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At IUPUI School of Science, we are dedicated to making an impact, and improving lives. This section highlights just a few of the people and organizations whose support has contributed to the success of our school and our students.
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Elliot Boyle wants to save the world. He might not admit to such a lofty goal, but as an environmental sciences major he is excited to make an impact on conserving and protecting our planet through sustainable scientific approaches.Growing up, Boyle’s...
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Giving a commencement speech on behalf of the IUPUI graduating class of 2015 came naturally to Brandi Blakley; in fact, it was one of more than 125 speeches she’s given at more than 50 different locations over the last four years. Drawing from her own...
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Victoria Rose MacLain accomplished a lot during her time at IUPUI. Ranging from research and mentoring to service days and honors societies, MacLain’s involvement earned her accolades including being named an IUPUI Top 100 student and the 2015 recipient...
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Alicia Quash is an unstoppable force on campus. After transferring from Ivy Tech to IUPUI in Fall 2012, she wanted to have an impact and took charge of her college experience. Working, going to school, being involved in numerous school organizations and...
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A present on his eleventh birthday set the course for Sam Beckman’s interest in computer science. It wasn’t the videogame itself that inspired him; it was what he could do with the game. After many attempts, Beckman figured out ways to manipulate the...
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Studying mathematics may not be the most common path to a medical career, but for John Kupferschmid, M.D., it built his spatial reasoning for tasks such as crafting valves for the tiniest of hearts. After earning his bachelor’s degree in mathematics...
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You might have seen Corinne Blackburn on campus. She’s kind of hard to miss with her purple motorcycle. You also might have seen her participating in one of the 10 organizations she has been heavily involved in while at IUPUI. As a Sam H. Jones Scholar,...
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The transition from undergrad to medical school can be a daunting prospect, but Ashley Riley (2014 B.S. Chemistry, FIS) is finding time in her first year of medical school to give back with Rock For Riley. This organization helps raise money for children...