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Serial Entrepreneurs

Geoffrey Chaiken, a member of Yale’s class of 2007, might not be a name you are familiar with. While many Yalies have heard the story of Sean Glass, Miles Lasater, and Mark Volchek’s creation of New Haven-based HigherOne, Chaiken’s creation brain child has remained well below the radar. While a junior…

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Windows into the School of the Future

State-of-the-art laptops. Smart identification cards. Hydraulically-rotating rooms. Are these elements part of a high-tech business—or Philadelphia’s newest public high school? Earlier this fall, the School District of Philadelphia opened up its latest project, fittingly named the “School of the Future.” With its innovative curriculum and technologically advanced facilities—made…

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A Conversation With Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett arrives alone, at the wheel of a late 1990s issue Cadillac. He has no security and not much of an entourage, unless his lone personal assistant constitutes a following. YE is in Omaha, Nebraska, national headquarters of Buffett’s investment company, Berkshire Hathaway, where we had a…