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The American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) has announced that Andrew Gavrin will receive the association’s Homer L. Dodge Citation for Distinguished Service to AAPT, during the 2015 Winter Meeting in San Diego, California.Gavrin, associate...
Nov 10 2014
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INDIANAPOLIS—The Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) School of Science, in partnership with Indiana University First Lady Laurie Burns McRobbie, will host the Women in Science Forum 1-3:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 20. The event...
Nov 4 2014
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Walking workstations can improve not only physical, but also mental health during the workday, a new study released this week found. The research was conducted by faculty and student researchers from the Department of Psychology in the School of Science...
Oct 29 2014
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INDIANAPOLIS -- High school students from across the state will test their knowledge of the human brain and nervous system in the fifth annual Brain Bee competition Saturday, December 6, at Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)....
Oct 28 2014
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Things are adding up nicely for Kevin Berkopes and the people running IUPUI’s Mathematics Assistance Center -- but especially the students who rely on the center's tutors and mentors to develop their mathematics expertise.Students helping students with...
Oct 15 2014
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INDIANAPOLIS-- Faculty from the Department of Earth Sciences at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) have been awarded more than ten grants this year, seven from the NSF, totaling $2.8 million. These projects span diverse topics,...
Oct 13 2014
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INDIANAPOLIS -- A $470,350 award from the National Science Foundation will support research at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) to gain a better understanding of how proteins form groups or clusters within cells in the living...
Oct 6 2014
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Deborah (Deb) Peters, president and CEO of Quality Environmental Professionals, Inc. (QEPI) and a 1988 geology alumna from the School of Science at Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), will be presented with the 2014 Outstanding...
Sep 30 2014
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With fast heats and friendly rivalries, the School of Science had great year at the sixth annual IUPUI Regatta on Sept. 20.  Rowing for the Women in Science House (WISH) team, Melissa Gronceski, Audrey Kramer, Nidhi Parekh and Sarah Potter...
Sep 26 2014
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IUPUI has been named as one of the top 200 colleges and universities in the country, according to the latest national rankings announced this week by U.S. News and World Report in its 2015 Best Colleges edition.The campus was ranked 194th among the Best...
Sep 10 2014