International fieldwork: Princeton geosciences major studies fisheries in New Zealand .
Keo Chan, a member of the Class of 2018, studied fisheries science during his semester abroad in New Zealand.
Princeton undergraduate Chester Lam dies in New York City .
Chester Lam, a member of the Class of 2019, died Friday, Jan. 12, at a hospital in New York City. He was 20 years old.
In India, subtle corruption robs villagers of roads .
Political corruption in India increased the chances that roads meant to connect isolated areas to the rest of the country would never be built, even though the government had paid for them, according to researchers at Princeton and the Paris School of Economics.
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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