2019 Spring USCLAP Winners

Introductory Statistics

Standing Authors Title Institution Instructor Mentor Project
1st Senay Gokcebel, Maya Gardner, & Lukas Resch Representation of Race and Sex of Characters in Children's Books Grinnell College Javier Flores View
2nd Katherine Arneson & Kasey Coutermash Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Softball:  An Evaluation of Statistics for Playoff Berths and Winning Percentage St. Olaf College Paul Roback View
3rd Yolana Martin, Peony Teo, & Eva Hill College Student Beliefs on the Justification of Lying Grinnell College Javier Flores View
3rd Sally Hakim & Aidan Piwnicki A Study on the Immediate Impacts of Product Placement on Consumer Choices Hope College Todd Swanson View
Honorable Mention Joshua Goldfaden The Concernment of Coffee: A Statistical Analysis of Coffee's Chemical Properties Chapman University Criselda Pacioles View

Intermediate Statistics

Standing Authors Title Institution Instructor Mentor Project
1st Lucas Krishan & Ryan Hornby Towards a Bayesian Method to Estimate Future Realized Volatility Vassar College Jingchen (Monika) Hu View
2nd Joseph Struzeski & Rachel Straley Predicting Chest Pain Type with Nominal Outcomes in Patients Through Logistic Regression Florida State University Steven Ramsier View
2nd Syed Arsalan Ghani Calling The Cops: How Race/Ethnicity and Gender Contribute to the Perception of the Police in College University of Rochester Nicholas Zaino View
2nd Simon Bergford Predicting Batted Ball Outcomes in Major League Baseball St. Olaf College Paul Roback View
Honorable Mention Richard Hills Power and Defensive Position in Professional Baseball University of Georgia Catherine Case View
Honorable Mention Tyler Radtke, Lisa Fisher, & Katie Murney Emergency Department Overcrowding and Factors that Contribute to Ambulance Diversion St. Olaf College Paul Roback View
Honorable Mention Han Qiao & Keran Huang Comparison of Four Multi-Label Classification Methods Wellesley College Qing Wang View
Honorable Mention Mariko Domyo, Shirley Huynh, Luan Dang, & Yesenia Leon The determination of significant factors that contribute to the chemical cell disruption of the microalgal species, Nannochloropsis oculata MiraCosta College Dominique Ingato View