A physics treasure hidden in a wallpaper pattern .
A newly identified insulating material could one day enable more efficient electronics or even quantum computing.
Princeton’s McComas will lead IMAP, a NASA mission to study the heliosphere .
Astrophysicist David McComas will be the principal investigator for the IMAP mission to study the heliosphere.
Lewis Arts complex receives industry awards for redevelopment, construction .
Princeton University's Lewis Arts complex, which opened in October 2017, received two industry awards this month for its redevelopment focus and for construction of a cultural building.
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