Awards & Honors

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Fall 2018 Teaching Awards Announced

March 15, 2019

Congratulations to the following Statistics Department students and affiliates, who were awarded Bok Center Teaching Awards, for their teaching in Fall 2018 Statistics courses!

CERTIFICATES OF DISTINCTION IN TEACHING for Teaching Fellows, Teaching Assistants and Course Assistants
Fall 2018: By Course

STAT 110 Chen, Jennifer
STAT 110 Deng, Angela
STAT 110 Deuschle, William
STAT 110 Ding, Diana
STAT 110 Fried, William
STAT 110 Garrett...

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Past Award Winners

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Departmental Awards

2020 Awards

The Department of Statistics awarded the 2020 Dempster Prize to Lu Zhang for her “Floodgate: inference for model-free variable importance.”



Pickard Award

David Pickard

Once every two years, the David Pickard Teaching Awards will be given to individuals who examplify excellence in teaching.

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Additional Awards & Honors


Bok Teaching Award

The Derek C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates is given each year to five teaching fellows who have been nominated by their departments.

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Hoopes Prize

From the estate of Thomas T. Hoopes, Class of 1919, Harvard has received a fund from which to grant annual awards to undergraduates on the basis of outstanding scholarly work or research.

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