Register now for the 2014 Student Research Showcase
Register by March 10 for the 2014 Sigma Xi Student Research Showcase. This competition will be held March 17-23 to give undergraduate, graduate, and advanced high school students first-hand experience in presenting their research. And they don’t have to leave home—the showcase is held online, which saves travel time and expense.
Participants receive feedback from professional scientists and prizes are awarded for the best presentations. If you’re not a student, you can volunteer as a judge! Learn more on the Student Research Showcase page.
Photo: 2013 Student Research Showcase graduate division winner Eddie Lee.
2013 Sigma Xi Election Results The results of the 2013 Sigma Xi Society Officer Elections are in! We want to thank each of the candidates and all of our members who voted. The president-elect designee is Mark Peeples of The Ohio State University. He will be president of Sigma Xi from July 1, 2015-June 30, 2016. Ron Millard of the University of Cincinnati will serve as treasurer for a second term from July 1, 2014-June 30, 2018. Click here for more results.
Text Your Donation to Sigma Xi
Now you can donate to Sigma Xi through a text message. Simply text the word: sigmaxi to the number: 501501 to donate $10 to Sigma Xi or click here. The donation will be included on your next phone bill.
Science and Human Rights Issues
As a partner of the AAAS Science and Human Rights Coalition, Sigma Xi works to help its members use their scientific knowledge and skills to support human rights.
2013 Communicating Science in the 21st Century Check out these videos showing panel discussions about "Communicating Science in the 21st Century" from our Annual Assembly of Delegates on November 9. The panel discussed how social media is changing the way scientists can communicate with the public and each other.
Our American Scientist iPad version is ready!
Issues of the magazine back through Jul-Aug 2012 have been placed in the iTunes store for members and digital subscribers. The magazines can also be purchased by the public at the regular cover price of $5.95.
Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipients
Three of this year's 16 recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom are Sigma Xi Members.
The awards will be presented at a ceremony at the White House on November 20th. Please
join us in congratulating these outstanding Sigma Xi members in this wonderful
Member Print Subscription
Sigma Xi members receive the digital edition of the magazine as part of their membership benefits. Members (dues-paid) may continue to receive print issues at a reduced one-year subscription price.
Earn a Free Year of Membership
Sigma Xi's new Member-Get-A-Member program gives all active Sigma Xi members a chance to earn a free year of membership by recommending five new members during a one-year period. Potential new members must list their Sigma Xi "Recommender" on the "Recommended by" line at the bottom of their nomination forms.
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