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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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Marina Sharif did not waste a moment of her time at IUPUI. Starting out as an unassuming freshman, she now embodies the type of growth that many hope to find in college thanks to experiences both inside and outside of the classroom.As an involved student...
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In the short time since graduating from IUPUI with a psychology degree in May 2014, Tiffnay McIntire has started her career at Eli Lilly and Company as a human factors engineer, where she examines scientific literature to best inform her research to ask...
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You could call her a trailblazer. When Deb Peters started her career as a geologist she entered a male-dominated field where her colleagues didn’t always trust that she possessed the same knowledge and skills.It didn’t take her long to prove herself....
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An interest in discovery research and learning led Kyle Sloop to enroll in a few evening graduate-level classes at the School of Science while continuing his day job as an associate scientist at Eli Lilly. Sloop, 2001 Ph.D. in molecular biology and...
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A Halloween party could be pinned as the impetus in Sandra Resnick’s pursuit in rehabilitative psychology.While working as a case manager at a community mental health facility in Illinois, Resnick learned her clients wanted to have a Halloween party....
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In the new frontier of the digital age, a world of uncharted possibilities, Syed Jaffery is applying his knowledge of computer science to help create revolutionized ways of looking at and improving healthcare.Since graduating in 2004 from IUPUI with a...
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Bruce Sidner, B.S. Geology 1971, credits former department chairman Art Mirsky with helping him to find direction in his career.Bruce Sidner, one of the earliest geology alumni in the Department of Earth Sciences, credits Art Mirsky, the first department...
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Evan Torline has committed himself to helping others for most of his adult life, so it should come as no surprise the new School of Science graduate begins medical school this fall en route to a career caring for solders in the U.S. Army.Torline...