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For the fall semester of 2014 Sigma Xi will be meeting on Tuesdays for lunch in McConnell Auditorium. from September 9 though December 9. Talks begin at approximately 12:10 pm and are open to all faculty and staff and students. A complimentary lunch is offered in McConnell Foyer.

The schedule will be revised as talks are added.

Schedule for Fall 2014


September 9
Bosiljka Glumac and Laura Katz
Science Center Committee on Diversity
Conversation about best practices for access and diversity in STEM courses.
September 16
Nathan Derr
Biological Sciences
TBA
September 23
Judith B. Cardell
Engineering
TBA
September 30

October 7

October 14
No Program
Fall Break
October 21

October 28

November 4

November 11

November 18
Camille Washington-Ottombre
Environmental Science and Policy
Climate change and institutional dynamics of social-ecological systems
November 25
No Program
Thanksgiving
December 2
Allison Anacker
Eveillard Postdoctoral Fellow
TBA
December 9
Nathanael Fortune
Physics
Cooperation born of adversity: experimental physics of quantum antiferromagnets

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