Science + Research

ARE YOU A CURIOUS PERSON WHO LOVES TO INVESTIGATE AND DISCOVER NEW KNOWLEDGE? Do you have an interest in contributing to our understanding of the environment, human health, and disease, technology, government systems, or social issues, to name a few?

Consider utilizing this career community if:

  • You are fascinated by the processes scientists use to understand the world.
  • You are passionate about a topic and want to understand it on a deeper level.
  • You are inspired to keep working, keep seeking, and not give up when you faced with a challenge.
  • You enjoy using systematic or formal methods to investigate questions.
  • You often take a creative approach to problem-solving.

Explore the Science + Research career community to gain valuable insights from working professionals, learn about internships and job opportunities, and keep up with current trends.

Senior Tiffany Xie applies English and Biology Studies in Adriane Labs Internship

T. Xie

Tiffany Xie is a double major in the College of Arts and Science, soon to graduate with a BA in English and a BS in Biology. She is interested in continuing her education in medical school and exploring how her …

By Kasey Cassle
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Geography Alumnus, Entrepreneur Chris Walls Shares his Story of Patience and Passion


As co-founder and chief operating officer of 39 Degrees North (39°N), Chris Walls has taken his interests and created a business that continues to grow and thrive at new levels over 15 years later.

“A random class,” is the response …

By Brandon Barnes
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Senior Biology Major Asael Nunez Discovers Interest in Pharmaceuticals Through Eli Lilly Internship

Asael Nunez

Asael Nunez, a senior Biology major, wants to go to medical school after he graduates this May. Last summer, he interned at Eli Lilly in Indianapolis, where he learned firsthand about protein chemistry and column chromatography.

His summer-long project involved …

By Maureen Langley
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Sophomore Audrey Boudreau expands worldview through France internship

Audrey Boudrea

As a Regulatory Affairs intern for Evonik, sophomore Audrey Boudreau spent last summer in France munching on croissants, climbing the Eiffel Tower, and converting drug master files into electronic ones so the company could renew their drug product certification with …

By Brandon Barnes
Brandon Barnes Peer Coach Brandon Barnes
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Senior Biology Major Plans Outreach Events, Prepares Lesson Plans as Wonderlab Intern

alexus strait

As an intern for the local WonderLab Museum, senior Alexus Strait prepared science enriched lesson plans for elementary school children involving a hands-on, inquiry-based environment for each individual student.

She was able to plan outreach events within the community, which …

By Emily Pettit
Emily Pettit Peer Coach Emily Pettit
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