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"Online Campaign Promotes 'First Farmer'"

From the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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"Milwaukee’s Urban Farmer"

From The Christian Science Monitor
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"Border-blurring Show Finally Has a U.S. Stage"

From the San Francisco Chronicle
Guillermo Gómez-Peña, MacArthur Fellow, 1991
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"Saxophonist Zenón Shines New Light on Improvisation"

From the Columbia Daily Tribune
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"A Simple Life Doesn’t Mean a Slow One"

From The New York Times
Dawn Upshaw, MacArthur Fellow, 2007
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"McConnell: What’s greener than reusable bags"

From The University Daily Kansan
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"A Checklist That Can Save Lives"

From The Baltimore Sun
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"Kitundu Wins MacArthur"

From Winona Post
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MacArthur's Support of Creative Individuals Through the Fellows Program

In this short video, several MacArthur Fellows discuss the award, which the MacArthur Foundation grants each year to talented individuals who have shown extraordinary originality and dedication in their creative pursuits and a marked capacity for ... Read More
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MacArthur Fellows Program

The MacArthur Fellows Program awards unrestricted fellowships to talented individuals who have shown extraordinary originality and dedication in their creative pursuits and a marked capacity for self-direction. Read More

"A Genius on Every Block? No, but It Seems That Way"

From The New York Times
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"Tipton to Use $500K for Lighting"

From the Yale Daily News
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"An Urban Farmer Is Rewarded for His Dream"

From The New York Times
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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

Portrait of Cecilia A. Conrad

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

Laura E. Scholl

Program Officer

Maureen P. Atwell

Program Administrator

Eloise E. Daniels

Department Assistant

Diane Estes

Department Assistant

Jennifer Hazen

Program Assistant