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03/26/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
#TellUsTigers: "My grandfather taught me the importance of service through his actions. There were a few organizations that he always contributed his efforts to. I knew from his stories that service is paramount in life. I hope one day I'll be able to leave the same impact that he did. Princeton is special in that it not only encourages students to engage in service but also provides...
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03/25/2017 at 22:34. Facebook
With 118,500 book titles, there's something for everyone at Labyrinth Books Princeton.

Labyrinth Books: How a vibrant bookstore connects campus and community

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Princeton University
03/25/2017 at 12:30. Facebook
Undergraduate students in the course "The Art and Politics of Ancient Maya Courts," taught by Bryan Just, the Peter Jay Sharp Curator at Princeton University Art Museum and lecturer in the art of the ancient Americas (back row, second from left), are visiting Chiapas, Mexico, over spring break. This photo was taken at the ancient site of Bonampak, featuring buildings that contain some of the...
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03/24/2017 at 17:24. Facebook
Indonesia joins the list of existing Bridge Year locations in Bolivia, China, India and Senegal. This nine-month, tuition-free program enables incoming students to begin their Princeton experience with a year of public service abroad.

Bridge Year Program to offer new program in Indonesia

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Princeton University
03/24/2017 at 12:23. Facebook
Recognizing the literary and scholarly distinction of their historical writings, professors Regina Kunzel and Julian Zelizer have been elected to the Society of American Historians.

FACULTY HONOR: Kunzel, Zelizer elected to Society of American Historians

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Princeton University
03/24/2017 at 01:15. Facebook
Earlier this year, the Graduate School named the winners of the Jacobus Fellowship, Princeton's top honor for graduate students. Philosophy student and Jacobus Fellow Adam Lerner shares how his research examines the role of empathy and ethics.
Princeton University
03/23/2017 at 19:16. Facebook
Each year, the Dean for Research Innovation Fund enable bold and creative research projects that might not otherwise qualify for external grants.

Dean for Research Innovation Funds awarded to highly exploratory projects

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Princeton University
03/23/2017 at 11:14. Facebook
Congratulations to Preston Cosslett Kemeny '15, recipient of the The Fannie & John Hertz Foundation Fellowship. As a Hertz Fellow, Preston will receive financial support for up to five years to continue his research on the coevolution of life and climate throughout Earth's history.

Alumnus Kemeny receives Hertz Fellowship for graduate study in geochemistry

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Princeton University
03/23/2017 at 00:30. Facebook
International students Daniel Braga '20 (Brazil), Sandun Bambarandage ‘20 (Sri Lanka) and Chung Kyong Nguyen ‘20 (Ukraine) enjoying spring break on campus!
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03/22/2017 at 17:20. Facebook
Neereja Sundaresan, a doctoral student in electrical engineering, explains her research on superconductivity and photons which earned her the Porter Ogden Jacobus Fellowship, Princeton's top honor for graduate students.
Princeton University
03/22/2017 at 13:30. Facebook
At the end of the 2017 Princeton-Fung Global Forum, President Eisgruber shared a final thought, saying that if we use critical thinking, liberty and democracy can survive the digital age.

Fung Forum ends with a call for critical thinking in the digital age

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Princeton University
03/22/2017 at 03:16. Facebook
Professor Emeritus James Trussell to receive a lifetime achievement award from the Society of Family Planning in recognition of his work promoting the advancement of science within family planning.

FACULTY AWARD: Trussell honored for research by Society of Family Planning

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An international team of researchers has shown that neurons in a region of the brain called the cerebellum are far more active than previously thought: [ Ow.ly Link ]
We're live in Berlin with Princeton students at the 2017 Princeton-Fung Global Forum!
Congratulations to Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen, Countertenor from the Class of 2015 who has been named a winner of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, one of the nation's most prestigious vocal competitions. In this video, Aryeh discusses how he was able to pursue his interests in opera, history and other disciplines at Princeton. Additional details about Aryeh's outstanding...
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Happy first day of spring?
The first day of the 2017 Fung Forum began with a creator of the internet and ended with an optimistic look to the future of democracy in the digital age.

The 2017 Princeton-Fung Global Forum begins in Germany

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#TellUsTigers: "I don't have anywhere I consider 'home.' I'm Ghanaian & have lived in 8 of the 10 regions of Ghana. My family moved so often because of my dad's work as a Presbyterian pastor. The 4.5 years I've spent at Princeton as a doctoral student is the longest I've ever lived in one place. As an immigrant, I've noticed that Ghana often gets conflated with all of West Africa. After...
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This new technique could aid in the development of new vaccines for a range of viruses, including Dengue and Zika.

Researchers develop technique to track yellow fever virus replication

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The New York Times takes a look at how Princeton University Art Museum has become a laboratory for future art historians and a destination for visitors.

On College Campuses, a New Role for Students: Museum Curator

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