Alumni in the News
Princeton’s Center on Contemporary China named in honor of Paul and Marcia Wythes .
A gift from the Wythes family — Marcia Wythes, Jennifer Wythes Vettel, Paul Wythes Jr. and Linda Wythes Knoll — has named the University’s Center on Contemporary China in honor of former trustee Paul Wythes of the Class of 1955 and his wife, Marcia.
How global warming is drying up the North American monsoon .
Previous researchers have concluded that global warming was simply delaying the North American monsoon, which brings summer rains to the southwestern U.S. and northwestern Mexico. But a new, high-resolution climate model that corrects for persistent sea surface temperature (SST) biases now suggests that the monsoon is not simply delayed, but that the region's total rainfall is facing a dramatic reduction.
Festival of the Arts brings together community, campus to fête new Lewis Arts complex .
During a four-day Festival of the Arts, Oct. 5-8, Princeton University celebrated the opening of the new Lewis Arts complex with more than 100 events, taking audiences on a journey of the arts through the ages and around the world.