University - Top Stories President Eisgruber becomes founding member of higher education immigration group 2017-12-13T14:38:00.000000000-05:00 Princeton President Christopher L. Eisgruber and 28 other college and university presidents and chancellors have joined a new Presidents' Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration as founding members. Hydraulic fracturing negatively impacts infant health 2017-12-13T14:17:09.000000000-05:00 Health risks increase for infants born to mothers living within 2 miles of a hydraulic fracturing site, according Princeton researchers. Princeton offers early action admission to 799 students for Class of 2022 2017-12-13T13:00:18.000000000-05:00 Princeton University has offered admission to 799 students from a pool of 5,402 candidates who applied through single-choice early action for the Class of 2022. The pool was the largest in the last seven years, representing an 8 percent increase over last year’s early applicant pool and a 57 perc... Luke Gamble, finding growth and community through tennis 2017-12-13T12:00:02.000000000-05:00 In his four years as a member of the varsity tennis team, Princeton senior Luke Gamble has achieved in the classroom, succeeded on the court, and served in the community. Coffee physics: Layering in café lattes yields insights for engineering, medicine and environment 2017-12-13T11:47:22.000000000-05:00 In the lab of Howard Stone, researchers are honing techniques for yielding sought-after layers by flowing liquids into each other could reduce costs and complexity in a range of applications. Dark side of the moon: Motorcycle deaths linked to full moons 2017-12-12T10:22:22.000000000-05:00 Princeton researchers have found that on nights illuminated by a full moon, fatal motorcycle accidents increased by 5 percent compared to nights without a full moon. Wampole receives book prize from Modern Language Association of America 2017-12-12T10:14:01.000000000-05:00 Christy Wampole, associate professor in the Department of French and Italian, has been awarded the annual prize for a first book from the Modern Language Association. Department of Energy honors Nat Fisch for plasma breakthrough 2017-12-12T08:50:00.000000000-05:00 To mark its 40th anniversary, the DOE’s Office of Science has compiled 40 research highlights, including the work of Professor Nathaniel Fisch. Slobodan Ćurčić, international expert on Byzantine art and architecture, dies at 76 2017-12-11T13:08:25.000000000-05:00 Slobodan (Danny) Ćurčić, professor of art and archaeology, emeritus, at Princeton University, and a global authority on Byzantine art and architecture, died Dec. 3. He was 76. A new weapon against bone metastasis? Princeton lab develops antibody to fight cancer 2017-12-11T12:00:02.000000000-05:00 A new antibody developed by Princeton researchers fights bone metastasis by undermining cancer's defense strategy and allowing chemotherapy to work.