Priests, scholars gather to celebrate Princeton’s Ethiopian manuscripts .
Ethiopian scholars and priests shared their knowledge of Ethiopia’s ancient tradition of written literature and bound manuscripts at a March 12 event focused on Princeton University's Collections of Ethiopian manuscripts.
Uhlenbeck receives Abel Prize for geometric analysis .
Karen Uhlenbeck won the 2019 Abel Prize “for her pioneering achievements in geometric partial differential equations, gauge theory and integrable systems, and for the fundamental impact of her work on analysis, geometry and mathematical physics.”
Ecologist Henry Horn, founding director of Program in Environmental Studies, dies at 77 .
Henry Horn, professor of ecology and evolutionary biology, emeritus, died March 14.
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.
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