thursday morning with the 2013 Friar Centennial Teaching Fellowship.

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Computing Classroom in Flawn Academic Center Brings Advanced Scientific Computation and Statistics to Students

Feb. 24, 2011

A new computing classroom and learning laboratory in The University of Texas at Austin's Flawn Academic Center is changing the way that statistics and scientific computing are taught at the university.

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Life is filled with patterned uncertainties

Jan. 27, 2009
Sheldon Ekland-Olson

Life is filled with patterned uncertainties. Supporting evidence is all around us.

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Institute makes statistics accessible for all

June 30, 2008
Institute makes statistics accessible for all

When Drs. Sheldon Ekland-Olson and Cathy Stacy were putting the finishing touches on the program for the first UT Summer Statistics Institute (SSI), they worried that there wouldn't be enough students to fill the 18 different classes on topics like multiple regression, hierarchical linear modeling and Bayesian statistics.

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