Even brief maternal deprivation early in life alters adult brain function and cognition
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IUPUI’s I/O psychology master’s program receives top national ranking for program culture
Indianapolis – IUPUI’s master’s degree in industrial/organizational psychology ranks top in student perceptions of program culture according to a recent study published by the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP).
Study finds male professors much more likely than women to speak at university colloquia
Male professors at prestigious U.S. institutions are more than twice as likely to speak at colloquia than their female counterparts. A new study found that this disparity can't be explained by academic rank or differential interest in giving talks.
The study, published last month in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, found there were 3,652 colloquium speakers in 2013-14 in six disciplines at the top 50 U.S. universities and colleges, as defined by U.S. News & World Report.
IUPUI study links juveniles' views of police with likelihood of aggressive behavior
INDIANAPOLIS -- Although many juvenile offenders report that they believe they have experienced police injustice, little has been known about how this perception of police injustice may impact future behavior.
Understanding Barriers to Women’s Advancement in the Workplace: Applied and Action-Oriented Research
INDIANAPOLIS – Linda Babcock, Ph.D., will be presenting a talk, “Understanding Barriers to Women’s Advancement in the Workplace: Applied and Action-Oriented Research”, 11 a.m. Friday, September 1 in the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) University Library Lilly Auditorium. The talk will focus on Babcock’s research about barriers to women in the workplace, utilizing interdisciplinary methodology at the interface between economics and psychology.
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Thursday, July 19, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Seeing is Believing: Using videos to reduce bias and promote inclusiveness An important question for diversity practitioners is whether creating videos is worth the time and money or whether written...
IUPUI study finds risk for binge drinking differs by race, income and changes with age
Zapolski found that African-Americans and Hispanics in the lowest income bracket (annual incomes less than $20,000) have a lower risk of binge drinking during adolescence compared to whites, while African-Americans -- but not Hispanics -- have a higher risk for binge drinking compared to whites at age 50 and older.
At higher incomes, a comparable risk for binge drinking was found for both African-Americans and Hispanics at older ages.
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Written By: Cindy Aisen INDIANAPOLIS -- Scientists from IUPUI, MIT, Nokia Bell Labs, NTT and the University of Bristol in England, which led the study, have shown how an optical chip can simulate the...
Written By: Lauren Kay INDIANAPOLIS -- Determining whether blow flies have consumed animal fecal material versus animal tissue has important implications for both human public health and animal...
MISSION To organize activities which effectively help graduate students to broaden/deepen their mathematical knowledge. The activities that are designed to fulfill the above purpose include: (a)...
Written by: Jill Glavan , INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The odds are good that you or someone you know has had their credit card or personal information stolen, but rarely do you find out who it is behind...
Written by: Caitlin Curtis and James Hereward , Everywhere we go we leave behind bits of DNA. We can already use this DNA to predict some traits, such as eye, skin and hair color. Soon it may be...
Written by: Cheryl Dybas , Pollution is linked to a startling 16 percent of all premature deaths worldwide, "a statistic that highlights our failure to address the causes of disease," says Gabriel...
Written By: Cindy Fox Aisen , INDIANAPOLIS -- An international team, led by scientists from the School of Science at IUPUI and Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam in the Netherlands, has...
Written By: Cindy Fox Aisen INDIANAPOLIS -- When a baby is taken from its mother for even a brief period early in life, this traumatic event significantly alters the future, adult function of the...
IUPUI senior Abigail Parker showcased her research at the Council on Undergraduate Research's (CUR) 22nd annual Posters on the Hill symposium in Washington, DC. This event took place April 17-18,...
Before coming to campus, Whiteside was home-schooled. He moved out at 17 years old to fix up a mobile home, plumbing included, for the woman who became his wife shortly after his 18th birthday. Just...
School of Science announces new record number of Top 100 Students for 2017
INDIANAPOLIS – "We congratulate all of the Top 100 honorees," said School of Science Dean Simon Rhodes. "At IUPUI and in the School of Science, our students combine academic excellence with a unique environment where they can also develop remarkable research, leadership and community engagement skills".