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The American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) announced today that Andy Gavrin will receive the 2016 David Halliday and Robert Resnick Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Physics Teaching. This award is given in recognition of contributions to...
Mar 23 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- In recognition of their commitment to community service, six School of Science students were among 51 recipients of the 2015 William M. Plater Civic Engagement Medallion. Six undergraduate students received the award: Kaitlyn Engle,...
Mar 23 2016
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A biologist in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is developing treatments for polycystic kidney disease, which affects between one in 400 and one in 1,000 people worldwide. Bonnie Blazer-Yost, professor of biology...
Mar 22 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Using stem cells derived from human skin cells, researchers led by Jason Meyer, assistant professor of biology, along with graduate student Sarah Ohlemacher of the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis,...
Mar 21 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Hispanic Americans report fewer pain conditions compared with non-Hispanic white or black Americans, according to a critical review and analysis of more than 100 studies on pain experience and pain management among Hispanic Americans. The...
Mar 15 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) School of Science is excited to announce that 46 of its students will recognized by the IUPUI Alumni Council and the Student Organization for Alumni Relations (SOAR) at the...
Mar 10 2016
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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