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Princeton joins brief to Supreme Court challenging Trump administration travel ban

Princeton has again joined 30 other colleges and universities in submitting a friend-of-the-court brief challenging the Trump administration's ban on entry into the United States by people from six Muslim-majority countries. On Monday, Sept. 18, Princeton and the other schools filed an amicus ...

Virtual mega-laboratory will probe the brain’s deepest secrets

Princeton Neuroscience Institute researchers are joining with scientists from around the world to create the $15 million International Brain Laboratory .

What I think: John McPhee

John McPhee, a Ferris Professor of Journalism in Residence, reflects on his writing process, what he learns from students and the creative nonfiction course he has taught at Princeton for 40 years. His 32nd book, "Draft No. 4," was published Sept. 5.

Four-day festival to celebrate opening of the Lewis Arts complex

Princeton University’s Lewis Center for the Arts and Department of Music will celebrate the opening of the new Lewis Arts complex with a Festival of the Arts Oct. 5 through 8, open to the public.

University opens new child care center

The new Princeton Childcare Center, which opened Sept. 5, will have space for up to 180 children.

Keohane receives Balzan Prize for international relations

The International Balzan Foundation has awarded Professor Robert Keohane the 2016 Balzan Prize for International Relations, History and Theory.

Classes back in session

Classes for the new academic year began at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 13.

Graduate School orientation focuses on academic success, community

Emphasizing camaraderie, compassion and community, Princeton University welcomed 664 graduate students from 62 countries to a new academic year during orientation activities Sept. 10-11.

First day of classes!

Classes for the new academic year start at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 13.

University extends, makes standard access hours to campus academic buildings

Beginning with the first day of classes on Wednesday, Sept. 13, students, faculty and staff members will have additional exterior door access to academic buildings with Registrar classroom spaces.

Eisgruber emphasizes pluralism and the art of disagreement at Opening Exercises

Emphasizing the value of pluralism and the importance of independent thinking, Princeton President Christopher L. Eisgruber welcomed the Class of 2021 on Sunday, Sept. 10, during Opening Exercises marking the start of the academic year.

Students honored at Opening Exercises

Princeton University celebrated the accomplishments of its students with the awarding of four undergraduate prizes at Opening Exercises on Sunday, Sept. 10.

President Eisgruber asks Senate committee to avoid 'religious test' in judicial appointments

Princeton University President Christopher L. Eisgruber sent the following letter Friday, Sept. 8,  to the Republican chair of and the ranking Democrat on the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary.

President Eisgruber asks Senate committee to avoid 'religious test' in judicial appointments

Princeton University President Christopher L. Eisgruber sent the following letter Friday to the Republican chair of and the ranking Democrat on the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary.

Employee retirements: September 2017

An updated list of University employee retirements, as of September 2017.

Employee obituaries: September 2017

An updated list of University employee obituaries, as of September 2017.

Orientation for Class of 2021 emphasizes service, connection

Orientation, which began with move-in day on Saturday, Sept. 2, includes more than a week of activities to welcome the 1,315 first-year students of the Class of 2021. Students work together and quickly form friendships through small-group experiences in community service projects, outdoor adventures ...

Cohen receives William James Award for research on decision-making

Jonathan Cohen, the Robert Bendheim and Lynn Bendheim Thoman Professor in Neuroscience and professor of psychology and the Princeton Neuroscience Institute, is a recipient of a 2018 William James Award from the Association for Psychological Science.

Maya Lin commissioned for outdoor installation at new Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton

A new work by the internationally acclaimed artist Maya Lin has been commissioned for the grounds adjacent to the new Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton University.

President Eisgruber urges congressional leaders to act quickly to protect DACA students

Princeton University President Christopher L. Eisgruber sent a letter to congressional leaders Tuesday urging them to place the highest priority on legislation that would provide immediate and long-term protection for young people enrolled in or eligible for the Deferred Action for Childhood ...

Student filmmakers at the Lewis Center for the Arts

Three students with distinct projects spanning the globe show the range of opportunities in film production at Princeton.