Sigma Xi

Current Events and Awards

Events for Spring 2018

Annual Sigma Xi Awards Banquet

  • The Sigma Xi awards for students and faculty are presented at the annual dinner.  This event is open to all IPFW faculty, students, and their guests!
  • Photos from this event
  • The awards dinner was April 30 at the Lucky Moose restaurant (622 E Dupont Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46825).  (We have reserved the large "Coconut Room" in the back.)  In addition to the presentation of awards, there was a short talk by Prof. Chen, on Building seCure, Heterogeneous, and Effective Networks.
  • Congratulations to our Faculty award winners:
    • Sigma Xi 2018 Science Teacher of the Year Award, Zhuming Bi, Professor of Mechanical Engineering
    • Sigma Xi 2018 Researcher of the Year Award, Zesheng Chen, Assistant Professor of Computer Science
  • Congratulations to our Student award winners:
    • Best Graduate Student Poster Presentation:  Shailesh Raj Acharya, Biology, Fac. Sponsor Vamsi Nalam
    • Best Undergraduate Poster Presentation: Tianna Schuerman, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Fac. Sponsors Sharon Mankey and Mariesa Rang
    • Best Team Poster Presentation: Nicholas Yergens and Jedidiah Davis, Psychology, Fac. Sponsor Jody Ross

The IPFW Student Research and Creative Endeavor Symposium

  • Friday, March 23, 2018, Walb Classic Ballroom
  • Photos from this event
  • IPFW Sigma Xi presents its annual student research awards based on posters judged at this event.  All projects in scientific and/or engineering areas will be considered, there is no need for students to apply separately for these awards.

Annual Sigma Xi Faculty Awards for Research and Science Teaching

  • Application due date: Friday, March 30
  • Nomination form for IPFW Sigma Xi Research Award: DOC
  • Nomination form for IPFW Sigma Xi Science Teaching Award: DOC

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