Each year Harvard makes awards to the strongest the writers of Senior Theses. This year two Statistics concentrators were given this honor:
Loboda, Katherine for her submission entitled “From Mendel’s Peas to P-Values: A Network Approach to Understanding Complex Disease Heritability”—supervised and nominated by Professor John Quackenbush
Li, Catherine Yiwen for her submission entitled “Novel methods for cross-population prediction of gene expression”—supervised and nominated by Professor Alexander Gusev
Congratulations, Katherine and Catherine!