Events in 2006-2007
John Deere Chapter of Sigma Xi

Your Mom's a Synapsid: Mammal-Like Reptiles and the Origins of Mammalian Locomotion

Dr. Allison L. Beck, Biology Department
Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois

Oct. 26, 2006
Wilson Center, Augustana College

New Members

Research Presentations
Nov. 29, 2006
Augustana College

New associate members of the chapter inducted in October presented either a 10 minute talk or a poster describing the research that they have been doing.

NOVA ScienceNow
March 27, 2007
Rivermont Collegiate School, Bettendorf

The third program of the year featured these three topics and local scientists.

Robert Mitchell

"Mass Extinction"
William Hammer

Heather Mattern