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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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A week in the Dominican Republic with Timmy Global Health taught Anna Brenneman a lot about potential careers in health care, whetting her appetite for a return trip to the Caribbean country with the organization during spring break 2014.The School...
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Sophomore Brandi Herron (Biology, ’16) is a planner—always thinking about the bigger picture, what’s her next step and how she can make an impact.When Herron plays her flute—a hobby of eight years—she’s not just making beautiful music. She’s preparing...
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Evan Torline has committed himself to helping others for most of his adult life, so it should come as no surprise the new School of Science graduate begins medical school this fall en route to a career caring for solders in the U.S. Army.Torline...
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Jennifer Romine looks back on her time in the School of Science as one of great transition, an eye-opening experience she never expected.This fall, Romine will begin living out her dream of attending medical school when she enters the IU School of...
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Jason Walsman describes himself as an explorer, a guy who would rather be out digging in dirt instead of sitting behind a desk in a pressed suit and tie.Not that he doesn’t have ambition:  Although he officially is declared as a biology and...
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Cancer patients could live longer, healthier lives than ever before thanks to groundbreaking research like that being led by Hua-Chen Chang, Ph.D., assistant professor of biology at IUPUI.As a molecular immunologist, Chang is driven to understand the...
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The old adage of things happening for a reason rings especially true for Jacob Layer, a recent graduate of the School of Science at IUPUI.At age 12, the Logansport, Ind., native survived a scare with leukemia, which he credits for leading him toward a...
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There isn’t much point asking IUPUI sophomore Michael Burk what he likes to do in his off time - he doesn’t have much. And that’s just the way he likes it.Since coming to IUPUI to begin his quest for a career in the field of medicine - and to experience...