3 Chicagoans among class of MacArthur 'geniuses'

September 29, 2015 4:02 AM

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Three Chicagoans — a documentary photographer, a computational biologist and a community education innovator — are among the 24 newest MacArthur Foundation "genius" grant winners announced Monday.

Officially known as MacArthur Fellows, all can look forward to $625,000, paid out over five years with no strings attached.

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