Want Black women students to stay in STEM? Help them find role models who look like them
Representation matters for Black women college students when it comes to belonging in rigorous science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programs, according to a new study. Having role models who share their racial identity is vital to signaling a sense of belonging for women of color college students.
School of Science announces Top 100 Students for 2019
This year 45 School of Science students are on the Top 100 list, up four students from last year. Students will be recognized at the Top 100 Students Recognition Dinner on April 12, 2019. The Top 10 students will be named during the dinner along with one student recognized as “IUPUI’s most outstanding student.”
Science Students participate in Jagathon, raising more money for Riley than any other school
IUPUI students celebrated the capstone of the 17th annual Jagathon--a 15-hour dance marathon--on March 2. These students have also been denoted as "miracle-makers" as they strive to bring hope to the patients at Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health.
School awards biotech entrepreneur Kent Hawryluk with the 2018 Distinguished Alumnus Award
The School of Science and the School of Science Alumni Association presented alumnus P. Kent Hawryluk with the 2018 Distinguished Alumnus Award. Hawryluk accepted the award October 24 during a presentation and on-stage conversation at Lilly Auditorium.