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"MacArthur Genius Fellow Battles Black Carbon"

The Takeaway
Tami Bond, 2014 MacArthur Fellow
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"A Scientist's Aim: Save the Bees"

StarTribune
Marla Spivak, 2010 MacArthur Fellow
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"NPR’s Jad Abumrad Brings His Creative Fears Center Stage"

San Francisco Chronicle
Jad Abumrad, 2011 MacArthur Fellow
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"Reminders of the Protest Era Stirred into a ‘Postmodern Gumbo’"

The New York Times
Kyle Abraham, 2013 MacArthur Fellow
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"Grant for a Genius"

The Financial Express
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"Popcast: Parsing Steve Coleman’s Genius"

The New York Times
Steve Coleman, 2014 MacArthur Fellow
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"Longtime Native Voice for Women’s Rights, Deer, Speechless With Recent Honor"

Indian Country Today Media Network
Sarah Deer, 2014 MacArthur Fellow
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"Teaching Parents to Help Stop the ‘Summer Slide’"

The New York Times
Tina Rosenberg , 1987 MacArthur Fellow
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"Eight MacArthur Fellows Had Miami Connections"

Miami Herald
Otis Pitts Jr. , 1990 MacArthur Fellow
Robert H. McCabe , 1992 MacArthur Fellow
Pedro José Greer Jr. , Marion Williams , 1993 MacArthur Fellows
Campbell McGrath , 1999 MacArthur Fellow
Edwidge Danticat, 2009 MacArthur Fellow
Tarell McCraney, Karen Russell, 2013 MacArthur Fellows
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Review Affirms Impact and Inspiration of MacArthur Fellows Program

“We are proud of the Fellows Program and its impact on the lives of not just those selected but people all over the world." Cecilia Conrad, Vice President, MacArthur Fellows program. Read More
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"Five Myths About the MacArthur ‘Genius Grants’"

Commentary by Cecilia Conrad originally published in the Washington Post Read More

Staff

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Cecilia A. Conrad

Vice President, MacArthur Fellows Program

Melissa Flagg

Senior Program Officer

Marlies A. Carruth

Senior Program Officer

Christina Lovely

Program Officer

Don Meyer

Program Officer

Krista L. Pospisil

Program Officer
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Laura E. Scholl

Program Officer

Maureen P. Atwell

Program Administrator

Eloise E. Daniels

Department Assistant

Diane Estes

Department Assistant

Jennifer Hazen

Program Assistant