Snedecor, George W. (George Waddel), 1881-1974 ; Coover, Mervin S., 1890-1976; statisticians; engineers
Announces the designation of Coover Hall (formerly Electrical Engineering Building ) and Snedecor Hall (formerly Service Building) after professors Mervin Coover and George Snedecor. Includes brief biographies of both.
Iowa State University Stastical Laboratory; Iowa State University Department of Statistics; Snedecor, George W. (George Waddel), 1881-1974 ; statistical services; statistics; statisticians
A brief history (1914-1950) of both the Statistical Laboratory and Department of Statistics which includes the early development and teaching of statistics at Iowa State, visits of eminent statisticians, early degree programs, establishment of the...