The Life and Times Howard Gardner

  • Howard Earl Gardner is born

    Howard Earl Gardner is born
    In Scranton, Pennsylvania.
  • Received a MacArthur Prize Fellowship

  • The Theory of Multiple Intelligences Is Developed

  • Recieves the University of Louisville's Grawemeyer Award in Education

    He was the first American to receive this.
  • The GoodWork Project is launched

    "GoodWork" is work that is excellent in quality, personally engaging, and exhibits a sense of responsibility with respect to implications and applications
  • Fellowship from the John S. Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

  • Named an Honorary Professor at East China Normal University in Shanghai

  • Named as one of the 100 Most Influential Public Intellectuals in the World

    Selected by Foreign Policy and Prospect magazines.
  • Selected as one of 100 most influential public intellectuals in the world