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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.

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.

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.

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.

Nigam Arora
Nigam Arora  Interdisciplinary Studies, Undergraduate
Nigam Arora’s academic interest lies in a field with which few are familiar – cellular energetics – but in the not too distant future this field may help provide answers in the search for renewable energy options.

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.

Marianne Mckenzie
Marianne Mckenzie  2011 Alumna, B.S. Mathematics, 2012 Graduate University of Oxford  Department of Mathematical Sciences
Marianne McKenzie never dreamed her love of mathematics would take her very far, certainly not overseas, but the School of Science alumna learned early in her time at IUPUI the difference the right encouragement and support can make.

Stacey Abshire
Stacey Abshire  Mathematics, Undergraduate  Department of Mathematical Sciences
It’s tough to decide your future while in high school, but for Stacey Abshire a lucky break came in the form of the IUPUI High School Math Contest.

Anthony Aguilar
Anthony Aguilar  Mathematics, Undergraduate  Department of Mathematical Sciences
If you ask Anthony Aguilar when his interest in science and math began, he’ll tell you how he drew himself in a lab coat surrounded by beakers when he was in first grade.

Patrick Burton
Patrick Burton  Computer Science, Mathematics, Undergraduate  Department of Computer & Information Science, Department of Mathematical Sciences
A computer virus may be responsible for School of Science sophomore Patrick Burton majoring in computer and information science (CIS) at IUPUI.