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  1. Why Being Rejected By Your Dream School Isn't The End Of The WorldRead the original story

    43 min ago | Switched

    ... in a college experience, regardless of the school name. According to a 2011 study by Alan Krueger of Princeton University and Stacy Dale of Mathematica Policy Research , students who were rejected by highly selective schools eventually raked in ...


  2. Port Authority panelist calls for more independent commissionersRead the original story

    47 min ago |

    ... choose commissioners who will be independent," said Doig, an emeritus professor of political science at Princeton University and author of "Empire on the Hudson," the definitive history of the bi-state agency. By "independent commissioners," Doig ...


  3. Craig Hulet: America's oligarchs want subjects not DemocracyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... oligarchy... tell me about this, what the heck is going on? Craig Hulet : Well it was two professors at Princeton University... it's the first academic study at this level. There's been nothing like it. Normally we try to look at different theories ...


  4. Alexander McCall Smith: The bright side of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Agency and the Isabel Dalhousie series, has paid homage to his poet hero in a small book as part of the Princeton University "Writers on Writers" series, What W.H. Auden Can Do For You . It could just as easily be dubbed "What Alexander McCall Smith ...


  5. New Feature: Philadelphia's Bizwomen in the newsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... e Princeton Club of Philadelphia. The PCOP mission is to enhance and deepen connections between alumni, Princeton University and the Philadelphia community.


  6. Princeton Univ. students who received meningitis B vaccine are recruited for research studyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    PRINCETON -- Princeton University students who received a previously unapproved meningitis vaccine in response to a campus outbreak are being recruited to participate in a study of the vaccine's impact.


  7. Ex-Princeton University President Named To Presidential Debate Commission BoardRead the original story

    4 hrs ago |

    Shirley M. Tilghman, former President of Princeton University, has been named to the Commission on Presidential Debates Board of Directors.


  8. Long-term unemployed struggle to find a " and keep a " jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... appears that reemployment does not fully reset the clock for the long-term unemployed," Krueger, now at Princeton University, wrote with two colleagues there. Roderick Negron is a textbook example. The New Jersey resident had worked at Sony for 23 ...


  9. Shining a light onNorman RockwellRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Record

    ... while Red Coats and royalists jeer. The work is worth $1.8 million, Rabon said, and is owned by the Princeton University trustees. "It's the roots that everyone is getting back to," Rabon said of the aura Rockwell evokes. "Everybody's realizing ...


  10. Despite Ukraine, Iranian Nuclear Talks on TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... concern of the P5+1 powers that a bomb could be created there. Can you shed light on this? A group at Princeton University suggested some months back that Iran could significantly reduce the amount of plutonium in the spent fuel from Arak by using ...


  11. Nebraska senate candidates Shane Osborn & Ben Sasse face off in back-to-back interviewsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Glenn Beck

    ... him from, say, Glenn's favorite president (sarcasm) Woodrow Wilson, who once served as the president of Princeton University. "Assure me that you are not going to turn into a 'I know better than everybody else' kind of Woodrow Wilson progressive and ...


  12. Princeton University battles bed bugs in two dorm roomsRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2013 | University Business

    A bed bug infestation at Princeton University has displaced several students from two separate dorm rooms in one of the campus's residential halls.


  13. EventRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | AEI

    ... at Baylor University and has been a research fellow at Yale University, a research associate at Princeton University, and a Civitas Fellow at the Brookings Institution. He is additionally the author of "When Marriage Disappears: The Retreat from ...


  14. Finding Ukraine on a map, revisitedRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... scientists Kyle Dropp (Dartmouth College), Joshua D. Kertzer (Harvard University) and Thomas Zeitzoff (Princeton University) concerning Americans' ability to place Ukraine on a map - and the relationship between the accuracy of this placement and ...


  15. Livingston Taylor to perform at New Hope WineryRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... He serves as co-director of the So Percussion Summer Institute, an annual intensive course at Princeton University for college-age percussionists. Separately, he is a member of So Percussion, a Brooklyn-based ensemble that brings the subtlety of ...


  16. #5 - TA - SSenior Gets Things DoneRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    ... has won the Harry F. Byrd Jr. Leadership Award for the 6th Congressional District. Gum plans to attend Princeton University after he graduates in June. Gum, one of Turner Ashby High School's top students, was selected to participate in the Virginia ...


  17. Lecturer to speak on future of higher educationRead the original story

    Yesterday | University of Kansas

    ... a graduate of the University of London and Oxford University. He has served as a visiting professor at Princeton University and became a faculty chair at the Santa Fe Insitute in 2009. Krakauer has been a visiting fellow at the Genomics Frontiers ...


  18. More for this showRead the original story

    Yesterday | Democracy Now

    ... joined by Stephen Cohen, professor emeritus of Russian studies and politics at New York University and Princeton University. "We are not at the beginning of a new Cold War, we are well into it," Cohen says, "which alerts us to the fact 'hot war' is ...


  19. Cal Poly student diagnosed with viral meningitisRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2013 |

    ... diagnosed with bacterial meningitis, and eight cases of bacterial meningitis have been confirmed at Princeton University since spring at its New Jersey campus. The college has been offering vaccine clinics for students this week, with more than ...


  20. Celebrity academicsEditorial BoardRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Chronicle

    ... when they fail in this regard. Enter the phenomenon of celebrity academics. Professors like former Princeton University professor Neil Degrasse Tyson, University of Chicago professor Steven Levitt and Duke's own Dan Ariely, have catapulted ...