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Carmel high school student Akshay Kumar, winner of the 2012 Indianapolis Brain Bee at IUPUI. L to R: Rachel Larson – Greenfield Central High School, Courtney DelaCuesta – Homestead High School, Harsha Vemuri – Carmel High School, Akshay Kumar – Carmel...
Jan 21 2012
The School of Science and the University College Special Programs for Academic Nurturing (SPAN) at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) will be working collaboratively with the national program, Project Lead the Way (PLTW), to offer...
Dec 20 2011
Science News
A new grant of $4,896,000 from Lilly Endowment Inc. will allow the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation to create two additional rounds of fellowships that recruit and prepare math and science teachers for high-need rural and urban Indiana...
Dec 13 2011
Science News
INDIANAPOLIS — A line of laboratory mice developed by a researcher from the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) drinks more alcohol than other animal models and consumes it in a fashion similar to humans:...
Dec 8 2011
High School Student Competitors Can Earn Title of Indiana’s Brain Bee Champ The Department of Psychology and the School of Science at Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) will host the third annual Indiana Brain Bee competition for...
Nov 16 2011
High school students will have opportunities on three Fridays this fall to explore the academic opportunities available to launch careers in a wide range of scientific endeavors– from the life and health sciences to computer, earth and actuarial sciences...
Oct 19 2011
IUPUI is ranked third among national universities in the “Up-and-Comers” category in the U.S.News & World Report's 2012 edition of Best Colleges. The magazine’s editors compiled the “Up-and-Comers” ranking based on surveys of college administrators...
Sep 26 2011
Science News
IUPUI has selected its second cohort of research centers to receive IUPUI Signature Center designation. The selected centers are the Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Center of Indiana, hosted by the Department of Psychology in the School of...
Jun 20 2011
When the demands of work and family conflict, is the job blamed, is the family role blamed or is blame placed on both? And what are the consequences? A new study by Elizabeth M. Poposki, Ph.D., assistant professor of psychology in the School of Science...
Jun 3 2011
Science News
Jesse Stewart, Ph.D., assistant professor of psychology in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and an Indiana University Center for Aging Research affiliated scientist, has received a $110,000 grant from the...
May 24 2011