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Sara Jones, CMP
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Events Project Manager at SAS working with users groups such as NESUG, WUSS, and others.

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The Elite 8

As February is coming to a close, many of us in the US, and perhaps around the world, are ready for March Madness. It’s the time of year when colleges competing in the NCAA basketball tournament become the center of attention. Who will be part of the tournament has even

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Carolina Pride

It’s my favorite time of year! It’s when we celebrate two of the best teams in the National Football League. It’s especially exciting at SAS this year. If you didn’t know the team from North Carolina has made it to the final game! Those cats are located in Charlotte just

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SAS love is in the air!

Love is in the air and things are starting to heat up for Valentine’s Day. OK—maybe not for Connecticut and the rest of the northeast buried in another foot of snow and more on the way! Perhaps some stories of love could help melt the ice away. They’re happening every

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Your SAS Global Forum 2015 draft kit

It’s my favorite time of the year, draft time!  NFL and Fantasy Football fans, I don’t mean THAT draft, but similar.  It’s what I will call the #SASGF15 draft! The time of year when the best and the brightest, the most knowledgeable, passionate, and inspirational SAS users submit ideas around

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Where's your flair?

There was a lot of talk last year about What not to wear at SAS Global Forum and although informative and fun we didn’t necessarily help with what IS in style. Since 2013 is the year of Statistics  we are going to focus our fashion series a little more on

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Green with envy

St. Patrick’s Day is almost here and for many it’s the perfect time to think green. This holiday, for me as a US citizen, means a little less than a month before taxes are due. I am often thinking green, as in money and saving some! For SAS users from around

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Do you love SAS?

Do you love SAS? I do! And there is a special place for me to share that love. Don't worry there is a special place for you, too. It just so happens that it is the same place – SAS users groups. SAS users groups hold events to allow attendees

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It’s YOU not me!

Sadly, SAS did not three-peat as the No. 1 Best Company  to Work For on Fortune’s famous list, but from my point of view, SAS will always be No. 1. It’s not the Healthcare Center or the Pharmacy on campus. It’s not the daycare or the four cafés, also on

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Happy New Year!

No, I’m not late posting this - early, actually. The Chinese New Year begins January 23. The 15-day celebration is a time to spend with friends and family and welcome longevity, good fortune, wealth and happiness. My husband visits China often for work, and some dear friends of ours just

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A great learning adventure

SAS experts are gearing up to share knowledge, expertise and insights at SAS Global Forum 2012 In the last two months alone, we have launched SAS 9.3, created a think tank on healthcare analytics, hired a Chief Medical Officer, released a new version of Curriculum Pathways and offered flashcards for