Cornell Statistics Graduate Society (SGS)

[Cornell Statistics graduate students during Open House Day, March 11, 2016]

Newly established in Spring 2016, the Cornell Statistics Graduate Society (SGS) is the official graduate student organization of Cornell University's Statistics field. Run by PhD students, SGS aims to make all aspects of graduate student life - academic, social, and professional - more enjoyable, and is responsible for representing graduate students' concerns to the department, graduate school, and CIS.


Contact Us

  • Current Cornell Statistics graduate students: contact Benjamin Baer as your advocate for any issues.
  • Cornell Statistics alumni: join our LinkedIn group for job postings and event invitations.
  • Need to reach Cornell Statistics graduate students directly with job opportunities, tutoring requests, collaboration or consulting opportunities? Contact us.


Current Special Events (Spring 2017)

In the works

  • Picture gallery
  • Alumni mixer at JSM 2017
  • Alumni networking panel during Cornell Statistics Day 2017
  • Career seminars

Board Members

President: Sarah Tan
Secretary: Wenyu Zhang
Treasurer: Yang Liu
Student Seminar Organizer: Daniel Kowal
Reading Group Organizer: Ben Athiwaratkun, Skyler Seto
Faculty Lunch Organizer: Ziyi Chen
Social Planners: Huijie Feng, Indrayudh Ghosal, Yi Su
Department Representative: Benjamin Baer
Graduate School Representative: Seowon Jeong
CIS Representative: Megan Gelsinger
Webmaster: Yichen Zhou
Alumni Manager: Zhengze Zhou

PhD Resources

For new PhD students: do not miss this first year orientation file. Welcome to Cornell!

See this page for resources including printing, communication, funding, software, seminar schedules, etc.


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    Seminars on Campus

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    Last updated Mar. 22 2017