Category : Science

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Harold Bethuel Evans

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Harold Bethuel Evans, the research chemist, was born on October 31, 1907, in Brazil, Indiana.  Evans attended Michigan State University for his undergraduate degree beginning...
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Ronald E. Mickens

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Ronald E. Mickens, mathematical physicist, researcher, and university professor was born on February 7, 1943, in Petersburg, Virginia to Daisy Brown Mickens and Joseph Mickens....
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Eric Pierce

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Eric Pierce’s work studying the interaction between water and rocks has taken him from coast to coast, including a stop in Washington, DC, before settling...
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Ionia Rollin Whipper

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Ionia Rollin Whipper was born on this date in 1872. She was a Black obstetrician and public health outreach worker. From Beaufort, South Carolina, both...
EducationScience

John Brooks Slaughter

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John Brooks Slaughter, a computer scientist is a professor of education and of engineering at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. He previously...
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James Marion Sims

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Few medical doctors have been as lauded—and loathed—as James Marion Sims. Credited as the “father of modern gynecology,” Sims developed pioneering tools and surgical techniques...
EducationScience

Donald E. Wilson

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Physician and academic administrator Dr. Donald E. Wilson was born on August 28, 1936, in Worcester, Massachusetts to Rivers and Licine Wilson. He attended Dix...
EducationScience

Tilahun D. Yilma

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Tilahun D. Yilma is a Distinguished Professor of Virology in the School of Medicine and the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of California,...