Sigma Xi Archive

  • 2014 Sigma Xi Recipients

    2014 Sigma Xi Recipients

    The Research Office and the IIT Chapter of Sigma Xi have announced the recipients of the 2014 Sigma Xi Research Awards.

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  • Physicist To Discuss “Science of Speed” – March 11

    Physicist To Discuss “Science of Speed” – March 11

    Physicist Diandra Leslie-Pelecky will deliver the Sigma Xi lecture: “The Science of Speed: Faster, Stronger, and Safer” from 3:30-5 pm on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, in Life Sciences, Room 111.

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  • Attend IIT Research Day and Sigma Xi Lecture – April 24

    Attend IIT Research Day and Sigma Xi Lecture – April 24

    Join the Office of Research for IIT Research Day on Wednesday April 24, 2013.

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    MIT’s Felice Frankel To Deliver Sigma Xi Lecture

    Felice Frankel, science photographer and research scientist at the Center for Materials Science and Engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will deliver the 2013 Sigma Xi Lecture on Wednesday April 24 at 3:00 pm in the MTCC Auditorium.

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  • Sigma Xi-IIT Awards for Excellence in University Research: Nominations Due March 29

    Sigma Xi-IIT Awards for Excellence in University Research: Nominations Due March 29

    In recognition of the exemplary accomplishments in research, scholarship, and creative activity by faculty members and graduate students at Illinois Institute of Technology, the Office of the Provost, the Office of Research, and the IIT Chapter of Sigma Xi sponsor the annual Sigma Xi / IIT Awards for Excellence in University Research. Sigma Xi, a scientific research society, is a non-profit group of nearly 75,000 scientists and engineers who have been elected to the Society because of their research achievements or potential.

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    Sigma Xi Lecture: Chuck Knapp – The role of Aquariums and Zoos in Field Conservation

    Chuck Knapp, vice president of conservation and research at the Shedd Aquarium, will deliver the fall 2012 IIT Sigma Xi Lecture, "The role of Aquariums and Zoos in Field Conservation," at 3:50 pm on Tuesday, October 9 in Life Sciences, room 111.

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  • Sigma Xi Awards

    Sigma Xi Awards

    The Graduate College and the IIT Chapter of Sigma Xi are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2012 Sigma Xi Research Awards. These awards recognize exemplary accomplishments in research, scholarship, and creative activity by IIT faculty members and graduate students. The awards will be presented at the Sigma Xi Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, May 9 in the Pritzker Club.

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    IIT Research Day – Sigma Xi Lectures and Awards

    IIT Research Day, sponsored annually by the Graduate College, Office of Research Support Services, will be held from 1 - 4 pm on Wednesday, April 18 at the IIT Tower and University Technology Park's Technology Business Center atrium. Research Day begins with a student poster session, with both graduate and undergraduate tracks.

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    WBEZ Reporter Gabriel Spitzer to Present Sigma Xi Lecture at IIT Research Day

    Gabriel Spitzer, creator of WBEZ's Clever Apes and reporter at KPLU Seattle, will present this year’s Sigma Xi lecture, “Science into Stories: The Human Angle on Research and Discovery,” from 2:30 - 3:30 pm on Wednesday, April 18 in the IIT Tower Auditorium.

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