Professor Adrian Raftery Receives Ireland's St. Patrick's Medal for His Contributions to Science

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Raftery Awarded Ireland's St. Patrick's Day Medal

On March 15th the Prime Minister of Ireland, Enda Kenny, presented Adrian with the St. Patrick's Day Medal at a ceremony in Washington, D.C.  The award is given by the Science Foundation Ireland to honor Irish-born scientists who live and work in the United States. The award acknowledges Adrian's numerous contributions to statistics and to substantive areas in sociology, demography, weather forecasting, among many others.

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Congratulations to Adrian!  Highly deserved award for Dublin born Dr. Raftery!