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INDIANAPOLIS -- The National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year grant of $1.1 million to Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis to provide nanotechnology experiences for high school students and teachers in the Indianapolis...
Feb 17 2016
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After a fierce and exciting competition, Carmel High School sophomore Xuchen Wei was named the victor of the sixth annual Indianapolis Brain Bee at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). Xuchen was among the youngest of contestants,...
Dec 9 2015
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INDIANAPOLIS -- A treatment for a disease that can make kidneys grow as large as footballs before renal failure occurs is the focus of human clinical trials that begin this fall under the guidance of a team of Indiana University researchers and a...
Sep 24 2015
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A doctorate student in the School of Science has been awarded a prestigious scholarship from the J. Edgar Hoover Foundation. Gina Dembinski was named the J. Edgar Hoover Foundation’s 2015 recipient of the Scientific Scholarship in recognition of her...
Sep 23 2015
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A little rain wasn’t enough to stop the School of Science from having a great time at the IUPUI Regatta on Sept. 19.The School of Science had one of its most successful years at the seventh annual IUPUI Regatta. Justin Kosiba, Jeremy Sherer, Dillon Etter...
Sep 21 2015
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INDIANAPOLIS -- The American Chemical Society, the world’s largest scientific organization, has presented its “Outstanding Continuing Public Relations Program” award to its Indiana members for assisting Celebrate Science Indiana, announced Robert Yost,...
Sep 17 2015
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Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Chancellor-Select Nasser H. Paydar today announced the appointment of Simon Atkinson as interim vice chancellor for research effective Aug. 16. Atkinson will serve as interim vice chancellor for up to two...
Jul 29 2015
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Solving some of the world’s greatest fairy tale mysteries may just be the next breakthrough for young forensic investigators in Indianapolis. Did the big bad wolf actually blow down the three little pigs’ houses? Is Cinderella really the owner of the...
Jul 14 2015
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Graduate and professional students joined their undergraduate counterparts in campus recognition this spring when a new awards program—the Elite 50—was unveiled. Eight School of Science graduate students were honored as an Elite 50, and one placed in the...
May 18 2015
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INDIANAPOLIS-- Numerous School of Science students, faculty and staff were recognized during the 41st annual Honors Convocation on April 11 in downtown Indianapolis. The event honored scholarship winners and outstanding students across all science...
May 11 2015