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INDIANAPOLIS — More than 120 high school students will compete on March 11 in the 10th annual Computer Science Day at Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI).  Through this event, IUPUI School of Science is meeting President...
Mar 8 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS – A high school student who has spent time doing research with the physics department is one of 40 finalists in the Intel Science Talent Search (STS), the nation’s oldest and most prestigious pre-college science and math competition. ...
Mar 7 2016
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In recognition of his commitment to IUPUI and the School of Science, alumnus Ed Brizendine was awarded the IUPUI Maynard K. Hine Medal.Brizendine, MS ’93, was honored February 25 at the 2016 IUPUI Alumni Leaders’ Dinner. The Hine Medal is a campus-wide...
Mar 1 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS – The beauty and mystery of mathematics will be at the forefront of two films set to screen at Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) on March 1 and 2.This free film series, a special production sponsored by the IUPUI...
Feb 24 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Researchers led by Adam T. Hirsh of the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis report that black and white Americans cope with pain differently and that blacks employ pain coping strategies more frequently...
Feb 22 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- The National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year grant of $1.1 million to Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis to provide nanotechnology experiences for high school students and teachers in the Indianapolis...
Feb 17 2016
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Enhanced levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide are a likely key driver of global dryland greening, according to a paper published today in the journal Scientific Reports.The positive trend in vegetation greenness has been observed through satellite images...
Feb 12 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Lisa M. Jones, an assistant professor of chemistry and chemical biology in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, has received the National Science Foundation's most prestigious award in support of...
Feb 3 2016
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The 2016 IUPUI High School Mathematics Contest is currently accepting student submissions. We invite your students to participate and compete with students from other Indiana high schools for scholarships and prizes.Submission deadline is Friday,...
Feb 2 2016
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When Kevin Kabat (MS’81) was pursuing his graduate degree in Industrial/Organizational (I/O) Psychology at the School of Science at IUPUI, little did he know the knowledge he was gaining would someday help him steer an organization through a global...
Jan 29 2016