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INDIANAPOLIS – Carmel High School junior Amit Kannan was named the victor of the seventh annual Indianapolis Brain Bee at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) on December 10.The Brain Bee, a twist on a traditional spelling bee,...
Dec 16 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Exposure to alcohol during gestation can cause significant congenital heart problems. Developmental biologists from the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis report in a new study that defective signaling...
Dec 8 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Researchers at the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis have sequenced the genome of the black blow fly, an insect commonly found throughout the United States, southern Canada and parts of northern Europe...
Nov 10 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- IUPUI Chancellor Nasser H. Paydar is leading a $4.8 million initiative to significantly increase the number of African Americans, Hispanic Americans and other historically underrepresented minorities in Indiana receiving...
Nov 2 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS – The School of Science had another successful year at the eighth annual IUPUI Regatta, a boat race on the Indianapolis canal, on September 24.Eleven Science-affiliated teams competed and the Science Alumni 1 team, consisting of Justin...
Oct 4 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Indiana University-Purdue University (IUPUI) School of Science alumna Reesha Patel was presented with the 2016 Linda and Jack Gill Graduate Student Award during the 2016 Gill Symposium at Indiana University, Bloomington.  Patel...
Oct 1 2016
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With recent approvals from the Indiana Commission for Higher Education of doctoral programs at the School of Science, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) has further strengthened its position as a leading provider of graduate...
Sep 20 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- A recent alumnus of the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is giving $500,000 to establish a scholarship to help students finish their degrees. Kent Hawryluk earned a master's degree in biology from the...
Sep 7 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- The School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) has named Theodore R. Cummins, Ph.D., as a professor of biology and chair of the Department of Biology.An internationally recognized researcher and...
Aug 15 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Continuing a promise the state of Indiana made eight years ago to recruit, prepare and support excellent teachers for the students who need them most, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis was among five Indiana universities...
Aug 3 2016