Events

Monday, September 25, 2017 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

Whether you are an incoming student or have been here for a while, join us for a BBQ at the Old Graduate College to make new friends and see old ones!  New and established Princeton University graduate students are welcome.  This event will...

Location: Main Courtyard Old Grad College
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm

The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans is a $90,000 merit-based fellowship exclusively for immigrants and children of immigrants who are pursuing graduate school in the United States. The application deadline is November 1, 2017....

Location: Lewis Library Classroom 134
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 7:30pm

Buried secrets, blackmail, and false identities race onto the stage in Simpatico, a tragicomedy about the slippery netherworld of thoroughbred racing from Pulitzer Prize-winning dramatist Sam Shepard. When a simple phone call causes Carter and...

Location: McCarter Theatre (Berlind) Princeton
Thursday, September 28, 2017 -
4:30pm to 6:00pm

This session provides an overview of the SSRC’s Mellon IDRF (International Dissertation Research Fellowship) program.  You must be a doctoral student in the humanities or social sciences to be eligible for this fellowship. There are no...

Location: Lewis Library Classroom 121
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 12:00pm

Take a break and enjoy a crepe for the subsidized price of $5. Space is limited and sign up is required. Email Allison at allisonh@princeton.edu to sign up.

Sponsored by the Graduate School...

Location: Nassau Street Princeton NJ
Repeats every week every Wednesday 4 times.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 -
9:00am to 11:00am

No program.  No pressure.  Just pop in.  Join fellow grad students who want to connect.  We’ll have coffee, tea, water, juice and pastries.  If you are looking for a low-key way to meet people outside of your department or check in with people...

Location: Campus Club Prospect Room
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Looking to get involved in the community and make a BIG difference in a child's life? Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mercer County is currently looking for volunteers to be matched with boys and girls (ages 6-18) on their Waiting List. Many of the...

Location: OGC Common Room
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Relive your bygone youth and enjoy this immersive real-life videogame experience. All you can play for only $12! Spouses and partners are welcome. Drivers needed to take us to the location in Lawrenceville and can play for free! Please contact...

Location: Lawrenceville NJ
Friday, October 6, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Come enjoy the last rays of summer sunshine with a delicious, free small ice cream from the Bent Spoon. Enjoy their delicious seasonal flavors while meeting your fellow grads. Space is limited and sign up is required. Email Sarah at...

Location: Palmer Square
Saturday, October 7, 2017 -
9:30am to 10:30am

Come out for free breakfast on a crisp fall morning and mingle with fellow students on the Graduate College lawn. We will then climb the iconic Cleveland Tower of the Graduate College for the best views of Princeton! Please email Sneha at...

Location: Graduate College
Sunday, October 8, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Princeton University Art Museum Tour

Whether you’ve never been to the Art Museum or go all of the time, this highlights tour is a perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in some great art. Join your fellow grads for a guided tour of the...

Location: Princeton University Art Museum
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 -
9:00am to 11:00am

No program.  No pressure.  Just pop in.  Join fellow grad students who want to connect.  We’ll have coffee, tea, water, juice and pastries.  If you are looking for a low-key way to meet people outside of your department or check in with people...

Location: Campus Club Prospect Room
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 -
4:30pm to 6:00pm

Held on the second Wednesday of every month

Location: Frist Campus Center Room 243
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 -
4:30pm to 6:30pm

This monthly workshop series will take a long view of American higher education, framing its problems and prospects in historical terms. How did we get here? Where are we headed and why? Where should we be headed? Graduate students will have a...

Location: TBD
Thursday, October 12, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Paint your own fall pumpkin décor on a 10X30” canvas with guidance from instructors. All skill levels are encouraged to attend. The venue is BYOB, and snacks will be provided. Cost is $35 per person and all attendees must be 21+ with ID. RSVP to...

Location: Forrestal Village
Thursday, October 12, 2017 -
7:45pm to 8:45pm

We have 60 minutes to break into a bank and leave with the cash! Can we open the safe and follow the trail for clues and make our escape? Join us for the adrenaline raising excitement of the Amazing Escape Room! We will work as a team to solve...

Location: Princeton NJ
Friday, October 13, 2017 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

Enjoy the best of fall on the farm at Terhune Orchards! Pick your own pumpkin and/or apples with your fellow grads, stock up on farm fresh produce and flowers, meet some cute barnyard animals – or just treat yourself to a free apple cider donut....

Location: Princeton NJ
Saturday, October 14, 2017 -
8:00am to 3:00pm

Mount Tammany is one of New Jersey’s most popular hikes! Rising up 1526 feet at the southern end of the Kittatinny Mountains, the summit offers spectacular views of fall foliage and fauna in the Delaware Water Gap between Pennsylvania and New...

Location: Worthington State Forest NJ
Sunday, October 15, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Whether you’re new to Princeton or want to learn more about the place you’ve spent a few years, come join the Shameless Name Dropping Tour of Princeton! You’ll learn the history of Princeton University and the famous people who attended. Your...

Location: U-Store
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 12:00pm

House of Cupcakes

Treat yourself to a free cupcake! Space is limited and sign up is required. Email Elizabeth at ear2@princeton.edu to RSVP.

Sponsored by the Graduate School

Location: Princeton NJ
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 -
9:00am to 11:00am

No program.  No pressure.  Just pop in.  Join fellow grad students who want to connect.  We’ll have coffee, tea, water, juice and pastries.  If you are looking for a low-key way to meet people outside of your department or check in with people...

Location: Campus Club Prospect Room
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 7:30pm

Only five years after its founding, Artistic Director Osnel Delgado and his company have not taken a single malpaso (a “misstep”) having already been to the Joyce Theater twice and part of the BAM Next Wave Festival. As the “crown jewel” in the...

Location: McCarter Theatre
Thursday, October 19, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Loving Vincent

Described as a “one-of-a-kind work of art,” every frame of this animated biopic of Vincent van Gogh is a stylistically appropriate oil painting. A limited number of free tickets are available. Space is limited and sign up...

Location: Princeton Garden Theatre
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 -
9:00am to 11:00am

No program.  No pressure.  Just pop in.  Join fellow grad students who want to connect.  We’ll have coffee, tea, water, juice and pastries.  If you are looking for a low-key way to meet people outside of your department or check in with people...

Location: Campus Club Prospect Room
Thursday, October 26, 2017 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm

The viola is an instrument of mysterious beauty – more complex and rustic than the violin, but in the right hands every bit as expressive. Tabea Zimmerman is possibly the world’s greatest living violist. She will perform viola classics with...

Location: Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall
Saturday, October 28, 2017 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Get ready for Halloween and carve your own pumpkin! Carving supplies and a limited number of pumpkins will be provided. Please RSVP with Sneha at sneha@princeton.edu and indicate if you can bring your own...

Location: Lakeside Commons
Thursday, November 16, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Would you like to learn more about Princeton University Press and academic book publishing? Join us for a casual reception in the lobby of the Press's building here on campus and get the chance to meet and chat with members of the press's...

Location: Princeton University Press 41 William St. PUP Lobby
Friday, November 17, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm

Join us for a publishing seminar with editors from Princeton University Press's humanities, social science, and science publishing programs for an in-depth overview of the book publishing process from how to write a proposal, to choosing a...

Location: Princeton University Press 41 William Street PUP Lobby