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Graduate Student Government seeks nominees for CPUC
Feb. 3, 2017

This item is posted on behalf of the Graduate Student Government (GSG).

The GSG seeks nominees to serve on the Council of the Princeton University Community (CPUC) with fellow University administrators, faculty, graduate and undergraduate students. The CPUC is an important…

Dean Kulkarni sends letter to graduate students about executive order on immigration
Jan. 29, 2017

Following on the letter than Dean Prentice sent to all Princeton faculty, Dean Kulkarni sent the message below to all graduate students on Sunday, January 29, 2017:

Dear graduate students,

We have received many messages from members of our community concerned about the impact of changes in immigration policies…

The Graduate Student Government and the Graduate School offer professional development workshop
Dec. 9, 2016

On December 8, over 35 graduate students gathered in the Friend Center to explore professional development opportunities available to them at Princeton. The pilot workshop was initiated by the Graduate Student Government and developed with support from the Office of the Dean of the Graduate School.  The workshop was designed to help graduate…

Application opens for presenters at 2017 Princeton Research Day
Dec. 1, 2016

Applications are being accepted for presenters at the 2017 Princeton Research Day, the second annual campus-wide celebration of research and creative endeavors by the University's undergraduates, graduate students, postdoctoral researchers and other nonfaculty researchers.

The…

Funding for 2016-17 Department-Specific Academic and Professional Development Programs
Nov. 30, 2016

In an effort to support the professional and academic development of our graduate students, the Graduate School offers two types of funding for student-led programming: scholarly interdisciplinary symposia, seminars, and workshops; and professional development initiatives.  There are two calls for proposals each year, June for programming for…

Graduate School offers new sixth-year funding program to support Ph.D. students
Oct. 13, 2016

Princeton University's Graduate School will offer a new sixth-year funding program to support Ph.D. students in the humanities and social sciences. The program is part of a broader commitment to provide additional funding opportunities for Ph.D. students in all disciplines.

The new initiative, called the Dean's Completion Fellowship…

NEH awards Princeton University Next Generation Ph.D. Planning Grant to re-envision the humanities Ph.D.
Oct. 10, 2016

The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded Princeton University a major grant to reimagine the role, training, and outcomes of a doctoral-level education in the humanities. Princeton is one of twenty-eight institutions to receive the Next Generation Ph.D. Grant, a nationwide initiative of the NEH to transform the culture of graduate…

Fellowship dinner recognizes the achievements of 26 graduate students
Sept. 16, 2016

The dean of the Graduate School hosted a reception and dinner to celebrate the academic achievements of 26 graduate students selected this spring as recipients of the honorific fellowships.  The honorific fellowships are named and endowed fellowships that support advanced Ph.D. students whose research shows exceptional promise.  The Jacobus…

Summer Concerts: When the Sun is High the Music Turns Up
June 14, 2016

Celebrating 24 years of community recitals, the Princeton University Carillon at the Graduate School located at 88 College Road West, Princeton, NJ 08544 will again host a season of  international summer concerts for the surrounding community.  All concerts start at 1:00 p.m. and are held rain…

Nine graduate students celebrated for excellence in teaching
June 13, 2016

The Graduate School has presented nine graduate students with its annual Teaching Awards in recognition of their outstanding abilities as teachers.

The awardees are Adam Brockett from the Department of Psychology, Zoe Buonaiuto from the Department of History, Amanda Cheong from the…