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Fed Boss Jerome Powell Talks Shop With Tigers

As the Chairman of the Federal Reserve, Jerome Powell is widely considered to be the world’s most powerful civil servant, as his influence on the economy is unrivaled. A lawyer by training, Powell started out practicing at different law firms, before turning towards investment banking…

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Father Of ‘Big Bang Theory’ Georges Lemaître Lays Groundwork At MIT

For most people, the name Georges Lemaître probably doesn’t ring any bells. Yet Lemaître –Belgian Catholic priest, WWI military hero, theoretical physicist, mathematician, astronomer, and professor of physics –- was one of the most influential scientists of his generation. Born in 1894, Lemaître was a pioneer in offering a new conception of the cosmos, in a career that spanned the better part of forty years…

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The Top 30 U.S. Universities Based On Alumni Success For 2022

While many U.S. colleges and universities produce high-achieving graduates every year, it is important to pay tribute to those educational institutions that excel in developing students who go on to contribute immensely to the strength of the country’s economy. With that in mind, Alumni Spotlight has created a list of U.S. universities that are succeeding in building and educating leaders for today’s fast-paced world…

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Thomas Pynchon’s Inherent Talent

Since the publication of his first novel in 1967, Thomas Pynchon has established himself as a artificer of postmodernist literature – and arguably the most important American writer since Melville. Lauded by readers, critics, and his literary peers alike, he has only produced eight novels in the past 50 years…

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There’s Precocious, And Then There’s Ronan Farrow

In 2018, Ronan Farrow won the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service because of his investigative reporting, which exposed rampant sexual misconduct in Hollywood during the nascent stages of the #MeToo movement. No stranger to Tinseltown, he is the son of actress Mia Farrow and renowned filmmaker Woody Allen…

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