University will support COVID-19 vaccine efforts by hosting clinics for campus community .
At the request of the New Jersey Department of Health, Princeton University will be one of numerous distribution points for the COVID-19 vaccine once available throughout the state. The University must follow the direction of the state health department and does not yet know when it will receive vaccine.
Haykel receives Luce grant for three-year research project on Muslim communities in India .
Bernard Haykel, professor of Near Eastern studies and director of the Institute for Transregional Study of the Contemporary Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia at Princeton, will jointly lead a major three-year research project on Muslim communities in India with the support of a generous $385,000 grant from the Luce Foundation.
Judith Weisenfeld explores psychiatry, race and religion in the post-Civil War era .
In Princeton's 2020 Discovery magazine, Weisenfeld explains how psychiatry was used to subjugate Blacks following Emancipation.
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