Sometimes study abroad leads you to unexpected places. Cricket Gullickson ’15 found herself hiking Mt. Kenya at sunrise while abroad with Princeton’s Tropical Biology and Sustainability program. Hear her story in the first installment of OIP’s new Stories from Abroad series.
Princeton University seniors Johannes Hallermeier, Brian Kim, and Zoe Zhang have been named 2016 Yenching Scholars for graduate study at the Yenching Academy of Peking University in Beijing, China. The program, now it its second year, offers a one-year master’s degree (in English) designed to prepare an elite class of future leaders to meet the challenges of the 21st century global landscape.
Princeton University senior and physics major Joseph Scherrer is one of 12 college seniors and first-year graduate students nationwide to be named 2016 Hertz Fellows by the Fannie and John Hertz Foundation. The fellows, who were selected from more than 800 applicants, will receive a stipend and full tuition support valued at $250,000 for up to five years of graduate study in the applied physical, biological and engineering sciences.