Featured Alumni

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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New School of Science graduate Morgan Rhodes will miss the friendships she’s forged during her years at IUPUI because she credits that strong support network with paving the way for her success.“The camaraderie I found in the School of Science—including...
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Jennifer Romine looks back on her time in the School of Science as one of great transition, an eye-opening experience she never expected.This fall, Romine will begin living out her dream of attending medical school when she enters the IU School of...
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Jennifer Slaton celebrated her 27th birthday recently in a grand style with a few thousand of her friends—at her college graduation. Most in the audience had no idea of the struggles it took for her to reach the milestone of earning her diploma.Slaton...
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Recent graduate Anthony Nastase is thankful IUPUI supports initiatives like international study abroad, which helped him not only fulfill a lifelong dream but also exposed him to new and exciting cultures.Nastase, a biochemistry major who graduated in...
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Cassie Olson enjoyed the "homey feeling" and close camaraderie among students and faculty when she pursued a degree in the Forensic and Investigative Sciences program.After a few semesters at a larger university, Cassie Olson said she came to realize she...
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Paul Nanda lives in a world of two realities.In one, he is a dedicated family physician providing his patients in Columbus, Ohio, the best health care available. In another, he struggles to explain to poor villagers who need simple treatments to survive...
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Stories of married couples meeting in college are not uncommon, but recent School of Science graduates John and Jordan Skomp have taken that old tale one step further.The Skomps met as freshman chemistry majors in 2008 in the Windows on Science class at...
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Lori Bebinger gets frustrated when people summarize her true career passion by asking “You study rocks?”“Geology is about much more than that,” said Bebinger, a senior geology major in the Department of Earth Sciences at IUPUI. “I have learned to look at...