MATH 155 – Fall 2013

Daily Schedule|Homework Server|Rstudio|Piazza|Rcommands

Course Math 155 Intro to statistical modeling, Macalester College, Fall 2013

Class meetings Olin/Rice 243 |

Tuesday/Thursday: Section 3: 8:00-9:30am and  Section 4: 9:40-11:10am

Final exam

Section 3: Thursday December 12, 8:00am-10:00am

Section 4: Wednesday December 11, 10:30am-12:30pm

Instructor Dan Flath,

Office hours Mon 1:30-2:30, Fri 10:50-11:45, and by appointment, Olin/Rice 121.


  • Kaplan, Statistical Modeling: A Fresh Approach, Second Edition


  • For computing we use Rstudio.   Your ID is your Mac email prefix (e.g. jsmith). Your password is initialized to the last 4 digits of your student ID. Instructions here.
  • Online community is Piazza. You can discuss anything statistical or mathematical with your classmates on Piazza. It is a great place to discuss homework questions.
  • Homework will be served up online.  Your account name is the same as your capitalized last name  (e.g.  Smith). Your initial password is the last 5 digits of your student ID. To change your password, contact your instructor.

Preceptors Anya Phillips, Zijin Chen, Papa Diop

Course policies and grading

Getting help
Flath office hours (OLRI 121) |  Mon 1:30-2:30, Fri 10:50-11:45, and by appointment.
MAX Center (Kagin) | M – F 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Su – Th 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.