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Jim McCarthy, an integral part our department as a research professor, passed away on September 12, 2016. Prior to becoming a research professor, Jim was active for many years as an instructor in our organic labs, a guest lecturer, and as a co-director...
Sep 21 2016
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With recent approvals from the Indiana Commission for Higher Education of doctoral programs at the School of Science, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) has further strengthened its position as a leading provider of graduate...
Sep 20 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- A recent alumnus of the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is giving $500,000 to establish a scholarship to help students finish their degrees. Kent Hawryluk earned a master's degree in biology from the...
Sep 7 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- The School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) has named Partha Basu, Ph.D., as Chair of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology.Before joining the IUPUI School of Science, Basu spent the last...
Aug 8 2016
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View more photos from the 2016 IUPUI School of Science Graduation Ceremony INDIANAPOLIS— The IUPUI School of Science awarded a record 765 degrees total during its commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 8. The graduating class of 2016 consists of...
Jul 8 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS – As Chancellor Nasser H. Paydar continues to build his leadership team, he has announced a senior leadership appointment effective Aug. 1: David Malik as interim associate vice chancellor for undergraduate education and dean of University...
Jul 7 2016
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A School of Science biology faculty member and a chemistry student were honored this spring at the 19th annual IUPUI Women's Leadership Awards program as the campus wrapped up Women's History Month with a celebration of the 2016 theme "Working to Form a...
Jun 17 2016
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Interim Vice Chancellor for Research Simon Atkinson has announced the appointment of Pratibha Varma-Nelson as founding executive director of the campus’ STEM Education Innovation and Research Institute.The institute builds upon IUPUI’s...
Jun 7 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) School of Science is excited to announce that 46 of its students will recognized by the IUPUI Alumni Council and the Student Organization for Alumni Relations (SOAR) at the...
Mar 10 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- The National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year grant of $1.1 million to Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis to provide nanotechnology experiences for high school students and teachers in the Indianapolis...
Feb 17 2016