In March of 2015 the alpha chapter of Mu Sigma Rho at North Carolina State University, Department of Statistics, inducted new members. They join an impressive list of around 600 new inductees at NCSU since 1993 (Inductee List). The NCSU chapter was established in 1985.
Mu Sigma Rho is the national honorary society for statistics. Its purpose is the promotion and encouragement of scholarly activity in statistics, and the recognition of outstanding achievement among the students and instructional staff in eligible academic institutions.
Mu Sigma Rho involves graduate students at all levels, undergraduates, faculty and professional statisticians. Activities include outreach and service to the profession.