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    Annual Meeting to Feature Symposium on Big Data in Physics and Astronomy

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    David Flannigan

    Young Investigator Is Enhancing Materials Science

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    Farewell Message from the President

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    In the spring 2018 cycle of its Grants-in-Aid of Research program, the Society awarded 197 grants totaling $191,082 to students.

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    Researchers Awarded Grants to Build Educational Programs and Encourage Diversity in Research

    Three Sigma Xi chapters have been selected to receive grants to improve their programming.

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    Honoring Nobel Prize Winners

    On April 20, 2018, Sigma Xi unveiled six new names to its Hall of Honor, adding members who won the Nobel Prize since 2014. The highlight of the event was a live teleconference with one of the Nobel laureates.

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    Researching the Lives of Slaves

    Member and Howard University doctoral candidate Carter Clinton received a grant from Sigma Xi to investigate the African Burial Ground in New York City.

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    From the President: Sigma Xi's Lifeline

    Sigma Xi President Stuart Cooper encourages members to extend the honor of nomination to others, to support the Society's future of having a robust and active membership.

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    At the March for Science in Raleigh, North Carolina, Sigma Xi Executive Director and CEO Jamie L. Vernon shared how investing in education of science, technology, engineering, and math for students from all backgrounds will support the nation's economy and future success.

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    The world’s largest international precollege science competition is coming to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Sigma Xi is looking for nonstudent members in the area to volunteer as judges.

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    Sigma Xi is a sponsor of the flagship event in Washington, DC, and Executive Director and CEO Jamie Vernon will be a speaker at the march in Raleigh. Meanwhile, the Society’s network of chapters will have roles in multiple satellite events.

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    Six Sigma Xi members who have made some of the most significant research discoveries in recent history will be honored in Research Triangle Park.

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    Honor Society Commits to Leading Improvements in Research

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    Remarks on Sigma Xi's Pathway to the Future by Executive Director and CEO Jamie L. Vernon

    Sigma Xi held a reception in Washington, DC, on March 29. Executive Director and CEO Jamie L. Vernon discussed Sigma Xi's optimism for the future of the scientific enterprise, and stated that the Society will help address issues relating to the ethical conduct of research.

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    Remarks on Sigma Xi's Pathway to the Future by Immediate Past President Tee Guidotti

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    Sigma Xi's Pathway to the Future

    Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society held a reception on February 17, 2018, during the American Association for Advancement of Science's (AAAS) Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas, to share the plan for Sigma Xi's future.

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    Sigma Xi Awards Its First Climate Science Grant

    The Grants-in-Aid of Research program's first climate science grant was awarded to Anna Knochel, an undergraduate student from Rice University who is studying the role viruses play in coral reef ecosystems.

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    Support a Student: Be a Judge for the Student Research Showcase

    You can have a direct impact on high school, undergraduate, and graduate students’ research careers by volunteering as a judge in the online 2018 Sigma Xi Student Research Showcase.

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    From the President: Soft Skills

    Sigma Xi’s emphasis on honoring excellence in science and technology and promoting policies that ensure the health of the scientific enterprise is important, but that is not the sole emphasis of our mission, writes President Stuart Cooper. Research communication and ethics are also important.

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    Sigma Xi Awards Research Grants to Students

    In the fall 2017 cycle of its Grants-in-Aid of Research program, the Society awarded 121 grants totaling $116,096 to students.

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    Over the past year significant changes and improvements have been made in Sigma Xi administrative operations, programmatic activities, and outreach initiatives. This update will summarize these accomplishments as well as point out the challenges that remain to be overcome to maintain and grow Sigma Xi as a premier scientific research honor society.

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    Sigma Xi Members in the 2017 Cohort of AAAS Fellows

    The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Council elected Sigma Xi members among its 2017 Fellows to recognize their contributions to innovation, education, and scientific leadership.

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    Top Research Associations Join Forces to Support Science and Engineering

    Sigma Xi and the American Association for the Advancement of Science, each with a history of supporting the scientific enterprise for more than 100 years, are building a partnership to promote, protect, and improve all aspects of science and engineering.

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    Report Makes Recommendations to Help Early Career Researchers

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    Membership Dues to Increase for Fiscal Year 2019

    Sigma Xi's membership dues will increase in fiscal year 2019, which begins July 1, 2018. You can lock in your current rate for up to five years by renewing your membership before December 31, 2017.

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    Geraldine L. Richmond Voted in as Sigma Xi's Future President

    Members of Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society have voted to make Geraldine L. Richmond, presidential chair of science and professor of chemistry at the University of Oregon, the Society's future president.

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    Members of Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society elected their peers to leadership roles in an online election that ended December 7.

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    Chapter Award Winners Announced

    Sigma Xi’s Committee on Qualifications and Membership selected chapters for awards based on fiscal year 2018 chapter annual reports and evaluations from directors.

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    A Brick Wall of Reality on One Side and the Abyss of Catastrophe on the Other

    In light of Sigma Xi’s Symposium on Atmospheric Chemistry, Climate, and Health on November 10 in Raleigh, North Carolina, Immediate Past President Tee L. Guidotti describes the current environmental situation and Sigma Xi’s role in it.

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    Sigma Xi Hosts Symposium on Climate Change and Student Research Conference

    Sigma Xi invited its members and the public to the Symposium on Atmospheric Chemistry, Climate, and Health and Student Research Conference November 10–11, 2017, at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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    Winners Announced at Student Research Conference

    Science and engineering students from across the country gathered in Raleigh, North Carolina, on November 11 for the 17th Annual Student Research Conference.

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    Sigma Xi Joins Effort to Ask Political Candidates for Science and Technology Positions

    Researchers across the United States will help voters learn how their 2018 congressional and gubernatorial candidates view science and technology.

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    Who is Responsible?

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    Last night, Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society hosted an Executive Director Meet and Greet to connect with Sigma Xi members and partners from the Society's dynamic network in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, and the surrounding areas.

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    Postdoctoral scholars and graduate students can now save 20 percent on membership fees when they are elected to Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society and concurrently join the National Postdoctoral Association.

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    Peter Harries

    Grants-in-Aid of Research Supports Emerging Scientists

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    Assist those affected by Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath by contacting a fellow member in the area, opening your lab to displaced researchers so they can continue their work, or donating.

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    Statement on Diversity and Recent Events in Charlottesville, Virginia

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    Sigma Xi Offers Research Grants to Students

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    From the President: We'll Always Have Paris

    I welcome my new role as Sigma Xi’s president as of July 1.

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    Stay in Touch with the Society

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    Sigma Xi Signs Letter to Congress Seeking Raised Spending Caps for Research

    Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society and 200 organizations joined with Research!America to call on Congress to raise the spending caps for research in the fiscal year 2018 federal budget.

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    New Executive Director and CEO Describes Our Path Forward

    After serving as Sigma Xi’s director of science communications and publications and editor-in-chief of American Scientist, my admiration for the members and mission of this organization has only grown.

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    Grants Available to Students Studying Climate Science

    Undergraduate and graduate students studying climate science have a new opportunity to receive funding for their research.

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    Sigma Xi's Magazine Wins Six EXCEL Awards

    Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society’s magazine has once again ranked among the top publications from non-profit associations.

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    Sigma Xi's Magazine Launches Website Redesign

    Sigma Xi's bi-monthly publication about science, engineering, technology, and math relaunched its website to improve the reader experience, especially for readers using mobile devices.

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    Sigma Xi Partners with J&J Editorial on its Scientific Journal for High School Students

    Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society has signed a memorandum of understanding with J&J Editorial to create a partnership that will benefit Chronicle of The New Researcher.

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    Tee Guidotti Reflects on His Year as Sigma Xi President

    The last 12 months have been tumultuous for American science. Rising distrust and skepticism have undermined acceptance of science as a way of understanding the world.

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    Sigma Xi Awards Research Grants to Students in Spring 2017 Cycle

    In the spring 2017 cycle, the Society awarded 150 grants totaling $120,354 to students.

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    Sigma Xi Awards Teamwork at Intel International Science and Engineering Fair

    Sigma Xi members selected outstanding teams at the 2017 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair to receive $6,000 from the Society's Special Awards in Team Science.

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    Sigma Xi Names A New Executive Director and CEO

    Jamie Vernon named next Sigma Xi executive director and CEO starting July 1, 2017.

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    Sigma Xi Chapters Participate in March for Science, Sponsor Earth Day Extras

    Sigma Xi chapters across the country participated in the March for Science on April 22, 2017, to celebrate science and call for evidence-based policymaking.

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    Mark Peeples Speaks to March for Science Crowd in Columbus, Ohio

    Past President of Sigma Xi Mark Peeples addressed the March for Science-Columbus crowd outside the west lawn of Ohio Statehouse.

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    Showcase People's Choice Award Announced

    Nicholas DiStefano, a sophomore at American Heritage High School in Plantation, Florida, won the People’s Choice Award at this year's Student Research Showcase.

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    2017 Student Research Showcase Results

    Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society brought together students and professional researchers online for its 5th annual Student Research Showcase. This year, 116 high school, undergraduate, and graduate students entered this science communication competition.

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    Sigma Xi Members Elected to the National Academy of Engineering

    Seventeen of the new members elected to the National Academy of Engineering are Sigma Xi members.

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    March for Science Touts Sigma Xi Support in Partnership Announcement

    With two months left before thousands of people participate in the March for Science movement on April 22, organizers have shared a list of partners and information to help people get involved.

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    The Core Value of Science

    In his March–April letter, Sigma Xi President Tee Guidotti describes the value that science provides to society.

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    Small Grants Make Big Difference

    Sigma Xi offers Science, Math, and Engineering Education (SMEE) Grants worth up to $2,000 each to the Society’s chapters to fund innovative education programs. Susan Walsh, president of the Rollins College Chapter in Winter Park, Florida, shares the outcomes of their grant.

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    Sigma Xi Members Become AAAS Fellows

    The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Council elected the following Sigma Xi members among its 2016 Fellows to recognize their contributions to innovation, education, and scientific leadership.

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    Sigma Xi Distinguished Lecturers Announced for 2017–2018

    For the 79th consecutive year, Sigma Xi presents its panel of Distinguished Lecturers as an opportunity for chapters to host visits from outstanding individuals who are at the leading edge of science.

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    Sigma Xi Becomes a Partner with the March for Science

    Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society is partnering with the March for Science, an event that will bring scientists and science advocates to Washington, D.C., on April 22, 2017. Sister marches are also being planned for cities across the country and around the world.

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    Statement from Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society Executive Director and CEO John C. Nemeth on the Presidential Executive Order Establishing Temporary Travel Ban

    Sigma Xi CEO John Nemeth calls on President Trump to rescind the executive order that temporarily restricts citizens of seven countries from entering the United States.

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    Sigma Xi CEO John Nemeth Sends Letter of Concern to the White House Over Federal Communications Restrictions

    Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society Executive Director and CEO John Nemeth today sent a letter to President Donald J. Trump to raise a concern over restrictions that have been placed on federal agencies.

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    President Tee L. Guidotti declares Sigma Xi much improved compared to recent years. He describes areas of the Society that have been strengthened, the actions that were taken to make improvements, and what members can look forward to in the future.

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