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Jane R. Williams, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Psychology in the School of Science at IUPUI, has been honored with the 2013 Glenn W. Irwin Jr., M.D., Experience Excellence award. Williams’ commitment to not only the School of...
Sep 13 2013
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The upcoming meeting of the Indianapolis chapter for the Society for Neuroscience will include a one-day conference highlighting the latest advances in neuroscience across Indiana and the opportunity for student researchers to represent the local chapter...
Sep 13 2013
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Doctoral candidate Ally Dir's research is focused in risk behaviors such as alcohol use and sexual risk-taking, and how these impulsivity traits, along with other factors, may predispose one towards risk tendencies. She discusses her research on dugdug,...
Aug 28 2013
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An assistant professor of psychology in the School of Science at IUPUI will apply nearly $1 million in recently approved grants to study how a telephone-based treatment process can help ease stress and anxiety issues experienced by advanced-stage lung...
Aug 27 2013
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The School of Science at IUPUI continues to expand its clinical psychology programs with the addition of two new faculty with expertise in severe mental illness and substance abuse and dependence.Kyle Minor, Ph.D., Psychology.Kyle Minor, Ph.D., and...
Aug 14 2013
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Kevin Berkopes, new director of the IUPUI Math Assistance Center, gets it. Math is hard for many college students. Some people are “scared of math like they are scared of spiders,” he said.The key thing to remember is that math doesn’t have to be looked...
Jul 17 2013
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A cross-disciplinary collaboration of researchers in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) explores the neural synchrony between circuits in the brain and their behavior under simulated drug addiction. The two...
Jun 4 2013
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Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard on Tuesday praised the efforts at IUPUI to improve education initiatives in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields as “absolutely critical” to the long-term economic future of Indiana.“There is...
May 8 2013
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Researchers from IU campuses across the state partnered to submit 108 proposals for IU Collaborative Research Grant (IUCRG) funds, designed to facilitate and support outstanding research and cutting edge discoveries by teams who have not worked together...
May 3 2013
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Several faculty and students in the School of Science at IUPUI were honored recently at the annual IUPUI Chancellor’s Academic Honors Convocation.Gabriel Filippelli, Ph.D., professor of Earth Sciences and director of the Center for Urban Health, received...
Apr 30 2013