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Twenty-five high school students from across the state will have an opportunity to prove their brain power by competing in the fifth annual Indianapolis Brain Bee on Saturday, December 7, 2013, at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI...
Dec 6 2013
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Click photo to go to gallery.Speaking at the dedication, undergraduate chemistry major Devin Bready (above) said that many students at IUPUI have been significantly influenced by their involvement in research. Bready has been investigating the biology...
Nov 19 2013
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The upcoming meeting of the Indianapolis chapter for the Society for Neuroscience will include a one-day conference highlighting the latest advances in neuroscience across Indiana and the opportunity for student researchers to represent the local chapter...
Sep 13 2013
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Researchers have discovered the details of how cells repair breaks in both strands of their DNA, a potentially devastating kind of DNA damage.(Left to right) Rajula Elango, graduate student, Anna Malkova, Ph.D. associate professor of biology, Sreejith...
Sep 11 2013
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A.J. Baucum, Ph.D., BiologyThe School of Science at IUPUI continues to strengthen its neuroscience program with the recent addition of an assistant professor and researcher who specializes in protein interactions in brain development and aging disorders...
Aug 8 2013
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Left to right, Dean Simon Rhodes, Steve Freeland, Terra Query, Science Alumni Association.Steve Freeland, CEO of the Cancer Care Group (CCG) and a 1984 B.S. alumnus from the School of Science, recently was presented the 2013 Outstanding Alumni Award from...
Jul 25 2013
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Kevin Berkopes, new director of the IUPUI Math Assistance Center, gets it. Math is hard for many college students. Some people are “scared of math like they are scared of spiders,” he said.The key thing to remember is that math doesn’t have to be looked...
Jul 17 2013
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Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) will host scientists from around the world next week for the first-ever workshop devoted to Distributed Drug Discovery, an innovative, student-driven research program quickly becoming a high-...
Jul 17 2013
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First discovery in Indianapolis could impact forensic investigations, local fly species The local discovery of a species of fly not native to the Midwest could have significant implications on forensic investigations involving decomposing remains,...
Jul 2 2013
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Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard on Tuesday praised the efforts at IUPUI to improve education initiatives in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields as “absolutely critical” to the long-term economic future of Indiana.“There is...
May 8 2013