Join us online! All of our Lectures are open to the Smith community.
Tuesdays 12:15-12:45 pm McConnell 103. To-Go lunch provided for attendees after the talk.

Spring 2022 Talks

Potential Sigma Xi Talk dates are below.
If you would like to give a Sigma Xi talk, please email Bruce Hawkins
Tuesday, April 19 -Albert Y. Kim (SDS), Ben Baumer (SDS), and Dominique Kelly ’22 (ESP).

Fall 2021 Talks

Tuesday 11/16/21, 12:15-12:50 pm
To Go Lunch after the talk

Alicia Grubb, Computer Science

Tuesday 10/19/21, 12:15-12:50 pm
To Go Lunch after the talk

Niveen Ismail, Engineering


Spring 2021 Talks

Tuesday, April 27, 12:30-1:30 pm

The Zoom Recording is here. You will need to be logged in to your Smith account.

Tuesday, March 30, 12:30-1:30 pm

How LiDAR is Revolutionizing The Way We Read the History of Landscapes

Bob Newton
Professor Emeritus, Geosciences Department


Tuesday, March 23, 12:30-1:15 pm EST

Using Interactive Tutorials and Videos in Teaching Data Analysis to Biologists

Marney Pratt, Biological Sciences Department

Tuesday, March 16, 12:30-1:30 pm EST

Dialect Change and Early Reading Success

in African American Children: A Latent Profile Analysis

Peter de Villiers, Sophia and Austin Smith Professor Emeritus of Psychology

Rachel Yan ’21, Statistical & Data Sciences, and Psychology Major

Tuesday, March 9, 12:30-1:30 pm EST
Zoom panel discussion to the film “Picture a Scientist”with Professors Lesly-Ann Giddings, Alicia Grubb, and Sara Pruss