Rajiv Vinnakota, co-founder and managing director of the SEED Foundation, which opened the nation’s first urban boarding school for disadvantaged students, has been named chair of Princeton University’s Annual Giving Committee.
Princeton has broken ground for a new soccer stadium, with seating for 3,000 and lighting for night games, thanks to alumni who together raised more than $8.4 million for the project.
Professor and Chair of Comparative Literature Sandra L. Bermann makes you wonder why anyone ever majors in anything but comp lit. “It’s the most international and interdisciplinary study of literature—any literature—possible,” she says.
The 2006-07 Annual Giving campaign raised $49,040,759—the highest total in Princeton's history—with 58.5 percent of undergraduate alumni participating.
James S. McDonnell III and John F. McDonnell have joined with the JSM Charitable Trust to make a $30 million gift to Princeton University to establish the McDonnell Center for Systems Neuroscience.
The Merck Company Foundation and Princeton University will expand upon a 27-year-old partnership to create the Adel Mahmoud Global Health Scholars Program and Lecture Series in Global Health.
Business leader and alumnus Sir Gordon Wu returned to campus Monday, May 14, to celebrate 25 years of extraordinary support to the University.
Preeminent art historian retires from Princeton faculty and reveals publicly for the first time that he is the individual who intends to give 50 Pop art works to the Princeton University Art Museum.
Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs has selected the first five "Scholars in the Nation’s Service," a new program created to encourage students to pursue careers in the U.S. federal government.