John Deere Chapter of Sigma Xi
Sigma Xi is the national scientific research society. The John Deere chapter (#250) is
in the Quad Cities -- Davenport and Bettendorf, Iowa; Rock Island and Moline, Illinois.

Quad Cities Co-Lab Tour and Dinner The Spring meeting was at Hamilton Technical College in Davenport on April 1, 2015.  We gathered at 5:30 pm for free pizza and at 6:15 pm we had a tour of the Quad Cities Co-Lab.  These photos were taken at the event.

Research Presentations On January 27, 2015 new associate members of the chapter presented their research results.  Here are some photos taken at the event.

Annual New Member Induction.  This event was held at Western Illinois University - Quad Cities on November 20, 2014.  The guest speaker was Dr. Eric M. Johnson, Deere and Company telling us about 3D printing technology and its impact at Deere.  Here are some photos that were taken at the meeting and uploaded to Flickr.

New Members

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 presidents - 1975-2014
List of programs - 1996-2013
Local dues ($8)
Membership list
Membership nomination form - Word, PDF
New members - 1996-2014

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:  June 16, 2015