News & Research

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
The School of Science recently revealed renderings of Phase I of a two phase construction project that will significantly impact the space available to the research efforts of Chemistry & Chemical Biology faculty. This coming spring the School...
Nov 8 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
Science News
Mr. Cornelius Audu, a BS major in the Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology, was recently selected from a highly competitive national pool of applicants to participate in the 12th Annual Berkeley Edge Conference.  The Berkeley Edge...
Oct 11 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
Dr. Ryan Denton, academic specialist in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, in collaboration with Rob Elliott from the Department of Computer, Information and Leadership Technology, was recently awarded a Multidisciplinary Undergraduate...
Aug 10 2011
Science News
Spore photoproduct (SP) is the exclusive DNA photo-damage product found in bacterial endospores.  The research groups of Li and Pu have obtained the first crystal structure of SP half a century after its discovery. The work has been accepted for...
Jul 8 2011
Science News
Dr. Pratibha Varma-Nelson was recently awarded the Stanley C. Israel Award for Advancing Diversity in the Chemical Sciences. This award, sponsored by the ACS Committee on Minority Affairs, was presented to Prof. Varma-Nelson at the recent ACS CERM...
Jun 8 2011
Science News
Dr. Jingzhi Pu, Assistant Professor Jingzhi Pu, assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, was recently selected as one of two IU faculty recipients of "SONY Schlarships". The SONY scholar...
May 23 2011