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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
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Record 39 Science Students in IUPUI Top 100Seven students in the School of Science at IUPUI were named among the Top 10 male and female students across campus. The school had the largest number of students in the Top 100 from any single school on...
Apr 15 2013
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Michelle P. Salyers, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology at IUPUI, has been named a recipient of the 2013 IUPUI Research Trailblazers Award.Salyers also is co-director of the ACT Center of Indiana, a research and training center focused on evidence-...
Apr 11 2013
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When President Barack Obama announced plans recently to invest $100 million in advancing the study of the brain, he likened the potential of this research to the Apollo space missions and the Human Genome Project. Indiana sits in a prime position to play...
Apr 10 2013
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School of Science students represent more than one-third of the Top 100 Student Recognition Awards on the IUPUI campus for 2013, according to selections recently released by the IUPUI Alumni Council and the Student Organization for Alumni Relations (SOAR...
Mar 6 2013
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IUPUI students now can pursue an academic minor in neuroscience, a rapidly growing field with opportunities for a multitude of careers in the life and health sciences.Last fall, the School of Science at IUPUI launched an undergraduate major in...
Mar 4 2013
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The School of Science recently celebrated the academic success of nearly 500 of its students at the annual Science Scholars Celebration held in downtown Indianapolis.The annual event is designed to recognize those students from all science disciplines...
Feb 27 2013