Links to Outside Resources

I Quant NY
Quantitative Analysis of NYC Open Data: Every data set that the city releases tells a story. This blog is all about telling those stories, one data set at a time.

NICHE – Numeracy Infusion Course for High Education
A website intended to provide a repository of resources and information for faculty from across the disciplines who are seeking to infuse numeracy into their course instruction.

Gapminder
A non-profit venture promoting sustainable global development and achievement of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals by increased use and understanding of statistics and other information about social, economic and environmental development at local, national and global levels.

Influence Explorer
A website to explore companies, lawmakers and prominent individuals that matter to you and see how they’re influencing the political system.

Case Studies for Quantitative Reasoning
A book of twenty-four case studies of public media articles (mostly from newspapers) containing quantitative information, analyses, or argument.

MAA QR for College Graduates
The Mathematical Association of America’s “Quantitative Reasoning for College Graduates: A Complement to the Standards”. A report meant to reshape the notion of quantitative literacy for a rapidly-growing, and substantially changing, student body.