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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
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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