TIP Summer Studies alum Alex Jacob (’97-’00) made Jeopardy history in April when he became one of the top-15 all-time Jeopardy winners. Alex won the 2006 United States Poker Championship and is now a currency trader in Chicago. His official winnings at the end of his Jeopardy run total $151,809. Read more.
Ten TIPsters were recently honored by Forbes Magazine in their annual “30 Under 30” lists. In the field of Finance, Forbes recognized Eugene Gokhvat, Adam Rodman, and Andrew Silverman. In the field of Education, Forbes recognized Matthew Brimer, Elliott Sanchez, Elizabeth Schmidt, Zakiya Smith, Aaron Cheung, Adora Cheung, and Lisa Falzone. All are former TIP […]
Two Duke TIP participants were honored by Pacific Standard magazine as two of their “Top 30 Thinkers Under 30.” Nicholas Carnes, a talent search participant, was recognized for his efforts to explain why ordinary citizens do not get elected to public office. Dr. Carnes is an assistant professor of public policy at the Sanford School […]