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May 4 2016 - 8:00pm

Come and join us for rock climbing at Princeton's very own indoor climbing wall! There is no cost and beginners are welcome! Please contact Michael at mjemison@princeton.edu...

Location: OA Rock Climbing Wall
May 4 2016 - 5:00pm

Come make your own garden starter kit! There will be a variety of seeds (beans, cucumbers, corn, melons, etc) to choose from. Starter pots, soil, and seeds will be provided. To signup, please email Matt at...

Location: Lakeside Apartments Commons Outdoor Patio
Apr 27 2016 - 7:30pm

Come and watch Hitchcock's horror classic on the big screen at Princeton's own Garden Theatre! Whether you've seen it a thousand times or never, you'll be on the edge of your seat. Tickets are available for only $5 (subsidized by the graduate...

Location: Princeton Garden Theatre
Apr 27 2016 -
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 Campus Club Corner of Prospect Ave. and Washington Rd
Apr 24 2016 -
8:30pm to 10:00pm

Winter is back. Join us for the Season 6 Premiere of Game of Thrones! Delicious pizza will be provided. Please RSVP with Michael at mjemison@princeton.edu

Location: Lakeside Commons
Apr 24 2016 - 1:00pm

Take me out to the ball game! Come watch our local, Minor League Baseball team, the Trenton Thunder, take on the Aakron RubberDucks at Arm & Hammer Park in Trenton, NJ. Enjoy a spring day out and America's pastime. Partners and families...

Location: Arm & Hammer Park Trenton NJ
Apr 23 2016 - 11:00am

This year marks the 35th anniversary of Sakura Matsuri, BBG's annual cherry blossom festival which is held 4/30-5/1. Beat the crowd and explore the beautiful park a week before the festival! A one way trip to NYC will be covered, courtesy of the...

Location: Brooklyn NY
Apr 22 2016 - 8:00pm

As the Jewish holiday of Passover approaches, we welcome all Jewish students to partake in an authentic Seder experience!

The Seder will include:

- A delicious four-course gourmet meal

...
Apr 22 2016 - 7:00pm

Come enjoy this unusually warm season with free ice creams from the Bent Spoon! RSVP is required! Please contact Michael at mjemison@princeton.edu

Location: Princeton
Apr 21 2016 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us for a BBQ at the Old Graduate College to make new friends and see old ones!  In the event of rain, this meal will be served inside Procter Hall dining hall.  This event will feature entertainment provided by the Graduate Student...

Location: Main Courtyard Old Grad College
Apr 21 2016 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm

Join us for a publishing seminar with editors from Princeton University Press for an in-depth overview of the book publishing process from how to write a proposal, to choosing a publisher, to what to expect in the process, as well as how the...

Location: Princeton University Press 41 William St.
Apr 21 2016 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm

Editors from Princeton University Press' humanities, social science, and science publishing programs will share tips on how to get a book published including writing a proposal, choosing a publisher, and more. You'll also get an inside look at a...

Location: 41 William Street
Apr 20 2016 -
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 Campus Club Corner of Prospect Ave. and Washington Rd
Apr 18 2016 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Brookdale/Princeton Teaching Partnership Information Session

Join us for an information session with Dr. Matthew Reed, VP of Learning at Brookdale Community College and author of the popular “Confessions of a Community College Dean”...

Location: Frist 330
Apr 18 2016 - 12:00pm


 

Location: Jadwin Hall
Apr 15 2016 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Successful people are more in control of their emotions than others and keep their stress levels just right, apart from other abilities.  Mindfulness skills can help us solve most inter-personal challenges in personal and professional life,  and...

Location: Library of Campus Club Corner of Washington and Prospect.
Apr 14 2016 - 7:30pm

Was there ever a more theatrical rock band than Queen? This fully live, amazingly accurate tribute to rock & roll history features Gary Mullen and his band The Works in a stunning two-hour celebration of rock legend Freddie...

Location: McCarter Theatre
Apr 13 2016 -
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 Campus Club Corner of Prospect Ave. and Washington Rd
Apr 8 2016 -
3:15pm to 6:00pm

The "Pathways with a Ph.D." series exposes graduate students to potential career options inside and outside the academy, and help them apply experience and strengths from current graduate work to future jobs or roles. 

Please join us for...

Location: Bowen Hall Auditorium and Atrium
Apr 7 2016 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

Marina M. Mitchell *98, & Laurence Latimer *01 Co-Chairs of Graduate Alumni Annual Giving, cordially invites you to attend a special Graduate Student Appreciation Reception. Join fellow graduate students and graduate alumni for food, drinks...

Location: the Atrium Peter B. Lewis Library
Apr 7 2016 - 12:30pm

Spring is here - take a walk around the town with a free bubble tea from Fruity Yogurt! Space is limited and signup is required. To signup, email Matt at mremilla@princeton.edu.

Location: Nassau Street
Apr 6 2016 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm

Have a talent to share? Interested in learning about the talents of other Grad Students? Come on out for a relaxing evening of performances put on by your peers.

If you have a talent and are interested in performing during Grads Got...

Location: Lakeside Commons
Apr 6 2016 - 7:30pm

Looking for a way to add humor to your life? Come see David Sedaris live at McCarter! Seats are limited and RSVP is required. Graduates will get tickets through their passport to the arts. Please email Mary at...

Location: McCarter Theatre Princeton
Apr 6 2016 -
9:00am to 10:30am

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 Campus Club Corner of Prospect Ave. and Washington Rd
Apr 5 2016 -
9:00pm to 10:30pm

Take some time to show your friends and colleagues just how smart you are by competing in the Grad Student Trivia Bowl! All participants will compete in teams of 3 and the winning team will receive prizes!

If you are interested in...

Location: Procter Hall Graduate College
Apr 4 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Take a break, bring a friend and join us for brownies, cake and make-your-own ice cream sundaes!  Partners, spouses and children are welcome.

During our Ice Cream Social on Monday, April 4th, we would like to recognize graduate students...

Location: Frist Multipurpose Rooms B&C
Apr 1 2016 - 2:00pm

Please join us as we welcome Dr. George Will *68 to discuss his journey from the Ph.D. to a world reknown journalist, author, and commentator.  This Pathways with a Ph.D. event will take place on April 1 from 2PM - 4PM in COS 104.  Reception to...

Location: Computer Science 104
Mar 31 2016 - 7:00pm

The hero we need vs the hero we deserve. In the dawn of justice the man of steel faces of against the dark knight, who will prevail in this ultimate spectacle? Join the hype train! Tickets will be subsidized $5. Exact show time will be confirmed...

Location: AMC MarketFair
Mar 30 2016 -
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 Campus Club Corner of Prospect Ave. and Washington Rd
Mar 29 2016 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm

Looking for a new hobby? Looking for people to socialize with while making some new warm weather gear? Come sit and crochet/knit as a group! All levels are welcome. Bring a project you’re working on, or come prepared to learn the (very) basics....

Location: Lakeside Apartments Common Room
Mar 27 2016 -
9:30am to 10:30am

It's back on popular demand! Start off your Sunday morning with a FREE yoga session at Lululemon Athletica (36 Nassau St.) followed by a subsidized breakfast at Jammin Crepes. No prior experience required! Please email...

Location: Lululemon Athletica Princeton
Mar 26 2016 - 10:30am

Come enjoy a timeless classic in which bicycles fly and aliens phone home! Don’t forget to stock up on some Reese’s pieces for the show! E.T. will be shown at the Garden Theatre-- bring yourselves, bring your kids! Tickets will be sponsored by...

Location: Princeton Garden Theatre
Mar 24 2016 -
7:30pm to 8:30pm

We've been locked in the office of a famous detective. Can we solve the mystery, locate the 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 clues in an effort to...

Location: Princeton NJ
Mar 23 2016 - 6:00pm

Pathways into Foundations, NonProfits, and Think Tanks will provide an opportunity for graduate students to meet professionals and graduate alums from these fields and hear how they leveraged their Ph.D. in various roles within these types of...

Location: Robertson Hall
Mar 23 2016 -
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 Campus Club Corner of Prospect Ave. and Washington Rd
Mar 20 2016 - 11:00am

It's always a hard decision - sweet or savory? Enjoy a crêpe at Jammin' Crêpes for brunch and you can't go wrong! Meals will be partially subsidized. Space is limited. To sign up, email Matt  at mremilla@...

Location: Jammin Crepes Princeton NJ
Mar 16 2016 -
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 Corner of Prospect Ave. and Washington Rd.
Mar 13 2016 - 7:00pm

Everyone has time to spare for bowling! Come for all-you-can-bowl at Colonial Bowling and Entertainment for only $6. Shoe rental is included. Drivers are needed! Space is limited - to signup, email Matt  at...

Location: Lawrenceville NJ.
Mar 13 2016 - 7:00pm

Everyone has time to spare for bowling! Come for all-you-can-bowl at Colonial Bowling and Entertainment for only $6. Shoe rental is included. Drivers are needed! Space is limited - to signup, email Matt  at...

Location: Lawrenceville NJ.
Mar 12 2016 -
11:00am to 12:30pm

Have you ever wanted to try your hands at pottery? Take a break with a fun and relaxing introduction to the basics of pottery with this guided class. We’ll meet on campus in the Wilson College Ceramics Studio and complete a basic hand building...

Location: Wilson College Ceramics Studio
Mar 12 2016 (All day) to Mar 14 2016 (All day)

For Princeton University graduate and undergraduate students

Are you a student with an interest in, or commitment to social justice? Do you want to be more mindful and inclusive in your daily life and leadership roles?  The ...

Mar 11 2016 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Strike a healthy balance in your life between work and pleasure, duties and responsibilities, noise and silence, or sleep and waking.  You need to constantly assess which aspect of life needs more attention, because this keeps changing....

Location: Library of Campus Club Corner of Prospect Ave. and Washington Rd.
Mar 9 2016 -
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 Campus Club Corner of Prospect Ave. and Washington Rd.
Mar 6 2016 - 2:00pm

Galumpha is a “human jungle gym” featuring three fearless performers who combine acrobatic movement, physical comedy, and inventive choreography in gravity-defying poses and spectacular feats of  physical strength. It promises to be a sensory...

Location: Crossroads Theatre
Mar 5 2016 - 1:00pm

Enjoy a relaxing afternoon with a docent-led tour of the Princeton Art Museum’s new exhibit, “Pastures Green & Dark Satanic Mills: The British Passion for Landscape.” After the tour, attendees will have a chance to discuss the exhibit over a...

Location: Princeton University Art Museum
Mar 2 2016 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

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

Location: Pyne Tower Suite Pyne Tower Suite Old Graduate College
Mar 2 2016 -
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 Campus Club Corner of Prospect Ave. and Washington Rd
Feb 28 2016 - 3:00pm

Family-friendly!  Still one of the world’s great entertainments—nothing else on the globe can rival them—the Salzburg Marionettes have cast their spell around the world since 1913 with their sumptuous productions of the Mozart operas and...

Location: McCarter Theatre
Feb 27 2016 - 11:00am

Looking for a silver lining to winter's chill? Come learn about tapping trees and making maple sugar at Howell Living History Farm! Drivers Needed. If interested, please contact Mary at mjb10@princeton.edu...

Location: Lambertville NJ
Feb 24 2016 -
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 Corner of Prospect Ave. and Washington Rd
Feb 21 2016 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Come to Ice Land to ice skate! Two hours of skating and rentals are included for just $7. Spouses/partners welcome with permission. Drivers are needed! To signup, email Matt at mremilla@princeton.edu....

Location: Ice Land Skating Rink Hamilton NJ
Feb 18 2016 - 7:30pm

When four androids escape, it is the job of blade runner Rick Deckard to eliminate them. But as he hunts them, he is forced to question what it is to be human. Whether Blade Runner is an old favorite or a movie you’ve always been meaning to watch...

Location: Princeton Garden Theatre Princeton NJ
Feb 18 2016 - 6:00pm

February 18 2016 -
6:00pm - 8:00pm

The Graduate School, the Graduate School Leadership Council (comprised of graduate alumni), and the Office of Career Services, have partnered to develop a workshop series that provides an...

Location: Friend Center Convocation Room
Feb 17 2016 - 7:00pm

Relive your bygone youth and enjoy this immersive real-life videogame experience. All you can play for only $11! Spouses and partners are welcome. Drivers needed to the location in Lawrenceville and can play for free! Please contact Michael at...

Location: Colonial Bowling and Laser Tag Lawrenceville NJ.
Feb 17 2016 -
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 Corner of Prospect Ave. and Washington Rd
Feb 13 2016 - 7:30pm

Ignore the upcoming cheesy valentines themes & events and schedule yourself a relaxing evening that weekend. Join us & laugh it off with double headliner with the talented Buddy Fitzpatrick and Marla Shultz. Partners are welcome. Those...

Location: Hyatt Regency Princeton
Feb 13 2016 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

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

Location: Pyne Tower Suite Old Graduate College
Feb 12 2016 - 4:00pm

Have you ever wanted to learn how beer is made? Or maybe you’ve just always wanted a behind-the-scenes tour of Princeton’s very own Triumph Brewing Company? Located right on Nassau Street, Triumph has been brewing beer in Princeton since 1995....

Location: Triumph Brewing Princeton NJ
Feb 11 2016 -
8:00pm to 9:30pm

Do you love melted chocolate? In the spirit of Valentine's day, love, etc. come dip strawberries, pretzels, and other treats in melted chocolate with us! Please contact Michael at mjemison@princeton.edu...

Location: The Coffee House Old Graduate College
Feb 11 2016 - 12:00pm

Featuring:
Dr. Christopher Kilmartin
Department of Psychology at the
University of Mary Washington
Professor, author, stand-up comedian

Thursday, February 11
12:00 p.m.
Carl A. Fields Center,...

Location: Fields Center
Feb 10 2016 -
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 Corner of Prospect Ave. and Washington Rd
Feb 7 2016 - 10:00am

Do you have a shopping craving but don’t want to spend a ton? Come take advantage of the countless bargains just a block from campus at the annual YWCA Flea Market! Load up on unique trinkets, or just browse the stands. Admission fee will be...

Location: Princeton YMCA
Feb 4 2016 -
8:00am to 9:30am

As the 2016-2017 Graduate Housing Room Draw process begins, we want to offer you opportunities to learn more about the draw and ask any questions you may have about the process. To that end, we have planned a series of information sessions, where...

Location: Procter Hall at the Graduate College
Feb 3 2016 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm

As the 2016-2017 Graduate Housing Room Draw process begins, we want to offer you opportunities to learn more about the draw and ask any questions you may have about the process. To that end, we have planned a series of information sessions, where...

Location: Lawrence 14 Community Room
Feb 3 2016 -
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 Corner of Prospect Ave. and Washington Rd.
Feb 2 2016 -
4:45pm to 5:30pm

Never got around to buying punch cards for group fitness at Dillon gym? Explore Barre during the FREE group fitness week at Princeton! All fitness levels are welcome! Email sneha@princeton.edu to RSVP.

Location: Class Dillon Gym Dance Studio
Feb 2 2016 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

As the 2016-2017 Graduate Housing Room Draw process begins, we want to offer you opportunities to learn more about the draw and ask any questions you may have about the process. To that end, we have planned a series of information sessions, where...

Location: Campus Club
Feb 2 2016 -
8:00am to 9:30am

As the 2016-2017 Graduate Housing Room Draw process begins, we want to offer you opportunities to learn more about the draw and ask any questions you may have about the process. To that end, we have planned a series of information sessions, where...

Location: Lakeside Apartments Commons
Jan 30 2016 -
10:00am to 6:00pm

The Graduate School, the Graduate School Leadership Council (comprised of graduate alumni), and the Office of Career Services, have partnered to develop a workshop series that provides an opportunity for graduate students to explore possible...

Location: Frist Multipurpose Rooms B&C
Jan 30 2016 -
12:00am to 12:00pm

Did you know that all this cold and ice was a vital part of rural New Jersey’s economy back in the day? Come learn about it first-hand while helping to cut, chop, and shave ice, and make ice cream at Hopewell Living History Farm, a functioning...

Location: Lambertville NJ
Jan 28 2016 - 7:00pm

Come enjoy a hot cup of locally roasted coffee at Rojo's Roastery in Palmer Square! Coffee will be partially subsidized. Space is limited. To signup, please email Matt at mremilla@princeton.edu.

Location: Rojo's Roastery
Jan 24 2016 - 1:00pm

Back by popular demand!  Enjoy pizza for lunch and then watch the team take on Bryn Athyn at 2pm!  Both pizza and game are free.  Bring the kids to this family-friendly event.  Sign-up is required and space is limited.  Please contact Olivia at...

Location: Jadwin Gym
Jan 16 2016 - 1:00pm

Take a break with a docent-led tour of the Princeton Art Museum’s world-famous collection. Whether this is your first visit or you’re a regular, this tour will provide fascinating insight into thousands of years of art history. After the tour,...

Location: Princeton Art Museum
Jan 15 2016 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

How we view our work impacts our well-being. Mindfulness practice can help us see our work as enjoyable and meaningful, which may lead to greater levels of health and intellectual satisfaction.  Facilitated by Shefalika Gandhi, LCSW. A healthy...

Location: Library of Campus Club Library of Campus Club Corner of Washington and Prospect.
Jan 13 2016 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Once you have one of these chocolate, marshmallow and graham cracker treats, you’ll want “some more.” Take a break from studying and join us for stress relief: making your own gooey and delicious treat while sitting fireside with fellow students...

Location: OGC Common Room
Jan 10 2016 - 12:00pm

Come for All-You-Can-Eat sushi at Masa Sushi! The subsidized cost for lunch will be $15 including tip. Space is limited and signup is required. To sign up, email Matt at mremilla@princeton.edu. Spouses...

Location: Masa Sushi Princeton
Jan 10 2016 -
11:30am to 12:00pm

Craving a made-to-order omelet and lox? Do you still need to use one of your six free meals, but you’re having trouble finding a group to dine with? Come enjoy the best of what Procter Hall has to offer… Brunch!!!!! It’s a great way to satisfy...

Location: Procter Hall at the Graduate College
Jan 10 2016 -
9:30am to 10:30am

Start off your Sunday morning with a complimentary yoga session on Lululemon Athletica at 36 Nassau St. followed by a subsidized breakfast at Jammin Crepes. Please email Sneha at sneha@princeton.edu to...

Location: Lululemon Athletica Princeton
Jan 8 2016 - 7:00pm

Join a group of fellow graduate students to cheer on the Princeton Men’s Ice Hockey team as they take on Union, right here on campus at the Baker Rink! Tickets are available for $5 (subsidized by the Graduate School). Partners and spouses welcome...

Location: Baker Rink Princeton
Jan 3 2016 - 9:00pm

Downton’s back!  Will Anna and Mr. Bates be able to live happily ever after despite their legal woes?  Will Carson and Mrs. Hughes ever tie the knot?  Will Lady Mary cast her eye towards newcomer Henry Talbot?  Will poor Lady Edith find love,...

Location: OGC Projector Room
Jan 3 2016 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm

Is your New Year's resolution to have more animals in your life? Mine is! Join us for a trip to New Jersey's premiere zoo. Cost is $11 (free for drivers!) and space is limited. Contact Tim (treuer@princeton....

Location: West Orange NJ
Jan 2 2016 - 7:00pm

Still haven't watched the new star wars movie? Join us for an evening showing at Regal for a subsidized $5! Drivers needed. Please email sneha@princeton.edu to RSVP.

 

Please check the...

Location: North Brunswick NJ
Dec 19 2015 - 9:00am

Spend your chilly winter Saturday at one of the world's largest museums located in the heart of the city. They're also currently running an amazing exhibition on "Life at the limits". A one-way trip from Princeton to NY Penn station will be...

Location: NYC
Dec 18 2015 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Learn simple techniques to address travel related concerns of health, sleep, and jet-lag – which can help set a positive tone for the trip. Mindfulness skills can help with planning for our journey and with adjustment upon our return. ...

Location: Library of Campus Club Corner of Washington and Prospect.
Dec 17 2015 -
7:30pm to 10:00pm

Come ring in the spirit of the season with the touching story of Mr. Scrooge and Tiny Tim! A top-notch cast brings a magical performance to McCarter Theatre. Free tickets are available through the Passport to the Arts. To reserve a spot, please...

Location: McCarter Theatre
Dec 17 2015 - 7:00pm

Make holiday cards and we will mail them for you! Because who doesn't like receiving hand made holiday wishes via snail mail?! Supplies will be provided and you are free to bring your own. Children and partners are welcome. Please email...

Location: Lakeside Commons
Dec 14 2015 - 7:30pm

Frequently cited as one of the top ten most influential films of all time, Battleship Potemkin is a 66-minute silent feature directed by Soviet cinema's shining star, Sergei Eisenstein that glorifies the story of the 1905 mutiny on the Battleship...

Location: Princeton Garden Theater
Dec 12 2015 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm

Come see Morven Museum's annual festival of trees! Groups from around the Princeton community have decorated a collection of trees for the holidays. Morven Museum is a National Historic Landmark that was once home to a signer of the Declaration...

Location: Morven Museum and Garden Princeton
Dec 12 2015 -
11:00am to 12:30pm

Take a break with a fun and relaxing pottery session. We’ll meet on campus in the Wilson College Ceramics Studio and complete a basic hand building project (a thoughtful and economical holiday present: that is, if you don’t want to keep it for...

Location: Wilson College Ceramics Studio
Dec 10 2015 - 4:30pm to Jan 21 2016 - 4:30pm

Dean' Kulkarni encourages you to consider an exciting opportunity for graduate students to live in and participate actively in the life of the undergraduate residential colleges (described more fully at...

Dec 8 2015 - 11:45am

Come for lunch at Agricola - one of Princeton's Farm-to-Table experiences! Lunch will be partially subsidized. Space is limited and signup is required. To signup, email Matt at mremilla@princeton.edu...

Location: Agricola
Dec 7 2015 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm

Come join Melissa Mirota RD, Princeton’s Campus Wellness Dietitian, for a winter wonderland food making craft for the whole family. Learn wellness strategies to navigate dinner parties and techniques for cooking seasonal root vegetables.  Sign up...

Location: Lakeside Commons
Dec 5 2015 - 1:00pm

It’s basketball season, and what better way to enjoy it than by watching the Philadelphia 76ers take on the Denver Nuggets! Join us in at the Wells Fargo Center for an authentic NBA experience. A limited number of tickets are available for $20,...

Location: Wells Fargo Center
Dec 4 2015 - 7:30pm

This holiday season, celebrate McCarter’s critically-acclaimed production of A Christmas Carol one last time. After this December, they will welcome a reimagined version of Dickens’ immortal tale in 2016. Embrace the magic of the holiday season!...

Location: McCarter Theatre
Dec 2 2015 - 6:00pm

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...

Location: Old Graduate College Coffee House (Entryway 12).
Dec 1 2015 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Need to polish your elevator pitch? or a second opinion on your resumé? or advice on what to wear for your interview? This warmup event will help prepare you for the HireTigers Graduate Student Meetup on Wednesday, December 2! RSVP to Matt at...

Location: Lakeside Commons
Nov 21 2015 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm

Take a break with a docent-led tour of the Princeton Art Museum’s latest exhibition, “Cézanne and the Modern: Masterpieces of European Art from the Pearlman Collection.” After the tour, attendees will have a chance to discuss the exhibit over a...

Location: Princeton Art Museum
Nov 19 2015 - 7:00pm

Come play laser tag at Colonial Bowling & Entertainment. Two games for $10! Space is limited. Spouses/partners are welcome with permission. To sign up, please e-mail Matt (mremilla@princeton.edu)....

Location: Lawrenceville NJ
Nov 16 2015 - 7:30pm

For the first time to McCarter comes a Bollywood celebration—a bold vision of Indian music and dance presented by Rahis Bharti, who invites you on a lively musical journey from Radasthan to Mumbai that characterizes the incredible India we know...

Location: McCarter Theatre
Nov 14 2015 - 8:00pm

Join us for a Lewis Center production of Zoyka's Apartment, a masterpiece by one of the 20th century's most overlooked literary geniuses, Mikhail Bulgakov (author of The Master and Margarita). "A tragi-farce in three acts," Zoyka's Apartment...

Location: McCarter Berlind Theater
Nov 14 2015 - 1:00pm

Come cheer on the Princeton Tigers as they take on the Yale Bulldogs in this classic Ivy League rivalry! Tickets are available for $5 (subsidized by the Graduate School). Partners and spouses welcome. Space is limited and sign-up is required....

Location: Princeton NJ
Nov 13 2015 - 8:00pm

The Triangle Show is a Princeton Tradition! With F. Scott Fitzgerald and Jimmy Stewart as alumni, who knows what new talent will make an appearance this year. This year’s show, “Tropic Blunder”, is sure to be a comedy to see! Free tickets are...

Location: McCarter Theatre Princeton
Nov 13 2015 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

We are interrupted unexpectedly at any time of the day by people, phones, texts, and emails. Mindfulness skills can help manage one’s attention so that it is focused on the immediate task at hand.  Facilitated by Shefalika Gandhi, LCSW. A healthy...

Location: Library of Campus Club Corner of Washington and Prospect
Nov 13 2015 -
11:30am to 1:30pm

Thankful?  Give Thanks.  It’s Quick and Easy.  Say thank you to our service men and women who will be away from home this holiday season.  Show gratitude on your own or gather your friends to form a thankful team to write holiday greeting cards...

Location: Frist Campus Center table on 100 level
Nov 12 2015 - 8:00pm

Who says card games are just for kids? Come for a fun evening of Penny Arcade -- a hilarious and easy strategy/deckbuilding game -- at the Lakeside Commons on Thursday, November 12th at 8pm. Email Annie (afang...

Location: Lakeside Apartments Commons
Nov 12 2015 - 5:00pm

Have you tasted the wines at Hopewell Valley Vineyards yet? Thursday nights are jazz nights! This popular vineyard is just one of the few located in the area. Graduate students will enjoy subsidized brick oven pizza. The cost to taste six wines...

Location: Hopewell Valley Vineyards
Nov 12 2015 -
11:30am to 1:30pm

Thankful?  Give Thanks.  It’s Quick and Easy.  Say thank you to our service men and women who will be away from home this holiday season.  Show gratitude on your own or gather your friends to form a thankful team to write holiday greeting cards...

Location: Frist Campus Center table on 100 level
Nov 8 2015 - 1:00pm

Relax this Sunday afternoon indoors with thousands of books to pick from & a hot beverage (cost of beverage up to $5 covered by the graduate school). Please email sneha@princeton.edu to RSVP. Drivers...

Location: Marketfair
Nov 8 2015 - 10:00am

Did you know that one of the best sites for fossil collecting on the East Coast is just 45 minutes from campus? Big Brook, New Jersey has several late Cretaceous fossil formations, and a day of tromping through streams and sifting through exposed...

Location: Big Brook NJ
Nov 7 2015 - 2:00pm

Come enjoy fall at the Grounds for Sculpture! While you’re there, see metal artists heat iron to a white hot melt, and pour it into molds. Park admission will be subsidized to $5 for graduate students. Space is limited and rsvp is required....

Location: Grounds for Sculpture Hamilton NJ
Nov 6 2015 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm

Join us for a publishing seminar with editors from Princeton University Press for an in-depth overview of the book publishing process from how to write a proposal, to choosing a publisher, to what to expect in the process, as well as how the...

Location: Princeton University Press 41 William Street
Nov 5 2015 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Would you like to learn more about the Princeton University Press and academic book publishing? Join us for a casual reception in the lobby of the Press's building on-campus and connect with members of the press's editorial team to learn more...

Location: Princeton University Press 41 William Steet
Nov 2 2015 - 6:00pm

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...

Location: Old Graduate College Coffee House (Entryway 12).
Oct 31 2015 - 12:00pm

Come out for a delicious Indian lunch buffet in Plainsboro. $5 off each individual check. Drivers needed. Please email Sneha at sneha@princeton.edu to RSVP.

Location: Plainsboro NJ
Oct 29 2015 - 7:00pm

Bring out that creative side this 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 make sure we have enough...

Location: Lakeside Commons
Oct 28 2015 - 9:00pm

"Piled Higher and Deeper: Still in Grad School" is the sequel to the film adaptation of the popular comic strip "Piled Higher and Deeper" by Jorge Cham. Like the comics and the first movie, the film takes a smart and humorous look at the world of...

Location: Frist Campus Center Movie Theatre
Oct 28 2015 - 7:00pm

"Piled Higher and Deeper: Still in Grad School" is the sequel to the film adaptation of the popular comic strip "Piled Higher and Deeper" by Jorge Cham. Like the comics and the first movie, the film takes a smart and humorous look at the world of...

Location: Frist Campus Center Movie Theatre
Oct 25 2015 - 3:00pm

Yesterday: Under the radar; today: flying above it. That’s how fast things move in today’s world of shape-shifting musical groups who are transforming the way we think about and listen to vocal music. Like Princeton’s own Sō Percussion, Roomful...

Location: McCarter Theatre
Oct 23 2015 - 6:30pm

The PUGCC Elections will take place on October 26 at 6:30 p.m. in EQuad, Room J223. Members will be electing the 2015-2016 PUGCC Board.

The order of election will be: President (1 seat),...

Location: EQuad Rm J223
Oct 17 2015 - 11:00am

Pick your own apples at Battleview Orchards! For more information, visit their website (www.battlevieworchards.com/) or Facbook page (www.facebook.com/...

Location: Freehold NJ
Oct 13 2015 - 7:00pm

Come escape the brisk fall weather with a hot beverage from Halo Pub! Space is limited and signup is required. Spouses/partners are welcome to attend. Please email Matt (mremilla@princeton.edu) to sign...

Location: Princeton NJ
Oct 10 2015 - 12:00pm

Come enjoy the crisp autumn weather at an old-fashioned farm! Find your way through New Jersey’s longest-running corn maze and race your friends! Admission will be subsidized to $5/person. Drivers wanted. If interested, please contact Mary at...

Location: Lambertville NJ
Oct 10 2015 - 8:00am

Every fall the Lehigh River in Eastern Pennsylvania the Army Corp of Engineers conducts a scheduled dam release, providing one of the best opportunities in the country to white water raft amidst crisp autumn colors. Join us for a six hour guided...

Location: Lehigh River
Oct 8 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

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

Location: Pyne Tower Suite Old Graduate College
Oct 6 2015 - 6:00pm

Cool off after (or during) work with a nice ice cream treat! Each grad student (and guest) will get an ice

cream treat up to a $5 value. Space is limited, and RSVP is required! If interested, please contact Mary at

...

Location: Princeton (Nassau Street location)
Oct 5 2015 - 8:00pm

Grab your friends and join us for a screening of Mad Max: Fury Road (2015). This event is free, and refreshments will be provided. Location TBD. Contact afang@princeton.edu for details, reservations are...

Location: TBA
Oct 5 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Make your own guacamole activity: learn how guacamole is healthy & sustainable. In addition, learn what every day sustainable food practices Campus Dining is committed to.  RSVP at omartel@princeton.edu...

Location: OGC Common Room
Oct 3 2015 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Take advantage of the beautiful fall in New Jersey with an hour of canoeing or kayaking along the Tow Path! Each student will be subsidized $5 for canoe or kayak rental. Space is limited and sign-up is required. Please contact Sarah at...

Location: Priceton NJ
Oct 1 2015 - 5:00pm

Join us for a trip to see Emanuel Ax perform Brahms (Piano Concerto No. 2) with the New York Philharmonic, conducted by Alan Gilbert. The concert is at the Lincoln Center, NYC, at 7:30pm, and we will meet at the Dinky beforehand. Spouses welcome...

Location: New York NY
Sep 27 2015 - 1:00pm

Will the Philadelphia Eagles make good on their pre-season nod as a dark-horse Superbowl contender? Can the Jets prove themselves to be playoff caliber? Join us in the Meadowlands for a vintage NFL experience. A limited number of $60 tickets are...

Location: Meadowlands
Sep 24 2015 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

We’re having a barbecue so you can get to know your neighbors!  So join our picnic by bringing a towel, blanket or beach chair to sit on.   If you’d like, show your school pride by wearing a Princeton shirt.  We’ll capture the love in a group...

Location: outside Commons
Sep 21 2015 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

We’re having a barbecue so you can get to know your neighbors!  So join our picnic by bringing a towel, blanket or beach chair to sit on. If you’d like, show your school pride by wearing a Princeton shirt.  We’ll capture the love in a group...

Location: Courtyard outside of Building 14
Sep 17 2015 -
7:30pm to 8:00pm

Learn all the essentials about living at the Graduate College.  New residents of the Old Graduate College are expected at the 7pm session and new residents of the New Graduate College are expected at the 7:30pm. session. If you have lived at the...

Location: Old Graduate College Common Room
Sep 17 2015 -
7:00pm to 7:30pm

Learn all the essentials about living at the Graduate College.  New residents of the Old Graduate College are expected at the 7pm session and new residents of the New Graduate College are expected at the 7:30pm. session. If you have lived at the...

Location: Old Graduate College Common Room
Sep 15 2015 - 7:30pm

Times are tough in the Mississippi Delta, where cotton is king and the summer heat drives desires of every kind. Tennessee Williams' 1950s film masterpiece, Baby Doll, was condemned in its time for its riveting tale of commercial and erotic...

Location: McCarter Theatre
Aug 20 2015 - 7:00pm

Pick from a delicious spread of sweet and savory crepes. $5 off each individual check. Please email Sneha at sneha@princeton.edu to RSVP.

Location: Princeton NJ
Aug 19 2015 - 6:30pm

A young jazz drummer’s passion to succeed at his elite music conservatory becomes an obsession under the ruthless direction of his teacher.  Nominated as a Best Film of the Year, Whiplash is 1 hour and 47 minutes long and is rated R.   ...

Location: Princeton Public Library Community Room
Aug 16 2015 - 9:00am

Enjoy the heat of the summer on the boardwalk at Asbury Park Beach! Drivers are needed and will be subsidized for parking/gas. To sign-up, email Matt at mremilla@princeton.edu Spouses and...

Location: Asbury Park
Aug 15 2015 - 12:00pm

Come taste local NJ wine! The cost is $6 for the wine tasting (6 wines). Pizza is also available at the vineyard. For more information, visit the vineyard's website http://...

Location: Hopewell NJ
Aug 13 2015 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Join us for an hour-long afternoon kayaking trip along the Tow Path! Each graduate student will be subsidized $5 for canoe rental. Space is limited and sign-up is required. Please contact Loan at ...

Location: Princeton NJ
Aug 11 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Let’s play some friendly sand volleyball.  Never played or just trying to get better?  Join us for a relaxed game!  Awards will be given for Best Effort and Best Team Player.  Snacks and drinks will be served.  Sign-up required.  Please sign up...

Location: Sand Volleyball Court at Lakeside
Aug 6 2015 - 6:00pm

Celebrate summer at the Museum’s annual picnic on the lawn. Enjoy barbecue fare, live music, and family-friendly activities.  No sign-up is necessary and event is free.  Any questions, please contact Olivia at...

Location: Brown Dod Lawn
Aug 5 2015 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm

Are you a new grad student at Princeton and looking to meet people?  Or are you a grad student who has been here for a while and can share your wisdom with new students?  Either way, join us for dinner and conversation.  Your meal at the Frist...

Location: Frist South Lawn
Aug 4 2015 -
9:00am to 3:30pm

Come out for a day of beach fun at Seaside Heights! We will carpool there. Drivers will be subsidized so please indicate whether you can drive. Please contact Loan at lle@Princeton.EDU to sign...

Location: Seaside Heights NJ
Aug 3 2015 - 7:00pm

Are you single and interested in meeting someone new this summer?  If so, give speed dating a try. It’s fun and easy and helps you meet new people quickly. Sessions will be offered for opposite-sex and same-sex participants, all within the cool,...

Location: GC Coffee House 12th entry way
Aug 1 2015 - 10:00am

This is a magical place where art and nature mingle. There are over 250 sculptures nestled in a meticulously landscaped park. $5 off the regular entry fee which brings it to $5 for students & $10 for non-students. Entry is free for children....

Location: Hamilton NJ
Jul 30 2015 - 7:00pm

Take a break from campus and come enjoy a movie with your fellow grad students at this spacious theater just 20 minutes up Route 1. The movie and exact time will be announced closer to the date but we will probably see a 7/7:30-ish showing. ...

Location: Regal Commerce Center Stadium 18 2399 Route 1 South
Jul 27 2015 - 6:00pm

You provide your racquet, we’ll bring the tennis balls for a relaxed game of tennis. Sign-up required.  Contact Olivia at omartel@princeton.edu to sign up. 

Sponsored by the...

Location: Campus courts behind Roberts Stadium/Myslik Field
Jul 26 2015 - 2:30pm

Come see how this local craft beer is made! The tour will start at the mill and end with packaging of the beer. The event is free! Drivers are needed. Sign-up is required - email Matt at...

Location: Ewing NJ
Jul 25 2015 -
8:00am to 2:00pm

For water sports enthusiasts out there, what better way to spend a Saturday summer morning than water skiing on a serene lake in NJ! Cost of the event is partially subsidized and will be ~$45/person for 2 hours. Beginners are welcome, but you...

Location: Lake Hopatcong
Jul 24 2015 - 3:00pm

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
Jul 23 2015 - 8:30pm

Have you ever watched a movie outside, under the moonlight?  It’s pretty fantastic.  Join us as we watch  an American comedy classic from 1959, Billy Wilder’s Some Like It Hot starring  Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, and Jack Lemmon. ...

Location: Brown Dod Lawn (Rain location: Art Museum)
Jul 23 2015 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Which team has the most NBA wins? Who was the 3rd president of the US? From pop culture to science, from sports to politics, there will be something for everyone! Partners and children are welcome. We will have fun prizes and light snacks. Teams...

Location: Carl Fields Center Class of 1985 Meeting Room
Jul 22 2015 - 4:00pm

Come for frozen yogurt at Princeton Pi and Yogurt Cafe! Sign-up is required - email Matt at mremilla@princeton.edu and space is limited. Partners/spouses welcome.

Sponsored by...

Location: Princeton Pi and Yogurt Café
Jul 13 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Lakeside Commons at Lakeside Apartments.

Were you aware that all of the artwork in the new Lakeside Commons area was submitted by your fellow graduate students?  If you haven’t seen it yet, it is really remarkable.  Join us for some art...

Location: Lakeside Commons at Lakeside Apartments
Jul 9 2015 - 7:00pm

Mingle with fellow grad students over a local dinner. $5 off of all checks, courtesy of the graduate school. Please email sneha@princeton.edu to RSVP.

Sponsored...

Location: West Windsor
Jul 6 2015 - 7:00pm

Are you single and interested in meeting someone new this summer?  If so, give speed dating a try. It’s fun and easy and helps you meet new people quickly. Sessions will be offered for opposite-sex and same-sex participants, all within the cool,...

Location: GC Coffee House.
Jun 25 2015 - 7:30pm

Enjoy a unique dinner experience at a food court housing a variety of Indian eateries as well as a spot for Chinese & Thai bites. Each student check will receive a $5 subsidy. Sign us is required - please email...

Location: Somerset
Jun 25 2015 -
10:00am to 11:00am

Let’s get together to hear Nirit Yadin, cooking instructor, food writer and Forrestal Village Farmers Market manager, show us how to craft a whole meal from one trip to a farmers market.  Sign up required.  Contact Olivia at...

Location: Community Room
Jun 20 2015 - 8:45pm

Come enjoy a family-friendly movie under the stars on the Green!  Movie to be announced shortly.  Free Admission.  Bring your own blanket or lawn chair.  Movie will begin at 8:45pm (dusk).  No sign-up required. Contact Olivia at...

Location: Green in center of Palmer Square
Jun 20 2015 -
9:00am to 3:30pm

Summer is here and there’s no better way to break into the season than spending an awesome day at Island Beach State Park along the Jersey Shore! We will carpool there. Drivers will be subsidized so please indicate whether you can drive. Please...

Location: Island Beach State Park
Jun 19 2015 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Bring out a little bit of childhood and come out this summer evening to try Kho-Kho, a popular tag sport from the Indian sub-continent. All fitness levels are welcome, rules will be explained. Spouses and kids encouraged to join! $1/slice Papa-...

Location: Butler Lawn
Jun 19 2015 -
8:00am 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 PU graduate student, PU post doc...

Location: Butler Community Room
Jun 15 2015 - 5:00pm

The Modern Language Association, with generous support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, has launched a new initiative called Connected Academics: Preparing Doctoral Students of Language and Literature for a Variety of Careers. As part...

Jun 13 2015 -
12:30pm to 1:30pm

Get cozy with nature and gear up for summer fitness by joining friends and other grad students for an hour of kayaking along the Tow Path! Each graduate student will be subsidized $5 for canoe rental. Space is limited and sign-up is required....

Location: Princeton
Jun 11 2015 - 12:00pm

Find fresh mushrooms, organic fruits & vegetables, local honey, plus raw milk & cheeses at the Princeton Farmer's market! Email Matt at mremilla@princeton.edu for more information...

Location: Princeton
Jun 9 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Let’s play some friendly sand volleyball.  Never played or just trying to get better?  Join us for a relaxed game!  Sign-up required.  Please sign up with Olivia at omartel@princeton.edu...

Location: Sand Volleyball Court
Jun 8 2015 - 5:00pm

Complete the survey and maybe you will win an Apple watch. Information about registering for the raffle can be found at the end of the mapping exercise.

Graduate students are invited to participate in the interactive mapping tool, ...

Jun 4 2015 - 4:00pm

Enjoy a free ice cream from Thomas Sweet! Space is limited and sign-up is required. Email Matt at mremilla@princeton.edu for more information. Spouses/partners welcome.

Sponsored...

Location: Princeton
Jun 3 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

You provide your racquet, we’ll bring the tennis balls for a relaxed game of tennis. Sign-up required.  Please contact Olivia at omartel@princeton.edu to sign up.

Sponsored by the...

Location: Graduate College Tennis Courts
May 30 2015 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Looking to explore some local hikes this summer? Join us for a moderate hike and picnic at the Hartshorne woods park, a historic park in Monmouth county with 16 miles of scenic trails! Light refreshments will be provided. Drivers needed. Please...

Location: Hartshorne Woods Park
May 23 2015 -
3:00pm to 8:00pm

Got a hankering for some delicious white flaky fish filets? Join us for an afternoon on the Miss Michele, a 65' fishing boat chartered for a 5-hour bottom/fluke fishing trip. Cost is $42 per person, $30 for drivers (equipment is included). No...

Location: Point Pleasant
May 21 2015 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Come mingle with fellow graduate students over a fully-subsidized Indian lunch buffet at Tandoori Bite. Space is limited and sign-up is required. Please e-mail Loan (lle@Princeton.edu) to sign...

Location: 36 Witherspoon St.
May 19 2015 - 4:00pm

This event will be available via a live public broadcast and webcast (Campus Channel 7/93.1, Comcast Channel 27, Verizon Fios Channel 21, and Media Central Live...

May 19 2015 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

In this experiential workshop, you will learn mindfulness skills that can help you deal with change.  Whether you are graduating or returning next year, a smooth transition can set the stage for success. Learn simple techniques that will help you...

Location: Library
May 17 2015 -
12:00pm to 3:00pm

Watch the Trenton Thunder take on the Harrisburg Senators. Tickets are only $8! Drivers are needed and get a free ticket! Email Matt (mremilla@princeton.edu) to signup. Spouses/partners...

Location: Trenton
May 16 2015 -
10:00am to 11:00am

The weather’s finally warm again! Come enjoy the sunshine by paddling along the canal. If you’ve never canoed before, no problem! The relatively calm and open waters of the canal are great for learning. One hour of canoeing will be fully...

Location: Princeton
May 15 2015 -
8:00am to 4:15pm
May 12 2015 -
7:30pm to 10:00pm

Rachel Bonds’ Five Mile Lake is a stunning new play by an astonishingly talented writer. With exquisite care, Bonds paints a moving portrait of a group of young people, yearning to make the right choices—and...

Location: Berlind Theatre
May 10 2015 -
9:00am to 1:00pm

Lemurs! Penguins! Snow Leopards--oh my!  Join us for a trip to the Central Park Zoo, a delightful animal sanctuary run by the Wildlife Conservation Society. This excursion will include a guided tour with a Harvard-trained zoologist who volunteers...

Location: New York
May 9 2015 -
11:30am to 1:30pm

Enjoy a two hour walking tour that includes 4 stops, with appetizer-sized portions at each location. The tour price (including food!) is covered by the Graduate School, but students are responsible for their transportation to and from the tour...

Location: New York City
May 7 2015 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Ever wondered if you could integrate more deeply your beliefs and core values with your scholarly endeavors?  When academic work takes up so many waking hours, have you thought about how to make time to thrive spiritually?   Have you wished you...

Location: Old Graduate College
May 7 2015 -
8:00am to 9:15am
Hosted by Dr. David Campbell
Counseling and Psychological Services
 
Thursday, May 7
12:00 p.m. - 1:20 p.m.
Chancellor Green, Room 103...
Location: Chancellor Green
May 6 2015 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

 

Do finals have you stressed? In a state of worry and hurry? Think you don’t have enough time for self-care? Give yourself the gift to relax and savor a full hour of creating spaciousness, health & balance in your mind and body. In...

Location: NGC Common Room
May 6 2015 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Take "crafty" to a surprising level this mothers' day! Join us for an exclusive workshop with the best card makers in town! Instruction and supplies provided by Paper Source. Cost of the event is subsidized to $8 (from $25). Please email...

Location: Paper Source
May 6 2015 -
5:45pm to 6:45pm

Cool off after (or during) work with a nice ice cream treat! Each grad student (and guest) will get an ice cream treat up to a $7 value. Space is limited, and RSVP is required! If interested, please contact Mary at...

Location: Nassau Street
May 6 2015 -
8:00am to 9:30am
Please note this seminar is full. The seminar will be webcast live to the campus community. You can view the webcast via: http://mediacentrallive.princeton.edu/
 
 ...
Location: Fields Center
May 5 2015 -
7:00pm to 10:00pm

Come see the next major installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe! Tickets are $8. Drivers are needed and pay only $5! Email Matt (mremilla@princeton.edu) to signup. Spouses/partners...

Location: Regal Commerce Cinema
May 3 2015 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Want to learn the difference between a delicious black morel and a poisonous fly agaric? Join the New Jersey Mycological Association (a group of amateur and professional mushroom enthusiasts) for a fungi foray to the Institute Woods, easy walking...

Location: Institute Woods
May 2 2015 -
12:00pm to 3:00pm

The South Lawn of the Graduate College might be quiet now, but it won’t be for long.  So mark your calendar and be sure to join us for an afternoon of outdoor fun and excitement!  Enjoy funnel cakes, corndogs, ice cream from The Bent...

Location: Graduate College South Lawn.
Apr 30 2015 - 5:00pm

Sciences Po welcomes post-doctoral and advanced doctoral students applications to teach in one of its three Anglophone undergraduate College Universitaire Campuses in France, either Reims, Menton or Le Havre. Each campus focuses on a world region...

Apr 28 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

 

Are you looking for funding or collaboration opportunities?  Want to get weekly email alerts of new opportunities matching your research interests?  Then come to this Pivot training...

Location: Old Graduate College
Apr 24 2015 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Let's get those running shoes out and celebrate Earth Day with a 5K along the beautiful Tow Path! Meet other grad students who also enjoy running. Runners, joggers, and walkers are all welcome! Snacks will be provided after the race. Email Sneha...

Location: Tow Path
Apr 24 2015 -
9:00am to 5:30pm

Opening Remarks

9:00am – 9:15am Deborah Prentice, Dean of the Faculty

Session I – Academia

9:15am – 10:45am Keynote: The Best Job in the World? Being a Professor at a Research University! Profs. Mistree and Allen,...

Location: Friend Center
Apr 22 2015 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Mingle with fellow grad students after work over dinner at Tandoori Bite (partially subsidized by the graduate school) and catch a glimpse of the Jazz Vespers (free admission) in the University Chapel on the way back! Email Sneha at...

Location: Tandoori Bite
Apr 22 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Being a proactive bystander can be challenging. How does one intervene when they see something problematic or potentially harmful? This educational training, facilitated by the SHARE office, will provide graduate students with the knowledge and...

Location: Old Graduate College
Apr 21 2015 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

 

Cultivating a global mindset depends on our capacity to communicate across cultures and to find commonalities with those we differ from. Mindfulness can help cultivate open-mindedness and acceptance--essential skills for personal and...

Location: Library of Campus Club
Apr 20 2015 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm

NO relation to “Magic Mike”… Come see America’s Favorite Mystifier! Do Gob’s antics on Arrested Development make you nostalgic for the magic-show birthday parties of your childhood? Here’s your chance to re-live the magic on a much bigger scale....

Location: McCarter Theatre
Apr 20 2015 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Come meet the Associate and Assistant Deans  for Academic Affairs and learn about the enrollment statuses available to graduate students, how long students can be enrolled and committee requirements for the FPO and defense of the dissertation.  Q...

Location: Old Graduate College
Apr 20 2015 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm

Enjoy subsidized snacks and bottomless coffee while you work on term papers, grading, a thesis, dissertation, or personal project. Meet at the back tables of Panera for some quiet time to just write. Stick around for conversation afterwards! RSVP...

Location: Panera
Apr 16 2015 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Ever wondered if you could integrate more deeply your beliefs and core values with your scholarly endeavors?  When academic work takes up so many waking hours, have you thought about how to make time to thrive spiritually?   Have you wished you...

Location: Old Graduate College
Apr 13 2015 - 4:30pm

In the changing landscape of higher ed, “alternative academic” positions at the intersections of teaching, research, digital development, and administration are growing. Join Francesca Giannetti (Rutgers), Alex Gil (Columbia), Trevor Muñoz (...

Location: Green Hall
Apr 12 2015 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm

Join us for a private docent-led tour of a newly reopened collection featuring a range of artistic production from the ancient American past as well as Native American arts from more recent times. Geographically, the collection ranges from Chile...

Location: Princeton University Art Museum
Apr 11 2015 -
12:45pm to 2:00pm

What better way to enjoy the spring weather than in an outdoor sculpture garden! Come get an insider view of the Grounds For Sculpture with a private group tour. We’ll be escorted through the park by an official tour guide who will tell us about...

Location: Hamilton
Apr 11 2015 -
11:00am to 1:00pm

Enjoy a Bavarian Brunch buffet at Cafe Vienna. The Graduate School will pay the buffet cost, drinks extra. The buffet features weisswurst, knockwurst, black forest ham, prosciutto, smoked salmon, hard boiled eggs, assortment of cheeses, yogurt,...

Location: Café Vienna
Apr 10 2015 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm

 

By using your Tiger Card, graduate students can enjoy a FREE performance of the Reduced Shakespeare Company followed by delicious food and drinks for you and your friends to enjoy! Reserve your FREE ticket IN PERSON at the...

Location: McCarter Theatre
Apr 9 2015 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Join us for game 3 of the season opening series between Big Papi, Kung Fu Panda, and the rest of the Boston Red Sox and the hometown Phillies. A limited number of tickets subsidized by the Graduate School are available.  Ticket cost is $30 for...

Location: Philadelphia
Apr 9 2015 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

Marina M. Mitchell *98 Chair of Graduate Alumni Annual Giving cordially invites you to attend a special Graduate Student Appreciation Reception on Thursday, April 9, 2015, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., Frick Chemistry Building, Taylor Commons.  Join fellow...

Location: Frick Chemistry Building
Apr 9 2015 -
12:30pm to 1:30pm

Enjoy a free bubble tea and celebrate the warm Spring weather! Space is limited. To sign-up, email Matt at mremilla@princeton.edu. Spouses/partners welcome.

Sponsored by the...

Location: Fruity Yogurt in Princeton
Apr 8 2015 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

In the dunes of Mali, Africa, a rural family lives peacefully. Nearby, people suffer from a regime of terror imposed by jihadists determined to control their faith and their lives. This powerful, beautiful, and critically acclaimed film is...

Location: Princeton Garden Theater
Apr 7 2015 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Take a break, bring a friend and join us for brownies, cake and make-your-own ice cream sundaes!  Partners, spouses and children are welcome.

Location: Frist Multipurpose Rooms B&C
Apr 6 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

 

Meet Executive Chef Rob Harbison and take part in a hands-on demonstration of a healthy sustainable dish. Learn ways to cook nutritious and delicious meals. Take a mock grocery store tour with Campus Wellness Dietitian Melissa Mirota,...

Location: The Graduate College
Apr 4 2015 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm

Come play 4 games of laser tag at Laser Park in West Windsor for only $10! Space is limited. To sign-up, email Matt at mremilla@princeton.edu. Drivers are needed! Spouses/partners welcome...

Location: Laser Park
Apr 2 2015 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Jonah Lehrer in his new book, Imagine: How Creativity Works, offers the wisdom, “The answer will arrive once you stop looking for it”.  This workshop pairs this theme with cornerstones of yogic philosophy to teach you how to use yoga to...

Location: NGC Common Room
Apr 2 2015 -
8:00am to 9:00am

This Thursday, the Office of Career Services at Princeton University will offer a free webinar for admitted graduate students. The webinar will cover the career and professional development services that are available to current graduate students...

Location: Webinar
Mar 29 2015 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us at the Ivy Inn for coverage of the final day of the NCAA Basketball tournament's regional finals (or as it's more commonly known, the Elite Eight).  The first round of pitchers and appetizers will be paid for by the Graduate School. ...

Location: Ivy Inn Pub
Mar 28 2015 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Come mix and mingle with undergrads over an informal dinner of Vietnamese Pho and desserts. Space is limited and sign-up is required. Please e-mail Loan (lle@princeton.edu) to sign up.

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Location: Wilson College
Mar 28 2015 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Meet other Grad Student dog owners for a stroll along the canal, from noon-1 pm on Saturday March 28, weather permitting. Please meet at the Rugby fields parking lot along Washington Road.

Dog treats provided. RSVP to Sam:...

Mar 28 2015 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

What better way to enjoy the start of spring than to meet the newborn farm animals of Howell Living History Farm? Come meet baby lambs, piglets, and chicks along with other farm animals while learning about turn-of-the-20th century...

Location: Lambertville
Mar 26 2015 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm

Sherlock Holmes is on the case! For this play, comedic genius Ken Ludwig has transformed Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic The Hound of the Baskervilles into a murderously funny adventure. This performance includes an interactive discussion with...

Location: McCarter's Berlind Theatre.
Mar 26 2015 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Thursday night is college night at Rebounderz! Rebounderz is an indoor trampoline park located in Edison, NJ. The cost is $7. Drivers are needed! Space is limited - to sign-up, email Matt (...

Location: Edison
Mar 25 2015 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

 

Come join Melissa Mirota, Campus Wellness Dietitian, for an educational and inspiring evening. Learn about how to manage your graduate stipend to minimize your grocery store bill and maximize the nutrition density of each meal for you...

Location: OGC Coffee House
Mar 24 2015 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Did you know Princeton University has become a national exemplar of energy-efficient 'micro-grids'?  The heart of the Princeton microgrid is the cogeneration plant that produces electricity as well as steam used for heat, hot water and...

Location: Princeton Cogeneration Plant
Mar 21 2015 -
12:00pm to 3:30pm

Spend a Saturday afternoon at the MET! The museum houses magnificent art and sculptures from world-renowned artists and so many relics under one roof that it will leave you enchanted and longing to visit again. A one-way njtransit ticket to NYC...

Location: New York City
Mar 19 2015 -
9:00pm to 11:00pm

Perle is a fun and upbeat dance club that plays plenty of Salsa, merengué and bachata. There is a beginners lesson for all at 9pm followed by a social. This is a great way to meet others interested in dance at Princeton and in the near-by...

Location: New Brunswick
Mar 19 2015 -
5:45pm to 6:45pm

Come ring in the spring with a free treat from Thomas Sweet! This event will take place at the Nassau Street location. Meet new people while enjoying an after-(or mid-) work break! Attendees will receive free ice cream (up to a $6 value). Space...

Location: Princeton
Mar 18 2015 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Ever wondered if you could integrate more deeply your beliefs and core values with your scholarly endeavors?  When academic work takes up so many waking hours, have you thought about how to make time to thrive spiritually?   Have you wished you...

Location: OGC Coffee House
Mar 17 2015 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Experience greater emotional balance and less sleep disturbances by practicing deep relaxation techniques. Simply being mindful of your thoughts and quieting your mental chatter may be enough to induce some much needed sleep. Good sleep is a...

Location: Library of Campus Club
Mar 15 2015 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm

The City Lost and Found: Capturing New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles (1960-1980) is a special exhibition that explores photographic and cinematic responses to the changing fabric of New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles that contributed to a...

Location: Art Museaum
Mar 9 2015 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Moving to New York City after graduation?  Learn more about the NYC apartment hunting process from the co-founders of Cooper & Cooper Real Estate.  Topics include: Starting Your Search, Neighborhoods & Subways, Apartment Shapes &...

Location: OGC Coffee House
Mar 7 2015 -
2:30pm to 4:00pm

Bring a shirt or other white item to tie-dye in Spring Colors. From 2:30-4 pm in the Butler community room. Supplies providing courtesy of the Graduate School. Families with kids encouraged! RSVP by March 1 to Sam:...

Location: Butler Community Room.
Mar 5 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Learn how to make the most of your graduate student years by taking charge of your finances. Hosted by Howard-Martin Capital Group, an investment management and financial planning firm in New Jersey.  Selected topics will include: The value in...

Location: OGC Coffee House
Mar 4 2015 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

There are many social norms that prevent men from talking about stressful experiences. In this conversation we will explore tips and tools that men can utilize to manage stress, take care of themselves and support their friends and colleagues....

Location: Old Graduate College Coffee House
Mar 3 2015 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

B.K.S. Iyengar, one of the most influential twentieth-century yoga teachers, said, “Yoga does not just change the way we see things, it transforms the person who sees.” In this class, we’ll break down the essentials of a vinyasa-flow practice and...

Location: New Graduate College
Mar 2 2015 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Enjoy a free cupcake at the famous House of Cupcakes on Witherspoon Street. The new location has an expanded menu and seating available. Space is limited. Please e-mail Matt (mremilla@princeton) to sign up...

Location: Princeton
Feb 22 2015 -
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
Feb 21 2015 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm

Share your favorite/ethnic dish and enjoy many other exotic delights this weekend! Water and cutlery will be provided. To RSVP, please email sneha@princeton.edu. Sponsored by...

Location: Butler Community Room
Feb 21 2015 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Meet at Cafe Vienna on Nassau Street for coffee at 2 pm before walking over to Westminster Choir College for a 3pm Piano recital by Ana Maria Bottazzi. Ana Maria Bottazzi is an inspiring pianist. Her many performances include 17 solo recitals at...

Location: Nassau Street
Feb 19 2015 - 11:00pm

THE INITIATIVE

The goal of our initiative is to offer high-quality pro-bono consulting advice to organizations in the nearby Central New Jersey Area on specific issues or problems that they need to address so as to move...

Feb 17 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

LGBTQA community and allies, please join us for good food and conversation. Please RSVP to Olivia at omartel@princeton.edu.  Part of our “Gatherings at the GC” series.

Sponsored by...

Location: Pyne Tower Suite
Feb 16 2015 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Learn how to make the most of your graduate student years by taking charge of your finances. Hosted by Howard-Martin Capital Group, an investment management and financial planning firm in New Jersey.  Selected topics will include: The value in...

Feb 13 2015 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm

So what if it’s Friday the 13th?! Stop by to try some hand-made decor for your desk or make a special gift for this Valentines'! Share your favorite design with the group or bring a computer and we will learn together. Origami paper will be...

Location: Murray Dodge
Feb 12 2015 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm

"Flock of Dodos" is a documentary feature film written and directed by Randy Olson. The movie captures the tension in the summer of 2005 when the Kansas School Board was taken over by a majority of members supporting the teaching of "intelligent...

Location: McCosh 10
Feb 12 2015 (All day) to Feb 13 2015 (All day)

Thursday, February 12, 2015

  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Frist Multipurpose Room
    "Houston We Have A Narrative: Why Science Needs Story"- Improving science communication to non-scientists and...

Feb 11 2015 -
10:00am to 11:00am

Did you have a New Year’s resolutions to get in better shape?  Wondering how you are doing?   Back by popular demand, have professional fitness staff assess your muscular strength, body composition (body fat), and flexibility. The event is free....

Location: Stephens Fitness Center
Feb 7 2015 -
10:30am to 12:30pm

“Everybody get up… it’s time to slam now!” Once the coolest movie ever, to a certain fraction of the population, Space Jam is back! Come re-live the 90s with a special showing of this unique fusion of cultures: Looney Tunes meets the NBA. ...

Location: Princeton Garden Theatre
Feb 7 2015 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

Stop by, drop in, or stay for the whole time. We can talk about writing goals, strategies for writing more, and other best practices. Get some writing done in a relaxing environment in Campus Club. Light snacks will be provided. Sam is a Writing...

Location: Campus Club
Feb 6 2015 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm

The UA Market Fair has closed, so come see Jupiter Ascending at the Regal Movie Theater in North Brunswick! Movie tickets are only $8. Drivers are needed and will receive a reduced rate for transporting other grad students. Spouses and partners...

Location: Regal Commerce Center Cinemas
Feb 5 2015 -
5:30pm to 6:00pm

The new semester is just beginning!  Whether or not you’re teaching this semester you may be wondering how to find balance between teaching, research, and the rest of your life, and you may have questions about how to prepare for demands of...

Location: OGC Coffee House
Feb 5 2015 -
11:30am to 1:00pm

For just $15, you can get all-you-can-eat sushi at Masa Sushi in Princeton! Space is limited and drivers are needed. Due to its popularity, 24 hours notice for cancellations is required. Spouses and partners welcome. To sign up, please contact...

Location: Masa Sushi
Feb 1 2015 -
11:00am to 1:00pm

Do you have a shopping craving but don’t want to spend a ton? Come take advantage of the countless bargains just a block from campus at the annual YWCA Flea Market! Load up on unique trinkets, or just browse the stands. Admission fee will be...

Location: Princeton YWCA
Jan 30 2015 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm

Back by popular demand!  Enjoy pizza for dinner, hear some game strategy from an Assistant Coach of Men’s Basketball and then watch the team take on Harvard at 6pm!  Both pizza and game are free.  Bring the kids to this family-friendly event. ...

Location: Jadwin Gym
Jan 26 2015 -
7:30pm to 10:30pm

America’s own Buddy Holly, another legend who changed the face of popular music, is often cited as the single most influential creative force in early rock n’ roll who paved the way for the next generation of legends (including...

Location: McCarter Theatre
Jan 26 2015 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Join us for a series of three interactive programs that will help you enhance your communication skills for your career and professional development. Relationship building: Jan. 26, 3:30 to 5 p.m.; Informational interviewing: Jan. 28, 3:30 to 5 p...

Location: Office of Career Services
Jan 25 2015 -
10:00am to 11:30am

Looking for creative ways to keep up that new year's resolution to stay fit? Take a break from the gym and come try Swing Yoga! Just hang in there (literally) and relax before the start of another crazy week! No experience necessary. Event cost...

Location: Princeton Center for Yoga and Health
Jan 24 2015 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Ever feel that as a graduate student, your interactions with undergraduates on campus are limited to formal precept hours?  Come spend some time over an informal dinner to mingle with undergraduate students and show them that graduate students...

Location: TBD
Jan 24 2015 -
11:00am to 1:00pm

Did you know that all this cold and ice was a vital part of rural New Jersey’s economy back in the day? Come learn about it first-hand while helping to cut, chop, and shave ice, and make ice cream at Hopewell Living History Farm, a functioning...

Location: Hopewell
Jan 24 2015 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Join fellow graduate students for a visit to the Trenton Farmer's Market, departing from campus at 10 am on Saturday, January 24 and returning to campus around noon. Pick up fresh produce, specialty cheeses, or enjoy brunch at the food court....

Location: Trenton
Jan 23 2015 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm

What better way to end the week than with a glass of wine and paint night with a friend/date?! Email sneha@princeton.edu to rsvp. Sponsored by the graduate school.

Location: Butler Community Room
Jan 21 2015 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Join fellow graduate students in a social hour at Winberies in Palmer Square on Wednesday, January 21. Bottles of wine will be purchased in limited quantities during the hour; however any guests are welcome to purchase additional snacks or drinks...

Jan 20 2015 -
9:00pm to 10:00pm

Come spend an hour socializing with fellow graduate students over chocolate fondue! No sign-up is necessary. For more information, please contact Loan (lle@princeton.edu).  Sponsored by the...

Location: Lawrence 14 Community Room
Jan 17 2015 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm

Come for 2 hours of ice skating at Iceland in Hamilton, NJ. Skating time and rentals will be subsidized (pricing depends on group size). Drivers are needed! For more information and to signup, please email Matt at...

Location: Hamilton
Jan 16 2015 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm

To stay above the water, Sizwe Banzi might just have to put himself below the ground.  Sizwe Banzi Is Dead, a critically acclaimed production by South Africa's greatest playwright, tells the tale striking tale of heroism and perseverance in 1970s...

Location: McCarter's Berlind Theatre
Jan 14 2015 -
8:00pm to 9:00pm

Come enjoy a post-holiday pre-finals hot beverage at Halo Pub! Space is limited and sign-up is required. Please email Matt at mremilla@princeton.edu to sign up and for more information. Spouses and...

Location: Halo Pub
Jan 13 2015 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

 Eating wild in Alaska is both a delicious and sustainable proposition. Join us for a sumptuous celebration of the bounty of the Last Frontier.  The menu will feature silver salmon caught on the Little Susitna River and caribou hunted on Adak...

Location: Butler Apartments
Jan 12 2015 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Universities depend on the ethical academic and research behavior of their faculty, staff and students to achieve their mission.   The Graduate School expects all graduate students to hold themselves to the highest standards of academic integrity...

Location: Old Graduate College
Jan 11 2015 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Do you wish there was some use to all the ice that comes with a New Jersey winter? Well here’s an opportunity to see it become works of art! Come visit the Grounds for Sculpture, a vast outdoor sculpture garden and see artists use chisels and...

Location: Grounds for Sculpture
Jan 7 2015 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

In this workshop, you will learn simple and effective stress reduction techniques based on the practice of mindfulness meditation. Mindfulness is a meditative process that quiets the mind and releases physical distress. It can enable you to...

Location: Old Graduate College
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 difficult...

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 and...

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 to...

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 to...

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 the...

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 wilderness...

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/programs...

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 wondering...

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 many...

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, faculty...

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 have...

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 with...

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.edu...

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)...