Natural Sciences and Mathematics Living Learning Community

  • The Natural Sciences and Mathematics Living Learning Community (LLC) is located in Northern Suites, which is conveniently located next to Weyandt Hall.

    Natural Sciences and Mathematics LLC LogoThis LLC enables students majoring in biology, biochemistry, chemistry, computer science, geo-science, mathematics, physics, pre-professional natural sciences programs, and psychology to interact with others with similar majors and interests and to link their knowledge from coursework to life experiences outside of the classroom. Students are encouraged to collaborate to form study groups, develop mentoring relationships, attend available tutoring, and discuss current events as they affect scientific and mathematic discoveries, ethics, and the environment.

    LLC Highlights

    • College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics works closely with Northern Suites staff to provide services, communication, and programs to all residents of Northern and students around campus who are in and interested in the services of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
    • Northern Suites staff work directly with student organizations in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics to enhance the programs that are being done and to update and strengthen the resources provided to students in the college.
    • Northern Suites is home to several fossil replicas that are displayed throughout the community for students to engage with.
    • Psychology students can take advantage of the lobby areas and study spaces in Northern Suites to actively practice what they learn in the classroom.

    Resource Rooms

    Clusters in this LLC

    • Mathematics, Computer Science, and Psychology Cluster: This cluster is designed to allow students within these disciplines to connect, interact, and study with one another outside of the classroom in a conducive environment.
    • Women in Math, Science, and Technology Cluster: provides a supportive and engaging environment for women pursuing a career in a math, science, or technology-related field
    • Natural Science Cluster: The Natural Science Cluster provides a location and environment for students to study together and assist their peers with the materials covered in their classes.
    • Safety Science Cluster: offers members of this living-learning community an opportunity to participate in out-of-classroom programs and activities pertaining to that major.
       
  • Natural Sciences and Mathematics Partners

    Dan Burkett

    Associate Professor, Dean’s Associate
    College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
    Daniel.Burkett@iup.edu

    Justin Fair

    Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry
    Department of Safety Sciences
    j.fair@iup.edu