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Bridge Year Reception 2018
The University community welcomed the tenth cohort of Bridge Year volunteers -- incoming students who have deferred their freshman year to engage in public service projects abroad. Princeton faculty, staff, alumni benefactors, and former Bridge Year participants wished these new Princetonians well as they prepared to embark on their journeys.
Cliff Brangwynne seeks the symphony in the science of cells
Ask Cliff Brangwynne how his research will change the world, and you’ll get a good-natured shrug. It’s not that he doesn’t have a few ideas about how his groundbreaking studies of the structure and behavior of living cells might be put to practical use; it’s just that everything he knows about science has taught him not to think in such terms.