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INDIANAPOLIS -- IUPUI Chancellor Nasser H. Paydar is leading a $4.8 million initiative to significantly increase the number of African Americans, Hispanic Americans and other historically underrepresented minorities in Indiana receiving...
Nov 2 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) School of Science Alumni Association has presented Paul Doss, Ph.D., with the 2016 Science Distinguished Alumnus Award.Doss, a 1986 geology alumnus accepted the award after...
Oct 28 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS – The School of Science had another successful year at the eighth annual IUPUI Regatta, a boat race on the Indianapolis canal, on September 24.Eleven Science-affiliated teams competed and the Science Alumni 1 team, consisting of Justin...
Oct 4 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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Newly published research by Indiana University and IUPUI scientists finds that low relative humidity in the atmosphere is a significant, growing and often under-appreciated cause of plant stress in hot, dry weather conditions.Lixin Wang, assistant...
Sep 6 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 -- Researchers led by Lixin Wang, assistant professor of earth sciences in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, have identified critical information about the environmental variables and agronomic...
May 25 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- The Duke Energy Foundation will present Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis' Center for Earth and Environmental Science with a $400,000 charitable grant May 6, enabling the center to double the number of students...
May 4 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- As fresh water becomes more scarce due to population growth and climate warming, both of which are projected to increase over the coming decades, ecohydrologist Lixin Wang of the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University...
Apr 19 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