Princeton project expands to create a worldwide fleet of robotic floats to monitor ocean health .
The NSF is turning Princeton's successful SOCCOM project, of ocean-monitoring robotic floats in the Southern Ocean, into a global network of floating ocean monitors. A single robotic float costs the same as two days at sea on a research ship, but floats can collect data autonomously for more than five years, in all seasons, including during winter storms?when shipboard work is limited.
New technique could help repair nerve damage .
A new recipe for patterning cells on a surface holds promise for spinal cord injuries.
Princeton endowment earns 5.6% return; continues to support financial aid, COVID-19 testing and daily University operations .
Princeton University's endowment earned a 5.6%?investment gain for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2020. The endowment value stood at $26.6 billion.
Princeton Professor of Visual Arts Deana Lawson wins Hugo Boss Prize, first photographer to be awarded the prize .
Deana Lawson, professor of visual arts in the Lewis Center for the Arts, has received the Hugo Boss Prize, the first photographer to win the prize in its history.
Princeton is led by Christopher L. Eisgruber, a constitutional scholar who became our?20th president in 2013. The trustees?are responsible for the overall direction of the University. Our?academic officers and officers of the corporation oversee various aspects of University governance. ??
- 1746College of New Jersey founded in Elizabeth, New Jersey, by the Presbyterian Synod
- 1896Name officially changed to Princeton University
- 1900Graduate School established
- 1969Trustees vote to admit women undergraduates
- 2001Financial aid policy changes, replacing loans with grants that do not need to be repaid