Diana Levey

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Top 5 Discovery Summit paper picks by SEs

Some mornings over coffee or tea, my husband asks me what I’ll be doing that day. I like this exercise because it helps me get ... Read More

Not lost in translation

Two keynotes were presented in English, two in Japanese. Yet nothing was lost in translation. Well, maybe a joke or two fell a bit flat. ... Read More

Welcome back from holiday!

We know the timing for our first-ever European Discovery Summit call for papers wasn’t ideal. Basically, it spans the entire summer holiday season. But luckily ... Read More

Seeking the Divock Origis of desktop discoveries

This is an awkward time to write a pro-Brussels piece. The soccer player of my house (right) is quite upset, pacing around, trying to get ... Read More

NCSU leads the pack in statistics conference contest

I zone out when my colleagues go on and on about North Carolina college basketball. With mascots like Blue Devils and Demon Deacons, you’d think ... Read More

JMP & Women's Initiatives Network to award conference registrations

“Know Your Power” is the slogan of the first-ever Women in Statistics conference to be held in Cary, North Carolina, just across the street from ... Read More

Lou's crazy idea for Discovery Summit

If you know my colleague Lou Valente, you won’t be surprised to learn that he had an off-the-wall idea. He’s always coming up with cool ... Read More

Dangers of endangered species matchmaking

What a great headline: “Date Night at the Zoo, if Rare Species Play Along.” This New York Times story got my attention because I love ... Read More

Seeking natural scientists

One of my favorite things about living in Raleigh is that we have some big-impact museums for a medium-size city. And my favorite one, the ... Read More