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  • Interview with Eva Moskowitz

    April 2016

    How this hard-charging leader of school reform accomplishes miracles.

  • Interview with Carrie and John Morgridge

    January 2016

    These enthusiastic donors believe every gift matters. 

  • Interview with Bruce Kovner

    October 2015

    Trading titan Bruce Kovner has focused his philanthropy on free-market think tanks, arts (especially music organizations), and school-reform advocacy. 

  • Interview with Eric Greitens

    July 2015

    A scholar and Navy SEAL shares his secrets for reintegrating vets at home.

  • Interview with Donald Rumsfeld

    July 2015

    Our oldest and youngest Secretary of Defense is also a philanthropist. 

  • Endowing a New "Chinese" Rhodes

    July 2015

    Stephen Schwarzman's $300 million gift has the multi-generation aim of smoothing Western relations with China—by mixing top students in Beijing for a fellowship year.

  • Interview with Sandy Weill

    April 2015

    A king of capital on founding a high-school internship program, building a medical school in Qatar, and rescuing Carnegie Hall.

  • Interview with Steve Green

    January 2015

    The Hobby Lobby president describes his forthcoming Museum of the Bible. 

  • Interview with Howard Dahl

    October 2014

    The founder of Amity Technology discusses his giving to rehabilitate the former Soviet Union and assesses Ukraine.

  • Interview with Christopher Oechsli

    October 2014

    The president of Atlantic Philanthropies reflects on Chuck Feeney's legendary generosity, the value of bricks-and-mortar giving, and how to recover donor intent. 

  • Interview with Terry and Mary Kohler

    July 2014

    The donor couple discusses rescuing cranes and swans, counseling couples, painting Wisconsin red, and more.

  • Interview with Gerry Lenfest

    April 2014

    Gerry Lenfest reflects on $1.2 billion of personal giving. 

  • Interview with Howard Buffett

    January 2014

    In a Q&A, Howard Graham Buffett shows his many hats and his effort to take on hunger. 

  • Interview with Charles Bronfman

    October 2013

    Handing down heritage in Canada and Israel, spending down by 2016.  

  • Interview with Betsy DeVos, the Reformer

    April 2013

    For years, Betsy DeVos has been at the forefront of the educational-reform movement. Today, as chairman of the American Federation for Children, she is pushing to promote parental choice in American public education. In this feature interview, DeVos explains how she is working to make it possible for all of the nation's parents—regardless of their zip code—to find the right school for their children.

  • Interview with Eli Broad, the Investor

    April 2013

    When it comes to re-imagining how America's children can learn, Eli and Edythe Broad are among the nation's most visionary philanthropists. Their investments range across the full spectrum of educational reform, from advocacy to personnel to technology. Take a look at our interview with Broad, in which he details progress on his efforts to dramatically improve American K–12 education.

  • Mr. Unreasonable

    July 2012

    Eli Broad on medical research; modern art; K–12 education; and his new book, The Art of Being Unreasonable

  • Academic Questions

    January 1998

    Can Harvard solve the problem of donor intent?