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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
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Researchers from IU campuses across the state partnered to submit 108 proposals for IU Collaborative Research Grant (IUCRG) funds, designed to facilitate and support outstanding research and cutting edge discoveries by teams who have not worked together...
May 3 2013
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Several faculty and students in the School of Science at IUPUI were honored recently at the annual IUPUI Chancellor’s Academic Honors Convocation.Gabriel Filippelli, Ph.D., professor of Earth Sciences and director of the Center for Urban Health, received...
Apr 30 2013
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The Central Indiana STEM Talent Expansion Project (STEP) initiative provides faculty and program support for students in science and engineering at IUPUI. Through focused efforts and continued mentorship, graduation rates of students in these disciplines...
Apr 25 2013
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A typical pre-medical student might not get the chance to meet a division director at a major school of medicine until after they enter graduate school. But for IUPUI sophomore Felix Casiano-Rivera, working closely with Homer L. Twigg, III, M.D.,...
Apr 24 2013
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Four graduating seniors from the School of Science at IUPUI were among 33 recipients named this year to receive the William M. Plater Civic Engagement Medallion in recognition of their commitment to the community.The students include Lindsay Lazo,...
Apr 23 2013
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Jason Walsman is IUPUI's first Goldwater Scholar.Three students at Indiana University campuses have been awarded Barry M. Goldwater Scholarships, which are presented to the country’s most promising undergraduate college students in math, science and...
Apr 15 2013
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Record 39 Science Students in IUPUI Top 100Seven students in the School of Science at IUPUI were named among the Top 10 male and female students across campus. The school had the largest number of students in the Top 100 from any single school on...
Apr 15 2013