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 Sarah  Baxter

Sarah Baxter Assistant Professor of Statistics

Having grown up in central Pennsylvania, Dr. Baxter is excited to return to the area to join the faculty at Harrisburg University. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and 3 active boys.

Dr. Baxter has conducted research examining a project-based assessment approach to Statistics and how student outcomes with this approach compare with students offered a more traditional testing approach. Her research interests revolve around statistics education and strengthening and expanding assessment methods in introductory statistics courses.


B.S. Mathematics and Christian Education, Messiah College, Grantham, PA
M.S. Statistics, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS
Ed.D. Educational Leadership, with concentration in Mathematics Education, University of Delaware, Newark, DE

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