Princetonians around the world


hangoutEach summer, Princeton students fan out around the globe for summer study abroad programs, research and internships, often receiving significant financial assistance through the University. Several students recently participated in a video chat, sharing their experiences while embarking on a summer of service, learning and adventure.

Watch the video chat with five Princeton students spending the summer abroad

State Senate President Sweeney visits cancer research lab

KangLabNew Jersey Senate President Stephen Sweeney recently toured the lab of Professor Yibin Kang, where researchers are trying to understand how cancer spreads in the human body. Kang is among 32 Princeton researchers who have received a total of nearly $4.4 million from the New Jersey Commission on Cancer research since 1997.

Learn more about Sweeney’s tour of Kang’s lab

Partial Faculty Road closure will affect traffic, Dinky

From 5 a.m. Friday, July 11, through the evening rush hour Wednesday, July 16, Faculty Road will be closed from Alexander Street to Elm Drive due to the construction of grade crossing improvements and  road and sidewalk improvements. No vehicles will be able to enter or leave Faculty Road via Alexander Street. There also will be no vehicular, bike or pedestrian access through the construction area.

Learn more about the construction on Faculty Road