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Congratulations to Samantha Brickles, Earth Sciences undergraduate, whose work earned the award of one of the top undergraduate poster presentations at the north-central Geological Society of America Meeting.  Sam presented her poster titled “Zircon...
Jun 15 2015
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INDIANAPOLIS -- The worldwide demand for legumes, one of the world’s most important agricultural food crops, is growing; at the same time, their production has been adversely affected by drought. In an Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis...
Jun 10 2015
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Bill Gilhooly, assistant professor of earth sciences, was invited to attend the Indonesian-American Kavli Frontiers of Science symposium (http://www.nasonline.org/kfos) to be held July 28-31, 2015 in Makassar, Indonesia. The symposium series,...
Jun 2 2015
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Graduate and professional students joined their undergraduate counterparts in campus recognition this spring when a new awards program—the Elite 50—was unveiled. Eight School of Science graduate students were honored as an Elite 50, and one placed in the...
May 18 2015
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INDIANAPOLIS-- Numerous School of Science students, faculty and staff were recognized during the 41st annual Honors Convocation on April 11 in downtown Indianapolis. The event honored scholarship winners and outstanding students across all science...
May 11 2015
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INDIANAPOLIS-- Faculty from the Department of Earth Sciences at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) have been awarded more than ten grants this year, seven from the NSF, totaling $2.8 million. These projects span diverse topics,...
Oct 13 2014
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Deborah (Deb) Peters, president and CEO of Quality Environmental Professionals, Inc. (QEPI) and a 1988 geology alumna from the School of Science at Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), will be presented with the 2014 Outstanding...
Sep 30 2014
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INDIANAPOLIS--The National Science Foundation (NSF)  has awarded Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) a $374,989 grant to purchase an advanced X-Ray Diffraction (XRD) system, through the Major Research Instrumentation Program....
Aug 19 2014
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INDIANAPOLIS-- Food, with a helping of science, is being offered this week to youngsters at an Indianapolis school.The initiative pairs the Southeast Neighborhood School of Excellence charter school, known as SENSE, and the Center for Earth and...
Jul 7 2014
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View more photos from the 2014 IUPUI School of Science Graduation CeremonyINDIANAPOLIS— The School of Science at IUPUI awarded 741 degrees during its commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 11. The graduating class consists of 507 recipients of bachelor's...
May 19 2014