Life & Health Sciences
STEM conference to include award-winning journalist's insights for educators seeking media coverage for diversity effortsSeptember 30, 2015
The Louis Stokes Midwest Center of Excellence will host its annual conference Oct. 24-25, focusing on broadening the participation of underrepresented minorities in science, technology, engineering and math degrees and careers.
September 28, 2015
Internationally known South African singer and humanitarian Yvonne Chaka Chaka, called the "Princess of Africa" by her African fans, will take part in the Forum on Women's Empowerment and Gender-Based Abuse on Oct. 12 at IUPUI.
September 22, 2015
A multidisciplinary team of researchers at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis has been awarded a $738,000 National Science Foundation grant to develop a breathalyzer-type device to detect the onset of hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar episodes, in people with diabetes.
September 15, 2015
Despite what many think, the public health fight against tobacco use is far from over, the U.S. surgeon general told students and faculty at the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.
September 9, 2015
In an effort to address some of the most urgent challenges facing Indiana and the world, Indiana University has launched the most ambitious research program in the university's history.
September 4, 2015
Herron School of Art and Design associate professor Greg Hull is the recipient of one of the first two $100,000 Transformational Impact Fellowships awarded by the Arts Council of Indianapolis for a collaborative community project.
September 3, 2015
The Indiana University School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences has been awarded a three-year $1.9 million grant by the U.S Department of Health and Human Services' Health Resources and Services Administration to develop and implement the Indiana University Health Careers Opportunity Program. The initiative is designed to provide disadvantaged students with the academic and social skills to successfully graduate from health professions programs.
September 1, 2015
Researchers from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and Purdue University have been selected to co-lead a $13 million Indiana node of a U.S. Department of Defense-funded initiative to develop electronics and sensors that flex and stretch.