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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.

Theresa, Jake and Jeremy Yardas
Theresa, Jake and Jeremy Yardas  2017 Alumni, B.S. Actuarial Science  Department of Mathematical Sciences
To say that Theresa Yardas and her sons Jake and Jeremy love math is an understatement.

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.

Giovanna Guidoboni, Ph.D.
Giovanna Guidoboni, Ph.D.  Associate Professor  Department of Mathematical Sciences
The crossdisciplinary collaborations that happen everyday around the IUPUI campus create the perfect environment for researchers with diverse backgrounds like Giovanna Guidoboni, an associate professor of mathematics.

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.

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.