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August 2014



The current issue of ORMS Today is now available in "digital magazine" format. Click on the cover image to the left, or go to orms-today.com/digital, and enjoy a new online reading experience.

UPDATE 8/8/14: August marks the annual "Innovative Education" back-to-school special issue of OR/MS Today featuring contributions from a handful of the many dedicated teachers in the greater O.R. community and their innovative ideas for improving the profession.

Featured in the August issue:
  • "Big data" and the analytics course Given student expectations and industry demands, it's time to re-frame content to make course big data friendly. [OPEN ACCESS]

  • Gaming: Learning at play An inside look at the design and analysis of games • serious teaching tools for poorly structured problems. [MEMBERS ONLY ARTICLE]

  • Sparking O.R. flame in high school The Operations Research Challenge (TORCH) contest lights up prep students' interest in the profession. [MEMBERS ONLY ARTICLE]

  • Sage advice for graduates How the concepts of operations research can be useful to recent grads now facing life-defining decisions. [MEMBERS ONLY ARTICLE]

  • You've got your degree. Now what? Analytics job opportunities have never been better, but you better keep learning advises recruiting expert. [MEMBERS ONLY ARTICLE]

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OR/MS Today is the magazine for members of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS). The bi-monthly publication provides a comprehensive look at operations research and management science through stories, feature articles, case studies, software reviews and surveys authored by recognized leaders in the field. Operations research and management science are interdisciplinary sciences aimed at solving operational and societal problems arising in all areas of industry, business and government.

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