Gifts from undergraduate and graduate alumni, parents, and friends are vital to sustaining Princeton’s historic mission and keeping the University at the forefront of higher education.
Meaningful Work, Meaningful Lives
Princeton's Office of Career Services is responding to today's new job market by assuming a new role in the lives of students. Instead of serving as a centralized job-placement agency for juniors and seniors, the office helps each student begin a journey of self-discovery starting freshman year.
Family Philanthropy Gatherings in Northern California
Family philanthropy was the focus of two recent gatherings organized by Princeton's 1746 Society in San Francisco and Palo Alto. James ("Jay") Hughes Jr. '64, author of Family Wealth: Keeping It in the Family, spoke to Northern California alumni about how families and their advisers can preserve intellectual and financial assets across generations.
Women in Leadership Conference 2016
Princeton alumnae gathered for the Women in Leadership conference April 7-8, to connect with one another and to hear from Princeton faculty members and administrators.
Feeding the World Sustainably: Princeton Gets to Work
Retired physician and professor of medicine, Gordon Douglas ’55 and his wife Sheila Mahoney are the driving force behind the creation of Princeton Studies Food, a coalition of faculty, researchers, students, alumni, staff, and community members tackling the challenge of feeding the world’s people while preserving the Earth and its resources. To date, Douglas and Mahoney have helped organize two conferences and a 2015 Reunions panel on the topic.