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(March 30, 2009)-Given the many challenges we have for water quality in Indiana-human and animal wastes, industrial wastes, and agricultural chemicals-it is important to consider how those challenges are impacting human health. That's why the Department...
Mar 30 2009
(March 26, 2009) -- It's not surprising to find a group of high school students consumed on a Saturday with the popular arcade game Whack-a-Mole. What might be surprising is that they weren't in an arcade but in a computer lab. How many moles pop up at...
Mar 26 2009
(March 24, 2009)--IUPUI School of Science Acting Dean Bart S. Ng has announced the appointment of mathematics professor Zhongmin "James" Shen as the next chair of the Department of Mathematical Sciences. Shen will succeed Professor Benzion...
Mar 24 2009
Jane Elliott, renowned educator, lecturer and diversity trainer, will present "The Anatomy of Prejudice" on March 24, 2009, beginning at 3:00 p.m. in the IUPUI Campus Center, room 450. Elliott created controversy with her "Blue Eyes, Brown...
Mar 24 2009
(March 24, 2009) --Professor Benzion Boukai announced today that he will step down as chair of the Department of Mathematical Sciences at IUPUI, effective June 30, 2009. Boukai, who holds a doctorate from the State University of New York at Binghamton,...
Mar 24 2009
INDIANAPOLIS (March 19, 2009) - IUPUI Psychology Professor Charles Goodlett and William P. Hetrick, associate professor of psychology and neuroscience at IU-Bloomington, are among 12 teams of Indiana scientists who have been awarded the first grants from...
Mar 19 2009
(March 19, 2009) - The Indiana Section of the Mathematical Association of America has awarded Jeffrey X. Watt with the 2009 Distinguished University Teaching of Mathematics Award, the organization's highest honor for a math educator. The designation...
Mar 19 2009
(March 18, 2009) - Indiana's largest meeting of mathematicians and mathematics professionals will be hosted by the Department of Mathematical Sciences on the IUPUI campus March 20-21, 2009. Researchers and math educators from across the state will...
Mar 18 2009
March 10, 2009 -- Given some number of occupants, what is the probability that two people in the same room have the same birthday? You might take a guess, using your life experiences. Or, better yet, you might write a computer program to deliver a more...
Mar 10 2009
(March 4, 2009)-Do you know what famous Nobel Prize winner gave birth to another Nobel Prize winner? Here's a hint: it was a woman. You will get the answer to this question and many others when attending "Miz Wizard's Science Secrets" on...
Mar 4 2009