The Origins of Organizational IQ

The Origins of Organizational IQ

Armed with an engineering background, Anne Marie Knott, professor of strategy, brings a precision to her research. She recently created a tool to measure the effectiveness of a firm’s R&D expenditures — one counter to long-standing strategic theories.
Nature’s Nobleman

Nature’s Nobleman

Recovered letters of famed mathematician William Chauvenet, Washington University’s second chancellor, shed new light on his life and tenure at the university.
Instrumental to the Music Industry

Instrumental to the Music Industry

A partner at Proskauer Rose, LLP, alumnus Chuck Ortner has been described as a “legendary music expert [and] one of the premier lawyers in the copyright world.”
Pediatric Outreach Program: Where Med Students Get as Much as They Give

Pediatric Outreach Program: Where Med Students Get as Much as They Give

The many months St. Louis–resident Kailon Lewis awaited a kidney transplant were filled with some discomfort, lots of life disruptions and plenty of boredom. The 11-year-old spent more than three hours at a time, three times a week, mostly alone at a dialysis clinic, while his mom also cared for five of Kailon’s siblings.
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