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At IUPUI School of Science, we are dedicated to making an impact, and improving lives. This section highlights just a few of our faculty, students, and alumni who exemplify what it means to be a lifelong School of Science scholar. We never stop learning, and never stop searching for answers.
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When Barbara Kaiser officially retired from the Wishard [now Eskenazi Health] Department of Pathology in 2001, she was quickly convinced by her colleague DeAnna Fuller to take on a position as an adjunct faculty member teaching introductory Microbiology...
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School of Science biology alumnus, Zach Bennett recently began his career as a dental student at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. Bennett accredits much of his success to the rigor and responsibility of being an IUPUI School of Science...
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Bryce Wray-Nelson, a senior biology major, spent much of his time in undergrad giving back to others. Learn more about how his experiences with community service shaped his time in undergrad. Post grad plans: After I graduate, I hope to attend...
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Plater International Scholar Luis Ramos moved 2,000 miles away from his hometown of Cidra, Puerto Rico, in the fall of 2013 to study Biology at IUPUI.“When my family and I visited, we were very impressed with the feel of Indianapolis and the connection...
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In the 5th grade, while all the other kids did their science fair projects on topics like “Which detergent works best?” Nicole Lindsay chose “How to split the hydrogen atom.” Of course, she won first place.Nicole’s passion for science thrives at the...
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A recent publication by undergraduate student Jared Thomas and other researchers in Randall Roper’s laboratory at IUPUI indicates that epigallocatechin gallate (ECGC), asubstance found in green tea, may have therapeutic properties for treating...
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Instilling a passion for science The Indiana Department of Education recently identified a great need for producing more Science, Technology, Education, and Mathematics (STEM) K-12 educators in Indiana. By engaging college students in rigorous and...
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Alumna improving patient lives with technologyWhen Mayya Buffington was singled out 14 years ago by her chemistry professor, Keith Anliker, she was both excited and surprised to hear that she had received the highest score out of more than 300 students...