James Main Dixon
James Main Dixon FRSE (1856, Paisley – 27 September 1933) was a Scottish teacher and author, and an important scholar of the Scots language. He graduated at St. Andrews University in 1879 and was ap...
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Luis Federico Leloir
Luis Federico Leloir ForMemRS (September 6, 1906 – December 2, 1987) was an Argentine physician and biochemist who received the 1970 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Although born in France, Leloir rec...
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Pattiann Rogers
Pattiann Rogers (born 1940) is an American poet, and is on the faculty of the low residency MFA Program in Creative Writing at Pacific University.
She was born in Joplin, Missouri, and graduated P...
Erin Belieu
Erin Belieu (born 1967 Omaha, Nebraska) is an American poet.
Belieu was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska, graduating from Central High School. She attended Boston University, and Ohio State Univ...
Cornell Fleischer
Cornell Fleischer is the Kanuni Suleyman Professor of Ottoman and Modern Turkish Studies at the University of Chicago.Fleischer received his PhD from Princeton University in 1982. After leaving Prince...
Albert Sharpe (American football)
Albert Hayes Sharpe (October 7, 1877 – May 17, 1966) was an All-American football player, coach and athletic director and medical doctor. He played football for Yale University and was selected as a ...
Viktor Hamburger
Viktor Hamburger (July 9, 1900 – June 12, 2001) was a German professor and embryologist. Hamburger lectured, among others, Nobel Prize-winning neurologist Rita Levi-Montalcini, who identified ne...
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Melba Phillips
Melba Newell Phillips (February 1, 1907 – November 8, 2004) was an American physicist and science educator. She completed her doctoral studies under J. Robert Oppenheimer and was also known for refusi...
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Paul Finkelman
Paul Finkelman (born November 15, 1949 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American legal historian.
Finkelman grew up in Watertown, New York, where he attended public schools. He received his undergradu...
Edgar Allen
Edgar Allen (May 2, 1892 – February 3, 1943) was an American anatomist and physiologist. He is known for the discovery of estrogen and his role in creating the field of endocrinology.Born on Cañon (Ca...
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Jeff Gill
Jeff Gill is a Professor of Political Science at Washington University in St. Louis and the Director of the Center for Applied Statistics. He is also President of the Society for Political Methodolog...
Michael Somogyi
Dr. Michael Somogyi (March 7, 1883 – July 21, 1971) was a Hungarian American professor of biochemistry at the Washington University and Jewish Hospital of St. Louis, who prepared the fi...
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Fatemeh Keshavarz
Fatemeh Keshavarz (Persian: فاطمه كشاورز‎) (born 1952 in Shiraz, Iran) is an Iranian academic, writer and literary figure. She is currently the Roshan Chair of Persian Studies and director of th...
Lauren Ackerman
Lauren Vedder Ackerman (March 12, 1905 – July 27, 1993) was an American physician and pathologist, who championed the subspecialty of surgical pathology in the mid-20th century.
Ackerman was born ...
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Joel Seligman
Joel Seligman (born January 11, 1950) is the current President of the University of Rochester, in Rochester, New York, and is one of the leading authorities on securities law in the U.S.
Joel Seli...
Richard Foster Jones
Richard Foster Jones (July 7, 1886–September 12, 1965) was a professor of English at Stanford University, and executive head of the university's English department. His research interests includ...
James R. Carrigan
James R. "Jim" Carrigan (August 24, 1929 – August 15, 2014) was a United States federal judge.Born in Mobridge, South Dakota, Carrigan received a Ph.B. from the University of North Dakota in 195...
Carl M. Bender
Carl M. Bender (born 1943) is Wilfred R. and Ann Lee Konneker Distinguished Professor of Physics at Washington University in St. Louis.He received his B.A. in 1964 from Cornell University, where he gr...
Stanley J. Korsmeyer
Stanley Joel Korsmeyer (8 June 1950 – 31 March 2005) was an American oncologist. Through his studies of apoptosis, Korsmeyer helped develop the concepts of the role of programmed cell death in carcino...
Martin Kamen
Martin David Kamen (August 27, 1913, Toronto – August 31, 2002) was a physicist inside the Manhattan project. Together with Sam Ruben, he co-discovered the synthesis of the isotope carbon-14 on ...
Theodor Rosebury
Theodor Rosebury (London, 10 August 1904—Conway, Massachusetts, 25 November 1976) was a British-born American bacteriologist and author. He has been called the “pre-eminent oral microbiologist of his ...
Richard Popkin
Richard Henry Popkin (/ˈpɑːpkɪn/; December 27, 1923 – April 14, 2005) was an academic philosopher who specialized in the history of enlightenment philosophy and early modern anti-dogmatism. His 1960 w...
Charles L. Bouton
Charles Leonard Bouton (25 April 1869 − 20 February 1922) was an American mathematician.He was born in St Louis, Missouri where his father was an engineer.
Bouton studied in the public schools of ...