2017 IUPUI Regatta

Saturday, 23 September 2017 - 10:00am
The IUPUI Regatta is a half-mile canoe relay race on the downtown Indianapolis canal held in mid-September each year.  The event utilizes the downtown waterway from 11th Street (Admiral Spruance Basin) to Walnut Street (Walnut Street Basin) for not only a boat race, but an interactive festival for those who attend. The number of people who have attended the event has grown to over 10,000 attendees. This increase in attendance is not limited...

Reviving Creativity in Our Introductory Physics Labs

Thursday, 28 September 2017 - 3:30pm
Approaching a question without fear; coming up with an idea; designing an experiment; understanding assumptions; interpreting data and revising the idea (or the question) accordingly. Many physicists would claim they do this for a living, and most would be delighted to observe this behavior in their students, yet for a variety of reasons this is often not what we encourage in our introductory physics labs.We have developed a portable wireless...

2017 Department of Earth Sciences 50th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday, 30 September 2017 - 4:00pm
Join us to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Department of Earth Sciences (formerly the Geology Department).  Reminisce with former classmates and hear updates from Simon Rhodes, Dean of the School of Science and Kevin Mandernack, Professor and Chair of the Department of Earth Sciences.Join us at 4 p.m. to explore the trails and enjoy social time with friends. A buffet dinner will begin at 6 p.m., followed by a brief program....


Thursday, 5 October 2017 - 3:30pm


Thursday, 12 October 2017 - 2:30pm

Science on Tap

Thursday, 12 October 2017 - 5:30pm
Join us for a cold drink and some enlightening conversation at the latest installment of Science on Tap! This series is sponsored by the School of Science & the School of Science Alumni Association and is a 21 and older event.Event Details5:30 p.m. – Networking Happy Hour6:30 p.m. – Presentation7:15 p.m. – Q&AQuestions? Email usRegister Today!


Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 3:30pm


Thursday, 26 October 2017 - 3:30pm

A symposium to honor the 40-year career and contributions of Marvin Kemple

Friday, 27 October 2017 - 10:00am
WelcomeRoom LD 02610:00 – 10:30Coffee & Refreshments InaugurationRoom LD 02610:30 – 10:45 Andy Gavrin, Chair of the IUPUI Dept. of Physics Simon Rhodes, Dean of the IUPUI School of Science Opening Session (Moderator – Vemuri)10:45 – 11:05 Durgu Rao, Emeritus Professor of Physics, IUPUI; Marvin’s colleague for 36 years (1978-2014) 11:05 – 11:25 Fritz Kleinhans, Retired Physics faculty member from IUPUI; Marvin’s colleague for...


Thursday, 2 November 2017 - 3:30pm