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Princeton, New Jersey

Princeton, New Jersey

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

April 23, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Historic Princeton, NJ offers quaint, small-town views.

Track Team Gets Split Between Two Meets Over Weekend

Track Team Gets Split Between Two Meets Over Weekend

By Tony Schwab, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2016


Filed under Sports

It was another busy weekend for the track teams, who sent participants to events in New York and New Jersey.

NYU, Princeton professors pen income analysis paper

NYU, Princeton professors pen income analysis paper

March 25, 2014


Filed under News

Professors from NYU and Princeton University published a paper through the Brookings Institute on March 20 that describes “the wealthy hand-to-mouth,” a substantial group of people who live above the poverty line but pay living expenses on a paycheck-to-paycheck basis on. The people in this group...

Scientific Society: Widespread meningitis B vaccinations will contain outbreak

Scientific Society: Widespread meningitis B vaccinations will contain outbreak

March 24, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

In the past year, two outbreaks of serogroup B meningococcal disease at Princeton University and University of California-Santa Barbara have led to the use of a vaccine that will prevent the spread of this bacterial strain, marking the first time the vaccine has been utilized in the United Stat...

NYUminton hones in on skills before upcoming tournaments

NYUminton hones in on skills before upcoming tournaments

February 27, 2014


Filed under Sports

Despite injury and lack of practice time, the birdies of the NYU Badminton team flew past their competitors this season. NYUminton, as the players call themselves, dominated matches against Princeton and Rutgers universities at Rutgers on Saturday. After losing their first game, first-time mix...

Kwame Anthony Appiah to join NYU Philosophy Department

Kwame Anthony Appiah to join NYU Philosophy Department

December 4, 2013


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Philosopher Kwame Anthony Appiah will leave Princeton University at the end of the current semester to join NYU’s Department of Philosophy and the NYU School of Law in January 2014. “Leaving Princeton is bittersweet, since it has been a wonderful place to teach and to think,” Appiah said. “But ...