Honoring scientific accomplishments


Encouraging original investigation in science and technology 


Fostering interaction among science, technology & society 




Special Events


Dr. Gillian Ryan, Physics

Friday 27 January 2012


The Cellular Hokey Pokey: Excitable Actin Dynamics at the Leading

Of Crawling Cells

Lehigh Faculty Talk

Dr. M. Kathryn Iovine, Biological Sciences

Thursday 16 February 2012


12:10-1:00 PM

Defining the Mechanisms that Regulate Skeletal Morphogenesis

Lehigh Faculty Talk 

Dr. M. Virginia McSwain

Friday 23 March 2012


Report on Sigma Xi Annual Meeting

“A workshop for ethical



Interesting thought form

National Meeting of Sigma

Xi and an interactive

discussion of the ethics of

publishing research

Lehigh Chapter Sigma Xi Annual Initiation, Banquet, and Lecture

Dr. Jennifer Macalady, Geosciences Dept, Penn State University

Monday 9 April 2012

Asa Packer Dining Room

5:45-9:00 PM

“Direct Human Exploration\

Of the Terrestrial



New results as a consequence

of advances in caving and cave

diving technology


Sigma Xi Annual Meeting

November 10-13, 2011


Raleigh Convention Center

Raleigh, North Carolina


Online Resources


Student Research Funds

Lehigh Chemical Engineering graduate student awarded grant

American Scientist

A terrific journal with articles and book reviews of interest to engineers, scientists and mathematicians. Subscription included with Sigma Xi membership.


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