Sigma Xi

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For the fall semester of 2016 Sigma Xi will be meeting on Tuesdays for lunch in McConnell Auditorium. from September 20 though December 13. Talks begin at approximately 12:10 pm and are open to all faculty, staff, and students. A complimentary lunch is offered in McConnell Foyer.

The schedule will be revised as talks are added.

Schedule for Fall 2016


September 20
Francesca Grifo
Environmental Protection Agency
Director, Office of Scientific Integrity
Scientific integrity and science policy at the EPA
(In Seelye 106)
September 27
Mike Howard
Study Group on Climate Change
College and University Endowments,
Divestment and Impact Investing
October 4
Lisa Mangiamele
Biological Sciences
Androgens and the Evolution of a New Communication Signal in Bornean Frogs
October 11
Fall Break
No Talk
October 18
Daniel Schultheis
Mathematics
Math Outreach Modules
October 25

November 1
Jennifer Beichman
Mathematics & Statistics
TBA
November 8

November 15
Randi Garcia
Psychology
TBA
November 22
Thanksgiving
No Talk
November29

December 6

December 13


Have any questions, comments or suggestions for Sigma Xi talks?
Feel free to contact your Sigma Xi program chair; Bruce Hawkins, bhawkins@smith.edu