Events in 2002-2003
John Deere Chapter of Sigma Xi

Recent Changes in State Requirements  for Teacher Education in Science

Ron Vail and Sally Rigeman

Ron Vail is the Lead Professional Development Specialist for the Regional Office of Education in Rock Island.  Sally Rigeman serves as the Secondary Math-Science Consultant at the Mississippi Bend AEA.

Oct. 17, 2002
Wilson Center, Augustana College

Induction of new members

Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research

Tour of the new

Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research

Jan. 9, 2003
Palmer College

William Meeker, Vice President for Research, discussed the various research activities of this new facility. We then toured the building and saw the

    • Research Clinic
    • Imaging Center
    • Electron Microscope

Basic Concepts of Accelerators and Synchrotron Radiation

Apr. 10, 2003
Augustana College

Dr. David C. Williams, Director of XCITE
X-ray Collaboration for Illinois Technology and Education

John G. Kulpin
Research Engineer at the Advance Photon Source

Presentation of Sigma Xi honor cords to
associate members who are graduating this spring.


Advanced Photon Source
Argonne National Laboratory