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Dec 18 2014 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

The third and final instalment of The Hobbit is here! Get your ticket for only $8!  Drivers are needed. To sign-up, email Matt at mremilla@princeton.edu. Spouses and partners welcome....

Location: UA Market Fair Cinema
Dec 16 2014 - 2:30pm to 6:30pm

 Does the holiday season leave you wanting to give more than just presents? Join us for an afternoon of volunteering with the Trenton Area Soup Kitchen (TASK) is a private, non-sectarian, charitable organization that depends almost entirely on...

Location: TASK 72 1/2 Escher St
Dec 14 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Looking for some relaxing indoor fun to combat the December chill? Celebrate the holiday season by decorating cookies while watching the movie “Elf”—a favorite of adults and kids alike. Cookies and decorating supplies will be provided. This is a...

Location: Campus Club
Dec 13 2014 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Join us for a docent-led tour of our own Art Museum’s December exhibition. The Princeton University Art Museum is home to one of the world’s largest university collections. The tour will feature a highlight of works from the museum’s permanent...

Location: Princeton Art Museum
Dec 12 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

How about wrapping up the week with a delicious, local Indian dinner partially subsidized by the Graduate School?  Not such a bad idea, eh?  Drivers needed.  Email sneha@princeton.edu to...

Location: Princeton
Dec 11 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Join fellow needle-crafters for an hour of company and crafting, whether you're working on something warm for yourself or rushing to finish a holiday gift. The Murray-Dodge cafe is a great place to knit, meet new friends, and enjoy the free...

Location: Murray Dodge Cafe
Dec 11 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:15pm

This conversation-style seminar will feature Dr. Victoria Bjorklund '73 and Assistant Dean Diana Hill Mitchell *10. Dr. Bjorklund and Dean Mitchell...

Location: Office of Career Services
Dec 10 2014 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Did you know that the NJ Governor’s Mansion is right down the street from campus? Come see the Governor’s House all decorated for the holidays! Enjoy its “Fantasy through the Arts” theme through a self-guided tour.  Space is limited and...

Location: Governor’s Residence
Dec 9 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

When difficulties arise, it is important for family members to remain composed, positive, and dedicated to working together. Whether we live with family or are thousands of miles away, the practice of mindfulness meditation can help us to grow...

Location: Library of Campus Club
Dec 8 2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Today, nearly half of all business transactions are conducted at the dining table; and there is no better, or possibly worse place, to make an impression than at the table. Negotiating the minefield of place settings, table manners, and...

Location: Old Graduate College
Dec 8 2014 - 9:00am to 10:00am

Come for an hour of ice-skating over holiday music and hot chocolate. The event is free of cost, but you will need to bring your own skates. To sign-up, please e-mail Loan (lle@princeton.edu...

Location: Baker Rink
Dec 6 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Come for an evening of bowling! Bowling and appetizers will be partially subsidized. Space is limited and drivers are needed. To sign-up, email Matt at mremilla@princeton.edu. Spouses...

Location: Lawrenceville
Dec 6 2014 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Did you know there's an international society dedicated to hiding and searching out cleverly disguised treasure chests?  You've probably walked within feet of one without realizing it. There are dozens in Princeton alone.  All you need to find...

Location: Frist Lawn
Dec 6 2014 - 9:30am to 11:00am

Come out for a fun-filled Saturday at the Rockville climbing center (Hamilton) to enjoy safe, unlimited indoor rock climbing! Wear comfortable clothing and sneakers. Cost of a day pass is subsidized by the Graduate School (by $8) and will hence...

Location: Rockville Climbing Center
Dec 5 2014 - 7:30pm to 10:00pm

Celebrate the season with McCarter's critically acclaimed production of Charles Dickens' classic holiday tale, A Christmas Carol. Join Ebenezer Scrooge on his magical journey through Christmas past, present, and future, and experience the show...

Location: Matthews at McCarter Theatre
Dec 3 2014 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

This session will allow graduate students to come together and discuss the content and issues that are addressed in the online Not Anymore – Sexual Assault Prevent Training program that will be rolled out to the graduate student population this...

Location: Old Graduate College
Dec 2 2014 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join us for an English Conversation Group--- an opportunity to practice speaking English in a casual setting. Feedback from an English Language Program instructor will be available to the group. If there is sufficient interest in the...

Location: Old Graduate College
Dec 2 2014 (All day)

Science Research Dissertation Fellowship for African American Ph.D. candidates engaged in dissertation research in the biological, chemical or engineering fields.

Postdoctoral Science Research Fellowship for African...

Dec 1 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Timmy, Kawhi and the rest of the defending champion San Antonio Spurs are coming to town to take on the...

Location: Philadelphia
Dec 1 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Enjoy the company of  fellow graduate students over a meal at Procter Hall. Every regularly enrolled graduate student not living in the GC gets 6 free meals at Procter Hall this semester -- this is a great way to use one of them! RSVP to Sam at...

Location: Procter Hall
Nov 30 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

The Theory of Everything tells the true story of Stephen Hawking and Jane Wilde, respectively one of the greatest minds of our generation and the person whose courage enabled him to take on a life-shattering diagnosis.  This critically-...

Location: Princeton Garden Theater
Nov 24 2014 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Come learn the ancient art of beer making in a modern high-tech facility, Princeton’s one and only Triumph Brewery. The head brew master will lead us on a 45-minute tour of the facility followed by guided samplings of their wide selection of...

Location: Triumph Brewery
Nov 19 2014 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Living with stress and uncertainty can be physically and psychologically taxing.  In this workshop, talk with CPS counselors and your fellow graduate students about the challenges of grad life, balancing “should-do”s and “want-to-do”s, and how...

Location: Old Graduate College
Nov 18 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Stars, and planets, and galaxies! Oh my! Come observe the night sky with Princeton’s department of Astrophysical Sciences!  They’re opening up Peyton Observatory for an open house in which you can look through a 12” Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope...

Location: Peyton Observatory
Nov 17 2014 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Living with stress and uncertainty can be physically and psychologically taxing.  In this workshop, talk with CPS counselors and your fellow graduate students about the challenges of grad life, balancing “should-do”s and “want-to-do”s, and how...

Location: Old Graduate College
Nov 15 2014 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm

For only $10, relive your youth by playing 4 games of classic 90's laser tag! Space is limited and drivers are needed. There is a $15 charge for no-shows/cancellations if no replacement can be found. To sign-up, email Matt at...

Location: West Windsor
Nov 13 2014 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Join fellow needlecrafters from 3:30 - 5:30 on Thursday, November 13. Bring your current craft project, meet fellow knitters or crochet-ers, and enjoy a relaxing evening of good company. Meet at the cafe at Murray Dodge and contact Sam...

Location: Murray Dodge
Nov 12 2014 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Enjoy a tasty crepe at the new Jammin' Crepes location on Nassau Street! Jammin' Crepes offers sweet and savory crepes made with local ingredients. Orders will be partially subsidized. Space is limited. To sign-up, email Matt at...

Location: Princeton
Nov 11 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Shifting our way of thinking can improve our lives. Through the practice of mindfulness, people can view a situation in a completely different way and figure out ways to solve problems. Research suggests that we can train our minds to not sweat...

Location: Library of Campus Club
Nov 10 2014 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Want to volunteer but don’t know where to start?  We have you covered.  Hear from Pace Center staff about various ways to engage in short-term, long-term or one-time volunteering opportunities.  And learn more about how civic engagement can...

Location: Old Graduate College
Nov 10 2014 (All day)

Information sessions will be conducted by the director of graduate studies and will include a forty-five minute overview of the Department of Religion's graduate program with time for Q&A. After the general overview, prospective graduate...

Nov 9 2014 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Too cold for an outdoorsy Sunday already? You can still take a break from work - come out to campus club for an afternoon of board games and meet some new people!  For more information, contact Sneha Rath at ...

Location: Campus Club
Nov 7 2014 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

The 6th Annual Tiger Trot for Hunger is a 5K walk or run around campus that occurs every year as a food drive for the Crisis Ministry of Princeton.  Be fit, have some fun and support a great cause by joining our graduate student team!  Spouses...

Location: Dillon Gym.
Nov 6 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Have you been craving sauerbraten, pierogies, or wiener schnitzel? Dreaming of kielbasa and cabbage? Or, are you just interested in trying some delicious German/Polish food?  Come join us for dinner at the Blue Danube (an Eastern European...

Location: Trenton
Nov 4 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

The reality is that over 70% of all job seekers will learn about an opportunity and land a job through a connection made via an informal conversation (aka: networking). Learn more about the resources available such as the TigerNet Alumni...

Location: Old Graduate College
Nov 3 2014 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Join Amy Pszczolkowski, Graduate Student Career Counselor, and Dima Gorenshteyn, Graduate Student in QCB, for an interactive workshop on deconstructing the resume. We'll help you build the skills necessary to compose a great resume. Please bring...

Location: Old Graduate College
Nov 3 2014 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Explore the campus pottery studio with a small group of graduate students. On Monday November 3, come create your own slab-built mug at the Ceramics Studio located in Butler College from 3-5 pm. The Graduate School is subsidizing the event, with...

Location: Butler College
Nov 1 2014 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Mount Tammany is one of the most popular hikes in NJ, and for good reason!  The moderate-to-strenuous trail climbs 1250ft (380m) over just 1.5mi (2.4km) to a fantastic overlook of the Delaware Water Gap. Bring a small lunch or snack to eat on...

Location: Mount Tammany
Nov 1 2014 (All day)

The ASF offers fellowships (up to $23,000) and grants (up to $5,000) to students to pursue research, study or creative arts projects in one or more Scandinavian countries for up to one year.  Awards are made in all fields of study. Applicants...

Oct 26 2014 - 8:30am to 2:00pm

The New Jersey Mycological Association leads regular guided forays in search of a wide variety of New Jersey's fungal flora.  Forays are an excellent chance to explore local...

Location: Meet at Lawrence Parking Lot
Oct 23 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Are you considering alt-ac career options?  Come learn from graduate alumni and other administrators about the many career paths in higher ed administration across various universities and colleges in the region. We will have brief introductions...

Location: Old Graduate College
Oct 23 2014 (All day)

The DAAD fellowship application for study in Germany is currently open.  The DAAD grant is awarded to highly qualified Ph.D. candidates with ABD (All But Dissertation) status who need to conduct...

Oct 22 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Come meet and mingle with other graduate students at Winberies at 1 Palmer Square at 7 pm on Wednesday, October 22. Bottles of wine courtesy of the graduate school, while supplies last. RSVP to Sam Jaroszewski at...

Location: Winberies
Oct 21 2014 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Deborah Prentice, Dean of the Faculty and Alexander Stewart 1886 Professor of Psychology & Public Affairs, will present on the topic of women in the academy. In her talk, Professor Prentice will share her views regarding women in the academy...

Location: Old Graduate College
Oct 19 2014 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Lets welcome the Halloween season with some pumpkin carving! Supplies & sample designs will be available. This event is free & open to all graduate students, their spouses & children. To ensure we have enough pumpkins, please RSVP...

Location: Butler Community Room
Oct 17 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

If the beauty of fall colors inspires your inner artist, come try your hand at painting! Colors & paper will be provided; winners will receive a small gift. Combined with this will be held a clothes exchange: want to get rid of some summer...

Location: Butler Community Room
Oct 16 2014 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

We sometimes say very critical, harsh things about ourselves, especially when we compare ourselves to others in competitive environments like Princeton. Negative self-talk can contribute to stress, anxiety, and self-doubt, and actually decrease...

Oct 15 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Haven't had Nomad Pizza? Nomad Pizza is one of the most famous around! Come share a meal with fellow graduate students (pizza will be partially subsidized). Space is limited and drivers are needed. For more information and to sign-up, email Matt...

Location: Hopewell
Oct 15 2014 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

LGBTQA community and allies, please join us for good food and conversation. RSVP to Olivia at omartel@princeton.edu.

Sponsored by the Graduate School and LGBT Center

Location: Pyne Tower Suite
Oct 14 2014 - 4:30pm

Boren Fellowships provide up to $30,000 to U.S. graduate students to add an important international and language component to their graduate education through specialization in area study, language study, or increased language proficiency. Boren...

Location: 015 Robertson Hall
Oct 14 2014 - 9:15am to 10:00am

Information sessions will be conducted by the Director of Graduate Studies and will include a forty-five minute overview of the Department of Religion's graduate program and time for Q&As. After the general overview, prospective graduate...

Oct 11 2014 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

If the crisp fall air has you craving hot apple cider and fresh apple pie, this is the event for you! Come take part in a New Jersey fall tradition of picking apples straight from the orchard.  Stock up on apples to use for all sorts of tasty...

Location: Terhune Orchards
Oct 10 2014 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Worn out by the stresses of exams, failed research ideas, or meeting your advisor’s expectations? Spend time with fellow grad students relaxing in a hot cedar wood soaking tub outside a Japanese-style Zen spa garden and a wood burning sauna to...

Location: Onsen Japanese Hot Bath
Oct 8 2014 - 12:15pm

Bosch Fellowships are in Germany for U.S. citizens.  http://culturalvistas.org/...

Location: 011 Robertson Hall
Oct 7 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Feeling nostalgic for the soccer-filled days of summer?  Missing the excitement of cheering for teams in the world cup?  Well, here is your chance to take in some more cleat-stompin’ action:  come and support the Princeton Tigers as they take on...

Location: Roberts Stadium
Oct 6 2014 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Take a break from studying or research and come out to socialize with other grad students over samplings of home-made Vietnamese food. Sign-up is required and space is limited. For more information and to sign up, please contact Loan at...

Location: Lawrence Community Rm
Oct 6 2014 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

The academic year is still young, but if you’re teaching you may be tired already…and yet you may also feel energized by the enthusiasm and new questions coming from your students. Whether or not you’re teaching this semester you may be...

Location: Old Graduate College
Oct 4 2014 - 11:00am to 3:00pm

Come pick your own apples ($1.35/lb) and get some pumpkins for Halloween! Battleview Orchards has a variety of apples (http://www.battlevieworchards.com) and is...

Location: Battleview Orchards
Oct 3 2014 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Bring a bagged lunch and chat with your fellow graduate students about the tech tips, tricks and tools to make the most of your semester. Meet in Wallace 190, Friday October 3rd from 12:30-1:30. Contact Sam Jaroszewski at...

Location: Wallace 190
Oct 2 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Ever wondered why America's waistline seems to be ever expanding?  Join us for a special screening of the critically acclaimed documentary Fed Up, a film from executive producers Laurie David and Katie Couric.  This screening is a one-time event...

Location: Princeton Garden Theater
Oct 2 2014 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

This session presents an overview of the SSRC’s Mellon IDRF (International Dissertation Research Fellowship) and DPDF (Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship) programs.  A representative from the Social...

Location: East Pyne Auditorium 010
Oct 1 2014 - 4:30pm

The Fulbright-Clinton Fellowship provides opportunities for U.S. citizens to serve in professional placements in a foreign government ministry or institution in partner governments. Fulbright-Clinton Fellows build mutual understanding and...

Location: 011 Robertson Hall
Sep 30 2014 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Most of us multi-task, feel pressured, stressed, and unable to concentrate. We rush through activities without paying attention, eat without noticing, and listen to others without really hearing them. One antidote is to practice mindfulness....

Location: Old Graduate College
Sep 30 2014 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

This session presents an overview of the Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans, and a representative from the Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans...

Location: McCosh 60
Sep 25 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

In this lunch-hour discussion attended by graduate students only, brand-new assistant professors at Princeton in literature will talk about their experiences of the Year of Rejection, otherwise known as looking for a tenure-track professorial...

Location: Frist Campus Center
Sep 25 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

The open access movement began in the 1990s and has since been adopted by an increasing number of funding agencies, academic institutions, publishers, and individual researchers. If you haven't encountered open access yet, you probably will at...

Location: Lewis Library
Sep 19 2014 - 1:30pm to 7:00pm

About the Symposium

Publishing and Prospering in the Academy is a symposium designed to engage those interested in learning about the process of taking a project, or dissertation, to a book manuscript and eventually publication. Those...

Location: Computer Science Building
Sep 19 2014 - 9:00am to 7:00pm

 

PLEASE NOTE: REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS CLOSED.


The Prospective Ph.D. Preview is designed for prospective students to gather information on graduate education at Princeton University. This event is open to...

Location: Computer Science 104
Sep 18 2014 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Come join us for sandwiches, snacks, and drinks, and get to know your neighbors!  Bring a towel or blanket to sit on and join our picnic.  If you’d like, show your school pride by wearing a shirt from one of your past schools.  We’ll see how...

Location: Butler Volleyball Court Area
Sep 17 2014 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Come join us for sandwiches, snacks, and drinks, while getting to know your neighbors!  Bring a towel or blanket to sit on and join our picnic.  If you’d like, show your school pride by wearing a shirt from one of your past schools.  We’ll see...

Location: Green area between Building 2 and 18
Sep 16 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Start your graduate years off on the right foot with an individual development plan. You may have a vague sense of what the next five or six years might look like for you as a graduate student.  Why not create a more intentional plan of how you...

Location: Old Graduate College
Sep 16 2014 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Come join us for sandwiches, snacks, and drinks and get to know your neighbors!  Bring a towel or blanket to sit on and join our picnic. If you’d like, show your school pride by wearing a shirt from one of your past schools.  We’ll see how many...

Sep 15 2014 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

As the academic year begins to take shape you may have questions about how to meld your various identities (racial, gender, socioeconomic, etc.) with that of being a Princetonian. This session will be your opportunity to ask questions and get...

Location: Old Graduate College
Sep 15 2014 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Rising seniors, graduate students, or recent alumni who are planning to submit an application for the Fulbright Program for U.S. students will want to attend this session. Judith Swan of the Princeton Writing Program will lead this workshop...

Location: Whitman College
Sep 11 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

The Academic Affairs and Diversity team of the Graduate School is hosting its annual Welcome Reception on September 11, from 5-7 p.m. in the Lounge at Richardson Auditorium. The purpose of the reception is to provide a place for students,...

Location: Richardson Auditorium
Sep 10 2014 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Do you want to nail your first interview? Are you nervous about making mistakes because you have spent the last 6+ years as a graduate student and postdoc and never had to conduct a real interview? Then join Dr. Tom Magaldi of the New York...

Location: Office of Career Services
Sep 8 2014 - 8:15am to 7:30pm

Welcome to the Graduate School at Princeton University. We are looking forward to meeting you at the orientation events. Below is a schedule highlighting important events for you to attend.

Location: Alexander Hall
Sep 3 2014 - 9:00am to Sep 30 2014 - 9:00am

This is the first function required of all students; it involves the review and confirmation of addresses and other demographic information. The Office of Finance and Treasury cannot issue stipend checks, the Registrar's Office cannot certify...

Aug 26 2014 - 3:00pm

Join us for ice cream and socializing at The Bent Spoon. This event is open to Princeton University Graduate students as well as their spouses, partners and children. One free ice cream for each participant, but only while supplies last—...

Aug 21 2014 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Join John Weeren, director of PrincetonWrites, and Amy Pszczolkowski, graduate student career counselor, in a safe and supportive environment to build upon your public speaking skills. In this fun and interactive session, everyone will...

Location: 36 University Place
Aug 15 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Take a break from your Friday to enjoy a free cup of craft coffee at Rojo’s Roastery in Palmer Square. Space is limited and sign-up is required, please contact Loan at lle@princeton.edu.

Location: Princeton
Aug 14 2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Unwind from the day with an authentic Vietnamese meal at Pho 99, just 15 minutes from Princeton. The meal will be partially subsidized for graduate students. Transportation will be arranged by carpool. Please RSVP to Loan at...

Location: Pho 99
Aug 14 2014 - 8:30am to 2:00pm

Are you expecting a baby?  Has your child grown out of everything?  Or do you have clothing and gear that you no longer need and don’t know what to do with?  Come to our “Take it or Leave it” event.  If you are a graduate student or post doc...

Location: Butler Tract
Aug 12 2014 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Come for an all you can eat lunch at Masa Sushi! The lunch will be partially subsidized. We'll meet at Masa Sushi in Princeton for 11:30 AM. Drivers are needed. For more information and to sign up, please email Matt at...

Location: Masa Sushi
Aug 8 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

For only $8, come see Marvel's latest comic book blockbuster! Tickets will be valid at the UA Market Fair Cinemas. Graduate students are responsible for their own transportation to and from the movie theater. For more information and to sign up...

Location: UA Market Fair Cinemas
Aug 6 2014 - 7:00pm

Come enjoy a movie with your fellow grad students! The movie and exact time will be announced closer to the date but we will probably see a 7/7:30-ish showing.  Spots are limited and sign-up is required. Selection will occur via random...

Location: UA Market Fair Cinemas
Aug 3 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Come out and enjoy this fun festival full of crafts, antiques, food, and time on the beach! This event is free and transportation will be arranged by carpool. RSVP to Audrey at ayau@princeton....

Location: Manasquan
Apr 30 2014 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Professor Joan A. Steitz the Sterling Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry at Yale University will deliver the inaugural...

Location: Fields Center
Mar 29 2014 - 1:15pm

Through vignettes, Professor Carter will relay her experiences being a woman in science, from high school to the present day, and why it is so important for women to be in science (contributing to new knowledge and changing the culture)...