John Deere Chapter of Sigma Xi

Sigma Xi is the national scientific research honor society. The object of the society is to encourage original investigation in science, pure and applied.

The fields of activity of the society are the pure and applied natural sciences. These include the physical sciences, the life and agricultural sciences, the earth sciences, the medical sciences, mathematics and engineering.

The John Deere chapter (#250) is in the Quad Cities -- Davenport and Bettendorf, Iowa; Rock Island and Moline, Illinois.

Research Presentations. On Monday, Feb. 5, 2018 new associate members of the chapter will present their research results by either giving a talk or displaying a poster.

Annual New Member Induction. This event was held on Nov. 14, 2017. After the induction ceremony, the program consisted of 10 minute presentations by Robert Mitchell and Yunye Shi of St. Ambrose and Andrew Sward and James van Howe of Augustana. Photos taken at this event.

Looking back.  These events were held in 2016-2017.

American Scientist -- the magazine of Sigma Xi
Call for nominations of new members
Constitution and bylaws

CUR - Council on Undergraduate Research
Grants-in-Aid of Research - funds available to students

History of the chapter: 1966-1988
List of events - 1996-present
Local dues ($8)

Membership list

Membership nomination form - Word, PDF
Nomination instructions
New members - 1996-present

Other chapters with home pages

Quad City Engineering and Science Council
Qualifications for membership

Science Cafés
Sigma Xi - national office
Summer Research Gatherings

David R. Renneke, e-mail
Last update:  Dec. 12, 2017