Auburn University Chapter of
Research Honor Society
Auburn University Chapter of Sigma Xi Sponsored
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