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6200 Bayshore Road
Oregon, OH 43616
Phone: 419.530.8360
Fax: 419.530.8399

The Lake Erie Center is open to the public
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tours offered Wednesday at 10 a.m.

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Sigma Xi at the University of Toledo

Sigma Xi

Welcome to the Scientific Honorary Society! 

Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, is the honor society of scientists and engineers that recognizes scientific achievement.

The Society is a diverse organization of members and chapters dedicated to companionship in science and engineering and to the advancement of knowledge through research, service and teaching.

Mission: To enhance the health of the research enterprise, foster integrity in science and engineering and promote the public's understanding of science for the purpose of improving the human condition.

Vision: Sigma Xi will be recognized as the global interdisciplinary society that promotes ethics and excellence in scientific and engineering research.

To join The University of Toledo's Chapter of Sigma Xi, submit a completed nomination form (PDF) to UT Sigma Xi President Carol Stepien (; or UT Lake Erie Center, Mail Stop #604)

For more information on joining, please visit our Membership page. 

The University of Toledo Chapter of the Scientific Research Society Sigma Xi is very happy to announce Dr. Yakov Lapitsky, UT Professor of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, as the 2015-16 winner of the Eleni and Evangelos Theodosiou Sigma Xi Young Investigator Research Award.

Last Updated: 8/18/17