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Who says you can’t start working in your field until graduation? IU South Bend senior Geri Sult is already participating in a long-term childhood developmental study with the University of Notre Dame – all while still working toward finishing her degree. “IU South Bend has given me a great education that opens up opportunities,” says Geri.…

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Beginning in the fall semester, Indiana University South Bend will be offering a Clinical Laboratory Science degree program for students who want a career in diagnostic laboratory medicine. “There is a shortage of medical laboratory professionals here and across the country,” said Ian Clift, Ph.D., Program Director in Division of Health Sciences at the Vera Z. Dwyer College of Health Sciences at IU South Bend and the director of the…

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Carol Massat, professor and director of the Social Work program at IU South Bend, was selected to have a poem included in Mapping the Muse: A Bicentennial Look at Indiana Poetry, a book celebrating Indiana’s 200 years by showcasing poetry by Indiana’s poet laureates. Each county in Indiana is represented with a poem, and Massat’s poem, "Royer Lake, LaGrange County Indiana” was chosen for LaGrange County. Massat has rich historical…

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Research findings on Greenland sharks from IU South Bend Professor of Physiology Peter Bushnell and his colleagues have been published in the prestigious Science journal. The latest findings show the sharks to be at least 300 years old making them the longest-lived vertebras on earth. Bushnell has been part of a project studying Greenland sharks since 2011. Due to their habitat…

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Indiana University South Bend Chancellor Terry L. Allison and Interim Superintendent of Public Safety Bob True are pleased to announce the appointment of Kurt Matz as Chief of the Indiana University Police Department at IU South Bend. Matz is an IU alumnus and most recently served as a lieutenant and patrol…

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