Sigma Xi is a national honorary society whose members are selected by local chapters on the basis of their scientific research credentials. The society publishes American Scientist. The society was founded in 1886; the Ohio University Chapter was founded in 1961.
Membership Nomination News and Announcements
Officers Prior-Year Meetings
Historical Note Remembering Darrel Huwe
National Sigma Xi Home Page
Vice-President: Dr. Sarah E. Wyatt
Secretary-Treasurer: Dr. Maarten Uijt de Haag
Before his retirement, he was honored at the 1996 Awards Banquet. Follow the link above for more information.
One hundred years after it's founding the Society expanded its mission in 1986 to include the honoring of scientific accomplishments, to encourage and to enhance the worldwide appreciation and support of original investigation in science and technology, and to foster world-wide a creative and dynamic interaction among science, technology, and society.
Since 1886, Sigma Xi has grown to include over 500 chapters across the North America continent. The Society now has almost 100,000 active members in universities, colleges, industry, and government.
Dick Piccard revised this file (http://www.ohio.edu/sigmaxi/archive1/index.html) on March 30, 2011.
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