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"Belvidere Native, Architect Jeanne Gang Gets 'Genius Grant'"

Rockford Register Star
Jeanne Gang, 2011 MacArthur Fellow
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Jeanne Gang, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Architect Jeanne Gang was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Roland Fryer, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Economist Roland Fryer was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Markus Greiner, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Condensed matter physicist Markus Greiner was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more ... Read More
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Alisa Weilerstein, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Cellist Alisa Weilerstein was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Yukiko Yamashita, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Developmental biologist Yukiko Yamashita was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Melanie Sanford, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Organometallic chemist Melanie Sanford was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Matthew Nock, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Clinical psychologist Matthew Nock was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Elodie Ghedin, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Parasitologist & virologist Elodie Ghedin was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Sarah Otto, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Evolutionary geneticist Sarah Otto was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Peter Hessler, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Long-form journalist Peter Hessler was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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Kevin Guskiewicz, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Sports medicine researcher Kevin Guskiewicz was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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A.E. Stallings, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Poet & translator A.E. Stallings was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more ... Read More
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Shwetak Patel, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Sensor technologist & computer scientist Shwetak Patel was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do ... Read More
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Dafnis Prieto, 2011 MacArthur Fellow

Jazz percussionist & composer Dafnis Prieto was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more. Read More
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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

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Cecilia A. Conrad

Vice President, MacArthur Fellows Program

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