Lab coats, gloves and whoops of laughter make up Golden Goggles games

There were the regular accessories of a scientist. White lab coat? Check. Rubber gloves? Check. And of course, goggles. Check. Whoops of laughter? You bet! After all, it was the School of Science at IUPUI’s Golden Goggles competition. The annual science games drew 150 students, faculty and staff Feb. 17 who engaged in physical and mental […]

New Center of Earth and Environmental Science director connected to soil

By Rich Schnieder, IU Communications specialist: Soil has always been a presence in the life of Pierre-Andre Jacinthe, who recently took over the reins of the Center on Earth and Environmental Science at IUPUI. It was the agricultural land around Arcahaie, the village in Haiti where he grew up, that gave the community and its […]

Knowledge gained from graduate psychology program guides CEO through tough times

When Kevin Kabat was pursuing his graduate degree in industrial/organizational psychology at the School of Science at IUPUI, little did he know the knowledge he was gaining would someday help him steer a major financial organization through a global economic catastrophe. As the chief executive officer of Fifth Third Bancorp, Kabat did just that. His […]