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At IUPUI School of Science, we are dedicated to making an impact, and improving lives. This section highlights just a few of our faculty, students, and alumni who exemplify what it means to be a lifelong School of Science scholar. We never stop learning, and never stop searching for answers.
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Jennifer Slaton celebrated her 27th birthday recently in a grand style with a few thousand of her friends—at her college graduation. Most in the audience had no idea of the struggles it took for her to reach the milestone of earning her diploma.Slaton...
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Recent graduate Anthony Nastase is thankful IUPUI supports initiatives like international study abroad, which helped him not only fulfill a lifelong dream but also exposed him to new and exciting cultures.Nastase, a biochemistry major who graduated in...
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For much of the summer of 2012, junior biology student Neelam Shah lived with a secret—something she wanted to keep to herself in case things didn’t work out as she had hoped.She had applied to the Indiana University (IU) School of Dentistry and viewed...
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Cassie Olson enjoyed the "homey feeling" and close camaraderie among students and faculty when she pursued a degree in the Forensic and Investigative Sciences program.After a few semesters at a larger university, Cassie Olson said she came to realize she...
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When the Forensic and Investigative Sciences (FIS) program at IUPUI was being developed nearly a decade ago, Gina Londino found herself in the right place at the right time to become a founding faculty member for the new degree program. Today, she speaks...
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Student enjoys the many scientific wonders in the environment.Jason Walsman describes himself as an explorer, a guy who would rather be out digging in dirt instead of sitting behind a desk in a pressed suit and tie.Not that he doesn’t have ambition:...
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It took only one basic forensic science class in high school before Kelsie Faulds knew what she wanted to do for her career. Choosing where to go college was just as easy, as IUPUI offers the only accredited Forensic and Investigative Sciences (FIS)...
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As an undergraduate science student in Canada, Brenda Blacklock looked at her research work outside the classroom as equally important as anything she would ever learn in a textbook.She held research positions in a brewery, a pharmaceutical company and...