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Christine Riddiough

Christine Riddiough

Hometown: Wauwatosa, WI

Current City: Washington, DC

BA, Astronomy; Carleton College, Northfield, MN
MS, Astrophysics; Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Using SAS since 1999    Teaching SAS since 1999

Professional experience:
Instructor, Roosevelt University, Chicago, IL; Instructor, Montgomery College, Germantown, MD; Consulting with Non-Profits, Washington, DC

Courses I teach include

SAS Macro Language 1: Essentials
Mixed Models Analyses Using SAS
Creating Stored Processes Using SAS 2: Additional Topics
Creating BI Dashboards Using SAS
Statistics 2: ANOVA and Regression

Recommended resources:
Books: SAS/GRAPH: Beyond the Basics by Robert Allison; Output Delivery System: The Basics and Beyond by Michele Burlew, Lauren Haworth, and Cynthia Zender; SAS Macro Programming Made Easy by Michele Burlew

What students are saying:

Chris is fantastic. She clearly knows the program very well and made herself very available for questions before, during, and after class, and also after the training was complete.
Christine is very knowledgeable about SAS and other statistical software packages, and provides thorough explanation of concepts and answers to questions. She is very personable and approachable, too.
She is friendly and approachable. She knows the material well, and can answer even obsure questions, or save most confused and lost people. We were grateful.

What is your favorite training course and why?
Statistics 1 - it includes both programming and statistics and allows me to use some of my astronomy examples. The students come from a lot of different backgrounds so it's always interesting.

What is the best part about teaching?
I love seeing the students faces when they 'get it' - at that moment you know that you've helped someone understand what SAS can do.

Do you have any hobbies, favorite activities, or hidden talents?
Snuba-diving (a combination of scuba and snorkeling), mystery books and writing.

What is your favorite place or dream vacation destination?
Mars - I've always wanted to go into space.

If you could share a meal with anyone dead or alive, who would it be and why?
Albert Einstein

What is your favorite movie, book, artist, or musician?
Artist - Van Gogh

Are you passionate about a particular sports team?
Chicago Cubs -- wait'll next year

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