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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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When the Forensic and Investigative Sciences (FIS) program at IUPUI was being developed nearly a decade ago, Gina Londino found herself in the right place at the right time to become a founding faculty member for the new degree program. Today, she speaks...
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As an undergraduate science student in Canada, Brenda Blacklock looked at her research work outside the classroom as equally important as anything she would ever learn in a textbook.She held research positions in a brewery, a pharmaceutical company and...
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Cancer patients could live longer, healthier lives than ever before thanks to groundbreaking research like that being led by Hua-Chen Chang, Ph.D., assistant professor of biology at IUPUI.As a molecular immunologist, Chang is driven to understand the...
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What some might envision as one of the coldest, starkest, loneliest places on earth is a scientific paradise to Kathy Licht, associate professor of geology at the School of Science at IUPUI.Associate Professor Kathy Licht   collects sediment...
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From left, IUPUI researchers Marianne Matthias, Kurt Kroenke, Adam Hirsh, and Matthew Bair have received an IU Collaborative Research Grant to study how physicians assess pain.The traditional doctor-patient relationship is much more complex than it used...
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Listening to acclaimed mathematics professor Alexander Its, it’s possible for people to contemplate a career in math if they are dedicated and willing to see the beauty of math much as they would look for significance in a piece of art.“To choose your...
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The cross-disciplinary collaborations that happen everyday around the IUPUI campus create the perfect environment for researchers with diverse backgrounds like Giovanna Guidoboni, an associate professor of mathematics.Showing an early interest in...
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Dr. James H. Hill views it as his cause to get students excited about the challenges and breakthroughs that await them in a computer science career.“When I talk about something, whether it’s in the classroom or during my research, I get very energetic. I...