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SIGMA XI
THE SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH SOCIETY
University of Michigan Chapter
A 501(c)(3) Tax Deductible Organization

To enhance the health of the research enterprise,
foster integrity in science and engineering,
and promote the public's understanding of science
for the purpose of improving the human condition.


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MEMBERSHIP NOMINATION
Deadline was March 15, 2017 for Spring 2017 Initiation. Contact the Membership Secretary (gwgraham@umich.edu) if you have questions or need information on election to the Society. The Chapter is grateful to Cathleen Zepelin for her financial support of the nomination process. Click on link for Nomination Form (V.2016-2017)

TEACHER OF THE YEAR NOMINATION
The deadline for 2017 nominations was March 6, 2017. Attached to the nomination form is an explanation of the award and the names of past recipients.

IN MEMORIAM
In Memoriam last updated 09-2016

SIGMA XI CHAPTERS
List of Chapters
(Works April 2017)

POST-DOC SURVEY RESULTS
For Results of the Post-Doc Survey,
Click HERE

Founded in 1886, Sigma Xi - The Scientific Research Society is an international honor society for scientists and engineers. In May 2008, the Chapter was given 501(c)(3) status, formally backdated to our founding year, 1903. Donations to the chapter's scientific and educational activities are tax-deductible. Tax ID # 38-1741160

Membership is open to individuals who have demonstrated excellence or considerable potential for excellence in research.

For more information on how to become a member, click here (gwgraham@umich.edu) to contact the Chapter's Membership Chairman (George Graham) by e-mail.


2017 SCIENCE FAIR - Cobo Center March 2017
Winners were honored at the 2017 Banquet on April 19, 2017 Annual Banquet on April 19, 2017


2017 Annual Meeting
(Initiation Banquet, Awards Ceremony, and Guest Speaker)
Wednesday April 19, 2017
Speaker: Daniel C. Fisher, Ph.D.
Director, Museum of Paleontology
University of Michigan
"The Bristle Mammoth - Still Emerging"


MARCH 22, 2017 SCIENCE CAFÉ

As we have been doing for the past five years, the University of Michigan
Chapter of Sigma Xi provided financial support for support for one of
the UM Museum of Natural History's Science Cafés. This year it
was the March 22, 2017 Science Café on "Epigenetics". The
speakers were Kelly Bakulski and Dana Dolinoy of the U-M School of
Public Health, and Srijan Sen of the Department of Psychiatry at
Michigan Medicine, pictured below,\ with Kira Berman (far right),
Assistant Director of Education at the UM Museum of Natural History.


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The deadlines for Grants in Aid of Research are in March and October each year. For more information. click HERE. [Last update January 2017]


In May 2008, The University of Michigan Chapter of Sigma Xi was given 501(c)(3) status, formally backdated to our founding year, 1903. Donations to the chapter's scientific and educational activities are tax-deductible. Tax ID # 38-1741160

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