For the fall semester of 2017 Sigma Xi will be meeting on Tuesdays for lunch in McConnell Auditorium. from September 19 though December 12. 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 2017
|What is the difference between Data Science and Statistics?|
|September 26||Andrew Guswa Engineering||Slowing the water: Landscape and Water Supply|
Talk rescheduled to October 31
|October 10||No Talk||Autumn Recess|
|October 17||Kevin Shea Chemistry||Planning for the Young Library Space|
|October 24||Jill de Villiers Psychology||
Cross situational word learning: how to tell a fep from a blick
|October 31||Moira Flanagan Chemistry||A DNA-small molecule catalyst enzyme mimic|
|November 7||Sarah Witkowski Exercise & Sports Studies||
Is Exercise a Countermeasure for Vascular Aging in Women?
Marney Pratt Biological Sciences
Monitoring Macroinvertebrates in the Mill River
|November 21||No Talk||Thanksgiving Recess|
Lauren Metskas ’08 MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge University, UK
Watching a virus at work: correlated cryo-fluorescence and cryo-electron microscopy of influenza virus fusion
Mary Harrington Psychology
|Does anyone really know what time it is?|
Burcu Minsky Biological Sciences
“Hyaluronic acid based biointerfaces