Charleston Chapter of Sigma Xi

The Citadel



Chapter Charter



·        Brown-Bag Lunch Presentation Schedule–Fall, 2016 and Spring, 2017 –  Organizers: Robert Clark, Holly Bevsek, Mei Chen



Place: Greater Issues Room

Time: At noon on Fridays: (Sept 16, Oct 14, Nov 11, Jan 27, Feb 17, Apr 21)

Note: Box lunches will be arranged for all student attendees


v     September 16

Speaker: Dr. Scott Yost, Physics

Title: Physics at the Large Hadron Collider

Abstract: Click here



v     October 14 – Room change:  talk will be held at Grimsley 117

Speaker: Dr. Todd Wittman, Mathematics and Computer Science

Title: “Lost in the Supermarket: Math and Barcodes”

Abstract: Click here


v     November 11

Speaker:  Dr. Dena Garner, Health, Exercise and Sport Science



v     Jan 27 –





v     Feb 17  -





v     Apr 21





·        Previous Brown-bag Lunch Presentations


·        Citadel Member List


·        Treasurer’s Report for the Sigma Xi Charleston Chapter


·        2008 Initiation Ceremony and Banquet


·        2007 Initiation Ceremony and Banquet – program,  photos


v     Dr. Adelman is presenting a Distinguished Service Award  


v     All new full members - Dr. Holly M. Bevsek, Dr. Scott Funkhouser, Dr. Shankar Banik, Dr. Michael J. Dorko



v     All new associate members – Mr. Jui-Chiang Chen, Mr. Rene Hurka, Mr. Jason Sutton, Ms. Aysegul Teker,  Ms. Dai-Yi Wu


v      After-dinner speech by Dr. Groetsch


v     Citadel group – Ms. Dai-Yi Wu, Mr. Jui-Chiang Chen, Dr. Shankar Banik, Dr. Dave Trautman, Dr. Michael J. Dorko, Dr. Holly M. Bevsek,  Dr. Spencer Hurd


v     Citadel group - Dr. Groetsch, Dr. Spencer Hurd, Dr. Dave Trautman, Dr. Shankar Banik


v     Mrs. Adelman and Ms. Aysegul Teker


v     Dr. and Mrs. Adelman


v     Mr. Sutton and his parents


v     Ms. Wu’s family


v     Ms. Wu’s family with Dr. Chen