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Tyler Foxworthy
Tyler Foxworthy  Mathematics, Undergraduate  Department of Mathematical Sciences
For most people, the sheet music of a symphony by Bach or Beethoven is as indecipherable as a fourpage mathematical proof or a worldchanging algorithm.

Igor Minevich
Igor Minevich  2009 Alumnus, B.S. Mathematics, Ph.D. Student, Brown University  Department of Mathematical Sciences
A native of Ukraine, Igor and his family moved to Indiana when he was 9.

Anna Mirza
Anna Mirza  Physics, Mathematics, Undergraduate  Department of Mathematical Sciences, Department of Physics
The first thing that one might notice about QuratulAnn “Anna” Mirza is her hijab—it’s usually brightly colored.

Bill Karr
Bill Karr  Mathematics, Undergraduate  Department of Mathematical Sciences
I am young eager mathematician on my way to graduate school to learn as much mathematics as possible.

Lauren Lembcke
Lauren Lembcke  Mathematics, Undergraduate  Department of Mathematical Sciences
The phrase “aha moment” actually appears in the Merriam Webster’s dictionary, defined as “a moment of sudden realization, inspiration, insight, recognition or comprehension.”

Natasha Arora and Igor Minevich
Natasha Arora and Igor Minevich  2007 Alumna, Ph.D. Brown University, 2009 Alumnus, Ph.D. Harvard University  Department of Mathematical Sciences
For Igor Minevich and Natasha Arora, the IUPUI Bepko Scholarship was both a ticket to an expensespaid education and serendipitous matchmaker.

Karl Liechty
Karl Liechty  2010 Alumnus, Ph.D. Mathematics, PostDoc, University of Michigan  Department of Mathematical Sciences
One would never think of discussing a math problem with a jazz musician or asking a mathematics Ph.D. to play alto sax.

Alexander Its, Ph.D.
Alexander Its, Ph.D.  Distinguished Professor  Department of Mathematical Sciences
Listening to acclaimed mathematics professor Alexander Its, it’s possible for people to contemplate a career in math if they are dedicated and willing to see the beauty of math much as they would look for significance in a piece of art.

Jennifer Kieffaber
Jennifer Kieffaber  Computer Science, Undergraduate  Department of Computer & Information Science, Department of Mathematical Sciences
Jennifer Kieffaber doesn’t put much stock into how a computer scientist should look or act.

Leonid Rubchinsky, Ph.D.
Leonid Rubchinsky, Ph.D.  Associate Professor  Department of Mathematical Sciences
It’s not second nature to relate mathematical science to Parkinson’s Disease, but for School of Science Associate Professor Leonid Rubchinsky, the two have shaped his career.