Events in 2016-2017
John Deere Chapter of Sigma Xi

Annual Induction of New Members

Five 10 minute presentations
given by
Amanda Willsmeyer, Kimberly Murphy, Susa Stonedahl, Michael Opar and Shadrack Roberts

Nov. 15, 2016
Science Building, Augustana College

New members - full photo

Research Presentations
Jan. 26, 2017
Science Building, Augustana College

New associate members of the chapter inducted in November presented either a talk or a poster describing the research that they had been doing.

"Total Solar Eclipse"
Apr. 12, 2017
McCarthy Hall 013, St. Ambrose University
Photos (includes the PowerPoint slides)

This program about the total solar eclipse that will occur across a narrow band of the United States from Oregon to South Carolina on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 was presented by Lee Carkner, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Augustana College. Robert Mitchell was scheduled to be the co-presenter but was ill. The slides were provided by both Lee and Robert.

The student members of Sigma Xi who graduated this year received their Sigma Xi honor cord.