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Princeton continues to support graduate student imprisoned in Iran

Princeton University issued the following statement Thursday, Aug. 17, regarding Xiyue Wang, a Princeton graduate student conducting dissertation research in Iran who was sentenced to 10 years in prison after having been accused of espionage.

Entrepreneurship could benefit from cultural studies, conference finds

At a conference held in August on the Princeton campus, 50 researchers — sociologists, anthropologists, entrepreneurship specialists and journalists — discussed how research can enhance the study of entrepreneurship.

Graduate student Rale awarded Gilliam Fellowship to support diversity in science

Princeton doctoral student Michael Rale has been selected by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute as one of 39 new Gilliam Fellows this year. The award supports diversity in science. 

Doctors trained at lowest-ranked medical schools prescribe more opioids

Physicians trained at the United States’ lowest-ranked medical schools write more opioid prescriptions than physicians trained at the highest-ranked schools, according to a study by Princeton University researchers.

Employee retirements: August 2017

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

Princeton Profiles: Yusuf Dahl, from prison to Princeton

Yusuf Dahl channeled his interests in housing, entrepreneurship and domestic policy into a master’s degree in public affairs.

#TellUsTigers 2017: Take a leisurely scroll to meet Princetonians — one post at a time

Princeton's #TellUsTigers Instagram campaign has grown into a campus-wide effort, featuring portraits and first-person text that address issues such as stereotyping and personal loss, and capture life-changing experiences of students, faculty, staff and alumni.

Five Princeton graduate students receive DAAD awards for research and study in Germany

Five Princeton graduate students have received DAAD awards for research and study in Germany.

Junior Summer Institute serves as 'boot camp' for future leaders in public policy

The Public Policy and International Affairs Junior Summer Institute aims to prepare undergraduate students for graduate study and careers in public policy and international affairs.

Bilingual babies listen to languages — and don't get confused

Are two languages at a time too much for the mind? Caregivers and teachers should know that infants growing up bilingual have the learning capacities to make sense of the complexities of two languages just by listening. In a new study, an international team of researchers, including those from ...

Princeton University Orchestra: Balancing arts and academics

Students majoring in subjects ranging from computer science to history perform in the Princeton University Orchestra, a student ensemble that has been led by conductor Michael Pratt for the last 40 years.

Princeton professor Delia Graff Fara, an eminent philosopher of language, dies at 48

Delia Graff Fara, a noted professor of philosophy of language at Princeton University, died peacefully at home July 18 after a chronic illness. She was 48.