Looking for an interesting statistics thesis topic? Check out the NESCAC Winter All-Academic Team (pdf). This shows every Williams winter athlete (and their team) with a GPA above 3.5. Is this enough information to determine whether or not the wrestling team has a higher GPA than the mens basketball team? No. But it is a start. You need to figure out all the team members who were eligible for this list but were not, in fact, named. Then you need to make a bunch of assumptions about the overall distribution of grades. But there is enough info here to make a stab at the topic. And you could cross check with list of Latin honors at graduation.

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