University - Top Stories Three Princeton seniors, one alumna win Gates Cambridge Scholarships 2017-02-16T21:00:00.000000Z Princeton University seniors Penina Krieger, Natasha Turkmani and Charlotte Williams, as well as Class of 2013 graduate Erica Cao, have been awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarships. The awards give outstanding students from outside the United Kingdom the opportunity to pursue postgraduate study at the ... Seniors Gold, Salazar named Pyne Prize winners 2017-02-16T14:29:00.000000Z Princeton seniors Solveig Gold and Marisa Salazar have been named co-winners of the University's 2017 Moses Taylor Pyne Honor Prize, the highest general distinction conferred on an undergraduate. They will be recognized at a luncheon during Alumni Day on campus Saturday, Feb. 25. Board approves seven faculty appointments 2017-02-15T21:00:19.000000Z The Princeton University Board of Trustees has approved the appointments of seven faculty members. President Eisgruber provides update on 'state of the University' 2017-02-15T15:50:00.000000Z Princeton President Christopher L. Eisgruber updated the campus community about progress on goals identified through the strategic planning process and reflected on issues facing the University in a letter sent today to faculty, staff and students. Eisgruber said his first President's Letter was an ... Four win Jacobus Fellowship, top graduate student honor 2017-02-14T20:00:00.000000Z Adam Lerner, Alexander "Sasha" Philippov, Henry Shapiro and Neereja Sundaresan have been named the winners of the Porter Ogden Jacobus Fellowship, Princeton University's top honor for graduate students. The fellowships support their final year of study at Princeton and are awarded to one Ph.D. stude... Princeton launches new hiring systems for staff, academic positions 2017-02-14T17:50:00.000000Z Princeton recently launched a new career website and talent acquisition system for staff positions, supporting the University in recruiting a broader range of candidates and improving the experience for both applicants and hiring managers. At the same time, a new hiring application for faculty and a... Princeton joins court challenge to federal immigration executive order 2017-02-13T16:50:00.000000Z Princeton University and 16 other universities filed a friend-of-the-court brief Monday supporting a legal challenge to the Trump administration's Jan. 27 executive order on immigration. Wave of the future: Terahertz chips a new way of seeing through matter 2017-02-08T18:30:00.000000Z Princeton University researchers have drastically shrunk the equipment for producing terahertz — important electromagnetic pulses lasting one millionth of a millionth of a second — to the size of a microchip. The simpler, cheaper generation of terahertz has potential for advances in medical imag... New Rutgers-Princeton center uses computational models to understand psychiatric conditions 2017-02-08T15:00:00.000000Z A new center is bringing together researchers from Princeton and Rutgers universities to apply computational modeling to the understanding of psychiatric diseases. The Rutgers-Princeton Center for Computational Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, which will open its doors this month, aims to improve the diag... Students selected as 2017 Scholars in the Nation's Service 2017-02-07T21:00:00.000000Z The Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University has selected 10 students for the 2017 cohort of the Scholars in the Nation’s Service Initiative (SINSI).