Statistics 3657a Home Page

Instructor :  R. J. Kulperger, WSC 231, phone 519-661-3627

Email :

Course Outline Outline2014.pdf

General Handouts here


Assignment 4 is posted November 14, 2014


Thomas Fuller, British  Clergyman  and Writer, one of the most prolific authors of the 17th century. 1608-1661

 “All things are difficult before they are easy.”

Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

"Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.”

Louis Pasteur (1822 – 95)

Fortune favors the prepared mind.


Classes end on December 3, 2014.  The Tutorial for Dec 3, 2014 is cancelled, but the TA will be available for an office hour at 4:30-5:30 PM on that day.

I will have an office hour at my usual time on Thursday but will not have an office hour on Friday.  Thursday will be my last office hour prior to the exam.



Office hours :  WSC 231 Thursday 2-3:30 and Friday 2-4PM

October 24, 2014 :  I will not be at my office during my office hours today.  Instead the TA will be available during my scheduled office hours in WSC 216.

During the two day study break I will have my office hours on Thursday October 30, 2014 but will not have my office hours during Friday October 31, 2014.

TA office hours in WSC 216

TA office hours  :  Monday 3:30-4:30 PM and Tuesday 3:30-4:30 WSC 216.

Additional office hours :  Tuesday November 4, 2014 :  1-2:30 PM available for any who wish some help with how to improve their test writing.  (It turns out that I have another committee meeting from 2:30-4 PM on this day).

Exam : Preliminary exam schedule from the office of the Registrar. Stat 3657 Monday December 8, 2014 7-10 PM.  Room to be announced.  3M Building, room 3250




General Handouts here

Homework assignments here


General Announcement

September 22, 2014 :  LLS_2Year_Application_2014.pdf   London Life Scholarship for actuarial students



Recruiter Information Session --- Sun Life Financial

Date and time: Sep 10, 2014 05:30 PM to 07:00 PM

Location: Somerville House - 3320 - The Garden.

Target: ALL Actuarial Science undergraduates - they are hiring for full time positions for graduating students, summer co-op positions, and 16-month internships.

Register for this event on Career Central


One of the fourth year students, Ryan Zhou, will come on Monday at the start of class to talk about this for a few minutes.