Members of the senior class who demonstrated intellectual initiative and completed extensive research for a senior thesis in science, math, or psychology will be inducted as members in Sigma Xi, the international scientific honor society. Sigma XI was founded in 1886 as a research society for science and engineering. Its aims are to improve the interaction between science, technology, and society and to celebrate scientific research among the various disciplines. These Williams seniors join the nearly 75,000 Sigma Xi members in over 500 chapters affiliated with colleges, universities, industrial research centers, and government laboratories.
Saturday of Commencement Weekend. Reception begins at 9:30 am. Ceremony begins at 10:00 am. MainStage, ’62 Center for Theatre and Dance