Science & Research
June 20, 2016
Indiana University has announced that the Precision Health Initiative, a research initiative focused on patient-centered precision medicine therapies, is the first recipient of funding under the university's new $300 million Grand Challenges Program.
June 16, 2016
The inaugural initiative in Indiana University's Grand Challenges program will be named at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 20, at the Skyline Club in downtown Indianapolis. The event will be streamed live online at broadcast.iu.edu.
June 3, 2016
Technologies discovered and developed by Indiana University researchers will be promoted to biotechnology and pharmaceutical executives June 6-9 at the 2016 BIO International Convention in San Francisco.
IUPUI and GreenpowerUSA to bring high schoolers to race electric cars at Indianapolis Motor SpeedwayJune 2, 2016
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in conjunction with IndyCar, the GreenpowerUSA Foundation and the School of Engineering and Technology at IUPUI, is inviting teams of 33 high school students to design, build and race a single-seat, student-driven electric car on the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the 2017 race festivities.
June 2, 2016
Opening the door to a better understanding of proteins and our ability to treat and prevent diseases, the National Institutes of Health awarded $1.18 million to faculty at the Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI and the IU School of Medicine for a research collaboration uniting two cutting-edge technologies in the discovery and analysis of proteoforms.
June 1, 2016
The School of Science at IUPUI has received a $1 million planned gift from two Department of Mathematical Sciences faculty members. The gift from Alexander R. Its and Elizabeth N. Its will endow a professorship within the department and an undergraduate scholarship for an honors student.
May 31, 2016
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Interim Vice Chancellor for Research Simon Atkinson has announced the appointment of Pratibha Varma-Nelson as founding executive director of the campus STEM Education Innovation and Research Institute, effective June 1.
May 27, 2016
Decatur Township Schools teachers will share what they've learned about Canvas from the IU School of Education with 150 teachers from across the state in a unique teacher-created and teacher-led conference.