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Posts By Catherine Lowell

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The Future of News
2 years ago

The Future of News

What is the news we need in order to flourish?

This is the question posed by IVY Member Molly Swenson, former American Idol contestant (watch Randy accidentally punch her in …
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4 Ways to Dominate in Business
2 years ago

4 Ways to Dominate in Business

Meet Michelle Peluso, CEO of Gilt, who started her first business at fifteen by opening a swimming school in her backyard. Now, with several companies under her belt, Michelle is …
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Garage as Gallery? Chicago Artist Bedazzles Your Backyard
2 years ago

Garage as Gallery? Chicago Artist Bedazzles Your Backyard

By  •  ART

Can your trash bin become fine art?

Yes, according to Ian Lantz—IVY Member and celebrated Chicago street artist who is on a mission to prove that beauty can be found …
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Beethoven’s Biggest Secret to Creating A Hit
2 years ago

Beethoven’s Biggest Secret to Creating A Hit

By  •  ART

You know you’ve made it in the music world when anarchists start praising you for having too much power.

According to influential radical Mikhail Bakunin, “Everything will pass, and the …
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Secrets of Radical Leadership
2 years ago

Secrets of Radical Leadership

Meet Andy Dunn, the Founder of Bonobos Inc., who at 28 took the risky but fruitful journey to prove that clothing brands can be built by e-commerce. Even now, with …
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Does Creativity Destroy Stability?

By  •  ART

Tolstoy. Van Gogh. Byron. Michelangelo. Virginia Woolf.

History is full of artists whose genius came saddled with feelings of depression, fear, inadequacy, or mental illness.

But do creativity and emotional instability have …
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Are Open Offices Destroying Your Life?
2 years ago

Are Open Offices Destroying Your Life?

When you walk into your open, airy, office-less office space, you might be thankful for your hyper-social, cubicle-free workplace. But what you’re really sacrificing—according to science—is your attention span, your …
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The Most Beautiful Computer Algorithm Explains Your Career
2 years ago

The Most Beautiful Computer Algorithm Explains Your Career

In a powerful essay on Medium, entrepreneur and investor Chris Dixon takes a stab at answering the question: why do people stay working in a field where they don’t want …
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Collaborate with IVY Olympian Sasha Cohen
2 years ago

Collaborate with IVY Olympian Sasha Cohen

Meet Sasha Cohen: Columbia philosophy student, NYC Member, Olympic Silver Medalist in Figure Skating.

Despite being one of the United States’ most memorable skaters– she attended her first U.S. Championships …
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Top 7 Ways To Avoid Cancer
2 years ago

Top 7 Ways To Avoid Cancer

Can we put an end to illness?

Meet cancer pioneer and health legend Dr. David Agus, who takes a new approach to an old disease. Rather than changing cancer itself, he …
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