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INDIANAPOLIS— A theoretical paper with lead author Tamika Zapolski, Ph.D., assistant professor of psychology in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), examines a paradox in African American drinking. African...
Feb 24 2014
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INDIANAPOLIS – Research led by Jesse C. Stewart, Ph.D., of the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, is the first to find that treatment of depression before any apparent signs of cardiovascular disease can decrease the...
Jan 30 2014
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IUPUI Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Karen Dace has announced the appointment of Khalilah A. Shabazz as director of the IUPUI Multicultural Success Center effective Jan. 1.  The Multicultural Success Center seeks to engage...
Dec 10 2013
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Twenty-five high school students from across the state will have an opportunity to prove their brain power by competing in the fifth annual Indianapolis Brain Bee on Saturday, December 7, 2013, at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI...
Dec 6 2013
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Click photo to go to gallery.Speaking at the dedication, undergraduate chemistry major Devin Bready (above) said that many students at IUPUI have been significantly influenced by their involvement in research. Bready has been investigating the biology...
Nov 19 2013
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Written by Rebecca Clay for the American Psychological Association.Having worked as a bank teller for three and a half years before graduating from college in 2007, Michael T. Sliter, now an assistant professor of psychology at IUPUI, made a startling...
Nov 15 2013
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Professor Emeritus John Hazer (left) with IUPUI psychology alumnus Kevin Kabat, CEO Fifth Third BankThe Department of Psychology in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis presented Kevin T. Kabat, Vice Chairman and CEO...
Nov 15 2013
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A national research funding organization dedicated to improving patient-centered outcomes in the health care system has awarded $1.5 million to a team of Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) researchers to study how staff burnout...
Sep 30 2013
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Hear Dennis Devine, Ph.D., discuss this book on Oct. 9 at IUPUI. A new book by a psychology professor in the School of Science at IUPUI uses scientific research and a healthy dose of reality to form a new theory about how juries historically have...
Sep 24 2013
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The Department of Psychology at IUPUI has renamed a portion of its graduate program to better emphasize its history of addiction research and strong focus on the emerging field of neuroscience.The Addiction Neuroscience Graduate Program, previously known...
Sep 18 2013