Auburn University Chapter of Sigma Xi

The Research Honor Society


Auburn University Chapter of Sigma Xi Sponsored Special Programs

Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society, is an international honorary research society with 70,000 members worldwide. Sigma Xi members can be found in virtually every branch of academia, government and industry, and are active in a broad range of activities from local science fairs to deciding issues of political importance relating to research. Nearly 200 members have won the Nobel Prize. There are more than 500 Sigma Xi chapters in North America and around the world provide a supportive environment for interdisciplinary research at colleges and universities, industry research centers and government laboratories. Sigma Xi also publishes American Scientist six times a year and holds annual forums on topical scientific research issues such as scientific ethics and the future of federal funding for research.