For the Fall semester of 2018 Sigma Xi will be meeting on Tuesdays for lunch in McConnell Auditorium. from September 18 though December 11. 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 2018
|September 18||Chris Sims Alchemy Fund||Is there a venture hiding in your lab? How and when to commercialize academic research.|
|September 25||Sigma Xi||Meeting to Discuss Budget Priorities|
|October 2||Kalina Dimova Biochemisty||
New Developments at the Center for Proteomics
|October 9||No Talk||Fall Break|
|October16||Jim Rolf University of Virginia||Helping Incoming Students Prepare for Quantitative Reasoning|
|October 23||Stan Scordilis Biology||M4|
|October 30||Denise McKahn Engineering||
Smith’s Carbon Mitigation Strategy
Maren Buck Chemistry
Sarah Moore Engineering
|Targeted Drug Delivery|
Stacey Schmeidel Director of Media Relations
The Art — and Science — of Being an Interpretive Ranger: My Summer with the National Park Service
|November 20||No Talk||Thanksgiving|
|November 27||Camille Washington-Ottombre||Research in Kenya and Morocco|
|December 4||Kristen Dorsey Engineering||
What’s hard about soft sensors?
|December 11||Kevin Shea Chemistry||Opportunities and Challenges Associated with Large Research Groups: An Open Discussion|