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Mathematicians partner with IU School of Medicine to explore more efficient treatments

September 21, 2012 — Mathematical modeling being tested by researchers at the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and the IU School of Medicine has the potential to impact the knowledge and treatment of several diseases that continue to challenge scientists across the world.

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IUPUI student to present neural regeneration research to international symposium in China

Jennifer RomineSeptember 20, 2012 — A senior biology student will represent the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis School of Science this month at the International Neural Regeneration Symposium in China.

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National experts gather at IUPUI to celebrate publication of newly edited Frederick Douglass autobiography

David W. BlightSeptember 12, 2012 — INDIANAPOLIS – One of the nation’s foremost authorities on the U.S. Civil War is the keynote speaker for a conference next month on the life and work of Frederick Douglass – best known historically as a runaway slave turned abolitionist in antebellum America. Douglass subsequently became one of the most influential writers and thinkers of the Civil War and Reconstruction periods.

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Book of quotations highlights work, lasting relevancy of Frederick Douglass: Publication is prelude to landmark symposium on Douglass at IUPUI

In the Words of Frederick DouglassSeptember 10, 2012 — A new book of quotations, edited by two Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis researchers, compiles the words of one of America’s most pre-eminent 19th-century orators and writers into an easy-to-read, insightful yet critical commentary on America’s historic path.

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'Flea Market Jesus' release coincides with muzzle loading rifle championships and political fever

Flea Market JesusSeptember 5, 2012 — INDIANAPOLIS -- With the presidential election just months away, a new book by an Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis researcher is particularly salient because of heightened interest in genuinely “undecided” voters.

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IUPUI hosting discussion to gather input about future of Indianapolis Public Schools

August 29, 2012 — A discussion at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis next week will center on community input about how Indianapolis Public Schools can best provide students a high-quality education and will provide the basis for a report on plans for IPS.

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Math undergraduates visit IUPUI for Mathematical Biosciences Institute research

August 16, 2012 — Three undergraduate mathematics students from programs across the country recently completed an eight-week research project with the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis as part of an interdisciplinary research program coordinated by the Mathematical Biosciences Institute in Columbus, Ohio.

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IUPUI to host international conference of language and culture

Yairam Perez August 1, 2012 — Courses that simply teach the Spanish language don’t adequately prepare non-Hispanic supervisors to effectively interact with their Spanish-speaking employees, Yairam Perez learned during research to earn his master's degree at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.

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Health study reinforces what poets and songwriters have long known

August 1, 2012 — A new study reinforces what poets and songwriters have long known: Events such as ending a romantic relationship, if they lead to depression, can break your heart.

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IUPUI student's drive takes her to Brickyard as race engineer for Jeff Gordon

Stephanie BorcheltJuly 27, 2012 — Ask anyone who knows Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis student Stephanie Borchelt, and they’ll tell you she’s got drive. Drive, and the engineering smarts to help NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon battle for his fifth Brickyard 400 win at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday.

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