For the Fall semester of 2019 Sigma Xi will be meeting every other Tuesday for lunch in McConnell Auditorium. from September 10 though December 3. 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 2019

September 10 Nat Fortune
Climate 101: Why Earth is Warming. Carbon Cycles, Bathtubs, and You!
September 24 Meg Thacher
Mandy Anderson
Director of Precollege Programs
 Summer Science and Engineering Program (SSEP)
at Smith
October 8 Denise Lello
David Smith
Al Curran

Coral Reef Ed-Ventures Program
A model for global engagement: 20 years of environmental education and research in Belize
October 29 Bryan Dewsbury
The promise and practice of inclusive teaching
November 12 Stephanie Jones
Exercise and Sport Studies
Movement Kaleidoscope: Unmasking the factors that contribute to our changing movement patterns
December 3 Brian Katz
How do mathematicians believe?

Schedule for Spring 2020

February 4 Marney Pratt
Bar Graphs are Popular but often Problematic
February 18 Rachel Wright
March 3 Marjorie Senechal  |
Gerson Sher

From Pugwash to Putin: a critical history of US-Soviet scientific cooperation
March 24 Sarah Mazza
April 7 Susan Clayton
Wooster College
Climate Change and Psychological Wellbeing: Risk and Resilience
April 21 Alicia M. Grubb
Computer Science