List of Drexel University alumni
Drexel University is a private university located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The 16th largest private university in the nation, Drexel is made up of nine colleges and four schools, ...
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8 Key Contributors To The Underground Railroad
In the decades preceding the Civil War, up to 100,000 slaves escaped to the Northern free states or the “promised land” of Canada. Most received help along the way from abolitionists, who ran a vast, ...
8 Key Contributors To The Underground Railroad
In the decades preceding the Civil War, up to 100,000 slaves escaped to the Northern free states or the “promised land” of Canada. Most received help along the way from abolitionists, who ran a vast, ...
Halle Tanner Dillon Johnson
Halle Tanner Dillon Johnson (1864 – 26 April 1901) was an American physician who in 1891 became the first female African-American doctor in Alabama.
Johnson was born Halle Tanner in Pittsburgh, Pe...
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William Sidney Pittman
William Sidney Pittman (April 21, 1875 – March 14, 1958) was an African-American architect who designed several notable buildings, such as the Zion Baptist Church and the nearby Deanwood Chess House i...
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Ellis Reynolds Shipp
Ellis Reynolds Shipp (January 20, 1847 – January 31, 1939) was one of the first female doctors in Utah and west of the Mississippi. She founded The School of Nursing and Obstetrics in 1879, and was o...
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Joseph H. Romig
Joseph Herman Romig (1872–1951) was a frontier physician and Moravian Church missionary, who served as Mayor of Anchorage, Alaska from 1937–1938.
Joseph H. Romig was born September 3, 1872 in Edwa...
Christopher Ferguson
Christopher J. Ferguson (born September 1, 1961) is a retired United States Navy Captain and NASA astronaut. He was the pilot of Space Shuttle Atlantis on his first mission to space, STS-115, which la...
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Elizabeth Shippen Green
Elizabeth Shippen Green (September 1, 1871 – 1954) was an American illustrator. She illustrated children's books and worked for publications such as Ladies' Home Journal, The Saturday Evening Post an...
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Harold Griffith
Harold Randall Griffith (1894–1985) was a Canadian anesthesiologist and a leader in the fields of anesthesiology.He was born in Montreal, the son of Alexander Randall Griffith, a medical doctor and ho...
Albert Boscov
Albert Boscov (born September 22, 1929) is the chairman and chief executive officer of Boscov's Department Stores. He is a philanthropist. He has donated money to Penn State Berks campus for its libra...
Victoria Zdrok
Victoria Nika Zdrok (Ukrainian: Вікторія Здрок; born March 3, 1973) is an actress, author, and model of Ukrainian origin. She is Playboy's Playmate for October 1994. In June 2002 she became Pe...
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Stephen M. Wolownik
Stephen M. "Steve" Wolownik (July 22, 1946 – May 18, 2000) was a pioneer in the Russian and Eastern European music community in the United States. He was a co-founder of the Balalaika and Domra Assoc...
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Ellen Bernard Thompson Pyle
Ellen Bernard Thompson Pyle (November 11, 1876 – August 1, 1936) was an American illustrator best known for the 40 covers she created for The Saturday Evening Post in the 1920s and 1930s under the gui...
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Bennett S. LeBow
Bennett S. LeBow is an American businessman and philanthropist. He is also the former Chairman of the Board and CEO of Borders Group, an international bookseller based in Ann Arbor, Michigan and Chair...
David H. Geiger
David H. Geiger (1935-October 3, 1989) was an engineer who invented the air-supported fabric roof system that was used at about half the domed stadiums in the U.S. when he died.Geiger was born in Phil...
Alassane Ouattara
Alassane Ouattara ([alasan wataʁa]; born 1 January 1942) is an Ivoirian politician who has been President of Côte d'Ivoire since 2011. An economist by profession, Ouattara worked for the International...
Howard Benson
Howard Benson is an American music producer and multi-instrumentalist. Benson has produced such artists as My Chemical Romance, The All-American Rejects, Kelly Clarkson, Daughtry, Gavin DeGraw, Rasca...
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie talks about The Thing Around Your Neck on Bookbits radio.Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (/tʃɪmɑːmɑːndə əŋɡoʊzi ʌdiːtʃʲeɪ/; born 15 September 1977) is a Nigerian novelist and short...
Richard Hayne
Richard Hayne is the president and CEO of Urban Outfitters, an American chain of clothing retailers. He has been the chairman and president since 1976 and the CEO since the retirement of Glen Senk in ...
Philip Lempert
Phil Lempert (born April 1953) has been the Food Trends Editor for NBC's Today show since 1991. Known as the "SupermarketGuru", Lempert appears weekly with "New Product Hit's & Misses" on ABC Now ...
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James G. Nell
James G. (Jim) Nell (born 1938) is an American engineer, who was the principal investigator of the Manufacturing Enterprise Integration at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), kn...
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Albert Laessle
Albert Laessle (March 28, 1877 – September 4, 1954) was an American sculptor and educator. He taught at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts for more than twenty years. He won the 1918 Widener G...
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Moshe Kam
Moshe Kam (born October 3, 1955 in Tel Aviv, Israel) is an Israeli American engineering educator presently serving as the Dean of the Newark College of Engineering at the New Jersey Institute of Techn...
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Bernard Silver
Bernard Silver (September 21, 1924 – August 28, 1963) was an early developer of barcode technology alongside Norman Joseph Woodland.Silver earned his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from...