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  • Hoosier students learning high-tech skills as Indiana attempts to stop the "brain-drain"

    Hoosier students learning high-tech skills as Indiana attempts to stop the "brain-drain"
    By Rick Ramirez and Ray Cortopassi Remember those Bunsen burners in science class or the first time you built something in shop class?  Well, fast-forward to today, and our young Hoosier students are engineering careers in the exploding fields of...
  • Gubernatorial candidates meet for first time Tuesday

    Gubernatorial candidates meet for first time Tuesday
    The candidates for Indiana Governor met together for the first time on IUPUI's campus Tuesday night. The forum didn't get heated. Each candidate had about a 20 minute conversation with former Indiana Chief Justice Randall Shepard. All three candidates...
  • Police: Bathroom voyeur caught recording men inside IUPUI bathroom

    Police: Bathroom voyeur caught recording men inside IUPUI bathroom
    IUPUI police arrested a man accused of videotaping other men inside a restroom with his cell phone. According to the IUPUI Police Department, Durrell Garrison, 19, used an iPhone to record other men at a restroom in the science building. A man was...
  • IPS school gets final chance to avoid state takeover

    IPS school gets final chance to avoid state takeover
    For the sixth year in a row, John Marshall Community High School has scored an "F" academically on state mandated tests. Now Indiana State School Superintendent Dr. Tony Bennett is giving IPS one last chance to fix John Marshall before the state takes...
  • Teen dies after falling from fifth story balcony during party

    Teen dies after falling from fifth story balcony during party
    A teenager has died after falling from a fifth floor balcony at an apartment building near the IUPUI campus. The Marion County Coroner's Office confirmed the death of 18-year-old Xavier Somerville on Monday. Somerville was a Lawrence Central High...
  • Friends recall aftermath of teen's fatal plunge from balcony

    Friends recall aftermath of teen's fatal plunge from balcony
    Friends of a teen who fell five stories to his death from a balcony are recounting what happened. Xavier Somerville died Monday after police broke up a party where many of those in attendance were drinking. Somerville was a Lawrence Central High School...
  • Study: Half of all Hoosiers could be obese by 2030

    Study: Half of all Hoosiers could be obese by 2030
    A new study by the Trust for America’s Health uses current trends to predict future obesity rates, and if they hold true Indiana’s rate could hit 56 percent in less than 20 years. The state’s current obesity rate is around 30 percent....
  • IUPUI ready for severe weather, earns certification

    IUPUI ready for severe weather, earns certification
    Indiana weather can change in an instant. IUPUI Student Cory Martin has seen it firsthand. He said he's also seen what his school is doing to take care of its students. "There has been a campus-wide awareness, not just from the students, but also...
  • IUPUI students test new formula to investigate accelerant use

    IUPUI students test new formula to investigate accelerant use
    An experiment at IUPUI ended with some explosive results Wednesday. Molotov cocktails were ignited at the IFD training grounds. It's the final experiment for a group of grad students. They've come up with a formula that can help firefighters determine...
  • IUPUI student dies after falling off of balcony in Greece

    IUPUI student dies after falling off of balcony in Greece
    An exciting field course for IUPUI students in Greece has taken a tragic turn. Samantha Hale, an informatics student studying abroad, died Thursday after fighting for her life for about a month. Sam, as her friends and family called her, was in Greece...
  • IUPUI students start petition to expel Chick-fil-A from campus

    IUPUI students start petition to expel Chick-fil-A from campus
    Indiana University Purdue University (IUPUI) students started a petition to remove Chick-fil-A from campus. The idea began after the president of Chick-fil-A, Dan Cathy, made a statement concerning his sole support for “the biblical definition of...
  • IUPUI to greet students during annual Weeks of Welcome

    IUPUI to greet students during annual Weeks of Welcome
    Students at IUPUI return to class Monday. The school will kick off the start of the new academic year with its annual Weeks of Welcome (WOW) celebration, which starts with new student welcome from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday outside Taylor Hall. The event...