SIGMA XI - NJIT CHAPTER  

EVENTS CONDUCTED DURING ACADEMIC YEAR 2010-2011

Monday, September 20, 2010: PAULINE OLIVEROS, Founder, Deep Listening Institute Ltd., Distinguished Research Professor of Music, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute: "MUSIC IMPROVISATION SOFTWARE: AN INTERFACE FOR PEOPLE WITH SEVERE DISABILITIES"   (co-sponsored with the NJIT Technology & Society Forum Committee, Albert Dorman Honors College, NJIT Biomedical Engineering Department and Murray Center for Women in Technology)  (click here for information and abstract).

Wednesday, November 3, 2010: NEIL MAHER, Federated Department of History - NJIT: "GROUND CONTROL: BEYOND AN ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORY OF THE SPACE RACE"   (co-sponsored with the NJIT Technology & Society Forum Committee, Albert Dorman Honors College and Federated History Department)  (click here for information and abstract).

Wednesday, February 16, 2011: The KLANG STRING QUARTET, A NEW SOUND AT NJIT   (co-sponsored with the NJIT Technology & Society Forum Committee and Albert Dorman Honors College)  (click here for information and abstract).

Wednesday, March 23, 2011: SHEENA IYENGA, S.T. Lee Professor of Business, Columbia Business School: "THE OBLIGATION TO CHOOSE"   (co-sponsored with the NJIT Technology & Society Forum Committee, Albert Dorman Honors College, College of Science and Liberal Arts, School of Management, Murray Center for Women in Technology)  (click here for information and abstract).

Monday, April 4, 2011: PUBLIC FORUM - Panel Discussion with four invited speakers, moderated by Dr. Maurie Cohen, NJIT: "JAPAN AND EARLY LESSONS FOR THE NUCLEAR INDUSTRY"   (co-sponsored with the NJIT Technology & Society Forum Committee, Albert Dorman Honors College, College of Science and Liberal Arts and Department of Physics)  (click here for information and abstract).

Wednesday, April 20, 2011: DONALD S. SIEGEL, Dean of the School of Business and Professor of Management, University at Albany, SUNY: "ACADEMIC ENTREPRENEURSHIP"   (co-sponsored with the NJIT Technology & Society Forum Committee, Albert Dorman Honors College, School of Management,NJIT ADVANCE, NJIT Office of Technology Development, NJ Innovation Acceleration Center)  (click here for information and abstract).