Jennifer Tipton Named 2008 MacArthur Fellow

Lighting designer Jennifer Tipton has been named as one of the 2008 recipients of the MacArthur Foundation Fellowships—nicknamed the "genius grants"—$500,000 in no-strings-attached support over the next five years. Other winners include a neurobiologist, a saxophonist, a critical care physician, an urban farmer, an optical physicist, a sculptor, a geriatrician, a historian of medicine, and an inventor of musical instruments. All were selected for their creativity, originality, and potential

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