The CAUSE A-mu-sing fun items competition expands to even-numbered years!
Announcing the "2018 CAUSE A-mu-sing Student Competition"! Any (high school,
undergraduate, or graduate) student of statistics is eligible to enter unpublished
original examples of statistics jokes/cartoons, songs, poems, or videos for a chance to
win cash prizes, publication in the CAUSEWebfun collection, and possible national
recognition (e.g., at eCOTS 2018)! Entry deadline is April Fool’s Day ( April 1 ), 2018.
See [ http://www.causeweb.org/cause/a-mu-sing/2018/rules
for complete rules and entry form. Beyond the inherent enjoyment, the task of putting
content into the form of an engaging poem, song, video, etc., can encourage sustained
engagement with and synthesis of major statistics concepts! (Instructors, don’t despair –
A-mu-sing contests open to both students and instructors will continue to be held in
odd-numbered years, and we are now just adding a student-only contest for even-numbered