Lynne Stokes

SMU News: 2012 Research Day at Southern Methodist University

2012 SMU Research DaySMU News covered the annual 2012 Research Day on Feb. 10 where SMU graduate and undergraduate students presented results of their research studies.

Sponsored by SMU’s Office of Research and Graduate Studies, the event sought to foster communication between students in different programs, give students the opportunity to present their work in formats they will use as professionals, and to share with the SMU community and others the outstanding research being done at the University.
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Federal Fisheries Service aims to sustain ample fish stocks in U.S. coastal waters

fish1336%20large%20copy.jpgFishing for fun in the ocean is a serious sport, so the federal government recently invited SMU statistical science professor Lynne Stokes and other scientists to help critique a survey that’s vital to the mission of the National Marine Fisheries Service.

Stokes and the other panelists found a way to gather data more efficiently and effectively to assist the Fisheries Service as the feds try to sustain ample fish stocks in U.S. coastal waters.
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