Beloved coach Pete Carril dies at 92, leaving indelible legacy at Princeton and on basketball .
Coach Pete Carril, the beloved face of Princeton men’s basketball, passed away Sunday, August 14th, at age 92. He ended his career at Princeton with one of the greatest moments in NCAA tournament history and was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. His legacy and impact on the sport of basketball were and will forever be insurmountable.
Inaugural program with Fresno State, Rowan and Valdosta State universities spurs “unforgettable summer of research” .
Princeton Chemistry's new two-month summer program draws faculty and students from moderate to small research institutions that serve historically underrepresented groups.
Howard Rosenthal, whose research revolutionized the analysis of Congressional voting records and political polarization, dies at 83 .
Howard L. Rosenthal, the Roger Williams Straus Professor of Social Sciences, Emeritus, and professor of politics, emeritus, and an expert on formal and quantitative political analysis, died on July 28. He was 83.
Romus Broadway photo collection featured in banner exhibit celebrating Princeton's historic Black neighborhood .
Princeton University Library and the Arts Council of Princeton are mounting a public exhibition of photographic collage banners drawn from the library's Romus Broadway photography collection. They will adorn the neighborhood through May 2023.
Princeton is led by Christopher L. Eisgruber, a constitutional scholar who became our 20th president in 2013. The trustees are responsible for the overall direction of the University. Our academic officers and officers of the corporation oversee various aspects of University governance.
- 1746College of New Jersey founded in Elizabeth, New Jersey, by the Presbyterian Synod
- 1896Name officially changed to Princeton University
- 1900Graduate School established
- 1969Trustees vote to admit women undergraduates
- 2001Financial aid policy changes, replacing loans with grants that do not need to be repaid