Spotlight News

Wednesday, March 24, 2021
Leslie to step down as dean of the Graduate School
Sarah-Jane Leslie, dean of Princeton University's Graduate School, the Class of 1943 Professor of Philosophy and a graduate alumnus, will step down from her position as dean effective July 1 and return to the faculty.
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Graduate School launches inclusive leadership program supporting Princeton’s anti-racism efforts
Thirty-three Princeton graduate students co-created and completed the Graduate School’s inaugural Inclusive Leadership Learning Cohort (ILLC) in fall 2020 as part of the University's efforts to address systemic racism.
Friday, March 12, 2021
New Princeton-Techstars bootcamp boosts entrepreneurship for graduate students and postdocs
The first Princeton-Techstars bootcamp trained graduate students and postdocs on how to transition their ideas into entrepreneurial ventures that can grow opportunity and benefit society. 
Thursday, February 25, 2021
University plans to host outdoor Commencement at Princeton Stadium on May 16
The Commencement ceremony would be held in compliance with public health and social distancing protocols.
Monday, February 22, 2021
Sixth annual Princeton Research Day goes virtual to celebrate research and creative work
Princeton Research Day, the University’s celebration of research, scholarship and creative work, will be held in a virtual format on May 6.
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Fellowship awards recognize the achievement of 26 graduate students
The Graduate School is pleased to honor the 26 graduate students selected as recipients of the 2020-2021 honorific fellowships. Each spring, the dean of the Graduate School and the academic affairs deans, in consultation with the Fellowship Subcommittee of the Faculty Committee on the Graduate...
Monday, December 7, 2020
In pandemic, Princeton graduate students and faculty raced to create innovative protections for hospital staff
In labs across campus, faculty, graduate students and research staff have been working to address urgent medical needs in the community and beyond.
Friday, November 20, 2020
Graduate School expands sixth-year funding program to support Ph.D. students during the pandemic
Princeton University’s Graduate School expands its Dean’s Completion Fellowship/PGRA Program, a sixth-year funding program that provides financial resources and work opportunities for students pursuing doctoral degrees in the humanities and social sciences.
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Chemistry Ph.D. student Brooke Johnson shares her journey to Princeton
Brooke Johnson, a chemistry graduate student, answers questions about her journey as a first-generation college student to earning her Ph.D. at Princeton. 
Friday, August 28, 2020
Graduate Scholars Program aims to improve graduate experience for students from underrepresented backgrounds
The Graduate Scholars Program at Princeton University's Graduate School provides academic and social support for students from underrepresented backgrounds.