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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_colleges_and_universities_named_after_people

Many colleges and universities are named after people. Namesakes include the founder of the .... only university geared for deaf people. George Fox University, Oregon, US, George Fox, Founder of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).

wilderness.org/blog/fascinating-stories-behind-wilderness-namesakes

May 21, 2014 ... A look at some of the people whose names have been lent to ... career, Nelson served as a counselor for The Wilderness Society for 14 years.

www.cincinnati.com/story/life/2018/04/25/richter-other-namesakes-more-famous-than-people/543639002

Apr 25, 2018 ... Richter, other namesakes more famous than the people. Jeff Suess, jsuess@ cincinnati.com ... National Audubon Society. The environmental ...

www.chron.com/life/article/Behind-the-faces-of-famous-brand-namesakes-and-6370899.php

Jul 7, 2015 ... Burt Shavitz, the namesake and co-founder of the Burt's Bees brand, died Sunday. He was 80. Most people wouldn't know that there was a real ...

www.nytimes.com/2018/01/05/your-money/entrepreneur-namesake-business.html

Jan 5, 2018 ... But problems arise with the success and failure of a namesake business. ... If on New Year's Eve you went to a party featuring Alex Donner's society band, ... “ There are times people come up to me and say, 'Alex, you and the ...

www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2017/05/all-the-online-julie-becks-and-me/526143

May 15, 2017 ... What a quest for my namesakes taught me about the meaning of ... level of society that's bigger than country, and so to identify people within it, ...

www.calgaryherald.com/news/what+happens+when+meet+your+namesake/10253458/story.html

Oct 3, 2014 ... ... the online chapter of the Steve Burgess Mutual Admiration Society. ... His analysis of registration rolls showed people named Eleanor and ...

www.reviewjournal.com/local/local-las-vegas/the-stories-behind-the-namesakes-of-12-las-vegas-schools

Aug 11, 2018 ... Nevadans who've had schools named for them include teachers, school administrators, politicians, business people, philanthropists — even a ...

www.shmoop.com/namesake/themes.html

Struggling with the themes of Jhumpa Lahiri's The Namesake? ... Since the main character of The Namesake is named after a Russian ... Society and Class.